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June 2018

Doberstein and Sanders Demo for Wild Care

June 9 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Come see Amy Sanders and SaraJane Doberstein demonstrate their unique painting techniques as part of our day “Swooping in for Wild Care”. Amy will demonstrate building depth and luminosity with pastel as she works towards bringing a painting to life through multiple layers. Pastel is a unique medium, in that the pigment particles retain their individuality within layers. If carefully layered using strokes in a variety of colors, weights and direction, light bounces among the particles creating a unique radiance…

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Outermost Inspirations

June 30 at 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Outermost House Inspired by the Cape Cod National Seashore and Henry Beston’s Outermost House Henry Beston’s 1928 book, The Outermost House, is a classic of American Literature. Beston (1888-1968) wrote the book after spending a solitary “year” in a 20×16 house on the dunes of Eastham on Cape Cod, studying and observing the wonders of the elements in this stunning setting. Plein air painting in the morning, talk, book signing and reception in the afternoon. The Outermost House is considered…

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See the Painters at Work

June 30 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eastham,

Come and watch award-winning painters at work around Eastham. Adults and children alike are amazed to see the processes that lead to a finished painting. Artists are happy to answer questions and discuss their techniques. Join them for a reception and see the still wet paintings at the Eastham Public Library from 2 to 4.

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Amy Sanders Pastel Demonstration

June 30 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Amy will demonstrate building depth and luminosity with pastel as she works towards bringing a painting to life through the building up of multiple layers. Pastel is a unique medium, in that the pigment particles retain their individuality within layers. If carefully layered using strokes in a variety of colors, weights and direction, light bounces among the particles creating a unique radiance that is the hallmark of the medium. Audience questions and comments will be encouraged and add to the…

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July 2018

Andrea Petitto Painting Demonstration

July 14 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

The afternoon of her One Woman Show reception, Andrea Petitto will be demonstrating several stages of the development of her semi-abstract paintings in oils in order to show how recognizable forms emerge and are integrated with the background colors and shapes.

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Outermost Inspirations: See the Artists at Work

July 26 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Orleans Historical Society, 3 River Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Adults and children alike are amazed to see the processes that lead to a finish painting. Artists are happy to answer questions and discuss their techniques. Maryalice Eizenberg and Susan Overstreet will be painting in oil plein air (outside, weather permitting) and Amy Sanders will be working in pastel inside the Museum.

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SaraJane Doberstein Painting Demonstration

July 27 at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

SaraJane will demonstrate the tonal sketch technique with raw umber on linen to establish the drawing and values for the rest of the painting.

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Sharon McGauley Painting Demonstration

July 28 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Sharon McGauley will be painting a tiny oil painting from a combination of sketches and photos. She will be working with her plein air easel and recent photographs.

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Paul Batch Painting Demonstration

July 28 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Paul Batch will demonstrate his approach to painting Cape Cod dunes. Emphasis will be on simplification of the subject and paint application. All materials used will be explained in detail.

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Maryalice Eizenberg Painting Demonstration

July 28 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Working in oil, Eizenberg will demonstrate how she constructs the foundation of a successful painting by taking a blank canvas and creating a monochromatic underpainting on which subsequent layers of paint will be applied until the work is complete.

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Amy Sanders Painting Demonstration

July 29 at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Amy will demonstrate building depth and luminosity with pastel as she works towards bringing a painting to life through the multiple layers. Pastel particles retain their individuality within layers. If carefully layered using strokes in a variety of colors, weights and direction, light bounces among the particles creating a unique radiance. Audience questions and comments will be encouraged and add to the afternoon.

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August 2018

Demonstrating in Color

August 4 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Susan Overstreet, contemporary expressionist, will demonstrate her distinctive use of color while painting a larger work based on a plein air study. Audience questions and comments are welcome and will add to this lively presentation.

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Paths of Color, Susan Overstreet One Woman Show

August 4 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

This exhibition showcases an exciting collection of the latest plein air work by one of the region’s most distinctive contemporary expressionists. Following the footsteps of the Cape’s historically influential artists, Overstreet forges a new path exploring her singular window into a world of wonder and beauty. “Sand, sea and sky offer an evolving kaleidoscope of color,” explains Overstreet. “Capturing the array of vivid chromatic compositions on the Cape drives my spontaneous and intuitive process.” Overstreet will demonstrate that process by…

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Paul Batch Demonstration

August 11 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Spend a summer afternoon with us and watch the amazing Paul Batch create a painting on site.

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Phillip Koch Painting Demonstration

August 18 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road (RT 28)
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Artist Philip Koch will demonstrate in the Gallery his practice of creating his colorful landscape oil paintings based on the black and white charcoal drawings he makes on location in the open air. A former abstract artist, Koch was inspired early in his career by the work of Edward Hopper to change to working in a realist direction. Since 1983 he has been granted 16 residencies to stay and work in Hopper’s Truro studio. Koch is the great grandson of…

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