Spend a cold January afternoon working with the rich colors of soft pastels in a unique technique using natural papers, fibers, leaves, and grasses. ArtistNancy White Cassidywill instruct participants in this innovative method of painting. The technique produces pieces that are organic in look and feel, and are expressive of individual’s creativity. The method also may be incorporated with other water-soluble media, such as watercolor and acrylics, so feel free to bring other media to be used in conjunction with the materials supplied.  

Nancy White Cassidyis a professional illustrator, fine artist, and fine arts teacher. She recently moved to Conway from Litchfield County,Connecticut. She has taught extensively throughout Connecticut and Vermont, and currently teaches privately at her studio. Her subject matter centers on New England, nature, and environmental themes.

The workshop is open to all artistic abilities. If possible, please bring a hairdryer for drying your own work and an apron or an old shirt. Materials fee is $15. Space is limited to 14 participants. Please call 447-6991 for reservations.TinMountain’s Nature Program Series is sponsored in part by L.L. Bean and the Evenor Armington Fund.