As part of the celebration for the 200th birthday anniversary of renowned American landscape artist and Cheshire native John Frederick Kensett Artsplace is offering a pastel workshop in the style of Kensett. The Kensett Inspired Pastel Work-along Workshop will be held on Friday February 26, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM with local artist Mally DeSomma. Participants are asked to bring a landscape reference photo with which to work. The cost for the day is $40.00 and a bag lunch is recommended. The class size is limited and all supplies are included. The class will be held at Artsplace, 1220 Waterbury Road, Cheshire.
   Visit and to learn more about the event.  To reserve a spot for the Friday workshop or to receive more information about the event please call Artsplace at 203-272-2787 or stop in the office, at 1220 Waterbury Road, Cheshire, between 9:00 and 5:00 on weekdays.  For information about John Frederick Kensett visit the Kensett Birthday Facebook page.