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June 2018

Kids’ Class: Found Object Sculpture

June 29 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on June 29, 2018 at 10:30am

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$15 – $20

https://www.galvestonartscenter.org/about/summer_art/  

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Summer Painting Camp

June 29 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until June 29, 2018

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$150

Painting Camp with Samantha Wiley Students will experience all different kinds of painting, from watercolor to acrylic and mixed media, from representational to abstract and decorative, painting on traditional and unconventional surfaces with a variety of tools, designing both from imagination and observation. Advanced students will learn to refine their planning and conceptual skills and develop new techniques with water-based oils, watercolor pencils, and more. This is a 5-day camp.  A minimum number of students must pre-register for the full camp before…

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July 2018

Summer Felting Camp

July 13 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until July 13, 2018

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$150

For ages 8-14 Make soft, colorful sculptures out of hand-dyed raw wool with GISD certified art teacher teacher Brook Olm.  Needle felting (sometimes called dry felting) is nothing like the machine-made sheets of felt you can buy at the craft store; it is a true handmade fiber art.  Students will mold real raw wool to create sweet, whimsical, fuzzy sculptures. Starting with a basic model to learn the technique, they will go on to draw and plan their own designs.…

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Member Preview with Brews Brothers!

July 14 | 5:00 PM
Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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GAC Members are invited to our Member Preview where they can enjoy light bites provided by Brews Brother  and refreshments before our exhibition opening.   This event will be held in our Peaches Kempner Studio Classroom. Not a member? Become one today!  

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Opening Reception: Timothy Harding, Susannah Mira, and Kalee Appleton

July 14 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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Free

GAC invites you to attend our opening reception Saturday, July 14, fro 6:00 - 9:00 PM featuring artists Timothy Harding, Susannah Mira, and Kalee Appleton. Artist talks for each exhibition will begin at 6:30.

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Summer Ceramics Camp

July 20 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until July 20, 2018

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$150

For ages 8-14 Explore with award-winning figurative ceramicist Pat Johnson a variety of hand-building techniques including coil and slab-construction, using low-fire stoneware and pro­fessional glazes. Learn in the context of both historical and contemporary ceramics to see how clay can be used to create both useful and expressive objects of art.   Tuition: $150

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The Art of Caregiving: Student Project Presentations and Reception

July 26 | 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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In a special summer course at UTMB, second-year Physical Therapy students reflect on the meaning of caregiving by creating an original work of art—visual, written, performance or other, based on their one-on-one interview with a full-time caregiver from the community. Come enjoy snacks and beverages as the PT students present their art pieces. Presented in Partnership with UTMB Department of Physical Therapy and hosted by faculty Laurie Farroni and Steve Fisher.

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Ceramics Camp II

July 27 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, happening 5 times

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$150

For ages 8-14 Explore with educator and ceramicist Cristal Aldrete a variety of hand-building techniques including coil and slab-construction, using low-fire stoneware and pro­fessional glazes. Learn in the context of both historical and contemporary ceramics to see how clay can be used to create both useful and expressive objects of art.   Tuition: $150 for the week

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August 2018

Ceramics Studio for Adults – 4 Week Session

August 7 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 7, 2018

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$80 – $100

After a short break, Ceramics Studio with Cristal Aldrete is back! Summer B block will introduce techniques for creating wearable ceramics pieces - jewelry and accessories for men or women featuring your one-of-a-kind designs.  Returning/experienced students are welcome to work on their own projects and take advantage of Cristal's help.  Glazing and bisque firing is done between classes. Click on to the Ceramics Studio page link below for more information and to register online. GAC members, call to get your…

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Summer Art for Ages 5-8

August 10 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday, repeating until August 10, 2018

Galveston Arts Center, 2127 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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$15

https://www.galvestonartscenter.org/about/summer_art/ This week's class: Cardboard Sculpture

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