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Arts Escape Inc.

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January 2020

$100.00

Writing Through Grief

January 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Mondays - January 6, 13, 20, 27th 10 am - 11:30 am Grief is often experienced in community however it is a uniquely personal and individual process. Research shows that writing can be a healing way to deal with challenging life situations such as loss, illness, and stress. Our 3-week workshop will allow participants to explore their own writing as a path through grief and healing. The 3-week workshop is $100 and seating is limited.

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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics

January 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan  6th - Feb. 10th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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The Art of Sketchbooking

January 6, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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The Art of Sketchbooking Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan. 6th - Feb. 10th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$95

Get to Know Your Digital Camera – Part I

January 6, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Monday, January 6, 13, 20, 27 1 pm - 2:30 pm Learn how to better use your digital camera’s functions and modes to take more creative and compelling images. **Recommended camera is a digital DSLR or mirrorless camera with various modes and functions. (NO Cell phones) Day 1 Understanding Exposure triad of ISO, Shutter and Aperture to achieve correct exposure. Learn how to take control of your camera using the Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority modes. Learn…

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$150.00

Intermediate Urban Sketching

January 6, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Mondays, January 6, 13, 27 & February 3 & 10 6 pm - 8 pm After completing the Beginning Urban Sketching class, returning students will have the opportunity to learn strategies for sketching on site - outdoors, vegetation, architecture and figures. Students will also learn to sketch objects, architecture and figures indoors. This class is about the actual process of sketching - where to start a sketch and how to finish it. Topics that will be addressed…

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$70.00

Watercolor Painting on Rice Paper

January 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, May Phillips Tuesday, January 7th 10 am – 1 pm The 1-day workshop will include demonstration and instruction where students will learn to transfer their line drawings onto rice paper using a waterproof pen. Students will take their line drawing and paint the design with their watercolor paints on the rice paper using very little water and paint, making sure the paint does not spread. All students will paint the same scene, Winter Light House. The instructor will supply…

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$5 – $15

Monthly Writer’s Workshop

January 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Tuesday, January 7th 10 am - 12 noon The Writers' Workshop gives students an opportunity to share their works-in-progress with fellow students under the guidance of staff writing instructors. This ongoing workshop will be held once a month with either Cindy Eastman or Nancy McMillan. Writers can bring in up to five double-spaced pages to be read aloud and critiqued. Critique guidelines will be provided. Workshops will run for two-hours on the following dates during the summer:…

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Free

Demonstration of Dot Painting

January 7, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Demonstrator, Faith Vicinanza Tuesday, January 7th 2 pm - 3 pm The defining criterion for a dot painting is the technique used - that it is produced by repeated imprints of a paint covered brush, dotting stick or other implement onto the surface of the painting and that in doing so, there are recognizable 'dot' marks on the canvas. Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image.…

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Theorem Stenciling Workshop

January 8, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Theorem Stenciling Instructor, Jean Hansen Wednesday, January 8th 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$100.00

Taking Better Photos with your Digital Camera Part II

January 8, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 1 pm - 2:30 pm This class follows Getting to Know Your Camera class 1. It covers more advanced camera use and settings including how to use manual mode. Students will learn how to use Live View for better exposure, Bracketing, HDR photography, Panoramas,and Tripods. Students will learn various light meter modes, the ins and outs of lenses and which ones are best for your needs. How to take better photos,…

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$35.00

Monthly Men’s Writing Group – Pints, Pies and Prose

January 8, 2020 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Chuck Jones Wednesday, January 8th 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm "A Men's Writing Group" offers a workshop environment where you will find encouragement, inspiration, and instruction to become the writer you have always wanted to be. This program provides both experienced and novice writers a chance to share your work, get positive and practical feedback, and learn to revise and edit for greater clarity and interest. You can work on all genres and at your own pace. You bring…

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$180.00

Intro to Urban Sketching

January 8, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12 6 pm - 8 pm What, Where, Why & How What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library.…

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Independent Watercolor Workshop

January 9, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Watercolor Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th - Feb. 27th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$65.00

Intro to Watercolor Painting

January 9, 2020 @ 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm This workshop is for beginner students who would like to try a watercolor class before signing up for a series of classes. In the Intro to Watercolor, students will experience how watercolor works and some of the techniques that are used to create a loose, transparent painting that is associated with watercolor paintings. Emphasis will be on learning how to understand watercolor's spontaneous nature and how to work…

