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Tuesday April 12, 2016

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$32 members/$48 non-members for five classes

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Thursday April 14, 2016

Painting the Landscape
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Barbara Davis in a series of classes focusing on painting the landscape in oils. Beginners are welcome in addition to more experienced artists as you study value, composition, color, and color mixing. Using your photographs or those provided by the instructor, you will learn more about painting the land, sky and water. Register early for this popular artist/teacher! A supply list will be provided upon registration.

Instructor: Barbara Davis
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: April 14, 28; May 5, 12, 26
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the series of five classes

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Saturday April 16, 2016

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

Well-known portrait artist Steven Davis will help you capture the likeness of your pet in this workshop featuring detailed instructions, demonstrations, and individual critiques. A supply list will be distributed after registration. Beginners are welcome!

Instructor: Steven Davis
Dates and Time: Saturday, April 16: 10 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.;
Sunday, April 17: 12 noon to 4 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Sunday April 17, 2016

Pet Portrait Workshop
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Well-known portrait artist Steven Davis will help you capture the likeness of your pet in this workshop featuring detailed instructions, demonstrations, and individual critiques. A supply list will be distributed after registration. Beginners are welcome!

Instructor: Steven Davis
Dates and Time: Saturday, April 16: 10 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.;
Sunday, April 17: 12 noon to 4 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Wednesday April 20, 2016

Play with Clay (ages 3 to 5 with an adult partner)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Working with clay offers an exciting tactile experience for young children. Parents can join in the fun in this beginning ceramics class. Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

 

Instructor: Donna Pickens and Education staff
Time: 2 to 3 P.M.
Wednesday: April 20; May 4, 11, 25
Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series of four classes

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Tuesday April 26, 2016

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$32 members/$48 non-members for five classes

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Thursday April 28, 2016

Painting the Landscape
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Barbara Davis in a series of classes focusing on painting the landscape in oils. Beginners are welcome in addition to more experienced artists as you study value, composition, color, and color mixing. Using your photographs or those provided by the instructor, you will learn more about painting the land, sky and water. Register early for this popular artist/teacher! A supply list will be provided upon registration.

Instructor: Barbara Davis
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: April 14, 28; May 5, 12, 26
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the series of five classes

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Wednesday May 04, 2016

Play with Clay (ages 3 to 5 with an adult partner)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Working with clay offers an exciting tactile experience for young children. Parents can join in the fun in this beginning ceramics class. Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

 

Instructor: Donna Pickens and Education staff
Time: 2 to 3 P.M.
Wednesday: April 20; May 4, 11, 25
Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series of four classes

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Thursday May 05, 2016

Painting the Landscape
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Barbara Davis in a series of classes focusing on painting the landscape in oils. Beginners are welcome in addition to more experienced artists as you study value, composition, color, and color mixing. Using your photographs or those provided by the instructor, you will learn more about painting the land, sky and water. Register early for this popular artist/teacher! A supply list will be provided upon registration.

Instructor: Barbara Davis
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: April 14, 28; May 5, 12, 26
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the series of five classes

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Tuesday May 10, 2016

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$32 members/$48 non-members for five classes

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Wednesday May 11, 2016

Play with Clay (ages 3 to 5 with an adult partner)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Working with clay offers an exciting tactile experience for young children. Parents can join in the fun in this beginning ceramics class. Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

 

Instructor: Donna Pickens and Education staff
Time: 2 to 3 P.M.
Wednesday: April 20; May 4, 11, 25
Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series of four classes

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Thursday May 12, 2016

Painting the Landscape
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Barbara Davis in a series of classes focusing on painting the landscape in oils. Beginners are welcome in addition to more experienced artists as you study value, composition, color, and color mixing. Using your photographs or those provided by the instructor, you will learn more about painting the land, sky and water. Register early for this popular artist/teacher! A supply list will be provided upon registration.

Instructor: Barbara Davis
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: April 14, 28; May 5, 12, 26
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the series of five classes

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Saturday May 14, 2016

Sunlight & Shadow: Capturing the Essences of Architectural Elements
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Learn to draw architectural detail focusing on the values in the shadows cast by sunlight. On Saturday participants will work with pencil drawings, inspired by photographs provided by this nationally recognized instructor, and with pen and ink on Sunday. Students and artists of all levels of experience will increase their skills of seeing the range of values from black to white in an image, and then re-creating them in a work of art.

