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Technique Tune Up – Watercolor Fundamentals with Erica Qualey 

This program will take place on Zoom

Tuesdays, January 17, 24, 31, Feb 7 2023, 3 – 5 p.m. on Zoom Watercolor is a beautiful medium that can create complex and expressive paintings, but can also feel overwhelming and frustrating. In this class you will learn how to understand the nuances of watercolor behaviors, gain an understanding of the different tools and […]

Watercolor Challenge with Elizabeth O’Reilly

This program will take place on Zoom

Wednesdays, February 15-March 8, 9-11:30 a.m., on Zoom In this course, students will become proficient in the watercolor medium and learn to paint still lifes and landscapes by studying the work of a different watercolor painter each week. Through class activities such as demonstrations, individual and group critiques, and weekly homework assignments, students will learn […]

The Farnsworth at 75: Community Opening and Reception

Farnsworth Library 16 Museum Street, Rockland, ME

Please join us for a mid-winter exhibition opening and reception featuring wine and hors d'oeuvres and a gallery talk with our Chief Curator, Jaime DeSimone. In celebration of the Farnsworth’s 75th anniversary, we unveil Farnsworth at 75: New Voices from Maine in American Art, an exhibition highlighting the growing diversity of our collection and Maine […]

Watercolor Challenge with Elizabeth O’Reilly

This program will take place on Zoom

Wednesdays, February 15-March 8, 9-11:30 a.m., on Zoom In this course, students will become proficient in the watercolor medium and learn to paint still lifes and landscapes by studying the work of a different watercolor painter each week. Through class activities such as demonstrations, individual and group critiques, and weekly homework assignments, students will learn […]

Celebrate Millay: Poet of Rebellion & Bravado

Farnsworth Library 16 Museum Street, Rockland, ME

Celebrating the 131st Birthday of Edna St Vincent Millay Co-sponsored by Millay House Rockland Edna St. Vincent Millay is the very model of the poet as a rebel. A rebel in high school in Camden, Maine, a feminist during the Jazz Age of the 1920s, a poet who foresaw the horrors of the Great Depression, and a […]

Watercolor Challenge with Elizabeth O’Reilly

This program will take place on Zoom

Wednesdays, February 15-March 8, 9-11:30 a.m., on Zoom In this course, students will become proficient in the watercolor medium and learn to paint still lifes and landscapes by studying the work of a different watercolor painter each week. Through class activities such as demonstrations, individual and group critiques, and weekly homework assignments, students will learn […]

Watercolor Challenge with Elizabeth O’Reilly

This program will take place on Zoom

Wednesdays, February 15-March 8, 9-11:30 a.m., on Zoom In this course, students will become proficient in the watercolor medium and learn to paint still lifes and landscapes by studying the work of a different watercolor painter each week. Through class activities such as demonstrations, individual and group critiques, and weekly homework assignments, students will learn […]

Painter’s Forum with Rob Pollien

This program will take place on Zoom

3rd Fridays of the Month starting March 17 This four-part Painter’s Forum, which meets online once a month, fosters engagement with one's work while sharing with a community of fellow painters.  Discuss your work with fellow painters while working on a series of cumulative, sequential exercises that promote greater depth of expression and increased technical […]

Mixed Media and Wax Workshop with Hélène Farrar

Gamble Education Center 9 Grace Street, Rockland, ME

Join us for a playful workshop where we dive deep into working with encaustic on a basic level and its relationship to textile, photographs, natural materials, and more. Beautiful things happen when the ancient medium of encaustic meets with mixed media materials! Students will investigate how to transfer images, stencil, collage and the various techniques […]

Painter’s Forum with Rob Pollien

This program will take place on Zoom

3rd Fridays of the Month starting March 17 This four-part Painter’s Forum, which meets online once a month, fosters engagement with one's work while sharing with a community of fellow painters.  Discuss your work with fellow painters while working on a series of cumulative, sequential exercises that promote greater depth of expression and increased technical […]

Watercolor Fundamentals with Erica Qualey

This program will take place on Zoom

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. on Zoom Watercolor is a beautiful medium that can create complex and expressive paintings, but can also feel overwhelming and frustrating. In this class you will learn how to understand the nuances of watercolor behaviors, gain an understanding of the different tools and supplies used, and about fundamental techniques that act as […]

Watercolor Fundamentals with Erica Qualey

This program will take place on Zoom

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. on Zoom Watercolor is a beautiful medium that can create complex and expressive paintings, but can also feel overwhelming and frustrating. In this class you will learn how to understand the nuances of watercolor behaviors, gain an understanding of the different tools and supplies used, and about fundamental techniques that act as […]

Bobbie Tilkens-Fisher: An Introduction to Modern Tapestry Weaving

Gamble Education Center 9 Grace Street, Rockland, ME

Tapestry weaving is not a new craft form by any means, but the endless variations one can employ while weaving can lead to exciting, modern takes on this traditional craft!  In this workshop, students will create woven wall hangings and learn (or review) the basics: fibers, assembling a loom, warping, stitches and knots, shapes and finishing […]

Watercolor Fundamentals with Erica Qualey

This program will take place on Zoom

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. on Zoom Watercolor is a beautiful medium that can create complex and expressive paintings, but can also feel overwhelming and frustrating. In this class you will learn how to understand the nuances of watercolor behaviors, gain an understanding of the different tools and supplies used, and about fundamental techniques that act as […]

Watercolor Fundamentals with Erica Qualey

This program will take place on Zoom

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. on Zoom Watercolor is a beautiful medium that can create complex and expressive paintings, but can also feel overwhelming and frustrating. In this class you will learn how to understand the nuances of watercolor behaviors, gain an understanding of the different tools and supplies used, and about fundamental techniques that act as […]

Painter’s Forum with Rob Pollien

This program will take place on Zoom

3rd Fridays of the Month starting March 17 This four-part Painter’s Forum, which meets online once a month, fosters engagement with one's work while sharing with a community of fellow painters.  Discuss your work with fellow painters while working on a series of cumulative, sequential exercises that promote greater depth of expression and increased technical […]

First Friday at the Farnsworth—June 2023

Join us on Friday, June 2, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. This is the 14th consecutive year that First National Bank has sponsored the event for the Farnsworth, […]

Painter’s Forum with Rob Pollien

This program will take place on Zoom

3rd Fridays of the Month starting March 17 This four-part Painter’s Forum, which meets online once a month, fosters engagement with one's work while sharing with a community of fellow painters.  Discuss your work with fellow painters while working on a series of cumulative, sequential exercises that promote greater depth of expression and increased technical […]

First Friday at the Farnsworth—July 2023

Join us on Friday, July 7, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. This is the 14th consecutive year that First National Bank has sponsored the event for the Farnsworth, […]

First Friday at the Farnsworth—August 2023

Join us on Friday, August 4, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. This is the 14th consecutive year that First National Bank has sponsored the event for the Farnsworth, […]

First Friday at the Farnsworth—September 2023

Join us on Friday, September 1, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. This is the 14th consecutive year that First National Bank has sponsored the event for the Farnsworth, […]

First Friday at the Farnsworth—October 2023

Join us on Friday, October 6, from 4-7 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. This is the 14th consecutive year that First National Bank has sponsored the event for the Farnsworth, […]