Lynnfield Arts Demos

The Lynnfield Art Guild sponsors two main types of events: Art Shows and Teaching Demonstrations

Demonstrations are sponsored on the third Thursday of the month (Sept-Nov and Jan-Apr).  While demonstrations were generally at the Lynnfield Senior Center from 6:30 PM to 9 PM, they have been virtual due to COVID.  We’ll resume the following schedule when things get back to normal.

6:30 – 6:45 PM – Socializing and refreshments
6:45 – 7:00 PM – LAG Announcements and Business
7:00 – 8:30 PM – Demonstration (no break)
8:30  -8:45 PM – Raffle, other Announcements,  and more socializing and refreshments

Demonstrations are free to Members and $5 per event to the general public. Demonstrations are led by experts in their respective media from throughout New England. See specifics below and in the “Upcoming Events” List.

Demonstrator names are links to a bio page or, in some cases, a video demofor each demonstrator.   Dates- Topics with links below reflect a completed demonstration and the link will take you to a brief demo summary page with a few photos from the demo and same include a link to Town of Lynnfield Video of the demonstration.

CANCELLATIONS DUE TO WEATHER
 
When the Lynnfield Public Schools are closed due to weather, the evening art demonstrations will also be cancelled.  If weather is inclement after school hours, please use your discretion regarding travel  Contact 781-334-5411 (general information) to check on Town Building closings.
 
2022-2023 LAG Year Demos
 
October 20, 2022 – Oil Botanicals by Adam Adkison
November 17, 2022 – Abstract Watercolor, Gouache on Panel by Yo Ahn Han
January 19, 2023 – Pastel Snow Scene by Larry Grob
February 16, 2023 – Watercolor, Gouache, Garden Scene by Sara Boccaccini Meadows
March 16, 2023 – Watercolor Dog or Cat by Shelley Prior
April 20, 2023 – TBD
May 18, 2023 – Oil Landscape, Especially Trees by Peter Bain
 

2020-2021 LAG Year Demos

May 2021 –  Science of Painting by Dan Abenaim
& Perspective Drawing by Bill Deveney

April 2021 – Photography by Ken Jordan
March 2021 – Watercolor by Michael Holter
February 2021 – Abstract Art by Ray Gilbert
November 2020 – Acrylic Portraits by Jill Pottle
October 2020 – Watercolor by Michael Solovyev
September 2020 – Pastel by Cynthia Crimmin

2019-2020 LAG Year Demos

September 19, 2019 – Acrylic – Frank Tomasello
October 17, 2019 – Cancelled due to weather
November 21, 2019 – Oil – James Ryan
January 16, 2020 – Artist in Action – 4 LAG Members Demos
February 20, 2020 – Watercolor – Nan Rumph 
March 19, 2020 – Cancelled – Pastel – Cynthia Crimmin
April 16, 2020 – Cancelled – Photography – Ken Jordan

2018-2019 LAG Year Demos

September 20, 2018 – AcrylicMaris Platais
October 18, 2018 – Acrylic/Oil – Daphne Confar
November 15, 2018 – Chinese Brush Painting – Anne Steinman
January 17, 2019 – Tips and Strategy – LAG Members
February 21, 2018 – Abstract Art – Ray Gilbert
March 21, 2018 – Watercolor – Carolyn Latanision – Video of Demonstration
April 18, 2019 – Photography – Shaila Desai

2017–2018 LAG Year Demos

September 21, 2017 – Watercolor PortraitureJane Booras 
October 19, 2017 – DrawingDeborah Stanton
November 16, 2017 – OilJames Ryan
January 18, 2018 – Travel Photography – Jeff Klapes
February 15, 2018 – PastelJeff Fioravanti
March 15, 2018 – WatercolorMarjorie Glick
April 19, 2018 – Watercolor Masking William Deveney