Friday Night Minis
Friday Night Minis: Try something new in a four-week mini-session.
Ceramics: Slump Molds and Textures (All ages) Four Fridays, November 2–16 and 30, 2018, 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Instructor: Laura Ferrando. Make your mark in this multigenerational ceramics class that exposes you to traditional and experimental methods of applying imagery, patterns, and textures on hand-built clay forms. In addition to being a teaching artist, Ferrando is a licensed occupational therapist; all levels of physical ability are welcome. Best for ages 8 and up. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult. $140, CMA members $120.
Vejigantes: Papier-Mâché Mask Making (All ages) Four Fridays, January 4–25, 2019, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Instructors: Claire Appelmans and Arcelia Gandarilla. Catch the Caribbean spirit by creating Vejigantes, Puerto Rican spirit masks known for their bright patterns and spiky horns. Over the four-week course, you’ll progress from design sketches to structural forms that you’ll cover with papier-mâché and paint. At the last class, we’ll bring our Vejigantes to life through a performance in the atrium. Instructors speak both English and Spanish. Best for ages 8 and up. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult. $140, CMA members $120.
Encaustic (All ages) Four Fridays, February, 1–22, 2019, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Instructor: Michaelle Marschall. Explore encaustic, the ancient art of painting with molten beeswax. Learn about the history of encaustic painting and practice a variety of techniques, including how to build layers of pigmented wax and to fuse, embed, and collage objects. Most supplies and materials provided. Best for ages 8 and up. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult. $140, CMA members $120.
Cancellation Policy Classes with insufficient registration will be combined or canceled one week before class begins, with enrollees notified and fully refunded. Refunds are issued any time before the beginning of the session. After the first class, consideration is given on an individual basis.
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