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    Sheepshearing Festival

    Presented by Gore Place at Gore Place, Waltham

    April 25, 2015

    Head to Gore Place for this 28th annual outdoor event, which includes a crafts fair, live entertainment, historic reenactments, games, and, of course, demonstrations of sheep-shearing, herding dogs, spinning, and weaving. Food and commercial vendors will also be on- site, and wagon rides and museums tours are available for additional fees. 

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    Artist Talk: Jennifer Goldfinger

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Mixed-media artist and children’s book illustrator Jennifer Goldfinger will discuss her playful and expressive mixed media encaustic works as well as children’s book illustrations that...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Collage

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Collage is drawing and painting with paper, and requires no formal art experience or drawing skills. But it teaches about composition, color relationships, texture, pattern and design! Students...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 3, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Joelle Feldman and Lisa Regopoulos set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork...more

    Make a Silk Sachet for Mom (ages 4 and up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    Paint beautiful colors on a silk bag and watch them blend into a rainbow of hues. Fill the bag with dried roses or lemon verbena as a fragrant gift for Mom or a friend.


    Adult Art Workshop: Try it! Monotype

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 30 - May 7, 2015

    Try monotype, an expressive process where students draw with a brush and ink on a metal plate, add and subtract with brushes, rags and fingers, then print on the etching press to create a...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Paste Paper and Squash Books

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3 - May 7, 2015

    A Squash Book is a magical book that looks small when folded up into a square, but becomes big when opened, with ten squares for writing or other creative projects. Create your own beautiful paste...more

    Downtown Lowell First Thursdays

    Presented by Cultural Organization of Lowell at Downtown Lowell, Lowell

    May 7, 2015

    Downtown Lowell First Thursdays - Your invitation to fun, art, museums and music in lively Lowell!  On the first Thursday of every month, visit our galleries, museums, businesses and...more

    50 Shades of Blue: Indigo dyeing and Shibori with Katie Buchanan

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 9, 2015

    The practice of dyeing with indigo is an incredibly rich cultural tradition, with each region of the world having its own unique dyeing approach to the dyeing process. Indigo has been used for...more

    Make a Silk Flower Window! (ages 4 & up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 9 - May 10, 2015

    Silk hoops with beautiful flower designs are waiting for your creative touch. Watch how silk paints flow to create a stained-glass look, and make an exquisite gift for mom. 


    Adult Art Workshop: En Plein Air Painting

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 27 - May 11, 2015

    Paint en plein air on the grounds of the Wayside Inn and create a beautiful landscape from life! Connect with nature, become sensitive to changes in sunlight and experience fresh air and the...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Bracelet and Earrings

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 15, 2015

    Come with a friend! Learn basic beading techniques from nationally known bead artist Andrea Alyse while making earrings and a bracelet. Tuition includes beads and supplies, but you may bring your...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 16, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Linee Baird and Gary Ozias set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork that is...more

    Danforth Art Public Tours

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    March 15 - May 17, 2015

    Join Danforth Art’s docents for a tour of current exhibitions. On view through May 17 are: The Expressive Voice: Landscape Reimagined, David Berger: Space for the Human Heart, Prilla Smith...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Introduction to Papermaking

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 17, 2015

    Create your own paper! Learn to prepare pulp, form sheets and embed materials (such as flowers or thread) to create beautiful, unique sheets of handmade paper. Advance registration required.


    Family Clay Workshop: Fairy and Gnome Houses

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 17, 2015

    Work with your child to build a wonderful house out of clay for a mythical fairy, gnome, goblin, elf or other magical or mischievous being. Add paint and other decorations to entice a visit!...more

    Family Festival: The Great Paper Caper

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 17, 2015

    This afternoon event will enchant the young and the young at heart with guided trail walks with a local biologist, a puppet theater, paper airplane folding, nature crafts and more all inspired by...more

    Make a Sweet Bird Tea Light! (ages 4 and up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 16 - May 17, 2015

    These sweet ceramic bird tea lights are a great way to add a Spring touch to the table. Paint yours to look like your favorite feathered friend, or as a fun work of art. 


    ART WORKSHOP: Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 23, 2015

    A recognized and award-winning professional artist, Joelle Feldman teaches students fundamental skills and introduces multiple approaches to painting with pastels. This two-day workshop will focus...more

    Make a Peace Lantern! (ages 4 and up)

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 23 - May 24, 2015

    Memorial Day weekend is a great time to think about world peace. Create your own special lantern with peace symbols, flowers, and other designs as a reminder of what we can do to create a more...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Try It! Watercolor

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 5 - May 26, 2015

    During the month of May, explore basic watercolor techniques and experiment with the vibrant, transparent colors of this often misunderstood medium. Learn about the range of supplies (types of...more

    Painting Materials and Methods for Acrylics and Oils with Jill Pottle

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    April 28 - May 26, 2015

    This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and conceptual understanding of contemporary approaches to painting with oils or acrylics. A...more

    Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    April 21 - May 26, 2015

    Join us for a hands-on class with an individual coaching approach. Students will learn how to build a pastel painting from start to finish. We will focus on...more

    Everett Arts Association Spring Arts Festival

    Presented by Everett Arts Associatioin

    May 30 - May 31, 2015

    Come join us for Everett Arts Association’s 47th annual Spring Arts Festival. Ponder over 100 juried pieces of artwork, enjoy music performances from local students, admire art submitted and...more

    Make a Post-It Notes Holder for Dads & Teachers

    Presented by Artbeat at Artbeat The Creativity Store, Arlington

    May 30 - May 31, 2015

    Here’s a great way to give Dad or a favorite teacher a special Thank You: a ceramic sticky note holder that you have painted with your own inspired designs. Ages 4 and up!


