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Porcelain Sgraffito for Everyone virtual workshop

Would you like to make a beautiful porcelain tile, using the ancient technique of sgraffito? Now you can! In the fun, supportive and interesting class Porcelain Sgraffito for Everyone, Sgraffito artist Tim Christensen will guide you through expressing yourself through etching on clay.

All tools and materials are included in your materials kit, and work from this remote class may either be mailed back or dropped off at the Harlow Gallery. This is for ages 8 and up, and no experience is necessary.

The workshop will be held two times: 7 to 8:30 p.m. June 17 and again from 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 26.

Participants can have the material kit shipped directly to them for $55. Space is limited. Register at https://checkout.square.site/buy/NKCTGEQ2PYIPIWVNMTIOU3DN. Include the email address you would like the Zoom link sent to and the student name in the shipping information section at check out. 

See https://www.harlowgallery.org/post/porcelain-sgraffito-for-everyone-via-zoom-june-17-with-tim-christensen-7-00pm-8-30pm for more information.

CMCA’s ArtLab for All Ages to be held June 5

ArtLab

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites youth and adults of all ages to take part in an ArtLab for All Ages workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. June 5 on Facebook Live. 

Taking inspiration from painter David Row’s exhibit “The Shape of Things,” join community educator Alexis Iammarino to create a series of shaped paintings that explore ways to apply pattern and geometric illusions.

The free online workshop will stream live on facebook.com/cmcanow. For those tuning in locally, complimentary ArtKits containing all the supplies you will need are available for pick-up from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 2 to 5 at CMCA. For more information, email Alexis Iammarino at aiammarino@cmcanow.org.

CMCA is located at 21 Winter St., Rockland. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, go to https://cmcanow.org.

Art workshops at the Maine Art Gallery are filling up

Collage by Jennifer Napolitano, a student who participated in a former workshop led by Adeline Goldminc-Tronzo.

Two classes offered by the Maine Art Gallery in Wiscasset in June and July are filling up, but a few spaces are still available. Adeline Godminc-Tronzo will teach a drawing workshop with painting and collage on June 13, and Carolyn Gabbe will lead an exploration of how color is used to paint light and shadow in a three-week class on successive Mondays beginning July 12.

French-born Adeline Goldminc-Tronzo was educated in Paris before moving to New York City in the mid-seventies to study at the Art Students League with Marshall Glasier, Joseph Hisrch, Robert Beverly Hale, and Norman Lewis. She holds a BFA in art and philosophy. Her work has been exhibited across the U.S. and Europe. This class will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and is limited to eight students. The cost is $60 for members of the Maine Art Gallery; $70 for non-members.

Carolyn Gabbe is a graduate of the Advanced Fine Art program at Studio Incamminati in Philadelphia and holds a MA from The American University and a BA from The George Washington University. She has been juried into membership at Oil Painters of America, the Philadelphia Sketch Club and the Portrait Society of America. Her work has been shown in juried shows and galleries throughout the country. This class will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and is limited to nine students. The cost is $80 for members; $85 for non-members.

The classes will be subject to Maine CDC guidelines; vaccination required; masking optional.

To register for the classes and to see the lists of materials required, visit www.maineartgallerywiscasset.org. Cromwell Coastal Properties is the sponsor of this year’s learning opportunities.x

The Maine Art Gallery is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement and preservation of painting, sculpture and graphic arts through exhibitions, lectures, demonstrations, and educational programs for children and adults. The gallery is located at 15 Warren St., Wiscasset. Visit www.maineartgallerywiscasset.org for details.

Art Workshops at the Maine Art Gallery

In Adeline Godminc-Tronzo’s workshop in drawing with painting and collage, students will create multi-media images like this still life by Susan Bracaglia Tobey.

Students of art are invited to work on their skills in two classes offered by the Maine Art Gallery in Wiscasset. Adeline Godminc-Tronzo will teach a drawing workshop with painting and collage on June 13, and Carolyn Gabbe will lead an exploration of how color is used to paint light and shadow in a three-week class on successive Mondays beginning July 12.

