rACHEL RIVERa & LEa AnDERSoN

Rachel Rivera’s large-scale drawings and Lea Anderson’s innovative instillation converge in their duel exhibition Dark Lush: embracing growth and the ability to flourish in the face of darkness and personal turmoil. Opening Reception: January 11, 2019, 6 – 8pm

JESSICa GRoSS

In her newest exhibition, Ecce Rat, Jessica Gross asks the viewer to reflect on the similarities between humans and rats, intelligent social creatures that live alongside us, to help us understand what we value and revile in one another. Opening Reception: January 11, 2019, 6 – 8pm

iNTrO To oIL PaINTING

Instructor: Natalie Voelker
*NEW SESSION*
Wednesdays, 1/23 – 2/13/2019, from 6 – 9pm
Mondays, 1/28 – 2/18/2019, from 6 – 9pm *CLOSED*
Learn the basics of direct oil painting in a fun encouraging atmosphere with Natalie Voelker. If you’ve been curious about oil painting but don’t know where to start – this class will get you painting! Whether you’ve painted before or are trying it for the first time, this class will give you a taste of how fun and enthralling oil painting can be.

Harwood, the public outreach program of Escuela del Sol Montessori, is a creative center for community.

Participating at a grassroots level, Harwood deploys the arts as a catalyst for personal empowerment, cultural enrichment and social change. We believe that equitable access to the arts and opportunities for creative expression are integral to inspired, passionate individuals and to healthy, vibrant communities.