UPCOMING EVENTS

EDMOND PRAYBE

Painting Demonstration

Saturday, August 15th, 3 - 4:30PM EST.

Join Y:ART Gallery in watching Edmond Praybe demonstrate his master painting skills, live from observation. The audience will be able ask the artist questions via the Zoom chat feature. 

 

Participants will receive an order confirmation email upon purchase. A link for the Zoom demonstration will be sent 1 day prior to the event. Participants are encouraged to connect to the demonstration 10 minutes early to mitigate any technical issues. Those that are unable to join live will have access to a recording for two weeks following the demo.

 

Feel free to contact Y:ART Gallery with any questions about the artist or preparing for the Zoom demonstration.

Tickets are $35.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Edmond Praybe is a Baltimore area based painter and draftsman with a home and studio in Arnold, MD. His current work is a group of paintings and drawings dealing with the themes of still-life, figures in interiors and landscape. The paintings address traditional motifs in painting, but in new and interesting ways. Edmond has been teaching painting at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland since the Fall of 2015. Prior to teaching and upon completion of graduate school he traveled to Europe on the competitive Hohenberg Award. Edmond utilized the award to study paintings from the Italian Renaissance to the modern masters throughout Italy, Amsterdam, and London. His works have been included in solo, small group and national juried exhibitions throughout the U.S., extensively in New York and the Baltimore metro area. His work has been included in exhibitions at Prince Street Gallery, Bowery Gallery, Manifest Gallery, as well as the art Galleries of the University of S. Mississippi and the University of Maryland, College Park among others. Mr. Praybe has received a grant from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation. He has also received several exhibition awards from the Maryland Federation of Art as well as The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College in Annapolis, MD and Plein Air Easton, in Easton, MD. Mr. Praybe is currently represented by First Street Gallery in New York, the Bridge Gallery in Shepherdstown, West Virginia and Y Art Gallery in Baltimore, Maryland. He received his MFA from the New York Studio School’s painting program in 2012. The program consisted of an intensive studio element and in-depth critiquing with faculty and visiting artists with a presence in the New York art scene. Edmond received his BFA, in painting, from Maryland Institute, College of Art in 2004. He has studied under many accomplished artists including Graham Nickson, Stanley Lewis, Mark Karnes and Sangram Majumdar. Edmond has an extensive list of collectors throughout the United States.

PAST EVENTS

LIVE STREAM

HAND BUILT CLAY DEMONSTRATION

May 1, 2020 • 5:30PM

 

Y:ART Gallery owner and potter, Julia Yensho, invites you to a hand built CLAY DEMONSTRATION using ceramic slab, coil and casting.


Follow the link below and ENJOY!

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FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

February 7, 2020 • 5-9PM

 

Y:ART Gallery is pleased to present our ARTIST OF THE MONTH: EFFIE GERENY. Stop by the gallery on Friday, February 7th to view Effie's wonderful abstract artwork.

WRITING WORKSHOPS

 

Join us in the New Year for three Writing Workshops brought to you by Yellow Arrow Publishing.

You can sign up here: http://bit.ly/writingworkshop2019
(Sign up for one... or all three!)


Unblocking the Muse 1/26/19
Led by Gwen Van Velsor and Ariele Sieling, this workshop will run through a variety of strategies for getting in the groove of writing in both fiction and creative nonfiction. We will discuss short-term strategies to use when you're staring at a blank piece of paper, and long-term strategies for when writer's block just won't go away. We will also delve into creative problem solving, for when the story itself just isn't working.

 


Finding Your Authentic Voice 2/23/19

Join Cija (pronounced "Kia") Jefferson and Ariele Sieling as they dive into different strategies for telling the truth, writing what you know, and adding realism and complexity to your story.


Finding Healing Through Writing 3/23/19

Reshape and explore real life experiences through fiction and creative nonfiction with author Dr. Diane Pomerantz, clinical psychologist. When we share our stories with each other, it creates a ripple effect of empathy, compassion and understanding. It’s about saying, yes, we belong here, too.

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WINTER WORKSHOPS

Fun & fabulous workshops throughout the holiday season!

Intermediate Watercolors with Ken Karlic

During this fun and exciting workshop learn to explore watercolor in a loose, spontaneous and painterly way to achieve the most expressive and thrilling paintings possible.

Ceramic Holiday Ornaments

Get into the holiday spirit with this fun-filled ceramics workshop.

The Art of Coil Building

Learn to work with coil and slab clay to make something nice for your loved one for the holidays!

Linoleum Block Cutting

Design and make your own holiday card that you will be able to use & tweak from year to year.

Wire Wrapped Rings

Learn to create wire-wrapped rings for yourself, or to give as gifts.

Beaded Ornaments

Turn an ordinary Christmas Ball into something magical!

Table Runner or Floor Cloth

Learn how to paint a floor cloth as a small rug or table runner!

 

Artful Pastry

Learn to create everyone’s favorite ingredient/dessert: CHOCOLATE!  Artfully Delicious!

POETRY READING

APRIL 7, 2018

4 PM - 6 PM

Mama Linda Goss & David "Dr. D" Fakunle invite you to join them in an eventful evening of storytelling! As a Co-Founder of the National Association of Black Storytellers (NABS), Mama Linda thrives in the art of song and storytelling. Come prepared to take your shoes off and clap your hands! "The Color of My Soul" is available in our shop for purchase.

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