8 Hooper Street Marblehead MA
Plein Air Painting Demonstration and Workshop
with Mark Shasha
Friday, July 7, 1 pm – 5 pm
Workshop: $30 members/$40 non members
All levels welcome, 8 students maximum
Join Mark Shasha in the parlor gallery surrounded by his solo exhibit titled, On the Road
and observe his methods and materials as he demonstrates how he approaches plein air painting. Then, follow Mark outside the confines of the King Hooper Mansion to a location of his choosing to
practice plein air painting on your own. Mark will be available to help guide and instruct on how to
Registration deadline: Tuesday, June 27
Payment due upon registration; all unpaid registrations will be wait listed.
Call 781-631-2608 to register or contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Instructor:
Mark Shasha is an award-winning author, artist and educator. He is also an actor, singer and songwriter. His work has been seen in dozens of exhibitions and publications nationwide. His books such as the children’s classic, “Night of the Moonjellies” (Simon&Schuster 1992) have been read by millions. As an actor has played dozens of characters in local dramas and musicals including Willy Wonka in recent years.
Mark is a full-time artist and is often working in far off places. He was the Artist in Residence this year for the Forgotten Coast Cultural Center in Apalachicola, Florida and has travelled to more than 200 schools and libraries to read and teach hundreds of thousands of children. In honor of his “Outstanding Contribution to the Education of Young People” he was awarded the Shining Star by the Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut.