The Cape Cod Maritime Museum is pleased to announce several special events in conjunction with their exhibit of paintings and prints by renowned maritime painter, John Stobart.
An opening reception with the artist will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 15. View the 19 original paintings and 12 official prints and have a rare chance to meet and talk with Stobart. This reception will also serve as a fund-raiser to support the museum’s at-risk youth maritime skills training program. Cost is $30 per person.
John Stobart will also offer two lectures during which he will share his thoughts on his early influences, anecdotes about people he’s met over his career, his philosophy of classical training. Each lecture will cost $50.00 and will take place on two Sunday afternoons, beginning at 4 p.m. Part One will be held on July 16th and Part Two will be held on July 23rd.
On August 18th and 19th artists are invited to participate in a Paint Out juried by Stobart. There is no charge for participants but a percentage of sales will be donated to the museum. Artists must pre-register with the museum.
All events will be held at the Cape Cod Maritime Museum located at 135 South Street in Hyannis. Limited tickets are available for all events.
For more information please see our website at www.capecodmaritimemuseum.org or call 508-775-1723.