MOWA Masters 



Adults are invited to learn new art techniques in hands-on interactive studios taught by Wisconsin artists. 
Meet and Make
Saturday, February 10 | 10:30–3:00

Meet six Biennial artists and experience their process firsthand. Each artist will set up a mini studio space in the atrium for participants to explore a variety of media, including printmaking, painting, mixed media, fiber arts, and paper sculpture. Participating artists: Kelly Thorn Dulka, Jenie Gao, J Myszka Lewis, Tori Tasch, Wendi Turchan, and Michael Velliquette.

Get inspired by the artists and create a piece of artwork at each mini studio.

Register in Advance | $25 with Membership
Register at the Door | $30 with Membership

Image for Meet and MakeJenie Gao
Fiber Art with J Myszka Lewis
Saturday, February 24 | 10:30–3:30

Learn how to convert a digital photograph into a cross stitch or an embroidery pattern. Lewis shares basic and advanced cross stitch techniques to start your own fiber art project in class and equips you with the knowledge to finish it at home. Embroidery experience is beneficial but not required.

Bring your own sewing scissors
Bring a bag lunch

$75 with Membership

Image for Fiber Art with J Myszka LewisImage for Fiber Art with J Myszka LewisJ Myszka Lewis, Brick 155, Cross stitch embroidery on cotton, mounted to panel, 2017
Pressure Print with Sarah O’Farrell
Saturday, March 3 | 10:30–3:30

Experiment with pressure print, a unique printmaking process that relies on varying degrees of pressure to create a two-toned image. Hand cut images from mat board, mix ink, and create prints using a portable press (pictured above). Create an individual and collaborative print. 

All supplies included
Bring a bag lunch

$75 with Membership

Image for Pressure Print with Sarah O’Farrell
Painting with Wendi Turchan
Saturday, March 10 | 10:30–3:30

Learn about Turchan’s (pictured above) experimental techniques using a variety of paint media and papers. Engage in process-based painting methods and experiments to create both an individual and a collaborative painting.

All supplies included
Bring a bag lunch

 
$50 with Membership

Image for Painting with Wendi Turchan
Cyanotype with Tori Tasch
Saturday, March 24 | 10:30–3:30

Cyanotype is an ultraviolet photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. Place items on developing paper or fabric to create a stunning blue and white image. Leave class with a finished piece of art ready to hang on your wall! 

All supplies included
Bring a bag lunch

$50 with Membership

Image for Cyanotype with Tori Tasch

 

Image for Cyanotype with Tori Tasch

For more information about programs or classes or to register by phone, contact Miranda at 262.247.2263 or mlevy@wisconsinart.org.