Cork and Easel

Cork & Easel

Never held a paint brush before? No problem! No experience is necessary. Our instructor will guide you through the painting from start to finish and you will take home a painting ready to hang on your wall! Painting supplies provided.  Just bring your favorite snack and  beverage!

The 2019 Annual Regional High School Exhibition

& Mansfield K-8 Art Show

March 16-April 14 

The 2019 Annual Regional High School Exhibition showcases the honest and unfiltered talent of aspiring artists from area High Schools in our region. The level of talent and creativity on display consistently exceeds expectations and provides an honest look into the minds of our youth. This community centered exhibition is a favorite among members and visitors as it encourages an appreciation for the arts and offers support for these young artists by showcasing their abilities.

New this year, the First Floor Gallery will feature a collection of artwork from Mansfield’s K-8 Students. 

Sponsored by: 

With Support from Loyal & Judy Bemiller

Veterans Expressive Arts Class ( Winter II & Spring Sessions)

Mondays | 6-8pm

Winter II – March 18 – April 22
Spring Session – May 13 – June 18
Facilitated by Cheryl Pete, ATR

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 for storytelling, emotional expression, stress relief and increasing self-confidence.

Fanciful Flower Stakes

1-Day Workshop
Instructor: Bea North
Saturday, 6-8:00pm | March 16 
Age: 18+
$40/Person | Min Registration: 5

Get a jump start on your garden with these colorful glass flower stakes. Students will learn to cut and assemble petal shapes to create a real or not-so-real looking flower. These will be added to a clear glass stake, adorned with some life-like leaves. After fusing, place them in your garden for some early color!

Ceramics for Kids (Winter II & Spring Sessions)

Drawing and Doodles.

Ages: 7-14

Instructor: Deb Weaver

Tuesdays, 4:30am-6:00pm
Winter II Session- March 19-April 23
Spring Session – May 14 – June 19
$85 Members | $110 Non-members

Firing Fee: $25 | Min.
Registration: 4

We are working on layering and sculpting this session! In this session we will be making functional work that we will be adding just as much as we will be taking away. Prepare to go bigger then before, more decorative then before, and more imaginative then before!

Sculpture Workshop for Teens (1 Day Workshop)

Instructor: Stephanie Uhde
Saturday, 10-2 | March 30
Age :11-17
$55/Child | Min Registration: 4

Class description: Students will sketch or model from clay an idea for carving. The carving can be abstract or a fun interpretation of an everyday item. Students will then carve it out and paint the finished piece (after modge podge coat). Carvings will be mounted on a wood block.

**Students are encouraged to bring a packed lunch. There will be a small break during a drying time before painting.

Teen Night- Fusible Glass Jewelry

Instructor: Bea North
Friday, May 10 5:30-7:30 pm 
Age: 13-18
$35/Person | Min Registration: 5

Create your own jewelry set using fusible glass. Students will learn to cut and assemble glass pieces to create designs suitable for a pendant and earring set. There will be an assortment of colored glass for pendants and examples of different earring possibilities. Whatever you make will be unique and fun to wear. Items will be fired after the class and attached to your choice of jewelry findings before pick up.

Jewelry – Fold Formed Earrings (1-Day Workshop)

Age: 18+
Instructor: Kristin Ellis
Friday, 6-9pm | April 5th
$50 Members / $65 Non-members
Min Registration: 5

Make a pair of hammered fold formed earrings in this workshop. You will learn how to turn a piece of plain sheet metal into beautiful hammered leave shapes and take home a finished pair of earrings. All supplies, including brass and copper will be provided. Students may purchase sterling silver from the instructor if desired. 

Mansfield Art Center

Mansfield Art Center
700 Marion Avenue
Mansfield, Ohio 44906

Tuesday - Sunday 11am - 5pm