Mary Brooking
Maine artist
phone: 207-252-9897  | 

The Sky Is NOT Blue!
Shine, 10x8"
by Mary Brooking
If you want permission to explore your own style of painting, "The Sky in Not Blue" offers you the opportunity to express yourself while you learn or hone techniques of acrylic painting in a relaxed and non-judgmental atmosphere.
The next session of this popular six-week course 
will begin on March 13, 2017.  (March 14 for the Tuesday class.)

$150 tuition includes all basic supplies. Students may also wish to bring their own supplies to supplement. 

Choose a session: Monday OR Tuesday 10am-noon; 
Monday 1:30-3:30pm; or Monday 7-9pm.

Class size is limited for maximum participation, 
so register soon! To register:

FIRST - please email me at 
mary.brooking at to let me know 
which session you're interested in.

SECOND - send your tuition check made to 
Continuum For Creativity, LLC, to:
Continuum For Creativity, LLC
PO Box 1263
Westbrook, ME 04098
simplifying the landscape in acrylics
Painting Classes with Mary Brooking, instructor
Continuum For Creativity, LLC
863 Main Street
Westbrook, Maine
207 252 9897

Mailing address: 
Continuum For Creativity, LLC
PO Box 1263
Westbrook, ME 04098
Pastel Painting
Jacob Aguiar
with Jacob Aguiar, instructor
Full-day sessions on selected Saturdays at 
Continuum For Creativity, LLC:
863 Main Street in Westbrook

March 11th, beginners:  
Have you just started painting in pastels and want to expedite your learning in a friendly, fun environment? Class will cover materials; foundations of successful representational art, including composition, values, color, and drawing; and specific exercises. Learn step by step how he creates a landscape painting in pastel. Students will have ample time to try the techniques themselves at their easels with assistance from Jacob.  

March 25th, late beginners to more advanced:  
For the late beginner or more advanced pastelist, this class will focus on techniques that can be employed for specific effects with pastels. Some areas of focus will include: tree foliage, tree branches, flowers in the landscape, water, and grasses. Jacob will demonstrate techniques, and then the class will have a chance to try them out. The afternoon will provide time for the artists to use some of these techniques in their own paintings with assistance from Jacob at the easel.  

$80. To register, or ask questions, please contact Jacob directly at or 415-444-6937.
The Landscape of Memoir
a writing and painting workshop facilitated by Mary Brooking and Kelsy Hartley
Saturday, March 18

Join Kelsy Hartley and Mary Brooking for this inspiring one-day cross-disciplinary workshop! 

Explore the physical and emotional aspects of landscape as a foundation to story through the allied crafts of painting and writing. Begin a new project or take your work a step further.

$75 includes all supplies. 

To register, email
Summer Tumbles By, 30x30", 
by Mary Brooking