An open house on Friday, August 3, 2012 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Academy Art Museum will feature demonstrations by the Museum’s fine art instructors of adult classes. Among those instructors who will demonstrating are Diane DuBois Mullaly, oil painting; Matthew Hillier, oil painting; Margery Caggiano, oil and acrylic painting; Katie Cassidy, pastel; Alice Marie Gravely, print making, Pamela Hagerhorst, clay, Raphael Sassi, drawing, and Paul Aspell, clay. Matthew Hillier will also be available to answer questions about his exhibition, “An Englishman Abroad: Oil Paintings by Matthew Hillier,” in the Selections Gallery.
The Open House will include live music and refreshments. A student show exhibiting work from the adult art, clay and photography classes will be on display on the Museum’s outdoor fences, weather permitting. The event is free and open to the public.
In photo: Diane DuBois Mullaly, Pear Blossoms, oil. Mullaly will teach a class “Experiment En Plein Air” on Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30, 2012 at the Academy Art Museum. Mullaly will demonstrate at the Museum’s upcoming Open House on August 3 from 5 to 7 p.m.