Warwick Center for the Arts Presents Watercolor Painting Class

“Watercolor Painting” with Aileen Quinn

Saturday, April 13, 20, 27, & May 4, & 11 2019 (3:00 – 5:00pm)

Cost: $100 for non-members / $90 for WCFA Members 

Instructor: Aileen Quinn

This five-week class will introduce students to basic watercolor techniques like blending colors, creating unique compositions, and creative expression with paint. Aileen Quinn and experienced artist and art instructor will help students discover watercolor as an ever- evolving expression both in traditional ways as well as innovative ways to work with scraps/practice sheets. The class is designed to be an encouraging and adventurous experience for people who have always wanted to try painting with watercolors. A Materials list will be emailed after registration.

Register online OR Call to register @ 401-737-0010 during office hours (Wednesday – Saturday: 11am – 3pm). Click here for more information.

Digital Painting with Procreate on Your iPad with Cynthia DiDonato at Warwick Center for the Arts

Did you know that digital painting opens a world of possibilities for creativity? You can paint with your finger or a stylus or import photos of your conventional artwork or photography to create layered digital art. All you need is an ipad and a professional app called Procreate. This class will provide an introduction to basic skills needed to create digital art in Procreate. Classes are on March 16th and 23rd, 9am to noon. For more information, click here.

Chat Club PVD, Volume 2 with Vatic Kuumba

Chat Club PVD is a series of experimental performance and media. A bi-monthly curated cabaret and community salon, Chat Club PVD celebrates art that challenges genre, cultural hegemony, and institutions of the avant-garde. Chat Club embraces an exploratory, DIY ethos and provides an inclusive, supportive space for artistic experimentation, expression, and community conversations for performers and attendees. Performances include and are not limited to comedy (stand-up, sketch, improv), music, installation, literary readings, screenings, storytelling, performance art, and more. Chat Club PVD gathers to spark and sustain artistic collaboration and investigation.

Chat Club PVD Volume 2 takes place on Saturday, March 9th at the AS220 Black Box Theater (Doors: 8:00 pm // Tickets: $5-20, sliding scale, free with Brown/RISD student ID) featuring performers Marlon Battad, Celestina Cardona-Billington, Jack Dryden, Ana Fialho, Karen Huang, Jarrett Key, Vatic Kuumba, Dee Walls, Sasha Wolfe, and Stine An (host). For more information on the event, click here.

Performers who are interested in submitting work for the next edition of Chat Club PVD in May 2019 can reach out to the organizer Stine An at su_yon_an@brown.edu.