July 14, 2021
CONTACT: Marietta Cobb Museum of Art
MARIETTA - The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art has announced new art classes available in August and September. The studio art classes for the Fall Season are available online!
ILLUSTRATION ART CLUB - AGES 11-17
Day: Wednesday. Time: 6 pm - 7:30 pm
Dates: August 11 - September 15 (6 weeks)
Instructor: Melanie Ponchot
Fee: Members $130, Non-members $170
This course will teach illustration techniques meant to enhance drawing skills, explore playful approaches to art-making, and cultivate personal drawing aesthetics. Students will build a sketchbook full of imaginative drawings, developed/evolving studies, playful characters, and a deeper understanding of their personal style and aesthetic.
BEGINNING ACRYLIC STUDIO
Day: Tuesday. Time: 11 am - 1 pm
Dates: August 17 - September 21 (6 weeks)
Instructor: Laura Surace
Fees: Members $180, Non-member $220
This acrylics course will introduce composition, mixing colors, and painting techniques to make your acrylic work the best it can be. Guided projects and individual instruction will build your skills. Bring your own supplies. (Water-soluble materials only).
INTERMEDIATE ACRYLIC STUDIO
Day: Thursday. Time: 7 pm - 9 pm
Dates: August 19 - September 23 (6 weeks)
Fees: Members $120, Non-member $160
This studio class is for more experienced painters who want to enjoy the company of other artists while working on their own projects. The instructor will be available for advice and critique. Bring your own supplies. (Water-soluble materials only).
Day: Thursday. Time: 4 pm - 6 pm
Dates: August 5 - September 23 (8 weeks)
Instructor: Sheila Dow
Fees: Members $255, Non-members $295
Learn techniques for manipulating clay without using a pottery wheel. All supplies are included, and you’ll leave class with more than one finished piece.
POTTERY WHEEL FOR BEGINNERS
Day: Tuesday. Time: 4 pm - 6 pm
Dates: August 3 - September 7 (6 weeks)
Fees: Members $195, Non-members $235
Learn the basics of working with clay on the wheel. Beginners will learn how to throw, trim, and glaze a pot, and will end the course with at least one finished piece. Supplies are included.
Day: Tuesday. Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Dates: August 3 - September 21 (8 weeks)
Pursue your own projects using the wheel, handbuilding, or a combination of techniques. This class is best suited for intermediate students with previous clay experience. All supplies are included.
CLAY OPEN STUDIO
Day: Thursday and Thursday Time: Various
Dates: August 5 - September 23
Fees: $35 per 2 hour session
Need some time to play with clay, but can’t commit to an entire class? Pay for only the weeks you want! You’ll have access to all of our supplies and equipment, and we’ll fire what you make. Sheila will be on hand for questions and guidance, but previous clay experience is required.