Early registration discount does not apply to workshops.

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

Clay Date

Fridays, July 20 and August 10
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio! Enjoy beer, wine, and light snacks. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery that the Museum will glaze. No experience necessary. Must be 21 or older to participate. Instructor: Peter Morgan. $35 Members, $40 Non-Members (per person, per session).



Reportage Illustration and Documentary Drawing – Cancelled

Saturday, June 23 & Sunday, June 24 (2-day workshop)
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

This workshop explores drawing on location, infusing the subject with both fact and feeling. Students will learn how to identify stories to document focusing on time, emotions and passion. As visual journalists, students will be sketching with a loose and bold style. (All levels) Travel between the Museum and sketching locations will be required. Instructor: Luis E. Aparicio. $110 Members, $130 Non-Members.


Mobile Documentary and Street Photography Workshop

Sunday, June 24 | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Downtown Wilmington

Learn to harness the photo capabilities of a mobile phone during this tutorial and photo walk. Students will stroll the streets of WIlmington taking pictures and learning on the go. Instructor: David Norbut. $50 Members, $60 Non-Members.



Introduction to Old English Calligraphy

Saturday, July 28
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

In this introduction to the art of calligraphy, students will learn the basic pen strokes used to make Old English letters. New skills can be used for a creative twist on hand lettering! Supplies provided. Instructor: Riva Brown. $40 Members, $60 Non-Members.