Mini-Theorem Ornament with Mary Emery Lacoursiere

Theorem painting is an early American form of painting a design using stencils. Choose from a selection of whimsical designs to create a pair of ornaments suitable for hanging.  NO painting experience necessary.

These pieces can be made into a hanging ornament or framed.  Simple directions for sewing into an ornament are provided. These beautiful patterns were designed by Australian artist, Sandra Levy.

Its  time to get out of the house and create together safely.  Class will be held in the Discovery Center at the Whaling Museum.  Wearing a mask and safely distanced we will be while we have a bit of joy at the same time.

Includes all materials.

Maximum class size: 8

Mary Emery Lacoursiere graduated from Pratt Institute with an M.F.A. in printmaking and painting. She had a studio in New York City for fifteen years, specializing in hand-painted sisal rugs, murals, and restoring historical painting. A member of the Historical Society of Early American Decoration since 1978, Mary has been a contributing artist for Lifetime Television and Hearst Entertainment and currently owns and operates Emery Design here on Nantucket. She is also the director of Education at the Nantucket Historical Association.

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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