Studio Arts: Mixed Media Classes
Handmade Storybooks: Mixed-Media Workshop

Showcase your writing or art in a book as unique as you are. Book artist Sushmita Mazumdar guides students as they work with a variety of traditional and nontraditional materials to craft one-of-a kind storybooks.

Date
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 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.
Paper Frenzy

Spend a day investigating new techniques as you have fun creating papers for collage and other art projects. Take home a glorious collection of one-of-a-kind papers accented by acrylic, inks, stamps, and other printmaking materials.

Date
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Image Transfers and Photo Alteration: Mixed-Media Workshop

Discover a variety of methods for making and using image transfers and expanding your creative horizons with photo alteration. Both techniques can offer new dimensions and interest to your artworks.

Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Exploring Abstraction
9-Session Daytime Course

Explore the basis of abstraction by studying color, line, and shape as they relate to composition. Learn to create exciting and innovative works of art, using a series of drawing and painting exercises designed to examine non-traditional ways of handling traditional materials and subject matter.

Date
Thursday, April 5 to May 31, 2018 – 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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, April 18 to June 6, 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, April 18 to June 6, 2018 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Exploring Encaustic and Mixed-Media One-Day Workshop

Spend a day discovering the creative possibilities of the centuries-old encaustic method, which offers rich and luminous color and great compatibility with collage materials.

Date
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:15 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Collage and Mixed-Media: Intensive Weekend 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
Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6, 2018 – 10:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.