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2024-03-2618:30

Nid: 10082

Advanced Ceramics (Spring) (Prerequisite: 4 or more CMA Ceramics Classes or Instructor Approval)

Advanced

Begins 03/26/2024, Ends 05/28/2024

Deadline to Register: 03-24-2024

10 Tuesdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Bill Shearrow

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios! This class is available for advanced students that have taken at least four ceramics classes at CMA or have received instructor approval to take the class. Form, surface design, glazing, and firing will be explored in greater depth during this class. Advanced students who have taken five or more CMA ceramics classes or working at a level determined to be advanced by the instructor will be required to do their own firing in cooperation with the Canton Ceramic Artists Guild to deepen their understanding of the process. 

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-03-2718:30

Nid: 10083

Classic Ceramics 6:30pm Wednesdays (Spring)

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/27/2024, Ends 05/29/2024

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2024

10 Wednesdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Bill Shearrow

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios! Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Discover the ceramic process from start to finish, learn glazing techniques, watch demonstrations, and receive one-on-one attention with instructor help and feedback. Taken the class before? Bill works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-04-0418:30

Nid: 10086

Classic Ceramics 6:30pm Thursdays (Spring)

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/04/2024, Ends 06/06/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-02-2024

10 Thursdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Sarah DeBaun

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios! Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Discover the ceramic process from start to finish, learn glazing techniques, watch demonstrations, and receive one-on-one attention with instructor help and feedback. Taken the class before? Sarah works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-04-0713:00

Nid: 10080

Ceramics Independent Study (Spring) (Prerequisite: 3 CMA Ceramics classes or more)

Advanced

Begins 04/07/2024, Ends 06/16/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-05-2024

10 Sundays, 01:00 PM-02:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Sarah DeBaun

Advanced ceramics students are now eligible for independent study at CMA! This option is available for a limited number of students that have taken at least three ceramics classes at CMA. Your registration fee provides access to the studio during all open studio hours, a locker for storage, access to studio tools and equipment, and a professional teaching artist mentor available to get you set up and answer any questions you may have through email. Studio hours run for 10 weeks (Minus adjusted studio hours due to the museum closures) from 4/7/24 - 6/16/24 which coincides with our ceramics class schedule. Students with ceramics experience outside of CMA are not eligible for registration as students will need a strong working knowledge of CMA studio safety and procedures.

Additional costs, not included with cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
* PLEASE NOTE: The date and time "Sundays 1:00-2:00pm" is not the actual meeting time of independent study. Independent study is for access to ALL open ceramics studio hours.

$110
(Cost for Members: $88.00)
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2024-04-0713:30

Nid: 10081

Classic Ceramics 1:30pm Sundays (Spring)

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/07/2024, Ends 06/16/2024, no class 5/26/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-05-2024

10 Sundays, 01:30 PM-03:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: CJ Ritenour

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios with instructor CJ Ritenour! Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Discover the ceramic process from start to finish, learn glazing techniques, watch demonstrations, and receive one-on-one attention with instructor help and feedback. Taken the class before? CJ works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-04-1110:00

Nid: 10084

Classic Ceramics 10:00am Thursdays (Spring)

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/11/2024, Ends 06/13/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-09-2024

10 Thursdays, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios! Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Discover the ceramic process from start to finish, learn glazing techniques, watch demonstrations and, receive one-on-one attention with instructor help and feedback. Taken the class before? Laura works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-04-1113:00

Nid: 10085

Classic Ceramics 1:00pm Thursdays (Spring)

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/11/2024, Ends 06/13/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-09-2024

10 Thursdays, 01:00 PM-03:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Offering this 10 week class in our ceramics studios! Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Discover the ceramic process from start to finish, learn glazing techniques, watch demonstrations and, receive one-on-one attention with instructor help and feedback. Taken the class before? Laura works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $45.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Students are capped at 50 lbs. of clay per session. As an educational ceramics studio maintained by our Canton Ceramics Artists Guild volunteers who fire students' work, we are unable to accommodate production potters.
*Students may also purchase a clay tool kit ($15.00) from the CMA.
*Both clay and tool kits can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$215
(Cost for Members: $172.00)
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2024-04-1813:30

