Harvest Moon
Painting, Products, Classes and News from Johanne Cassia
October 2010
In this Dab of Paint...
Holiday B&B Special
Original Paintings
Painting Schedule
Custom Programs
Autumn Barn
Whipple House
The Whipple House
Did you know that the Whipple House was moved? Read why
Dear Reader,

You are invited to
"Open House Party in the Barn"
on  Saturday, October 16

Party is 4:30 - 7:30 PM
Come to visit our new "Gallery"

View the beautiful work created by
"Adventurous Artists" who have been
painting with Johanne in her "Studio in the Barn"

Pumpkin Carving Contest Open to All
Carve an original pumpkin and bring it
with candle inside ready to light up.

Prizes will be awarded.

Sip hot apple cider and enjoy the display!    
Lots of Great Refreshments served at 4:30 pm.
Bring friends and family to this fun party.

Hurricane or Snow Date,  Sunday, October 17

Olde Ipswich Shop & Gallery, 83 County Road,Ipswich, MA
For more information call: 978-356-8838/ 978-356-9600.
Holiday Rogers & Brown House B&B Special

We have openings for both Thanksgiving and Christmas in B&B.
Third night stay will be 50% off over both Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
Check out our website: www.rogersandbrownhouse.com
Reservation: 978-356-9600.

Give a friend or loved one a special gift. We have Gift Certificates.
Original Paintings will be offered at Open House

Many have asked for smaller, original pieces. Johanne has painted a small collection of pieces that will be available for the first time in the studio at our "Open House Party". We expect new tote bags to be available too. We have large collection of boxed and single greeting and note cards of Johanne's paintings.
The original painting,"Harvest Moon", shown in the header, will also be available.
"Directed Open Studio" Painting Schedule

We paint every Saturday from 11am to 1pm. We usually don't paint on Holiday weekends. Painting sessions are $25. per hour with 2 hour minimum. Most artists are trying their hand at Folk Art for the first time. We do have "Adventurous artists who are working with other mediums doing personal projects.
Many have asked about painting a floor cloth or canvas table runner. This class will be on the newsletter schedule in January.
We are offering "Directed Open Studio" on Thursday morning, Friday evening and Saturday midday. We can design a schedule that works for you. Contact Johanne by email: jcassia@comcast.net or phone 978-356-8838.
Custom  Programs
Folk Art for Children, Parents, Seniors and You

Johanne sees painting as an incredible avenue for individual growth and self expression. She welcomes opportunities to work with parent groups, special youth groups, seniors and private organizations developing custom programs that will educate as well as entertain your members. Johanne was recently asked to teach a folk art class to first graders as part of their Art Education. She welcomes  the opportunity to teach children and groups both privately and in public settings. She will also schedule private classes for individuals or young people.

Johanne has an M.ED. and many years experience in education, training and consulting. Johanne is professional speaker, educator and facilitator.

Contact Johanne by email: jcassia@comcast.net or by phone: 978-356-8838 to discuss possibilities.