Art listings for the Feb. 17 edition

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22

SOUTHINGTON

ILLUSTRATION TECHNIQUES. 6:30 p.m. at The Orchards on Hobart St. Southington Arts & Crafts Assoc. meeting followed by free demonstration by William Thomson of his technique of illustration in acrylics that’s been used for advertising, book, and editorial clients across the United States. Open to the public. More info at (860) 621-6552 or (860) 621-2720.

NOW THRU FEB. 24

SOUTHINGTON

JURIED ART SHOW. At SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Over 100 pieces of artwork from 68 Connecticut artists on display in the main hall. See 2D artwork in all different mediums and styles, along with Best in Show, 2nd and 3rd place, and honorable mentions from the SoCCA juried art show.

NOW THRU FEB. 28

SOUTHINGTON

SARAH CYR. At The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. January artist of the month. More info at www.southingtonartsandcrafts.com and www.southingtonorchards.org

FEB. 25 TO MARCH 25

SOUTHINGTON

CT PASTEL SOCIETY EXHIBIT. At SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. The show will exhibit work by pastel artists in the state. Visit ctpastelsociety.org/ 2010-renaissance-in-pastel-award-winners.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29

SOUTHINGTON

ACRYLIC PAINTING DEMO. 6:30 p.m. at The Orchards on Hobart St. Southington Arts & Crafts Assoc. meeting followed by free demonstration by CT Watercolor Society member Lorraine Ficara. Open to the public. More info at (860) 621-6552 or (860) 621-2720.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26

SOUTHINGTON

POTTERY DEMO. 6:30 p.m. at The Orchards on Hobart St. Southington Arts & Crafts Assoc. meeting followed by free demonstration by Robert Riggs. Open to the public. More info at (860) 621-6552 or (860) 621-2720.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 24

SOUTHINGTON

OIL PAINTING DEMO. 6:30 p.m. at The Orchards on Hobart St. Southington Arts & Crafts Assoc. meeting followed by free demonstration by Jim Laurino, who studied design and color theory at the UConn School of Fine Arts. Open to the public. More info at (860) 621-6552 or (860) 621-2720.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22

SOUTHINGTON

MEMBERS CRITIQUE. 6:30 p.m. at The Orchards on Hobart St. Southington Arts & Crafts Assoc. meeting followed by free critique by SACA members. Open to the public. More info at (860) 621-6552 or (860) 621-2720.

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAYS. At SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Gather a group of least 5 friends and book a private paint night. Choice of subject by your group available, snacks and wine provided for $45 per person ($35 pp if BYOB).

SOCCA CLASSES. Registration available for youth, teen, and adult classes (March 6 to April 22 sessions) and 7 week classes. Visit southingtonarts.org or call Mary at (860) 276-1581

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