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Ceramics 19 Events

Drawing 1 Event

Painting 15 Events

Mixed Media 4 Events

Other 2 Events

Photography 2 Events

16
Jun
2021

Introduction to Woodturning

June 16, 2021 9:00 am - June 18, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): John Tagliarini
$375 (Members); $425 (Non-Members)

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Turn beautiful and functional items from wood. We will develop the skills necessary to turn beads, coves, and straight cuts.

16
Jun
2021

Free the Art!

June 16, 2021 10:00 am - June 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Instructor(s):
FREE!

Free the Art! Camp for Macon and Jackson County Residents

Join us for our annual summer kick-off to all things kid creative. This 3-day summer youth workshop allows our younger artistis (ages 7-12) to explore drawing, painting, mixed-media, and more!

Free the Art! runs from 10am - 1pm on June 16th, 17th, and 18th for young artists ages 7-12. And like the name says, it's FREE!

19
Jun
2021

Three Potters Symposium

June 19, 2021 10:00 am -4:00 am
Instructor(s): Matt Schiemann, Takuro Shibata, Hitomi Shibata
$60 (Members); $110 (Non-Members)

The Bascom welcomes Matt Schiemann, Takuro Shibata, and Hitomi Shibata for our 11th annual Three Potters Symposium.

23
Jun
2021

The Keys to Better Painting

June 23, 2021 10:00 am - June 25, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Armand Cabrera
$425 (Members); $475 (Non-Members)

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This workshop will focus on key solutions to issues many artists struggle with, mixing clean color, seeing light and dark values correctly, and designing interesting compositions.

23
Jun
2021

Kid Kollective: Collaborative Mural & Sculpture Project

June 23, 2021 10:00 am - June 25, 2021 1:00 pm
Instructor(s):
$175.00

Great minds work together! Young artists will work in a collaborative environment to create large scale works of art to be displayed in the Eckerd Children’s Gallery throughout the summer. Working together to create something amazing is fun and challenging. Build those creative skills with The Bascom this summer!

This 3-day summer youth workshop is for young artists ages 7-12 and runs from 10am - 1pm on June 23rd, 24th and 25th.

Scholarships are available. Please visit our Scholarship page to apply.

25
Jun
2021

The Masks We Wear

June 25, 2021 10:00 am - June 27, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Kelly Thiel
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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Historically, masks have been used in theatre for centuries for plays and special performances. The Covid-19 global pandemic then required us to wear a different type of mask daily, and many people became comfortable hiding behind their masks. Let’s get back to the more fun and dramatic types of masks used in plays and performances, and create some alter egos!

07
Jul
2021

Low Light and Night Sky Photography

July 7, 2021 - July 9, 2021
Instructor(s): Ben Bookout
$375 (Members); $425 (Non-Members)

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This course will be a study in image making in low light. This condition may be indoors, at dusk and dawn and at night. We will concentrate on with some ambient light and conditions with very little light.

09
Jul
2021

Wall Sculptures & Installations

July 9, 2021 10:00 am - July 11, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Barry Gregg
$400 (Members); $450 (Non-Members)

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Participants in this 3-day, hands-on workshop will learn about and create sculptural forms with function for individual wall pieces or installations.

13
Jul
2021

Painting Smarter, Not Harder

July 13, 2021 9:00 am - July 16, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Bill Davidson
$650 (Members); $700 (Non-Members)

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In this workshop, we will explore techniques to paint smarter (not harder), to see better, and to eliminate confusing mental thoughts that might hamper your creative process.

14
Jul
2021

Artistic Anecdotes: Visual Storytelling with Digital Photography

July 14, 2021 10:00 am - July 16, 2021 1:00 pm
Instructor(s):
$175.00

Get ready for a high-tech creative experience with digital art. Students will learn how artists use digital technology to create amazing images, and even short films. Students will nurture their creativity and free their imagination to visually narrate a story while learning about the fundamentals of camera operation, and image editing software. The students will leave with a 13” x 19” archival inkjet print.

This 3-day summer youth workshop is for young artists ages 7-12 and runs from 10am - 1pm on July 14th, 15th, and 16th.

Scholarships are available. Please visit our Scholarship page to apply. 

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