Adult Classes : Now Registering
Now accepting online registrations, with no additional fees! Please select the “Register Now” button, and you will be re-directed to a secure check out page. At check out you will have the option of paying by credit card or paying by check. Checks should include a notation of classes and be made out to “The Mansfield Art Center” and mailed to: 700 Marion Ave. Mansfield, OH 44906. We accept cash payments during our standard business hours, Tuesday-Sunday: 11am-5pm.
Fused Glass: New Ways with Frit Painting (a cork & glass event!)
Instructor: Irene Maginniss
Thursday, November 16 / 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Members $45 / Non-Members $70
Join us for an exciting evening workshop using sheet glass and frit to create layered tile compositions in several styles and shapes. Our instructor will share several finished works to jumpstart your creativity or you may bring your own idea and be shown how to turn it into a one of a kind piece of glass art. This workshop is for all levels of experience and your fee includes all glass and supplies as well as firing. Attendees are responsible for bringing their own wine or drink of choice. Ages 21+
Holiday Ornaments in Fused Glass for All Ages!
Instructor: Irene Maginniss
Saturday, December 9 / Two times to choose from: 1-3pm and 3-5pm
Members $15 per ornament / Non-Members $20 per ornament
We will share the magic of fusing in this fun activity! Several different styles & sizes available including trees & small tile squares. We’ll offer a wide variety of sheet glass and embellishments including dichroic glass, stringers, millefiori, dots and frits. Children must be accompanied and work with an adult but each can make their own ornament.
Free Workshop for Members Only!
Paper Marbling (ages 10 to adult)
Instructor: Emily Fitch
Saturday, December 2 / 1pm -3:30pm
Join us for a mesmerizing afternoon of paper marbling. You will learn a few simple techniques and be able to make your own marbled paper to take home – good for cards, crafts, scrapbooking and more! This is a great activity to share with your children, no experience necessary. Do not wait to register as this class will fill up fast!
Wednesdays from 9 to 10:30 AM in the gallery
Will resume at the art center in January 2018
Explore slow, gentle and meditative yoga in a warm and
welcoming environment. All levels are welcome, and students are encouraged to tailor the sessions to suit their own needs. To register or learn more, contact instructor Claudia Cummins at www.claudiacummins.com.
MEDITATION IN THE GALLERY
Mondays at 6 PM (class is ongoing)
FREE and open to all
Explore the practice of mindfulness meditation – stilling the mind and uplifting the heart – in a serene and beautiful setting. Both beginning and experienced meditators are welcome and no pre-registration is
necessary – just show up!
Ceramics Independent Study
no instructor / students work on their own
Independent study is offered to those who have taken several ceramic classes at the MAC and understand best practices in the ceramic studio. Registration requires George Whitten’s approval. You may contact him at 419.756.1700 or stop in at your convenience.
The cost is $75 per 25lb bag of clay, this price includes studio time, use of tools and equipment, storage space in the studio and use of glazes and all kiln firings.
Instructor: Willow Wednesdays 2:00-5:00pm
Wednesday Open Studio is an additional opportunity for artists and students to work independently on their art projects or catch up on work after missing a class. Facilitator, Willow will be on hand to offer guidance and answer questions. Open Studio is designed for working on 2D projects and 3D projects that do not require special equipment. Those not currently enrolled in a class should bring their own supplies to use.
Instructor: Brittany Jackson
Looking for some personal instruction? Whether it is for troubleshooting wheel throwing problems or looking to customize a hand building project, just ask for the girl named Jack!
Call her to schedule a time! 419.792.0111
Veterans Expressive Arts Class (6 weeks)
Mondays 6:00-8:00pm / October 30-December 4
Facilitated by Cheryl Pete / No registration fee.
This class is an exploration of art for self-expression. Unlike a typical art class, this class is facilitated by an art therapist, and offers participants the opportunity to use art to communicate stories and emotions, provide stress relief, and increase self-confidence. Funded by local donors, the class is free to anyone that has served in the military, including all branches of service and regardless of type of discharge. No art experience necessary. Registration is required. Register online at www.mansfieldartcenter.org
Mansfield Art Center
Mansfield Art Center
700 Marion Avenue
Mansfield, Ohio 44906
Tuesday - Sunday 11am - 5pm