Distance Learning

Florida Artists: The Highway Men

Thursday April 12, 2007
Friday April 13, 2007
10:30-11:15 AM

In the Distance Learning Session, Florida Artists: The Highway Men, This Distance Learning Program will highlight the group of Florida artists known as “The Highway Men”. These Florida African Americans used their talent painting scenic views of the Florida Landscape, many near the Ft. Pierce, Fl. Area. Artists include: A.E. “Bean” Backus, James Hair, Newton, Alfred Hair, etc. * This session may include guests.

Students will create their own familiar scene within Florida.

Click here[pdf link] to download the lesson plan for this session.

To register for the session please contact Alice Chotovinsky alice.chotovinsky@browardschools.com. For more information about Distance Learning programming, call 954. 921. 3274, ext. 232.