Young Artists' Workshop

A Walk on the Wild Side

Exotic Landscape, 1910
Henri Rousseau
French, 1844-1910
Oil on canvas
51-1/4 x 64 in. (130.2 x 162.6 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation

A Walk on the Wild Side

Date: Saturday, January 19, 2013
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Teacher: Jamie Sweetman
Type: Young Artists' Workshop

Artist Jamie Sweetman leads a search for wildlife in the Norton Simon’s collections. By constructing forms from simple shapes, students draw a variety of animals and combine various attributes to create original creatures of their own.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | The course is free, and space is limited to 20 participants. All materials are provided. This activity is designed for families with children ages 8 -12. | Online registration is required.