The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Monthly archive January, 2021
Drawing from Life: Teaching Studio Art During a Pandemic

Drawing from Life: Teaching Studio Art During a Pandemic

The following is an interview between Loeb Post-Baccalaureate Fellow Cassie Jain and Art Department professors Gina Ruggeri and Laura Newman. By devising and implementing social distancing protocol and hybrid teaching programs, Vassar College was able to welcome students back to campus for the fall 2020 semester. However, campus life still looked far from normal. New challenges—including...
Inspiration from Hiroshige: Making an Enamel Fox

Inspiration from Hiroshige: Making an Enamel Fox

Today’s blog post comes from Olivia Feltus, Art Center student docent and Vassar class of ’21. As a Japanese and Art History double major, I am always looking out for connections between my fields of study. Also, as someone with a background in studio art, I am always looking for inspiration for my own work. Fortunately,...