hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

September 26, 2013

A master in our midst


The Haverhill Gazette

---- — Local master artist Mark Hayden shared his talents with artists of all levels during an oil portrait study demonstration.

He did the exhibition for the Greater Haverhill Arts Association at the Buttonwoods Museum, 240 Water St.

Hayden, a Copley Master artist, has received the prestigious Schroeder Award for Excellence in Portraiture. Through the Copley Society, he has exhibited his works frequently, including at master shows at the Harvard Club of Boston and St. Botolph’s Club. He was featured in an article in American Artist Magazine in July 1994.

A native and lifelong resident of Bradford, Hayden conducts classes at the Essex Art Center in Lawrence, as well as at his home studio in Bradford.