Town Hall Arts/ Galerie Copper
Open Paint Wednesdays

The Open Paint Wednesdays meets in the Atelier Copper Room every Wednesday.


Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied to any purchase at Town Hall Arts that day.


Current scheduled Wednesdays listed below, also see Classes & Events for our other scheduled classes


Oil
June 20  • starting at 10 am
Painting with Complements

Try a painting using only a pair of complements.  Notice the incredible variety of interesting effects that can be obtained using this limited palette.  Choose one of your favorite photographs or work from example. Bring your usual oil painting supplies. You will be given a handout to follow.  There can be limited instruction from participating artists.  You can also use acrylic paint for this project if you like.  Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.

Pastel
June 27  • starting at 10 am
Dandelions

Learn the easy way to make dandelions using pastels.  Colors used are white, black, green, and burnt sienna.  Blue suede matboard is available for purchase for this project. You may also use colored paper or color your paper ahead of time with watercolor or acrylic paints.  Bring your own supplies, which always includes tape and paper towels.  There can be limited instruction from participating artists.  Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.

Watercolor
July 4  • starting at 10 am
Watercolor Catch-Up Day

Bring those unfinished watercolor paintings and work on them with friends.  Use your own supplies, including tape and paper towels.  There can be limited instruction from participating artists.  Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.

Acrylics
July 11 • starting at 10 am
Painting with Cobwebs

Use Halloween-type fake webbing to create a unique abstract design with three colors of your choice.  Work on any size paper or canvas.  Bring your acrylic supplies, tape, webbing if you have it, and paper towels. There can be limited instruction from participating artists.  Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.

Watercolor
August 1 • starting at 10 am
Planning Lost and Found Edges

To avoid a rigid painting, you must lose some edges.  Learn a trick to plan these edges before you paint.  Bring a photo with good contrast to work from or work from the example photo of John Singer Sargent.  Bring your usual watercolor supplies, including tape and paper towels.  There can be limited instruction from participating artists.  Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.
Acrylics
August 8 • starting at 10 am 
Acrylic Catch-Up Day

Bring those unfinished acrylic paintings and work on them with friends.  Receive a handout on how to make a pleasing composition.  Bring your usual acrylic painting supplies, which always includes tape and paper towels.  There can be limited instruction from participating artists. Cost of Open Paint Wednesdays is $5, which may be applied toward any purchase that day at Town Hall Arts.