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
Color Theory/Munsell with Steve Linberg
Watercolor Painting with Bivenne Staiger
Wildlife Portraits in Colored Pencils with Nick Frasco
The Art of the Print: Monotype with Trudy Mitchell
Cartooning and Animation with Nick Frasco
Youth Drawing and Painting with Nick Frasco
In celebration of local historian, conservationist, artist Eleanor Buck Wolf, a day of events will take place in Wethersfield on September 10. There will be a tour of the Deming House, in which she lived at 400 Hartford Ave. Please see the Wethersfield Historical Society's website for information and tickets. wethersfieldhistory.org
The Wethersfield Academy is pleased to present a show of Eleanor's artwork, writings, handiwork at 431 Hartford Ave., at the same time, 10am - 2pm
Immediately following this tour and show, there will be an opening reception to the recent art work of Virginia Buck at the Wethersfield Public Library. Please join us from 2-4pm to view the artistic accomplishments of Virginia Buck. The show will be on display through the month of October.
The Academy's Fall 2016 Program offers many studies for all artists. New classes and instructors are listed here
Please welcome Kathryn Engberg, who hails from the Grand Central Academy. On Wednesdays, she will teach a Portrait Drawing class in the afternoon and the important Figure 1 in the evening. See her remarkable artwork @ kengberg.com
Saturday, Sept. 10 Atelier Drawing for Teens
Saturday, Oct. 8 Pet Portraits in Pastel
Saturday, Oct. 15 Open Sketch
Friday, Nov. 24, Open Sketch
Yearly membership reguired to take any
Class or Workshop.
$30 adults, $25 for seniors and school/college students
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
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 7pm
Japan, Edo period, late 17th century, “Deep Bowl with Lid” Arita ware, Kakiemon type, porcelain with overglaze enamels, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Particular flowers and fruits have special symbolism in China and Japan. We will see examples of the lotus, peony, grape, melon, iris, peach as well as plants associated with the four seasons. The works of art will range in date from the fifth to twenty-first centuries. Representations in the following media will be included: Buddhist sculpture, painting, ceramics, lacquer, textiles and woodblock prints. We will also explore the distinctions between Chinese and Japanese art.
Tuesday., Sept. 27, 2016, 7pm
Tuesday., November 15, 2016, 7pm
Tuesday., November 1, 2016, 7pm