Members and friends of the YAF are invited to our annual member meeting, to be held 6:30 p.m. Saturday, January 21st, 2016 at On The Hill Gallery, 402 Main Street, Yorktown. Current YAF president Peter Stipe will discuss our activities and accomplishments from the past year and give us a look forward to 2017. Next year’s budget will be presented for review and a vote for board members will take place. We hope to see you there!
Third Sundays at On the Hill Gallery at 402 Main Street in Historic Yorktown have never been so fun. On November 20, 2016 from 1 – 3 p.m. several students from the local area participated in the MONOPRINT WORKSHOP held at the gallery. Monoprinting has long been described as the most painterly method ... read more...
We had a wonderful time at our 5x5 reception and silent auction. Thanks to everyone who attended and participated in the auction.
10-week Beginner/Advanced Watercolor Class 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays beginning Jan. 23, 2017 at On The Hill Gallery. Cost is $180 with a $20 supply fee. Deadline to register is Jan. 18; a non-refundable deposit of $45 is due at time of registration.
Taught by YAF member and On The Hill Gallery artist Angie Mack, this class offers a fresh approach to watercolor. Students will be introduced to using acrylic ground gesso on watercolor paper to complete exercises focused on the elements of design. Incorporating gesso into watercolor paintings enhances the depth and texture of watercolors and results in a multitude of possibilities for creating beautiful pieces of artwork.
1-3 p.m. Sundays Jan. 15 and Feb. 19 at On The Hill Gallery. Cost is $25, including all supplies; call or e-mail the Gallery to register. Children will enjoy drawing, painting and other media in classes for children, taught by a resident artist.
Save the dates! Cheap Joe, also known as Joe Miller, will teach a four-day watercolor workshop March 31-April 2 in Yorktown.
Joe Miller is an award-winning artist and nationally-known art instructor. He’s also the founder and owner of Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff, a popular online and mail order source for art supplies. Taking registrations NOW. Stay tuned and find out how you can to register ...