Saturday, October 21, 2017

Learning from the Famous Artists Course

The Norman Rockwell Museum produced this new video about the Famous Artists Course (Link to video)


The clips include color video of some of the faculty of 1950s American illustrators, along with Walt Reed, who was one of the faculty helpers, and Elwood Smith and Howard Cruz, who took the course.

Norman Rockwell in his Stockbridge, Massachusetts,
studio surrounded by his many studies for Art Critic. Bill Scovill 1955
Their exhibit "Learning from the Masters" will be on view through November 19.
You can still get secondhand copies of the Famous Artists Course.

3 comments:

bernicky said...

Wow what a find - thank you for sharing it.

Cynthia KanabUT said...

I found this course for less at ABE Books, then found it in PDF format on SCRIBD. Excellent material. I will be looking at this for a long time.

Christopher Sobieniak said...

Someone in my house has the three books available in the course, but she's not letting me have all of them. :-(