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December 2018

Clay Studio Private Class- Youth One on One

December 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - December 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

This course is designed to give one youngster (ages 10-15,)  individual attention from one of our accomplished instructors. The child may choose between the wheel or hand building. The course will be up to 2 hours long and the student will be able to keep ONE piece to be completed (trimmed & glazed) by the instructor and fired in the kiln. Please note, this is not a group class. Each additional child will be another $125. Age Restrictions:  10-15 Please…

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Clay Studio Private Classes- Adult

December 31, 2018
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Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

RiverArts Clay Studio now offers a flexible custom pottery class for those who wish to learn a basic technique with the help of our talented pottery instructors. We are happy to accommodate your small group of friends or family,  providing a fun activity for a party of 1-4 people. Perhaps you are looking for private instruction outside of our usual offering of classes. Your workshop can be custom designed to enjoy one of the following: - learn throwing on the…

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June 2019

Summer Camp 2019

June 24, 2019 @ 12:00 am - August 5, 2019 @ 12:00 am
KidSpot, 315 High Street, Suite 108
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Register now for Summer Camp Sessions! Little Kids, Big Kids, Clay Camp, Film Camp and more.

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July 2019

Patterns of Eastern Shore Life

July 5, 2019 - July 28, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Residents and visitors to the Eastern Shore love spending their time here because of the quality of life. Much of that joy comes from the patterns found in our natural surroundings.  Artists are challenged to interpret this theme broadly, capturing the beauties, and wonders of rural eastern shore life. Some artists may be inspired by the seasonal rhythms of planting, a bountiful harvest, an early frost, or how light and shadow play across a changing environment. Some enjoy capturing the…

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Intensive Intermediate Wheel

July 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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A four-week intensive course for intermediate wheel-throwing with a focus on non-functional purposes. We will be making objects with a non-utilitarian perspective as a way of re-thinking the functional. Each week we will address a new theme of tableware: cups, bowls, plates—objects of the commonplace within our homes. We will explore an array of throwing techniques such as trimming, handles, lids, spouts, knobs, throwing off the hump, composite-building, altering, throwing in sections, and more. We will discuss aspects and approaches…

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Travel Photography Basics

July 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Whether you plan to travel locally or internationally, this photography class is designed to help you take beautiful photos of places, people, and events. A trip is a journey of the mind and heart. Your photos can reflect how you felt, what you discovered and what you wish to show others. This class can help you be ready to do just that. Sessions will include planning a photo trip, compositional techniques, and tips for shooting both natural and urban landscapes.…

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Hand Building with Marilee Schumann

July 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Marilee Schumann’s Studio, 506 Old McGinnis Lane
Chestertown, 21620 United States
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This class is FULL! We will offer another class sometime in the future. If you wish to be on the waiting list, please email info@chestertownriverarts.org A 4-week course focusing on hand building techniques for functional and sculptural objects. We will use coiling and slabs to make large vessels, asymmetrical forms, and sculptures. Large pieces may be fired in a reduction kiln. The class will take place at Marilee’s studio, which will be available on Saturdays and two other days during…

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Cats, Big and Small with Lynne Lockhart

July 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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In this class, we will be studying the cat. Students will learn about basic anatomy, gesture, fur patterns, how to get a good photo reference, form and function, and so on. The aim is to get painters confident whether they are adding a cat to a landscape or still life or doing a portrait. Topics included in the course will be: Photographing the uncooperative animal Selecting the right references Basic anatomy and where to begin your drawing or painting Expression…

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Beginner Pottery Wheel, Evenings – 4 Week Course, Summer

July 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

  This is your opportunity to learn how to create functional bowls, cups, and vases on the potter’s wheel. In our four-week introductory class with Marilee Schumann, you will learn the basics of clay preparation, steps for throwing a pot on the wheel, finishing techniques, and glaze application in addition to aesthetic theory and a smattering of history.  This course is designed for people with a healthy curiosity, those who dabbled in school, and those who wish to go back…

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Animal Portraits

July 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Pinky, July 21

July 21, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Mainstay, 5753 N Main Street
ChestertownRock Hall, MD 21621 United States
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Community Curator: Robert Earl Price Pinky A late 1940’s cinematic look racial identity in the U.S., Pinky was shot in black and white is directed by Elia Kazan. The film earned three Academy Award nominations and was #9 in box office earnings in 1949. Produced by 20th Century-Fox, then-head of production Darryl F. Zanuck consulted with Walter White, then head of the NAACP. White and his daughter, actress Jane White, collaborated on the final version of the screenplay. Production started with…

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Drypoint Etching with Ben Dize

July 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Learn and practice one of the oldest forms of printmaking, invented in the 15th century by German author Housebrook Master. Make one of a kind original prints from your own drawings with this acid-free technique. Drypoint etching is the simplest and most direct of printmaking methods. An etching needle is used to dig into the surface of the zinc plate much like a plow creates a furrow. Hatching and crosshatching lines are used to create tonal areas. Greater pressure results…

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TGIF: Blue Moon on the Chester River

