TAG: adult programs

Hadley Hooper, Tableau, 2016
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Myths & Fairytales

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we'll take inspiration from Colorado artist Hadley Hooper’s dramatic views in Tableau of oversized creatures that morph into intricate, imaginative designs. Choose from a selection of photographs that feature similar subjects to create your own metamorphosis. More

Arthur F. Mathews, Youth, ca. 1917
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Collaborative Drawing

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

We will explore dance as a collaborative art form at the Rhythm & Roots: Dance in American Art exhibition. Each participant will end up with a collaborative drawing that illustrates a unique narrative. More

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing: Expressions in Shape & Color

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we'll explore how color and shape—abstract expressions of emotion—can inform concrete expressions in written form. More

William Sidney Mount, Dance of the Haymakers, 1845. Oil on canvas.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing: Rhythm in Words

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month is all about poetic form—often a kind of ‘dance’ with words. More

Tom Price, Meltdown Chair: PP Tube #1, 2008. Polypropylene.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Value

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Unseated: Contemporary Chairs Reimagined as inspiration, we will be exploring value, gradations of light to dark, as a fundamental element of art. More

Dan Namingha, Hopi Eagle Dancer, 1995. Acrylic paint on canvas.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Drawing in Motion

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Why We Dance: American Indian Art in Motion as inspiration, we will draw the art of human movement. More

Martin Maloney, Over Exposed, 1999. Oil paint on canvas.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing: Say What You Will

Hanging Out in Audacious
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

This month, we’ll take an active role in speaking our minds, using the Audacious exhibit as creative launch pad. More

Virgin Mary Spinning, Peru, circa 1700
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Writing: The Eyes Have It

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

We'll look into the eyes of various portraits from the Spanish Colonial art collection and use them as inspiration to develop characters and emotions in our sketches. More

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Women of Abstract Expressionism

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using place and memory as inspiration, we'll explore gesture and emotion to create abstract drawings, taking inspiration from Women of Abstract Expressionism. More

Drop-In Drawing: Frottage
Event: Lectures & Programs

Drop-In Drawing: Frottage

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Using Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry exhibit as inspiration, we will be exploring the art of frottage, a French term meaning “to rub.” More

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