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September 2019

Peace & Joy Woodprints by Linda J. Beeman and Lynita Shimizu

September 14 @ 6:00 pm - December 16 @ 12:00 pm
The Jorgensen Center of Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Rd
Storrs, 06268
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Using the Japanese techniques of Mokuhanga, Linda Beeman and Lynita Shimizu are two friends whose woodblock prints offer an exhibit of contrast. Fall 2019 Gallery Hours Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 10am - 12pm Tuesday, 10am - 4pm Thursday, 1pm - 4pm Prior to performances and during most intermissions.

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October 2019

Emporium at the East Brook Mall

October 18 @ 8:00 am - December 22 @ 5:00 pm
East Brook Mall, 95 Storrs Rd
Willimantic, 06226
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Looking for gifts crafted by local artists for this upcoming holiday season? Check out the Emporium at the East Brook Mall! The Emporium will open on Friday, October 18 and run through Sunday, December 22. The store hours will be Friday 12 – 8 PM, Saturday 12 – 8 PM and Sunday 12 – 4 PM.

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Pastel Painting

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - November 26 @ 3:30 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Dates: October 22–November 26 Time: Tuesdays, 1:00–3:30pm Cost: $175/$157.50 ACE members Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online at artscentereast.org/classes or call 860-871-8222. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium. Topics will include building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Reference photos you have taken yourself may be used for subject matter, or you may bring still…

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Eureka Gallery

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - November 24 @ 5:00 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Opening Reception: Sunday, October 27, 2:00–4:00pm Exhibit Dates: October 27–November 24 Gallery Hours: Thursday–Sunday, 1:00–5:00pm “I have been passionate about art my entire life. This exhibit is a retrospective of my work from its beginning to the present. As you will see, it broaches the expanse between traditional realism and abstraction.”

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Oil Painting

October 28 @ 9:30 am - November 25 @ 12:00 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Instructor: Shauna Shane Register online at www.artscentereast.org/classes or call 860-871-8222. Beginning with an informative demonstration, Shauna will show you how to see the world in terms of shadow and light, simplifying the landscape to the most basic masses and values. With specific, individual instruction you will learn the “what, why, and how” of a successful painting. We will learn the steps necessary to be able to express ourselves artistically, how to see the world in a new way, and even more, how…

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Courageous Watercolor

October 28 @ 1:00 pm - November 25 @ 3:30 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Instructor: Shauna Shane Register online at www.artscentereast.org/classes or call 860-871-8222. Let’s take the mystery out of watercolor, the most naturally expressive of all mediums. First we will discuss the papers, paints and brushes recommended for best results. You will then be treated to a demonstration, illustrating how to plan your layout and execute a successful painting, start to finish. You will learn how to load your brush so you can “float” your color for the most saturated, fresh and vibrant painting. With…

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It’s All Fun and Games Exhibit

October 31 @ 1:00 pm - November 24 @ 5:00 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Baseball, yo-yos, soda fountains, state fairs, dogs playing poker: it’s all fun and games at Arts Center East! Take a trip down memory lane with this exhibit celebrating humor, fun, games, sports, entertainment, and nostalgia. This multimedia exhibit welcomes fun and games of all eras, mediums, and genres. Think Norman Rockwell, with a twist. Cost: $5 suggested donation Exhibit Dates: October 27–November 24 Gallery Hours: Thursday–Sunday, 1:00–5:00pm

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November 2019

Zentangle® Inspired Art

November 4 @ 1:00 pm - December 9 @ 3:00 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, Ct
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Dates: November 4–December 9 Time: Mondays, 1:00–3:00pm Cost: $140/$127.50 for ACE members, materials included Instructor: Tracy Lake Register online at www.artscentereast.org/classes or call 860-871-8222. Take your Zentangle® practice to the next level by diving into the world of Zentangle® Inspired Art. In this course you will create more detailed Zentangle® projects working with a variety of mediums and surfaces. Students will learn more advanced tangle patterns and explore adding colored paints, inks, markers, and pencils to their Zentangle® art projects. NOTE: Class…

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PERSPECTIVES: WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT, WE ARE ALL ONE

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - December 31 @ 8:00 pm
Work_Space Manchester, 903 Main Street
Manchester, 06040 United States
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The Galleries at WORK_SPACE, located within the municipally owned and operated Coworking Space & Conference Center in Downtown Manchester, CT is hosting the first annual Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Art Exhibition and Experience titled: PERSPECTIVES: WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT, WE ARE ALL ONE. Exhibit Dates: November 6th - December 26th 2019 (Opening Reception - Thurs. Nov. 7th, 6-8pm)

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The Gallery at East Brook Mall

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - December 31 @ 6:00 pm
East Brook Mall, 95 Storrs Rd
Willimantic, 06226
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The Gallery at East Brook Mall is celebrating a new exhibit for November with a free Opening Reception tonight, Friday, November 8 from 6-7 PM. Please join us and meet some of the artists exhibiting during the month of November; ‘the incredible 4’ – professional artists from Windham Regional Arts Council and Artists’ Open Studios of Northeast CT as well as the young minds from North Windham Elementary School and the 3rd and 7th graders from Eastford School.  The Gallery…

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