New Works Is November Exhibit At Shuptrine's

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Here are the November events for Shuptrine's Gold Leaf Designs:

Stephen Scott Young-New Works
Shuptrine's announces an exhibit featuring new works by artist Stephen Scott Young. Internationally renowned for his portrayal of Bahamian life and nautical scenes, Mr. Young brings figures and landscapes to life with his mastery of watercolor. Visit www.shuptrines.com to view examples of his work.

Alan Shuptrine Watercolor Artist Workshop, Thursday, Nov. 21, 1-4 p.m., continuing Friday, Nov. 22, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Art Guild of Tellico Village, Vonore, Tn.

Alan Shuptrine, watercolorist and owner of Shuptrine's, is hitting the road to offer a realistic watercolor workshop at the Rarity Bay Enrichment Center, Rarity Bay Parkway, Vonore, Tn. Participants will learn to paint with watercolors in realism using wet-in-wet technique for the background, and detailed dry brush in the foreground. Mr. Shuptrine will teach students how to literally “sculpt” a painting from back to front. This workshop is for anyone who has ever been intimidated by watercolor and will dispel the myth that it cannot be controlled. Cost is$165 per person.  To register call the gallery at 266-4453.

The Shuptrine gallery is at 2646 Broad St. They are now open Wednesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., select Saturdays, or by appointment by calling 280-2403.  For more information, please contact the gallery at 266-4453 or visit www.shuptrines.com.


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