Cedarburg Cultural Center
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Nancy Montgomery, November Artist-in-Residence at Cedarburg Cultural Center

A career in Interior Design inspires the paintings and teachings of this artist.

By - Oct 28th, 2019 11:02 am
Nancy Montgomery. Photo courtesy of the Cedarburg Cultural Center.

Nancy Montgomery. Photo courtesy of the Cedarburg Cultural Center.

Cedarburg, WI, October 28, 2019: The Cedarburg Cultural Center welcomes the return of Nancy Montgomery, as November Artist-in-Residence. Nancy Montgomery graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Stephens College as she pursued a career in Interior Design. She loves plein air painting and paints in the field, later adding finishing touches in her studio. Currently, she experiments with painting interior compositions, drawing upon her illustration and rendering techniques honed as an interior designer. She admits that her first exposure to watercolor in college brought her little success or love for the medium. “My passion for watercolor first bloomed one summer when, quite brazenly, I picked up a $17 dime-store watercolor kit and decided I was going to paint en plein air!” The rest is history, as they say!

Stop in at the CCC to learn more of Nancy’s story and the inspiration behind her art on
November 6, 9, 15, 20: 10 am-5 pm.

Nancy will be teaching a beginning watercolor workshop on Wednesday, November 13: 1-3:30 pm, “Watercolor, Back to Basics” at the CCC. Ideal for beginner or intermediate watercolorists, students will acquire or build upon techniques of this accessible medium. Begin with a step-by-step process, taking art compositions from a line drawing to a value drawing to a wonderful transparent watercolor painting! Demonstrations and applications on basic watercolor painting materials and techniques will be the heart of the workshop. Supplies are included in class fee but feel free to bring your favorite materials. $40 CCC Members / $48 Non-Members.
Montgomery will teach two additional watercolor workshops this Fall, “Beyond Beginner Watercolors” will be held Wednesday, November 20: 1-3:30 pm and “Interiorscape in Watercolor” on Wednesday, December 4: 1-4 pm.

Register or inquire about her workshops at CedarburgCulturalCenter.org or by calling 262.375.3676.

For questions or more information, please contact the Cedarburg Cultural Center at 262-375-3676 or visit www.CedarburgCulturalCenter.org.
Contact: Kerry Tharp / Kerry@ArtMusicHistory.org, 262.375.3676

Where Art, Music and History Thrive
Located in the heart of historic downtown Cedarburg, the CCC has been the cultural hub of the community for 32 years. The #CCC is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) Center for Art, Music and History in Ozaukee County. All classrooms, galleries, and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. The Cedarburg Cultural Center is free and open to the public Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information, please visit:
W62 N546 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg WI 53012
Phone: 262-375-3676

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