McCord Garden Club

McCord Garden Club

Do you enjoy being outside and using your artistic talents in the garden? We are looking for volunteers to help grow our gardens! The activity will take place once a month on a Wednesday (June-September). Wear old clothes, bring gloves, and fun stories to share!

Call Cynthia at (708) 448-8192 for date and time.

Drawing or Painting the Costumed Model with Liz Wall

Wednesday, June 14, 12:00pm-3:00pm
Working with a costumed model will give artists the opportunity to focus on the gestural lines of the figure or a more realistic portrait rendering. The model will do some short poses then a long pose which will last two hours. Students may work in charcoal or any painting medium. Artists will spend time working on their drawings after the model session. $40/45 + class will share the model fee (member/non-member)

Silk Painting…Art Tissue with Karen Snow

Silk Painting…Art Tissue with Karen Snow

Saturday, July 8, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Fashion dramatic designs on a lovely Habotai silk scarf using shaped pieces of colored art tissue. Cut or tear art tissue embedded with dye, lay out your design on wet silk and watch the colors transfer from the tissue to the silk as the colors magically blend & spread. All supplies are included. Wear clothing appropriate for painting. $35/45 (member/non-member)