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Introduction to Watercolor

January 9, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Introduction to Watercolor - 1 Day Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Independent Oil Painting Workshop

January 10, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Oil Painting Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Friday, January 10th - Feb. 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

Write Like Crazy

January 10, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 14, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14 12 noon to 1:30 pm Do you think you’d like to write, and not sure how to get started? Are you already writing and need a jump-start? In either case, this workshop is for you. Come to this 90-minute class and plan to write! We’ll use timed prompts to get your writing mojo going. This technique works for any genre and any level of writer, from beginner to…

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$210 – $240

Independent Acrylic Studio Workshop

January 10, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Fridays, January 10,17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 1pm - 3 pm This 4-week, 8-hour workshop is for students that have worked with Acrylics and would like to work on a project of their own with the assistance of an instructor. Students of all abilities are welcome to come to this Studio painting class. There are two ways to register for this class: with supplies or without. Please bring reference images to work from. The…

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$185

Teen Art Class

January 10, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 & 28 4:30 pm - 6 pm This series of classes are for those students ages 12 to 18 who are serious about art and want to study and learn more. The instructor is a graduate of the Rhode Island of Design, she is a working artist with over 30 years of teaching experience in the school system. Students will focus on the Elements and Principles of…

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Free

Open House

January 12, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Open House Sunday, January 12th 1 pm - 3 pm Call to register 203-586-1474

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$100.00

Writing Through Grief

January 13, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Mondays - January 6, 13, 20, 27th 10 am - 11:30 am Grief is often experienced in community however it is a uniquely personal and individual process. Research shows that writing can be a healing way to deal with challenging life situations such as loss, illness, and stress. Our 3-week workshop will allow participants to explore their own writing as a path through grief and healing. The 3-week workshop is $100 and seating is limited.

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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics

January 13, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan  6th - Feb. 10th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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The Art of Sketchbooking

January 13, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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The Art of Sketchbooking Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan. 6th - Feb. 10th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$95

Get to Know Your Digital Camera – Part I

January 13, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Monday, January 6, 13, 20, 27 1 pm - 2:30 pm Learn how to better use your digital camera’s functions and modes to take more creative and compelling images. **Recommended camera is a digital DSLR or mirrorless camera with various modes and functions. (NO Cell phones) Day 1 Understanding Exposure triad of ISO, Shutter and Aperture to achieve correct exposure. Learn how to take control of your camera using the Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority modes. Learn…

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$150.00

Intermediate Urban Sketching

January 13, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Mondays, January 6, 13, 27 & February 3 & 10 6 pm - 8 pm After completing the Beginning Urban Sketching class, returning students will have the opportunity to learn strategies for sketching on site - outdoors, vegetation, architecture and figures. Students will also learn to sketch objects, architecture and figures indoors. This class is about the actual process of sketching - where to start a sketch and how to finish it. Topics that will be addressed…

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$25.00

Create/Update Your Resume

January 13, 2020 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Bobbi Knezek Monday, January 13th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Is it time to create a new resume or update the one you have? This workshop will help you create a resume that incorporates the newest resume writing trends and addresses hiring managers’ preferences. We will focus on developing the skills to clearly communicate accomplishments and demonstrate skills and potential. Discussions and practice include the following: Writing the summary Organizing work history effectively Phrasing responsibilities to reflect their value…

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Beginning Colored Pencil Workshop

January 14, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Color Pencil Workshop Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, Jan. 14th 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$75.00

Advanced Silk Painting

January 14, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Kothy Hafersat Tuesday, January 14 10 am - 1 pm This one-day workshop is for those students who have previously taken a silk painting class. Advance techniques will be demonstrated, and students will have the opportunity to work on their own piece(s) during the workshop. In class Students will work on a piece of silk, about 25 inches square. The instructor will finish the edges for each student during the workshop. Students will do a picture transfer and guta…

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$65.00

Painterly Silk Scarves

January 14, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Kothy Hafersat Tuesday, January 14 10 am - 1 pm Have you ever wondered how silk scarves are made and where the beautiful bold designs come from? Well this workshop is for you! You will become the designer of your own silk scarf. Students will start with a square sun catcher and work with resist, then on to a scarf, they can do either a resist drawn design or a abstract silk design with multi colors. Silk painting is…

