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  • Asbury To Present Animal Portrait Program, February 25 At Meeting House

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will host artist Melody Asbury, who will be demonstrating animal portrait painting in oil, at its meeting on Wednesday, February 25, at 1:30 pm.

    The meeting and program will take place in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street (at the flagpole). The demonstration is open to the public, free of charge.

  • SCAN Presenting ‘Color In Winter’ At Municipal Center

    A glimpse at seven works included in SCAN’s Color in Winter Show & Sale shows what Show Chair Suzanne Molineaux was talking about when she said this year’s show offers works in myriad styles. The collection, on view weekdays at Newtown Municipal Center, offers works by 25 artists, all members of The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown.


  • Pastel Artist Ivers To Offer Program At Meeting House

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will have Christine Ivers of Meriden demonstrating in pastel on Wednesday, January 14, at 7:30 pm. Her subject will be a landscape.

    This meeting is open to the public, free of charge, and will be held in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street.

    Ms Ivers was recently elected to the board of directors of the International Association of Pastel Societies and will be traveling to Albuquerque, N.M., this year for the IAPS Biennial Convention.

  • One-Day SCAN Holiday Art Show Planned

    For the unusual, but special, holiday gift, The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown is offering a SCAN Small Works Art Show & Sale.

    The special event will be offered one day only, on Saturday, December 13, from 10 am to 4 pm in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street in Newtown. Artist members of SCAN will feature small, original artwork, all under 11 by 14 inches or smaller, for purchase at very reasonable prices. Additional portfolio selections will be available.

  • SCAN Program With Bruckman, December 3

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will welcome the internationally acclaimed artist Frank Bruckmann, who will demonstrate his process of painting a landscape in oil on Wednesday, December 3.

    Mr Bruckmann’s program will begin at 1:30 pm. It will be in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street. The session is open to the public and admission is free.

  • Spector To Present Program For SCAN

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will have an internationally famous artist demonstrating figure painting in oil for its next program.

    Joel Spector will be at Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street, on Wednesday, November 12. The program will begin at 7:30 pm in the building’s lower level. The event is open to the public and admission is free.

  • Cloudscape In Acrylic, Wednesday

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will host Charles Ray demonstrating painting of a cloudscape in acrylic on Wednesday, October 22, at 1:30 pm. The program will be held in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street (at the flagpole).

    The demonstration is open to the public, free of charge.

  • Wilk On Watercolors, Next Wednesday

    “Island Irises” is a 19 by 20-inch watercolor by Laura Wilk, who will be the guest artist for SCAN next week.

  • Noreika At Next SCAN Meeting, September 10

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will welcome Robert Noreika, a prominent watercolorist and illustrator, for a demonstration of landscape painting in watercolor during its meeting on Wednesday, September 10.

    The meeting and subsequent program will begin at 7:30 pm. It will be at Newtown Meeting House  (lower level), 31 Main Street. The demonstration is open to the public and admission is free.

  • Liverant To Offer ‘Exploration Of Color In Pastel,' August 13 At Meeting House

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will host Gigi Liverant, a well known Connecticut artist, demonstrating “Exploration of Color in Pastel” on Wednesday August 13, at 7:30 pm. The program will be in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street (at the flagpole). The demonstration is open to the public, free of charge.