Learn how to create beautiful winter landscapes with their long shadows in glorious blues and purples under subtle winter skies.
Jane Penfield is a teacher and exhibitor, having been juried into many prestigious exhibits. She has a long list of awards and prizes to her credit. She is especially attracted to elements that evoke light, drama, and emotion.
Jane offers many online classes, so she is experienced in the use of Zoom as an instructional method.
Winter, Holidays, and Year End Virtual Exhibit
November 16, 2020 - February 10, 2021
Celebrate the Holidays & Winter Season and the end to 2020 with art that speaks to the joy in the holidays and beautiful winter season.
Who's Coming?, watercolor by Carolyn Emerson.
16th Annual Members' Art Exhibit
October 1 - October 31
Historically, this exhibit has been held at the South Windsor Public Library. Due to COVID restrictions, this year, the exhibit is being held virtually. Artists' information sheet
The exhibit was judged by Agnes Wnuk, with ribbons awarded in each category: Best in Show, Oil and Acrylic, Watercolor, Photography, Other. See the list.
"You often hear at an opening '...what was the judge thinking?'"
Best in Show: Red Rocks, oil by Christine Larson
Watercolor Virtual Workshop with Alan James
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 10 am - 1 pm
Alan James is an award-winning watercolor artist and teacher. In this workshop we followed along with Alan as he instructed participants using his fluid three-step approach. His live, interactive Zoom presentation allowed us to observe, then paint each step and ask questions along the way. Click on the slideshow for photos from the workshop.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Noted fine artist Alan James will provided a demo video for viewing via Zoom: "Cityscape painting with Alan James using watercolor - watercolor painting techniques and tutorial for beginners or artists of all ages and skills." If you missed it, you can see it here.
All Mediums 3-Color Virtual Exhibit
July 31 to August 31
MAA members' first virtual exhibit!
The challenge was to create a piece with any three colors (and white) in any medium. Artists worked to find the positive in this year’s life and times.
Sun Silhouettes, pastel by Laura Kinlock