Screenprinting Workshop with Micah Mermilliod

Posted on: May 17th, 2022

Screenprinting Workshop with Micah Mermilliod
Saturday, July 16, 1 – 5 p.m.
$75 members | $105 non-members
ages 16+

Create your own printable work of art as you learn printmaking with the screen-print process. In this one-afternoon workshop, participants will learn the photo-emulsion screen printing process. In this process, photographic images can be placed on screens and printed on any number of surfaces, including paper and fabrics. Feel free to bring a t-shirt or a canvas tote bag if you would like to print your design on something wearable. Participants will be supplied with pre-coated screens ready to expose, and no previous printmaking experience is necessary.

Clay for Two with Angie King

Posted on: May 17th, 2022

Clay for Two with Angie King
Thursdays, June 2 & 30, July 14 & 28, 5:30 – 8 p.m.
$50 members | $80 non-members per couple per session

Bring a friend, partner, parent, or neighbor, and create something on the pottery wheel during one (or more) of our single-night sessions. No experience is necessary; just come with a friend and an open mind. Everyone will get a chance to make 2 – 3 pieces on the wheel. They will be glazed for you, and you will pick up your finished pieces at a later date.

Photography with Amy Bark

Posted on: May 17th, 2022

PHOTOGRAPHY with Amy Bark
Thursdays, June 2, 16, 30, July 14, 28, 5 – 8 p.m.
$125 members | $150 non-members
ages 17+

Discover the magic of the darkroom and create beautiful black and white photographic prints that will last for years to come. This course will cover how to make prints in a darkroom from black-and-white film negatives. Students will learn the entire printing process, from working with an enlarger and chemicals to the end result of finished prints. Students can bring their own negatives or use negatives provided by the teacher. All supplies are included in the cost of the class.

Teen Photography with Amy Bark

Posted on: May 17th, 2022

TEEN PHOTOGRAPHY with Amy Bark
Tuesdays, June 7, 14, 21, & 28, 1 – 4 p.m.
$125 members | $150 non-members
ages 12+

Teens will love learning the art of black-and-white film photography. During week one, students will shoot film on plastic Holga-style cameras, developing and creating contact prints. In week two, students will learn to create black-and-white prints from their own negatives. Weeks three and four will allow students to hone their shooting and printing skills. Students will emerge with a good understanding of photographic composition and darkroom skills.

Makers Market & Open House

Posted on: May 5th, 2022

Saturday, June 18, 3 – 6 pm

Mobile Museum of Art is kicking off the summer with a Makers Market and Open House. Join us for an afternoon of local shopping, live music, food trucks, art activities, and free admission to the Museum! (more…)

Printmaking for Teens with Angie King

Posted on: March 28th, 2022

Printmaking for Teens with Angie King
Wednesdays, May 4 – 25
4 – 6 p.m.
Ages 12 – 17
$95/$75 members

Students will discover and learn a variety of printmaking techniques ranging from traditional block printing tools to more non-traditional ‘recycled’ materials. Students will learn styrofoam and rubber relief block printing, collagraph printing, monoprinting, and other printmaking techniques with unique materials and methods.

Beginning Throwing on the Wheel with Angie King

Posted on: March 22nd, 2022

Wednesdays, April 13 – May 18
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Thursdays, April 14 – May 19
5:30 – 8 p.m.

$220/$180 members
Ages 16+

Try something that you have always wanted to do by learning to throw clay on the pottery wheel! This six-week class is for brand new students with no previous experience. Students will learn the basics of how to center, throw, and glaze clay, resulting in unique functional pieces such as bowls, cups, and vases. Friends and family will be impressed with your new skills!

DURING YOUR VISIT:
• Temperatures will be checked upon entry with a no-contact infrared thermometer
• Visitors are required to wear a mask.
• Utilize the hand sanitizer provided throughout the museum.
• Maintain a 6 to 10 ft distance from other visitors.
All classes are subject to cancellation or rescheduling following CDC guidelines.

Handbuilding in Clay with Denise Ralston

Posted on: March 14th, 2022

Experience the joy of creating with clay in this handbuilding class for beginner to advanced students. Instructor Denise Ralston will teach the basic techniques of pinching, coiling, and slab building as well as surface decoration and glazing. Bring your creativity and see what you can do!

Tuesdays, March 15 – April 19
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$220/$180 members

PowerLines Poets

Posted on: February 22nd, 2022

Thursday, March 10 @ 6:30 pm

PowerLines Poets, a Mobile-based poetry troupe featuring local writers and performers is returning to the Mobile Museum of Art for an evening of spoken artistry. PowerLines Poets will be performing and inviting guest poets to take the mic as well. Doors open at 6 pm and the program starts at 6:30 pm.

Intermediate Throwing on the Pottery Wheel with Angie King

Posted on: January 31st, 2022

Wednesdays, March 9 – April 13
5:30 – 8 p.m.
$215/$175 members

This class for intermediate wheel throwing students will focus on throwing more complex and larger forms. The instructor will present a different demonstrated technique each week. (more…)