Instructor: Melissa Tubbs
Dates and Time: Saturday, May 14: 10 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Sunday, May 15: 12 noon to 4 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Sunday May 15, 2016

Sunlight & Shadow: Capturing the Essences of Architectural Elements
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn to draw architectural detail focusing on the values in the shadows cast by sunlight. On Saturday participants will work with pencil drawings, inspired by photographs provided by this nationally recognized instructor, and with pen and ink on Sunday. Students and artists of all levels of experience will increase their skills of seeing the range of values from black to white in an image, and then re-creating them in a work of art.

Instructor: Melissa Tubbs
Dates and Time: Saturday, May 14: 10 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Sunday, May 15: 12 noon to 4 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Tuesday May 24, 2016

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$32 members/$48 non-members for five classes

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Wednesday May 25, 2016

Play with Clay (ages 3 to 5 with an adult partner)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Working with clay offers an exciting tactile experience for young children. Parents can join in the fun in this beginning ceramics class. Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

 

Instructor: Donna Pickens and Education staff
Time: 2 to 3 P.M.
Wednesday: April 20; May 4, 11, 25
Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series of four classes

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Thursday May 26, 2016

Painting the Landscape
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Barbara Davis in a series of classes focusing on painting the landscape in oils. Beginners are welcome in addition to more experienced artists as you study value, composition, color, and color mixing. Using your photographs or those provided by the instructor, you will learn more about painting the land, sky and water. Register early for this popular artist/teacher! A supply list will be provided upon registration.

Instructor: Barbara Davis
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: April 14, 28; May 5, 12, 26
Cost: $125 members/$170 non-members for the series of five classes

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Tuesday June 07, 2016

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.

Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$32 members/$48 non-members for five classes

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Thursday August 04, 2016

Summer Painting with Sandra
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Sandra Hicks Larson will teach these fun and informative series of classes, designed for students of all levels, including those who have no prior painting experience. Participants will work from photographs and will view landscapes in the Museum for inspiration. Since these classes are offered during the summer, participants may sign up for individual classes or the entire series. Class size is limited to 10. Some supplies provided.
Instructor: Sandra Hicks Larson
Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: August 4, 11; September 1, 15, 22
Cost: $30 members per class/$40 non-members per class;
$140 members/$190 non-members for the series of five classes

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Thursday August 11, 2016

Summer Painting with Sandra
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Sandra Hicks Larson will teach these fun and informative series of classes, designed for students of all levels, including those who have no prior painting experience. Participants will work from photographs and will view landscapes in the Museum for inspiration. Since these classes are offered during the summer, participants may sign up for individual classes or the entire series. Class size is limited to 10. Some supplies provided.
Instructor: Sandra Hicks Larson
Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: August 4, 11; September 1, 15, 22
Cost: $30 members per class/$40 non-members per class;
$140 members/$190 non-members for the series of five classes

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Thursday September 01, 2016

Summer Painting with Sandra
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Sandra Hicks Larson will teach these fun and informative series of classes, designed for students of all levels, including those who have no prior painting experience. Participants will work from photographs and will view landscapes in the Museum for inspiration. Since these classes are offered during the summer, participants may sign up for individual classes or the entire series. Class size is limited to 10. Some supplies provided.
Instructor: Sandra Hicks Larson
Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: August 4, 11; September 1, 15, 22
Cost: $30 members per class/$40 non-members per class;
$140 members/$190 non-members for the series of five classes

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Saturday September 10, 2016

Painting Large Abstracts
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Well-known artist Kellie Newsome will help artists of all skill levels create bright, colorful abstract paintings. This entertaining and informative workshop includes sketching tips and instructions on loose application of paint, unique color schemes, color blending, and building a balanced composition. Most supplies, including Atelier Interactive acrylic paints, are provided. Class size is limited to 11 participants, so sign up early!
Instructor: Kellie Newsome
Time: 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Saturday: September 10
Cost: $120 Museum/$165 non-members

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Thursday September 15, 2016

Summer Painting with Sandra
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Sandra Hicks Larson will teach these fun and informative series of classes, designed for students of all levels, including those who have no prior painting experience. Participants will work from photographs and will view landscapes in the Museum for inspiration. Since these classes are offered during the summer, participants may sign up for individual classes or the entire series. Class size is limited to 10. Some supplies provided.
Instructor: Sandra Hicks Larson
Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: August 4, 11; September 1, 15, 22
Cost: $30 members per class/$40 non-members per class;
$140 members/$190 non-members for the series of five classes

