Silhouettes: From Past to Present

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Saturday September 3, 2016 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


From its humble beginnings in 18th Century France, to its "golden age" in the 1800s, see how the art of the silhouette has evolved over the years. Today, only a handful of artists still practice silhouette cutting, yet the art form is making a comeback in everything from modern advertising, to animation. Jordan Monsell will do a live demonstration, discuss other artists in the field, and take questions from the audience.


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Nerd Culture

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Artists, History