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October 21, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Painting the Marvelous Hummingbird

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Allow the vibrancy and charisma of the hummingbird to inspire your time painting and collaging a work of art with artist, Monica Lopez. Learn paintbrush usage, color mixing, and color application on canvas while finding your unique painting style. Monica will guide you through finding artistic expression with personalized instructions. Open to all levels of experience. All materials will be provided.

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center on Saturday, October 21, 2023.

About the Instructor:
Monica Lopez works with Healing Through the Arts at the Delaware Art Museum as an instructor for the Latin community. Her art has been exhibited at the Delaware Art Museum, The Delaware Contemporary, Grand Opera House, Artist Avenue Station, The Rock Lot, and Jerry’s Artarama.

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