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The Yellowstone Art Museum invites art enthusiasts and accomplished artists to participate in monthly art classes led by regional artists. Please check back frequently for updates and class information.

Classes

Adult Art Education Calligraphy Workshop

Well-known calligrapher Mary Alice Spencer will guide you through proper techniques for beautiful calligraphy on Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Sign-up online or by calling the Yellowstone Art Museum front desk at 406-256-6804.

Instructor will contact students directly about supply lists.

 

Price: $60.00

Date: September 24, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Adult Art Education Mask-Making Workshop

Create your own unique mask just in time for the Masquerade Party and Halloween on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:30–8:30 p.m! Glenda Brauneis has over 20 years of experience designing and creating costumes for private clients and theaters nationwide. Sign-up online or by calling the YAM front desk at 406-256-6804.

Students will need to bring a $10 supply fee to pay directly to the instructor on the day of class. 

Price: $35.00

Date: October 13, 2016

Available Spaces: 12

Adult Art Education Animal Illustration Workshop

Learn to illustrate fanciful creatures in the half-day workshop led by Maria Isabel Bonilla Uribe on Thursday, October 29, 2016 from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. while being inspired by Unleashed: Critters from the Permanent Collection. Sign-up online or by calling the YAM front desk at 406-256-6804.

Supply List for Students to Bring:

•“Prang” brand watercolors in 8 or 16 colors (available at art supply stores)

•Pencil and eraser

•White cloth for blotting
•Sturdy plastic cup for water

•White plate (plastic or ceramic) to use as a palette

•Synthetic bristle brushes.
(Recommended Taylor or Taklon brand)

Price: $35.00

Date: October 29, 2016

Available Spaces: 7

Adult Art Education Two-Color Watercolor Workshop

Using only two colors, this class will explore how to use values, shapes, and an array of techniques to create exciting watercolor paintings on Saturday, February 25 2017 from 10:00 a.m.–2:00p.m. Sign-up online or by calling the YAM front desk at 406-256-6804.

Supply List for students to bring to class:

•Ultra-marine blue watercolor pigment
--tube or pan

•Burnt Sienna watercolor pigment
—tube or pan
•Round watercolor brushes: one large between size 8 and 12, and a small between size 3 and 6

•Palette for mixing

•9 x 12” watercolor pad of at least 140lb.

•Picture to reference for painting, with great contrast of color and hue

Price: $35.00

Date: February 25, 2017

Available Spaces: 12

Adult Art Education Bead Embroidery Workshop

This fun class will spark your imagination as you learn a variety of sewing techniques using beads and fabric on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 from 10:00–4:00 p.m. Sign-up online or by calling the YAM front desk at 406-256-6804.

Students will need to bring a $30 supply fee to pay directly to the instructor on the day of class. 

Price: $60.00

Date: March 25, 2017

Available Spaces: 12

Adult Art Education Cola Pen Drawing Workshop

Students will create a pen for calligraphy using a recycled soda can on Saturday, May 20 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Local artist Sarah Behrens Lemon will instruct students in this exciting process. Sign-up online or by calling the YAM front desk at 406-256-6804.

Supply fee TBA. 

Price: $60.00

Date: May 20, 2017

Available Spaces: 12

*Classes will be cancelled two weeks prior to scheduled date if insufficient enrollment. Your enrollment cost will be refunded fully.  Please enroll before then to avoid cancellations. After registering, if you cannot attend a class, you must cancel a full TWO WEEKS before the class, or your money cannot be refunded.