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$65.00

Lightroom Classic CC for Beginners – A Photo Editing Course

January 14, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until January 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Tuesday, January 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 2:30 pm Wonder what to do with your photos after you have them in camera? Struggle with finding and cataloging the photos you have in your computer? Want to change the exposure of your photos and do some editing to help your photos come out as they appeared to when you took them? Need to change your photos sizes for outputting to various sources such as photo contests, facebook,…

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Beginning Pastel, Let’s Play with Pure Color!

January 14, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 PM on Tuesday, repeating until January 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Pastel Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, Jan. 14 and Jan 21 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Theorem Stenciling Workshop

January 14, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Theorem Stenciling Instructor, Jean Hansen Tuesday, January 14th 6 pm - 9 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Beading Workshop

January 15, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until January 22, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beading Workshop Instructor, Toni Ivey Wednesday, Jan 15th and 22nd 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$70.00

Introduction to Beading

January 15, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until January 22, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Toni Ivy Wednesday, January 15 & 22 10 am - 12 noon Learn basic bead weaving and make a barrette or pin. Once mastered, this technique opens up many avenues for creative expression using beads. Variations can be explored for designing bracelets, necklaces, and whatever other idea crosses your mind. Beads, findings, thread, needles, and instruction are included. This technique is similar to hand sewing. If you use reading glasses bring them. The fee for the 2-day workshop is…

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$100.00

Taking Better Photos with your Digital Camera Part II

January 15, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 1 pm - 2:30 pm This class follows Getting to Know Your Camera class 1. It covers more advanced camera use and settings including how to use manual mode. Students will learn how to use Live View for better exposure, Bracketing, HDR photography, Panoramas,and Tripods. Students will learn various light meter modes, the ins and outs of lenses and which ones are best for your needs. How to take better photos,…

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Acrylic Painting on Aluminum Demonstration

January 15, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Acrylic Painting on Aluminum Demonstration Instructor, Anda Styler Wednesday, January 15th 2 pm - 3:30 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$180.00

Intro to Urban Sketching

January 15, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12 6 pm - 8 pm What, Where, Why & How What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library.…

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Independent Watercolor Workshop

January 16, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Watercolor Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th - Feb. 27th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$180 – $205

Beginning/Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

January 16, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Thursday, repeating until February 20, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20 1 pm - 3 pm This class is for beginner students and those students that have taken a previous beginning class. The instructor will cover wet and dry techniques, color mixing, layering with glazes texturing and masking out. Emphasis will be on learning how to understand watercolor's spontaneous nature and how to work with color successfully. Students will complete the workshop with a finished watercolor painting. Students…

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Independent Oil Painting Workshop

January 17, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Oil Painting Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Friday, January 10th - Feb. 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

The Reluctant Writer

January 17, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Friday, January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 10 am - 11:30 pm How many times have you said—to yourself or someone else—"I’ve always wanted to try writing.” And how many times was that followed up by, “But I’m not really a writer.” Or, “I don’t know what I want to write.” Or, “I wouldn’t know where to begin.” Begin here. If you’ve always wanted to “try writing” consider taking this class to give yourself the…

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$150.00

Write Like Crazy

January 17, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 14, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14 12 noon to 1:30 pm Do you think you’d like to write, and not sure how to get started? Are you already writing and need a jump-start? In either case, this workshop is for you. Come to this 90-minute class and plan to write! We’ll use timed prompts to get your writing mojo going. This technique works for any genre and any level of writer, from beginner to…

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$210 – $240

Independent Acrylic Studio Workshop

January 17, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Fridays, January 10,17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 1pm - 3 pm This 4-week, 8-hour workshop is for students that have worked with Acrylics and would like to work on a project of their own with the assistance of an instructor. Students of all abilities are welcome to come to this Studio painting class. There are two ways to register for this class: with supplies or without. Please bring reference images to work from. The…

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$185

Teen Art Class

January 17, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 & 28 4:30 pm - 6 pm This series of classes are for those students ages 12 to 18 who are serious about art and want to study and learn more. The instructor is a graduate of the Rhode Island of Design, she is a working artist with over 30 years of teaching experience in the school system. Students will focus on the Elements and Principles of…

