Still Life...

How to teach Still Painting to 3rd Graders?  It seems beginning with inspiration from Cezanne, Morandi, and Van Gogh ( for all the riotous color) is a good way to begin. Ah, just though of Matisse, another accessible artist to inspire 8-9 year olds. 

Paul Cezanne, Still life with fruits

Paul Cezanne, Still life with fruits