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Classes and Workshops



  • June ArtWalk Watercolor Demo
    June 23, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

  Watercolor in the hands of a master, is a living thing, moving and unpredictable. The experienced artist embraces this and seeks a union of the conceived and spontaneous. The finest pieces come out in a single sitting and can not be duplicated. The watercolor artist trains like the musician, memorizing the motif until the (more…)

  • Portfolio Review Workshop
    July 17, 2018 - August 14, 2018
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

       Get Started Early – This series of 4 seminars has been designed with the high school art student in mind.  It is targeted for those considering plans to apply to art colleges and university programs and thinking about planning their portfolio.  It is recommended for rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors.   All classes (more…)

  • Big Loose & Easy Watercolor Flowers
    July 21, 2018
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

One of Dustan’s most popular watercolor workshops, this workshop celebrates the brilliant color and transparent freedom of the medium of watercolor.  Easy steps and clear artistic goals help the workshop participant create a painting that is personal and expressive. Dustan’s extensive experience as a teacher and workshop leader assure a positive, supportive atmosphere for all (more…)

  • Block Printing Basics with Julia Bethmann
    August 11, 2018
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Join Julia Bethmann to learn about this traditional form of printmaking – block printing. In this class, we will use linoleum cutting tools to carve small drawings or patterns into ‘Speedy-Carve’; a pink rubber material commonly used in block printing. This is the perfect, transportable and easy to use material to create your own block. With your (more…)

  • Experimental Pastel with Collage- The Landscape with Jill Pottle
    August 18, 2018 - August 19, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Doing the landscape in collage is a great way to learn how to simplify shapes and ideas. The summer time will give up beautiful subject matter to work from. This is a studio class but we can use our most recent pictures of the local landscape as concepts. Students will explore the direct color medium (more…)


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Gallery email:  naa@newburyportart.org
Gallery phone:  (978) 465-8769
Gallery Hours:  Tuesday-Saturday 11a.m.-5p.m. & Sunday 1-5p.m.  Closed Monday

Weekly Drop-in Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing with Live Model

Group meets every Wednesday at the NAA, 7-9:30pm

Life Drawing Image
Fees:  $8 members, $10 non-members
Student Rates:  $5 members, $7 non-members

Group leader is Gordon Przybyla.
Contact Gordon  for more information.

Annual group show at the NAA