Create a painting inspired by the styles of Kehinde Wiley and Kara Walker.

Kehinde Wiley is an American painter most known for his portraits of African American men and women set against classical European painting motifs. Kara Walker is an American artist working in various mediums, renowned for her cut paper silhouettes depicting histories of the American south. 

Participants will combine their techniques to create a unique portrait or self-portait! 

Please bring a copy of a photo that you would like to use. Do not bring an originial photo unless you are prepared for it to be augmented.

This program is part of the Library’s celebration of Black History Month

Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time:
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Campbell Room
Location:
Shirlington Branch Library
Audience:
Events for Adults 18+ Only Good for Young Professionals (Lit Up)
Categories:
Maker > Arts and Crafts
Calendar:
Shirlington

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