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Thursday September 22, 2016

Summer Painting with Sandra
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Back by popular demand, Sandra Hicks Larson will teach these fun and informative series of classes, designed for students of all levels, including those who have no prior painting experience. Participants will work from photographs and will view landscapes in the Museum for inspiration. Since these classes are offered during the summer, participants may sign up for individual classes or the entire series. Class size is limited to 10. Some supplies provided.
Instructor: Sandra Hicks Larson
Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M.
Thursdays: August 4, 11; September 1, 15, 22
Cost: $30 members per class/$40 non-members per class;
$140 members/$190 non-members for the series of five classes

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Saturday September 24, 2016

CHARCOAL: Expressive Mark Making, A Painters Approach to Drawing
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore charcoal as the perfect drawing medium for expressive mark making in this two-day workshop. Gary Chapman, regionally recognized artist and popular UAB professor, will help participants develop a personal approach to loose, aggressive mark making with a combination of additive and subtractive techniques using charcoal and erasers. While charcoal will be the primary medium, students will be encouraged to combine other media such as conte crayon, spray paint, ink and gesso. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
Instructor: Gary Chapman
Time & Dates: Saturday, September 24: 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.;
Sunday, September 25: 1:30 to 4:30 P.M.
Cost: $115 members/$160 non-members
$75 students for the two-day workshop

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Sunday September 25, 2016

CHARCOAL: Expressive Mark Making, A Painters Approach to Drawing
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore charcoal as the perfect drawing medium for expressive mark making in this two-day workshop. Gary Chapman, regionally recognized artist and popular UAB professor, will help participants develop a personal approach to loose, aggressive mark making with a combination of additive and subtractive techniques using charcoal and erasers. While charcoal will be the primary medium, students will be encouraged to combine other media such as conte crayon, spray paint, ink and gesso. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
Instructor: Gary Chapman
Time & Dates: Saturday, September 24: 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.;
Sunday, September 25: 1:30 to 4:30 P.M.
Cost: $115 members/$160 non-members
$75 students for the two-day workshop

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Saturday October 08, 2016

Creating a Minimalist Landscape with Palette Knife
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

All skill levels will enjoy using oil paints on frame-able archival canvas paper to create alluring landscapes with artist Alisa Koch. Participants will learn to see and understand the landscape in terms of shape and color, mixing colors from a limited palette, and manipulating paint with a palette knife to blend and shape the landscape form. Oil paints, paper, mineral spirits, easels, and reference photographs will be provided by the instructor and the Museum. Class size is limited to 8 participants to allow for individual instruction, so sign up early!

See portfolio of recent works at www.oilandturp.com.

Instructor: Alisa Koch
Time: 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Dates: Saturday, October 8 & Sunday, October 9, 2016
Cost: $225 members/$270 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Sunday October 09, 2016

Creating a Minimalist Landscape with Palette Knife
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

All skill levels will enjoy using oil paints on frame-able archival canvas paper to create alluring landscapes with artist Alisa Koch. Participants will learn to see and understand the landscape in terms of shape and color, mixing colors from a limited palette, and manipulating paint with a palette knife to blend and shape the landscape form. Oil paints, paper, mineral spirits, easels, and reference photographs will be provided by the instructor and the Museum. Class size is limited to 8 participants to allow for individual instruction, so sign up early!

See portfolio of recent works at www.oilandturp.com.

Instructor: Alisa Koch
Time: 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Dates: Saturday, October 8 & Sunday, October 9, 2016
Cost: $225 members/$270 non-members for the two-day workshop

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Sunday October 16, 2016

Mixed Media Workshop
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Be inspired by the exhibition Federico Uribe: Transformart and the Colombian-born, Miami-based artist’s use of recycled, everyday objects in his playful installations. Learn to incorporate drawings, prints, photographs, and other media in your paintings, using archival adhesives. Many supplies will be provided for this unique workshop.

Instructor: Madison Faile
Dates & Times: Sunday, October 16 – 12:30 to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday, October 22 – 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Cost: $115 members/$160 non-members/$75 students for the two-day workshop

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Thursday February 02, 2017

Gallery Talk and Demonstration with Chris Greenman
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Expert potter and Associate Professor of Art at Alabama State University Dr. Chris Greenman will present a gallery talk in the exhibition Nature, Tradition, Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection.  After the enriching discussion, participants will be invited to the Orientation Circle where beverages will be available for purchase.  The evening will finish will a delightful demonstration by Dr. Greenman, who will create a beautiful clay piece in Japanese tradition.

