Saturday, August 10, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 2540 Barrett Avenue, Richmond, CA 94804 Free and open to the public
Join us to celebrate 5 years of Contra Costa Veterans creating self-portraits. Hear Veterans tell their stories and talk about their work. Featuring Guitars for Vets performing!
AC5 is excited to be working with Veterans in Contra Costa County and offering a series of FREE self-portrait painting classes as a way of saying "Thank you for your service."
Look for the 2020 schedule around February 2020
WHO: Any interested Veteran in Contra Costa County. No painting experience necessary. This is a chance for self-expression. Nothing is being sold. There is no registration fee nor material fee for Veterans who live in Contra Costa.
WHAT: An in-depth acrylic painting class. You will be asked to explore your experience as a veteran and tell your story of transitioning from military life through a self-portrait or other subject as an avenue of self-expression.
WHEN: Workshops will be offered March, April & May 2020.
Registration will open in February 2020. Please check back.
FUNDING: The California Arts Council’s Veterans in the Arts program and Contra Costa County offer this program as a free service to veterans living or working in Contra Costa County. Additional support comes from Friends of AC5 [501(c)3] and Returning Veterans of Diablo Valley.