Acrylic Landscapes with Jennifer Burkin

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Join us for a special workshop for adults with local artist, Jennifer Burkin. Create a gorgeous acrylic landscape on canvas. Beginners welcome. Please sign up using the form below or give us a call at the Reference Desk. We expect this event to fill quickly.

We also have a class available for teens in grades 6-12. Please register a teen for Get Your Paint On with Jennifer here. 


Jennifer Burkin is both an artist and art educator. Jennifer has a Master’s degree in elementary art education from Tufts University in affiliation with the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Additionally she has a Graduate Certificate from Harvard University in Museum Studies. She grew up in Brookline, MA and now lives on Martha’s Vineyard where she continues to make art, sell her artwork, and teach art.

Jennifer paints with acrylics and adds in handmade papers, found objects, etc, turning many paintings into mixed media pieces. Her subjects are largely domestic, many pieces are in fact of her own dog. Other images of domesticity are kitchen utensils and children’s and women’s clothing. She frequently paints and collages images of birds as well.


More Information:

Date: Wednesday, April 19

Time: 5:00-7:00pm

Room: Bay Meeting Room

Program Registration Form

  • If your plans change, please let us know in case there is a wait list for the program. Feel free to contact us for further information. The Reference Department can be reached at info@falmouthpubliclibrary.org or 508-457-2555 x 7.
  • We will only call you if the program(s) you signed up for are canceled.
  • If you choose to provide an email address, we will send you an email confirmation.
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One comment on “Acrylic Landscapes with Jennifer Burkin


  1. Andrea Galvin says:

    Great idea!

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