Art Exhibit featuring the work of Freeport painter Janice L. Moore, photographer Mark Marchesi and historical work archives from Museum L-A's collection
Stop in at the Freeport Library to see the artwork of local group Community House Artists. This exhibit features the works of six local artists working in oils, acrylics, and watercolors. Works consists of mostly local landscapes or around-town scenes, with a few paintings in the abstract genre.
Join Portland Jetport’s featured artist Kellie Chasse and find out how to paint a beautiful birch tree scene! Follow step by step instructions and complete a 5x7” watercolor painting in one night! Bring your favorite beverage with you! No art experience is needed. All painting supplies provided by the instructor, along with an 8”x10” acid free mat, foam core backing and plastic sleeve. Course #: F17-224. Registration required. Visit www.rsu5cp.org.
Learn to create amazing photos from a professional! Find out how to choose the right camera gear, isolate subjects, deal with backgrounds, use natural light to your advantage, use zoom functions effectively, choose exposure techniques, and find uncommon perspectives. Get out there and learn the art of photography, on location in Maine! There will be three classroom sessions and one session at a location TBD. Photo foliage expedition on Saturday, October 14. Instructor: Gary Swinton. Tuesdays, October 10 - October…
Capture the beauty of fall in Maine in this fun, one night workshop! Learn how to work with colored pencils with local artist Kelli McNichols. Find out how to depict the beauty of fall leaves! No experience necessary. All materials provided, including an 8” x 10” mat. Course #: F17-217. Registration required. Visit www.rsu5cp.org.
Discover the art of painting with watercolors! Develop your abilities as a painter, while gaining an understanding of the tools and terms used in this medium. Experiment with dry, damp and wet surfaces to explore and develop your sense of creativity! In addition to mastering basic washes, let’s investigate a variety of application techniques, including glazing and layering. Don’t miss this opportunity to embrace your creative spirit and develop your skills as an artist! Please supply your own materials. A…
Learn how to work with colored pencils while receiving detailed instruction in this fun, one night class! Draw one of Maine’s summer visitors - the puffin bird! No experience necessary. All materials provided, including an 8” x 10” mat. Instructor: Kelli McNichols. Course #: F17-218. Registration required. Visit www.rsu5cp.org.
Discover the beauty of alcohol inks on jewelry! Add your choice of colors, seal, and create your own unique Glass Pendant Necklace with fabric chain. Use our collection of inks and supplies or bring your own favorites. Bring your favorite beverage with you! You may create more than one necklace for an additional $10. Instructor: Kellie Chasse. Course #: F17-229. Registration required. Visit www.rsu5cp.org.
Discover the art of drawing animal portraits in this fun, one night workshop! Learn how to work with colored pencils and find out how to draw a Maine Black Bear! Discover how much fun drawing animals can be! No experience necessary. All materials provided, including an 8” x 10” mat. Instructor: Kelli McNichols. Course #: F17-219. Registration required. Visit www.rsu5cp.org.
Stop in at Freeport Library to see the artwork of local group Art-Clicks. This exhibit will feature the works of six local artists (Joan Bennert, Joan Connick, Barbara Keefe, Victoria Zavasnik, Sarah Calabro, Mary Keysor, and Diane Brogan) who work primarily in watercolors.