Irvin Lippman, Executive Director of The Boca Raton Museum of Art has invited to the Art School faculty to exhibit at the Museum in Mizner Park. This is the first faculty exhibit to be held at the Museum. The Art School, The Artists’ Guild and Museum in Mizner Park make up the expanded cultural campus of Boca Raton Museum of Art dedicated to excellence in all its endeavors, through its collections, exhibitions and educational opportunities. The Rickie Report is pleased to share the details about the Opening Reception, Upcoming Workshops and a sneak peek at the Faculty Artists.
Boca Museum Art School
Art School “Faculty Exhibit”
Boca Raton Museum of Art in Mizner Park
Opening reception: Tuesday, January 27, 6 – 8 pm
Exhibit runs January 26 to April 5, 2015
Check these sites for special talks and events during the exhibit:
Irvin Lippman, Executive Director of The Boca Raton Museum of Art has invited to the Art School faculty to exhibit at the Museum in Mizner Park. This is the first faculty exhibit to be held at the Museum in Mizner Park. The Art School, The Artists’ Guild and Museum in Mizner Park make up the expanded cultural campus of Boca Raton Museum of Art dedicated to excellence in all its endeavors, through its collections, exhibitions and educational opportunities.
Saturday Workshops focus on a specific technique or medium.
Each workshop can be an excellent introduction to a new medium to enrich your artwork, refresh your skills or re-ignite your creativity!
Saturday, January 17
Improve and refresh your drawing skills. Gain a fresh approach and confidence in your drawing abilities and reinforce previous experiences in drawing regardless of the subject matter.
#8.88 Saturday, January 17: 9 AM –NOON
#8.89 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Instructor: Jane McIntyre
Tuition $85 per session $160 both sessions
Lost Wax Casting
Learn the process of lost wax casting as you create one finished piece of jewelry or small sculpture. Students (a) create the wax model (b) spruing and invest the model (c) burn out the model in the kiln oven (d) prepare the molten metal (e) pour the metal (f) open the jacket and clean the cast.
#8.42 Saturday & Sunday, January 17 & 18: NOON – 5:00 PM
Instructor: Don Dietz
Tuition $230, Material fee: $50
Introduction to Printmaking
Students create their own monotypes and relief prints; learn how to use the printing press and discover the processes of old masters and contemporary artists.
#8.72 Saturday, January 17: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Instructor: Ron Garrett
Tuition $60, Material fee: $5.00
Before the invention of the graphite pencil artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci and Raphael use silverpoint to create fine line finished drawings. Silverpoint is a drawing instrument made of a pointed silver metal tip encased in a holder of stylus. Drawn on specially prepared surface as the silver oxidizes over time the lines of silver develop a beautiful patina. Students will create their own silverpoint drawings on gessoed paper.
Instructor: Pavel Ouporov
#8.71 Saturday, January 17,: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Tuition $90, Material fee: $20.00
Sunday, January 25
Foundations of Color
Through a series of engaging exercises students will learn about the basics of color and principles of color theory. Explore hue, value, intensity, the gray scale color and delve into mixing colors and learn how color interacts.
#8.86 Sunday, January 25 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ½ hour lunch break
Instructor: Carla Golembe
Tuition: $90, Material fee: $15
Introducing the use of pastels in a painting / drawing. Learn to develop a good under painting and layering colors to produce a luminous painting in pastels.
#8.85 Sunday, January 25: NOON – 4 PM
Instructor: Jane McIntyre
Silver Soldering: Rings
#8.76 Sunday, January 25, noon to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa Johnson
Tuition $100, Material fee $25
Explore how to fabricate and design a ring. Students will create one ring as they learn basic soldering and other techniques to make rings. Demonstrations include soldering, creating textured surfaces and patinas.
Check the website or facebook for special talks and events during the exhibit, www.bocamuseum.org/artschool or http://www.facebook.com/bocaschool
For more details about Classes, Workshops and Lectures please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
561-392-2503 or http://www.bocamuseum.org/artschool
801 west palmetto park road boca raton, fl