Saturday, February 6, 2021

Karen Israel, Mercury Rising, pastel

Clinton Art Society presents
Pastel Demonstration
with Karen Israel
Thursday, February 11, 2021
10am -12Noon
Use the materials list and your own reference photo to paint along with Karen Israel as she demonstrates paste techniques with a special emphasis on reflections in water.
E-mail for the ZOOM link and materials list.
Materials list is also our our website in the LINKS column.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Diana Roberts-Pascall, Curious, oil

Elected Member's Exhibition
through April 2021 due to Covid Pandemic
Thursday, April 29, 2021
9 am - 12 Noon
Receiving for the 2021 Member's Exhibition Part Two:Live!
will also be on this date
For more information e-mail
or call 860-669-4487


Sunday, January 10, 2021

Paint IT! Session #3: Thursday, January 28 10am-12Noon

Reference 3A (of 7): European Street

PAINT IT! Session 3
Architecture in a Landscape
Thursday, January 14, 2021
There are 7 References:  Others posted on website.
References are posted on the Clinton Art Society website.
Look to the right in the LINKS column.
Use any media to develop your art work from these references.
Take photo(s) and e-mail to
anytime before 7pm Wednesday, January 13
A ZOOM Link will be sent by Reply E-Mail.
Questions:  Call Liz at 860-304-7345 or
E-Mail us at

Monday, December 14, 2020

Paint IT! Session #1 Reference (1 of 4)

Paint IT! is HERE!

WHAT IS IT?:  A fun way to stay motivated, paint more, receive feedback, and stay connected with artist colleagues throughout the winter months.  This will be in addition to our weekly Critiques on Zoom which will continue on Thursdays from 10am - 12noon.


HOW IT WORKS:  For each Paint IT! Session, we will provide you with a photo reference via e-mail at least ONE WEEK in advance.  Reference photos will vary from session to session  to cover all genres—landscape, still life, interior, etc.  Photos will also be available on our website,

· Use any media to INTERPRET the reference photo into your own work of art.

· Take a photo of your sketches, work in progress, and/or finished piece(s).

· E-mail your photos by 8 pm the DAY PRIOR to the Paint IT! Critique to

· You will receive a confirmation and a link to the Zoom Critique by reply e-mail.

· Using the link, join the Critique to participate in a discussion about the interpretations, the development of composition, and as well as individual’s use of materials.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:  Click on the link in Clinton Art Society’s weekly e-Newsletter.  If you don’t get the e-Newsletter, go to and add you name to the list by clicking on the “Join E-Mail List” link in the right hand column.

This is NOT a class.  You will learn from from the this open dialogue with other artists who are examining similar compositional questions and elements.  

QUESTIONS?  Call Liz Egan at 860-304-7345.


Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Happy Thanksgiving!


Happy Thanksgiving!
Clinton Art Society is grateful for
our artist members
the shoreline communities
our healthcare professionals
first responders
and community volunteers
that make our world a better and more beautiful  place.
Be Safe and Stay Healthy.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020


Cold Wax and Oil Painting Demonstration
with Kim Ruggiero
Thursday, November 12, 2020
10 am - 12 noon

e-mail us at for your LINK & PASSCODE
Paint Along - list of materials provided with link
or just  Observe- it's fun to learn art techniques!
For more information e-mail us or text 860-304-7345.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

2020 CAS Elected Member's Exhibition

Betsey Evarts, Cezanne and Me, watercolor
Best In Show, 2020 Elected Members Exhibition
Clinton Art Society
Elected Member's Exhibition
98 Works On View through January 28, 2020
Andrews Memorial Town Hall
54 East Main Street, Clinton, CT
& one painting every day on Facebook
& the complete exhibit as a link on our website
Hours:  Monday through Wednesdays 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursdays 8;30 am - 7:00 pm; Fridays 8:30 am - 12 Noon
Congratulations to our winners!
Best in Show:  Betsey Evarts,
Cezanne and Me, watercolor
Honorable Mention: Donna D. Favreau, Blue Skiff, oil
Honorable Mention: Pat Seekamp, The Road Less Traveled, pastel