To learn about continuing in a workshop with Dr. Greenman, click here.

 

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Sunday February 26, 2017

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

View the unique collaborative exhibition Sewn Together: Two Centuries of Alabama Quilts that displays traditional handmade quilts from the collection of both the MMFA and the Alabama Department of Archives and History.  Enjoy replicating quilting styles and themes using textiles and colorful papers to make your own pattern designs to take home!

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Saturday March 18, 2017

Quilting Workshop
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This weekend workshop will begin with an engaging discussion on quilting techniques and traditions led by Ellen Baker, which will be followed by a book signing for her book 1-2-3 Quilt. Next participants will move to the studio for quilt related activities emphasizing the contrast between traditional pattern techniques and improvisational quilting. The product outcomes may range from wall hangings to pillows to trivets, depending on the individual interests of the participants! All materials provided.
Instructor: Ellen Baker
Time and Date: 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.; Saturday, March 18
Cost: $90 members/$120 nonmembers

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Sunday May 21, 2017

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts will join 150 other AAMD-affiliated art museums across America in celebrating Art Museum Day on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 2 to 4 P.M. Art Museum Day is scheduled to coincide with the celebration of International Museum Day, which is this year on Thursday, May 18, 2016.  To mark the occasion, the MMFA will host a special edition of Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams on May 21, and as always, admission is FREE.  The Museum encourages guests to share their experiences at the MMFA’s Art Museum Day celebration via social media, with the hashtag #ArtMuseumDay.

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Monday June 05, 2017

Teen Summer Art Camp
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For the first time, the Museum will offer a half-day camp for teens ages 13 & up. They will enjoy this fun and exciting camp filled with group discussion, time in the galleries, and plenty of time in the studio to create both sculptural and photographic works. This unique pairing of mediums will keep students engaged and entertained the whole week.

Instructor: Amanda Ingram
Time: 1 to 4:30 P.M.
Monday through Friday: June 5 through 9
Cost: $100 members/ $160 non-members for weeklong half-day camp

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Tuesday June 06, 2017

Teen Summer Art Camp
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For the first time, the Museum will offer a half-day camp for teens ages 13 & up. They will enjoy this fun and exciting camp filled with group discussion, time in the galleries, and plenty of time in the studio to create both sculptural and photographic works. This unique pairing of mediums will keep students engaged and entertained the whole week.

Instructor: Amanda Ingram
Time: 1 to 4:30 P.M.
Monday through Friday: June 5 through 9
Cost: $100 members/ $160 non-members for weeklong half-day camp

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Wednesday June 07, 2017

Teen Summer Art Camp
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For the first time, the Museum will offer a half-day camp for teens ages 13 & up. They will enjoy this fun and exciting camp filled with group discussion, time in the galleries, and plenty of time in the studio to create both sculptural and photographic works. This unique pairing of mediums will keep students engaged and entertained the whole week.

Instructor: Amanda Ingram
Time: 1 to 4:30 P.M.
Monday through Friday: June 5 through 9
Cost: $100 members/ $160 non-members for weeklong half-day camp

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Thursday June 08, 2017

Teen Summer Art Camp
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For the first time, the Museum will offer a half-day camp for teens ages 13 & up. They will enjoy this fun and exciting camp filled with group discussion, time in the galleries, and plenty of time in the studio to create both sculptural and photographic works. This unique pairing of mediums will keep students engaged and entertained the whole week.

Instructor: Amanda Ingram
Time: 1 to 4:30 P.M.
Monday through Friday: June 5 through 9
Cost: $100 members/ $160 non-members for weeklong half-day camp

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Friday June 09, 2017

Teen Summer Art Camp
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For the first time, the Museum will offer a half-day camp for teens ages 13 & up. They will enjoy this fun and exciting camp filled with group discussion, time in the galleries, and plenty of time in the studio to create both sculptural and photographic works. This unique pairing of mediums will keep students engaged and entertained the whole week.

Instructor: Amanda Ingram
Time: 1 to 4:30 P.M.
Monday through Friday: June 5 through 9
Cost: $100 members/ $160 non-members for weeklong half-day camp

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Saturday August 05, 2017

Still-life Painting Class
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Montgomery Art Guild award winner Elana Hagler for a multi-weekend painting class. Learn how to effectively compose, lay-out, and paint personal and meaningful still-life paintings. Bring a box of objects, patterns, books, and photos that are precious to you and that you would like to capture, and we will work on arranging them and expressing them on canvas. This workshop is meant for students who already have a basic knowledge of painting and would like to take their compositions, color-relationships, and ability to create a believable sense of light and air to the next level.

