Tunxis Community College and the West Hartford Art League invite the public to a free “Tunxis Drawing III” Art Event on Saturday, June 17 from 1-4 p.m. at the West Hartford Art League’s Clubhouse Gallery, 37 Buena Vista Road in West Hartford.
The collaborative event includes many ways to enjoy art including acrylic painting and watercolor demonstrations, complimentary face painting for children, student artists at work in classrooms, art tables for budding artists, and giveaways.
On exhibit in the gallery, Tunxis students in lecturer Susan Strauss’ “Drawing III” class will have over 200 drawings, paintings and custom painted motorcycle helmets on display, with special Tunxis alumni guest illustrator Vincent Vernacatola and Tunxis student Jolouis Nunez. “Drawing III” students who will have their art on display are listed by town.
The “Drawing III” class at Tunxis is part of the college’s visual fine arts associate degree. To learn more about the visual fine arts program at Tunxis Community College, visit tunxis.edu/programs.
From fine arts, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 60 associate’s degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need. Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.
The West Hartford Art League is a 501 (c) 3 organization that offers year-round classes, monthly exhibitions, and events.