Workshops

BYOBLoosen up and Paint: A BYOB Night Out! with Laura Anechiarico, MAT

Thursday, April 20, 6:00 – 9:00 pm

21 & over

BYOB and join us for an evening of self expression through paint! No paint-bynumbers, no pressure to be perfect – workshop will start with a simple still-life and progress from there. Participants will be encouraged to work at their own pace, and in their own style. No experience necessary; if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush, make this the first time! All supplies included. (remember, BYOB!)

FEE: $65 (members receive discount)

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Celebrate National Poetry Month!

Poetry Workshop  with Maureen Mancini Amaturo

Thursday, April 6, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Adults

In addition to in-class writing, we’ll experiment with different poetry forms and prompt exercises so you can find the style that works for you and discover your voice. Whether your poetry is inspired by legendary poets and their work, traditional or contemporary styles, here is your chance to experience a new way to interpret inspiration and emotion to create literary art. Surprise yourself with what you can achieve. Not a poet? Experience the poetic approaches to writing anyway. Every genre informs other genres, and you can discover new ways to enrich fiction, non-fiction, memoir, etc. through the craft of poetry.

FEE: $40 (members receive discount)

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Drawing With Scissors with Marna Chester

Saturday, April 22, 1:30 – 3:30 pm Ages 7-10

Let’s have fun thinking about the possibilities of paper in new and exciting ways! We will curl, fold, pinch, crumple, round, poke and cut paper to explore and have fun with this medium. Drawing inspiration from nature we will begin with embodying ourselves as trees, birds and beyond, and then we’ll translate these feelings into 3D objects.

FEE: $25 (members receive discount)

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Plein-Air Impasto Painting Workshop with Susie Fer Caggiano

Saturday, April 29, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Adult/Teen

Learn the art of impasto and painting, using a palette knife, with Brazilian artist, Fer. Using palette knives and brushes, while working outside from nature, students will create a finished piece of art in this workshop. Please call or visit our website for supply list.

FEE: $65 (members receive discount)

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Painting with a Palette Knife Workshop with Susie Fer Caggiano

Saturday, April 29, 1:30 – 3:30 pm

Adult/Teen

Working with Brazilian Artist, Fer, students will learn the technique of impasto and fat-on-lean. Using palette knives and brushes they will create one finished piece during the workshop. Please bring images for inspiration to class. Please call or visit our website for supply list.

FEE: $65 (members receive discount)

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BYOBLoosen up and Paint: A BYOB Night Out! with Laura Anechiarico, MAT

Thursday, May 11, 6:00 – 9:00 pm 21 & over

BYOB and join us for an evening of self expression through paint! No paintby-numbers, no pressure to be perfect – workshop will start with a simple still-life and progress from there. Participants will be encouraged to work at their own pace, and in their own style. No experience necessary; if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush, make this the first time! All supplies included. (remember, BYOB!)

FEE: $65 (members receive discount)

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Nature Origami with Rukhshan

Saturday, May 20 Age 6 – 8, 12:30 – 2:00 pm

Nature Origami – An introduction to origami using animals and forms from nature. Participants will create their own origami models on which they can then draw and add their own details to bring their models to life. Ages 9 -11: 2:15 – 3:45 pm Modular Origami – Learn the art of Modular Origami, which uses more than one paper to create beautiful geometric forms. Introduction to the basic unit folds, which can be then be used to create a variety of 2D and 3D models.

FEE: $35 per session

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Paper Sculpture
with Marna Chester

Saturday, May 20, 1:15 – 4:15 pm

Adult/Teen

We surround ourselves with it daily, yet, have you considered all the possibilities in a single sheet of paper? This class will explore the “out-of-thebox” possibilities paper can offer in both 2D and 3D. Using exacto blades (and/or scissors), paper and glue, we will explore positive and negative space through shapes while thinking about color, light and shadow. We will use simple tools to create curves, rounded edges and folds to create dramatic effects. Please see website or call for supply list.

FEE: $55 (members receive discount)

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BYOBLoosen up and Paint: A BYOB Night Out! with Laura Anechiarico, MAT

Thursday, June 8, 6:00 – 9:00 pm

21 & over

BYOB and join us for an evening of self expression through paint! No paint-bynumbers, no pressure to be perfect – workshop will start with a simple still-life and progress from there. Participants will be encouraged to work at their own pace, and in their own style. No experience necessary; if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush, make this the first time! All supplies included. (remember, BYOB!)

FEE: $65 (members receive discount)

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