Stay tuned for the Spring 2014 schedule!
From painting and sculpture to photography and design, the studio art classes and workshops at the Museum School offer a variety of art experiences for both the beginner and the experienced artist. Spend four weeks getting personalized instruction in the medium you most want to explore. Come by for a hands-on Saturday workshop with a regional artist. Be inspired by the Taubman’s innovative exhibitions and rich permanent collection.
Exercise your creative mind. Join us on Saturdays for a series of workshops with regional artists.
Holiday Ornament Painting
Instructor: Lindee Katdare
Date: Saturday, December 14, 2013
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fee: $15 Students/Children, $20 Members, $25 for Non-Members
Local artist, Lindee Katdare, will teach participants of all ages and experience levels to paint a holiday ornament of their choice. Spend the afternoon creating a one-of-a-kind holiday memory with your family or friends! Hot chocolate and marshmallows will be provided. One registration fee per ornament.
Download the flyer here.
Learn a new skill or update your technique in a familiar medium. Classes are taught by a professional artist in small groups, so you receive the support and guidance you need.
Instructor: Gail Geer
Date: Thursdays, October 3 - 24, 2013
Time: 6:00 - 9:00pm
Fee: $75 Students/Educators, $80 Members, $100 for Non-Members
*Additional $45 supply fee covers all required materials.
Learn to create an Inuit-style animal, figurative, or abstract sculpture using only hand tools. Students will go from a block of stone to a finished sculpture in four three-hour sessions. Come prepared with an idea of what you would like to create. Wear working clothes and plan to get dusty! All stone and necessary tools will be provided.
Download flyer here.
Join us for these 4-week art classes designed to give your child an in-depth art experience that explores specific art skills such as drawing, painting, and sculpture. Classes last 90 minutes and include gallery exploration and sketching time.
Mixed Media Exploration - 6-10 year olds
Instructor: Katherine Devine
Date: Fridays, November 8-29, 2013
Time: 4:00 - 5:30pm
Fee: $75 for Members, $90 for Non-Members
Download flyer here.
- Online (Follow the class title link above)
- By Phone, call 540.342.5760
- By Mail, mail check to Taubman Museum of Art, c/o Museum School, 110 Salem Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24011
- In Person
Enrollment for each class is limited; registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Full payment must accompany registration; the Museum accepts cash, check, or credit card. Registered students will recieve a confirmation by email the week prior to the start of class, with details about class requirements, supplies, and museum procedures.
Fees are nonrefundable except when the Taubman cancels a class.
For more information, call 540.342.5760.