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14 03, 2017

Meet Irene Averitte

By |March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Mispillion Art League invites you to drop by the gallery to meet our new Operations Manager, Irene Averitte. Irene was brought up as a self-described “Army Brat” growing up in Europe and around the [...]

8 02, 2017

Mimi Gilligan, whimsical potter

By |February 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Milford resident Mimi Galligan is on the Mispillion Art League board, serves as marketing committee member and teaches pottery classes. In this video produced by webmaster Lee Ann Walling, Mimi discusses her love for pottery [...]

5 02, 2017

Art League illustrator publishes book

By |February 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Contributed by Joanne Caputo. A new art business book has been released by Art League member Michael Fleishman. Coaching readers from the first steps to ultimate success as a pro, Starting Your Career as an Illustrator is a navigational guide blending [...]

19 12, 2016

Sign up for winter-spring classes!

By |December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Contributed by Judy Struck Art is for everyone! Taking art classes is a hugely rewarding and satisfying experience. Simple creative activities are some of the building blocks of child development. Many of the motions involved [...]

5 12, 2016

Matching art to your sofa – and more

By |December 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Contributed by Kim Hanna. Whether we admit it or not, the reality is that most of us (even artists) match the “art to the sofa” or visa versa. It is our living space and if [...]

24 11, 2016

Find your Perfect Gift

By |November 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

There are many unique gifts to choose from. Contributed by Kim Hanna. There's no better way to start the holiday season than stopping by the Mispillion Art League gallery and gift shop. There [...]

14 11, 2016

Sketchy people love Open Figure Drawing

By |November 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join us first on the Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. Contributed by Cathy Walls.  Some people like to draw. They draw every day. Others would like to draw, but they’re not sure if [...]

3 11, 2016

Finding art – and beauty – in politics

By |November 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Contributed by Mike Fleishman. It’s election time! Do I have to draw you a picture as to what’s in store for America? Well, that’s what political art is all about! Political art takes on many forms. [...]

25 10, 2016

Art that screams Halloween

By |October 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Contributed by Joanne Caputo Halloween is America’s annual foray into costumes, masks and trick-or-treats. We may not remember its roots as “All Hallows’ Eve” (“holy evening”), which precedes All Saints Day and All Souls Day [...]

2 10, 2016

Revisiting “Rosedale Revisited”

By |October 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fundraising is vital to continuing the wonderful outreach programs of the Mispillion Art League, programs such as Third Thursdays and workshops for the Stevenson House Detention Center for Youth and People’s Place Women’s Shelter (to [...]