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Tuesday April 25, 2017

Short Course: On Exhibit
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Tuesdays at noon April 18, 25, and May 2 Enjoy a series of Tuesday noon gallery talks led by Curators on the Museum’s temporary exhibitions. April 18 Nature, Tradition, & Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection April 25 Technique and Vision: A Snapshot of Photography’s Evolution May 2 Between Words and Images Read More

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Young Artists (ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this introductory class preschoolers will learn about the basic elements of art through looking at and creating a variety of artworks. The instructor will base the projects on works on display in our permanent and temporary galleries. Each class will focus on multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities and materials. Class size is limited to ten children with an adult caregiver. All supplies provided. Instructor: Kaci Norman Tuesdays: April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23 Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M. Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class $24 members/$40 non-members for series of four classes Read More

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

After School Art 1 (ages 6 to 9)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students. Instructor: Education Staff Wednesdays: January 18 and 25; February 1, 15, and 22; March 1, 8, 15, and 29; April 5, 12, 19, and 26 Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M. Cost: $125 members/$210 nonmembers for the series of 13 classes Read More

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

After School Art II (ages 10 to 13)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Older students delve further into art exploration in this series of classes, making impactful connections to art they view in the galleries through group discussion and individualized projects. Activities for this session will include designing with textiles, painting portraits with acrylics, and sculpting with clay. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to ten students. Instructor: Education Staff Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, and 27 Time: 4 to 5 P.M. Cost: $40 members/$65 nonmembers for the series of four classes Read More

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

For beginners as well as those with prior experience working with glass, this course will teach all the steps in creating a stained glass window. Participants will start with design, color selection, construction, and glass-cutting and end with soldering techniques. Students with more experience will be encouraged to develop their own patterns. All glass working tools and most materials are provided. Class size is limited to eight students. So sign up early! Instructor: Gloria Simons Time: 6 to 8:30 P.M. Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11 and 25 Cost: $200 members/ $245 non-members for the series Read More

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Friday, April 28, 2017

42 MAG Museum Exhibition Opening Reception
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join us for the Montgomery Art Guild Museum Exhibition opening with featured artist Mary Lynne Levy.   Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar Awards Presentation begins at 6:30 P.M.   Organized by the Montgomery Art Guild and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Sponsored by Aldridge Borden & Company, Sterling Bank and Margaret Berry Lowder. Read More

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

MAG Museum Exhibition Juror’s Critique
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Hear from juror Jim Neel about the varied expressions by local artists on view in the 42nd Montgomery Art Guild Museum Exhibition.  Examine how the artists’ choices shaped the works that were ultimately chosen to be included in the exhibition and to receive awards.  A practicing sculptor, Neel is a Professor of Art at Birmingham Southern College, where he has served as Chair of the Department of Art and Art History and Director of the Durbin Gallery. Read More

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Photography Workshop
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In connection with the exhibition Technique and Vision, this class will focus on tips and secrets of using your camera, how to use Photoshop, and seeing the visual world in new ways. Whether you are a novice or seasoned behind the camera anyone will find useful tips and skills from this course. Participants are encouraged to bring their own cameras and laptops for this class. Class size is limited to 15 students. Instructor: Warren Simons Time: 2 to 5 P.M. Saturdays: April 22, 29, May 13 Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series Read More

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Sunday, April 30, 2017

An Afternoon with Mary Lynne Levy
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Along with her many civic contributions, MAG Featured Artist Mary Lynne Levy has long been active in Montgomery as an artist and supporter of the arts.  She describes herself as a colorist; Levy’s expressive works, which feature local and distant subjects, adorn a favorite spot in many a Montgomery home and office.  Join us to hear from the artist about her career and her work, including selections from her own home, on view in the 42nd MAG Museum Exhibition Featured Artist Mary Lynne LevyRead More

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Short Course: On Exhibit
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Tuesdays at noon April 18, 25, and May 2 Enjoy a series of Tuesday noon gallery talks led by Curators on the Museum’s temporary exhibitions. April 18 Nature, Tradition, & Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection April 25 Technique and Vision: A Snapshot of Photography’s Evolution May 2 Between Words and Images Read More

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