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Loosen Up Oil & Acrylic

January 18, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Loosen Up Oil and Acrylic Instructor, Souby Boski Saturday, Jan. 18th 10 am - 4 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$100.00

Writing Through Grief

January 20, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Mondays - January 6, 13, 20, 27th 10 am - 11:30 am Grief is often experienced in community however it is a uniquely personal and individual process. Research shows that writing can be a healing way to deal with challenging life situations such as loss, illness, and stress. Our 3-week workshop will allow participants to explore their own writing as a path through grief and healing. The 3-week workshop is $100 and seating is limited.

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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics

January 20, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan  6th - Feb. 10th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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The Art of Sketchbooking

January 20, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
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The Art of Sketchbooking Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan. 6th - Feb. 10th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$95

Get to Know Your Digital Camera – Part I

January 20, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Monday, January 6, 13, 20, 27 1 pm - 2:30 pm Learn how to better use your digital camera’s functions and modes to take more creative and compelling images. **Recommended camera is a digital DSLR or mirrorless camera with various modes and functions. (NO Cell phones) Day 1 Understanding Exposure triad of ISO, Shutter and Aperture to achieve correct exposure. Learn how to take control of your camera using the Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority modes. Learn…

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$150.00

Intermediate Urban Sketching

January 20, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Mondays, January 6, 13, 27 & February 3 & 10 6 pm - 8 pm After completing the Beginning Urban Sketching class, returning students will have the opportunity to learn strategies for sketching on site - outdoors, vegetation, architecture and figures. Students will also learn to sketch objects, architecture and figures indoors. This class is about the actual process of sketching - where to start a sketch and how to finish it. Topics that will be addressed…

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Intermediate Colored Pencil Workshop

January 21, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Intermediate Color Pencil Workshop Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, Jan 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Current Events Lecture Series

January 21, 2020 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Current Event Lecture Series Instructor, Alfred Hunt Tuesday, Jan 21st - Feb. 25th 10:30 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing for this 6-week class 203-586-1474

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$65.00

Lightroom Classic CC for Beginners – A Photo Editing Course

January 21, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until January 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Tuesday, January 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 2:30 pm Wonder what to do with your photos after you have them in camera? Struggle with finding and cataloging the photos you have in your computer? Want to change the exposure of your photos and do some editing to help your photos come out as they appeared to when you took them? Need to change your photos sizes for outputting to various sources such as photo contests, facebook,…

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Beginning Pastel, Let’s Play with Pure Color!

January 21, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Pastel Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, Jan. 14 and Jan 21 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$70.00

Introduction to Beading

January 22, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Toni Ivy Wednesday, January 15 & 22 10 am - 12 noon Learn basic bead weaving and make a barrette or pin. Once mastered, this technique opens up many avenues for creative expression using beads. Variations can be explored for designing bracelets, necklaces, and whatever other idea crosses your mind. Beads, findings, thread, needles, and instruction are included. This technique is similar to hand sewing. If you use reading glasses bring them. The fee for the 2-day workshop is…

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$100.00

Taking Better Photos with your Digital Camera Part II

January 22, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 1 pm - 2:30 pm This class follows Getting to Know Your Camera class 1. It covers more advanced camera use and settings including how to use manual mode. Students will learn how to use Live View for better exposure, Bracketing, HDR photography, Panoramas,and Tripods. Students will learn various light meter modes, the ins and outs of lenses and which ones are best for your needs. How to take better photos,…

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$20 – $25

Piano Concert with Paul Bisaccia

January 22, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Pianist, Paul Bisaccia Wednesday, January 22nd 2 pm Music I Love - Scarlatti, J. S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, and Chopin. Paul has been playing much of the music in this program since he was a teenager. Particularly, the Bach Inventions, Beethoven’s “Les Adieux” and the Adagio from Liszt’s First Piano Concerto have been favorites of his since he started playing the piano. Paul still teaches his students much of the music in his collection and it has…

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$180.00

Intro to Urban Sketching

January 22, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12 6 pm - 8 pm What, Where, Why & How What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library.…

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Independent Watercolor Workshop

January 23, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Watercolor Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th - Feb. 27th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$180 – $205

