Workshops

 

Please register at least one week in advance of the workshop date.

 

Ceramics Date Night  |  Adults

Day: Friday or Saturday

Dates: Aug 25 (FULL), Sept 29, Sept 30, Oct 14, Oct 21, Nov 11 or Dec  2

Time: 6:30-9:30pm 

Class Fee: $65/couple

Materials: $15/couple

Teacher: Moon Rodriguez-Decker or Meagan Hepp

 

Kick off your weekend at the BAC! Bring a date to the ceramics studio and learn to make your own pots together! Bring light refreshments to enjoy as your teacher guides you through the basics of the wheel and handbuilding. Everyone will create two pots to be glazed and fired.

 

 

Work by Chanel ThervilMixed Media Series | Adults

Dates: Wednesdays (3 wks), Oct 4-Oct 18

Time: 6:00-8:30pm 

Class Fee: $105

Materials: $20

Teacher: Chanel Thervil

 

Home is where the heart is!  Artists and architects work hand in hand to design spaces where we eat, play and sleep based on our environment and needs. In this class, students will use mixed media materials to make collages inspired by their impressions and feelings of home and environment.

 

 

Student work by Aditya MohanObserving Nature Through Art Series | Adults

Dates: Wednesdays (5 wks) Oct 4-Nov 1

Time: 10:00am-12:30pm 

Class Fee: $190

Materials: $25

Teacher: Rebecca Arnoldi

 

Develop your observational skills and drawing and painting techniques while exploring the natural world and your own creativity. Students will examine at the form, pattern and color of the flora and fauna they encounter together in various Brookline parks. Using pencil, pen and watercolor, students will learn to see more deeply and respond creatively to what they see in this exciting five-week series. All levels welcome.

 

 

Calligraphy Workshop | Ages 13-Adults

Date: Saturday, October 14

Time: 1:00-4:00pm 

Class Fee: $45

Materials: $15

Teacher: Lucilda Dassardo Cooper

 

Learn the art of beautiful writing with demonstrations and exercises to develop your handwriting. Class projects will include poetry, cards and invitations.

 

 

Printmaking Date Night | Adults

Dates: Oct 20 or Dec 8

Time: 6:30-9:30pm 

Class Fee: $65/couple

Materials: $15/couple

Teacher: Leonie Little-Lex

 

Embrace your inner artist at this unique date night! You and your date will learn printmaking with monotypes and experimental linoleum block techniques. Have fun with abstract and spontaneous methods while creating beautiful cards and prints!

 

 

Student work by Amadea DatelEnameling | Adults

Date: Saturday, November 4

Time: 10:00am-5:00pm 

Class Fee: $80

Materials: $20

Teacher: Tanya Crane

 
Enameling is the process of fusing glass onto metal. Enamels are available in a rainbow of colors. In this exciting one day workshop, students are introduced to the principles of metal preparation, enamel application and finishing processes. All levels welcome!

 

 

Georgia O’Keeffe, Deer’s Skull with Pedernal, 1936.Examining Master Modern Artists at the MFA | Adults

Date: Tuesday, November 7

Time: 10:00am-12:00pm 

Class Fee: $25 (Museum admission paid separately)

Teacher: Julie Graham

 

Join us at the Museum of Fine Arts to look at master modern works by North American artists. Led by Cambridge-based artist, Julie Graham, we will explore the "Making Modern" exhibit, deconstructing the compositions, paint and techniques used, with the goal of improving our own work. Following the examinations, attendees will have a chance to share insights and exchange perspectives. All levels of artists welcome.

Meet inside in the MFA lobby near the cafe. Museum admission must be paid separately.

 

 

Painterly Printmaking  |  Ages 13-Adults

Dates: Saturday, December 2

Time: 1:00-4:00pm 

Class Fee: $45

Materials: $10

Teacher: Leonie Little-Lex

 

Try a painter's approach to printmaking with monotypes and experimental linoleum block techniques. Have fun with abstract and spontaneous methods while creating beautiful holiday cards and prints!