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Join Maggie Capettini at Wheaton Public Library for Free Painting Demo 10/17/22

Downers Grove, IL Maggie Capettini is a well-established plein air painter and will be demonstrating a variety of mediums at this Wheaton Public Library event, Monday evening, October 17, 2022. Registrations required for both in-person and Zoom participation. See more of Maggie's art below...

On Monday, October 17th 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Wheaton Public Library, Maggie Capettini will give a free painting demonstration titled "Efficient & Expressive Oils" with both in-person and virtual attendance options. Watch as Capettini demonstrates her techniques to work efficiently and with focus whether painting outdoors or in. She combines oil washes, paint applied thickly with knives, as well as pigment sticks to capture dynamic and impressionistic scenes. Provided in partnership with the DuPage Art League. This is a hybrid event, with an in-person presenter and both in-person and virtual participants.

To register for the in-person program, held at Wheaton Public Library:

To register for the online program, held concurrently on Zoom:

Maggie Capettini is a Downers Grove artist who paints with oils, both en plein air and in the studio. She has a BA in Studio Art and a Masters’ in Teaching. Her paintings have won a variety of awards and are held in permanent collections of several local museums as well as private collections internationally. See her work at

Maggie's painting process stages of "Sun at Schweikher House" 18"x24" oil

"Flowering Pears" on the easel in the field at The Morton Arboretum, also 18"x24" oil

TANGLE OF IRIS by Maggie Capettini whose favorite subjects are often flowers from her very own backyard garden.

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