This week’s Art History lesson is a study of the painting – “Madonna of the Book” by Botticelli 1480-83. It is Early Italian Renaissance. The painting is 23″x15″, tempera on a panel.
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Parents and Artists, October tuition is due this week. Class schedules are as following: Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays classes – 5 lessons. Thursday classes – 4 lessons. Friday classes – 3 classes. The studio will be closed the 26th due to the Art Show Opening on the 27th. Saturday classes – 3 lessons. I didn’t…
I forgot to add the post about Art History this week. We are celebrating Horatio Greenough’s birthday. He lived from 1805-1852. The U.S. government commissioned (vocabulary word) to sculpt a sculpture of George Washington. Greenough’s sculpture was very controversial (vocab. word) as you can see. He modeled the sculpture after a Greek statue of Zeus…