Botanical Silhouettes: Gelplate & Solar Printmaking Workshop

IN-PERSON WORKSHOP / Saturday / June 22 / 12:30-4:30pm

Join local artist and arts educator, Lindsay Mueller in this four-hour workshop centered around the fundamentals of gelplate and solar printmaking. Spend the first part collecting a diverse array of …

Ceramics: Throwing & Hand Building

Sundays / 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 5pm / June 30 - Aug. 4

Join MoCA Arlington at Marymount University and get an introduction into hand building, throwing on a wheel, and glazing pottery. In this 8-week class, students will explore the techniques and …

Drawing: Focus on Value

IN-PERSON CLASS / Tuesday / 6:30-8:30pm / July 2 - August 20

Learn to make your drawings pop off the page using graphite, charcoal, and white-on-dark media. Experiment with various techniques for creating dynamic light and shadow. Over this eight-week course, students …

Drawing & Painting: The Figure

Tuesdays / 6:30pm - 8:30pm / July 2 - Aug. 20

Beginning, returning, and advanced students are welcome to explore drawing and painting in this course where we’ll capture the spirit and vitality of the human form. Activities will include quick …

Experimental Painting: The Creative Process

Wednesdays / 6:30pm - 8:30pm / July 3 - Aug. 21

Art can be exploratory and fun, so why not approach it as play? In art making and other fields, play can be a vital tool for experimentation and innovation. Beginning …

Drawing: Contemporary Landscapes

Wednesdays at Innovation Studio / 6:00pm - 8:00pm / July 3 - Aug. 21

Depictions of landscapes by artists often become windows that transport viewers into other worlds. Students will focus their energies on perspective, play with the effects of light over modeled surfaces, …

Drawing: Diving into Color

In-Person Class / Thursdays / July 11 - Aug. 29

Explore the possibilities of color through this introductory course into the complexities of color theory, and learn to use color as a way to create meaning. You’ll learn color mixing …

Oil Paints: Introduction and Exploration

Thursdays / 6:30pm - 8:30pm / July 11 - Aug. 29

This 7-session painting class will introduce students to oil paint and painting from observation. No prior art experience needed! We will learn about the properties of color (value, temperature, and …

Workshop: Intro to Oils

IN-PERSON WORKSHOP / Saturdays / July 13 - 27 / 1:00-4:00pm

Students will gain an introduction to oil paints in this three-session workshop with local artist, Jonathan Ege. Students will learn about paint mediums, setting up a palette, basic color mixing, …

Botanical Monoprinting with a Gel Plate Workshop

In-Person Workshop / Saturday / July 13

In this 2-hour workshop instructor Jennifer Wilkin Penick will walk you through the steps of basic botanical monoprinting using a gel plate and acrylic paint. You will also learn some …

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