Mastering Your Mark 2019 Art Conference

Welcome to the 4th Annual Art Conference
sponsored by

Cape Cod Art Center


An Art Conference for all Media
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Doubletree Hotel, Iyannough Rd,  Hyannis
8AM- 4PM

 20 sessions packed with tips, techniques and inspiration to help you advance your artwork. There’s something for everyone – from beginners to advanced.

-Live Demos

-Lunchtime Keynote –

-Hands on Sessions-

-Vendor Tables-

-Door Prizes and Giveaways-


– First 100 to register are entered into a drawing for a Wacom Intuos Pro Professional Pen & Touch Tablet worth $350!

   Two Great Keynote Speakers!


 Faculty Members at Massachusetts  College of Art and Design
and Co-Founders of Black Pond Studio



Schedule and Session Descriptions   –Registration and Coffee 8:00-9:15AM

During Registration- watch demos on Acrylic Pouring with Joyce Groemmer and on Digital Art Play with Barbara Braman



SESSION 1     9:30-10:30AM
Atelier 1

The Head Examined – Catherine Kehoe – Oils
Atelier 2
Mark Making   -Nancy McCarthy –Oil/Acrylic

SESSION 2     10:45- 11:45AM
Atelier 1
White Line Printing with Suzanne Packer- Printmaking
Atelier 2
My Love Affair with Watercolor: Controlling the Accident  with Michael Weymouth
Hands- On Activity
Scratch Board Art with Carolyn LeComte     -HANDS ON

Digital Art: What’s in it for the Studio Artist with Barbara Braman
Making Money as an Artist  with Karen North Wells
Showing and Selling Your Work: Is Gallery Representation Your Next Move with Sherry Rhyno, owner of Gallery 31, Orleans

Lunch 12-1:15
Keynotes Speeches
Catherine Kehoe, Before and After: Copies from Art History

Nancy McCarthy, Studio Time:Practice Makes Painting

SESSION 3   1:30-2:30PM
Atelier 1
Watercolor Techniques -Sally Caswell-Watercolor
Atelier 2
In Motion-Techniques for Creating Energy in Your Work with Janet Schwartz – Pastels
Hands-On Activity
Collage College-with Marcia  Ballou A Hands On Double Session
Procreate, a Tool for Painters – with Nancy Gruskin
How We Made It? -A panel discussion moderated by Karen Pinard, with  Margaret McWethy, Michael Weymouth, Joyce Zavorskas
So You Want to Better Understand What Makes Those Judges Tick  with Bob Singer

SESSION 4   2:45-3:45PM
Atelier 1
Beginner’s Mind, The Spirit of Asian Brush Painting with Edith Tonelli- Brush Painting
Atelier 2
Oil Painting with Joe  Diggs- Oils
Collage College-with Marcia Ballou A Hands On Double Session continued from
Session 3
iColorama with Rita Colantonio
Presenting Your Work- A Panel Discussion Moderated by Roberta Miller; Carla Belkin, Interior Designer; Roberta Anslow- Photographer , Painter,  Printer
Creating a Visual Travel Journal  with Marian Colman

Use this handy Schedule Guide to decide which programs you would like to attend when registering.


PRICE: $125 All Day Conference including  morning coffee with a snack, lunch, Keynote Speaker, Door Prizes and Give- Aways.

Staying Over? Doubletree Hotel, Iyannough Rd, Hyannis –  *Ask for Mastering Your Mark Rate


Sponsored by: Cape Cod Art Center