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Symbols in Nature with Peter C. Stone

April 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm3:30 pm

Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex Street Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Join award-winning author, illustrator and plein air painter Peter C. Stone in an exploration of the moon and other elements in nature as symbols. This session features a mini-talk by the artist, including a visit to his paintings Guernsey on the Mount and Black Wolf on display in Lunar Attraction, followed by a painting demo and workshop in which participants will create pastel and watercolor artworks to take home. Each participant will also receive a pass to come back to see the Lunar Attraction exhibit at their leisure.

Recommended for ages 8 and up. Reservations are required by April 26.
About the artist: Peter C. Stone holds a BA degree from the Claremont Colleges in Marine Biology and Studio Art. His award-winning book Dreams to Dance in Moonlight: Ways of Feeling, Seeing, and Imagining has inspired many readers with its celebration of the symbols found in the natural world.

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