July 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Few things are better than a tranquil, moonlit night on the river. This 2-hour class will provide painters of all skill levels (beginner to advanced) the chance to create a piece inspired by the Chester River. Instruction will include techniques for blending paint to create a beautiful night sky, using brushes to create silhouettes and textures, and painting water with reflections. Canvas, paints, and brushes are provided, so students need only bring themselves, an apron if they wish, and any…

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Judged Photography and Wood

July 31, 2019 - August 31, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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All artists are invited to submit their photographic work to the Judged Annual Photography Show to be on exhibit in the gallery for the month of August.  You are challenged to transform the inanimate image that the camera dutifully records into a work of art that expresses the passion of the mind’s eye.  This open-themed call for entry is open to all subject matter. All capture types, subject matter and photographic processes are eligible to submit. Photography pieces will be paired…

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August 2019

Introduction to Kiln Art Glass

August 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hegland Glass Studio, 315 High Street, Suite 103
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This workshop will provide a good foundation of kiln-formed art glass concepts.  On the first day, students will be introduced to central concepts like compatibility, cutting, and firing by viewing samples and creating a series of experimental tiles. On the second day, students will create a finished 8”x8” plate of their own design. PAYMENT BUTTON

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Legacy Day PopUp Gallery at ArtsAlive!

August 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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  A one day Pop Up Gallery in celebration of Legacy Days. Featuring wotk by: Allan Johnson Derick Johnson SE Moore Kevin Harris Samuel Shoge   Painting by SE Moore

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Behind the Scenes: Environmental Filmmaking from West Virginia and the Pacific Ocean to the Chester River, August 18

August 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Chesapeake Movies, 21 Washington Square
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Community Curator: Adams Wood RiverArts Film Society presents a discussion and screening with local filmmakers Adams and Maria Wood featuring selections from Adams' feature documentary On Coal River, the Greenpeace Pacific tuna fisheries campaign, and a sneak peek at select early footage from the work-in-progress Family Tides, a project currently in production about the urgent issue of sea level rise on the Eastern Shore and in South Florida. This event is an opportunity for local audiences to engage with this project and hear about…

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Pattern, Rhythm, and Repetition In Your Art

August 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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As humans we are naturally drawn to pattern, repetition and rhythm. They occur in nature and in man made environments. They occur in art, music and dance. They move us, they point us to movement, they capture our imagination. Pattern, repetition and rhythm draw us in to their world and hold our attention. In this two day workshop we will explore this dynamic aspect to design and composition. The instructor will be teaching in oils, but acrylic, pastel and watercolor…

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Talavera Style Painting: House Number Tiles

August 24, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This class is designed to teach the techniques and materials for painting Talavera designs on various ceramic forms. Exercises include transferring designs from paper to ceramic pieces, principle color palettes, sketch design, and drawing on ceramic pieces.  Students will have the option of decorating a tile with a talavera design or painting a design of the student's choosing.  The final tiles can serve as coasters, a house number plate, kitchen tile, or other decorative purposes. 2-3 large or up to 5 small…

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September 2019

Intermediate Pottery Wheel

September 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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So you have taken a beginner pottery class and you've been throwing some pots but want to up your game. This intermediate throwing class will help improve your forms and take your work in new directions. Be warned there will be critiques involved… your work can't get better doing the exact same thing over and over again. In each class the group will decide what to form or process to work on in the next class. Every week, after a…

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Connections: Work in a Series

September 4, 2019 - September 29, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Creating a series allows each individual piece of work to be able to stand on its own, yet simultaneously relate to the rest of the other works in some manner. The idea of working in series or in distinct purposeful directions is not about repetition but rather about being able to explore, investigate, examine or address ideas, themes, issues, compositions, concepts or topics in progressively deeper and more meaningful ways, and from a greater variety of perspectives than is possible by…

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Beginner Pottery Wheel

September 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Have you ever been transfixed when you saw a potter at the wheel creating a wonderful form from a lump of clay?  In this 8 week course, students will explore the basics of how to successfully make a pot on the potter’s wheel.  They will gain experience in centering clay, and lifting and shaping it into cylinders and bowls.  Students will also learn standard decorating and glazing techniques.  All finished pots will be microwave/dishwasher safe and can of course be…

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First Friday Ice Cream Bowls

September 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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A Clay Studio Fundraiser! Have a scoop of ice cream from a pretty little dessert bowl of your choice at the Clay Studio, and then take the bowl home with you! All bowls are handmade by clay studio members for your enjoyment. Ice cream provided by Lockbriar Farms. Ages 1 - 105. Children under 12 must chaperone their own adult. Bowls are breakable and parents are responsible for any injuries that may occur. PAYMENT BUTTON

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Animal Portraits

September 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Inspired by Lynne Lockhart's popular animal painting classes, September's Pop-Up Gallery at the ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High Street in Chestertown will spotlight work of all kinds featuring animals. We are delighted to announce our continued partnership with Kent County Humane Society, who will join the fun at our Animal Portrait Pop-Up with adoptable animals.  

