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Wednesday January 15, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday January 16, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Wednesday January 22, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday January 23, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Saturday January 25, 2014

Make It, Market, and Sell It
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This seminar is designed for anyone interested in learning the various avenues for making money with their artwork. The day-long event includes short videos illustrating concepts that have worked very successfully for the instructor and a workbook covering topics such as: creating a product that people want, controlling expenses, creating and maintaining a website, using social media avenues, selling online, and much more! Class size is limited to 25.

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Wednesday January 29, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Wednesday February 05, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday February 06, 2014

Photo Editing on the Go
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Photo editing applications were originally designed for desktop computers. Yet, due to the popularity of tablet computing (iPad, Google Nexus, Microsoft Surface, etc), photo editing is right at our fingertips. For this workshop, participants will learn the fundamentals of photo editing using Adobe Photoshop Touch.* Participants are encouraged to bring phones or tablets. If you do not have one, the Museum will have two iPads available for practical, hands-on experience.

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Thursday February 06, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Saturday February 08, 2014

Oil Paintings Inspired by Nature
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Barbara Davis for a two-day workshop to explore painting what you love most about nature! With a focus on value and color, you will learn to paint still lifes using natural objects, such as flowers, fruits and vegetables, and your favorite landscape or sky- scape. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Class size is limited to 12, so sign up early for this popular instructor!

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Sunday February 09, 2014

Oil Paintings Inspired by Nature
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Barbara Davis for a two-day workshop to explore painting what you love most about nature! With a focus on value and color, you will learn to paint still lifes using natural objects, such as flowers, fruits and vegetables, and your favorite landscape or sky- scape. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Class size is limited to 12, so sign up early for this popular instructor!

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Wednesday February 19, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday February 20, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Thursday February 20, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Thursday February 27, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class

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Thursday February 27, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Wednesday March 05, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday March 06, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class

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Wednesday March 12, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Wednesday March 19, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday March 20, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Tuesday April 01, 2014

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Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Wednesday April 02, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday April 03, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Tuesday April 08, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Tuesday April 15, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Wednesday April 16, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday April 17, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Thursday April 17, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday April 17, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Tuesday April 22, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Wednesday April 23, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday April 24, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Thursday April 24, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday April 24, 2014

Atelier Interactive: Acrylic Painting Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Explore the vibrant paint and paint mediums that Kellie Newsome uses to create her colorful paintings in this informative workshop. Information will cover techniques usually associated with watercolor or oil paint, as well methods of blending, creating texture, transferring photos, layering, and glazing. All supplies will be provided, with the exception of a canvas and brushes. Paint sets will also be available for purchase.

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Thursday April 24, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Tuesday April 29, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Wednesday April 30, 2014

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Students explore a different art technique, element of art, or principle of design, related to art in the Museum in this weekly class. With an emphasis on drawing and painting, a wide variety of art media will be explored during the series of 12 classes, such as oil and chalk pastels, colored pencils, and markers as well as acrylic, tempera and watercolor paint. Three-dimensional projects, using clay and papier-mâché, will also be included in the series. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.

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Thursday May 01, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Thursday May 01, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday May 01, 2014

Portrait Photography Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn techniques of improving the photographs taken with your cell phone camera, including suggestions for composition, lighting, and contrast in this evening workshop. Elliot Knight, Visual Arts Program Manager at the Alabama State Council on the Arts, will share his experience as a photographer and former art instructor at the University of Alabama. Participants are asked to email one of their own photographs (of a person) to the Museum as a part of the workshop.

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Thursday May 01, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Tuesday May 06, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Thursday May 08, 2014

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Studying paintings, prints, and sculptures in the Museum by well-known artists, students will learn to improve their own artwork with more advanced art techniques and principles of design in this weekly class. Lessons include a variety of art materials: sculpting with clay and mixed-media; painting with acrylics and watercolors; drawing with charcoal, oil and chalk pastels; monotype and linoleum block printing. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 10 students.

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Thursday May 08, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday May 08, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Tuesday May 13, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Saturday May 17, 2014

Portrait Painting Workshop
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Learn to draw and paint remarkable portraits from one of the region’s best known artists. Participants will have instruction and exercises in composition, proportions, value and color. They will also paint a portrait, working from a model. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Individual instruction will be provided for all levels of skill. Class is limited to 10 participants, so sign up early!

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Sunday May 18, 2014

Portrait Painting Workshop
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Learn to draw and paint remarkable portraits from one of the region’s best known artists. Participants will have instruction and exercises in composition, proportions, value and color. They will also paint a portrait, working from a model. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Individual instruction will be provided for all levels of skill. Class is limited to 10 participants, so sign up early!

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Tuesday May 20, 2014

Short Course: Art of the Late 19th Century
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Study European art of the late 19th centuries and American art of the same time period as represented in the Museum’s collection.  The course will include impressionism post-impressionism, and other movements.  The collection focus will include American Impressionism.