Nid: 10141

Classic Oil Painting: Impressionistic Landscape

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/18/2024, Ends 05/30/2024, no class 5/9/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-16-2024

6 Thursdays, 01:30 PM-03:30 PM

Room 102

Instructor: Lin Luciano Fiore

Offering this 6 week course in person with International instructor, Lin Luciano Fiore. Learn to paint stunning landscapes using water-soluble oils, a medium that offers all the benefits of regular oil paint without the unpleasant odors of turpentine. Master the techniques of the layering process to create light and airy, loosely painted, gorgeous landscapes with Classic Impressionistic simplicity. Gain a deep understanding of what makes a beautiful painting by following the process from start to finish, including the blocking-in and the addition of beautiful light. All skill levels welcome. Taken an oil class before? Lin works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for the intermediate option to save on materials!

*Each participant is required to use Lin Luciano Fiore's personally chosen materials for this class.
*Class price includes all materials worth over $68 which you keep when the class is finished.
*Class instruction pricing: $175 (Cost for Members $140) +$68 for materials.

$243
(Cost for Members: $208.00)
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2024-04-1813:30

Nid: 10142

Classic Oil Painting Intermediate: Impressionistic Landscape (Prerequisite: 1 or more Classic Oil Painting class with instructor Lin Luciano Fiore)

Intermediate

Begins 04/18/2024, Ends 05/30/2024, no class 5/9/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-16-2024

6 Thursdays, 01:30 PM-03:30 PM

Room 102

Instructor: Lin Luciano Fiore

This discounted class option is designed for students who have taken one or more Classic Oil Painting classes with instructor, Lin Luciano Fiore. Students will receive 4 new color tubes of paint and a canvas. Utilize new and more advanced techniques to take your Impressionistic painting skills to a whole new level! Lin works with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Prerequisite (One or more Classic Oil Painting classes taught by Lin Luciano Fiore)
*Please bring your previous class materials to the first day of class.
*Class price includes 4 new paint tubes and a canvas worth over $31.
*Class instruction pricing: $175 (Cost for Members $140) +$31 for materials.

$206
(Cost for Members: $171.00)
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2024-04-2010:30

Nid: 10113

2D Studio Media

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

Room 101

Instructor: Alyssa Reed & Lindsey Wenck

Offering this 6 week course at CMA! Designed for kids with an interest or passion for visual art. In our classroom studios and museum, young artists will develop foundational techniques to explore various 2D media, including drawing, painting, and illustration. Lessons change every session taught by skilled experienced instructors who work with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies.

$75
(Cost for Members: $60.00)
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2024-04-2011:45

Nid: 10114

My First Art Class

Designed for grades Pre-K or Kindergarten with an Adult

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 11:45 AM-12:45 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Alyssa Reed & Lindsey Wenck

Offering this 6 week course at CMA! Parents, come play with your little artists as we draw, paint, sculpt, and create. Each week, students will gain inspiration while learning about a master artist and then create their very own masterpieces! Enjoy learning and playing with your little ones as we introduce them to the exciting world of art. Lessons change every session taught by experienced instructors who work with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies for both one child and one adult to do together.

$75
(Cost for Members: $60.00)
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2024-04-2012:00

Nid: 10094

Classic Drawing

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 12:00 PM-02:00 PM

Room 102

Instructor: CMA Staff

Offering this 6 week course in person! Enjoy the creative processes of drawing from life. In this hands-on class, students will view demonstrations and learn to use various techniques. Time will be allotted to work during class, offering one on one attention with instructor help and feedback. Your instructor will tailor instruction to your individual needs and interests. All experience levels welcome. Taken the class before? We work with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes some supplies, supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $20 or less depending on supplies already owned)

$119
(Cost for Members: $95.00)
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2024-04-2013:00

Nid: 10115

Creative Clay

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 01:00 PM-02:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Alyssa Reed & Lindsey Wenck

Offering this 6 week course at CMA! Come explore the endless creativity of clay in this fun and challenging class. Visit the galleries to see famous ceramic pieces firsthand, tour the ceramics lab, and learn the process that clay goes through from beginning to end. Create functional, decorative, and sculptural pieces to cherish always. Lessons change every session taught by experienced instructors who work with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies.
*Students will need to make arrangements to pick up fired pieces three-six weeks after workshop and will be emailed when ready.

