New Watercolor Class!
Join WAG members Heide Hallemeier and Paul Vien for a 6-week class highlighting essential watercolor techniques structured with sequential lessons. Tuesdays at WAG, 9 am to 12 pm. The class starts on March 4 and goes through April 8, 2014. Click here for more information.
Acrylic Lecture Demo
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm
sponsored by Golden Artist Colors, Inc.
with Adria Arch
The GOLDEN Acrylic Lecture Demo is a fun, fast-paced informative lecture covering a technical review of acrylics and their varied application possibilities. The lecture demo will present information on pigments, viscosities, gels, mediums and more. Click here for more information.
WAG Annual Juried Spring Show
“Surf and Turf”
Judged By Dedee and William Shatuck
APRIL 5 & 6, 2013, 10 AM–5 PM
Paintings and drawings that interpret the theme by WAG members and New England artists will be on display.
Reception and Presentation of Awards on Sunday April 6, 3–5 pm
AWARDS: First Prize $100, Second Prize $75, Third Prize $50. A special prize will be presented for the best interpretation of the theme.
SALES: All work must be for sale. All sales will be subject to WAG’s 20% commission.
Winter / Spring Classes
PAINTING, DRAWING & DESIGN
Ages 6 – 12
9:30 AM – 12:30 PM ( bring a snack)
$30 each class, maximum 10 students
Instructor: Jennifer Rashleigh
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Animal drawing. Bring your favorite soft plush pet, a picture of your most cherished animal and your best animal story. Learn to draw animals from the simple comic character to true life.
Story Book Design
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Inspired by Peter Reynolds’ The Dot, we will create a portfolio of fun designs: playing with & learning color mixing, perspective, positive/negative space, basic animation, and other formative techniques. Everyone will create a portfolio filled with design, media and method variations.
Portrait Painting Demonstration
by Dianne Panarelli Miller
Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Congratulations to Maria Daponte of Westport, who won the opportunity to sit for the portrait demo. And thank you for sitting so patiently! Maria took home a lovely portrait painted in under 2 hours by Dianne Panarelli Miller, who provided lots of tips and tricks for the audience.
Fine Artist Dianne Panarelli Miller studied art for 10 years in college, private classes and ateliers and has been painting for an additional 20 more years to further develop her craft.
Save Your Lee’s Receipts!
Please save your receipts from Lee’s and drop them in the box on the desk at the WAG building. Lee’s will donate 1% of the total. Thank you to our members who donate their slips to us. WE WOULD RECEIVE MORE THAN $850 IF 10 MEMBERS (an average size family) DONATED ALL THEIR SLIPS FOR JUST ONE YEAR. We have over 200 members!