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Gallery Open
Wednesday - Saturday, 10:30 to 5:30
Closed Sunday - Tuesday

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Attention: Schedule Change

We have rescheduled our February and March classes to begin in April.

This will give us all the time to clear more snow and save us canceling for snowstorms, and it will provide some early color in our lives as spring breaks through.

Liz Messler's watercolor class, Paint and Water, begins on Wednesday, April 1, from 9:30 to 12:00 and runs for 5 weeks. Cost $125.

Stuart Ross's Woodblock Printing class begins on Thursday, April 2, from 10 to 12. Cost $150. Material fee to artist is $25. All materials provided.

Eric Glass's Oil Painting class begins on April 4 from 1:00 to 3:30 and will run for six weeks. Open to all ages and levels. There are no classes on 4/18, 5/2 and 5/16.

Pat Chandler's Portrait Class is on April 18 and 19 from 9:30 to 4:30. This class is appropriate for all levels and mediums. Cost $175.

Sandy Crabtree's watercolor workshop, Layering Watercolor: Earth, Sky and Sea, is on May 2 and 3 from 9:30 to 4:30. Cost $175.

Wanda Edwards is returning for her Torn Paper Workshop, a collage workshop where a paper is used to develop a picture, is on May 16 and 16. Cost $175. Material fee $10.

We are working on a weekly summer series which will focus on basic studio skills, such as drawing, into to watercolor/acrylic, color wheel and perspective.  More info to follow.

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Woodblock Printing POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL

Ducks, woodblock print by Stuart Ross
FIRST IMPRESSIONS: WOODBLOCK PRINTING
Stuart Ross

Thursday, 10-12. WILL START IN APRIL,  6 weeks
Cost: $150 Material Fee: $25.

Call 442-0300 or visit the Gallery to sign up for the class.
A 50% deposit will hold your place.

Stu will explain the relief printing process and show examples of prints.

We will do a one-block B & W print first, and then a three-block Color print, solving lots of interesting problems like registration, transparency, overlays, etc.

The class will learn the proper handling of cutting tools, inking the block, making multiple prints, etc.

All materials (wood blocks, paper, ink) will be supplied by the instructor up payment of the materials fee.

Tools will be loaned to the class members. 

Boats, 3-block print, Stuart Ross

Friday, February 20, 2015

Gallery Talk Postponed

No Gallery Talk Sunday February 22


More snow is coming and there's nothing we can do about it!

So sorry!


Claudette Gamache: Arts and Medicine

is postponed until further notice.


Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Wood Block Starts Feb. 26

The start date for the Stu Ross Wood Block printing is now Thursday, Feb. 26.

Space is still available.

Portraiture with Pat Chandler


Beginning Portraiture


February 28 & March 1 – Sat/Sun from 9:30 to 4:30
Cost $175



Appropriate for both beginners and advanced students.

Beginning remarks on composition of portrait image in picture space, including the importance of light source and value composition and a study of skull and features. Working in the medium most comfortable for each student, students will do a portrait from a live model.

Advanced Portraiture

April 18 & 19 – Sat/Sun from 9:30 to 4:30
Cost: $175

For students continuing from the earlier Beginner's Workshop and for any portrait artist with some experience. All manner of individual approaches will enrich the experience of everyone. 


Model Sessions: No Instructor

Dates and Times to be determined
Cost: $10 per session

Portrait Model: During March and April clothed models will be scheduled to hone skills in portraiture. These sessions will last approximately four hours. 

Claudette Gamache Gallery Talk

Arts & Medicine with Claudette Gamache
Sunday, February 22, 2015, 3:30 to 5 pm
Suggested Fee $5.


Claudette is a registered nurse with over 30 years  experience in the health field.  She is also an artist who pursued a BFA at the University of Hartford Art School, an MA in Holistic Studies and Expressive Therapy from Lesley University; and obtained her registration in Art Therapy from the American Art Therapy Association.

The Lookout, pastel by Claudette Gamache
Claudette's talk will encompass storytelling of her many experiences using the arts within hospital, outpatient and home care settings.  She will lead the audience in an exercise to aid in reducing stress.

She has worked at combining art and medicine, a blending of science and art in her work with clients.

She has presented at National Home care Conference, State Hospice Nurses retreat, Nurse Associations, Health Care Workers in Hospice setting and taught classes to oncology nurses and adult evening classes.

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

More Paint & Water, Liz Messler


5 weeks, begins March 4, 2015, Wednesdays, 10 am - 1 pm
Cost: $125


Liz says:

"THIS SPRING WORKSHOP WILL BUILD ON THE CONTINUED DEVELOPMENT OF THE TRADITIONAL BASIC SKILLS OF WATERCOLOR PAINTING THAT ARE A NECESSARY FOUNDATION THAT WE WILL ATTEMPT TO “MASTER” - IN ORDER THAT WE CAN MOVE FROM A TRADITIONAL OUTCOME - “REALISM” - TO A MORE INTERPRETIVE PAINTING – “ABSTRACT”!  COME AND ENJOY THE FUN OF “MOVING PAINT AROUND ON PAPER WITH WATER”!! AND SEE ART HAPPEN!!!”


Call 442-0300 or visit the Gallery to sign up for the class.
A 50% deposit will hold your place.


Centre St Arts Gallery, LLC
11 Centre St, Bath
207-442-0300

centrestartsgalleryllc@gmail.com