Escape to the tropics on canvas

Join Doug Mock, escape to the tropics, and have a great time painting a bold and beautiful bird of paradise from 6-8 p.m. February 24 at the RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock.

Open to all skill levels, this painting will be completed on stretched canvas using acrylic paints, said Mock, who will lead participants, step-by-step.

Bring beverage(s), snacks and a friend or two and have a great time celebrating art, he said.

The fee is $35 for members and $40 for others. Register at or 436-9309.