Georgia oKeffe 2

Georgia oKeffe 2 - Georgia o’KEeffe Georgia My name is...

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Unformatted text preview: Georgia o’KEeffe Georgia My name is Georgia O’Keeffe. When I was 12 years old I knew I wanted to be an artist. I went to art schools and even was an art teacher for a while. The one thing I love to do is PAINT! Georgia O’Keeffe was born on her family’s Georgia large Wisconsin farm in 1887. large She would grow up to become one of She America’s most famous painters. America’s Georgia loved to paint flowers, mountains, seashells, and even animal bones she found in the desert. and Georgia usually made her flowers very large. It is the flower paintings that she is most famous for. flower More Flower Paintings More More Flower Paintings More Shell Paintings Shell Georgia went out west to visit friends in New Mexico. friends She thought the desert was She an exciting place to paint. an Here she began painting the Here animal bones, desert flowers, and sun-baked adobe churches she saw. adobe Animal Skulls Animal More paintings of animal bones. More Georgia also loved to paint leaves. Georgia More Leaf Paintings More More Leaf Paintings More Georgia O’Keeffe Georgia Georgia O’Keeffe Georgia decided to become an artist at a time when it was proper only for women to teach art. women Georgia O’Keeffe lived Georgia to be 98 years old. ...
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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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