Horace Pippin loved to draw pictures for his sisters, his classmates, his co-workers. Even during W.W.I, Horace filled his notebooks with drawings from the trenches—until he was wounded. Would he ever draw again? Bryant & Sweet share the story of a self-taught artist who overcame poverty, racism, disability and war to become an American master.
FOR EDUCATORS: The Classroom Bookshelf created a detailed and valuable resource guide including references, links, as well as curriculum activities Thinking in Pictures, Teaching Ideas and Invitations, and more, for grades kindergarten and up.
Who was Horace Pippin? Here’s a video to find out more.