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Sketching Sunday Inside Out

Hopefully by now you’ve had a chance to enjoy Inside Out, the latest movie by Pixar.  Inside Out tells the story of the emotions inside Riley’s head, namely Fear, Sadness, Disgust, Anger, and Joy.
g1We all know that we convey our own emotions through our facial expressions.  And if there’s one thing we have a lot of in the CAM collection , it is portraits showing people’s faces!  We decided to use the emotions of Inside Out as our prompt for Sketching Sunday this month.  Here are some of our suggestions for each emotion—what other examples can you find in the collection?

cam_1940.981_00Joy: Young Woman Playing a Lyre by Elizabeth Vigée-Lebrun

1997.152_CAMFear: Eve Hearing the Voice by Moses Ezekiel

dness: Mourning, Brittany by Charles Cottet

: Portrait of a Man in Armor by Anthony van Dyck

: Hercules and Antaeus by Stefano Maderno

I hope that you’ll join us on Sunday, July 5th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. for our Inside Out edition of Sketching Sunday.  Don’t forget to post photos of your sketches to Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag: #sketchingsunday.