Rockwell Video Minute: Happy Birthday Miss Jones

One of Norman Rockwell’s most beloved paintings is a dedication to his favorite elementary school teacher who recognized his artistic talent at an early age.

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Norman Rockwell’s painting, “Happy Birthday Miss Jones” showed not only his fondness for childhood scenes, but also his admirations for teachers, including one in particular who supported his dreams of becoming an artist.


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  1. I just bought this canvas painting from Goodwill. Framed by Picture peddler Hollywood Cali. Is it worth much?

  2. Awwww! So nice to hear about Miss Smith! And I always thought “Miss Jones” seemed like a wonderful teacher! Looking at her now, I think her face resembles Rockwell’s!


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