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Dog School with Lynne Lockhart

September 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Whether you want to try your hand at portraiture or include these pets in the landscape or even still life, this class will add some skills to your toolbox. Included will be: Photographing the uncooperative animal Selecting the right references Basic anatomy and where to begin your drawing/painting Expression and gestures Fur patterns and color Getting a likeness Demos will be in oil and sharpie. Students should bring iPhones or iPads or digital cameras, their painting gear, and a sketch book. Well behaved…

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Jazz on a Summer Day – September 15

September 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sumner Hall, 206 S Queen Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Community Curator: Leslie Raimond Jazz on a Summer's Day is a concert film set at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island, directed by commercial and fashion photographer Bert Stern. The Columbia Records jazz producer, George Avakian, was the musical director of the film. The film mixes images of water and the city with the performers and audience at the festival. It also features scenes of the 1958 America's Cup yacht races. The film is largely without dialog or narration (except for periodic announcements by emcee Willis Conover). The film features…

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October 2019

Studio Tour Artists

October 2, 2019 - October 27, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The RiverArts Main and Studio Galleries will be filled with work representing the 50 + artists on the 20th Annual Studio Tour, which runs two weekends, October 19 & 20, and October 26 & 27. Painting, pottery, woodworking, jewelry, fiber art, sculpture, glasswork – and more! We recommend starting your tour at the RiverArts Gallery, picking up a brochure and plotting your route. The RiverArts Galleries and all Studios will be open 10 am – 5 pm both weekends. Open…

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Chest-A-Wizards Friday, October 4

October 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come to our Wizards Workshop to learn how to mix magic spells and potions to take home! Each participant will receive a handmade pottery spell jar to fill with an assortment of secret ingredients. The lead Wizard will then add his/her own Top Secret Surprise ingredient to complete the magic for your souvenir spell jar. You can purchase a potion jar ($15) or a mug ($25). PAYMENT BUTTON

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Chest-A-Wizards, Saturday, October 5

October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come to our Wizards Workshop to learn how to mix magic spells and potions to take home! Each participant will receive a handmade pottery spell jar to fill with an assortment of secret ingredients. The lead Wizard will then add his/her own Top Secret Surprise ingredient to complete the magic for your souvenir spell jar. You can purchase a potion jar ($15) or a mug ($25). Walk-ins welcome! First come first served.

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Painting the Figure with Diane Rappisi

October 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Join Diane Rappisi for a fresh perspective on the ever-challenging, always beautiful, human figure. Working from the live (nude) model, participants will manage the critical components of composition, gesture, shape, structure, and color. Students begin monochromatically in either charcoal or oil grisaille, and proceed to full color work in pastel or oil. Diane Rappisi is an American contemporary realist painter whose work fuses the light and chroma of the Impressionist colorists with the form and structure of the traditional Italian…

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TGIF: Fall Leaf Compositions

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Get ready for fall and do a no-fail project. We will be printing with leaves to make a fall composition. If you have some favorite photos of fall projects or fall items, bring them along and we can push your artwork to another level and make it into a collage. PA. This is a great project to learn to  do with your children or grandchildren during those boring Christmas holidays. All supplies included. BYOB and snacks for a fun Friday…

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A Fall Watercolor Warmup

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Warm up to the season along with award winning water-colorist and popular RiverArts instructor Steve Bleinberger. Learn personalized painting tips and technique on painting the picturesque boatyards of the Eastern Shore. There's never been a better time to capture the rustic charm of old boatyards than in the fall. Steve will supply ample boatyard reference material as well as offering up a painting demo along with instruction on simplified drawing, "composition," and light/shadow theory. Painting old boatyards is fun. Working…

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Two Homegrown Films on the Underground Railroad: October 27

October 27, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sumner Hall, 206 S Queen Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Soldier for Freedom is a heart-wrenching yet triumphant story of Harriet Tubman. Filmed on location here on the Eastern Shore and featuring Chestertown resident Pat Martin, the film briefly shares the dramatic, difficult story of Tubman’s life as an enslaved child and adult, her pursuit of freedom on the Underground Railroad, and her determination to end slavery and bring liberty and justice to others. The short film is a deeply moving introduction to the park’s exhibits and programs, highlighting all…

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Go Big with Rick Bisgyer

October 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This course offers students an 8-week intensive in which they will learn techniques to double, triple, and even quadruple the size of the pieces they can throw on the wheel. If you think you are not strong enough, think again: It is mostly about technique, not strength! This class will focus on bowl and vase forms. Instruction will include centering, throwing, drying, trimming, and glazing of larger vessels. Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Students are all welcome to expand their skills and…

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Decorate A Holiday Pie Plate

October 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Enjoy a relaxing evening, sipping some wine, munching on light refreshments and hand painting your very own clay pie-dish for the holidays. Learn how to use underglazes to personalize your very own creation. In a single class you will learn the techniques and decorate your pre-made piece. After you have decorated your pie-dish, they will be glazed and ready for you to pick up in time for the holidays (about 1 week). Please bring your own wine or beverage. We…

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Kent County Student Art 2019

October 30, 2019 - November 17, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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People's Choice Winner: "Final Observation" by Sarah Herron   This two week show features work by Kent County elementary through high school students. Work by students from every school in the county will be on display, showing the breadth of talent and creativity of students from Rock Hall to Galena to Chestertown and everywhere in between. Art teachers from each school have submitted work in a range of mediums, styles, and subject matter by their students to appear for this…

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November 2019

Bottomless Mugs

November 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - November 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
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Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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We will be selling hand made mugs provided by our very own studio potters. You will be able to come in and fill your mug with: hot coffee, tea, cider, or chocolate, as much as you want all day long. Ages: 1 - 105. Children under 12 must chaperone their own adult. Mugs are breakable and parents are responsible for any injuries that may occur.

