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January 2020

2019-10-1410:00

Nid: 6390

School's Out FREE Mondays

Begins 10/14/2019, Ends 02/17/2020

1 , 10:00 AM-04:00 PM

 

 

School’s Out FREE Monday: (Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 01/20, 10AM-4PM with Art Activities from 10AM-3PM):

Join the CMA for our School’s Out FREE Mondays. Looking for something fun & educational to do with your family or friends on Martin Luther King Jr. Day? The Canton Museum of Art has just the thing! MLK Day at the CMA offers FREE admission, MAKE&TAKE art activities and more featuring our current exhibit - Crowns: Crossing into Motherhood.  Enjoy printmaking fun inspired by our Yuko Kimura exhibit, and try your hand at creating miniature watercolors inspired by our Alice Schille exhibit.  

 


 

 

Throughout the year the Museum will host 3 “School’s Out-FREE Mondays”:

 

Columbus Day - October 14 - Thanks to everyone who attended!  Be sure to come back for MLK DAY and PRESIDENT'S DAY!

 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - January 20

 

President’s Day – February 17

 

 

Each one will feature FREE admission, MAKE&TAKE art activities and more! Keep the entire household busy with a morning or afternoon of artful experiences at NO cost!

All School's Out FREE Mondays DO NOT require pre-registration.

FREE
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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

 

FEBRUARY 7th, 2020 

We "HEART" First Friday -

Join the CMA to celebrate February’s First Friday with FREE admission to view our exciting Winter Exhibits, from 10AM-8PM, and a special MAKE&TAKE art activity from 6PM-8PM featuring Valentine’s Day watercolor cards inspired by Artist Jim Dine’s watercolor, “Untitled (Hearts)”, from CMA’s Permanent Collection. Come make your own piece of ART for someone special!

 

 

MARCH 6th, 2020 

School of Art First Friday -

This First Friday will see CMA's School of Art shine.  Ever wondered what CMA's School of Art is all about?  Then this First Friday is perfect for you!  Enjoy FREE admission all day from 10AM-8PM and explore displays of School of Art student work plus School of Art Instructor demos from 6PM-8PM.  Learn more about School of Art Classes and Workshops by clicking here.

 

 

APRIL 3rd, 2020 

Stark County High School Art Exhibit Awards Ceremony -

Learn more by clicking here.

 

 

MAY 1st, 2020 

Merv Corning Exhibit Opening Reception and Gallery Dedication -

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

 

 

FREE
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2020-01-0513:30

Nid: 6463

Classic Watercolor

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/05/2020, Ends 02/09/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-04-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-0513:30

Nid: 6465

Pen and Ink Drawing

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/05/2020, Ends 02/09/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-04-2020

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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2020-01-0718:00

Nid: 6454

Digital Photography

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/07/2020, Ends 02/11/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-05-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-0718:30

Nid: 6441

Advanced Ceramics

Advanced

Begins 01/07/2020, Ends 03/24/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-05-2020

12 Tuesdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Bill Shearrow

Students with a firm foundation in basic technical skills will enjoy this class. Form, surface design, glazing, and firing will be explored in greater depth during this class. Advanced students with five sessions or the equivalent, (or working at a level determined to be advanced by the instructor) will be required to do their own firing in cooperation with the Canton Ceramic Artists Guild to deepen their understanding of the process.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
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2020-01-0810:00

Nid: 6437

Classic Ceramics 10:00am Wednesdays

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/08/2020, Ends 03/25/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-06-2020

12 Wednesdays, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Glazing techniques will be taught, finished ware will be discussed, and demonstrations will be given.

*Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $40.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Beginning students may also purchase a pottery tool kit ($13.50) from the CMA
*Both clay and ceramics tools can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
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2020-01-0818:00

Nid: 6456

Stone Set Jewelry

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/08/2020, Ends 02/12/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-06-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-0818:00

Nid: 6459

Classic Drawing

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/08/2020, Ends 02/12/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-06-2020

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

Room 101

Instructor: Kit Palencar

Enjoy the creative processes of drawing from life. In this exciting, hands-on class students will view demonstrations, learn to use various techniques while working with artist, Kit Palencar. Kit will tailor instruction to your individual needs and interests. All experience levels welcome.