Beginning/Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

January 23, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Thursday, repeating until February 20, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20 1 pm - 3 pm This class is for beginner students and those students that have taken a previous beginning class. The instructor will cover wet and dry techniques, color mixing, layering with glazes texturing and masking out. Emphasis will be on learning how to understand watercolor's spontaneous nature and how to work with color successfully. Students will complete the workshop with a finished watercolor painting. Students…

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Independent Oil Painting Workshop

January 24, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Oil Painting Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Friday, January 10th - Feb. 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

The Reluctant Writer

January 24, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Friday, January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 10 am - 11:30 pm How many times have you said—to yourself or someone else—"I’ve always wanted to try writing.” And how many times was that followed up by, “But I’m not really a writer.” Or, “I don’t know what I want to write.” Or, “I wouldn’t know where to begin.” Begin here. If you’ve always wanted to “try writing” consider taking this class to give yourself the…

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$150.00

Write Like Crazy

January 24, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 14, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14 12 noon to 1:30 pm Do you think you’d like to write, and not sure how to get started? Are you already writing and need a jump-start? In either case, this workshop is for you. Come to this 90-minute class and plan to write! We’ll use timed prompts to get your writing mojo going. This technique works for any genre and any level of writer, from beginner to…

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$210 – $240

Independent Acrylic Studio Workshop

January 24, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Fridays, January 10,17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 1pm - 3 pm This 4-week, 8-hour workshop is for students that have worked with Acrylics and would like to work on a project of their own with the assistance of an instructor. Students of all abilities are welcome to come to this Studio painting class. There are two ways to register for this class: with supplies or without. Please bring reference images to work from. The…

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$185

Teen Art Class

January 24, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 & 28 4:30 pm - 6 pm This series of classes are for those students ages 12 to 18 who are serious about art and want to study and learn more. The instructor is a graduate of the Rhode Island of Design, she is a working artist with over 30 years of teaching experience in the school system. Students will focus on the Elements and Principles of…

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Oil Painting Alla Prima One Day Workshop

January 25, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Oil Painting Alla Prima Instructor, Rita Paradis Saturday, Jan 25 10 am - 2:30 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$100.00

Writing Through Grief

January 27, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Mondays - January 6, 13, 20, 27th 10 am - 11:30 am Grief is often experienced in community however it is a uniquely personal and individual process. Research shows that writing can be a healing way to deal with challenging life situations such as loss, illness, and stress. Our 3-week workshop will allow participants to explore their own writing as a path through grief and healing. The 3-week workshop is $100 and seating is limited.

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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics

January 27, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan  6th - Feb. 10th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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The Art of Sketchbooking

January 27, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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The Art of Sketchbooking Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan. 6th - Feb. 10th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$95

Get to Know Your Digital Camera – Part I

January 27, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Monday, January 6, 13, 20, 27 1 pm - 2:30 pm Learn how to better use your digital camera’s functions and modes to take more creative and compelling images. **Recommended camera is a digital DSLR or mirrorless camera with various modes and functions. (NO Cell phones) Day 1 Understanding Exposure triad of ISO, Shutter and Aperture to achieve correct exposure. Learn how to take control of your camera using the Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority modes. Learn…

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$150.00

Intermediate Urban Sketching

January 27, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Mondays, January 6, 13, 27 & February 3 & 10 6 pm - 8 pm After completing the Beginning Urban Sketching class, returning students will have the opportunity to learn strategies for sketching on site - outdoors, vegetation, architecture and figures. Students will also learn to sketch objects, architecture and figures indoors. This class is about the actual process of sketching - where to start a sketch and how to finish it. Topics that will be addressed…

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Advanced Colored Pencil Workshop

January 28, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Advanced Color Pencil Workshop Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, January 28th 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Current Events Lecture Series

January 28, 2020 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Current Event Lecture Series Instructor, Alfred Hunt Tuesday, Jan 21st - Feb. 25th 10:30 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing for this 6-week class 203-586-1474

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$45.00

Intermediate/Advanced Color Pencil

January 28, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Rita Paradis Tuesday, January 28 1 pm - 4 pm Students will work in a small group setting of no more than 10 students. This class is design for students who have taken the Beginner and/or Intermediate workshop but are not ready to be in the Advance workshop. Once basic skills are taught students are welcome to join the Intermediate/Advanced Colored Pencil workshop. Students will work more independently but still with instruction on their own work. The instructor will…

