May
29
Jul 28

Summer Art Studios for Youth

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AMAZING ANIMAL ART (DATE, TIME & AGE CHANGE)
Acrylic painting using animals as inspiration.

Age: NOW FOR AGES8up
Instructor: Emily Chipman
Date: May 30-June 2 (tues - fri)
Time: 1:00-3:30pm
Fee:  $70

DRAW WHAT YOU SEE
Drawing techniques based on Betty Edwards' book, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.

Age: 9-12
Instructor: John McLaren
Date: June 5-9
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Fee:  $70

MIXING IT UP WITH PABLO PICASSO--ANOTHER SESSION!
Collage and painting inspired by the Spanish artist, Picasso.

Age: 6up
Instructor: Heather Duffy
Date: June 12-16
Time: 10:00 - Noon OPEN / 1:00-3:00 FULL
Fee:  $70

WATERCOLOR--FULL
Inspired by the outside world with traditional & fun watercolor techniques.  Students will be outside.

Age: 7-11
Instructor: Sherry Darnell
Date: June 19-23
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Fee:  $70

BOXES, BRACELETS AND BAUBLES--FULL
All tied together with lots of beads and embellishments! Create jeweled boxes, beautiful bracelets and baubles.

Age: 10up
Instructor: Rosemary Kandt
Date: June 26-29 (Mon - Thurs)
Time: 1:00-3:30
Fee: $70

WOOD TURNING--ALL SESSIONS FULL
Learning the basics of wood turning using the wood lathe to cut beads and coves. Students will make individualized mallets and other small turned pieces. Multi-age groups.  Maximum 4 per group.

Age: 10-18
Instructor: Wyatt Severs
Date: June 27-29 (Tues-Thurs)
Times: 11:00-12:30 FULL / 1:00-2:30 FULL / 3:00-4:30 FULL
Fee: $50

BOOK ARTS
Participants will learn basic bookbinding skills while working with "upcycle" books to create a unique art journal. This is an opportunity to be precise with hand skills and respond intuitively in the creative process. Maximum 6 students.

Age: 12up
Instructor: Justine Riley
Date: July 5-7 (Wed - Fri)
Time: 1:00-4:00
Fee: $60

WEAVING
Working on table looms, students will design their own projects.  Maximum 3 students.

Age: 10up
Instructor: Eileen Wirsig
Date: July 10-14
Time: 1:00-3:00
Fee:  $70

CLAY STUDIO-- 1-3:00 OPEN
Working with basic clay hand building techniques, pinch coil and slab, students will construct both sculptural and functional works in clay. There will be drying, firing and glazing as students experience the clay process. Josh also gives the students an opportunity to try their hand on the potter’s wheel.  Pieces will be ready by the end of the week.

Age: 6-10 & 11up
Instructor: Josh Riley
Date: July 17-21
Time: 10:00-12:00 for ages 6-10 FULL, 1:00-3:00 NOW FOR AGES 7up
Fee:  $90

EMBROIDERY & APPLIQUE
Exploring the needle arts of embroidery & applique.

Age: 8up
Instructor: Shannon Boyd
Date: July 24-28
Time: 1:00-3:00
Fee:  $70

Jun
23
Jul 28

Messy Friday

Who:  Ages 3-5 with adult FULL!
Instructor: Ann Flowers Gosser
Date/Time:  6 Fridays: June 23 - July 28 / 9-10am
Fee: $40
 

Age appropriate hands-on creativity.  Youth working with adult partners.  Prepare to get messy!!

 

 

Aug
29
Nov 8

Fall Clay Workshops

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Who:  Adults & Older Teens
When:  4 sessions:
         Tuesdays Aug 29 - Sep 26
         Wednesdays Aug 30 - Sep 27
         Tuesdays Oct 10 - Nov 7
         Wednesdays Oct 11 - Nov 8

Time:  6:00 - 8:00pm
Instructor:  Reid Parrish
Cost:  $90

Come try your hand at wheel throwing! Beginner or intermediate.  Basic clay techniques.  From mud to a finished work!

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Sep
8
Sep 29

Whirl!

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Who:  Preschoolers, ages 3-5
When:  4 Fridays, Sep 8-29
Time: 9-10:15am
Where:  Playhouse in the Park
Fee:  $20

Whirl is a collaborative program with the Murray Art Guild, Jackson Purchase Dance Company & Playhouse in the Park.  Preschool aged children will rotate between stations featuring a story or book, music & movement & art.

SPACE IS LIMITED.  REGISTER ONLINE HERE. 

Sep
18
Sep 20

Beginning Weaving

Who:  Adults
When: Mon-Wed, Sep 18, 19, 20
Time: 9am-3pm (bring a lunch)
Instructors: Eileen Wirsig
Fee:  $125 (includes materials, but larger projects may require additional material fee)

  • Learn the basics of weaving
  • Using 4 harness floor looms
  • Design a project, warp the loom & weave!
  • Limited to 4 participants
  • No experience necessary!!
  • All supplies provided

REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

 

Sep
23
10:00 am10:00

Art Drum Workshop

Who:  Older teens & adults
When: Saturday, Sep 23
Time: 10-2pm (bring a lunch)
Instructors: Jennifer Taylor, Liliana Ferrer & Debi Danielson
Fee:  $135 (includes the cost of the drum)

The Remo drums are lightweight and perfect for all levels.  No experience or talent required!  Jennifer and Liliana will lead a drum class (with additional percussion instruments available) then participants will paint their drums.  Painting decorative patterns inspired by nature, a mandala, or a graphic illustration telling a story.  We'll bring it all together....art and music!  Bring a sack lunch;  we will have a working lunch break.  Open for older teens an adults.

The last workshop filled up quickly, so call the MAG today to register or register online HERE.

Nov
4
8:30 am08:30

Bookbinding: Cord Bound

Beautiful handbound books perfect for sketching, journaling or gifting. Justine is a patient and precise instructor, workshop results are wonderful. This studio will focus on cord bound books using decorative papers and bookboard for covers. All materials and supplies provided. Pre-registration required.

Who: Adults and older teens
Instructor: Justine Riley
Date & Time: TBD/8:30am-12:30pm
Fee: $70
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Jul
20
6:00 pm18:00

crAFTER HOURS: Monoprint on Fabric

We believe art and craft are for everyone and can change everything. We invite you to reconnect with your creative side while making art and crafting alongside others. It's a supportive and fun atmosphere, a place to enjoy your creative process and be inspired. Materials are provided, techniques are introduced...and the making begins!
Fee: $25
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7.20 / Monoprint on Fabric / Ann Flowers Gosser
8.17 / Wrap Bracelets / Rosemary
9.7 / Clay Bowls - Empty Bowls / Wayne Bates SPECIAL DATE
10.19 / Pamphlet Books II / Justine Riley
11.16 / Tiny Shiny Houses / Rosemary
12.21 / Boxes / Sue Gregan / we'll start at 5:30 this month

Jul
15
10:30 am10:30

Zen Doodles

Who:  Adults & Youth
When: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Instructor:  Barbara Fielder
Fee; $15

Based on the Zentangle technique, explore the art of drawing designs using structured patterns creating unique pen drawings.  Great family activity!

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Jun
24
10:00 am10:00

Pamphlet Books - Youth (10+) - Adult

Pamphlet Books

This is a multi-age studio with youth 10up and adults encouraged to attend. Each participant will create their own hand bound pamphlet style book, using fine and decorative papers. The books are great for field notes, journaling and sketching. All materials and supplies provided. Pre-registration required.

Who: Ages 10 - adult
Instructor: Justine Riley
Date & Time: TBD/10am-12:00pm
Fee: $25
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