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September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

This exhibition of new work explores the intimate relationship between humankind and nature. At the heart of the exhibition is an installation offering the viewer a solitary, sublime experience of being enveloped in nature. Accompanying mixed media artworks examine the womb as a natural cocoon.

October 15, 2019

Directors’ Walk

Join the directors of the Sculpture and Horticulture departments in exploring the wildflower meadow with Mark di Suvero’s sculpture, Scarlatti, right at the center.

November 2, 2019

Grandparent and Me: iPad Photography

Learn some quick and easy tips about iPad photography.

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

Oct
19
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Natural Dyes

Filled

Join Megan Williams of Adventure Textiles and discover the art and science behind achieving natural colors.

Instructor

Megan Williams

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
Nov
5
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Introduction to Hydroponics*

Learn about this well-established and fast growing system of modern agriculture to use in your home, from propagation to harvest.

Instructor

GrowCo

Cost

  • Members $60
  • Non-Members $70
Nov
5
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Fused Glass Bar Set

Filled

Participants will construct a fused glass bar set containing a wine bottle stopper, bottle opener and four stir sticks.

Instructor

Gloria Badiner

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
Nov
9
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Macrame Wall Hanging

Filled

Learn the basic knotting techniques of this versatile form of fiber art, as well as a bit of its history.

Instructor

Kelly Allen

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Nov
11
6:00 pm 8:30 pm
Filled

Become acquainted with basic watercolor materials and techniques.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $105
  • Non-Members $115
Nov
13
1:00 pm 4:00 pm
Filled

Learn to create an engaging composition using layering techniques, blending and line work to capture the beauty of colorful flowers and plants.

Instructor

Olivia MacKay

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Nov
13
6:30 pm 8:30 pm

Relax in the fall beauty of Meijer Gardens and learn the benefits of practicing self-compassion.

Instructor

Carol Hendershot

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $35
Nov
16
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Gel Plate Printing - New Session

Filled

If you enjoy playing with color and pattern, you’ll love exploring the endless designs you can create using gel plate printing.

Instructor

Katie Reitemeier

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
Nov
20
6:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Petite Harvest Pastel

Start out with a mini-lesson about how to layer chalk pastels. 

Instructor

Kathleen Kalinowski

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Dec
3
2:00 pm 5:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Wet Felting - New Session

Filled

Using merino wool as a base, learn the process of wet felting to create a medium-sized vessel.

Instructor

Kathy Forzley

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75