Art / Crafts

Art: The Hudson River School

Learn aboute the works of America’s first major school of artists. Looking at the works of Thomas Cole, Frederick Edwin Church and others, we will discuss how they related to the European art world of the 19th century and how the Hudson River School artists created a look that was also unique to the American spirit.

Ann Shifflet is an instructor at the Columbus College of Art and Design in the History of Art and Design Department. Her areas of interest include Art, Design and Culture, History of Modern Design, 19th Century Art, Romanticism in Art, Northern Renaissance Art and Zombies in Literature, Legend and Film. She holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Rochester and M.A. in Art History from the University of South Carolina.

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Friday, May 16, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Art: Goya and Modernism

Join Ann Shifflet for a look at the innovative and expressive paintings and prints of Goya, the genius of the Spanish art world in the 19th century. Ms. Shifflet will show Goya as an artist who was ahead of his time and and explain how his work influenced later artists.

Ann Shifflet is an instructor at the Columbus College of Art and Design in the History of Art and Design Department. Her areas of interest include Art, Design and Culture, History of Modern Design, 19th Century Art, Romanticism in Art, Northern Renaissance Art and Zombies in Literature, Legend and Film. She holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Rochester and M.A. in Art History from the University of South Carolina.

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Friday, April 25, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Spring Cards

Drop-in anytime today and make a spring card in our Youth Services Department. Keep one for someone special and make another to brighten the day of a local senior citizen. Our Outreach Services will deliver donated cards during the next few weeks.
Related Reading: Cards, Wrap and Tags by Anna Claybourne

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Friday, April 18, 2014 (All day)

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