COLOR, SHAPE, PATTERN: SUMMER CAMP ART KITS
Starting June 16 we have Summer Camp Kits for students to take home! While we’ll miss having you here, we still want to bring our activities to you. Reserve a kit HERE.
OIL PAINTING WITH DONNA BLAND
Join artist and instructor, Donna Bland, for an unforgettable and informative art adventure in value study, color mixing, and design while creating a beautiful landscape painting. Donna’s follow-along technique takes each student from a sketch to a finished oil painting each day. Reserve your spot HERE.
PAINTING THE HEARTLAND WITH LARRY DEGRAFF
Focus on painting the subtle but profoundly moving midwest landscape in this two-day workshop with artist, Larry DeGraff. You will learn all the basics of painting the landscape along with DeGraff’s special tips to help you create drama while mastering the midwest greens. CLICK HERE to learn more and reserve your spot in this workshop.
BEE CREATIVE: FRIDA KAHLO INSPIRED PORTRAITS
Students will get the opportunity to create a mixed media portrait inspired by Frida Kahlo’s art and techniques. When students come to class they’ll have their photo taken, then print a black and white version to use in their collage. Reserve your spot HERE.
BEE CREATIVE: CREATE A CREATURE – ALEBRIJES!
Create your very own creature from your imagination! Students will get the chance to work with paper mache to form and paint there own imaginary creature. Reserve your spot HERE.
BEE CREATIVE: FIBER FIESTA COLLAGES
Join us for another workshop with Bee Creative! Students will create a fiber collage on canvas in this class, with a focus on our quilt exhibition.
ARTIST’S CHOICE: BLENDING TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP WITH WANDA TAYLOR
During this colored pencil workshop, students will experiment with blending colored pencils with various solvents. Bring your regular supplies for colored pencil workshops as Wanda will be providing an assortment of blenders and blending mediums. CLICK HERE.
PORTRAIT DRAWING WORKSHOP WITH CODY WHEELOCK
In this exciting workshop, students will tackle the elusive subject of portrait drawing with artist, Cody Wheelock. Cody will cover the fundamentals of portraiture in charcoal, discussing how to get accurate proportions, attain a proper likeness, achieve volumetric structure, value rendering techniques, how to animate the drawing with a sense of life, and more. CLICK HERE.
FABRIC STASH JEWELRY WORKSHOP WITH LORI TRIPLETT
Create jewelry from your own fabric stash using the durable Kraft-Tex. Learn a variety of techniques to make jewelry for your lifestyle and taste. Techniques demonstrated include applique, paper piecing, quilting, and more.
WEST AFRICAN INDIGO RESIST AND DYE WORKSHOP WITH LORI TRIPLETT
Learn four different indigo resist dyeing techniques: wrap, bean wrap, stitch, and hand-painted resist. Participants will each receive a kit that allows them to leave with one yard of fabric dyed and ready for your next quilt. Learn more HERE.
PAINTED POSTER STUDY WITH CODY WHEELOCK
Learn how you can vastly improve your paintings by developing a consistent poster study practice. A poster study is a small, quickly executed painting that captures the essence of a subject. Instructor Cody Wheelock will introduce students to the concept of poster studies, provide demonstrations, and explain how to set up your own practice. Register HERE.
POT OF GOLD ANNUAL AUCTION ONLINE
We will be hosting our annual fundraiser online this year! We have lots of exciting things to auction this year and you won’t want to miss it!
MAH JONGG MANIA 2020
Join us in the Terrace dining room for a Mah Jongg tournament with your friends. To learn more and reserve your spot CLICK HERE.
The facilities of The Albrecht-Kemper are available for rent by individuals, organizations, and groups for private or public special events. Find out more information on the Facility Info page. To plan an event at the Museum, contact Laura Lawson, Director of Catering & Special Events, at (816) 233-7003 ext. 305, or firstname.lastname@example.org at least 3 weeks in advance.