Thursday Summer Fun

Art Becomes Fancy

Happy Lovers, c. 1760-65
Jean-Honoré Fragonard
French, 1732-1806
Oil on canvas
35-1/2 x 47-3/4 in. (90.2 x 121.3 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation
F.1965.1.021.P

Art Becomes Fancy

Date: Thursday, July 19, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Thursday Summer Fun

Learn to recognize and create elements of Rococo art, including pastel colors, birds and romance, with Fragonard, Tiepolo and others. Design a Rococo clock using some of the forms and colors in the paintings you’ve seen, or invent your own. Recommended for families with children ages 4-10.


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