Saturdays and Sundays, August 5, 6, 12, and 13
Time: Saturdays 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. and Sundays 1 to 5 P.M.
Instructor: Elana Hagler
Cost: $265 for members/ $325 for non-members

Both Saturdays a box lunch from the cafe will be available for $10. Lunches must be ordered at the time of class registration.

To register for Studio Classes, please call 334.240.4365 at least a week before the class begins.

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Sunday August 06, 2017

Still-life Painting Class
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Montgomery Art Guild award winner Elana Hagler for a multi-weekend painting class. Learn how to effectively compose, lay-out, and paint personal and meaningful still-life paintings. Bring a box of objects, patterns, books, and photos that are precious to you and that you would like to capture, and we will work on arranging them and expressing them on canvas. This workshop is meant for students who already have a basic knowledge of painting and would like to take their compositions, color-relationships, and ability to create a believable sense of light and air to the next level.

Saturdays and Sundays, August 5, 6, 12, and 13
Time: Saturdays 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. and Sundays 1 to 5 P.M.
Instructor: Elana Hagler
Cost: $265 for members/ $325 for non-members

Both Saturdays a box lunch from the cafe will be available for $10. Lunches must be ordered at the time of class registration.

To register for Studio Classes, please call 334.240.4365 at least a week before the class begins.

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Saturday August 12, 2017

Still-life Painting Class
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Montgomery Art Guild award winner Elana Hagler for a multi-weekend painting class. Learn how to effectively compose, lay-out, and paint personal and meaningful still-life paintings. Bring a box of objects, patterns, books, and photos that are precious to you and that you would like to capture, and we will work on arranging them and expressing them on canvas. This workshop is meant for students who already have a basic knowledge of painting and would like to take their compositions, color-relationships, and ability to create a believable sense of light and air to the next level.

Saturdays and Sundays, August 5, 6, 12, and 13
Time: Saturdays 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. and Sundays 1 to 5 P.M.
Instructor: Elana Hagler
Cost: $265 for members/ $325 for non-members

Both Saturdays a box lunch from the cafe will be available for $10. Lunches must be ordered at the time of class registration.

To register for Studio Classes, please call 334.240.4365 at least a week before the class begins.

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Sunday August 13, 2017

Still-life Painting Class
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Montgomery Art Guild award winner Elana Hagler for a multi-weekend painting class. Learn how to effectively compose, lay-out, and paint personal and meaningful still-life paintings. Bring a box of objects, patterns, books, and photos that are precious to you and that you would like to capture, and we will work on arranging them and expressing them on canvas. This workshop is meant for students who already have a basic knowledge of painting and would like to take their compositions, color-relationships, and ability to create a believable sense of light and air to the next level.

Saturdays and Sundays, August 5, 6, 12, and 13
Time: Saturdays 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. and Sundays 1 to 5 P.M.
Instructor: Elana Hagler
Cost: $265 for members/ $325 for non-members

Both Saturdays a box lunch from the cafe will be available for $10. Lunches must be ordered at the time of class registration.

To register for Studio Classes, please call 334.240.4365 at least a week before the class begins.

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Thursday September 14, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Thursday September 21, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Thursday September 28, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Sunday October 15, 2017

Fused Glass Adult Studio Class
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn to fuse glass to make beautiful pendants, earrings and more!  Instructor Jo Taylor will teach you everything you need to know about this unique technique.  No previous experience is necessary.  All tools and supplies are provided.  Class size is limited to 10 participants.

Instructor: Jo Taylor
Time: 1-4:00 P.M.
Sunday: October 15
Cost: $50 members/ $65 non-members

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Thursday October 19, 2017

Hans Grohs and the Dance of Death: A Workshop for Teens
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us as we learn about the vivid work of German Expressionist Hans Grohs.  Assistant Curator of Education Elisabeth Palmer will lead discussions of Grohs’ prints in the exhibition Hans Grohs and The Dance of Death.  Participants will also be inspired to create their own “Grohs prints” in the studio.

To register, please call 334.240.4365, or email edsecy@mmfa.org.  This workshop is free for all middle and high school students.

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