New @ Creative Workshop

To further celebrate the De’VIA exhibition coming to MAG, the Creative Workshop introduces new courses designed for Deaf and hard of hearing kids and adults. View a video:

Transcript:
“Hello! My name’s Aaron Swindle and I was recently hired by the MAG, Memorial Art Gallery. I will soon be teaching two classes: drawing and painting for adults and teens so come on and please sign up!”

DRAWING & PAINTING SKILLS & THRILLS (FOR AGES 7–12) Register Online
NINE SATURDAYS, 1:30–3:30 PM, SEPTEMBER 28–NOVEMBER 23, 2019
TAUGHT BY BEN LEYER | email him

As you build skills drawing and painting what you see, you’ll also get better at drawing and painting what you imagine. This fun, fast-paced class includes lessons in drawing forms and shapes, making landscapes look deep, and painting with watercolor and tempera. Class size is limited. All classes interpreted in ASL.

YOUR RADICAL WORK: RISK-TAKING ARTMAKING (FOR AGES 16–18) Register Online
FIVE THURSDAYS, 6–8 PM, OCTOBER 24–NOVEMBER 21, 2019
TAUGHT BY AARON SWINDLE | email him

Inspired by contemporary art and artists, make art that expresses your ideas, beliefs, and convictions. No experience is needed. Class size is limited. All classes interpreted in ASL.

ART FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS (FOR ADULTS) Register Online
SIX TUESDAYS, 1:30–4 PM, OCTOBER 15–NOVEMBER 19, 2019
TAUGHT BY AARON SWINDLE | email him

Learn basic art principles as you play and gain confidence in your creativity. This class is designed as a sampler of media, with all materials provided. All classes are interpreted in ASL.

BEGINNING DRAWING (FOR ADULTS) Register Online
TEN TUESDAYS, 9:30 AM– 12:30 PM, SEPTEMBER 24–DECEMBER 3, 2019 (NO CLASS 10/1)
TAUGHT BY AARON SWINDLE | email him

Learn to draw what you see—in the museum and in the studio—with accuracy of scale, form, proportion, and perspective. In this class you’ll enjoy fun exercises, patient instruction, and individual coaching—it works! All classes interpreted in ASL.

Additional information: download a flyer

See all of our fall class offerings!

All CW classes are interpreted in ASL on request. Please contact Peggy Lahair-Edmunds by email or at 585.276.8957.

All MAG tours and programs are interpreted in ASL on request. Please contact Chelsea Anderson by email or at 585.276.8971.