Art in the Park- A Community Art Event
May
20
1:00 pm13:00

Art in the Park- A Community Art Event

This year's project is a large scale sculpture of block letters spelling out L-O-V-E and decorated with pieces of wood to be decorated by members of the community during the Art in the Park Event coordinated by the Wellesley Women Artisans- www.wellesleywomenart.com

This is always a beautiful community event for all ages. It is located at the park next to the Wellesley Free Library, on the corner of Washington and Brook St. Everyone welcome. I promise you will leave with a smile on your face.

WWA Group Library Show
May
6
May 7

WWA Group Library Show

Starting on May 3rd and throughout the month of May, I will be showing my artwork along with my fellow Wellesley Women Artisans members. Please join us for the reception on Sat., May 6th. Details below.

The Wellesley Women Artisans is presenting an exhibition of paintings and photography at the Wellesley Free Library with the theme of "The Art of Nature".  The exhibit will begin on Wednesday, May 3, in the Wakelin Room and run for the month of May.  The public is invited for refreshments and to meet the artists at a reception in the Wakelin Room on Saturday, May 6 from 3:30-5:00 p.m.   

The show was inspired by the upcoming "Landscapes for Living" forum (Saturday, May 13) sponsored by the town's Natural Resources Commission, Sustainable Wellesley and the Wellesley Free Library.

The Wellesley Women Artisans is dedicated to promoting and encouraging art in the community through a variety of programs including Art in the Park, Art Walk and Open Studio.  For more information about the WWA please visit our website: www.wellesleywomenart.com

ArtWalk 2016
Dec
4
12:00 pm12:00

ArtWalk 2016

Join me at the Wellesley Women Artisans 4th annual ArtWalk, held in conjunction with the Wellesley Holiday Stroll on Sunday Dec. 4th from 12-6. I will be at Isabel Harvey, located at 41 Central Street. A map with all artist locations throughout Wellesley Square available here- http://wwartisans.blogspot.com/. Hand painted ornaments will be available!

Hope to see you there!

West Elm Fenway Pop Up shop
Nov
27
11:00 am11:00

West Elm Fenway Pop Up shop

  • West Elm Fenway

I'm thrilled to do my 2nd event with West Elm at their Fenway, Boston location. West Elm is a fabulous home decor store and my art looks right at home there. Plus they are super supportive of local artists and community which makes me love this company even more.

I will bring lots of hand painted abstract ornaments, as well as tons of art. Come by and see me please!

Wellesley Marketplace 2016
Nov
19
9:00 am09:00

Wellesley Marketplace 2016

I'll be back at my favorite shopping event of the year- Wellesley Marketplace! I promise to bring lots more ornaments as they SOLD OUT last year.

The 40th Annual Marketplace will be held Saturday, November 19, 2016

***New Location*** The Wellesley High School – 50 Rice Street, Wellesley

The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club (WHJWC) will host the 40th Annual Wellesley Marketplace on Saturday, November 19th at a new location — the Wellesley High School!  The high school building provides lots of windows and light, large open spaces for craft booths, and more parking.  We are excited about the new location!  

 Marketplace is an annual retail favorite for those seeking unique holiday gifts for family and friends.  Shoppers had access to over 200 vendors and artisans from New England and afar.  Available wares included gourmet foods, handmade jewelry, artwork, crafts, and clothing.

Wellesley Studio Tour- Fall 2016
Oct
23
12:00 pm12:00

Wellesley Studio Tour- Fall 2016

14 artists in 6 locations across Wellesley!

Joining me at my home/studio are Julia Blake (paintings), Karin Sodervall (paintings), and Dari Pillsbury(photography).

All are welcome to attend the opening reception on Saturday, October 22nd from 5:30-8:00pm at 161 Oakland Street, Wellesley. Guests will see a sampling of all participating artist's work and get a chance to meet the artists and chat about their inspirations and process.

On Sunday, October 23rd, from 12-5pm all 6 home studio locations are open to all. We encourage you to find a friend or two and make a day of exploring each studio. All participating artists are part of the Wellesley Women Artisans, and are dedicated to bringing more art to our beautiful town.

West Elm Burlington, MA Pop Up Shop
Sep
4
12:00 pm12:00

West Elm Burlington, MA Pop Up Shop

To say that I am thrilled to pair up with West Elm Burlington is an understatement- this is a dream come true!!! I'll be there all day (12-6) with tons of work- large and small, including my recent paintings from Europe. I hope you'll come by and see me if you are local.

6 Wayside Rd, Ste B, Burlington, MA‎

Isabel Harvey, Wellesley, Pop up Shop
May
19
May 20

Isabel Harvey, Wellesley, Pop up Shop

I am returning to Isabel Harvey in Wellesley, MA for 2 days. I'll be stocked with a lot of new work, much of it inspired by my travels to Morocco.

Come by and check it out if you are local.

Thursday and Friday, May 19th & 20th, from 10am-6pm.

Isabel Harvey- 41 Central St., Wellesley, MA 02482

 

Open Studio at Julia Blake's
May
13
May 14

Open Studio at Julia Blake's

My friend and fellow painter, Julia Blake, is holding an Open Studio on May 13th and 14th from 9:30am-2:30pm at 20 Chatham Circle, Wellesley. I will have several works on display as well. It is a wonderful opportunity to see 2 artists in one location in a casual and friendly environment.

And if you want to be inspired- please check out Julia's 'studio'. She paints in a corner in her kitchen where the lighting is great and she can work among her family.

