Abstract Expressionism Part I – Allen Reamer’s 2024 Art Lecture Series

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

What is Abstract Expressionism? Where did it start? Why did it develop in New York? What were these artists trying to do? In this lecture we will discover the answer to these and other questions. We know Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko, but who were the other artists? What were they trying to do? We […]

Seurat Sunday 2024

Caledon State Park hosts FCCA “Seurat Sunday” on June 9, 2024 The Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts (FCCA) continues its annual tradition of presenting “Seurat Sunday”, an all-day plein air painting and photography event, on June 9, 2024, from 9 am to 3 pm, at Caledon State Park, 16617 Caledon Road, King George, VA, […]

Abstract Expressionism Part II – Allen Reamer’s 2024 Art Lecture Series

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

What is Abstract Expressionism? Where did it start? Why did it develop in New York? What were these artists trying to do? In this lecture we will discover the answer to these and other questions. We know Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko, but who were the other artists? What were they trying to do? We […]

Dali and Surrealism – Allen Reamer’s 2024 Art Lecture Series

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

Surrealism is an art style in which fantastical visual imagery from the subconscious mind is used with no intention of making the work logically comprehensible. The Surrealists included Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, Giorgio de Chirico, Jean Arp, Man Ray, Joan Miro and Rene Magritte. Salvador Dali is probably the single best-known Surrealist artist. We will […]

Marc Chagall – Allen Reamer’s 2024 Art Lecture Series

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

Marc Chagall was a multi-dimensional artist who produced paintings, drawings, stained-glass windows, prints, ceramics, and tapestries. His images were dream-like, almost surrealistic, of his childhood village in Belarus, religious figures, and life. We will discuss his life and art in detail. We will begin with his birth and continue until we run out of time. […]

Paint Reflections, Windows and Glass – Watercolor Mini-Workshop With Catherine Hills

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

Paint Reflections, Windows and Glass Watercolor Mini-Workshop for Experienced Beginners to Advanced Students with Instructor Catherine Hills Learn how to start painting fabulous reflections. Bring reference photos to work from. Expect multiple demonstrations and plenty of one-on-one coaching. Registration Deadline: August 8, 2024 Click Here to register! Click Here to download a detailed supply list.

$110

Tune Me Up! – Watercolor Mini-Workshop With Catherine Hills

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

Tune Me Up! Watercolor Mini-Workshop for Experienced Beginners to Advanced Students with Instructor Catherine Hills Bring your photos, your incomplete paintings and your ideas. Helpful critiques along with explanatory demonstrations will be provided according to the needs of students. Come and finish work you need help with. Registration Deadline: August 13, 2024 Click Here to […]

$110

Painting the Fall Landscape/Plein Air in Fredericksburg – Watercolor Mini-Workshop With Catherine Hills

FCCA 813 Sophia St, Fredericksburg, VA, United States

Painting the Fall Landscape/Plein Air in Fredericksburg Watercolor Mini-Workshop for Experienced Beginners to Advanced Students with Instructor Catherine Hills Learn what supplies to use, how to select a spot and then paint along with your instructor in historic Fredericksburg, VA. Feel free to take photos or sketch small or paint your own piece. In case […]

$110