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December 2016
$15

9-12 Grade Class: Printmaking

December 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm /
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The Studio School will focus on a process, theme, or idea found in our galleries. Be inspired by different makers to create your own artwork while exploring a range of approaches to expression. This week we will focus on printmaking.

$15 per class, pre-registration only. All materials are included. Receive a 20% discount when you sign up for all 4 fall classes for 9-12 grade. Museum Members receive an additional 20% off each registration.

Register at http://artsbma.org/museum-studio

For more information, please contact Studio Coordinator Meredith Knight at mknight@artsbma.org or call 205.254.2571.

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$20

Adult Class: Printmaking

December 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm /
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The Studio School will focus on a process, theme, or idea found in our galleries. Be inspired by different makers to create your own artwork while exploring a range of approaches to expression. This week we will focus on printmaking.

$20 per class, pre-registration only. All materials are included. Receive a 20% discount when you sign up for all 4 fall classes for adults. Museum Members receive an additional 20% off each registration.

Register at http://artsbma.org/museum-studio

For more information, please contact Studio Coordinator Meredith Knight at mknight@artsbma.org or call 205.254.2571.

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$20

Parent-Child Class: Mixed Media

December 10 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am /
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Experience and enhance your child’s creativity as you make art together. We will explore a range of approaches to creating. This week we will focus on mixed media.

$20 per class, pre-registration only. 1 adult and 1 child in 1-5 grade per registration fee. All materials are included. Receive a 20% discount when you sign up for all 3 fall classes for parents and children. Museum Members receive an additional 20% off each registration.

Register at http://artsbma.org/museum-studio.

For more information, please contact Studio Coordinator Meredith Knight at mknight@artsbma.org or call 205.254.2571.

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Free

Visually Impaired Program: Celebrations

December 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am /

In this program for adults, specially trained docents present the Museum’s collection by means of verbal descriptions, three-dimensional tactile models based on original works of art, and sculpture. The experience may be enhanced by related music and/or art-making to provide multi-sensory access to the visual arts.

We all have one: that fancy platter we use for family festivities or the glasses we just have to use to toast in the new year. Join us this month as we explore how objects in the Museum’s collection were used around the world in various celebrations!

Space is limited; reservations are required. Please RSVP by Wednesday, December 7.

VIP tours are also available for school-age or adult groups. To reserve your spot or learn more about group tours, call 205.254.2964.

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Free

A Romantic Landscape

December 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm /
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Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Marlene Wallace will lead a discussion on A Romantic Landscape by Thomas Doughty.

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$20

Craft Tuesday: Mold Forms

December 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm /
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Enjoy a craft beer or a glass of wine while learning a new technique in our art studios. This week we will focus on using mold forms to craft. Two complimentary beverages will be provided. (Ages 21 and up)

$20 per class, pre-registration only. All materials are included. Receive a 20% discount when you sign up for all 4 fall craft classes for adults. Museum Members receive an additional 20% off each registration.

Register at http://artsbma.org/museum-studio.

For more information, please contact Studio Coordinator Meredith Knight at mknight@artsbma.org or call 205.254.2571.

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Free

Too Many Tamales

December 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm /
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Bart’s Books is a storytelling program for children ages 4-7. Bart selects a new book and related work of art each month that he thinks kids will enjoy.

This month, Bart has selected Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto.

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Free

Enthroned Madonna and Christ Child with Angels, Saints Paula and Agatha

December 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm /
Enthroned Madonna and Christ Child with Angels, Saints Paula and Agatha

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Docent Mary Lynda Crockett will lead a discussion on Enthroned Madonna and Christ Child with Angels, Saints Paula and Agatha by Michele Ciampanti.

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Free

Contemporary Native American Art

December 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm /
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On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators lead visitors on a thirty to forty-five minutes exploration of one work of art in the galleries. Through a series of close-looking techniques and questioning, this free experience helps build the visitor’s…

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Free

Visually Impaired Program: Celebrations

December 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm /

In this program for adults, specially trained docents present the Museum’s collection by means of verbal descriptions, three-dimensional tactile models based on original works of art, and sculpture. The experience may be enhanced by related music and/or art-making to provide multi-sensory access to the visual arts.

We all have one: that fancy platter we use for family festivities or the glasses we just have to use to toast in the new year. Join us this month as we explore how objects in the Museum’s collection were used around the world in various celebrations!

Space is limited; reservations are required. Please RSVP by Friday, December 23.

VIP tours are also available for school-age or adult groups. To reserve your spot or learn more about group tours, call 205.254.2964.

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