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Decorate & Glaze

November 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - November 26, 2019 @ 9:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This 4-week course is intended to show different techniques in decorating and glazing your pottery. Each week you are expected to have at least one piece ready to decorate and/or glaze. More than one is recommended. A syllabus containing piece requirements can be obtained in advance or you can get it the first night of class. Please bring a minimum of one piece of bisqueware, preferably one with and one without texture, or a combination of both on one piece…

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Talavera Bead Painting with Fredy Granillo

November 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Paint an assortment of beads in the style of Talavera. In this class we will study the primary design characteristics and brush work techniques for decorating ceramics. We will also study the main colors and shapes to creating simple designs on different ceramic forms. The instructor will show you unique ways to decorate beads—or help you create your own designs—that you can string to make necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. There is no limit on the number of beads you paint…

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Platters with Wanda Brumwell

November 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Please join us at RiverArts Clay Studio for an afternoon of Clay-tivity—no experience necessary! You will be hand building an oval or rectangular serving plate of approximately 8" x 14". A slab of clay will be provided as well as a form and many items with which to imprint texture. We are suggesting an autumn leaf theme but please feel free to bring anything of special interest that could be used to personalize your plate. What's your style? What makes…

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TGIF: Quilling Cards

November 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Like many forms of craft, Quilling can trace its origins back hundreds of years to 15th century France and Italy when it was created to decorate religious objects. Join artist Marjorie Kelley for a fun class and create your own decorative, fall-inspired piece in this historic art form. Learn the foundations of Quilling including how to roll paper to create leaves, flowers, and other basic shapes. All materials provided. Marjorie Kelley is a Chestertown based artist who was born in…

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Basic Beading with Joan Strand

November 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
RiverArts Education Center, 200 A High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Using beads that you have made in the Talavera Bead painting class (or other beads of your own) and supplies provided by the instructor, make one necklace and one pair of earrings. Learn skills including mounting your beads using cable wiring and crimping beads. You may want to bring magnifying glasses to be able to see the small parts. The Talavera course is not required to participate in this class, but students who register for both classes will receive a…

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The Fall – November 17

November 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Chesapeake Movies, 21 Washington Square
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Community Curator:  Alicia Kozma The Fall In 1915 Los Angeles, stuntman Roy Walker (Lee Pace) is hospitalized, bedridden and possibly paralyzed after taking a jump in his first film. He meets Alexandria (Catinca Untaru), a young Romanian-born patient in the hospital who is recovering from a broken arm, and begins to tell her a story about her namesake, Alexander the Great. Alexandria is told she has to leave, but Roy promises to tell her an epic tale if she returns the next day.…

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2019 Holiday Show/Gift Sale

November 21, 2019 - December 29, 2019
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The Annual RiverArts Holiday Show features gifts for every pocketbook. These unique gifts created by our members include everything from children’s clothing to jewelry, fashion accessories, home decor, stocking stuffers, holiday cards and ornaments, paintings and more. Opening Reception/Preview: November 21:  5-8 pm Drop Off Dates: Sunday, November 17 & Monday, November 18, 2019 Pick-up Dates:  Sunday, December 29:  2-4 pm and Monday, December 30:  10-1 pm  

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December 2019

Dickens Ornaments

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Get ready for the holidays on Dickens Weekend in Chestertown!  Paint 2 ceramic ornaments of your choosing from our prepared stock of handmade bisque ornaments. Decorate them in class, and we will fire them afterwards. You can pick them up 1-2 days later. Or, we can mail them for an additional fee of $6 (as many as can fit in a flat rate box). Fun for kids and grownups alike. Ages: 2 - 102 Register in advance, or drop in…

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The Spirit of the Beehive – December 8

December 8, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Mainstay, 5753 N Main Street
ChestertownRock Hall, MD 21621 United States

Community Curator:  Marc Dykeman The Spirit of the Beehive (Spanish: El espíritu de la colmena) is a 1973 Spanish drama film directed by Víctor Erice. The film was Erice's debut and is considered a masterpiece of Spanish cinema. In the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, Ana, a sensitive seven-year-old girl in a rural Spanish hamlet is traumatized after a traveling projectionist screens a print of James Whale's 1931 "Frankenstein" for the village. The youngster is profoundly disturbed by the scenes in which the monster murders…

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January 2020

Annual RiverArts Members’ Show

January 3 - February 2
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

The annual RiverArts Members’ Show highlights the quality and diversity of our arts community.  This popular exhibit is open to all media, and includes photography, painting and pastels, drawings, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture and fiber arts. Open Reception:   Friday, January 3,  5-8pm Gallery Talk: Thursday, January 9.  5:30 Drop Off:  Sunday, December 29, 2019, 2 - 4pm Monday, December 30, 2019, 10am - 1pm Pick Up: Sunday, February 2, 2 - 4 pm Monday, February 3, 10 am - 1 pm Image:…

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Try It!

January 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This one hour workshop will introduce you to clay and the wheel. You will receive minimal instruction, so that you can get a sense of what is needed to produce a bowl. Then, you can take a Beginner Pottery Wheel class, starting later in the month. Participants can purchase their creation for an additional $10, paid during the workshop. The instructor will trim and glaze your piece for pick up in approximately 2 weeks. Participants in the Try It! workshop can…

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Introduction to Pastels

January 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This classroom–based workshop is for beginners and others who want to explore this flexible and forgiving medium.  Students will be introduced to a variety of pastels, painting surfaces and pastel techniques. Students will use three different surfaces and learn a cost-effective way to make their own pastel surfaces.  Demonstrations and critiques are part of this lively workshop. Students will work from still life set ups and photographs. The workshop will cover techniques for using photos and improving compositions, while helping…

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Intermediate Pottery Wheel (8 weeks)

January 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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So you have taken a beginner pottery class, and you've been throwing some pots but want to up your game. This intermediate throwing class will help improve your forms and take your work in new directions. Be warned! There will be critiques involved… Your work can't get better doing the exact same thing over and over again. In each class the group will decide what form or process to work on in the next class. Every week, after a short…

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Vision Board for the New Year!

January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Make a fun and creative vision board that will help you keep your hopes, dreams, and desires front and center as you  begin 2020. Deanna will provide large boards, lots of collage materials, and the supplies to put it all together. YOU should bring any photos, notes, lists, mementos, or any other items you’d like to include. We’ll talk about the importance of visualization and how to bring clarity and consciousness to your specific goal for the new year. Get…

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Mosaic Mirror

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Decorate an 8-inch circular mirror in any color of the rainbow! Lisa will bring beads, tiles, and baubles of each color, and you can create your masterpiece accordingly. YOU can bring any small items that you’d like to include. As you look into this mirror in the year ahead, it will bring you smiles as you admire the beautiful creation you made! Feel free to bring a lunch -- or there is a great bakery right across the street! Lisa…

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Bulworth: starring Warren Beatty

January 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Chesapeake Movies, 21 Washington Square
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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"Brace Yourself" Written, directed by, and starring Warren Beatty, Bulworth explores what can happen when politicians tell the truth. This film is at least as relevant in 2020 as it was in 1998, when Roger Ebert called it a “cry of frustrated comic rage.” (1998, dir. Warren Beatty, 102 min.)

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Beginner Pottery Wheel with Rick Bisgyer (8 weeks)

January 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Have you ever been amazed to see someone at the potter's wheel creating something beautiful from a lump of clay? This class is for beginning pottery students with little or no wheel experience, and those who have taken introductory wheel classes and wish to have more instruction. Students will be working with stoneware clay. They will learn the fundamental techniques of preparing clay, throwing on the wheel, trimming, and glazing a piece, creating a finished decorative or functional pot. Amaze…

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Steampunk Crab

January 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Make a cool Chesapeake Bay crab creation in the steampunk style. Steampunk art incorporates elements from both the mechanical Industiral revolution era and romantic Victorian designs. Your 6 inch crab can be decorated with all types of embellishments for a fun keepsake project. All supplies are included, although you are welcome to bring broken jewelry, watches, or other baubles to include. Feel free to bring a drink of your choice & snacks to make the evening relaxing and fun! Candace…

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Steampunk Crab

January 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Make a cool Chesapeake Bay crab creation in the steampunk style. Steampunk art incorporates elements from both the mechanical Industiral revolution era and romantic Victorian designs. Your 6 inch crab can be decorated with all types of embellishments for a fun keepsake project. All supplies are included, although you are welcome to bring broken jewelry, watches, or other baubles to include. Feel free to bring a drink of your choice & snacks to make the evening relaxing and fun! Candace…

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Beginner Pottery Wheel with Marilee Schumann (8 weeks)

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Have you ever been amazed to see someone at the potter’s wheel creating something beautiful from a lump of clay? This class is for beginning pottery students with little or no wheel experience, and those who have taken introductory wheel classes and wish to have more instruction. Students will be working with stoneware clay. They will learn the fundamental techniques of preparing clay, throwing on the wheel, trimming, and glazing a piece, creating a finished decorative or functional pot. Amaze…

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February 2020

Seeing Red – Main Gallery

February 5 - March 1
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

  Red! The color red brings to mind both images and emotions:  hearts, fire, roses, love, anger, passion. RiverArts invites artists to submit works that depict or are inspired by the color red.   Express your “red” in the February show at RiverArts.   Opening Reception:   Friday, February 7, 5 - 8 pm Gallery Talk: Thursday, February 13, 5:30 Drop Off: Sunday February 2, 2 - 4 pm Monday, February 3, 10 am - 1 pm Pick Up: Sunday, March 1,…

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Amazing People, Studio Gallery

February 5 - March 1
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Amazing People is an oral history exhibition curated by Lani Seikaly and Gordon Wallace.  The show will feature stories of the challenges and impact poverty has on children through adulthood as told by local, young men and women who have experienced it.  The story tellers are all amazing people from whom we have much to learn. The exhibit will include portraits, highlighted excerpts from interviews and short videos. Gordon Wallace is a recent graduate from Stevenson University with a degree…

