Open Studios

Early registration discount does not apply to drop-in open studios. All open studio sessions will be monitored.

Course Skill Level Key: See the symbol(s) at the end of each course description to determine the recommended skill level for students. Most classes are open to artists of all skill levels. Teenagers age 15 and up are eligible to register for adult classes.

b_beginner = Beginner
e_some_experience = Some Experience
i_intermediate = Intermediate
a_advanced = Advanced
l_all_levels = All Levels

Drop-in Open Figure Drawing Studio

1st and 3rd Monday of the monthl_all_levels
November 6 & 20, January 15, February 5 & 19, March 5 & 19 (no sessions in December) | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
$5 per session, pay at the door (cash or check only), no reservations

Whether you are experienced at drawing the human figure or just beginning, this drop-in open studio is a great way to practice drawing from a live model. All drawing media are welcome.

Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio

Saturdays, January 13 – March 17 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. l_all_levels
$15 per session, pay at the door (cash or check only), no reservations

This time is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.

Metalsmithing Open Studio

Mondays, January 8 – March 19 (no class January 15)a_advancedi_intermediate
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | $200 Members, $225 Non-Members
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $200 Members, $225 Non-Members
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. | $200 Members, $225 Non-Members

This class is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is present for safety and to help guide students with their projects. Completion of Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making or approval by a Museum metals instructor is required to attend.