Monday, February 26, 2018
Chinese New Year – year of the Dog - papercuts & drawings, student display, adult art class, 2/26/18
Sunday, February 18, 2018
February 18, 2018
"March Motifs" Adult Art Workshop Series with Catinka Knoth at
Rockland Public Library, 2018
Rockland - Catinka Knoth will lead an art workshop series for adults,
on creating art around March Motifs. Participants will visit themes
such as the Iditarod dog sled races; celtic designs and greens for St. Patrick's Day; the 'Circus Comes to Town'; and Spring and Easter. Each week will be a different subject. Classes meet 11 a.m. on Mondays, in
the Community Room, Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St. Led by
Knoth, participants will create their own art. Knoth provides the
classes free of charge, with materials supplied. Friends of Rockland
Library host the workshops, which are open to the public. FMI Knoth at
691-5544 or Rockland Library at 594-0310.
3/05 Iditarod sled dog races & husky dogs
3/12 St. Patricks Day greens & Celtic designs
3/19 'The Circus Comes to Town'- acrobats and animals
3/26 Spring and Easter
Knoth provides instruction and guidance in drawing and creating
March motifs. Participants will work with pencil, colored pencil,
crayon, and papercutting, with a focus on drawing in color.
Knoth paints watercolors of Maine and whimsical animal scenes, which
she offers as cards and prints. She also teaches a free weekly children's
drawing class at Rockland Public Library, sponsored by Wendy
and Keith Wellin. For more information about Knoth's work visit
Attachments: Artwork by Catinka Knoth
"Let's Draw A March Medley!" - Children's Drawing Workshops at Rockland
Public Library, 2018
Rockland - This March, children will draw the Iditarod Dog Sled Races,
St. Patrick's Day, Spring, Easter and the circus, at Rockland Public Library's ongoing children's drawing workshops led by Rockland artist Catinka Knoth.
Participants follow along with Knoth as she demonstrates creating a
variety of subjects for March. Husky dogs, mushers and dog sled teams,
are motifs from the Iditarod Race in Alaska. The class may also
experiment with papercuts of dog teams. St. Patrick's Day has it's
shamrocks, St. Patrick, leprechauns, pots of gold, rainbows, and Celtic
designs. The first day of Spring in 2018 is March 20th, Traditionally March was when 'the circus comes to town', bringing acrobats, animals, clowns, and tents.
Tuesdays; 4-5pm, "Let's Draw a March Medley!", 2018
03/06 The Iditarod Races and Sled Dogs
03/13 St. Patrick's Day
03/20 Spring & Easter
03/27 The Circus - clowns, acrobats & animals
Local patrons, Wendy and Keith Wellin, provide the workshops free and open to the public, with all materials provided. The workshops, for ages 6 and up as well as the young at heart, offer the opportunity to make art together. Children age 10 and under need adult accompaniment. Knoth expects participants to be able to work independently for the most part. Ongoing workshops meet every Tuesday, 4-5 pm., Community Room, Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., hosted by Friends of Rockland Library. FMI - Jean Young, children's librarian, 594-0310.
Attachments: art and demonstration whiteboard drawings by Catinka Knoth
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Purple, green, and gold are the traditional Mardi Gras colors.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
The kissing swans we drew freehand onto a paper folded in half. Make sure the beak is on the fold. The neck forms the heart. Tip this papercut onto a red background.