This is your opportunity to meet the teachers and check out the classes which will be offered this Fall at the Boca Museum’s Art School. The public is welcome to attend this event on Saturday, August 23rd. Register for a fall course during ‘Open House’ and receive a free one day pass for two to the Boca Museum of Art in Mizner Park. The Rickie Report shares the details and knows that once you see the possibilities, you’ll have a hard time choosing! There are half-term and full-term classes available.
BOCA RATON MUSEUM ART SCHOOL
OPEN HOUSE! for fall adult art classes
Saturday, August 23 1pm – 4pm
801 west palmetto park road, boca raton
* PRINT MAKING
The Boca Museum Art School is hosting an ‘Open House’ on Saturday, August 23rd from 1pm to 4pm. You can meet teachers and learn about art classes for adults, visit the studios and see short demonstrations of pottery throwing, stone carving, print making and other art techniques. Free refreshments and gifts from local art stores. Check the website for additional events to be scheduled for Open House.
Classes start September 8th.
Register for a fall course during ‘open house’ and receive a free one day pass for two to the Boca Museum of Art in Mizner Park.
The Art School offers classes for beginners to experienced artists.
The Art School is building its ceramics department. They have added a few new pottery wheels, a new kiln and will be offering additional evening and Saturday ceramics classes in the Fall.
This fall the Art School is planning a new schedule format. The first term will be split so that adults can register for the full term from Sept 8th to Oct. 26th or register for just half a term and start Sept 8th or September 29th.
New evening classes include painting, beginning drawing, and graphic novels. Misoo Filan, Rahelah Filsoofi, Stephen Futej, and Chris Lopez are joining the excellent faculty.
The Art School has been active on facebook you can like them at http://www.facebook.com/bocaschool
In September will start Saturday afternoon workshops including:
Florida Black Coral Jewelry
Join expert Jeweler, Don Dietz, in this exciting workshop to create your own unique jewelry using Florida black coral. Saturday, September 13, noon – 5:00pm
Introduction to Print-making
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. Saturday, September 13, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Techniques of Oil Painting
Using the artworks in the Boca Museum examine and discuss a range of traditional techniques artists employ for specific effects or creating a mood, including alla prima, scumbling, and using the palette knife. Meets at the Boca Museum. Sunday, October 5, 1:00 pm – 2:30 PM
Egg Tempera Painting
In this hands-on demonstration students learn how to grind the pigments with the egg to make paint and discover how to achieve the luminous surface through layers of thin paint strokes. Saturday, October 11, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fabric Wall Hanging
Learn to make stencils and relief stamps of personal symbols and shapes to print onto dyed fabric to create your own 12” x 18” fabric artwork finished with a bamboo rod for hanging. Saturday, October 11, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Instructor: Andrea Huffman
For more information about the Boca Museum School of Art, please visit: bocamuseum.org/theartschool for information about upcoming art classes or Facebook: www.facebook.com/bocaschool