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String Art & Sip

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/14/2020, Ends 01/14/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 01/12/2020

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

Room 101

Instructor: erica@cantonart.org

Relax and enjoy friends, wine, and fun while creating your own string art! Now introducing a brand new workshop at CMA, inspired by the exhibit Creative Roots of Ohio. Create an Ohio love design or print out and bring your own idea and template! Choose from a variety of colors for both your wood pallet and string and enjoy the relaxing and creative process without the mess!

*One 12"x 12" wood pallet, materials, wine, and refreshments are included in the cost of the class.
*Please feel free to bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.
*Must be 21 or older to register.

Cost: $40.00 per person (Cost for Members: $32.00)

 

Art For Health & Healing - Finding Mindfulness Through the Art of Motherhood Mandala

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/16/2020, Ends 01/16/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 01/14/2020

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

Room 103

Instructor: amy@cantonart.org

In conjunction with the Art for Health & Healing Program, the Canton Museum of Art welcomes you to a special mindfulness art series that focuses on slowing down, relieving stress, and learning to use creativity to increase awareness of self and be present in the moment. Join our registered art therapist, Amy Hope, as she directs you through using an intuitive process to create a mandala on a circular canvas. Mandala’s have been found throughout the centuries. They can be found in architecture and art forms all around the world. Use mixed media techniques, color, and shapes as a form of self-expression. Prior art experience is not necessary, but an open mind is always helpful!

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $28.00 per person (Cost for Members: $22.00)

 

Felted Figures

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/19/2020, Ends 01/19/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 01/17/2020

1 Sunday, 01:30 PM-04:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: KIm Anderson

Inspired by CMA's current exhibit Crowns: Crossing into Motherhood where the artwork focuses on exploring varying maternal experiences. Create a felted figure that is an ornament sized needle felted fairy, angel, or mother. Using special needles and wool roving even beginners can create a fabulous felted creation. No experience necessary!

*Cost includes all supplies (Includes $20 worth of materials)

Cost: $48.00 per person (Cost for Members: $38.00)

 

Creative Lettering

All Skill Levels

Begins 01/28/2020, Ends 01/28/2020 - Register

*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

Cost: $20.00 per person (Cost for Members: $15.00)

 

Sound Wave Paint & Sip

All Skill Levels

Begins 02/11/2020, Ends 02/11/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 02/09/2020

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

Room 101

Instructor: erica@cantonart.org

Relax and enjoy friends, wine and fun while creating a personal abstract masterpiece full of love! Now introducing a brand new workshop at CMA inspired by the exhibit Crowns: Crossing into Motherhood. Create a painting from a sound wave recorded by you. Simply record a simple phrase like "I love you" by a child or loved one showing their appreciation for mom or that special person in your life (or any phrase you like). Choose your own colors and enjoy the endless creative and spontaneous possibilities as the heart felt message comes to life on your canvas . Our artist will guide you step-by-step through the process while you enjoy wine, music and a great time!

*One 16" x 20"canvas, materials, wine, and refreshments are included in the cost of the class.
*Please feel free to bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.
*Must be 21 or older to register.
*Directions on how to record and bring your sound wave on a simple app will be sent through email after registration.

Cost: $35.00 per person (Cost for Members: $26.00)

 

Felted Soap

All Skill Levels

Begins 02/16/2020, Ends 02/16/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 02/14/2020

1 Sunday, 01:30 PM-04:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: KIm Anderson

Good clean fun! Enjoy the creation yourself or make a unique handmade gift for a special someone. The wool covering on the soap cleans and gently exfoliates your skin. Design the soap in your favorite sports team colors, home decor or stay with all natural colors. Make 3 scented soaps.

*Please bring an old bath towel, hand towel and plastic bag to take your artwork home in.
*$10 worth of materials included in class cost

Cost: $28.00 per person (Cost for Members: $22.00)

 

Art For Health & Healing - Finding Mindfulness Through the Art of Motherhood Soul Collage

All Skill Levels

Begins 02/20/2020, Ends 02/20/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 02/18/2020

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

Room 103

Instructor: amy@cantonart.org

In conjunction with the Art for Health & Healing Program, the Canton Museum of Art welcomes you to a special mindfulness art series that focuses on slowing down, relieving stress, and learning to use creativity to increase awareness of self and be present in the moment. Inspired by the exhibit Crowns: Crossing into Motherhood, join our registered art therapist, Amy Hope, as she directs you through reflecting on your personal journey of motherhood through collage. What does motherhood look like to you? The ups and downs, joys and pains. Find mindfulness through the power of art.