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$65.00

Lightroom Classic CC for Beginners – A Photo Editing Course

January 28, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until January 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Tuesday, January 14, 21, 28 1 pm - 2:30 pm Wonder what to do with your photos after you have them in camera? Struggle with finding and cataloging the photos you have in your computer? Want to change the exposure of your photos and do some editing to help your photos come out as they appeared to when you took them? Need to change your photos sizes for outputting to various sources such as photo contests, facebook,…

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$15 – $40

Music Lecture Series with John Tuohy

January 29, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on February 19, 2020 at 11:00 AM

One event on March 18, 2020 at 11:00 AM

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Tuohy Wednesday, January 29, February 19, March 18 11 am - 12 noon Join guitarist John Tuohy for a presentation of 3 music lectures with live demonstrations. Wednesday, January 29 - The First Lady of Song: Ella Fitzgerald and her signature style. Join guitarist John Tuohy as he discusses the wonderful, inspiring and inimitable life of renowned singing sensation Ella Fitzgerald. There will be video clips of her key live performances, a breakdown of her vocal stylings, a…

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$100.00

Taking Better Photos with your Digital Camera Part II

January 29, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, John Munno Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 1 pm - 2:30 pm This class follows Getting to Know Your Camera class 1. It covers more advanced camera use and settings including how to use manual mode. Students will learn how to use Live View for better exposure, Bracketing, HDR photography, Panoramas,and Tripods. Students will learn various light meter modes, the ins and outs of lenses and which ones are best for your needs. How to take better photos,…

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$180.00

Intro to Urban Sketching

January 29, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12 6 pm - 8 pm What, Where, Why & How What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library.…

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Independent Watercolor Workshop

January 30, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Watercolor Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th - Feb. 27th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$15.00

Try It You’ll Like It Writing Workshop

January 30, 2020 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Thursday, January 30th 10:30 am - 12 noon Have you always wanted to take a writing class but don’t know where to start? Start here in the new Writer’s Loft at Arts Escape. In this one-session class, curious writers will get a taste of what happens in a writing class and what the expectations will be. There will be prompts, resources and an opportunity to put pen to paper and see what you’ll come up with. In…

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$180 – $205

Beginning/Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

January 30, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Thursday, repeating until February 20, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20 1 pm - 3 pm This class is for beginner students and those students that have taken a previous beginning class. The instructor will cover wet and dry techniques, color mixing, layering with glazes texturing and masking out. Emphasis will be on learning how to understand watercolor's spontaneous nature and how to work with color successfully. Students will complete the workshop with a finished watercolor painting. Students…

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Independent Oil Painting Workshop

January 31, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Oil Painting Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Friday, January 10th - Feb. 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

The Reluctant Writer

January 31, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Friday, January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 10 am - 11:30 pm How many times have you said—to yourself or someone else—"I’ve always wanted to try writing.” And how many times was that followed up by, “But I’m not really a writer.” Or, “I don’t know what I want to write.” Or, “I wouldn’t know where to begin.” Begin here. If you’ve always wanted to “try writing” consider taking this class to give yourself the…

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$150.00

Write Like Crazy

January 31, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 14, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14 12 noon to 1:30 pm Do you think you’d like to write, and not sure how to get started? Are you already writing and need a jump-start? In either case, this workshop is for you. Come to this 90-minute class and plan to write! We’ll use timed prompts to get your writing mojo going. This technique works for any genre and any level of writer, from beginner to…

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$210 – $240

Independent Acrylic Studio Workshop

January 31, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Fridays, January 10,17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 1pm - 3 pm This 4-week, 8-hour workshop is for students that have worked with Acrylics and would like to work on a project of their own with the assistance of an instructor. Students of all abilities are welcome to come to this Studio painting class. There are two ways to register for this class: with supplies or without. Please bring reference images to work from. The…

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$185

Teen Art Class

January 31, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 & 28 4:30 pm - 6 pm This series of classes are for those students ages 12 to 18 who are serious about art and want to study and learn more. The instructor is a graduate of the Rhode Island of Design, she is a working artist with over 30 years of teaching experience in the school system. Students will focus on the Elements and Principles of…

