George Rodrigue

George Rodrigue - More Blue Dog Paintings Video Resources...

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George Rodrigue ~ Painter of Blue Dog ~
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Can an artist only focus on one subject, like a dog, and create a series of paintings based on that animal?
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George Rodrique Did!!!
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Who is George Rodrique? George Rodrigue was born on March 13, 1944. He grew up in New Iberia, Louisiana. He is known for his creation of the Blue Dog series of paintings.
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Lousiana artist George Rodrigue used the legend of the loupe- garou that he heard as a boy to create Blue Dog. Legend said a loupe-garou is a scary werewolf dog. Rodrigue used his dog, Tiffany as the inspiration for his creation of Blue Dog. Rodrigue transformed Tiffany from a frisky -- and white-furred -- terrier/spaniel to Blue Dog. How did Tiffany, George Rodrigue's beloved pet, become the Blue Dog?
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More Blue Dog Paintings
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More Blue Dog Paintings
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Unformatted text preview: More Blue Dog Paintings Video Resources Click to watch a video clip about George Rodrigue and his dog. (On U-Tube, Preview Before Showing Students) Click to watch a video clip of George Rodigue painting blue dog. View George Rodigue’s Website @ http://www.georgerodrigue.com/ Resources The images were borrowed from the following websites…. • Lizard by Jillian Larking http://www.visitaboriginalart.com/artsite/welcome.cfm • Race Horses by Edgar Degas http://www.arthistory.cc/auth/degas/index.htm • Tiffany, the Blue Dog George Rodrigue http://www.io.com/gibbonsb/index.html • Washington Blue Dog by George Rodrigue http://www.ibiblio.org/jimmy/folkden-wp/?cat=18 • Winter by George Rodrigue http://personal.uncc.edu/jvanoate/k9/artdogs.htm...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 311 taught by Professor Sisterholmes during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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