Educator Workshop: Van Gogh, Monet, Degas, and Their Times | Feb 14 & 16
Frist Art Museum
Thu, Feb 14 9:00 am
During this workshop, examine paintings by masters such as Edgar Degas, Édouard Manet, Claude Monet, Henri Rousseau, and Vincent van Gogh. Participate in a gallery tour and studio activities, receive teaching materials, and discuss curriculum connections. Artist Megan Lightell will share ideas and hands-on activities that will encourage teachers to take students outdoors to draw and paint from direct observation in the tradition of the French painters who worked en plein air. Educators will leave this workshop with a variety of options for including an outdoor observational painting process in their curriculum. Thursday, February 14, or Saturday, February 16, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.