Jul
18
Fri
Strata Various: Mastering and Merging Materials in Mosaic @ Falmouth Art Center
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm
Strata Various: Mastering and Merging Materials in Mosaic @ Falmouth Art Center

With Kelley Knickerbocker - After building and rigging your own durable, lightweight substrates, you’ll create a highly textured mosaic of disparate hard materials (stone, glass, metal, ceramic, and more) in grayscale (black, white, and everything in between) using cement mortar as adhesive. The workshop objective will be to learn to recognize new and unique properties/potential of any material.

Jul
26
Sat
3 Day Intensive @ Falmouth Art Center
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am – Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm
3 Day Intensive @ Falmouth Art Center

3 Day Intensive Reproduction and Gradient-Direct Technique

With Michael Kruzich - In this intensive three day workshop, students will receive instruction in the use of the hammer and hardie using mixed marble and smalti to hone their cutting skills. Students will gain an understanding of application theory, andamento basics and, through discussion, be introduced to contrast and color selection.

Aug
9
Sat
Realism in Mosaic Using Stained Glass @ Falmouth Art Center
Aug 9 @ 9:30 am – Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm
Realism in Mosaic Using Stained Glass @ Falmouth Art Center

Realism in Mosaic Using Stained Glass: Fruit, Flowers and Faces

With Carol Shelkin -   This is a hands-on workshop using modern, mosaic techniques to understand design, composition and color theory in realism including; structure, cross contour, highlights, gradation, value and types of shadows using high quality Stained Glass. 

Aug
18
Mon
Make a Mosaic Memory Mirror @ Highfield Hall
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – Aug 19 @ 4:00 pm
Make a Mosaic Memory Mirror @ Highfield Hall

Make a Mosaic Memory Mirror- exploring Pique Assiette

With Jim Bowen - Pique assiette is the term that is used to describe the style of mosaic that uses broken china and found objects such as beads, shells, and glass. During this two-day workshop,  we will utilize the direct method of applying broken china used to form a mosaic.  You will also learn how to decoupage paper such as an old photo and place it under glass. Bring in some of your treasures from home to incorporate into your memory mirror.

Aug
20
Wed
Working in Reverse, Mosaic Workshop @ Highfield Hall
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm
Working in Reverse, Mosaic Workshop @ Highfield Hall

Working in Reverse: A Workshop in the Indirect Technique

With Cynthia Fisher - In this intensive 3-day workshop, students will focus on various ways to approach creating a mosaic back-splash, and “how-to” tips to make a tabletop or mosaic wall panel, working in the indirect method. A PowerPoint presentation with many examples of the different techniques will be given.

 

Sep
27
Sat
Falmouth Dream Cruise
Sep 27 – Sep 28 all-day
Falmouth Dream Cruise @ Falmouth | Massachusetts | United States

The scenic seaside town of Falmouth on Cape Cod plays host to this two day event with multiple car shows scheduled. These events are designed for family enjoyment and for the glory of the car.

Historic, Classic, Pre WWII Vintage, and Elegant automobiles, Hot rods and Muscle cars,  Antique and classic automobiles of the 50′s and 60′s, and exotic cars.  Police Department, Falmouth Fire & Rescue, and Barnstable Sheriff’s Department vehicles will also be on display.  In addition there will be automobile dealer vehicle display areas, and a vendor area.


View a few classic cars then stay at a classic bed and breakfast. Our Harriet Beecher Stowe room or Theodore Roosevelt room would be charming choices for this weekend.

Check with event host for final details.

 

Nov
28
Fri
Gardens Aglow @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Nov 28 all-day

Friday – Sunday, November 28-30; December 5-7, 12-14; 19-21

Join the Heritage Museums & Gardens for their annual celebration of lights. The celebration features music and dance performances at 6:30 in the Automobile Gallery. St. Nick will hold court in the Model T. Gingerbread houses created by local companies and students will be on display. Kids can express their creativity with a holiday craft. Children and adults alike can take a spin (or two) on our vintage carousel while holiday tunes play. Kids can explore Hidden Hollow by moonlight.

Don’t miss this holiday tradition and enjoy the grounds of Heritage in a whole new light.

Ticketing: $8 Member Adults, $5 Member Youth, 2 under free
$15 Non-Member Adults, $7 Member Youth, 2 under free
$12 Group Adult, $6 Group Youth, 2 under free

Nov
29
Sat
Gardens Aglow @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Nov 29 all-day

Friday – Sunday, November 28-30; December 5-7, 12-14; 19-21

Join the Heritage Museums & Gardens for their annual celebration of lights. The celebration features music and dance performances at 6:30 in the Automobile Gallery. St. Nick will hold court in the Model T. Gingerbread houses created by local companies and students will be on display. Kids can express their creativity with a holiday craft. Children and adults alike can take a spin (or two) on our vintage carousel while holiday tunes play. Kids can explore Hidden Hollow by moonlight.

Don’t miss this holiday tradition and enjoy the grounds of Heritage in a whole new light.

Ticketing: $8 Member Adults, $5 Member Youth, 2 under free
$15 Non-Member Adults, $7 Member Youth, 2 under free
$12 Group Adult, $6 Group Youth, 2 under free

Holidays at Highfield @ Highfield Hall
Nov 29 – Dec 7 all-day
Holidays at Highfield

Holidays at Highfield

Top decorators and designers showcase their talents in the elegant rooms of Highfield Hall. The event also features an extensive Gift Gallery, a tea Shoppe with home-made goodies, a wreath display and sale, and pop-up holiday how-to tables. Santa will be available by the elegant fireplaces on weekends. Special exhibits include Salley Mavor’s Pocketful of Posies Christmas tree and doll house display. Bill Hendel’s extensive international crèche collection will also be on view. The popular model train room is back this year, through Dec. 1.

Highfield Hall is located a short stroll from the Palmer House.

Nov
30
Sun
Gardens Aglow @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Nov 30 all-day

Friday – Sunday, November 28-30; December 5-7, 12-14; 19-21

Join the Heritage Museums & Gardens for their annual celebration of lights. The celebration features music and dance performances at 6:30 in the Automobile Gallery. St. Nick will hold court in the Model T. Gingerbread houses created by local companies and students will be on display. Kids can express their creativity with a holiday craft. Children and adults alike can take a spin (or two) on our vintage carousel while holiday tunes play. Kids can explore Hidden Hollow by moonlight.

Don’t miss this holiday tradition and enjoy the grounds of Heritage in a whole new light.

Ticketing: $8 Member Adults, $5 Member Youth, 2 under free
$15 Non-Member Adults, $7 Member Youth, 2 under free
$12 Group Adult, $6 Group Youth, 2 under free

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