Create and Learn

Adult
Summer
Tuesday, July 09, 2024 - Tuesday, July 30, 2024 ,01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
MINI-COURSE | American Landscapes: Studio Landscape Painting with Annette Gurdo | All Levels | 18 + Explore landscapes in the Pratt Munson studios this summer! Students work from landscape photos and studies in the studio supported by painting demonstrations and individualized instruction in...
Adult
Summer
Tuesday, July 09, 2024 - Thursday, August 15, 2024 ,06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Throwing + Handbuilding with Veronica Byun | Intermediate - Advanced Focus on creating functional, sculptural, decorative pieces. Explore form, size, refinement, and surface both on the wheel and through hand building techniques like slab, extruding, using hump/slump molds, and more. Special...
Teen, Adult
Summer
Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - Wednesday, August 14, 2024 ,06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Character Design With Sean Usyk | All Levels | Ages 16 + Do you have a passion for drawing or storytelling, a desire to create custom characters, or want to improve current character design skills? If the answer is "yes!" then this course is for you. Character design can be seen everywhere from...
Adult
Summer
Thursday, July 11, 2024 - Thursday, August 01, 2024 ,09:00 am - 02:00 pm
American Landscapes: Painting En Plein Air With Chad Smith | Intermediate | 18+ This four-session course focuses on a systematic approach to outdoor painting and a focus on fall color. Classes center around how to interpret the outdoor subject in an artistic way. Students are introduced to a...
Adult
Summer
Thursday, July 11, 2024 - Thursday, August 15, 2024 ,05:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Group Painting and Drawing Open Studio Self-Directed | Intermediate | Ages 18+ /*-->*/ This self-directed studio is the perfect opportunity for artists of all levels who have previously taken a painting or drawing class at Munson to hone their skills, explore their creativity, and work in a...
Teen, Adult
Summer
Thursday, July 11, 2024 - Thursday, August 01, 2024 ,06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
MINI-COURSE | Color Pencil Drawing with Retro Sorrento With Maria Vallese | All Levels | Ages 16+ Learn the art of drawing and illustration with color pencils from the artist who illustrates labels for Saranac Brewery. Multiple techniques will be taught. Supplies provided. Thursdays, 6 - 8 p.m. |...
Kids
Summer
Monday, July 15, 2024 - Friday, July 19, 2024 ,09:00 am - 11:30 am
Stop-Motion Animation Ages 9-12 | With Meghan Pagano Action! Create your own stop-motion animations while learning a wide range of skills including operating a camera and tripod, how the stop-motion process works, creating characters, props, scenery and sound effects. Students see artist examples,...
Kids
Summer
Monday, July 15, 2024 - Friday, July 19, 2024 ,09:00 am - 10:30 am
Ages 4 + 5  | Art Explorations I With Abbie Cianfrocco This hands-on exploration of art processes helps our youngest artists discover vibrant compositions through a playful understanding of color, collage, painting, and sculpture. Kids enjoy social interactions through activities surrounding class...
Kids
Summer
Monday, July 15, 2024 - Friday, July 19, 2024 ,09:00 am - 11:30 am
Ages 6-8 | Art Explorations II, Drawing + Painting Kids learn to work from observation, memory, and imagination while experimenting with forms of drawing and painting with a variety of media and tools. While also discovering famous artists. Sessions include trips to the Museum of Art and class...
Kids
Summer
Monday, July 15, 2024 - Friday, July 19, 2024 ,09:00 am - 11:30 am
Young Artists Drawing + Painting Ages 9 – 12 | With Sarah Kilian Preteen develop and expand their drawing and painting skills using a wide variety of media while working from observation, memory, and imagination. Visits to the Museum of Art provide the opportunity to connect with works of art...