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Draw & Sip Opening Event and Book Launch
Learning from the Masters: The Famous Artists School
Thursday evening, July 20,
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Remarks at 6 pm:  By book authors Stephanie Haboush Plunkett & Magdalen Livesey, and Famous Artists School Instructor Randy Enos

Book-signing, reception, and drawing activities will follow.
Free drawing kit courtesy of Faber Castell! while supplies last
Sketch with artists Randy Enos, Dan Howe, and Elwood Smith

 

The Museum is thrilled to present both a first-ever exhibition and a newly released book that explores mid-century America’s most popular art correspondence course. Learning from the Masters: The Famous Artist School will exhibit many never-before-seen instructional and finished works by the founding illustrators including Norman Rockwell, Al Dorne, Steven Dohanos, Al Parker, Jon Whitcomb, John Atherton, and others.

Event is free for members, or included with admission.

Reservations recommended: 413-931-2221 or rsvp@nrm.org

Pre-purchase your book for signing, or order a signed copy here.

 This event is being sponsored in part by TownVibe, Faber-Castell , and Rockport Publishers/Quarto Publishing Group USA.

 The exhibition was made possible by the generous donation of the Famous Artists School art and archive collection by Magdalen and Robert Livesey. Additional support was provided by Sordoni Foundation, Inc. for the processing and digitizing of this important collection.