$94
(Cost for Members: $75.00)
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2024-04-2014:30

Nid: 10095

Classic Watercolor

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 02:30 PM-04:30 PM

Room 102

Instructor: CMA Staff

Offering this 6 week course in person! Whether you are a beginner just starting out or have been painting for years there is something for everyone in this course. Discover the versatility of watercolor through demonstrations, discussions and more! Ted Lawson will tailor instruction to your individual needs and interests. All experience levels welcome. Taken the class before? Ted works with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes some supplies, supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $45 or less depending on supplies already owned)

$119
(Cost for Members: $95.00)
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2024-04-2015:00

Nid: 10116

Mythical Creatures & Fantasy Realms

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 04/20/2024, Ends 06/08/2024, no class 5/11/2024,5/25/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-18-2024

6 Saturdays, 03:00 PM-04:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Alyssa Reed & Lindsey Wenck

Offering this NEW 6 week course at CMA! Join us for this captivating class inspired by the enchanting exhibition "Beyond Worlds: Paintings by Laine Bachman." Explore the magical realms of folklore and fantasy as you embark on a creative journey through a variety of mediums. From painting to sculpture, and beyond, immerse yourself in the rich imagery and fantastical creatures depicted in Bachman's artwork. Our experienced instructors will lead students through numerous art activities using a variety of materials and mediums.

*Cost includes all supplies.

$75
(Cost for Members: $60.00)
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2024-04-2315:00

Nid: 10097

CANCELED- Beginner Embroidery

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/23/2024, Ends 06/04/2024, no class 5/7/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-21-2024

6 Tuesdays, 03:00 PM-05:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Haylee Wagner

Offering this 6 week course in person! Unlock the artistry of embroidery, tailor-made for those who are a beginner with embroidery. Learn fundamental stitches and techniques, while exploring your creative side. We provide the materials, tools, and a welcoming environment. Whether you're drawn to embellishing décor, personalizing clothing, or simply seeking a new mindful hobby, join us and bring your artistic visions to life, one stitch at a time. Beginner students are welcome. Taken the class before? Haylee works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all art supplies.
*Class price includes all materials and a kit worth over $22 which you keep when the class is finished.

$141
(Cost for Members: $117.00)
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2024-04-2317:30

Nid: 10112

Character Illustration

Designed for ages 9-12

Begins 04/23/2024, Ends 06/04/2024, no class 5/7/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-21-2024

6 Tuesdays, 05:30 PM-07:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Haylee Wagner

Offering this 6 week course at CMA! Delve into the mind of an illustrator. Explore what it takes to design unique characters through fundamental drawing, illustration, and cartooning techniques. Analyze commercial, cartoon, and fine art to build your understanding of visual language, and then put that knowledge to work. Explore the principles behind style and effectively communicate a message in your art. All experience levels welcome. Taken the class before? Haylee works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies.

$85
(Cost for Members: $64.00)
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2024-04-2318:00

Nid: 10096

Classic Glass Fusing

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/23/2024, Ends 06/04/2024, no class 5/7/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-21-2024

6 Tuesdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 102

Instructor: Amy Pepperney

Offering this 6 week course in person! Throughout this class, learn different techniques to design, cut, and assemble glass and how to use the kiln to fuse and slump your own original designs or ideas supplied by the instructor. Explore glass plates, bowls, and jewelry throughout this session. Time will be allotted to work during class, offering one on one attention with instructor help and feedback. All skill levels welcome. Taken the class before? Amy works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies.
*$75 worth of materials included in class cost.

$255
(Cost for Members: $204.00)
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2024-04-2418:00

Nid: 10098

Silver Earring Jewelry

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/24/2024, Ends 06/05/2024, no class 5/8/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-22-2024

6 Wednesdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 102

Instructor: Alex Draven

Offering this 6 week course in person! Create and wear your own handmade pair of earrings. In this class, you will design either a dangle or post pair of sterling silver earrings set with cabochon stones of your choosing. Learn metalsmithing techniques, such as soldering, cutting, and bezel setting to create a one of a kind piece of your very own. Taken a jewelry class before? Make a companion piece to match! All skill levels welcome as instructor, Alex Draven, works with each individual student to see them grow. Sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all art supplies for one person except for stone for place setting.