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Hand Building with Marilee Schumann (4 weeks)

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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A 4-week course focusing on hand building techniques for functional and sculptural objects. The course will be held at Schumann studio. We will use coiling and slabs to make vessels, asymmetrical forms and sculptures. The studio will be available on Saturday afternoon and one other day during the week for open studio time. There will be ample time and space for finishing your projects. The course fee includes your first 25 lbs. of clay (Std. 308) and 4 free open…

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Sailors’ Valentine

February 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Create a stunning Sailors’ Valentine as you learn to arrange seashells in an intricate pattern in a shadow box. You’ll design a beautiful shell mosaic and enjoy the meditative calm as you create this keepsake. Sailors’ Valentines evoke memories of seafaring days in the 1800s when sailors returned from the sea with this exquisite gift for their loved ones. Feel free to bring a drink of your choice & snacks to make the evening relaxing and fun! Candace Liccione is…

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Adorable Winter Animals ~ Needle Felting

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Discover the art of needle felting as you transform wool into darling three-dimensional sculptures. In this class, you will make one felted creation, and you will leave with a little kit with the supplies to continue your felting! Come learn something new and have a great evening out. You are welcome to bring a fun beverage and munchies to make the evening more festive. Clara Daining creates one-of-a-kind handmade folk art, needle felting creations, and repurposed jewelry. In this world…

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SKIES! SKIES! AND MORE SKIES IN WATERCOLOR: A Watercolor Sky Workshop Where the Sky Is Not the LImit!

February 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Look to the sky for better watercolors with award-winning artist and popular RiverArts instructor Steve Bleinberger. Join Steve for a student-friendly immersive workshop where “Skies Rule!” Learn personalized tips and techniques to make your next sky “bluer,” fog “foggier,” dramatic clouds “cloudier,” AND your next watercolor better. Bring your favorite gear though some supplies available. A quality watercolor paper (such as Arches or Fabriano) is preferred, but Steve will gladly share his favorite paper.   PAYMENT BUTTON

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Beasts of the Southern Wild

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Chesapeake Movies, 21 Washington Square
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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"Waters gonna rise up, wild animals gonna rerun from the grave, and everything south of the levee is goin' under" in this 2012 film directed by Benh Zeitlin and starring Quvenzhané Wallis and Dwight Henry.

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March 2020

Abstract & Ceramics

March 4 - March 29
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

The definition of abstract art, such as it is, refers to a visual language of color, shape, line, and form from which compositions exist with a degree of independence from visual reference. Moving from its origins in the 20th century, into the 21 st century, the genre has expanded to respond to the stimuli of the times, which may include new materials or new perspectives on the tried and true. Artists are casting about for ways to utilize a broader…

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Try It!

March 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Try It! is now FULL! We hope you'll join us next time! This one hour workshop will introduce you to clay and the wheel. You will receive minimal instruction, so that you can get a sense of what is needed to produce a bowl. Then, you can take a Beginner Pottery Wheel class, starting later in the month. Participants can purchase their creation for an additional $10, paid during the workshop. The instructor will trim and glaze your piece for…

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Mushroom Madness

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Hand build and paint to your liking 3 different sized mushrooms (small. medium, large) that will enhance your garden or look lovely in your home. No skills are needed. Class is suitable for school-age children to adults. Pieces will be glazed and will be available for pick up in 2-3 weeks.   PAYMENT BUTTON  

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Cartooning!

March 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come and join us in the world of cartooning! Spend a day learning basic drawing techniques, methods and approaches that will help channel your inner powers of imagination, creativity, and storytelling. Unbound by realistic expectations, find the cartoonist within and break the rules to make your own! Vanna Ramirez is an emerging artist who works in a variety of artistic mediums. A recent graduate of Skidmore College with a BS in Studio Art, she has participated in prestigious artist residencies…

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The Big Night

March 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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"Lavish, luscious, and delicious-looking, "Big Night" hits all the right spots. On the menu of this food-centered comedy is a perfect balance between comedy and pathos." -Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media A comedic drama from 1996, The Big Night features a powerhouse cast including Stanley Tucci (who also co-directed the film), Tony Shaloub, Minnie Driver, Isabella Rosselini, and a pre-The West Wing Allison Janney, among many other strong actors. The winner of a Sundance Grand Jury Prize and a New York Film…

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Daytime Drawing Boot Camp (7 sessions – pay each week)

March 17 @ 3:00 pm - April 28 @ 5:00 pm
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ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Drawing is the basis of all visual arts. Learn basic drawing techniques and skills as you observe, translate, and interpret what you see and what you wish to portray. Whether you are a beginner or an artist looking to expand and elevate your drawing, this class will help you meet your goals. The instructor will introduce new concepts each week, but if you can't make all weeks, drop-ins are welcome and instructor will be able to give individual guidance. Please…

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Explore Art! For Ages 8-14!

