2018 - 2019
Join us in theartroom on Dec. 1st, 5pm - 7pm for Topsfield’s Holiday walk!
Eric Roth Pop Up Shop
Join us on Dec. 8th from 3pm – 6pm
Oil Painting classes with Tim Neill
High School – Adult workshop
Tuesday evenings (ongoing), 6:00pm - 8:00pm, $160
Session 1 – Oct. 16th, 23rd, 30th and Nov.6th - 2 spots open
Session 2 – Nov. 20th, 27th, Dec. 4th and 18th
Learn the techniques of painting in oil with artist Tim Neill. This workshop is suitable for all levels high school - adult. Materials list will be supplied at registration. Check out Tim's work here: http://www.timneill.com/
Spring 2019 Weaving Workshop
Dates and details will be posted soon
Ages 12 – adult
Our instructor is Zwitsa Kachinski from Meraki Handwoven.
Nov. 17th – Sculpture – wire and wood
Children ages 8 – 12 are welcome to join us for this one day workshop. Students will work with wire and wood to create their expressive, three-dimensional, freestanding sculpture. We will look at the works of Alexander Calder, Benedict Radcliffe, C.W. Roelle and several other artists for inspiration. All materials supplied.
Dec. 8th – Holiday Gift Making
Shhh! It's a surprise! Our young artists will hand paint a set of 6 coasters and a matching gift box. With the use of tape and stickers, we will create beautiful pattern designs. The kids will take home a completed original gift that's wrapped and ready to give to that someone special. All materials supplied.
Dec. 15th – Holiday Pop-up Cards
Jan. 12th – Expressive painting - acrylic on canvas
Feb. 16th – Fashion design
March 9th – Textile pattern/design
April 27th – Animal Life Drawing
May 18th – Spring watercolor
Adult Open Studio with Adrienne Roberto
Winter 2018-19 – Contact the ArtRoom for details – 978.887.8809
Wednesdays 10am -12, ongoing 4 week sessions
Always wanted to explore art, but didn't want to join a formal class? Finding it difficult to carve out time to create your own art? Wishing you had a studio space at home? Join fellow aspiring artists for a 2.5-hour open studio! Come to the ArtRoom to work on your own art, while surrounded by the company of other artists. Bounce ideas off of one another and gain inspiration in a creative environment. ArtRoom Instructor Adrienne Roberto will proctor the session and will be available for guidance, feedback, and support. Artists of all levels are welcome to explore their creativity in a non-judgmental setting. Participants bring their own materials.
Spring 2019 – Oil Painting Workshop with Colleen Kidder
Adult Workshop – April 25th, May 2nd, 9th and 16th
Thursdays, 9:30 – 12:00, $160
This workshop will focus on approaching composition with simplified design by applying paint with an emphasis on creativity and individual expression. Techniques will be demonstrated such as color mixing and using different brushes to achieve a sense of emotion in a painting. Supply list will be provided. Check out Colleen's work here: http://ckidderstudio.com
Spring 2019 – Watercolor with artist Marion Hall
Adult Workshop – Thursdays, May 23rd, 30th and June 6th and 13th, 9:30 – 12:00, $160
This workshop will focus on how to infuse your paintings with vibrant color and contrast. We will learn techniques to paint the components of a simple landscape. Determined by the interest of the group, we will explore water, sky, rocks, foliage and more, You are welcome to bring in prior work for critique. Please bring favorite photos to work from. This class is for intermediate artists wishing to explore and improve watercolor painting techniques. A materials list will be provided with registration. Please register early, 8 students maximum. Check out Marion's work here: http://www.marionhallwatercolorist.com