Archives for June 2011

Summer Camp Fun!

Woodcut Printmaking Workshop Registration

July 26-29, 2011

Cost: $85 for members and $100 for non-members.
Earn .7 CEU credit hours for an additional fee of $20.

Please fill out the information below. Payment for the class may be made by cash or check
on or before the first day of the workshop.
Make checks payable to: The University of Mississippi Museum.

Deliver payment to Sarah Story at the Museum: University Avenue and 5th St.
or mail to: University of Mississippi Museum, attn: Sarah Story, P.O. Box 1848 University, MS 38677

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Adult Studio Workshops

Woodcut Printmaking Workshop

Oct. 11, 18, 25, Nov 1, and Nov 8. Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Instructor: Tina Lutz

Cost: $95 for members and $115 for non-members

Printmaker Tina Lutz will lead a five-night workshop on woodcut prints for adults. For beginning printmakers to full-time studio artists, this workshop will explore the printmaking process of woodcut with discussions on cutting tools and wood, papers and inks, printing techniques, supplemented by historic and contemporary print examples. Each participant will contribute a print to the print exchange, taking home a portfolio of art at the end of the workshop. Printmaking tools will be available for use at the museum. If you would like information on how to buy your own, please email the museum’s education staff at museum@olemiss.edu.

SCHEDULE:

Tuesday, October 11 , 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Introduction to relief printing: safety, tools, papers, inks. Create and transfer woodcut design

Tuesday, October 18 , 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Studio work: carving and proofing
Begin registration and printing

Tuesday, October 25 , 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Studio work: printing an edition

Tuesday, November 1 , 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Studio work: printing an edition

Tuesday, November 8, 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Critique, Wine Reception, and Print Exchange

 

Watercolor Workshop

Oct. 29th. Time: 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. lunch included

Instructor: Melanie Munns

Cost: $60 for members and $75 for non-members

Painter Melanie Munns will lead a four-hour workshop on watercolor for adults. For beginning painters to full-time studio artists, the class will explore still life and portrait painting techniques. Materials will be provided at the museum.

REGISTER TODAY!

  • Complete a registration form available at the Museum or download here.
  • Return the completed registration form along with payment to the reception desk at the museum.
  • You will receive a confirmation email from the museum’s education staff