Check the list to see if you you share an October birthday with a famous artist. Or if you're hunting for ideas for paintings, why not paint in the style of an artist whose birthday it is today, or copy one of their famous paintings?
- Pierre Bonnard 1867 (French, painter, printmaker, founding member of Les Nabis)
- Jean-François Millet 1814 (French, naturalism, realism, founder of the Barbizon school)
- Antoine Watteau 1684 (French, Baroque, Rococo)
- Alberto Giacometti 1901 (Swiss, sculptor, painter, printmaker)