“Revolutionary painting techniques” workshop by Ekaterina Smirnova


Dates: 9 am -12 noon on September 3 – 5, 2014 Location: Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, 6 Wonson St. Gloucester, MA (the beautiful part of the old port city Gloucester – Rocky Neck (the oldest art colony in America), MA.) Fee: $200 per person ($150 for Rocky Neck Colony members) Limited to only 10 people! Reserve your spot ASAP: k.a.smirnova @… Read More “Revolutionary painting techniques” workshop by Ekaterina Smirnova

Working on silk at Ten Pound Studio


Yesterday I visited Ten Pound Studio, by the invitation of my new Artist Friend Steven Bates. Located in downtown Gloucester on Center street and Main St, this studio is designed for making Batik (/ˈbætɪk/ or /bəˈtiːk/) a cloth that is traditionally made using a manual resist–dyeing technique. (wiki). I was offered to design my own pattern on high quality silk. While… Read More Working on silk at Ten Pound Studio