Oxford Free Public Library Event Calendar
|Time:||6:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
|Title:||Meet the Artist: W.J. Yacino|
|Location:||Main Floor of the Library|
|Description:||Join us when local artist of the month, W.J. Yacino visits the library!
Wayne Joseph Yacino is a native of Oxford, MA, who is of Métis (French-Abenaki), Italian, and Polish descent. He began painting at the age of 5 years. As a self-taught artist, and with 56 years of experience, he has had the opportunity to live in Europe for 2 years during his military tour with NATO. He has distributed several of his pieces in Vicenza, Italy. He has also distributed his woodwork and paintings throughout the United States.
The artist has done extensive research into Native American Imagery and has taught the Ancient American Skills the first weekend of October at the Annual Water’s Farm Days event in Sutton, MA, from 1996- Present.