Art

Botanicals Paper Collage Workshop —2018-08-22 through 2018-08-22$59—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, Aug 22, Great Lakes Campus rm 103. Do you like to create your own artwork for your home or gifting? Using botanicals as the subject matter, you will design a captivating paper collage on a 2 x 2 Masonite board with gel medium, acrylics, reference photos and torn paper. You will be provided with a basic underpainting and learn how to apply torn and painted collage through demonstration and hands-on guidance. Use reference photos, art materials and a 2 x 2 Masonite board. Leave with a beautiful, finished work of art that can be framed. All materials included.

  • Seats available: Approximately 21. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  — Maps
  • Course ID =287674049
Painting the Bay in Watercolor—2018-07-31 through 2018-08-01$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues and Wed, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm 112. Grand Traverse Bay is full of spectacular scenes to paint. Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced painter, do not miss this opportunity to create your own watercolor scene inspired by our local landscape. Learn techniques to execute a successful landscape painting using color, composition and value. Bring a sketchbook, pencil and camera to the first class as you will go outside and capture a favorite scene to paint in the following class. All other materials supplied.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 18. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  — Maps
  • Course ID =287654054
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPique Assiette Flower Pot Mosaic—2018-07-16 through 2018-07-30$89—Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-8 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 126. Pique Assiette or picassiette is a French term meaning stolen from the plate. Enjoy this popular form of mosaic art and find ways to repurpose broken crockery, figurines, plates, tiles, jewelry, buttons or beads, as you create a keepsake terra cotta flower pot. Learn to cut crockery, apply pieces to a terra cotta pot with a thin set mortar, and then finish with grout. Some supplies will be available, but please come prepared with personal items to use to decorate your pot, making it unique to you.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287659007
Printmaking Explorations—2018-08-14 through 2018-08-21$129—Face to FaceView Details

Tues-Thurs-Tues, 9am - Noon, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 132. Join renowned artist, Glenn Wolff, to gain the fundamental workings of a printmaking studio. Learn how to prepare a block and plate for print, etch a metal plate, print an etching and do block printing on a press. Explore inks and papers used in printmaking and basic studio etiquette. Plus enjoy access to the NMC Art Department print drawers of past work to examine various techniques that may inspire your designs. Open to anyone 16 years and older.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287658864
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPique Assiette Flower Pot Mosaic—2018-07-16 through 2018-07-30$89—Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-8 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 126. Pique Assiette or picassiette is a French term meaning stolen from the plate. Enjoy this popular form of mosaic art and find ways to repurpose broken crockery, figurines, plates, tiles, jewelry, buttons or beads, as you create a keepsake terra cotta flower pot. Learn to cut crockery, apply pieces to a terra cotta pot with a thin set mortar, and then finish with grout. Some supplies will be available, but please come prepared with personal items to use to decorate your pot, making it unique to you.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287659007
Painting the Bay in Watercolor—2018-07-31 through 2018-08-01$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues and Wed, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm 112. Grand Traverse Bay is full of spectacular scenes to paint. Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced painter, do not miss this opportunity to create your own watercolor scene inspired by our local landscape. Learn techniques to execute a successful landscape painting using color, composition and value. Bring a sketchbook, pencil and camera to the first class as you will go outside and capture a favorite scene to paint in the following class. All other materials supplied.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 18. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  — Maps
  • Course ID =287654054
Printmaking Explorations—2018-08-14 through 2018-08-21$129—Face to FaceView Details

Tues-Thurs-Tues, 9am - Noon, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 132. Join renowned artist, Glenn Wolff, to gain the fundamental workings of a printmaking studio. Learn how to prepare a block and plate for print, etch a metal plate, print an etching and do block printing on a press. Explore inks and papers used in printmaking and basic studio etiquette. Plus enjoy access to the NMC Art Department print drawers of past work to examine various techniques that may inspire your designs. Open to anyone 16 years and older.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287658864
Botanicals Paper Collage Workshop —2018-08-22 through 2018-08-22$59—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, Aug 22, Great Lakes Campus rm 103. Do you like to create your own artwork for your home or gifting? Using botanicals as the subject matter, you will design a captivating paper collage on a 2 x 2 Masonite board with gel medium, acrylics, reference photos and torn paper. You will be provided with a basic underpainting and learn how to apply torn and painted collage through demonstration and hands-on guidance. Use reference photos, art materials and a 2 x 2 Masonite board. Leave with a beautiful, finished work of art that can be framed. All materials included.

  • Seats available: Approximately 21. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  — Maps
  • Course ID =287674049
Section Navigation