Every image that you choose to place on your poster board MUST include the following information in a caption places below, beside, or above the image/graphic:
Medium [watercolor, oil, graphite pencil etc.]
Winslow Homer and The Sea
Northeaster, oil on canvas, 34 1/2 x 50 in., 1895
The Gulf Stream, oil on canvas, 28 1/8 x 49 1/8 in., 1899 ---------------> Waterfan, watercolor.374x534 mm, 1898
Why did I choose Homer? What do I like best about his work? How did Homer influence my art? What impact did Homer have on the art world?
Winslow Homer, while Homer is known as "The Greatest It is my goal to master watercolour Winslow Homer's realistic treatment of his subjects and color
a native New Yorker, spent Pictoral Poet of Outdoor Life in painting and to add movement and influenced J. LaFarge, John Marin, & Andrew Wyeth.
many years in New England in the USA". He was a student of depth. Water is extremely challenging He emerged in his totality as a watercolour painter after working
and England by the sea. The the Hudson River School. to depict, whether still or in motion. in oil for many years. His use depiction of light, movement, &
ocean depicts life and mortality Although he wasn't wealthy Homer's use of white along side areas tramsparency inspired many 19th,20th & 21st century painters.
and will always serve as a subject during his lifetime, Homer has more of colors of deepening hue is something
for artists, including myself! paintings in museum collections I plan to experiment with.