Workshops and Classes: Scituate Arts Association "Fall 2017" classes

Fall Sessions are all $125m/$145nm for 5 sessions and $150m/$170nm 6 sessions.   Or as indicated.     

Classes run from September 25th through the week of December 8th for complete class descriptions


Bob Beaulieu.  Mornings: 9:00 to 12:00 

Afternoons, 3-5:30PM*

Fall I 9/15-10/17  5wks.  Fall II 10/24-11/21.**

Cost: $125 SAA Members. $145/Nonmembers.

What better way to experience the beauty of our surroundings in Scituate and the South Shore, than capture it with an original painting.  Learn the basics of outdoor color, light, perspective, distance and draftsmanship. Take advantage of the years of experience in Plein Aire painting from your instructor with his helpful tips on making your art really zing.  Demo each class. Classes held throughout Scituate, i.e., Minot, North River, Driftway Landing, Lighthouse, etc.,  Oil, Acrylic and Pastel preference.  If you are interested, contact Bob Beaulieu at 781-378-1742 or

*Morning class must have minimum four members to initiate.  **Fall II classes will only meet in AM, no PM session.


Second Wednesday of the month. 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM  $10.00 members, $15 non members, students, $10.00

Looking for a place to practice your figure skills?  We're offering an opportunity to paint, draw and study the figure and portrait (clothed). Join us the second Wednesday of every month at the Ellis House to sharpen those skills. Open session starts 7:00 PM, til 10:00 PM. Space is limited to 8 attendees, so please email to reserve your space. Will email announcements. If we get a good consistent turnout, will go to twice a month, or even weekly.  Think Second Wednesday!  

Dates September 13, October 11, November 8 and December 13.  

$10.00 SAA members, $15 non members.



Mary Beth LoPiccolo. Afternoons: 2:00-5:00

FALL I  9/28- 10/26. 5 wks.   FALL  II  11/2- 12/7.  5 wks

Mary Beth’s Beth’s watercolor class is suitable for beginners as well as the advanced student.  A relaxed class atmosephere encourages growth and development and includes demonstration, critiques along with individual attention.  Session will focus on painting from stiff life  and photographs emphasizing technique.

Contact: Janet  Cornacchio at to be added to the group email list. 

Sessions meet weekly as long as 4 or more members plan to meet. 

Cost is $25 session.  SAA membership is a prerequisite.




Paul Kukstis

Various dates:  Tuesday & Thursday 6pm-8:30pm, Wednesday & Saturday 9:30am-12 Noon and Wednesday 1:30-4pm.  $165 Members/$185.  Nonmembers for 5 sessions for 2 ½ hours.

Rolling admission with a flexible schedule and individualized projects, you can start at any time and attend on the day of your choice.  

Note:  Schedule is subject to change due to vacation time and holidays.  All students will be notified in advance.




Linda Pedersen.  Monday, September 18 from 9-2 at the SAA’s Front Street Art Gallery.

Cost: $60 plus print expenses.  Bring a bag lunch.

This one day workshop offered by Gallery Artist, Photographer Linda Pedersen will provide an opportunity for adults to explore the use of tools readily available to them within today’s digital universe to create desirably exposed and focused photographs. Students will have the opportunity to capture images reflective of Scituate's marine and coastal culture and environment while developing their artistic "eye" and creating images that draw viewers to their stories. 

For more information, please contact Lainey Lang, Director of Education at Register online at with PayPal. Or drop application & payment to Front Street Art Gallery, 124 Front Street.



Scituate Arts Association 

Go to Scituate Arts Association for complete class descriptions

 To join or renew your membership, or to register for a class in the Scituate Arts Association, simply fill out this coupon, select your category and mail to us.Make Arts Come Alive!

Membership category Individual $30.00 Family $40.00 Supporting $50.00 Patron $100.00 Benefactor $500.00 Angel $1,000.00

Amount Enclosed for Membership ________ Amount enclosed for Course ________ Total:_________ Name Name of Course Instructor Address City ____________________ State ___ Zip ________________ Telephone ____________ Email ________________________________________ (essential if you have one!)

Please make checks payable to and mail to: Scituate Arts Association PO Box 214, Scituate, MA 02066 or go to and pay online with Pay Pal.