Open Studio
May
1
12:00 pm12:00

Open Studio

Join me, jewelry designer MK Byrne, and painter Julia Blake in my home studio just in time to purchase Mother's Day gifts. See new paintings inspired by my recent painting retreat in Morocco. Bring pictures of your home if you would like a free art consult.

And as a special treat, MK Byrne will be offering her beautifully designed and easy to wear jewelry. I have many of her pieces and get compliments every time I wear them! Check out her work at- http://allgoodthingsarewildandfree.com/

Julia Blake will have an entire room filled with her bright and modern oceans, landscapes, and still lives. She will not be here in person, but it is a nice opportunity to see how her work looks in person. www.juliablakeart.com

201 Weston Road, Wellesley, MA 02482

Sunday, 12-5pm or later in the week by appointment. Feel free to park in my circular driveway, or on the closest cross street, Curve St.

Wellesley ArtWalk
Dec
6
12:00 pm12:00

Wellesley ArtWalk

  • Isabel Harvey

Join me at the Wellesley Women Artisans 3rd annual ArtWalk, held in conjunction with the Wellesley Holiday Stroll on Sunday Dec. 6th from 12-5. I will be at Isabel Harvey, located at 41 Central Street. A map with all artist locations throughout Wellesley Square available here- http://wwartisans.blogspot.com/. Hand painted ornaments will be available!

Wellesley Marketplace
Nov
21
9:00 am09:00

Wellesley Marketplace

  • Wellesley Middle School

 The 39th Annual Wellesley Marketplace

The Wellesley Middle School – 50 Kingsbury Street, Wellesley

Wellesley Marketplace is the premiere Marketplace in New England, featuring 175 of New England’s finest artisans.  Organized by The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club, proceeds from the show are given back to the community in the form of need-based scholarships and grants.

More than 150 exhibitors and nearly 3,000 attendees!

Wellesley Studio Tour
Oct
16
Oct 17

Wellesley Studio Tour

*Opening Reception- Friday, Oct. 16th, 7-9:30pm, at 161 Oakland St., Wellesley*

All participating studios are open on Saturday, Oct. 17th, 10am-5pm. My studio is located at 201 Weston Rd.

Members of the Wellesley Women Artisans are opening their studios to the public. The event begins with a selection of artists' works in one location - 161 Oakland Street - on Friday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Eleven artists will show a diverse sampling of art - from functional and sculptural ceramics to illustration; abstract to representational.  On Saturday, visit the artists in their own studios during the Wellesley Studio Tour, between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to see more of each individual's work.  Check out the Wellesley Studio Tour website for more details including a map to the studios and links to the artists' web sites:

Trunk Show at Isabel Harvey • Wellesley
Sep
25
Sep 26

Trunk Show at Isabel Harvey • Wellesley

  • Isabel Harvey

I am thrilled to be showing at the stunning boutique- Isabel Harvey • Wellesley- for the second time at the end of September. My first trunk show in April 2015 with IH was such a success we decided to do it again. I promise to bring lots of new work and hope you will stop by to chat with me and shop.

Arts on the Green • An Evening at Elm Bank
Jul
23
6:00 pm18:00

Arts on the Green • An Evening at Elm Bank

  • Elm Bank

Another chance to see me painting live!

Stroll the gardens, enjoy live music and explore visual artists and their artwork on our Art Walk. Buy original art from the artists who make it and enjoy the gardens in their summer splendor. Activities and tours will also be available.Bring a picnic, chairs, or blanket. Wine will be sold.

 Free to all! Music by: The Mavericks
This event is graciously sponsored by Wellesley Bank Charitable Foundation.

For more information, visit masshort.org/events

Open Studio
Jun
13
10:00 am10:00

Open Studio

Come see my brand new home studio located on the 3rd floor of my home in Wellesley. My address is 201 Weston Rd, between Curve and Avon. I will be joined by painter Renata Loree, whose work can be seen here- http://artentive.net/

Trunk Show at Isabel Harvey
Apr
9
Apr 11

Trunk Show at Isabel Harvey

I will be at Isabel Harvey, located at 41 Central Street in Wellesley, MA from all day on April 9th, 10th, and 11th.  Come by and meet me, and see my latest work. 

Wellesley Square ArtWalk
Dec
6
Dec 7

Wellesley Square ArtWalk

The 2nd Annual Wellesley Square ArtWalk will be held on Dec. 6th and 7th, in conjunction with the Holiday Stroll.  I will be showing my work at the new home decor store Florijn.  I am so excited to be teaming up with store that has such a gorgeous aesthetic, and welcoming, helpful and fun staff.

On Dec. 7th, you will have a chance to meet the local artists at a variety of stores in beautiful Wellelsey Square.  The Wellesley Women Artisans organize this event, and we are all moms living in town and living a creative life.  Part of our mission is to build community through the visual arts, and each spring we sponsor a community art project during Wellesley's Wonderful weekend called Art in the Park.  This year we are teaming up with Wellesley High School art students.  Come out and support local arts!

To see what happened last year, check out my blog post- http://carolynmackin.wordpress.com/2013/12/15/%E2%80%A2wellesley-square-artwalk/

Art Show- nest, Dedham, MA
Oct
1
Oct 31

Art Show- nest, Dedham, MA

  • nest

***While my featured artist show her is done, I still have a few small works installed as part of nest's annual small works show through January.

I am thrilled to have over 80 original paintings and photographs at one of my favorite local home decor shops.  nest is open 10am-5pm T-F, and Sat. 10-4.