NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

Youth Drawing 101

Encyclart

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Samuel F.B. Morse, Gallery of the Louvre, 1831–33, Oil on canvas, 73 3/4 x 108 inches, Chicago, Terra Foundation for American Art

With Museum educator Lara Del Piano, students will explore vintage encyclopedias and dictionaries, choosing a word and accompanying definition to create mixed media artwork in pen & ink, watercolor, and colored pencils. Participants will also have the opportunity to study Samuel F.B. Morse's Gallery of the Louvre, a monumental painting that features the masterworks of the Musée du Louvre, one of the world's great encyclopedic museums. Youth Drawing 101 is suitable for youth ages 11–13; preregistration is required.

Admission

$12 Members

$22 non-Members

Schedule

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm