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Saturday, December 1 12:00pm-3:00pm, Grades 8 and up $30 In this 3 hour workshop, students will learn to cut and glue glass together to create an ornament. The glass will then be fused together and brought back to MSA to be picked up a few days later. Students will learn to cut different shapes, learn about basic properties of glass, and incorporate basic color theory. Workshop prices includes tools and supplies. Please bring safety glasses.
Small Wonders - Small Canvases Painting (with Nicole)
Wednesday, December 5 10am-11am - ages 3-5 4pm-6pm - ages 5 and up $5 Meet MSA artist Nicole Ellis and paint your own masterpiece on a small canvas. Modeled after the works in our Small Works Holiday Show, this workshop is perfect for gifts for friends or loved ones for the holidays. Great for families; take advantage of MSA's 10% sibling discount!
Mastering Landcapes - Photography Workshop (with Mike Goodman)
Wednesday, December 12, 6-9pm $40 Wednesday, January 16, 6-9pm $40 Teen/Adult In this two session, workshop we will focus on capturing landscapes that have impact. Topics will include: finding landscapes , selecting the best perspective, lighting, insider secrets, the technical stuff including post-processing. In the first session, we will cover these topics at length and examine numerous examples of award winning landscapes taken close to home and across the globe. In the second session, students will be asked to submit their own images for feedback and learning as well as a landscape assignment. Throughout, there will be extensive opportunity for questions & answers as well as open discussions on all aspects of landscape imagery. **Students should have had a basic course in photography (such as the one offered by MSA’s Joe Perna or equivalent) and can handle operating their camera. This course assumes basic knowledge of photography.
Interested in learning an artistic technique or style not offered in one of our current workshops or classes? Have we offered a workshop in the past that you have missed? Did you take a workshop that you loved and you want to learn some more advanced techniques? Create your own workshop to learn that skill or technique you've been wanting to learn! Gather four or more of your friends and design a workshop of your choosing!