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05 . 22

Art of Yoga: With Leah Graves

Art of Yoga will take place every Wednesday in the museum galleries. Class will meet from 5:30-6:30 and classes will be $10. The instructor is Leah Graves.

05 . 25

Color Theory: With Jessica Raetzke

Whether you’re an artist, a dabbler, an educator, or an art appreciator, this course is an excellent opportunity to expand your understanding of color theory and its practical applications. It is designed to be engaging, informative, and fun for everyone. Plan to leave this workshop feeling inspired and empowered to use, and discuss, color in new and exciting ways.

06 . 01

First Saturday Family Day

Saturdays are the perfect day for children and families to create and explore art together! First Saturday Family Day, one of WMA's longest-running educational programs, offers free art activities on the first Saturday of every month for lifelong learners of all ages.

06 . 03 - 06 . 07

Summer Camp: Art Explorations

Exploring art and making a mess at the same time is SUPER fun!

Ages: 5 to 8 years old

06 . 04

Arty Pants on Toddler Tuesdays

Using your powerful imagination, each day we will explore a new book and medium to create your very own messterpieces!

Ages: 18 months to 4 years old

06 . 08

Visiting Artist Gallery Talk with Soynika Edwards- Bush: Mama These Look Like Lost Souls

Join visiting artist Soynika Edwards-Bush as she speaks about her works from Mama These Look Like Lost Souls (you can link the exhibition page here.

06 . 08

Visiting Artist Series: Portrait Painting Workshop with Soynika Edwards-Bush

If you have ever been interested in learning about portrait painting, then you might be excited to know that visiting artist Soynika Edwards-Bush will be leading a workshop that will take you through techniques and practices of portrait painting!

06 . 10 - 06 . 14

Summer Camp : Introduction to Ceramics

Instructor: Austin Smith
June 10-14
1-4pm
Ages: 12 to 15 years old
$95 for members; $105 for not-yet members
Dig your hands into some clay and see what you create! Austin will lead campers through natural clay projects that are sure to spark their creativity. Appropriate for all levels of expertise. Note: art works will need to be kiln fired and will be available three weeks after camp.

06 . 17 - 06 . 21

Summer Camp: Stop Motion Animation

Get your director’s chairs ready and join Brandon for Stop Motion Animation!

Ages: 12 to 15 years old

06 . 24 - 06 . 28

Summer Camp: Read a Little, Art A LOT!

Love reading? Love art? Then this camp is for YOU!

Ages: 5 - 8 years old

07 . 08 - 07 . 12

Summer Camp: Fiber Fanatics

Ever been curious about sewing, weaving, or cross stitching? Kylie Parker will teach campers basic sewing techniques and other fiber arts related skills during this week long camp.

07 . 15 - 07 . 19

Summer Camp: Comic Craze -Sequential Narratives

Brandon will help campers plan, design, and sequence their own comic strips. Pulling inspiration from professional comic artists and writers. Students will create thumbnail sketches and design their own characters and stories for their comic.

07 . 18

Art After Hours

Come wander the galleries, have a drink at the cash bar, and take in the art on view. You might even have a chance to speak with one of the exhibiting artists or try your hand at an in-gallery activity!

07 . 22 - 07 . 26

Drawing 126 : Pre-existing Characters

Are your kiddos obsessed with Sonic, Pokemon, Disney, or Nickelodeon characters? With this class, students will learn to draw these pre-existing characters with their own twist.

08 . 13

Write Night: Open Mic

Join us in WMA’s galleries for an evening of spoken word and an opportunity for members of our Wiregrass community to present original work!