Del Ray Artisans
Del Ray Artisans is a community art center that strives to promote art that is beneficial to artists and the surrounding community. The art center has exhibited art of a variety of mediums, with a new exhibit on display almost every month.
Groups will enjoy seeing art produced using a wide range of mediums including sculpture, charcoal, clay, and more. College groups will love the Open Life Drawing Sessions where they can hone in on their figure drawing skills using watercolor or ink. Open Life Drawing Sessions last from two to three hours and include gestures, short pose sessions, and long pose sessions.
supports classroom learning in:
Art, Drawing, Sculpture.
Art Museum Lesson Plan
– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.
– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.
– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.
– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.View Lesson Plan>>