Friday, April 18, 2014

Rembrandt


The week of Easter seems the perfect time to study the work of Rembrandt van Rijn.  His use of light to portray Biblical stories is awe inspiring.  


Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn

1606-1669

Holland


In preparation for the coming class, please print the following image and place it in a location that you child will see often.  

The Risen Christ Appearing to Mary Magdalen
Rembrandt van Rijn
1638, oil on canvas
Royal Collection, Buckingham Palace, London

We will be making seed envelopes.  In order to complete this project your child will need to bring the following items to class:

  • Prang crayons, minimum 8 color set - 1 per student
  • Scotch 3M clear glue stick - can be shared
  • pencil with an eraser (does not need to be an artist pencil) - 1 per student
  • several cotton swabs
  • several paper towels
See you on Friday, April 25th at 6:30!
Sheryl