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WORKSHOP: Oyster Art Bar With Kristen Coates & Kelsy Patnaude

  • Kristen Coates 57 America's Cup Avenue Newport, RI, 02840 United States (map)

WORKSHOP: Oyster Art Bar With Kristen Coates & Kelsy Patnaude

Join us for this fun workshop at the gallery with owner and curator Kristen Coates and artist and gallery assistant Kelsy Patnaude. This class is meant for all levels of experience and is in a fun and casual environment. 

Date: Saturday, May 20, 12:00 - 2:00PM

Price: $25

Materials: Provided

Host: Kristen Coates & Kelsy Patnaude

Description: Using acrylic paints, canvas and a few adornments like sand, glitter and pearls!, Kristen Coates and Kelsy Patnaude will show participants how to paint their very own oyster abstract. This walk-up, paint and carry workshop, allows participants to enjoy making a quick piece of art, a glass of prosecco and get back to the Newport Oyster Festival at Bowens Wharf!   

Each participant will take home their own painted oyster painting and enjoy refreshments during the open studio. 

The artist: Kristen is an art enthusiast with a passion for curating all things in life. Her gallery in downtown Newport is where she spends most of her time hanging art, working with clients and bringing new products and inspiration to the city by the sea. Kelsy Patnaude is an artist and gallery assistant with a passion for horseback riding and surfing, both subjects inspire her photographs and paintings. 

Class is unlimited (while supplies last). Advance reservations are recommended. Session expected to be about 20-45min. $25 Includes all materials and refreshments.


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