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March 2020

2020-01-0318:00

Nid: 6273

FIRST FRIDAYS AT THE CMA

Begins 01/03/2020, Ends 12/04/2020

Deadline to Register: 12-04-2020

1 , 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

 

APRIL 3rd, 2020 - CANCELLED

Stark County High School Art Exhibit Awards Ceremony has been cancelled due to CMA's COVID-19 Precautions.  

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MAY 1st, 2020 (FREE admission from 10AM-8PM)

Merv Corning Exhibit Opening Reception and Gallery Dedication -

More details to come, check back soon!  Learn about the Merv Corning Exhibit by clicking here.

 

 

JUNE 5th, 2020  (FREE admission from 10AM-8PM)

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JULY 3rd, 2020  (FREE admission from 10AM-8PM)

Summer Madness -

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AUGUST 7th, 2020  

CMA will be CLOSED on August's First Friday for Hall of Fame Festivities.  

 

 

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2020-03-2213:30

Nid: 6464

Classic Watercolor

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/22/2020, Ends 05/03/2020, no class 4/12/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-20-2020

6 Sundays, 01:30 PM-03:30 PM

Instructor: Ted Lawson

Explore the versatility of watercolor painting at the CMA! Beginners will learn basic painting techniques. More experienced students will be able to work independently with feedback from the instructor.

*Supply list available the first day of class. Cost NOT included (approximately $55 or less depending on supplies already owned)

$108.00
(Cost for Members: $86.00)
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2020-03-2213:30

Nid: 6466

Pen and Ink Drawing

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/22/2020, Ends 05/03/2020, no class 4/12/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-20-2020

6 Sundays, 01:30 PM-03:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Douglas Laubacher

Learn the fundamentals of pen and ink by exploring all aspects of this unique, black and white medium with the help of a professional illustrator, Dough Laubacher. By utilizing different tools such as; traditional dipping pens and brushes. Students will learn stippling, crosshatching, feathering, and ink wash techniques. Emphasis is placed on experimentation, culminating in a small, finished work at the end of the six week session. All experience levels welcome.

*Cost includes all supplies

$115.00
(Cost for Members: $92.00)
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2020-03-2418:00

Nid: 6455

Digital Photography

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/24/2020, Ends 04/28/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-22-2020

6 Tuesdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Instructor: Michael Barath

Learn to see like a photographer and go from taking snapshots to purposeful, well-composed images that reflect your personal vision. Master the buttons and dials on your camera and shoot in modes other than Auto. This course introduces participants to the creative and technical possibilities of digital photography. Topics include camera operation, shutter speed, aperture, ISO, white balance, and composition. New and Experienced Photographers are welcome!

*Please bring a digital camera that has a manual mode – DSLR, mirror less, some point-and-shoots and a card reader.

$110.00
(Cost for Members: $88.00)
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2020-03-2518:00

Nid: 6457

Classic Jewelry

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/25/2020, Ends 04/29/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-23-2020

6 Wednesdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Instructor: Alex Draven

Create a custom piece of your own design! In this 6 week class you will learn how to design and then create a piece of jewelry to treasure always. Course covers hot & cold connections, piercing, stone setting and other metalsmithing techniques. No experience needed, all levels welcome.

*Cost includes all supplies

$120.00
(Cost for Members: $96.00)
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2020-03-2518:00

Nid: 6460

Portraiture Drawing

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/25/2020, Ends 04/29/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-23-2020

6 Wednesdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Kit Palencar

Intimidated by drawing portraits and want to improve your skills? Then this class is for you! Discover how to capture and bring life to the human face. Learn how to use a variety of techniques and work with teacher, Kit Palencar, who will teach you how to capture someone's likeness in this six week hands-on session. All experience levels welcome.

*Cost includes all supplies

$110.00
(Cost for Members: $88.00)
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2020-03-2618:00

Nid: 6453

Screen Printing

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/26/2020, Ends 04/30/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-24-2020

6 Thursdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Instructor: Zachary Lee Clifford

The CMA is introducing a brand new silk screen printmaking class! Have fun exploring this stencil process while utilizing reduction printing, resist techniques, and the use of photo emulsion. Learn the basic techniques to make your own limited edition prints while experienced students will be able to work building skills to create zines, posters, t-shirts and more!All skill levels welcome.

*Cost includes most supplies, supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $35 or less depending on supplies already owned)

$149.00
(Cost for Members: $119.00)
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2020-03-2618:00

Nid: 6488

Character Illustration

Designed for grades 5-8

Begins 03/26/2020, Ends 04/30/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-24-2020

6 Thursdays, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Douglas Laubacher

Delve into the mind of an illustrator! Explore what it takes to design unique characters through fundamental drawing, illustration and cartooning techniques. Analyze commercial, cartoon, and fine art to build your understanding of visual language and then put that knowledge to work keeping your own personalized sketchbook. Explore the principles behind style and effectively communicating a message in your art. No prior experience required!

*Cost includes all supplies

$55.00
(Cost for Members: $44.00)
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2020-03-2810:30

Nid: 6490

Art FUNdamentals

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

Room 101

Instructor: Morgan Choffin & Amy Brown

Be inspired by the world around you! Through visits to the Museum galleries and learning about famous artwork, students will learn to build their fundamental artistic skills essential to any artist. Create unique art projects using a variety of drawing and painting art materials. Lessons change every session with experienced certified instructors that work with each student to see them grow, sign up for multiple classes!

*Cost includes all supplies

$55.00
(Cost for Members: $44.00)
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2020-03-2811:00

Nid: 6469

Classic Oil Painting Beginner

Beginner

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 11:00 AM-02:00 PM

Instructor: Frank Dale

In Classic Oil Painting Beginner learn introductory classical oil painting using the multi-layered painting approach called Flemish Technique. Whether you are an experienced oil painter wanting to learn a new style of painting, or wanting to learn a new medium by an acclaimed artist --this class is for you! Class participants will share in the experience of painting a single image. The finished painting will have a finely rendered classical appearance and be ready for framing.

*Each participant is required to use Frank Dale’s personally picked materials for this class.
Classic Oil Painting - Beginner
*First time students-The class price includes all materials a kit worth over $136 (which you keep when the class is finished)
* 18 hours of class instruction pricing: $86 (Cost for Members $69) +$136 for materials

$222.00
(Cost for Members: $205.00)
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2020-03-2811:00

Nid: 6470

Classic Oil Painting Intermediate

Intermediate

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 11:00 AM-02:00 PM

Instructor: Frank Dale

In Classic Oil Painting Intermediate continue to sharpen and build your skills using Flemish Technique oil painting with instructor, Frank Dale. Utilizing new and more advanced imagery take your painting to a whole new level!

Classic Oil Painting - Intermediate
*Prerequisite (Beginning Oil Painting)
*Please bring your kits to class on the first day
*Class price includes: $80 worth of materials
*18 hours of class instruction: $86 (Cost for Members $69) +$80 for materials

$166.00
(Cost for Members: $149.00)
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2020-03-2811:45

Nid: 6492

Drawing 101

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 11:45 AM-12:45 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Morgan Choffin & Amy Brown

Love to draw and want to improve your skills? This class is for you! Students enrolled in this course will learn fundamental drawing techniques from observation and other sources, using a variety of materials such as charcoal, pencil, graphite, and pastels. Learn how to use value, perspective, shading, line, texture and more.

*Cost includes all supplies

$55.00
(Cost for Members: $44.00)
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2020-03-2813:15

Nid: 6494

My First Art Class

Designed for grades Pre-K or Kindergarten & Adult

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 01:15 PM-02:15 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Morgan Choffin & Amy Brown

Parents, come play with your little artists as we draw, paint, sculpt, and create! Each week, students will gain inspiration while learning about a master artist and create their very own masterpieces! Enjoy learning and playing with your little ones as we introduce them to the exciting world of art.

*Adults are free with child
*Cost includes all supplies

$55.00
(Cost for Members: $44.00)
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2020-03-2813:15

Nid: 6496

Creative Clay

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 01:15 PM-02:30 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Morgan Choffin & Amy Brown

Come explore the endless creativity of clay in this fun and challenging class. Visit the galleries to see famous ceramic pieces first hand, tour the ceramics lab and learn the process that clay goes through from beginning to end. Create functional, decorative, and sculptural pieces to cherish always! (Families will need to make arrangements to pick up fired pieces two weeks after workshop.)

*Cost includes all supplies

$85.00
(Cost for Members: $68.00)
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2020-03-2814:30

Nid: 6462

Classic Acrylic

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/28/2020, Ends 05/02/2020

Deadline to Register: 03-25-2020

6 Saturdays, 02:30 PM-04:30 PM

Instructor: Kit Palencar

Whether you are an experienced painter or beginner wanting to dabble in something more, this class is for you! Learn a variety of acrylic painting techniques through learning how to paint subjects from real life observation. Some drawing experience preferred but not required.

*Cost includes most supplies, supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $25 or less depending on supplies already owned)

$128.00
(Cost for Members: $103.00)
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