If you are looking for a contemporary black artist,
check out the work of Kansas City artist Dean Mitchell.
I've used his powerful portraits in my classroom often.
Check your library for his book:
His work is well worth your attention and more importantly
your students should become aware of an artist they will hear
more about as the enter their adult years.
Woody, Retired in Albuquerque
35 Quality Middle School Art Lessons
in powerpoint format, on one CD $17 (includes shipping)
Ordering Address: PO Box 91703
Albuquerque, NM 87199-1703
“The function of the overwhelming majority of your artwork
is simply to teach you how to make the small fraction
of your artwork that soars.” from: “Art & Fear”
Where Woody's watercolors are:
Newest Fantastic Triplet Pics:
Our Mountain in New Mexico: