The Art of Painting: A Conversation with President Bush's Art Instructors


September 6, 2017

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Location: The George W. Bush Presidential Center Auditorium
Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Time: 6:30 p.m. | Museum doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Price: $65

President Bush’s Portraits of Courage, the bestselling book and accompanying special exhibit, is a vibrant collection of oil paintings and stories honoring the sacrifice and courage of America’s military veterans. NBC 5 anchor Meredith Land moderated a fun discussion with President Bush’s art instructors that provided a behind-the-scenes look at his training, dedication and development as an artist.


  • Introduction of President George W. Bush by Mrs. Laura Bush
  • Introduction of panelists by President Bush
  • Meredith Land, Moderator
  • Sedrick Huckaby, Panelist
  • Gail Norfleet, Panelist
  • Jim Woodson, Panelist