Mixed Media Painting with Ingrid Ellison at Farnsworth

Posted Jan. 24, 2014, at 12:01 p.m.
Last modified March 10, 2014, at 4:51 p.m.
Ingrid Ellison mixed media painting
Ingrid Ellison mixed media painting

Friday, March 14, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Friday, March 21, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: Farnsworth Art Museum, corner of Union and Grace streets, Rockland, Maine

For more information: 596-6457;

ROCKLAND, Maine — Farnsworth Art Museum will introduce a six-week mixed media painting workshop, led by Ingrid Ellisonm 10 am.-noon Fridays Feb. 7-March 21, except for Friday, Feb. 21, at the museum’s Gamble Education Center, corner of Union and Grace streets.

During this workshop, participants will learn a variety of two-dimensional techniques to use in creating their own works of art. Composition, color choice and picking a subject or theme will be covered. Materials covered may include water and acrylic based paints and inks, drawing, transfers, stencils, prints and collage. Students are encouraged to have a sketchbook in which they can practice each technique while working on a larger support.  No painting or drawing experience is necessary to make your own original artwork.

The fee  is $135 for members and $159 for nonmembers. For  information or to register,  call the Education Department at 596-6457 or visit