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Teacher Workshop “John Singer Sargent”

Saturday, Apr 05, 2014
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet Map & Directions

John Singer Sargent called watercolor painting “making the best of an emergency,” perhaps referring to an unforgiving art form. Find new ways to paint and new uses for familiar techniques while exploring nearly 100 watercolors by one of the greatest American painters in the exhibition John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors.

About Teacher Workshops
Designed for small groups, in-depth teacher workshops use the Museum's art collections and exhibitions to introduce new ways of thinking about the curriculum and to show innovative teaching approaches. Each educator receives an illustrated teacher packet and a certificate of participation. Lunch is provided. Registration is $45 for MFAH Members, $50 for nonmembers. Most workshops are approved by the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.

For more information and a full list of available workshops, see Teacher Workshops, e-mail schools@mfah.org or call 713.639.7590.

All education programs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, receive endowment income from funds provided by Caroline Wiess Law; The National Endowment for the Humanities; the William Randolph Hearst Foundation; the Fondren Foundation; BMC Software, Inc.; the Wallace Foundation; the Louise Jarrett Moran Bequest; the Neal Myers and Ken Black Children’s Art Fund; the Favrot Fund; and Gifts in honor of Beth Schneider.