Emulate that of Vincent Van Gogh at the Muscatine Art Center’s Kids Saturday Workshop

Vincent Van Gogh's, "Sunflowers," completed in August 1889. [Courtesy Van Gogh Museum]

Throughout his legacy, famed post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh was known for his of bold choices of color and distinctive brush strokes throughout his chosen canvas. One instantly-recognizable piece that commonly comes to mind is The Starry Night completed in 1889.

Do you have, or do you know a child interested in the works of Van Gogh and/or would like to try their hand at re-creating one of his works?

The Muscatine Art Center invites children ages 7 through 14 and their families to a FREE Kids Saturday Workshop on April 30th from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for their “Paint Like Van Gogh” program.

Come learn more about the infamous Dutch artist and his impact on the creative world as you recreate your own vase of sunflowers reminiscent to that of Van Gogh’s other well-known painting that same year.

To register, call 563-263-8282 by April 28th.

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