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RiverArts Education Center

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200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
410 778 6300

September 2019

Monday Afternoon Life Drawing

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - December 31 @ 5:00 pm
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 afternoon 2 to 5 pm: Resuming September 16, 2019 There are tables, chairs, and easels in the space for your use. Acceptable to arrive late or depart early. Bring a snack and a drink.…

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October 2019

Photo Club – Every 4th Thursday – Free!

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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NEXT PHOTO CLUB MEETING IS THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019 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…

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November 2019

Talavera Bead Painting with Fredy Granillo

November 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Paint an assortment of beads in the style of Talavera. In this class we will study the primary design characteristics and brush work techniques for decorating ceramics. We will also study the main colors and shapes to creating simple designs on different ceramic forms. The instructor will show you unique ways to decorate beads—or help you create your own designs—that you can string to make necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. There is no limit on the number of beads you paint…

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Basic Beading with Joan Strand

November 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Using beads that you have made in the Talavera Bead painting class (or other beads of your own) and supplies provided by the instructor, make one necklace and one pair of earrings. Learn skills including mounting your beads using cable wiring and crimping beads. You may want to bring magnifying glasses to be able to see the small parts. The Talavera course is not required to participate in this class, but students who register for both classes will receive a…

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January 2020

Introduction to Pastels

January 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This classroom–based workshop is for beginners and others who want to explore this flexible and forgiving medium.  Students will be introduced to a variety of pastels, painting surfaces and pastel techniques. Students will use three different surfaces and learn a cost-effective way to make their own pastel surfaces.  Demonstrations and critiques are part of this lively workshop. Students will work from still life set ups and photographs. The workshop will cover techniques for using photos and improving compositions, while helping…

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