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Paint from the Heart with Page Railsback

  • Thursday, September 19, 2024
  • Thursday, October 24, 2024
  • 5 sessions
  • Thursday, September 19, 2024, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM (EDT)
  • Thursday, September 26, 2024, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM (EDT)
  • Thursday, October 03, 2024, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM (EDT)
  • Thursday, October 17, 2024, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM (EDT)
  • Thursday, October 24, 2024, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM (EDT)
  • 157 Old Main Street Marshfield MA 02051
  • 11



Paint from the heart, there are no rules and no judgement! Paint like a kindergartener, dare to have a "bad" painting, let yourself be surprised by your art. This class is for beginners or experienced painters and all mediums are welcome. 

Page will do some demonstrations in acrylic paint but the focus of the class is to paint in your own unique style, to have fun, and to be inspired by each other as your work improves each week. An open "critique" will wrap up the class each week for feedback and encouragement. 

About the Instructor: Page Railsback 

Page never learned the rules in Art school so as a self taught painter enjoys the freedom of experimenting with no boundaries.
Page received a Masters in Education and her natural talent as a teacher is reflected in her ongoing workshops and classes. She has lived on the South Shore of Boston for over forty yearsShe was privileged to receive a Residency at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown MA in 2013  granted through the Copley Society of Art. She is a juried Gallery Artist at the Copley Society of Boston, The South Shore Art Center in Cohasset MA and Solace Gallery in Long Beach Island New Jersey. Her work can be seen at her Studio in Rockland and at NEST in Dedham MA.

Materials List:

  • Canvas pad  16x20 or 4 small canvas boards ex. 8x8 12x8..
  • Sketch pad
  • Twig Charcoal and or Sharpie
  • 4 Larger canvas 20x20, 20x16 or larger…one for each class
  • Water container or turps
  • Brushes 3 or more -1/2 inch, 1 inch ,2 inch…Big Brushes
  • Palette knife
  • Paints: 6 Essentials 
  • Light yellow, medium yellow (or ochre)
  •  Ultramarine blue and one other : Thalo blue,cerulean or manganese. 
  • Alizarin red or deep magenta, Cadmium red light 
  • Big tube of White titanium 
  • Black, optional
  • Any other color you like is optional…Viridian green, orange, pink etc
  • Palette, paper palette is an option
  • Water spray bottle for acrylics or watercolor
  • Rags or paper towel
  • Apron
  • camera (phone)

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Marshfield Hills, MA 02051
P.O. Box 307

781 837 8091

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