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $20.00 per person (Cost for Members: $16.00)

 

All About Mom: Mom Yoga and Children's Workshop

Designed for adults and grades PK-4

Begins 03/01/2020, Ends 03/01/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 02/28/2020

1 Sunday, 02:00 PM-03:00 PM

Room 101, Gallery

Instructor: Kat Francis, Amy Brown

Calling all Moms! Who needs some me time, self-care, and appreciation? In this unique program, bring another parent/adult to hang out with your kids in the art classroom to create a heartfelt piece of artwork celebrating their appreciation and love all about you! While the kiddos are busy with art making, moms can enjoy some much needed relaxation through a casual stroll through the CMA's current exhibit Crowns: Crossing into Motherhood where the artwork focuses on exploring varying maternal experiences and the sometimes unrealistic expectations of being a “perfect mother” explored through beautifully crafted, sculptural works of art. Then enjoy a session of yoga. Come and breathe, move, laugh and just be yourself with other moms!

*Price per family (One Mom for yoga + one joining Adult and up to 5 Kids (grades PK - 4) for art activity)
*Please bring your own yogo mat
*Cost includes all supplies except yoga mat

Cost: $30.00 per person (Cost for Members: $24.00)

 

Make Your Own Mug and Carpe Diem Coffee Shop Coffee Tasting Workshop

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/11/2020, Ends 03/11/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 03/09/2020

1 Wednesday, 05:30 PM-08:00 PM

Room 101

Instructor: Laura Kolinski-Schultz

Create your own fun and functional ceramic mug while learning about the fantastic flavors of coffee and all it has to offer! A professional barista from Canton's own Carpe Diem Coffee Shop will guide you through a taste testing of different coffees. While sipping on your favorite flavors learn how to make a personalized drinking mug of your very own using stoneware clay and basic hand building techniques. All levels of experience are welcome. (Students will need to make arrangements to pick up fired pieces two weeks after workshop.)

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $40.00 per person (Cost for Members: $32.00)

 

Fluid Art Paint & Sip

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/17/2020, Ends 03/17/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 03/15/2020

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

Room 101

Instructor: erica@cantonart.org

Relax and enjoy friends, wine and fun while creating an abstract fluid art painting using acrylic pouring techniques. There's nothing more satisfying than watching the paint spill across the surface. Choose your own colors and enjoy the endless creative and spontaneous possibilities as the paint interacts to produce different effects. Our artist will guide you step-by-step through the process while you enjoy wine, music and a great time!

*One 12"x 12" canvas, materials, wine, and refreshments are included in the cost of the class.
*Please feel free to bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.
*Must be 21 or older to register.
*Fluid art takes a minimum of 72 hours to dry. Students will need to make arrangements to pick up artwork during museum hours.

Cost: $48.00 per person (Cost for Members: $39.00)

 

Art For Health & Healing - Finding Mindfulness Through the Art of Weaving Tree

All Skill Levels

Begins 03/26/2020, Ends 03/26/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 03/24/2020

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

Room 103

Instructor: amy@cantonart.org

In conjunction with the Art for Health & Healing Program, the Canton Museum of Art welcomes you to a special mindfulness art series that focuses on slowing down, relieving stress, and learning to use creativity to increase awareness of self and be present in the moment. Allow inspiration to flow while creating your own unique circle tree weaving. Join our registered art therapist, Amy Hope, as she teaches you how mindfulness and art switches on the brain and your buried creative power.

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $25.00 per person (Cost for Members: $22.00)

 

Raku Firing 101

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/18/2020, Ends 04/25/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 04/16/2020

2 Saturdays, 10:00 AM-02:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Kim Eggelston-Kraus

The Canton Museum of Art has a new Raku Kiln courtesy of the Canton Ceramics Artists Guild! Learn the fundamentals of Raku firing which is a different firing technique than that of a regular kiln. This process is done outdoors, using a gas kiln. This exciting firing technique involves pulling red hot ceramic ware out of a kiln and placing the ware into a container with combustible materials. During this two-step workshop, students will discuss the process and create their clay pieces on day one and then fire on day two. Students may make and fire up to 3 works. Some clay experience preferred but not required.

*Cost includes all supplies
*Meeting times are 10:00am-2:00pm on 4/18/2020 and 10:00am-5:00pm on 4/25/2020
*Inclement weather makeup day scheduled for May 9th

Cost: $145.00 per person (Cost for Members: $116.00)

 

Art For Health & Healing - Finding Mindfulness Through the Art of Alcohol Ink Collage

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/23/2020, Ends 04/23/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 04/21/2020

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

Room 103

Instructor: amy@cantonart.org

In conjunction with the Art for Health & Healing Program, the Canton Museum of Art welcomes you to a special mindfulness art series that focuses on slowing down, relieving stress, and learning to use creativity to increase awareness of self and be present in the moment. Join our registered art therapist, Amy Hope, as she directs you through building upon your understanding from the first alcohol ink workshop (preferred but not required). Learn how to paint by only using your breath while painting with alcohol inks using yupo paper, then create a unique piece of art by collaging your pieces. Find mindfulness through the power of art.

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $28.00 per person (Cost for Members: $22.00)