Events

Events 2024

Workshops and Classes

Barns in Pastel, Winslow Art Center online, January 10 and 17

Surface Quality, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD, March 21-22
The workshop emphasizes multiple ways to manipulate pastel surfaces–adding and subtracting pigment to create unusual and luminous effects.

Technique Takeaway, Winslow Art Center, April 5

Beyond Nuts and Bolts, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD, April 26-28
Covers essential elements of the successful pastel process from surface selection and preparation to framing. Students will frame a pastel they create in the workshop

Introduction to Pastels, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD, July 13-14
Covers the basics of pastel painting, giving students the tools to pursue this fast, flexible and forgiving medium.

Weekly mentoring classes, Chestertown, MD, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Exhibitions and Open Studios

April 13
Instructor Studio Sale, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD

April 20  
Art Walk, Chestertown, MD 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

September 14
Art Walk, Chestertown, MD 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

October 26-27, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Studio Tour, Chestertown, MD

Sultana Downrigging November 2,3

November 8-10, Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

December 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Art Walk, Chestertown, MD

Private lessons are available by appointment.

For the most up-to-date information on classes and workshops, contact info@marypritchardart.com.

Event Archive

Events 2023

Workshops

January 11-13
Introduction to Pastels, St. Michael’s Art League, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michael’s, MD

March 10-12
Beyond Nuts and Bolts,  Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD
Covers essential elements of the successful pastel process from surface selection and preparation to framing. Students will frame a pastel they create in the workshop

April 12
Surface Quality,  Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD
Manipulating pastel surfaces, adding and subtracting to create unusual and luminous effects.

May 17-19
Size Matters, Painting the Large Pastel,  Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD
Explores the impact of changing scale—small versus large images and strategies to create larger pastels.

Classes

Weekly mentoring classes, Tuesdays 9:30-a.m.-12:30 p.m., Studio at 119 High St. Chestertown, MD 

Exhibitions and Open Studios

April 15, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Art Walk,  Chestertown, MD

October 21-22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Studio Tour, Chestertown, MD

October 28-29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Studio Tour and Sultana Downrigging,  Chestertown, MD

November 10-13
Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

December 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Art Walk, Chestertown, MD

Private lessons are available by appointment.

For the most up-to-date information on classes and workshops, contact info@marypritchardart.com.

Events 2022

Classes and events in 2022 are dependent on the status of Corona Virus transmission and procedures. All dates are subject to change.

RiverArts Studio Tour, October 

Plein air workshop students painting on location in the beautiful countryside near Chestertown, Maryland.
Plein air workshop students painting on location in the beautiful countryside near Chestertown, Maryland.