Corkscrews and CanvasGet your creative juices flowing! Enjoy fermented juice of the grape with delicious hors d'oeuvres, and express yourself with paint at the second Corkscrews and Canvas Painting Party on Thursday evening, October 4, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm.   Presented by The Performing Arts Studio in the Norman Depot as a fundraising event, no painting experience is needed for this painting party taught by Norman artist Brad Price, assisted by Rick Fry, but experienced painters will enjoy it as well.  All materials are supplied to create your own artistic treasure.  Tuition is $45.  A cash wine bar will be available.

Brad Price is featured in the September-October issue of Norman Magazine (pgs. 76-79).

Brad Price PaintingPrice’s painting appears on the cover of the current Santa Fe Tourism Guide.  His work is in galleries in Santa Fe; Madrid, NM; Cimarron, NM; Amarillo, TX; and Norman, and can be viewed at   He has been an award winning graphic designer, illustrator and painter for over 40 years.  His expressionistic style emphasizes contrast of light and shade and bold complimentary colors.  His brush strokes are directional in nature, setting up a rhythmic movement guiding the viewer through the composition.  Experienced teachers, Price and Fry will guide participants through the creation of their own original work of art during the evening.

For additional inspiration, participants will be surrounded by the expressionistic paintings of Stephen Smith currently on display in the Depot Gallery.  Come participate in this delightful evening!  Enroll by calling The Performing Arts Studio at 405-307-9320 or by visiting the Norman Depot, 200 South Jones Avenue.