Activities

Holiday Small Works Show and Sale

December 3 – December 29

Open during Library Hours

Wayland Public Library

5 Concord Road, Wayland, MA

This show will feature small artworks by over 20 local artists in the Raytheon Room of the Wayland Public Library, 5 Concord Road, Wayland, MA.

Original paintings and photographs in a wide variety of styles and materials are sized 12” x 12” or smaller and priced modestly.  Sale commissions benefit the Wayland Public Library.


Exhibitors only: for Small Works show guidelines, Click here


Oil Painting on Tuesday Afternoons

SCHEDULE Tuesdays, Ongoing from 1:00pm to 4:00pm (Please note that some dates are skipped so please contact the teacher)

FEE: $25. per session. Pay as you go. Sign up by reserving directly with the teacher – Pearl McCarthy. Call 508-650-9172 or email: pearlgmccarthy@gmail.com. Payment by check (or cash) made out to: Pearl McCarthy.

Read more about Pearl McCarthy


Members Apply for Exhibit Opportunity in Wayland Town Building

There is a small exhibit space in a wide hallway near the main entrance of the Wayland Town Building. If you are a member, please contact us if you would like to apply to have a small show and we will help facilitate it and help you to hang it. A flyer with your contact info can be posted there so for any inquiries. 

Contact: info@artswayland.com or call (774) 421-9211

Develop your Drawing Skills

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An Introduction and Refresher Course on How to Draw

Monday afternoons 1:15pm to 2:45pm

6 sessions: December 4, 11, 18; January 8, 15, 22

Fee: $150.

Age level: adult

Location: Arts Wayland studio, 107 Concord Rd, Wayland, MA 01778*

Register: Joanne Tarlin, ph: 508-542-2115; email: joannetarlin@gmail.com

*located in Peace Lutheran church. look for red sign

This class will introduce drawing tools, materials, and methods. It will cover the fundamentals of proportion, perspective and sighting as well as shading, and line character. For advanced students, personal styles will be explored. Each lesson will feature a skill or subject. i.e. still life, landscape, or figure.

Instructor Joanne Tarlin teaches at Lincoln Sudbury Adult Education, MetroWest Arts Academy and has been an instructor at Somerville Center for the Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and lecturer at Framingham State University.

3 Students needed to run class.

Additional Classes with Joanne Tarlin are:

  • Drawing and Painting Fun for young children
  • Classical to Contemporary Painting, Winter Session (8 and up)
  • Drawing and Cartooning (teens)
  • Winter Workshop: The Interaction of Color (adults)

See details -Click here to view


The Members Meeting in December is Cancelled

December is a busy month for all so we will meet in January.

Annual Meeting in January

Annual meeting - January 14 - second Sunday - 3:30pm to 5pm

Meet your fellow members. A treasurers report will be provided for the previous year. 

RSVP to info@artswayland.com