March 17 @ 5:30 pm - April 7 @ 7:30 pm
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ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come explore different ways artists create masterpieces! You will learn mixed-media art techniques as you engage in various projects that include drawing, watercolor painting, poster design with acrylics, and free-form sculpture. Each week will be different and fun! Students need to bring a 9x12 inch sketchbook (containing at least 100 lb weight paper). The instructor will introduce new concepts each week, but if you can't make all weeks, drop-ins are welcome and instructor will be able to give individual guidance. Please pay…

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Evening Drawing Boot Camp (7 sessions – pay each week)

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - April 29 @ 9:00 pm
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ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Drawing is the basis of all visual arts. Learn basic drawing techniques and skills as you observe, translate, and interpret what you see and what you wish to portray. Whether you are a beginner or an artist looking to expand and elevate your drawing, this class will help you meet your goals. The instructor will introduce new concepts each week, but if you can't make all weeks, drop-ins are welcome and instructor will be able to give individual guidance. Please…

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Fanciful Fairies – Evening Workshop

March 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Spring is just around the corner & wee fairy folk are starting to stir! Come make your own unique fairy dolls that will make you smile and will brighten the day of anyone who encounters them in your home. All supplies will be provided to make multiple darling creations. Come take time for yourself & learn something new. You are welcome to bring snacks & a beverage to enjoy as you create! Clara Daining creates one-of-a-kind handmade folk art, needle…

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Pysanky – Creating a New World Vision from Ancient Design

March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Considered by many to be a "sacred magical art," the creation of a talisman with specific intentions written into the life-giving egg, the Pysanky is an ancient means to celebrate the cycles and events in nature and in life. Created using motifs rooted in nature and the cycles of life, designs are made with simple instruments (made of wood and copper) called kistkas, the humble materials of beeswax and candlelight, and intensely vibrant dyes. Create a beautiful egg in the…

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Mobile Raku Workshop

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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  Have kiln, will travel! Ceramic artist and educator Brett Thomas returns to Chestertown with his Mobile Raku studio and kiln: a ceramics studio on wheels with full teaching facilities right on the Clay Studio's doorstep. Following the success of his previous visit in November, Brett will again conduct a full day Raku workshop on Court Road, just down the block from the Clay Studio. Class will meet in the Clay Studio in the morning to discuss glazes, under glazes, and…

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Nuno Felt Scarf

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Create your very own, one-of-a- kind, beautiful nuno felt scarf. We will start with a hand-dyed silk chiffon scarf and layer on various wool, fibers, embellishments to make a unique scarf. You can wear it home! Learn the art of wet felting, rubbing, rolling, and rocking. A materials fee of $35 is payable directly to the instructor on the day of the class. **Nuno felting is a fabric felting technique developed by Polly Stirling, a fiber artist from New South…

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Lambscape – Painting with Wool

March 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Create a piece of artwork! This class will teach you about needle felting. We will make a small landscape out of wool, learning how to 'paint' with wool. Using a palette of color, dyed wool, yarn, silk and embellishments, you will layer texture until your painting comes alive. Take home a piece of art, ready to frame. All materials are supplied. I will provide photos for inspiration, either a mountain scape or a beach scene. Feel free to bring your…

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April 2020

Taking Care: Celebrating the Earth

April 1 - April 22
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

Each April,  RiverArts celebrates the community’s long tradition of environmental conservation by hosting an Earth-themed exhibit. Artists and poets are invited to submit work reflecting on the themes of taking care of and celebrating the Earth for this judged and juried show. A portion of the proceeds from this exhibit will be donated to the Sassafrass Environmental Education Center at Turner’s Creek, a valuable Kent County institution lovingly directed by Wayne Gilchrest, in keeping with his conviction that “… kids are…

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Intermediate Pastels with Mary Pritchard – Surface Quality (Early April)

April 1 @ 9:00 am - April 3 @ 4:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The quality of the surface in a pastel painting can make or break the success of the work. In this innovative new workshop from pastel artist and popular workshop instructor Mary Pritchard, students will step back from “making pictures” right away and instead will focus on experimenting with new techniques for handling pastel. They will explore a variety of pastel surfaces, both “off the shelf” and custom made in class. As part of the process, students will underpaint, add pastel…

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Metal Stamping Workshop

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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In this exciting workshop, students will learn how to stamp words, patterns and images onto aluminum, copper and silver blanks and texture using design stamps. Students will also use the torch to make balled headpins and make wrapped crystal drops to add a little sparkle. Then make a pretty charm bracelet, put it all together and wear it home. This is a fun, stress-free workshop where design meets imagination. For supplies, there is an additional Kit Fee due to the…

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Intermediate Pottery (4 weeks)

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - April 30 @ 8:30 pm
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Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Continuing the progression from bowl and cylinder, Intermediate Pottery will focus on closed and lidded forms, with attention to precision and sizing. We will also talk about details and decoration. The only requirement is to have basic experience in throwing on the wheel - good for continuing beginners. This course does not include clay or open studio tickets. PAYMENT BUTTON    

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The Benefits for YOU of Chestertown’s Arts & Entertainment District – For All Interested Makers: Visual Artists, Musicians, Writers, & Creatives of All Types

