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  • Anda Styler At Next SCAN Program, June 12

    “Long Shadows” is an 18 by 24-inch landscape done in acrylics by Anda Styler. Ms Styler will offer a demonstration on creating a similar scene — focusing on the New Mexican color palette — for The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown this month.

     

  • Landscape Pastels At Next SCAN Program

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will have Gigi Liverant painting a landscape in pastel on Wednesday, May 22, at 1:30. The demo will take place in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street (at the flagpole).

    It is not necessary to be a member of SCAN to attend. Admission is free.

  • Student Art Show At Booth Library, Through May 31; Opening Reception Saturday Afternoon

    An exhibition of art by students of Rick Daskam has opened at Cyrenius H. Booth Library, and will remain on view until May 31 during regular library hours.

    For several years, the Society of Creative Arts in Newtown (SCAN) has offered daytime oil painting classes taught by well-known local artist Rick Daskam. Still life oil paintings created in class by some of Mr Daskam’s past and current students are on exhibit in the library’s community room. 

  • Ivers, Nocturnal Cityscape At Next SCAN Program

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will have Christine Ivers painting a nocturnal cityscape in pastel at its next meeting, on Wednesday, May 8, at 7:30 pm.

    The meeting and program will be in the lower meeting room of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street (at the flagpole). The public is invited to attend, free of charge.

    Watch the night come to life with the glowing lights and reflections of the city when pure pigment is applied to Ms Ivers’s handmade textured boards.

  • Society of Creative Arts of Newtown program: Carol Reeves

    Society of Creative Arts of Newtown program: Carol Reeves, 1:30 pm, Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street, free, oil painting demonstration by Carol Reeves with a focus on floral still life, hosted by SCAN; 203-426-6654.

     

  • Florals In Oil, Next For SCAN

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will have an oil painting demonstration by Carol Reeves on Wednesday, March 27, at 1:30 pm. Her subject will be a floral.

    The program is open to the public and will be held in the lower level of Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street.

    Carol Reeves divides her time between Maine and Connecticut. This provides her with plein air painting opportunities that would fill any painter’s palette.

  • SCAN Bringing "Color In March" To Municipal Center With Three Week Exhibition

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) is presenting “Color In March,” a special exhibition of members’ works, at Newtown Municipal Center until March 29.

    At least 100 paintings were expected for the show, done in oil, watercolor, acrylics, pastels, prints, graphics and mixed media. All pieces are original and available for purchase, with partial proceeds of each sale to benefit the local artists’s group.

  • “Color In March” Artist Demo & Opening Reception

    “Color In March” Artist Demo & Opening Reception, 12:30, Newtown Municipal Center, 3 Primrose Street, free, painting demonstration by Frank Bruckmann, followed at 2 pm by opening reception for exhibition of 100-plus original paintings by members of The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) in myriad media, on view weekdays until March 29; 203-426-2226, 203-426-6812.