Nobody does Painting Events like we do!

#artcontinues, led by 37-year veteran art teacher Teri Magner, promotes art learning for all ages in the Amherst area. We currently offer Wine & Painting Events for all skill levels and Private Parties & Fundraisers as well as Corporate Team Building Events in the Pioneer Valley.  Ask us about our college and university offerings, and other painting events, too!

Plan ahead!  Pick a date for your Private Painting Event or Fall or Winter Fundraiser!

Eat. Drink. Paint.

Teri, along with Sue Crutch, currently host monthly public events at AmherstWorks, as well as private parties and fundraisers there, and at many other locations in the Amherst area and the Pioneer Valley.  Watch for info. about our 5 Year Wine & Painting Anniversary Bash, in early November!

 

                                   We are so excited that "art continues"!

Contact us to schedule a private party for friends, family and/or colleagues!  We have many exciting spaces available for events, depending on size and occasion!

Enjoy a 5% discount at Russell’s Liquors when purchasing your beverage for one of our BYOB events! 

 

 Join us sometime!  Have you tried this yet?  Bring some friends or come and meet  people!

 From 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., our events offer everyone, of every ability, the chance to paint a masterpiece!  No prior painting experience is required.

$30.00 includes all instruction, materials & supplies. Paint a stretched canvas (included) or upgrade to a canvas tote bag with a printed picture frame ($12), or a bib apron with a printed picture frame ($14).

Discover your artistic ability and learn about the artist of the night and their particular style, as you enjoy the camaraderie from the many you will meet!

                                                    Sign up soon!

 

 

 
 

Upcoming & Recent Events

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Wednesday, November 7th

6:30pm-9:00pm

at AmherstWorks

—Painting TBA

You can still Sign Up Now!

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tHIS will be OUR 5TH aNNIVERSARY cELEBRATION eVENT!

Check back soon for details!

Join us for this at AmherstWorks, featuring Van Gogh’s Olive Trees

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Did you miss this one?

WednesDay, Sept. 26th

Wait til you see the pics of the Van Gogh Sunflowers…

Check back soon!

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Look for our evening of Jackson Pollock style painting on canvas, tote bags, aprons and neckties! (Date to be announced soon!)

 

What Past Painters Have To Say...

More Recent Events -- We love these great memories!

Wed., July 18th, 2018 at AmherstWorks  was another "painting choice" event -- cool summer palettes in both O'Keeffe's From the Lake, No. 1 and Cezanne's Blue Landscape.  No favorite here, both choices proved to be amazing!

Wed., June 20th, 2018 was an exciting evening -- with lots of choices for color in the blossoming trees of Monet's Le Printemps!

Wed., May 16th, 2018 featured Matisse's Goldfish!  Great crowd -- amazing results!

Wed.,  March 21st, 2018 was our very first Manet -- Moss Roses in a Vase --a perfect entry to spring!  Wow!  Exceptional canvas paintings and tote bags and aprons!

Wed., Feb. 21st, 2018 was filled with red hot  poppies -- a choice of O'Keeffe's Red Poppy or Oriental Poppies!

The calm before the storm...                    on Feb. 6th, 2018 at AmherstWorks, we painted these amazing snow covered birch trees as part of WinterFest Amherst!  Breathtaking!

Join the fun!

 

Private parties are easily arranged. With a minimum of 10 participants and a maximum of 100, you can celebrate any event (birthday, anniversary, etc.,) or provide an opportunity to share this social and enjoyable new art experience with your book group, office staff, or other colleagues, professionals and friends. We have hosted all of the above, as well as “going away parties”, “memorial/remembrance events” and FUNDRAISERS!   Everyone takes away their own exceptional painting!

 
“I just wanted to thank you for such a wonderful night ! I loved the information about Van Gogh, the relaxed and fun atmosphere, your patience, and the time you took to help those of us that needed it. I have never had the opportunity to take any art classes so I felt a little apprehensive about not knowing what to do but you made it such a fantastic experience!

Keep up the great work!!!”
— Karen Howes, MTA Bourne Representative
 

#artcontinues Painting Parties can be hosted at a variety of locations.  We travel to private homes, offices, & businesses for some “on the spot” team building! There are also spaces available for rent-for-your-event at AmherstWorks, Bistro 63 At The Monkey Bar, and other local venues!

You choose the date, and the painting from #artcontinues’ extensive collection.  We provide all instruction, equipment and supplies.

 

Recent Private Events

 #artcontinues Wine & Painting events at  the MTA Conferences at UMass, Amherst in August 2016, August 2017 and August 7th, 2018 were great successes! 

We've had three consecutive years of painting with fantastic teachers from all over the state! 

The Casey's Cruisers' ALS Fundraiser at Atkins Farms Country Market was an awesome success! With great  refreshments and great paintings — it was a win-win for all!  The painting for this May 23, 2018 fundraiser was Monet's Path to Pourville.

 

On April 3rd, 2018, we hosted a private party (combined with sign-ups from others interested) at Bistro 63/Monkey Bar.  Great food -- great drinks & great painters!                                                We like it that way! EAT.  DRINK.  PAINT.

On January 18th, 2018 we broke our record at any one event (86), at UMASS with RA's as they began a new semester! On August 28th, 2018 we hosted another successful UMASS event -- for RA's! We almost broke our newest record of 96, with close to 100 painters!

We have loved hosting multiple #artcontinues events at Porter Lounge at Amherst College, with it's outstanding light!

And on Friday, August 31st, 2018, we  added another awesome Amherst College space to our repertoire -- the Powerhouse!

Office parties are the best!  (We are often called back for repeat events!)  This was our 2nd time at Vision Source of Amherst!  (Everyone loves these trees!)

 
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    Looking for a collaborative event?

#artcontinues' team building events are easily arranged and individually designed to bring groups together to work creatively toward a goal.   We work with corporations, schools, offices, and businesses, small and large, to provide a rewarding and memorable experience!  We provide all painting instruction, equipment, materials and supplies!   

                                 Let us plan your next corporate/group event!  

 
 

Join us!  Have you tried this yet?  Details to follow with dates and sign up information!  Bring some friends or come and meet  people!

 From 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., our events offer everyone, of every ability, the chance to paint a masterpiece!  No prior painting experience is required.

All instruction, materials & supplies are provided.  Paint a stretched canvas (included) or upgrade to a canvas tote bag with a printed picture frame (additional $12), or a bib apron with a printed picture frame (additional $14).

Come discover your artistic ability and learn about the artist of the night and their particular style, as you enjoy the camaraderie from the many you will meet!

Let's get personal

 

I am currently offering individual and small group adult painting and drawing lessons.  Email me with requests and any questions — tmagner.art@gmail.com.

 

 

 

Questions? Booking an Event?

 

Send me a message to get more information or book your date. I'll get back to you ASAP.

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