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Darwin Martin House, 125 Jewett Pkwy, Buffalo, New York 

Darwin Martin House, 125 Jewett Pkwy, Buffalo, New York 

Class / Workshop  |  Sketch Lines│Watercolor Shapes: Darwin Martin House

Sunday, March 5, 2017, 2–5 pm

International Center for Watercolor Artist Inspiration Workshop Series

Sunday, March 5, 2017
$36 member/$46 not-yet member
*Held at the Darwin Martin House, 125 Jewett Pkwy, Buffalo, NY 14214

Frank Lloyd Wright designed a unique residential complex for Buffalo businessman Darwin D. Martin and his family between 1903-1905. The most substantial and highly developed of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Prairie houses in the Eastern United States. 

The workshop begins with participants sketching on the first floor with access to the reception room, kitchen and unit room which includes the living, dining and library.  Painting will follow in the Junior League│Buffalo News Education Center.

Sketching is permitted inside the Martin House on paper not to exceed 12 x 18 inches and with lead pencils only.  If individuals need to sharpen their pencils, they must use the sharpeners located in the Education Classroom located in the lower level of the Martin House.  The use of pens, colored pencils, oil paints, easels, or watercolors is not allowed inside the Martin House.  Backpacks are not permitted on the first floor.  Your bags and supplies are allowed in the Education Center.

Supply List:
Watercolor paint, paper, towels, water containers, brushes, pallets…and your pencil for sketching. 

To register contact Kathy Gaye Shiroki at 716-878-3549 or email shirokkg@buffalostate.edu or download the registration form on the BPAC website.  Families and youth 12 and older are encouraged to participate.