Impressionist Painting Workshop for Teens at Weir Farm NHS

July 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Weir Farm National Historic Site
735 Nod Hill Rd
Wilton, CT 06897
Weir Farm National Historic Site
203-834-1896 x 28

Teen artists are invited to take part in a workshop hosted by Weir Farm National Historic Site. Taught by Impressionist artist and master instructor Dmitri Wright, this workshop will feature plein air painting during the afternoon. Wright will lecture and demonstrate how to capture light and color from an impressionist’s perspective. Participants are encouraged to bring their own art supplies, and must be able to handle their equipment for plein air fieldwork and in the studio. Watercolor painting kits will be available for teens who do not bring their own supplies. Workshop will include introductory classroom lectures, field demonstrations, and critique of the participant’s artwork.

Registration is free, but space is limited to fifteen participants; call early to secure a spot To register or for more information, please call 203-834-1896 ext. 28.