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Intro to Abstract Art
Workshop with Polly Castor

When: Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 10 AM - 4 PM

Where: Manchester Church of Christ, Fellowship Hall

             595 Tolland Turnpike, Manchester CT  


Cost: $100/per person (Limit of 20 people)


Do you want to understand the essential principles and components of strong meaningful abstract art? This class will include PowerPoint lectures, several short exercises to be done by participants, and an empowering critique and discussion of student work. Come prepared to dive in outside your comfort zone, in a safe, and supportive atmosphere. This is an active workshop which will assist you in appreciating and producing good abstract art.

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Artist Bio:


Polly Castor is a lifelong artist. She went to the University of Michigan, and has lived in Bethel, Connecticut for the last 31 years. Her passion is working within the full range of abstraction, from impressionism to non-objective art, with particular emphasis on abstract conceptualism, depicting specific Ideas, feelings, and actions.

She enjoys working in many mediums:oil, pastel, acrylic, mono-print, collage, watercolor,
gouache, photography, and ceramics- and her creative approach of cross-pollinating these
mediums with one another brings original results.She has been an artist in residence in
Maine for three summers, has been juried in the Pastel Society of America and many other
national and international shows. You can see her blog on       

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The fee for this workshop is $100.


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