Classes & Events

“Pink Peonies” by Jeanne O’Brien

Plein Air Paint Outs

Paint Outs 2023

Coordinator: Robin Hammeal-Urban

Saturday, May 20, 1-4 Adam Stanton House, 63 E. Main St, Clinton RAIN DATE IS SUNDAY, MAY 21

Sunday, June 11, 9-3 Old Brick, 103 E. Main St, Clinton

Saturday, Sept 9, 1-4 Adam Stanton House, 63 E. Main St, Clinton

Sunday, Sept 17, 9-3 Town Landing & Elliott Preserve, 54 E. Main St, Clinton, behind Town Hall

When: Every Wednesday and Thursday, May through Sept, 4 pm – Sunset
Where: Chamard Vineyard
115 Cow Hill Rd, Clinton CT

Every Wednesday and Thursday evening from May through mid October, members can meet up for some Plein Air painting. Bring your supplies and set up where you wish. Hours are generally 4 to sunset.

Visit the Artist Resource page for plein air paint outs sponsored by other local art societies.

Paint It! General Critiques

When: First Thursday of the Month, 10 am – Noon
Where: Virtual via Zoom

Coordinator: Lorraine Yurkewicz

Join in this lively discussion of composition, materials and techniques. Members may submit a work for discussion via email to [email protected]. A Zoom link will be sent upon submission. Please submit your painting by Wednesday at 4 pm prior to the Thursday Critique.

Paint It! Themed Critiques

When: Third Saturday of the Month, 10 am – Noon
Where: Virtual via Zoom

Saturday themed critiques are paused during summer months. Our next Themed Critique will be in November

Coordinator: Lorraine Yurkewicz

Rocks and Clouds from last month’s Paint It!

Here are some of the paintings from the Warm or Cool? Paint It!

Some of the paintings from January’s session “Nocturnes”

Members create artworks in any media based on that sessions’ theme. Submit in progress pieces, drawings, paintings or finished pieces for discussion to [email protected]. Each participant will discuss their process with the theme. Join us for a great way to challenge and build skills. Please submit paintings by Friday at 4pm prior to the Saturday session. A link for the zoom session will be sent upon submission of your painting.

Upcoming Sessions

  • Saturday, November 18th – Portrait
  • Saturday, December 16 – Nocturne
  • Saturday, January 20 – Abstraction
  • Saturday, February 17 – Mixed Media
  • Saturday, March 16 – Sunrise or Sunset
  • Saturday, April 20 – Get Loose! Impressionistic

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