Workshops

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Visual Arts Week Workshops


Maude Kerns Art Center offers online and in-person educational workshops with seasoned artists including drawing, watercolors, mosaics and more. All workshops are open to ages 13 and up unless otherwise noted.

LinocutLinocut: Printmaking Summer Postcards

Presented by Maude Kerns Art Center

Saturday, August 8 • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Introduction to relief printing with linoleum using the theme of a “postcard”.

Instructor: Noelle Herceg

Register online

Cost: Free

Basic DrawingBasic Drawing

Presented by Maude Kerns Art Center

Saturday, August 8 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Learn some basic insight into what artists see and do when they begin a drawing.

Instructor: Barbara Counsil

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Cost: Free

WatercolorWatercolor Basics

Presented by Maude Kerns Art Center

Saturday, August 8 • 2-4 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Learn the basics of watercolor such as mixing paints and different applications.

Instructor: Barbara Counsil

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Cost: Free

CyanotypeBeginners Cyanotype Workshop

Presented by Maude Kerns Art Center

Sunday, August 9 • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Discover this antique photographic printing process that uses the sun to create a print.

Instructor: Brenna Hansen

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Cost: Free

Susan DetroyiPhoneography/Androidography: What is That? 

Presented by Susan Detroy

Monday, August 10 • 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Virtual Class

Learn how to use your digital device artistically through downloading, editing, and using digital apps.

Instructor: Susan Detroy

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Cost: $30 (students will need their own cell phone/digital device and computer access)

Craig Advanced Drawing Advanced Drawing

Presented Maude Kerns Art Center

Friday, August 14 • 5-7 p.m., Saturday, August 15 • 1-4 p.m. & Sunday, August 16 • 1-4 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Bolster you understanding of drawing fundamentals and practices with an emphasis on value study and composition. Ages 18 and up.

Instructor: Craig Spilman

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Cost: $45 per person

MosaicMosaic Musings

Presented by ArtCity

Saturday, August 15 • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Studio

Become familiar with the materials, tools, and techniques used in mosaics. 

Instructor: Stephanie Jackson

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Cost: $30 (includes materials)

Slab mugBuild a Slab Mug 

Presented by Maude Kerns Art Center

Sunday, August 16 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Learn the basics of slab building and make your own mug.

Instructor: Jordan Packer

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Cost: Free


Presented by:

These workshops are presented by Maude Kerns Art Center as a part of Visual Arts Week. Visual Arts Week is presented by City of Eugene Cultural Services, Lane Arts Council and Maude Kerns Art Center.


Contact Us

Workshop Coordinator, Maude Kerns Art Center

Tina Heffernan

Ph: 541-345-1571