*Cost includes all supplies

$110.00
(Cost for Members: $88.00)
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2020-01-0818:30

Nid: 6436

Classic Ceramics 6:30pm Wednesdays

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/08/2020, Ends 03/25/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-06-2020

12 Wednesdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Bill Shearrow

Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Glazing techniques will be taught, finished ware will be discussed, and demonstrations will be given.

*Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $40.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Beginning students may also purchase a pottery tool kit ($13.50) from the CMA
*Both clay and ceramics tools can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
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2020-01-0910:00

Nid: 6438

Classic Ceramics 10:00am Thursdays

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/09/2020, Ends 03/26/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-07-2020

12 Thursdays, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Glazing techniques will be taught, finished ware will be discussed, and demonstrations will be given.

*Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $40.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Beginning students may also purchase a pottery tool kit ($13.50) from the CMA
*Both clay and ceramics tools can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
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2020-01-0912:30

Nid: 6439

Classic Ceramics 12:30pm Thursdays

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/09/2020, Ends 03/26/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-07-2020

12 Thursdays, 12:30 PM-02:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Glazing techniques will be taught, finished ware will be discussed, and demonstrations will be given.

*Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $40.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Beginning students may also purchase a pottery tool kit ($13.50) from the CMA
*Both clay and ceramics tools can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
1

2020-01-0918:00

Nid: 6452

Screen Printing

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/09/2020, Ends 02/13/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-07-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-0918:00

Nid: 6487

Character Illustration

Designed for grades 1-4

Begins 01/09/2020, Ends 02/13/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-07-2020

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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2020-01-0918:30

Nid: 6440

Classic Ceramics 6:30pm Thursdays

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/09/2020, Ends 03/26/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-07-2020

12 Thursdays, 06:30 PM-08:30 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Kim Eggleston-Kraus

Beginning students will be taught the basics of hand-building and wheel-work while intermediate students will refine their skills. Individual projects will include functional pottery and decorative work. Glazing techniques will be taught, finished ware will be discussed, and demonstrations will be given.

*Additional costs, not included with class cost:
*All CMA ceramics students are required to purchase their clay from the CMA; the cost is $40.00 for 25 pounds of clay and includes cost of glazes and firing.
*Beginning students may also purchase a pottery tool kit ($13.50) from the CMA
*Both clay and ceramics tools can be purchased during the first day of class and throughout the session as needed.

$170.00
(Cost for Members: $136.00)
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2020-01-1110:30

Nid: 6489

Art FUNdamentals

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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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2020-01-1111:00

Nid: 6467

Classic Oil Painting Beginner

Beginner

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-1111:00

Nid: 6468

Classic Oil Painting Intermediate

Intermediate

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-1111:45

Nid: 6491

Artful Printmaking

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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

Room 101

Instructor: Morgan Choffin & Amy Brown

Explore printmaking like never before! Imagine, create, and grow as an emerging young artist while making original artworks inspired by the prints on display by Yuko Kimura. Through this fun and hands on class students will use their imaginations to learn about the history of printmaking and create a monoprint, relief, stencil, linocut, and more!

*Cost includes all supplies

$55.00
(Cost for Members: $44.00)
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2020-01-1113:15

Nid: 6493

My First Art Class

Designed for grades Pre-K or Kindergarten & Adult

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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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2020-01-1113:15

Nid: 6495

Creative Clay

Designed for grades 1-4 or 5-8

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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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2020-01-1114:30

Nid: 6461

Classic Acrylic

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/11/2020, Ends 02/15/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-09-2020

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

Room 102

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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2020-01-2818:00

Nid: 6480

Creative Lettering

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/28/2020, Ends 01/28/2020

Deadline to Register: 01-26-2020

1 Tuesday, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Amy Brown

Have you been intrigued by hand lettering seen on invitations, journals, or art? Curious to give it a try but think that you can't because your regular handwriting is lacking? Then this class is for you! Join us for an evening of drawing letters in this fun workshop where you will learn to develop your own writing into new styles to create beautiful lettered projects.

*Cost includes all supplies

$20.00
(Cost for Members: $15.00)
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