Workshops January 2012

Wednesday, January 4, at The Clay Studio: First day of a trio of new classes, including The Clay Studio Sampler, Handbuilding I, and Tempered Glass Mosaics. Detailed descriptions of courses can be found on the website. 139 N 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 7 at Bache Martin Elementary School: Saturday Art Workshops in Fairmount! Mural Arts and the Fairmount CDC are offering hands-on and creative art workshops with one of their dedicated teaching artists. Students will use the Mona Lisa, re-purposed and recycled material and color as inspirations for a unique art-making experience! 22nd and Brown Streets, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 8, 1 – 5 pm at the Morris Museum: I got a new digital camera, now what?! led by Nancy Ori. A detailed list of classes at the museum can be found on the website. Cost: $80 members, $90 nonmembers. For more information about photography classes by Nancy Ori, please call 908-790-8820, email nancyori@comcast.net, or visit her website. 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, NJ.

Tuesday, January 10, at Philadelphia Photo Arts Center: First day of a series of classes and workshops . A full and up-to-date list can be found on the website. Please register for classes and workshops 5 days before start date to ensure enrollment. 1400 North American Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 14, 12 – 5 pm at Second State Press: First day of a line-up of classes. A complete list of classes, dates and costs can be found on the website. Classes are limited to no more than eight students. 1400 North American Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, January 18, 6 – 8 pm with the Mural Arts Program: Mural Arts and Warrior Writers are bringing the community together to support veterans returning to our city. Partnering with veterans organizations, universities, service providers, and community members, we are hosting a series of events including art and writing workshops for veterans, community discussions, exhibitions, and painting activities, which will culminate in the creation of a landmark mural. For more information, and to register. 1727-29 Mt. Vernon Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, January 25, 7 – 9 pm at Silver Eye Center for Photography: “The Art and Business of Photography” with Susan Carr. For more information, and how to register, call 412-431-1810. 1015 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh.

Thursday, January 26, 2 – 4 pm at Chester County Historical Society: “CSI for Art Detectives” with Marilyn Bauman and in association with the Violette de Mazia Foundation. For more information, and how to register, visit the website. 225 North High Street, West Chester, PA.

Friday, January 27, 2 – 5 pm at BLUEREDYELLOW: Natural Dye Workshop. The other scheduled workshop dates are Friday, February 10, and Friday, February 24, from 2 – 5 pm. You will register one time for the entire three-session workshop. Space is limited, so please click here to reserve your spot. 2001 North 13th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 1 – 5 pm at the Grounds for Sculpture: Light, Shadow and Form in Photography, led by Nancy Ori. Cost: $60 members, $65 nonmembers. For more information about photography classes by Nancy Ori, please call 908-790-8820, email nancyori@comcast.net, or visit her website. 126 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, NJ.

Saturday, January 28, 10 am – 3 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Zoe Strauss: Ten Years, a teaching preview and writing workshop. Cost: $25, $20 members. 26th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.