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Saturday, July 29, 2017

August Children's Drawing Program with Catinka Knoth, Rockland Library, 2017

Press Release: 

"Let's Draw Up a Collection of August Maine Memories!" Children's 
Drawing Workshops at Rockland Public Library, 2017

Rockland - Children will continue exploring Maine memories this summer 
at the weekly drawing classes led by Catinka Knoth at Rockland Public 
Library. Knoth leads children, (and adults), ages 6 and up, in 
follow-along drawings on a variety of motifs. Children age 10 and under 
should be accompanied by an adult. 

Wendy and Keith Wellin sponsor the workshops, which are free and open 
to the public with all materials provided. Classes meet every Tuesday, 
4-5 pm, Community Room, Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., hosted 
by the Friends of Rockland Library. FMI - Jean Young, children's 
librarian, 594-0310

August themes will include subjects such as: Maine lighthouses and 
boats, Maine farms with blueberry farming and belted galloways; Maine birds such as puffins, eagles, ospreys, chickadees; 
Maine farms with blueberry farming and belted galloways;  
and, a Maine country fair. Each week is a different theme. 

8/01 "Let's draw Maine lighthouses!" 
8/08 "Let's draw Maine lobsterboats and sailboats!" 
8/15 "Let's draw Maine farming scenes!" 
8/22 "Let's draw Maine birds!" 
8/29 "Let's draw a Maine country fair" 

Knoth believes that everyone can draw if they keep their minds and eyes 
open, and that drawing by 'following along' allows one to discover new 
ways of interpreting subjects. She expects participants to be able to 
work independently for the most part. Knoth, known for her watercolors 
of Maine scenes and animal drawings, also gives art workshops for 
adults at the library. Her work may be seen at 

Attachments: Demonstration drawings by Catinka Knoth

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