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26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
207 596 7624 26splitrockcove.com

October 2016

The Illustrated Journal: a 2 day workshop

October 15, 2016 | 10:00 am - October 16, 2016 | 3:00 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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The Illustrated Journal: a 2 day workshop Cost: $235 (includes lunch) Join artist Ken Foster and writer Teresa Piccari on a creative journey that brings two art forms together. Working in the studio and in the field, we will draw from observation and imagination. Weaving in words, we will add context and meaning to create your unique journal Artists and writers at all levels are welcome! For more info or to register call Sandy Weisman at 207 596 7624 or…

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Poetry of Place at Split Rock Cove

October 21, 2016 - October 23, 2016
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Poetry of Place: with poet Barbara Helfgott Hyett Maximum 12 students The weekend includes: Friday afternoon at 5 pm for dinner and and evening of writing exercises Saturday morning class from 9 – 11:30 am of generative writing towards a new poem Saturday afternoon workshop for newly created poems Sunday morning crafting exercises and re-writes Sunday afternoon poetry reading Also included: Friday dinner, two breakfasts and two lunches Lodging at the Blue Lupine Friday and Saturday nights; private or shared rooms…

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April 2017

Coastal Retreat | Split Rock Cove

April 19, 2017 - April 25, 2017
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Coastal Retreat with artist Amy Parrish April 19-25, 2017 Amy Parrish invites you to her corner of the world for a series of inspiring events. Three back-to-back workshops designed to tap into your creativity. W and TH      April 19 & 20 Bring your camera. We’ll wander through mystical landscapes found only in this part of the world—forested coastlines and quintessential New England. Rise early on Thursday to catch the sun and the vistas in the southern Penobscot Bay. F,…

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July 2017

Abstracting the Landscape | Split Rock Cove

July 28, 2017 - July 30, 2017
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Abstracting the Landscape, a Fresh Point of View with Julie Houck July 28 - 30, 2017 9am - 4pm each day Traditional landscape painting adheres to the basic fundamentals of composition, light, perspective and form. However, the landscape can also be seen as a series of abstract relationships that comprise a cohesive whole. How does one see beyond a literal view to capture the intrinsic essence of a landscape? How does one interpret a scene in a new way? Working…

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August 2017

Artist Book Making Intensive | Split Rock Cove

August 4, 2017 - August 6, 2017
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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August 4 -6, 2017; 10am - 4pm each day   What is an Artist Book?  Do artist books require words?  Or images?  What about structure as a part of the content?  Yes, yes, and yes.   Because artists' books are works of art that utilize the form of the book. They may be published in small editions, though they are often produced as one-of-a-kind objects.  And their subject matter is as varied as any other art form. In this series of…

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October 2017

Poetry of Place | Split Rock Cove

October 6, 2017 - October 9, 2017
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Poetry of Place: with poet Barbara Helfgott Hyett Maximum 12 students Boston poet Barbara Helfgott Hyett returns to 26 Split Rock Cove for the 5th anniversary of the Poetry of Place: Maine workshop. The weekend workshop begins Friday evening with writing exercises and dinner at 26 Split Rock Cove. After breakfast on Saturday and Sunday mornings, classes begin at 9:30 with generative writing exercises, free writes, and revision. Box lunches will be provided for participants to continue to rewrite on their…

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June 2018

Split Rock Cove | Writing Near the Sea

June 16, 2018 | 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Saturday, June 16 | 9:30am-4:30pm $475 including lodging; or $325 without lodging (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) | Maximum 8 students Register for the workshop at 26splitrockcove.com Join us for a one-day workshop to inquire into place, voice, and image in your writing. The sea and our relationship to it will be the focus of our work. We’ll walk to the adjacent Mussel Ridge Cove gathering images, objects, and impressions to inspire our writing. Kathrin’s instruction will focus on the practice…

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August 2018

Split Rock Cove | Artist Book Intensive

August 3, 2018 | 9:30 am - August 5, 2018 | 5:00 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Friday-Sunday, August 3-5 | 9:30am-5pm $125 per day, $325 for all three days; Materials fee: $15 per day (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) Register for the workshop at 26splitrockcove.com Day One Gelatin Prints with Abbie Read By making patterns and marks in the ink on the surface of a gelatin plate and layering the glazes, you can create rich images, which we will use as decorative papers for a book. Stab Bindings with Sandy Weisman We will explore a few traditional…

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August 2019

Split Rock Cove | Artist Book Intensive 2019

August 2, 2019 | 9:30 am - August 4, 2019 | 5:00 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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Friday-Sunday, August 2-4 | 9:30am-5pm FMI | email Sandy Weisman: sandy@26splitrockcove.com or call 207-596-7624 $125 per day, $325 for all three days; Materials fee: $15 per day (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) Join Split Rock Cove for a three day intensive focusing on the structure and content of an artist book. Focus on three structures that can yield sculptural possibilities that influence both materials and content. All skill levels welcome for this introduction to new ideas and technique. Day One Paste Papers…

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September 2019

Split Rock Cove | Seriously Playful Watercolor

September 28, 2019 | 9:30 am - September 29, 2019 | 3:30 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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September 28 + 29 | 9:30am-3:30pm FMI | email Sandy Weisman: sandy@26splitrockcove.com or call 207-596-7624 $250 materials included (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) Join Split Rock Cove for Seriously Playful Watercolor: Developing a Practice with Marcie Jan Bronstein. This weekend watercolor workshop is designed for people working on many levels: those who have wanted to experience the medium but have been intimidated, and those who want to find new freedom in painting and/or watercolor. We’ll dispel the tired notion that “watercolor is…

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November 2019

Split Rock Cove | New England Bards

November 1, 2019 | 5:00 pm - November 3, 2019 | 2:00 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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November 1-3 | 9:30am-3:30pm FMI | email Sandy Weisman: sandy@26splitrockcove.com or call 207-596-7624 $475 including lodging, $325 without lodging (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) Join Split Rock Cove for New England Bards: Discovering Voice, Discovering Place with Dawn Potter. The poets Jane Kenyon and Hayden Carruth were among the most distinctive New England voices of late twentieth century. They came to the rural northcountry as adults, and discovered, in the land and in its people, a way to frame their own inner lives…

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Split Rock Cove | Keeping a Visual Journal

November 16, 2019 | 10:00 am - November 17, 2019 | 3:30 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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November 16 + 17 | 10am-3:30pm FMI | email Sandy Weisman: sandy@26splitrockcove.com or call 207-596-7624 $250, limited t0 8 participants (CMCA Members receive 10% discount) Join Split Rock Cove for Keeping a Visual Journal with Ingrid Ellison. In this two-day workshop participants will be introduced to a variety of materials and processes both traditional and unconventional for capturing daily inspiration on a painted page. Whatever the motivation behind keeping a journal, I hope you will find some new tools and techniques to…

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September 2021

Split Rock Cove | Keeping A Visual Journal

September 25 | 10:00 am - September 26 | 3:30 pm
26 Split Rock Cove, 26 Split Rock Cove
South Thomaston, ME 04858 United States
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September 25 & 26 | 10:00am – 3:30pm $250 | $225  for CMCA Members Limited to 8 participants Join Split Rock Cove for Keeping A Visual Journal with Ingrid Ellison. During this two-day workshop participants will be introduced to a variety of materials and processes both traditional and unconventional for capturing daily inspiration on a painted page. Whatever the motivation behind keeping a journal, I hope you will find some new tools and techniques to start you on your way.…

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