The Painterly Print with Gelli Plates

Monoprinting has been around for a long time, and is a well-known technique used by Degas, Picasso, and Matisse. Learn the basics of monoprinting (a one of kind print), using acrylic paints on the new, easy to use Gelli Plate, while discovering the qualities of transparent paints, color mixing, and composition. You'll learn how to print with several colors to create depth and richness. Most supplies provided, including paints - a list will be sent to students.

Date/Time: Saturday, Oct 14, 9:30 to 12:30
Fee: $60. Min of 6 and max of 8 participants.
Location: Arts Wayland Studio at Community Arts, Wayland
Contact: Adria Arch - 781-879-0596:
Reserve a spot - send check payable to Adria Arch to: Adria Arch, 41 Mary St., Arlington MA 02474

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Oil Painting on Tuesday Afternoons

SCHEDULE Tuesdays, Ongoing from 1:00pm to 3:00pm (Please note that some dates are skipped so please contact the teacher (see below) for dates)

FEE: $25. per session. Pay as you go. Sign up by reserving directly with the teacher – Pearl McCarthy. Call or text: 508-740-4320, email: Payment by check (or cash) made out to: Pearl McCarthy.

Explore the beauty of painting fruit, objects, and real flowers in oil paint. Students will improve their understanding of color temperature, perspective, value, edges and lighting.

Pearl McCarthy will share her knowledge of realistic painting and give each student the individual attention they need to create their best work yet, guaranteed.

A graduate of Mass College of Art, Pearl McCarthy has studied with Casey Baugh, Nadia Mahfuz, Michelle Dunaway, and Jack Keledjian, among others. Pearl also teaches on Monday evenings in her studio. Visit

Art Drop In Thursdays

Bring your materials for a small scale project, get inspired and share ideas. No instructor. There are still life items for set ups.

COST: Members - $3 Non-members - $6. Bring cash or check.
BRING - your own materials for a small-scale project. Space for 8-10 visual artists
RSVP to or phone: (774) 421-9211

Location: Arts Wayland Studio at Community Arts 107 Concord Rd, Wayland, MA 01778
(In Peace Lutheran Church building, 1 mile north of Rte 27 and Wayland library, on right. See yellow Beehive Art sign)

DATE/TIME: Sept 10, 2017 from 3:30pm to 5pm
LOCATION: Arts Wayland Studio
DONATION: $10 at the door, cash or check
RSVP, space is limited:

Understanding Contemporary Oil Painting Materials

Since our founding, Gamblin Artists Colors has handcrafted luscious oil colors and contemporary mediums true to the working properties of traditional materials, yet safer and more permanent.  Gamblin's dedication to today's oil painters extends beyond offering the finest possible materials – we believe in sharing our knowledge so painters can choose those materials that best support their own artistic visions. 

Understanding Contemporary Oil Painting Materials, a 90 minute Lecture Demonstration.

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Winsor & Newton Watercolor Materials Presentation

Winsor & Newton representative Joe McCarthy will present for 2 hours on watercolor materials, techniques and news. Joe will have sample gifts of materials for participants.

Date/Time: Saturday, Oct 21 from 1:00pm to 3pm
Fee: Free to members of Arts Wayland; Non-member fee: $10*
Space is limited. Please register by email to: Include your name, email and phone #.

*Join today for the rest of 2017 for only $20. Send membership fee of $20 with a request to attend the event to: Arts Wayland, P.O. Box 272, Wayland, MA 01778. Include your name, email, address and phone # and media you work in for membership files.

Non members, send check to Arts Wayland, P.O. Box 272, Wayland, MA 01778 or drop off in the studio during Thursday drop in, 1 to 3pm. Cash may also be paid at the door if you have pre-registered.

Holiday Small Works Art Show and Sale

Get Ready for the Holiday Small Works Art Show and Sale

Date: December 2 to December 31, 2017.  Open house and sale December 3.

This show is planned for the Wayland Library Raytheon Room and Library foyer.

We invite you to start creating!  Get ready for this opportunity.

Official entry forms will be available in October 2017.

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