April 4, 2018
By Matt Clower
Artist Dr. Art Bacon paints a Troy Elementary School student during a live art demonstration sponsored by Troy University's International Art Center.
It starts with a few brush stokes, brown swoops on a bright white canvas. As artist Dr. Art Bacon leans over to peer at his subject—a young girl seated on a stool—a classroom full of fourth-graders leans forward to watch him.
Soon, the swoops and swishes of brown paint form the familiar face of one…