Oil Painting with Pearl McCarthy

SCHEDULE Tuesdays, Ongoing from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
FEE: $25. per session. Pay as you go. Sign up online below. Or, bring a check made out to: Arts Wayland. Call or email ahead. (774) 421-9211 to reserve a space. Email:

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

Materials: Pearl recommends professional grade oil paints, oil-primed linen panels and good quality synthetic blend or natural brushes. She highly recommends Rosemary & Co. brushes. She uses the Masterson palette with a sheet of glass cut to fit inside. Contact Pearl if you have any questions. or call (774) 421-9211 with any questions.

Some Tuesdays in the schedule are skipped. Please contact us if you have any questions. Email:

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DeCordova Museum - Private Tour for 12

We will be touring the following exhibit.

"Expanding Abstraction, New England Women Painters 1950 to Now at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA. This Museum exhibition presents a lesser-known history of abstract painting in New England by showcasing the work of women painters with strong connections to the region. Despite their relative exclusion from mainstream and male-dominated conversations on postwar abstraction, these artists have made significant contributions to the field."

When: Monday, July 10 at 11:00 am.
Fee: $10. Deadline 6/26 for signup and payment
Where: Meet in the entrance lobby of the DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum 51 Sandy Pond Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773.

Questions: Judith Scott will be leading the tour. Email: or phone: (main) 508-358-2974 or Cell: 508-250-9418

About the Tour Guide
Judith Scott is a board member of Arts Wayland and an active artist working in water-soluble oils. She has been a Museum Guide at  DeCordova Museum in Lincoln Mass. for 10 years and was a Docent at Danforth Art Museum and School for 15 years.  She is also a volunteer study group leader for some courses in the Lifelong Learning Program at Regis College.

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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 - 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)