Sign up now for the 2nd annual FREE Day of Demos art materials event. Space is limited!
Liquitex and Winsor & Newton Free Day of Demos event:
Saturday June 1st: Day of Demos event. This will be free and pre-registered attendees will all receive a sample bag at the end of the day although we will welcome all people. The event will be held along Cookman Ave. in front of the Shoppes at the Arcade and will consist of 8 different stations, each focusing on different art products/techniques. In the event of rain we will set up in the Collective Art Tank and Gallery 13.
Schedule of events: show up at 8:40 AM. Demos will start at 9:00AM sharp and each station will run concurrently with attendees rotating to the next station every half hour.
- Experimenting with Liquitex acrylic mediums
- Mixing Winsor & Newton Artists’ Oil Bar and tube colors
- The do’s and don’ts of varnishing with Liquitex varnishes
- Winsor & Newton supplies for watercolour plein air painting
- Funky pigments and making your own paint
- Lunch – 12:10 to 1:30 – everyone can grab lunch on thier own, demos start again promptly at 1:30
- Working on a variety of surfaces: choosing the correct Liquitex mediums
- Liquitex water based Professional Spray Paint and NEW Professional Acrylic Paint Markers
- Intermixability: Painting a Toyota Scion with Liquitex sprays, markers and tube colors!!!
- Q&A and handing out of sample bags – 3:30 to 3:45
The above stations will be going on simultaneously with 10 attendees at each station guided by the A.O.P. artists for a total of 80 attendees. They will move from station to station in 30 minute intervals based on the following schedule.
Hang around in the evening for the opening reception of Connections, details below.
Saturday night June 1st: Group exhibition of the Artist Outreach Program to be held at Gallery 13. The show, Connections features artists of the Winsor & Newton and Liquitex Artist Outreach Program. The opening reception will take place at 6PM and close on Sunday June 23rd.