Framingham Artists' Guild
 
Unless otherwise noted, all events are in the Guild room, and are free and open to non-members.

2017 - 2018 CALENDAR
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Ongoing
Painting in the Guild Room, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  
Informal meetings to paint and discuss our work together. Join us.

Sunday Peer Critique Group
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Adrienne Tybjerg will begin the Sunday critiques on May 28th and June 25th from 2:00-4:00pm.

Demonstrations are held in the Amazing Things Guild Room on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. (except) during the months of July and August) when there will be no demonstrations.

Wednesday, March 21 - Demonstration @ 7 p.m.

Demonstrator -  Carole Farnsworth Rabe
(Relationships between light and color )

Carole holds an M.F.A. in Painting from Boston University, School of Arts in Boston and a B.F.A. in Two-Dimensional Art from the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford. She has taught at the Danforth Museum, Pine Manor College, Chestnut Hill, University of New Hampshire and the Univrsity of Massachusetts in Lowell.

Carole believes that Intense Observation and her response to what is around her is how she receives her inspiration. The way light hits at a countertop or the side of a chair is the spark that gets the painting started. The color of light influences the the color of objects and creates interactions between disparate things. Her paintings are about the relationships between these elements. Her imagery is personal; "I need some connection to my subject matter in order for me to claim it in a painting. I work from direct observation; I am very interested in how the human eye perceives the things around us, and how the hand and heart work to put the image down on canvas. It's a wonderful feeling when the reality of the painting takes on a life of its own and exists on its own, apart from the objects observed. It seems like such a simple thing but there is something magical and transcendent about this aspect of representation that has a very strong power for me".

 

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* Full members current with dues may enter shows, this includes Art of the Month.
Demonstrations and critiques are by regionally and/or nationally recognized artists and all are welcome.

Last Updated: 8-21-2016
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