Stories in the Afternoon

Freeing Colors

The Mulberry Tree, October 1889
Vincent van Gogh
Dutch, 1853-1890
Oil on canvas
Norton Simon Art Foundation, Gift of Mr. Norton Simon
© 2014 Norton Simon Art Foundation

Freeing Colors

Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Artists like Van Gogh and Picasso used colors in new and interesting ways. Read The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and experiment with your own unconventional color choices.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4–8. | No reservations needed