Sponsored by Dan’s Papers
Michael Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two created and wrote the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon that went on to win a Gemini Award for Best Animated Series. Two more of the team’s books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family. In addition, Mickey has worked for most major magazines including Sports Illustrated, Time, Town & Country, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone, to name but a few. Dan’s Papers has proudly used over 100 paintings of Michael’s covers over the past 30 years along with thousands of cartoons and comics.
Join illustrator, children’s book author and PAINT YOUR WORLD artist Mickey Paraskevas as he reads from some of his most popular children’s books followed by a live sketching demonstration.
Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two went on to create and write the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon. Two of their other books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family.
THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.
Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature’s conflicts, the Chester’s unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and our wildest imagination. Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and an urgent message to heed Mother Nature’s call, THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM provides us all a vital blueprint for better living and a healthier planet.
Presented with Slow Food East End and East End Food Institute. Public funding for film provided by Suffolk County.
This practice is the Yoga of awareness, the yoga of the transformation through experience. Gathering Asanas, Meditation and Mantras on specific Kryias that will make us be in touch with out highest selves. This is a fun and very unique practice that will make us feel relaxed and incredibly fulfilled. All levels. Bring your own mats and where white, as is customary in Kundalini practice.
Wellness @SAC has been made possible thanks to the generosity of the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation.
Kids ages 6-15 will be instructed by Peter Spacek in a special Paint Your World-themed workshop that will show you how to take an amusing idea and put it on paper—beginning with a rough pencil sketch to finishing an inked professional-looking work of humorous art. Attendees will be taken through a series of exercises on paper to create their own cartoon characters.
Just in time for Halloween we bring you one final outdoor silent dance party for 2019! Join us, with or without a costume, for this outrageously fun (and quiet) outdoor rave with headphones featuring two DJ’s and multiple music genres! Prizes will be awarded to best individual and group costumes!
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Silent Disco @ SAC has been generously sponsored by Simone and David Levinson.
Join us as we continue our new piano bar series with all of your favorite Broadway tunes and a new accompanist/host-in-residence, Jim Merillat. Come sing along with the seasoned NYC piano bar veteran and don’t hesitate to make requests…he plays them all!
The first Friday of the month SAC will once again transform into an East End version of your favorite NYC piano bar – Marie’s Crisis, Don’t Tell Mama’s, The Duplex, Brandy’s. Whether you are a singer or just a lover of musicals, you won’t want to miss these enjoyable evenings of song and socializing! Admission includes wine and other refreshments.
Whether you are a chess expert or new to the game, join everyone’s favorite coach and competitor Ulysses Tapley to play and learn “the art of chess” the first Sunday of the month in 2019! Reservations are not required – just come and play!
All ages & skill levels encouraged. Chess boards & pieces provided.
Join us on the final day of Paint Your World with one last gallery tour with artist/illustrator/author Michael Paraskevas. The tour will be followed by a celebratory champagne toast.
Paint Your World has been generously sponsored by Dan’s Papers.
Two simultaneous exhibitions focusing on the world of printmaking will feature giants in modern and contemporary art, along with talented artists from all over the world. Both exhibitions, the brainchildren of Sag Harbor artist and master printmaker Dan Welden, combine to create a milestone event that brings printmaking to the forefront of art.
Presented with Inspiration Plus and Dan Welden.