24 / Today
Public Tour: Behind the CollectionGet a glimpse into the story behind the art: the science to create the materials, the lives that shaped the artists' views, the thinking that leads a museum to acquire a piece, and the care that's required to keep a work of art in excellent condition for thousands of years.
03 / November
Art Class: Stained Glass
Wednesdays, November 3, 10, and 17 | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.SOLD OUT In this three-part class, learn the basics of stained-glass panels, including making templates, cutting glass, grinding glass, and soldering. Taught by local art educator Kevin Pettit, who holds a bachelor’s degree in art from Winthrop University and a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of South Carolina. Pettit has been a National Board-Certified Teacher since 2008. All supplies and equipment provided. Ages 15 and up. Face coverings required.
08 / November
Art Class: Printmaking Basics
Mondays, November 8 and 15 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.In this two-part class, students learn about a variety of printmaking techniques and how to design images that are ideal for printing. Create a small print edition using the linocut technique and leave with the knowledge necessary to continue your printmaking journey. Taught by art educator and artist Katie Chandler, who holds a Master of Arts in Teaching in art education and currently teaches visual art at Westwood High School. All materials and equipment provided. Ages 15 and up. All materials included.
20 / November
Art Class: Watercolor 102This intermediate-level class touches on a variety of techniques including underpainting and glazing, painting alla prima, creating a strong focal point, and improving overall composition. Taught by professional watercolorist Constance Manley, a member of the South Carolina Watermedia Society. Ages 15 and up. All materials and equipment provided.