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Monday, September 25th, 2006
Minford-Meas Offers Acrylic Workshop in October
Contact:          Karen Ernst Rockport Center for the Arts 361-729-5519 September 25, 2006

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ROCKPORT, TX --  Acrylic enthusiasts will have an opportunity to enhance their skills in a special workshop under the direction of Marthe Minford-Meas on October 4 - 6  at the Rockport Center for the Arts, located at 902 Navigation Circle.  The cost of the workshop is $200 for members and $225 for non-members.

Entitled “Gaining Acrylic Agility,” this multi-level workshop will present a painting problem or opportunity with emphasis on composition, design and acrylic versatility. 

Participants will receive individualized instruction. Known as both a visual artist and poet, Minford-Meas has served as Director of the Villa Art Gallery in North Carolina and taught poetry at Xavier University.  She currently teaches in the Coastal Bend area and is represented in numerous regional galleries.  A non-profit organization, the Rockport Center for the Arts is dedicated to providing an environment that nurtures the expression and appreciation of art for residents and tourists alike.    To make a reservation for the workshop, or for more information on upcoming exhibitions and art classes, please call 361-729-5519.