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Mixed Media Journaling and Drawing with Susan Stranz

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:00am to Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:30am
Yarmouthport Fire House, 340 Main Street

This is a class for those who enjoy drawing and have a basic knowledge of drawing fundamentals. Students will learn ways to incorporate new mediums into their journal entries and finished drawings. Graphite, colored pencil, clayboard, scratchboard, pen and ink, and watercolor are some of the mediums combined and explored. Class consists of a combination of guided group lessons using the various mediums as well as individual instruction. Students work on a wide variety of individual projects and receive critique each week.

Exploring Watermedia-Julie Blanchard

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:30am to Monday, March 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630

Tuesdays, six weeks beginning February 219:30-12:30

Intro to Lightroom with Betty Wiley

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:00am to Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630

This is a 6 week introductory course on using Lightroom. Over the 6 week period, students will learn how to import and organize images in Lightroom as well as how to develop images and use the other features in this popular editing program.   This course is ideal for beginners through intermediate users or those who want a refresher on how to use the software.

Watercolor-Finding the Light with Susan Stranz

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 12:30pm to Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
Yarmouthport Fire House, 340 Main Street

This is a class for all those who want to gain a better understanding of light and how to depict it in their work. Through a series of exercises and paintings, we will explore how light works to define form, cast shadows, create atmosphere and more. Instruction will also include selection of appropriate colors and mixes to assist in creating warm and cool passages. A variety of techniques including glazing and wet into wet will be explored. Make your work even stronger by using light to your advantage. Subject matter will be a variety of still life, botanical, and landscape.

Drawing Basics and Building Stronger Compositions-Julie Blanchard

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 1:30pm to Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630

This class is for beginners and those who wish to improve their drawing skills.  The class begins with learning to freely make marks on paper. Sketchbook exercises will aid in understanding how line, shape and shading create the illusion of reality.

Winter Vacation Magic!

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:15pm
Cotuit Center for the Arts

Fun for the whole Family! Warm up with some Vacation Magic with Rich Archer and Company. Thrill to the Floating Kid Illusion, Houdini Escape Trunk, and some brand new magic! Adults sit back in amazement as the Kid's help with spectacular magic onstage. Returning in an encore performance is Ab the Magic Bunny! Join in the fun! 

Tuesday February 213pm-4:15pmAll seats $12

Paint Nite - Fire & Ice at Cape Cod Beer

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Cape Cod Beer, Hyannis

Paint Nite with Ward Parker

Tuesday, January 17th at 7PM at the Brewery!

Gather up a group of friends for a fun night out! Sip a pint while you create your own personal masterpiece!

$45 per person – (pssstt…there are often discount codes and groupons out there, so check first!)
Click here to buy your tickets.Feel free to bring your own snacks – we’ll have beer and wine to purchase!

The National 2017 Fine Art Exhibit

Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Rte. 6A/Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630

Cape Cod Art Association proudly presents The National 2017 Fine Art Exhibit. This annual open juried exhibit embraces the talent from across the United States and is always of CCAA's biggest and most prestigious exhibits of the year. Visit CCAA from July 10-August 13 to view the beautiful artwork in this exhibit.

“Acrylic Painting” presented by Ms. Rosalie McCarthy for Adults

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 to Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563

Join us and have fun in a non-intimidating, supportive atmosphere where you’ll learn effective techniques in brush strokes, color mixing and glazing. You’ll also learn the proper way to approach, begin and bring a painting to completion which allows for adjustments along the way. So if you’ve ever been stuck with a painting, not knowing where or how to begin or dissatisfied along the way this class will simplify it all for you. There will be ongoing demonstrations and helpful, informative handouts. For all skill levels.​