To register, please contact Max Milligan, 240-4365, edsecy@mmfa.org.

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Thursday May 22, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday May 22, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Thursday May 29, 2014

Stained Glass Creations
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday May 29, 2014

Art Start
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Young artists, along with their parents, explore drawing, painting, working with clay and other art materials in this fun series of classes. Sign up for one class or the entire series!
Instructors: Gloria Simons (painting & mixed media);
Margaret Barber (clay)
Time: 1:30 to 2:15 P.M.
Thursdays: April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 22, 29
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$40 members/$60 non-members for the series of six

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Saturday May 31, 2014

Stone Carving Workshop
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stone Carving Workshop

In this fast-paced, informative workshop, participants will learn to carve soft alabaster while gaining the skills and knowledge to carve in a variety of different types of stone. The workshop will cover the entire stone-carving process including conceptualizing the form of the sculpture, creating a stone sculpture using carving chisels, hammers, rasps and files, and polishing the stone to finish the work of art. This is a great class for beginners to intermediate skill levels with plenty of hands on carving time. A supply list will be available upon registration.

Instructor: Brooks Barrow
Time: Saturdays: May 31 & June 7 – 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Sundays: June 1 & 8 – 1 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $200 members/$245 non-members for the four – day workshop
• Students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university: $150

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Sunday June 01, 2014

Stone Carving Workshop
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Stone Carving Workshop

In this fast-paced, informative workshop, participants will learn to carve soft alabaster while gaining the skills and knowledge to carve in a variety of different types of stone. The workshop will cover the entire stone-carving process including conceptualizing the form of the sculpture, creating a stone sculpture using carving chisels, hammers, rasps and files, and polishing the stone to finish the work of art. This is a great class for beginners to intermediate skill levels with plenty of hands on carving time. A supply list will be available upon registration.

Instructor: Brooks Barrow
Time: Saturdays: May 31 & June 7 – 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Sundays: June 1 & 8 – 1 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $200 members/$245 non-members for the four – day workshop
• Students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university: $150

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Tuesday June 03, 2014

Sizzling Summer Art Studios
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us in the studio to create a different art project each day. Explore a variety of art media, including painting with tempera and watercolors, collage, printing and more!

Instructors: Education Staff
Time: 2:30 to 3:30 P.M.
Tuesday and Thursday: June 3 and 5
Cost: $5 members/$10 non-members for each class
$8 members/$15 non-members for the series of two classes

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Thursday June 05, 2014

Stained Glass Creation
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate the coming of spring by creating a unique floral work of stained glass in this series of classes! Learn to create a glass pattern and to cut, grind, and solder the glass pieces to make a small stained glass window. Beginners are welcome, and those with prior experience will work on more advanced designs. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class is limited to eight students, so sign up early!

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Thursday June 05, 2014

Sizzling Summer Art Studios
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us in the studio to create a different art project each day. Explore a variety of art media, including painting with tempera and watercolors, collage, printing and more!

Instructors: Education Staff
Time: 2:30 to 3:30 P.M.
Tuesday and Thursday: June 3 and 5
Cost: $5 members/$10 non-members for each class
$8 members/$15 non-members for the series of two classes

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Saturday June 07, 2014

Stone Carving Workshop
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stone Carving Workshop

In this fast-paced, informative workshop, participants will learn to carve soft alabaster while gaining the skills and knowledge to carve in a variety of different types of stone. The workshop will cover the entire stone-carving process including conceptualizing the form of the sculpture, creating a stone sculpture using carving chisels, hammers, rasps and files, and polishing the stone to finish the work of art. This is a great class for beginners to intermediate skill levels with plenty of hands on carving time. A supply list will be available upon registration.

Instructor: Brooks Barrow
Time: Saturdays: May 31 & June 7 – 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Sundays: June 1 & 8 – 1 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $200 members/$245 non-members for the four – day workshop
• Students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university: $150

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Sunday June 08, 2014

Stone Carving Workshop
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Stone Carving Workshop

In this fast-paced, informative workshop, participants will learn to carve soft alabaster while gaining the skills and knowledge to carve in a variety of different types of stone. The workshop will cover the entire stone-carving process including conceptualizing the form of the sculpture, creating a stone sculpture using carving chisels, hammers, rasps and files, and polishing the stone to finish the work of art. This is a great class for beginners to intermediate skill levels with plenty of hands on carving time. A supply list will be available upon registration.

Instructor: Brooks Barrow
Time: Saturdays: May 31 & June 7 – 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Sundays: June 1 & 8 – 1 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $200 members/$245 non-members for the four – day workshop
• Students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university: $150

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Monday June 09, 2014

Summer Art Camps
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

These fun-filled camps offer small group lessons in drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking. Each camp offers different themes, art activities, and techniques, so students are encouraged to sign up for more than one week! Famous works of art in the Museum’s permanent collection will inspire projects, and students will explore many different media, such as clay modeling, mixed media sculpture, acrylic painting, watercolors, colored pencils, pastels, pen & ink, printmaking, etc. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in the art making. The camps are designed for working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students and fill up quickly, so enroll today!

Monday through Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.

Themes:
(Basic elements & principles of art)

June 9 – 13 form & space
(Sculpture & abstractions)

July 14 – 18 line & shape
(People & Animals)

July 21 – 25 color & value
(In the Landscape)

Aug. 4 – 8 texture & pattern
(Still Life & More)

Cost: $100 members/$160 non-members for each half-day camp;

$190 members/$250 non-members for full-day camp

Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 at latest) are available for an additional $50. Full day students MUST bring their own lunch.

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Saturday June 21, 2014

Color Mixing for Creating Light in Landscapes
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Chattanooga artist Durinda Cheek will share color mixing techniques in oils or acrylics that make your landscape paintings glow with light and clear color. learn about the palettes of the Impressionists, compared to other landscape artists. Bring photographs of landscapes to paint. If the weather permits, participants will create quick landscape studies on the Museum grounds. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Class size is limited to 12.
Instructor: Durinda Cheek
Time: 9 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday & Sunday: June 21 & 22
Cost: $175 members/$220 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Sunday June 22, 2014

Color Mixing for Creating Light in Landscapes
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Chattanooga artist Durinda Cheek will share color mixing techniques in oils or acrylics that make your landscape paintings glow with light and clear color. learn about the palettes of the Impressionists, compared to other landscape artists. Bring photographs of landscapes to paint. If the weather permits, participants will create quick landscape studies on the Museum grounds. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Class size is limited to 12.
Instructor: Durinda Cheek
Time: 9 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday & Sunday: June 21 & 22
Cost: $175 members/$220 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Monday July 14, 2014

Summer Art Camps
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

These fun-filled camps offer small group lessons in drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking. Each camp offers different themes, art activities, and techniques, so students are encouraged to sign up for more than one week! Famous works of art in the Museum’s permanent collection will inspire projects, and students will explore many different media, such as clay modeling, mixed media sculpture, acrylic painting, watercolors, colored pencils, pastels, pen & ink, printmaking, etc. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in the art making. The camps are designed for working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students and fill up quickly, so enroll today!

Monday through Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.

Themes:
(Basic elements & principles of art)

June 9 – 13 form & space
(Sculpture & abstractions)

July 14 – 18 line & shape
(People & Animals)

July 21 – 25 color & value
(In the Landscape)

Aug. 4 – 8 texture & pattern
(Still Life & More)

Cost: $100 members/$160 non-members for each half-day camp;

$190 members/$250 non-members for full-day camp

Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 at latest) are available for an additional $50. Full day students MUST bring their own lunch.

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Monday July 21, 2014

Summer Art Camps
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

These fun-filled camps offer small group lessons in drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking. Each camp offers different themes, art activities, and techniques, so students are encouraged to sign up for more than one week! Famous works of art in the Museum’s permanent collection will inspire projects, and students will explore many different media, such as clay modeling, mixed media sculpture, acrylic painting, watercolors, colored pencils, pastels, pen & ink, printmaking, etc. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in the art making. The camps are designed for working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students and fill up quickly, so enroll today!

Monday through Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.

Themes:
(Basic elements & principles of art)

June 9 – 13 form & space
(Sculpture & abstractions)

July 14 – 18 line & shape
(People & Animals)

July 21 – 25 color & value
(In the Landscape)

Aug. 4 – 8 texture & pattern
(Still Life & More)

Cost: $100 members/$160 non-members for each half-day camp;

$190 members/$250 non-members for full-day camp

Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 at latest) are available for an additional $50. Full day students MUST bring their own lunch.

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Monday August 04, 2014

Summer Art Camps
8:30 am - 4:40 pm

These fun-filled camps offer small group lessons in drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking. Each camp offers different themes, art activities, and techniques, so students are encouraged to sign up for more than one week! Famous works of art in the Museum’s permanent collection will inspire projects, and students will explore many different media, such as clay modeling, mixed media sculpture, acrylic painting, watercolors, colored pencils, pastels, pen & ink, printmaking, etc. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in the art making. The camps are designed for working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students and fill up quickly, so enroll today!

Monday through Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.

Themes:
(Basic elements & principles of art)

June 9 – 13 form & space
(Sculpture & abstractions)

July 14 – 18 line & shape
(People & Animals)

July 21 – 25 color & value
(In the Landscape)

Aug. 4 – 8 texture & pattern
(Still Life & More)

Cost: $100 members/$160 non-members for each half-day camp;

$190 members/$250 non-members for full-day camp

Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 at latest) are available for an additional $50. Full day students MUST bring their own lunch.

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