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February 2020

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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics

February 3, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Beginning Step by Step Acrylics Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan  6th - Feb. 10th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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The Art of Sketchbooking

February 3, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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The Art of Sketchbooking Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Monday, Jan. 6th - Feb. 10th 1 pm - 3 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

Intermediate Urban Sketching

February 3, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until February 10, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Mondays, January 6, 13, 27 & February 3 & 10 6 pm - 8 pm After completing the Beginning Urban Sketching class, returning students will have the opportunity to learn strategies for sketching on site - outdoors, vegetation, architecture and figures. Students will also learn to sketch objects, architecture and figures indoors. This class is about the actual process of sketching - where to start a sketch and how to finish it. Topics that will be addressed…

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Current Events Lecture Series

February 4, 2020 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Current Event Lecture Series Instructor, Alfred Hunt Tuesday, Jan 21st - Feb. 25th 10:30 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing for this 6-week class 203-586-1474

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Acrylic Painting on Aluminum Workshop

February 4, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Acrylic Painting on Aluminum Instructor, Anda Styler Tuesday, Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25 2 pm - 4 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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Lecture – The Fall of the Berlin Wall

February 5, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Lecture – “The Fall of the Berlin Wall” Lecturer: Jonathan Kapstein Feb. 5th 1 pm Call the Gallery for Pricing

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$180.00

Intro to Urban Sketching

February 5, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Agnes Wnuk Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12 6 pm - 8 pm What, Where, Why & How What is Urban Sketching? Documenting places, people & events in real time, on location. Plein air sketching inside and outside, locally or while traveling Inside: restaurants, museums, theaters, cafes, schools, public buildings, malls, buses, trains… Outside: cityscape, townscape, landscape, parks, gardens, seaside, beaches, street scenes. Events inside and out: parades, fairs, meetings, concerts, parties, strikes, art exhibits, library.…

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Independent Watercolor Workshop

February 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Watercolor Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursday, January 9th - Feb. 27th 10 am - 12 noon Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$180 – $205

Beginning/Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

February 6, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Thursday, repeating until February 20, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20 1 pm - 3 pm This class is for beginner students and those students that have taken a previous beginning class. The instructor will cover wet and dry techniques, color mixing, layering with glazes texturing and masking out. Emphasis will be on learning how to understand watercolor's spontaneous nature and how to work with color successfully. Students will complete the workshop with a finished watercolor painting. Students…

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Independent Oil Painting Workshop

February 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Independent Oil Painting Workshop Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Friday, January 10th - Feb. 21st 10 am - 1 pm Call the gallery for the pricing 203-586-1474

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$150.00

The Reluctant Writer

February 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Cindy Eastman Friday, January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 10 am - 11:30 pm How many times have you said—to yourself or someone else—"I’ve always wanted to try writing.” And how many times was that followed up by, “But I’m not really a writer.” Or, “I don’t know what I want to write.” Or, “I wouldn’t know where to begin.” Begin here. If you’ve always wanted to “try writing” consider taking this class to give yourself the…

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$150.00

Write Like Crazy

February 7, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 14, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Nancy McMillan Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14 12 noon to 1:30 pm Do you think you’d like to write, and not sure how to get started? Are you already writing and need a jump-start? In either case, this workshop is for you. Come to this 90-minute class and plan to write! We’ll use timed prompts to get your writing mojo going. This technique works for any genre and any level of writer, from beginner to…

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$210 – $240

Independent Acrylic Studio Workshop

February 7, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until February 21, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros Fridays, January 10,17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 1pm - 3 pm This 4-week, 8-hour workshop is for students that have worked with Acrylics and would like to work on a project of their own with the assistance of an instructor. Students of all abilities are welcome to come to this Studio painting class. There are two ways to register for this class: with supplies or without. Please bring reference images to work from. The…

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$185

Teen Art Class

February 7, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

Arts Escape, 88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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Instructor, Priscilla Watson Fridays, January 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 & 28 4:30 pm - 6 pm This series of classes are for those students ages 12 to 18 who are serious about art and want to study and learn more. The instructor is a graduate of the Rhode Island of Design, she is a working artist with over 30 years of teaching experience in the school system. Students will focus on the Elements and Principles of…

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