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Five Wednesdays
September 27 – October 25, 3-4:30pm

For grades 7 & up, this workshop presents students with the foundations of painting, using painting tools, manipulating the acrylic medium, setting up a palette and creating an image on canvas. This course looks to enrich the students knowledge of painting.


$135 members / $150 non members.  materials included.


Evelyn Harvey is a local artist and native to New Canaan. She has worked for the Carriage Barn Arts Center as a Digital marketing coordinator and Gallery Assistant, and  was a Professor of Visual Art, teaching Drawing I, Painting I, Designer Fundamentals, Color Theory, and Art Appreciation of Palm Beach State College. She received her BFA in painting from Pratt institute and MFA in painting from Savannah College of Art & Design.




Please note registration and payment for this program is non-refundable. In the event you must cancel, we will consider your purchase a donation and will happily issue you a donation receipt.

About the Carriage Barn

The mission of the New Canaan Society for the Arts, Inc. is to promote the visual and performing arts, and to enrich the community through exhibitions, education, and cultural experiences, and to operate the Carriage Barn Arts Center.


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Carriage Barn Arts Center
Waveny Park
681 South Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840

(203) 594-3638

[email protected]