These sites are about American artist Norman Rockwell. Learn about his artwork and its influence on American culture. There are biographies on Rockwell’s life and career. View some examples of his work. Includes classroom activities.
In this activity, students examine the histories of patriotic emblems and explore ways in which this type of artwork uses these emblems to demonstrate the ideals they embody. One of the pieces to be studied is Norman Rockwell's Freedom from Fear poster.
In this lesson, students will examine work by Norman Rockwell to understand how his work is reflective of American values. Viewing the PBS special edition DVD on Norman Rockwell is necessary for this lesson.