Bright Side: Twin Cities students learn from a professional artist

By WEEK Producer

April 30, 2014 Updated Apr 30, 2014 at 9:57 PM CDT

BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL, Ill. – Twin Cities students put their paint brushes and easels to the test on Wednesday.

Ade Dayo Laoye, a professional artist, was in Bloomington-Normal showing local art students how he paints his masterpieces and offering them tips on how they can create theirs too.

Bloomington High School students got the advanced art lesson. Fourth grade students from Fairview Elementary School in Normal got beginner lessons.

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