Studio Arts: Mixed Media Classes
Collage, Assemblage, and Mixed-Media
8-Session Daytime Course

Students are introduced to the materials, tools, and technologies used in collage and assemblage. They find inspiration in artists who worked in collage including Joseph Cornell, Romare Bearden, and Gertrude Green.

Date
Wednesday, January 17 to March 7, 2018 – 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Collage, Assemblage, and Mixed-Media
8-Session Evening Course

Students are introduced to the materials, tools, and technologies used in collage and assemblage. They find inspiration in artists who worked in collage including Joseph Cornell, Romare Bearden, and Gertrude Green.

Date
Wednesday, January 17 to March 7, 2018 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Collage and Mixed-Media: One-Day Workshop

Explore the materials, tools, and techniques used in collage and assemblage as you create an artwork that’s uniquely yours. The workshop, ideal for both nonartists and those with experience, is a great way to spark your creativity in two forms that offer wide possibilities for inventive expression.

Date
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Mixed-Media in the Style of Romare Bearden
2-Session Weekend Course

After an illustrated lecture on the work of Romare Bearden, best known for his bold mixed-media collages and photomontages, students respond by creating Bearden-inspired mixed-media compositions. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)

Date
Saturday, March 3 and 10, 2018 - 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Exploring Encaustic and Mixed Media Workshop
2-Session Weekend Course

The encaustic method of painting combines the luminescence of watercolor, the rich color and thickness of oils, and the quick-drying benefits of acrylic. The medium can be molded, sculpted, combined with collage materials, and reworked at any time. In this workshop, ideal for all experience levels, learn to capture vibrant pigments using heated beeswax, as well as fusing and carving in wax.

Date
Sunday, March 4 and 11, 2018 - 10:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.