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Visual Arts Toolkit: Self-Portrait--Gaela Erwin

6 minutes 35 seconds

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As she works on a self-portrait, artist Gaela Erwin talks about her interest in the genre. She also talks about the revision process, how painting self-portraits causes her to look inward, and issues of mortality and resurrection that are often the subtext of her work. Part of the "Visual Arts Toolkit" series.

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Runtime: 6 minutes 35 seconds

Still image from: Visual Arts Toolkit: Printmaking--Stephanie Potter
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Episode 1
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Episode 2
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Still image from: Visual Arts Toolkit: Self-Portrait--Gaela Erwin
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Episode 3
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Grade Level: 10 - 12