Here’s a handy list of some of the great programs coming up at MWVAA. Check out our website for some packages and specials for your weekend getaway in Glen, NH!
New Class Starting
Mount Washington Valley Arts Association in North Conway, New Hampshire Presents: A Crash Course in Portrait Oil Painting by Carol Phenix. In this course you will complete at least one portrait based on a photo reference. You will follow the classical method utilizing a preliminary charcoal sketch, followed by underpainting as a foundation for the final layers. This class is for students who have some experience with drawing and painting. This is a 6 week course beginning on
Tuesday October 11th from 1:30 until 3:30pm.
Cost for members is $120.00, non members $145.00
Scholarships are available for any of our classes.
Artist of the Month
A local non-profit organization has invited juried artists of the association to participate in an artist of the month exhibit at their location beginning in November. You should have enough work to display on 40 linear feet of wall space. If you would be interested in exhibiting, please give the office a call.
The Opening Reception of our fall art gallery exhibit “From My Window” is Friday evening from 5:30 – 7:00pm. Meet the artists, preview the exhibit and enjoy light refreshments. The exhibit features over 50 original images of contemporary White Mountain Art and displays works by many of our juried artist members. Fall images of our world are depicted in watercolor, oil, pastel, fiber art, photography and more.
Matted prints will also be available at the exhibit which runs from October 7th through November 25th. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00am until 3:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am until 2:00pm.
Attention Life Drawing Artists
The next life drawing session will be on Monday night October 10th and will resume on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month with a model for each session.
Save the date…….
Sunday November 6th, 3pm at the Visual Arts Center.
The presentation will report on the past year and lay out the plans for the next year.
An art demonstration will follow the business meeting.
Contact: Fran Duncan, 356-2787