Program Description: The City of Hudson Senior Center and the library are celebrating Grandparents’ Day by offering a Watercolor Fest for grandparents, children, and grandchildren. Teaching artist Gretchen Kelly facilitates and shares her expertise on all things watercolor. Bring in a photo with simple imagery for inspiration or choose one from Ms. Kelly’s collection.
Date/time: Saturday, September 8. Two sessions: 12 – 1:15pm & 1:45 – 3pm.
Suggested Audience: Birth to age 109.
Gretchen Kelly works in a variety of mediums and styles, primarily painting figurative, landscape and flowers. Her fashion and home decor background influence her work at times. She is inspired by the beauty of what is natural in the world and embellishes with her own personal touches of color, pattern and ornament. Gretchen endeavors to capture the gestures and nuances of fleeting moments which are the details that bring life and beauty to her work, as she sees it in her subject. Simplicity is the mark that she strives for.
All materials will be provided. Refreshments will follow. This event is free, wheelchair accessible, and open to the public. Registration is required. To register email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 518.828.1792 x101 or visit the main desk in the library.