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Art on the Island: Margaret’s Garden

May 2, 2021

“Art on the Island” is a series of outdoor themed painting parties offered by The Parkersburg Art Center. The outdoor themed painting party on Sunday, May 2, 2021, is Art on the Island: Margaret’s Garden. Painting parties at Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park are posted to the Parkersburg Art Center website.

“Biking through Margaret’s Garden” is the theme for this class, just in time for Mother’s Day. Participants will create a pretty bicycle and flowers painting. You can pick your own colors. Enjoy a day painting and then you can even take a bike ride around the island. Cost is $40 (includes materials, instruction and a boat ticket). The outdoor instruction and class starts at 1:00 p.m. The activity is fee-based with advanced registration, information, and payment available at parkersburgartcenter.org or calling 304-485-3859. The fee includes the sternwheeler trip to the historic island.

The Art Center is supported with financial assistance from the WV Division of Culture and History and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the WV Commission on the Arts. The Art Center is also supported by memberships and many generous contributors. The Art Center is a nonprofit, non-government organization. Art on the Island is a cooperative program with Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park.


May 2, 2021


Blennerhassett State Park
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