Get Creative! Series: Acrylic Painting Workshop (Main)

By Cambridge Public Library

Learn how to create beautiful and colorful acrylic paintings!

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.: Wednesday, June 14 2pm – 4pm.

Ages: 18 and Adults.


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Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing



  • In-person only.

Main Library

449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Mid Cambridge

Additional information

In this class you will be introduced to painting with acrylic, including techniques in color mixing, observational painting and composition. At your own pace you will learn how to paint still lifes using acrylic paint in a relaxed and welcoming environment. This class will cover wet on wet and wet and dry brush techniques, sgraffito/combing, overlays/glazing, gel mediums, pattern making and masking. You will come away from this class with beautiful paintings of your own and a greater understanding and appreciation for the medium of acrylic painting. 

Registration is required.

Brooke Lambert is a professional printmaker and painter with a passionate interest and dedication to the arts, teaching, arts organizing and public art initiatives. She grew up and lived in Maine before moving to Boston to pursue her BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Since graduating in 2017, Brooke has shown her work widely in New England, New York, and beyond. You can see Brooke's work in Studio 447 at Western Avenue Studios & Lofts in her current city of Lowell, MA. She is currently represented by galleries Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition in New York and Loading Dock Gallery in Massachusetts. Brooke is represented by Akua Inks and Speedball Art Products as part of their Professional Artists' Network.