The Farms: Sun Singer Acrylic Painting

Experience the joy of painting outside at Sun Singer Acrylic Painting on Saturday, July 13 from 5 to 8 p.m. on the Bowling Lawn. (In case of rain, class will be in the Mansion Library.)

Melanie Brine Cox of Canvas & Corks will lead this all levels class – no painting experience is necessary! Your canvas will be templated with the design and all painting materials will be provided. Feel free to bring snacks. A cash bar will be available.

$55/person. Register here by June 29. All sales are final.

If you will need disability-related accommodations to participate, please email Olivia Bunting at

About the instructor

Melanie Brine Cox is the owner of Canvas & Corks in Monticello and has taught painting classes in the area for nine years. She studied Fine Arts at Parkland College and enjoys working with acrylic paint, charcoal and ink. You can see her work on display at local businesses including Edward Jones and The Brown Bag.

Melanie resides in Bement with husband Kyle Cox and four children.

About The Farms

The Farms: An Allerton Folk School, offers classes, workshops, and gatherings focusing on art, wellness, outdoor education, storytelling, and scienceAll experiences value hands-on, experiential teaching and learning, and are facilitated by and for the members of the community.

See the complete summer session here.


Jul 13 2024


5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jul 13 2024
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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