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Come learn about the benefits of making & selling your art in a state-designated Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District. You will hear directly from the Maryland State Arts Council's Deputy Director, Steven Skerritt-Davis, who heads up this statewide program. And you will be able to ask questions of two talented Chestertown couples who currently create & sell their work in our A&E District -- amazing glass artists Patti & Dave Hegland (www.heglandglass.com) and dynamic illustrator/author duo Robbi Behr & Matthew…

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Intermediate Pastels with Mary Pritchard – Surface Quality (Mid April)

April 15 @ 9:00 am - April 17 @ 4:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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The quality of the surface in a pastel painting can make or break the success of the work. In this innovative new workshop from pastel artist and popular workshop instructor Mary Pritchard, students will step back from “making pictures” right away and instead will focus on experimenting with new techniques for handling pastel. They will explore a variety of pastel surfaces, both “off the shelf” and custom made in class. As part of the process, students will underpaint, add pastel…

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Introduction to Kiln Art Glass

April 20 @ 1:00 pm - April 21 @ 4:00 pm
Hegland Glass Studio, 315 High Street, Suite 103
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This workshop will provide a good foundation of kiln-formed art glass concepts.  On the first day, students will be introduced to central concepts like compatibility, cutting, and firing by viewing samples and creating a series of experimental tiles. On the second day, students will create a finished 8”x8” plate of their own design. PAYMENT BUTTON

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Porcelain or Not with Rick Bisgyer (4 weeks)

April 23 @ 10:00 am - May 14 @ 1:00 pm
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Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This 4 week Special Topic Class is for Intermediate/Advanced Students who want to explore the sensual qualities of this ancient clay. Whether you choose to jump straight into porcelain, or work your way up to it through white porcelaneous stoneware, Rick will guide you through the process. By working in porcelain you gain delicacy while maintaining strength, and purity and intensity of glaze colors, achieving amazing results. About the Instructor: Choosing to work exclusively in porcelain, Rick Bisgyer has been…

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Colorful Clay Flowers

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Clay Studio, 204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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This class has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 10am - 2pm. Please join us!  How does your garden grow? Summer or winter, indoors or out, these flowers are a perfect delight. Students will make two different ceramic blossoms, 3 to 6-inches in diameter on stems, to be used as garden or indoor ornaments. You will learn to hand paint them with underglazes the same day they are made. Colors and embellishments are up to your own creative instincts.…

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Mosaic Glass Seahorse – Field Trip to Wye River Designs

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wye River Designs, 4300 Main St
Grasonville, MD 21638 United States
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Create a stunning and shimmery seahorse using shattered tempered glass and many other bits and baubles that will make your art shine. Have you ever been to Wye River Designs? You're in for a treat! This magical studio offers a wide variety of inventive classes, and is full-to-the-brim of everything you could ever need to make the art project of your dreams. Candace Liccione, the first-born daughter of Aleene Jackson, America’s beloved “Mother of Crafting” and inventor of Aleene’s Tacky…

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Judged Fine Art and Craft

April 29 - May 31
RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

This annual  exhibition  showcases the region’s finest art and craft work.  Artists working in painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture and fine craft (including metal, wood, fiber, ceramics, glass and jewelry) are encouraged to submit to this exhibit. Exhibition Dates: April 29 - May 31, 2020 Opening Reception: Friday, May 1, 5-8 pm Gallery Talk: Thursday, May 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Drop-off: Sunday, April 26 , 2 – 4 p.m.                 Monday, April 27,…

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Darling Spring Animals ~ Needle Felting

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
ArtsAlive! Education Center, 200 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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Discover the art of needle felting as you transform wool into darling three-dimensional sculptures. In this class, you will make one felted creation, and you will leave with a little kit with the supplies to continue your felting! You are welcome to bring a lunch, or there’s a great bakery across the street! Come learn something new and have fun! Clara Daining creates one-of-a-kind handmade folk art, needle felting creations, and repurposed jewelry. In this world of mass production, she…

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June 2020

Virtual Life Drawing (5 Weeks)

June 1 @ 2:00 pm - June 29 @ 3:00 pm

This class will be conducted online by RiverArts member Paul E. Santori.  Classes will be conducted from his studio and he will provide the model for the course and any props. Once you sign up, you will receive a link to the online meeting platform. All the student needs to start the RiverArts Life Drawing Course is paper and a pencil.  That’s true, but for more versatility and creative freedom it is suggested that the student comes with a pad…

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Etsy Success – Professional Development for Artists – Virtual Class

June 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Do you love shopping on Etsy and wonder about setting up your own shop to sell your art? Do you already have an Etsy shop but aren’t moving much merchandise? Do you wonder what Etsy is?! Whether you are a beginner or experienced Etsy user, let Jodi Bortz teach you about knowing your customer, presenting your artwork, and what you really need to do to make Etsy sales. If you have particular questions you'd like us to cover, please email…

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July 2020

Photo Club – Virtual Meetings each Thursday – Free!

July 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Undaunted by social isolation, RiverArts Photography Club facilitator Steve Kane hosted the first meeting of a new online version of the club on Thursday, March 26, using the Zoom platform. The club normally meets the fourth Thursday of each month at the ArtsAlive Education Center from 7 to 9 pm, and provides a forum for discussion and critique. After a successful first virtual meeting, the group plans to change to weekly Thursday meetings via Zoom. This week, April 2 and for…

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