Arts Alliance of Stratford

Welcome to Arts Alliance of Stratford

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Welcome to Arts Alliance of Stratford

What’s Happening

Opening Reception

Woman standing on a mountain top raising her hands to the sky. A large mountain can be seen in the distance.

With this new collaboration of Black Rock Art Guild and Arts Alliance of Stratford we asked artists to share their personal story or journey that reflects their inspiration and helps all of us form a connection showing the strength of the character of our communities.

The Best of Ourselves

Dates of show: Monday, September 11 – Saturday, October 14, 2023

Opening reception: Friday, September 22, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Sterling House Community Center
2283 Main St.
Stratford, CT 06615

Class: Watercolor Beginner and Intermediate

Image shows a tree next to a mailbox

Watercolor painting by the instructor, Donna Osterby Brien

5 Saturdays: September 30 – October 28

Ages: 16+
Skill level: absolute beginner

Cost for 5 sessions:
Arts Alliance of Stratford members: $140.00
Non-members: $160.00

Sterling House Community Center

Students will learn the principles of this very versatile medium while working on projects based on their own reference photos.

Each week, instructor Donna Brien will cover paint application, color basics, composition, light and shadow and more which will be incorporated into fun projects.

We Make Art Happen™

Arts Alliance of Stratford is a regional organization, welcoming artists, organizations, businesses and lovers of art to join us.

We represent artists: painters, sculptors, photographers, musicians, artisans, writers who support each other in their work and who love to collaborate on community-oriented arts projects.

We represent businesses: We advocate for the arts – profit and non-profit organizations that are actively arts-centered and supporters. The arts drive economic development and reflect a community’s vision for a sense of belonging.

We represent community: We offer educational opportunities, art shows, artist business classes, field trips and so much more.

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