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  • Drop-in Open Studio Drawing Workshops
    January 16, 2019 - March 15, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

January 16 – March 15 Wednesday and Friday afternoons, 1-3:30p.m. With facilitator/instructor Susan Spellman Come work in a supportive and creative atmosphere in the media of your choosing. Each workshop date centers around a topic, theme or creative prompt and includes working from a still life set-up, clothed figure model, watercolor Milagros hearts, and more.  (more…)


  • Sculpting Animals in Oil-based Clay with Jeffrey Briggs
    February 7, 2019 - March 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn to sculpt animals with the Boston Greenway Carousel designer/sculptor Jeff Briggs. Students will experience techniques of researching and sculpting their own selected mammal. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of using the Internet and other sources to gather research materials to understand the anatomy and spirit of the selected mammal. Students will learn how to: (more…)


  • Color Connections with Lisa Regopoulos
    February 9, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Intuitive color choices – unleash your creativity in this fun and relaxing pastel workshop with a focus on color.  Learn how to go beyond the conventional interpretations of color and create a painting that is unique to you.  To build emotion into your painting, you need to trigger a reaction from the viewer, and this (more…)


  • Pastel Painting Trees & Skyholes
    February 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

February 11, 2019 10:00a.m. – 3:00pm Members $ 100, Non-members $ 120 Intermediate + To download class page, click Pastel Painting Trees & Skyholes Join me for a 1 day workshop which will focus on learning to  paint trees and skyholes effectively using the pastel medium.  During this intensive workshop, you can expect handouts, a (more…)


  • Oil Painting: Color, Composition and Individuality
    February 14, 2019 - March 21, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Every artist looks to find his or her own style within a painting. Some artists paint very loosely and some prefer to paint tighter. With a hands-on individualized teaching approach, Rosalie Sidoti will guide you through your artistic journey to create work that is singular to you. Emphasis will be on simplified color mixing, understanding (more…)


  • Intro to Encaustic Painting, Weekend Workshop
    February 16, 2019 - February 17, 2019
    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…)


  • Advanced Encaustic Painting Workshop
    February 23, 2019 - February 24, 2019
    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…)


  • Pastel Painting Marshes & Dunes
    March 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

March 11, 2019 10:00a.m. – 3:00pm Members $ 100, Non-members $ 120 Intermediate +   This 1 day workshop will focus on learning to create strong compositions when painting our beautiful marshes and beach dunes.  Throughout this intensive workshop we will discuss the important roles that  value, linear perspective and atmospheric perspective play  in your (more…)


  • Workshop Series with Julia Bethmann
    March 23, 2019 - June 15, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

 Intro to Gelli Printing, Saturday, March 23rd, 9:00-11:00a.m. A Gelli plate is a gelatin-based printing plate that is very easy to work with and requires limited tools and supplies. It is a fun tool to make a stack of collage papers or even monotypes suitable for framing. Beginners and experienced artists can enjoy the range (more…)


  • Intro to Encaustic Painting, Weekend Workshop
    April 20, 2019 - April 21, 2019
    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…)

 

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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