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Behind the Canvas: Cindy House

April 6

Experience a unique series of three programs with award-winning Maritime Gallery artists in the beautiful setting of the Maritime Gallery on the banks of the Mystic River. Hear their personal stories on how to create a work of art through lectures, slide presentations, and live demonstrations. Learn what inspires their creativity from sketch to finished masterwork. Discover what art collectors today look for in a painting – whether for personal enjoyment or investment.

On April 6, Nature in Pastels

Cindy House has developed a unique way of using pastels to capture the beauty of the natural world.  Using PowerPoint, she will show, step by step, her work as it moves from idea in field to finished pastel in the studio. She will explain many of the techniques she uses with this fascinating medium.