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September 2020

Drawing 101: Sketchbook Making

/// September 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: Start off the Drawing 101 series by decorating or crafting your own sketchbook from materials in your home. Materials: Permanent Markers; Paper, Stapler…

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Drawing 101: How to Sketch

/// September 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: A how to on the basics of sketching. Materials: Paper, Pencil, Eraser Additional Materials: Reference object A separate registration is required for…

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Drawing 101: Drawing Texture

/// September 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: Explore value in order to create texture in your drawings. Materials: Paper, Pencil, Eraser A separate registration is required for each…

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October 2020

Drawing 101: Exploring Positive and Negative Space

/// October 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: Learn about positive and negative space and how this informs drawing your subject. Materials: Paper, Pencil, Eraser Additional Materials: Reference object A…

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Drawing 101: Learning Perspective

/// October 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: Create depth in your drawings by understanding the basics of perspective. Materials: Paper, Pencil, Eraser Additional Materials: Reference object A separate registration…

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Drawing 101: View from a Window

/// October 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Every artist needs a sketchbook! In this second Drawing 101 series, learn the ins and outs of sketching, including how to construct your own sketchbook. Participants are encouraged to tune in each week for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff, for an evening of stress-free, beginner-level drawing classes designed to build your drawing skills. About this session: Draw the view from your window. Materials: Paper, Pencil, Eraser A separate registration is required for each class. Before class begins,…

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March 2021

Virtual Artist Workshop with Martin Payton

/// March 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a series of three sculpture workshops exploring BUILT: Sculptural Art from the Permanent Collection, an exhibition of sculpture from the permanent collection. Each workshop will include an in-depth discussion with an artist featured in the exhibition, followed by an art-making workshop led by the artist. In this first workshop, participants will explore the work of Martin Payton and construct a sculpture by assembling geometric and organic shapes. Learn to use improvisation with shape and space to build a…

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Drawing 101 Learn to draw from nature

/// March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn to draw from nature. Be inspired by Southern artists, landscapes and the flora and fauna that live in this bioregion! Participants are encouraged to tune in once a month for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff. Take a stress-free lunch break and join this beginner-level drawing class designed to build your drawing skills. In each class, participants with learn about a Southern artist whose work is inspired by nature. In a guided conversation, participants will explore…

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April 2021

Drawing 101 Learn to draw from Nature!

/// April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn to draw from nature. Be inspired by Southern artists, landscapes and the flora and fauna that live in this bioregion! Participants are encouraged to tune in once a month for a new drawing exercise with Museum Educator, Michelle Pontiff. Take a stress-free lunch break and join this beginner-level drawing class designed to build your drawing skills. In each class, participants with learn about a Southern artist whose work is inspired by nature. In a guided conversation, participants will explore…

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