Yayoi Kusama Dot Pumpkin Art Lesson with Infinity Nets





Yayoi Kusama is a contemporary Japanese artist who has been called ‘the princess of polka dots’! This set will not only help you draw pumpkins (for any art project or craft) but also add infinity nets in the background. These are perfect for your fall art lessons and make a striking patterned pumpkin display in the hallway.

You will be amazed at the different variations on the lesson you can do with this resource.  This helps with differentiation and just mixing things up a bit for different grade levels.

Students Will:

  • Make a timeline about Yayoi Kusama.
  • Learn to draw a pumpkin with shading.
  • Add dots and patterns to a pumpkin.
  • Make an infinity net background.
  • Color a portrait of Yayoi Kusama.

What you Get:

  • Teacher Instructions (6 pages)
  • Pumpkin Drawing (1page)
  • Pumpkin Template (1 page)
  • Roll & Draw (1 page)
  • Choice Drawing (2 pages)
  • Print & Go (1 page)
  • Infinity Net Steps (5 pages)
  • Infinity Net Coloring/Samples (5 pages)
  • Pumpkin Samples (1page)
  • Color Portrait (1 page)
  • Coloring Pages (3 pages)
  • Timeline Activity (3 pages)

>>>>> A total of 30 pages!

You can use a variety of techniques and art materials to make the pumpkins!  I’ll show you an example of what I used to make my pumpkin in the teacher’s instructions.

This lesson is perfect to use after reading the book, Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity, by Sarah Suzuki, (MOMA).


Easily download this PDF with a link that is automatically emailed to you immediately after your purchase and you can begin drawing right away!


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