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200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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January 2018

Monday Afternoon Life Drawing

January 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Life Drawing Sessions are on hiatus until 2018. Next afternoon session will be Monday, January 23. The drawing of the human figure requires the highest level of artistic ability and when mastered, these same skills apply to the still life, landscape, and all fields of art. RiverArts offers opportunities to practice your skills by hiring a live model for Life Drawing, Every 4th Monday Afternoon 2 to 5 pm. There are tables, chairs, and easels in the space for your use.…

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Monday Evening Life Drawing

January 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The drawing of the human figure requires the highest level of artistic ability and when mastered, these same skills apply to the still life, landscape, and all fields of art. RiverArts offers opportunities to practice your skills by hiring a live model for Life Drawing, Every Monday Evening 5 - 8pm Every 4th   Monday Afternoon 2 to 5 pm. There are tables, chairs, and easels in the space for your use. Acceptable to arrive late or depart early. Bring a snack…

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Chinese Painting and Calligraphy- Follow Up

January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This course is a follow up to the previous introduction to simple Asian- style painting of grass, orchid, wisteria, shrimp and crab images as well as characters using brushes.  Instructor Xidan Zang will demonstrate  how to use color and paint more complicated images, such as roses and wisteria. For new students, she will continue to teach basic skills. There will be examples for students to study and copy, as well as technique demonstrations.  Ink supplied with class. Students will need…

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Photo Club – Every 4th Thursday – Free!

January 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The Photo Club will resume in 2018 Beginning, enthusiast and professional photographers meet at 7 pm on the 4th Thursday of every month at the RiverArts Education Center to show our latest images for each other to comment on, praise and offer suggestions for improvement. If you are fairly new to photography we know it might be kind of scary to have others evaluate your work for the first time. But we find it is a very good way to quickly improve…

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February 2018

Warm Up to Cool Caribbean Watercolors

February 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come in from February’s cold, have fun, and learn hot watercolor tips on painting the beautiful Caribbean: Bright blue skies, sparkling turquoise water, white sand beaches and swaying palms beckon! Let award winning artist Steve Bleinberger share with you his personalized tips and technique on how to capture the unique beauty of Caribbean water and beaches ( Chesapeake Bay it’s not)! All levels welcome. Bring your own gear though some art supplies will be provided. Sunscreen NOT included.  

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Charming Silver Clay Earrings

February 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Have you always wanted to sink your fingers into precious metal clay but didn’t know where to begin? This is your chance to learn the ropes. In this workshop, students will learn how to create unique fine silver charms for earrings out of pure silver clay. Every aspect of charm making will be covered including handling clay, texturing, stamping, sanding, firing and finishing the silver charms. Students will also learn metalsmith techniques including, how to create torch fired headpins, beaded wrapped loops and drops,…

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March 2018

Pastel Bootcamp

March 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This 3-day workshop provides an in-depth and hands-on view of the pastel process from start to finish: from making pastel painting surfaces to photography of the finished pastel and frame selection. Through focused demonstrations, critiques and lots of individual instruction, students will learn a variety of pastel techniques as well as ways to strengthen their composition skills. In addition to analyzing different framing styles, students will frame one pastel with a simple plein air system they can do at home with limited equipment. Appropriate for…

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