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North Shore Arts Association, 11 Pirates Lane, will offer these adult workshops and free artist demonstrations:
Beginner’s Drawing Class with Paul Ciaramitaro, June 17 and 24, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free oil demonstration, June 29, 2 p.m.
An Eye to Architecture: Painting on the Streets of Gloucester with Steve Kennedy, June 19 and 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Landscape and Marine Painting in Oil and Acrylic with Charles Gruppe, June 21–23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All Media Master Class with Frank Federico, June 27–30, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free oil demonstration, June 22, 2 p.m.
Free watercolor demonstration with Lynn Loscutoff, June 30, noon.
Free oil demonstration, “Alla Prima Portrait Painting,” with Dianne Panarelli Miller, June 30, 2 p.m.
To register, visit www.nsarts.org or call 978-283-1857.
Eagle & Dove event
Eagle & Dove Ministries will present a free celebration through worship, arts and cultural heritage Saturday, July 27, 6:30 to 10 p.m., at the Lanesville Community Center, 8 Vulcan St. Features live worship, art and dance; and first nations guests: Dan Goddard (Abenaki), Daniel Garvin (Mic-Mac) and Dyane Beaudette (Metis). All are welcome. Come dressed in your traditional cultural clothing. Call 978-283-9111 or 978-621-6285. Visit www.eagledove.com.
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