Bryan Memorial Gallery
Bryan Memorial Gallery



Workshops & Demonstrations

Announcing the Cabin Fever Series of workshops and demonstrations. All events (unless otherwise noted) will be held in our West Gallery at Bryan Memorial Gallery.

Saturday, April 8 10 AM – 1 PM

Legacy Workshop

Led by Mary Fillmore and Mickey Myers
Registration Required     »register now

Bryan Memorial Gallery’s Legacy Workshop will introduce artists, collectors,and their families to methods and procedures for securing their artistic legacy beyond their lifetime.Workshop includes complimentary 40 page workbook.

There is no charge for this workshop, but advanced registration is required by March 24. Funded by the Vermont Community Foundation.

To register, email: Mickey Myers, and include "Legacy Workshop" in your title.

June 19th - June 21st 10am - 4pm

Landscape Oil Painting - Sound principles to build upon

Led by Douglas David
Registration Required     »register now

Three-day workshop led by Douglas David

Class will cover the basic principles of oil painting with regard to landscape painting. Painting out-of-doors, en plein-air will be a major focus of the study after the basics are covered. Whether just starting out or a seasoned painter, sound principles are a key foundation. Discussions and lectures on composition, massing, building form, light and shadow, developing atmospheric distance and depending on your own style, knowing when a work is finished (learning how to not overwork you painting). Students will work in their own style/technique so that the finished work is their own.

A list of suggested materials will be provided upon receipt of your registration. 

Attendance is extremely limited, so please register early.  Registrations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.  

Cancellation policy:  In the event you need to cancel your registration, please do so before June 9, 2017.  Your registration fee will be refunded, minus $25 for handling expenses.  Refunds will not be made after June 10.  


Thursday, March 30 - 7 PM

Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise: an American Masters Film

Led by Vermont PBS and Varnum Library
No Registration Required unless specified in the description below.

Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise, an American Masters profile of poet, writer, activist Maya Angelou. Maya Angelou encouraged people to think about their history in a way they never had before. She had a prolific life, as a poet and writer, inspiring generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, this film takes us on a journey through the life of a true American icon. Co-presented in honor of Women’s History Month with Vermont PBS and Varnum Library.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion.

There is no charge for this program, but advanced registration is encouraged as seating is limited:contact cpizer@Vermont