16- Why Study Norman Rockwell


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By Julie Abels, Julie Abels of Ridge Light Ranch | Artist, and Art Curriculum Creator. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

The 2nd artist we’ll study in our spring semester is Norman Rockwell. Who was he? What was his art like and why should we study him?

Get the full highlight's here: http://ridgelightranch.com/podcast-16-why-norman-rockwell/

Things we mention:

  • Van Gogh
  • Grandma Moses
  • Cook’s Illustrated magazine
  • Watercolor Pencils
    • Harder pencils: Prismacolor
    • Softer pencils: Faber Castel Albert Durer
  • The Powerful Blue, Red, and Maroon Quilt (photos coming soon!)
Rockwell’s Art we Mentioned:

WikiArt.com is a great place to see most of Rockwell's paintings.

  • Boy with a Baby Carriage
  • They Remembered Me
  • Soldier and Conrads
  • Stuck Inside
  • Rosie the Riveter
  • The Problem We All Live With
  • Lincoln for the Defense
  • The Golden Rule
  • The Music Man
  • The Runaway
  • Doctor

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