The Chaffee Art Center in Rutland is offering a series of exciting Sunday afternoon workshops for younger artists. The workshops are geared for students ages 6-14; parents are welcome to join in or just enjoy the opportunity to do your own thing.
Each Sunday from 1-4 p.m. we will introduce a new medium and activity at an affordable rate. You can pick and choose the program you are interested in or just take them all.
Oct. 17: Experiments with Abstraction. Create artwork inspired by famous abstract artists using multimedia watercolor collage.
Nov. 7: Straw Collage. Use natural wood, straw and other fibers to form patterns and movement in a collage.
Nov. 14: Tie-Dye. Find your '60s hippie roots and create a wearable piece of art.
Space is limited, so please enroll one week before class starts.
To enroll: send an e-mail message to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 802-775-0356.
Open Studio evenings: You can work at the Chaffee studio whether you are interested in printmaking, oil painting, pastels, emerging digital mediums, each week will be a beehive of creative energy. It will serve as an informal critique group leading up to monthly gallery talks and group conversations. Thursdays 5- 8 p.m. Open Studio cost: Non-member: $7. Chaffee member: free.