Workshops

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, February 8 and March 8 | 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).

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FEBRUARY MARCH

Building Sculptures: Pieces of the Whole

Saturday, January 26 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

This workshop will explore using small pieces to create a larger whole. Using multiple small and simple objects, students will stack, hang, layer, or weave them into a larger sculptural form. Instructor: Samara Weaver. $55 Members, $70 Non-Members.

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Artini

Fridays, February 8 and March 8 | 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Unwind on a Friday night by sipping a beverage and getting in touch with your creative side. In this laid-back workshop, students will complete a painting inspired by patterns and prints from different eras. Instructor: Amanda Kamen. $35 Members, $40 Non-Members (per person, per session). Must be 21 or older to participate. 

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FEBRUARY MARCH

Demystifying Soldering

Saturday, February 9 and Sunday, February 10 | 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

This class offers demos on sweat, stick and pick soldering as well as soldering different metals together to give students confidence in their soldering skills. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston. $115 Members, $135 Non-Members.

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Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan

Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Create a unique design to use as part of a necklace, bracelet, or earrings. The workshop includes demonstrations and design so that students can leave with a wearable work of art! Supplies available for purchase in class. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Ellen Durkan. $160 Members, $180 Non-Members.

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Can Casting Workshop

Saturday, March 9 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Learn a simple casting method using a variety of organic materials, casting grains, and silver scraps to make wearable pieces of jewelry! Supply fee included, additional supplies available for purchase in class. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Kristin Landon. $95 Members, $115 Non-Members.

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Gelli Plates for Home Printing

Monday, March 11 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Experiment with this fun printing process! Gelli prints can be made at home with a reusable plate and inexpensive craft paint with unique and creative results. Supply fee included. Instructor: Caroline Coolidge Brown. $50 Members, $70 Non-Members.

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