To see is the student's first and last concern. Without a well-trained eye a student can never rise above mediocritiy. If there ever was a secret of the old masters, it surely was their extraordinary ability to see. 
                                       - Richard F. Lack
 

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts

The Academy embraces several art disciplines where students, working directly with professional artists, are guided and encouraged to develop their unique gifts and talents. We provide opportunities in art classes, workshops, and art lectures for the novice through the professional to benefit from study, apprenticeship, exhibition and performance, and to promote the arts in the best classical tradition for enjoyment and inspiration. 

CLASSES

Classes run in 6-week sessions


Atelier Bargue Drawing
   with Steve Linberg

Anatomy Drawing   with Steve Linberg

Figure 1  with Kathryn Engberg

Portrait Drawing  with Kathryn Engberg

Wildlife Portraits in Colored Pencils  with Nick Frasco

 

Youth Program

Youth Drawing and Painting with Nick Frasco


Connecticut Academy of Irish Music

Featuring Irish music lessons in fiddle, tin whistle, flute, mandolin, banjo, guitar, concertina, button accordion and new offerings in bodran (Irish frame drum), and singing.


Sponsor of Summer Youth Art Program

 


NEWS

2016 Summer Youth Art Program

Six Weeks of Exciting Art Themes for Ages 6 to Teens in Half Day Options

June 20 - July 29

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY BEFORE EACH SESSION

WE NEED TO PLAN AND ASSURE SUPPLIES

For Information:  sya@wethersfieldarts.org

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Registration Form Below


Membership to the Academy

Yearly membership reguired to take any Class or Workshop. 

$30 adults, $25 for seniors and school/college students


 

REGISTRATION FORM

Please register early. Classes and workshops have limited spaces. A deposit of 50% fee will hold a spot for you. Please do not show up the day of the class or workshop with a check. If there are not minimum numbers to run a class or workshop 5 days before the first day of the class or workshop, we need to cancel it. 


Wethersfield Academy for the Arts

431 Hartford Ave., Wethersfield, CT  06109

info@wethersfieldarts.org

 

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS 

Three-Day Workshops

Truman Hosner
Concepts for Painting the Figure in Outdoor Settings

Sept. 15-17, 2016

9:30am to 4:30pm

More Workshops


Bill Hoffman Drawing Boards SaleAd Space Available

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