Drawing the Still Life: History & Practice
Oct 07 - Nov 18 | mon | 9:30AM - 11:30AM
$25 Drop-In Members
$30 Drop-In Non-Members
Drawing, Painting & Printmaking Studio
All levels welcome
Learn the history of the still life in painting, drawing, and printmaking. Each class will include slideshow examples working through the visual history, followed by drawing a different still life each week using various tools with charcoal, ink and graphite. Take the full 7-week class or drop in when you are able.
Still Life found in the Tomb of Menna, Egypt.
Detail of 1st Century Roman fresco found in Pompeii.
Jan Brueghel the Elder, Flowers in a Wooden Vessel, 1606-1607.
Vincent Van Gogh, Sunflowers, 1889.
Georges Braque Still Life with Metronome, 1909
Still life drawing by Bronwyn Minton.
Bronwyn Minton is a multi-disciplinary artist and independent curator. She holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. She joined the Art Association after being at the National Museum of Wildlife Art for more than 13 years. Her artwork has been shown nationally and internationally, and is in public collections including the Wyoming State Museum and the Nicolaysen Art Museum, St. John’s Hospital Foundation, and Teton Media Works, as well as private collections. Over the past fifteen years Minton has curated many art exhibits that brought together a wide range of the Jackson Hole community. She has been awarded two Wyoming Arts Council Visual Arts Fellowships, and the Cultural Council of Jackson Hole’s Creative Pulse Award.