Category Archives: Colored Pencils

After School Art Classes Ending Until September

Next week is the end of the after school year for most of the classes. My granddaughter, Kate Carter, is going to hold one more set of classes (3:30 to 5pm) on 3 Mondays starting June 5th to June 19th. … Continue reading

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Abstract Water based Mixed Media Demo was a Big Hit

Wow, I am still so excited from yesterdays demo with Gerry Willging. Below are some of the photos. She was her usual delightful and extraordinary self. She touched on the underlying structure of painting whether it be realistic  or abstract. … Continue reading

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Watercolor or Coloring—You pick

We have a watercolor class with Rob Brun and a coloring class with Sandy Turner, both starting in a couple of weeks. Let us know if either one strikes your fancy. You can read more about Sandy or Rob by … Continue reading

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Coloring with Sandra Turner

Many people have been asking us for a class devoted to coloring, shading and interpreting their favorite images in coloring books. Sandy Turner has taken the challenge. She will be offering a new 4week coloring class on Thursday mornings from … Continue reading

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OGUNQUIT PAINTING HOLIDAY 2016– challenging exercises

Once again we had a fabulous time painting in Ogunquit and Kennebunk. Even though the first day was extremely hot and it rained on Sunday, we all had lots to create. I was thrilled about the weather because then everyone … Continue reading

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More exciting news ‘$$$’ for two of our students …

Annette Poirier was happy to have sold 2 paintings this summer. She is showing her work in Rowley at Olive’s Café on Route 1. Click on her name to learn more about her and to see some of her other … Continue reading

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Exciting news ‘$$$’ for some of our students …

Mary Shapiro sold one of her bird paintings at the Newburyport Art Association this past week. Below is a photo of her painting, grouped among other  square paintings. It is the third painting from the left on the second row … Continue reading

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Fun Learning… Perspective Drawing with kids

Below are photos of what the kids in the drawing class have been working on for the past 2 weeks.               Hannah, above, did a great job drawing her vision of a living room. She and the other girls … Continue reading

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Colored pencil painting in stages on black paper

Check out the many stages of work Kathy Burke had to do to create the painting of me, below, done in colored pencils on black paper.  She did this of me for the Portraits of Newburyport Show at the Newburyport … Continue reading

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