2018-02-07 / Springfield

Robert Carsten will teach ‘Winter's Brooks, Woodlands and Landscapes’

SPRINGFIELD
The Feb. 10 workshop will focus on the light, color, and tones of New England scenery, such as in this work by artist and teacher Robert Carsten.SPRINGFIELD The Feb. 10 workshop will focus on the light, color, and tones of New England scenery, such as in this work by artist and teacher Robert Carsten.SPRINGFIELD — Capture the wonders of winter in pastel with exceptional artist and teacher Robert Carsten, in a workshop planned for 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10 at the nonprofit Gallery at the VAULT in Springfield.

Participants can explore and experiment with the rushing brooks, snow-laden trees, and the glistening fields of winter, through the layering of colors, with an emphasis on sunlight and shadow, color temperatures and mid-tone grays imbued with underlying hue, as well as massing tones for dramatic New England scenes.

Carsten will give a demonstration and provide hands-on guidance. A critique will be held at the end of the session.

Cost is $75 for members and $80 for non-members. A materials list will be provided at registration. All levels are welcome. Participants are asked to bring a reference photo.

For more information, call or come into the Gallery at 68 Main St., Springfield. Open hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For information, call (802) 885-7111, email galleryvault@vermontel.net, or visit www.galleryvault.org.


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