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Course Description

Students will paint from memory and imagination, using basic color theory to inject emotion and feeling into their paintings. This class will include demonstrations on color mixing and an introduction to using color charts. This class is especially suited for oil painters but can also accommodate acrylic and watercolor.

AAN is able to provide scholarships/tuition aid through the Healing Through the Creative Arts Program. This program is made possible through funding from the Town of Nantucket Human Services Department. For questions or assistance please contact Elizabeth Buccino, Director of Education

Cancellation Policy

AAN depends upon student tuition to continue to offer classes and workshops. Due to our commitment to small class sizes and the hands-on nature of art education, we are greatly impacted by cancellations. Nevertheless, we do understand that plans change. If you need to cancel your reservation for a class or workshop, please note our cancellation/refund policy here and let us know as soon as possible.


All materials included in tuition.

Rosemary Joy Glidden

Rosemary Joy Glidden is a multimedia artist and educator who splits her time between New York City and Nantucket. She primarily works with natural materials; such as wool, hemp, linen, both oil and water based paints, and found objects. Her work is inspired by a search for belonging. Her paintings explore the rapidly changing and finite nature of our environment. She draws inspiration from everyday life and her work seeks to highlight our relationship with the natural world. She graduated from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design with a BFA in 3-D Fine Arts in 2015. Rosemary is currently pursuing an MFA in Painting at the New York Studio School.
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