Artful Minds with Chris Johnson

Artful Minds 1: Painting as Exploration with Chris Johnson

Join MICA Teaching Fellow, Chris Johnson, for this painting course! Learn about different painting techniques and styles while you virtually travel through time and across continents. From the soft and diffused marks of the cave paintings of France, to the colorful dot paintings of Australia. You will get to experiment with different painting tools, mediums and learn about artists and painters from around the world! You will complete a variety of painted works and learn to stretch your own canvas. Join us as we journey around the world and grow as artists.

Date: Thursdays, January 14 – May 13 (no class 3/18)

Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fee: $50 members/$130 non-members   Reserve your spot by calling 410-662-4363

Artful Minds 2: Creative Studios with Chris Johnson

This studio-centered course allows you more time to work on your creative endeavors while being supported by an artist! Whether you are taking a few art classes at Keswick already, or are interested in getting feedback on that personal painting you have been working on at home, Creative Studio with Chris is set up to help you reach your full artistic potential. As part of this studio course, you will learn to analyze your artwork and the work of your peers by engaging in dialogue. This course will also include documentary viewing of artist’s works as well as artist talks to serve as inspiration. Chris will provide creative encouragement and consultation on art projects. Build your art practice and grow into your creative potential with Creative Studios.

Date: Thursdays, January 21 – May 13 (no class 3/18)

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Fee: $50 members/$130 non-members   Reserve your spot by calling 410-662-4363