    Adult Art Workshop: Photograph your 2-D Artwork

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    June 1, 2015

    Learn how to photograph 2-D artwork in this one-session workshop. Angle of view, lighting, metering, polarizing and appropriate lens type/focal length will be covered. Basic knowledge and...more

    Intro to Welding

    Presented by Stonybrook Fine Arts at Stonybrook Fine Arts, Boston

    March 30 - June 3, 2015

    Do you have an idea that you would like to see done in metal but you don't know how? Stonybrook Fine Arts is offering a six and eight session introductory courses in welding this winter....more

    Adult “Ladies Night Out” Clay Workshop

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    June 5, 2015

    Enjoy a night out with the ladies. Bring a beverage; we'll provide the fun. Explore your imaginative side while creating ceramic bowls, mugs or containers. Learn a different handbuilding skill...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Figure Painting - Real and Abstract

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    June 10, 2015

    Explore figure painting: light, anatomy, form, composition, color and paint application working from a beautifully staged setting. See how artists in the past have abstracted the figure, and...more

    Subject: Fabricated Steel Sculpture I Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    May 19 - June 11, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Fabricated Steel Sculpture. This course is design to teach students the basic...more

    Plant Macrophotography presented by New England Wild Flower Society

    Presented by New England Wild Flower Society's Garden in the Woods

    June 13, 2015

    Macrophotography opens the door to a wonderful new world of photographic opportunities. Seen in close-up, the natural world is a marvel of pattern, light, and color: Flowers become abstract works...more

    Subject: Classical Portraiture Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 15 - June 19, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Classical Portraiture. The goal of this workshop is to teach you the...more

    Subject: Drawing Basics Intensive Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 15 - June 19, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Drawing Basics Intensive. This intensive course offers challenging exercises...more

    Subject: Encaustic Painting Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 15 - June 19, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Encaustic Painting. Encaustic paint is perhaps the most beautiful and durable...more

    Subject: Puppet Making Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 15 - June 19, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Puppet Making. This course will introduce the methods and processes of...more

    60th Annual Arts Festival

    Presented by South Shore Art Center and South Shore Art Center at Cohasset Town Common, Cohasset

    June 19 - June 21, 2015

    For 60 years, Cohasset’s historic town common has been the site of South Shore Art Center’s annual arts festival, attracting over 9,000 guests to the three-day festival. Held on...more

    NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza - A Pop Culture Expo

    Presented by IMAGE Meet And Greet Entertainment LLC

    June 20 - June 21, 2015

     NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza, a Pop Culture Expo, is a family friendly event featuring all things that appeal to fans of comics, movies, television and Nerd culture....more

    Artists in the Garden presented by New England Wild Flower Society

    Presented by New England Wild Flower Society's Garden in the Woods

    April 24 - June 26, 2015

    Exclusively for artists. This unique opportunity gives artists access to the Garden on select Fridays between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., before it opens to the public and when the light is especially...more

    Subject: Collage Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 22 - June 26, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Collage. This course explores collage and the variety of materials which can...more

    Subject: Metal on Metal: non-acid intaglio printmaking Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 22 - June 26, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Metal on Metal: non-acid intaglio printmaking. The uniquely elegant and...more

    Subject: Plein Air Landscape Painting Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 22 - June 26, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Plein Air Landscape Painting. Paint on site in the dramatic beauty of coastal...more

    Subject: Stop Motion Animation Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 22 - June 26, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Stop Motion Animation. Students explore the basics of three dimensional stop...more

    Landscape Photography presented by New England Wild Flower Society

    Presented by New England Wild Flower Society's Garden in the Woods

    June 27, 2015

    During this intermediate workshop, Steve McGrath will explain the many camera settings you can use during landscape photography. Learn how to take advantage of natural light, find the best...more

    Subject: Mixed Media Drawing & Painting Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 26 - June 28, 2015

    Mixed Media Drawing & Painting Workshop

    Instructor:  Maria Malatesta

    Mixed Media Drawing & Painting Workshop:  June 26 -...more

    Subject: Creating Abstract Art Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 29 - July 3, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Creating Abstract Art. Based on Dean Nimmer's new book, Creating Abstract...more

    Subject: Digital Photography: Seeing Like a Camera Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 29 - July 3, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Digital Photography: Seeing Like a Camera. Learn the best techniques to...more

    Subject: Painting the Still Life and More Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 29 - July 3, 2015

    Painting the Still Life and More Workshop

    Instructor:  Chris Wright

    Painting the Still Life and More Workshop:  June 29 - July...more

    Subject: Fabricated Steel Sculpture Il Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    June 16 - July 9, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Fabricated Steel Sculpture. This course is design to teach students the basic...more

    Subject: Deepening Your Personal Relationship with Painting and Drawing Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Deepening Your Personal Relationship with Painting and Drawing. Working with...more

    Subject: Expressive Interpretations of the Landscape Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Expressive Interpretations of the Landscape. The natural environment offers...more

    Subject: Introduction to Comics Workshop

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery at Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Montserrat College of Art's Summer 2015 Immersive Program is hosting a workshop on Introduction to Comics. Explore the steps of creating your own comic like a...more

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