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Intro to Abstract Painting with Heather M. Roberts

  • The Castle's Community Studio 121 Broadway Ave N Rochester, MN 55906 (map)

Whether you’re brand new to painting or more experienced, join this laid-back intro to abstract painting using acrylics. We’ll talk about paint consistencies, color and composition, substrates, and different methods of creating texture and pattern. Participants will explore their own preferred styles, textures, and colors and will create a couple paintings to take home. Ages 14+ welcome. Consider bringing an apron or wearing paint-friendly clothing.

Heather M. Roberts is a painter and mixed media artist residing in Rochester, MN. She is currently an artist in residence with Threshold Arts; her studio can be found on the second floor of the Castle Community.

Cost: $25 per person. Includes use of all necessary supplies + two works of art you‘ll create and take home. Purchase tickets online via Eventbrite or email Heather ( to reserve a spot and arrange payment via cash/check.

Questions? Contact Heather by email: