Artist Journals

Artist Journals

Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890), Portrait of a Peasant (Patience Escalier), August 1888, Oil on canvas, Norton Simon Art Foundation, © Norton Simon Art Foundation

DATE:
TIME:
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
SPEAKER:
Mariko Tu

Look closely at Van Gogh’s Portrait of a Peasant (Patience Escalier), and learn about the artist’s letters and drawings to his brother Theo. Using the technique of bookbinding, create and design your own artist journal to write and sketch in over the summer.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
This one-hour program for middle school students (ages 11–14) is free.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Space is limited to 15 participants and advanced registration is required.