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  • Workshop: Introduction to Encaustic Painting
    October 20, 2018 - October 21, 2018
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you love layers and luminous rich texture, you will love working with wax. This hands-on studio course introduces participants of all levels to encaustic painting using a heated palette and encaustic wax medium. This course will provide demonstrations and opportunities to practice and apply 2D techniques, including application, fusing, etching, texturizing, graphite and Xerox (more…)

  • Golden Acrylics Demo Lecture & Mixed Media Workshop
    October 20, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Golden Artist Colors, Inc. Acrylic Lecture Demo & Mixed Media Techniques Workshop with Adria Arch Join Us for the Day:  Saturday, October 20 Demo, 10a.m.-12pm AND Acrylic Mixed Media Techniques, 1-4p.m. Demo:  $5 if attending Demo only, no charge if attending Mixed Media Workshop Demo & Mixed Media Workshop: Members $50, Non-members $70 All levels welcome (more…)

  • Workshop: Introduction to Encaustic Painting
    November 3, 2018 - November 4, 2018
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This hands on studio workshop will offer participants a deeper understanding of encaustic painting through color mixing, translucency and layering, texturizing, paint application and mark-making techniques, as well as encaustic monotype printing.  Students are encouraged develop and explore their personal ideas and visual vocabulary on multiple panels or on a larger scale. It is a (more…)

  • An Artist's Talk: Jeff Briggs- The Greenway Carousel & The Fox
    November 3, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An Artist’s Talk:  Jeff Briggs  – The Greenway Carousel & The Fox Sculptor Jeff Briggs is best known as the designer, sculptor and art director of The Greenway Carousel Boston. His presentation features the creative process used in the development of one of the Greenway Carousel characters – the Fox. The presentation consists of a brief introduction (more…)

  • Experimental Pastel with Collage- The Landscape with Jill Pottle
    November 4, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 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