$165
(Cost for Members: $132.00)
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2024-04-2518:00

Nid: 10099

Digital Photography

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/25/2024, Ends 06/06/2024, no class 5/9/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-23-2024

6 Thursdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 102

Instructor: Mallory McCrea

Offering this 6 week course in person! Learn to see like a photographer and go from taking snapshots to purposeful, well-composed images that reflect your personal vision. Master the buttons and dials on your camera and shoot in modes other than Auto. This course introduces participants to the creative and technical possibilities of digital photography. Some off-site subject matter near the museum and within walking distance downtown will be used for class projects and inspiration including visiting a professional photography studio! Topics include camera operation, shutter speed, aperture, ISO, white balance, lighting, and composition. New and experienced photographers are welcome. Taken the class before? Mallory works with each individual student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Please bring a digital camera that has a manual mode, DSLR, mirrorless, or some point-and-shoots and a card reader.

$145
(Cost for Members: $116.00)
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2024-04-2518:00

Nid: 10100

Intro to Digital Art & Augmented Reality

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/25/2024, Ends 06/06/2024, no class 5/9/2024

Deadline to Register: 04-23-2024

6 Thursdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Tracy Dawn Brewer

Offering this NEW 6 week course in person! Inspired by the augmented reality on display in the exhibit "Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination." Explore the exciting intersection of digital art and augmented reality creation using your iPad, Procreate, and Artivive. Learn essential techniques such as layering and digital elements to bring your artistic vision to life on a digital canvas. Delve into augmented reality in the final two classes, discovering how your digital art can evolve into immersive experience. Learn to animate your creations and transform them into stunning 3D pieces, unlocking endless creative possibilities. Each participant will receive a print of their final piece to share with family and friends. Gain valuable insights into sharing your art online using a Bridge account, empowering your digital presence. Unleash your creativity in this immersive and empowering experience. Space is limited to ten students, sign up today!

*All students are required to bring an Apple iPad Pro (Operating System 15.4.1 or newer), an Apple Pencil, and the current version of Procreate (Available on the App Store for a one-time purchase of $9.99).

$167
(Cost for Members: $134.00)
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2024-05-2810:30

Nid: 10122

RESCHEDULED- Art Play Date: Storytelling through Watercolor

Designed for toddlers ages 1-4 and an Adult

Begins 05/28/2024, Ends 05/28/2024

Deadline to Register: 05-26-2024

1 Tuesday, 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

Room 101

Instructor: Amanda Crowe

Offering this NEW Art Play Date in person! Parents, come join your little artists in multisensory art-making activities for both of you to enjoy together. Collaborate with friends and explore wet-on-wet techniques, while painting an oversized story mural. Our sensory play dates are developed to stimulate your toddler's sense of touch, smell, sight, hearing, and balance while encouraging creativity and exploration in a safe environment. Ok-to-get-messy attire suggested; aprons provided.

*Cost includes all supplies for both one child and one adult to do together.

$20
(Cost for Members: $16.00)
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2024-05-2917:30

Nid: 10125

Immersive Art and Acting

Designed for ages 10-13

Begins 05/29/2024, Ends 05/29/2024

Deadline to Register: 05-27-2024

1 Wednesday, 05:30 PM-07:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Nyki Fetterman

Offering this NEW one-time workshop at CMA! Inspired by the exhibit "Immersive Spaces from the CMA Collection." This experience-based workshop invites participants to embark on a journey of creativity and collaboration. Immerse yourself in an interactive art experience as you join together with fellow participants to craft a short 3-act play inspired by a chosen artwork. Through observation and imagination, explore the depths of your selected artwork to uncover its narrative potential. With guidance, focus on the essential elements of storytelling as you weave together a plot that brings the artwork to life. Finally, take the stage to enact your interpretation of the artwork, blending art and performance into a memorable and immersive experience. Don't miss this opportunity to engage with art in a whole new way!

$20
(Cost for Members: $16.00)
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