French-born Adeline Goldminc-Tronzo was educated in Paris before moving to New York City in the mid-’70s to study at the Art Students League with Marshall Glasier, Joseph Hisrch, Robert Beverly Hale and Norman Lewis. She holds a BFA in art and philosophy. Her work has been exhibited across the U.S. and Europe. This class will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and is limited to eight students. The cost is $60 for members of the Maine Art Gallery; $70 for non-members.

Carolyn Gabbe is a graduate of the Advanced Fine Art program at Studio Incamminati in Philadelphia and holds a MA from The American University and a BA from The George Washington University. This class will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and is limited to nine students. The cost is $80 for members; $85 for non-members.

Vaccination and masking will be required.

To register for the classes and to see the lists of materials required, visit www.maineartgallerywiscasset.org.

CMCA’s ArtLab for All Ages to be held April 3

ArtLab

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art invites artists of all ages to take part in an ArtLab for All Ages workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. April 3 on Facebook Live. 

Led by ArtLab educator Alexis Iammarino, participants will create photographic collages using image transferring techniques. Taking inspiration from the multi-media practice of Biennial Artist Ben DeHaan, participants will create multi-dimensional compositions focusing on line and shape.

The free, remote workshop will stream live on facebook.com/cmcanow. For those tuning in locally, complimentary ArtKits available for pick-up from noon to 5 p.m. March 31 to April 2. Participants are encouraged to explore the galleries, either in-person or via virtual tour at cmcanow.org/virtual-tours in advance of the workshop.

For more information, email Alexis Iammarino at aiammarino@cmcanow.org

CMCA’s ArtLab for All Ages to be held Nov. 7

ArtLab

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites artists of all ages to take part in an ArtLab for All Ages workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 7. Participants will join ArtLab educator Alexis Iammarino in creating up-cycled sculptures using disposable materials and discarded plastic, taking inspiration from the work of artist Nicolas Sevigney in the CMCA 2020 Biennial exhibition.

Following CDC guidelines, the workshop will be offered by reservation with 20 seats available. The workshop is free of charge, but reservations are required. To reserve, email Alexis Iammarino at aiammarino@cmcanow.org.

Weather permitting, the workshop will take place in the CMCA courtyard. In case of inclement weather, the workshop will be held indoors with face coverings required and social distancing observed. The workshop will also be streamed live on facebook.com/cmcanow for those who prefer to participate virtually.

CMCA is located at 21 Winter St., Rockland, Maine. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, go to https://cmcanow.org.

CMCA’s ArtLab for All Ages to be held Sept. 5

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art invites artists to take part in an ArtLab for All Ages workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 5 in the CMCA courtyard.

Participants will join CMCA’s Education Coordinator Mia Bogyo for a fun, painted paper collage-making activity, inspired by artist Meghan Brady’s bold, mural-sized work Feverdream, on view in the CMCA lobby. Workshop participants are also invited to contribute to a collective, temporary large-scale collage being created on the courtyard windows opposite Feverdream.

Following CDC guidelines, the workshop will be offered by reservation with 20 seats available. Stay for the entire workshop or just an hour. The workshop is free of charge, but reservations are required. To reserve, email Mia Bogyo at mbogyo@cmcanow.org.

The workshop will also be streamed live at facebook.com/cmcanow, for those who prefer to participate virtually.

CMCA is located at 21 Winter St., Rockland, Maine. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, go to https://cmcanow.org/event/artlab-for-all-ages-september-2020.

Create Collagraph Prints at July’s ArtLab for All Ages

In observance of the Fourth of July holiday, the Center for Maine Contemporary Art’s monthly ArtLab for All Ages workshop will be held on Saturday, July 11, instead of the typical first Saturday of the month. Participants will learn to create collagraph print portraits using a variety of textured materials.

The workshop will be offered in the CMCA courtyard in two sessions from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. and 3 to 4 p.m. Twenty seats are available per session. Individual art kits will be provided and six feet social distancing observed. The workshop is free, but advance reservations are required. To preregister, email CMCA education coordinator Mia Bogyo at mbogyo@cmcanow.org.

The workshop will also be streamed live on facebook.com/cmcanow, as well, for those who prefer to participate virtually.

Learn more at https://cmcanow.org/event/artlab-for-all-ages-july.