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Enjoy Paint Night from the comfort of your home

We recently hosted a paint night with artist Janie Walland. We’re sharing the program so that you too can make your own Starfish & Love painting. Here are the supplies that Janie used (but you’re welcome to adjust them to … Continue reading

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Discover Pablo Picasso through the eyes of the artist

Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso (yes, that is his actual full name) is both one of the most important and successful artists in recent history. He’s … Continue reading

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Enjoy the submissions from our Virtual Art Show for kids

Thanks to all the kids who submitted artwork for our online art show. It’s a joy to enjoy (and share) your creativity! The theme for the show is mystical, magical places.

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Discover the art of the Civil War

Discover how the Civil War inspired artists like Frederic Edwin Church and Winslow Homer, poets like Walt Whitman and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, songs like “Dixie” and “Lorena,” and authors like Ambrose Bierce and Margaret Mitchell. Presented by Mary Lintern of … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Post-Impressionists with Henri Matisse

Join our Collections Development Manager Barb Hauer as she introduces you to the art of the fauvists and their leader, Henri Matisse. Fauvism absorbed lessons from both post-impressionist painters like Cézanne and Van Gogh and neo-impressionists like Seurat. The fauvists employed … Continue reading

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