The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Drawing and Painting

Drawing and Painting
Sponsored by Connecticut River Valley Sanctuaries
Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Easthampton

Jan Ruby-Crystal - Professor of Art and Design
Class dates and times:
Tue, Mar 03, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue, Mar 10, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue, Mar 17, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue, Mar 24, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue, Apr 07, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Adult $205.00
Adult $230.00
Nonmembers can join during registration and take immediate advantage of member prices.
Come to Arcadia for a morning of creativity and reconnection with yourself. Learn the rudiments of drawing, design, composition and the techniques of water-based painting on gessoed paper and canvas. Each class will include instruction, demonstrations and studio time. Cost includes all supplies and instruction for six classes. 
About the Instructor: Jan Ruby-Crystal has been an art educator for 36 years. During her long career as a University Professor she taught classes in 2-D design, painting, drawing, papermaking, printmaking, book arts, metal smithing and digital photography and design. Her own artwork has melded into a multi-media mix of her skills with an emphasis on imagery from nature.
Registration is required.  or call 413-584-3009 to register by phone.
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.
For more information, contact:

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
127 Combs Road
Easthampton, MA 01027

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