The following opportunities are intended for Elementary, Middle School and High School Teachers, though all are welcome! Join professional artist Gordon Kellenberger or teacher Susan Macumber in the following art courses.
Register today! Course #204866
June 26-29, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Daily activities will include practices to spark your imagination with new ideas, such as: immersive nature hikes, plein air drawing, sketchbook inspiration, and experimental approaches in the stu- dio using drawing and painting techniques. A variety of drawing and painting surfaces will also be explored. Each day will include a demonstration and discussion of a topic, followed by plenty of participant’s work time. Guest Artist: Jill Estelle Harper
Registration Deadline: June 26, 2023 • Credits: 2.0
Fees: Licensure Renewal $280; Drake and Morningside $560
Clay and the American Raku Processes
Register today! Course #204980
June 12-16, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
This class will focus on learning hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques that can be used to teach ceramics to students of any age, K - 12 can learn and be successful. Advanced Wheel throwing techniques will also be discussed. The class will also focus on the Raku process. Participants will explore traditional Raku, Horsehair Raku, and Naked Raku. Participants will create their own ceramic art works using the hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques demonstrated in this class; they then will patriciate in Raku firings to experience the Raku processes. Ample studio time will be provided. Guest artist: Kirk Niehouse
Registration Deadline: June 5, 2023 • Credits: 2.0
Fees: Licensure Renewal $345; Drake and Morningside $625
Exploring Textile Printing and Dyeing
Register Today! Course #204652
June 19-23, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Learn a variety of printing and dyeing techniques using soy wax, an environmentally friendly product that is safer to use than traditional wax mixtures. Guest Artist: Joan Webster-Vore
Registration Deadline: June 12, 2023 • Credits: 2.0
Fees: Licensure Renewal $340; Drake and Morningside $620