Mayan art expert to speak at Arts on Main
Dr. Lee Anne Chesterfield of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts will speak at Arts on Main’s quarterly membership meeting, which will be held from 6-8 p.m. next Thursday, Feb. 23, at the gallery on Main Street, Gloucester.
Chesterfield, the director for Museum Planning and Board Relations and assistant curator of Ancient American Art at VMFA, will share her expertise on Mayan art. In addition, Arts on Main’s artist of the month, Mary Montague Sikes, will be on hand to discuss her Mayan-inspired artwork, which is on display at the gallery.
The potluck supper event is not restricted to members of Arts on Main, but is free and open to the public. For more information, call Betsy Henderson at 804-824-9464 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steph Brown of Mathews will lead a six-week drawing and sketching class at Arts on Main from 6-9 p.m. every Wednesday from March 8 to April 19.
Brown is a creativity coach and designer who teaches at the Bay School in Mathews. The workshop will focus on line drawings, composition, shading, value, proportion, space, and perspective.