The Frederic Remington Art Museum offers a range of programs as well as monthly classes for the adolescent to adult age group. See below for upcoming programs and classes and their descriptions. If you're interested in signing up for one of our workshops, you can call the museum at 315.393.2425.
Art Collage Button-Making Class
Friday, July 19
10am to noon
Eva Caten Remington Education Center
323 Washington Street, Ogdensburg
In keeping with the tradition of Ogdensburg’s Seaway Festival buttons, artist Rich Fedorchak will offer an Art Collage Button-Making Workshop on Friday, July 19 from 10:00 am to noon. Fedorchak is artist-in-residence at the Frederic Remington Art Museum from July 15 to July 28.
Fedorchak will guide participants in creating their own paper-based art collages. Using a button-making machine, the collages will be turned into wearable buttons. All ages are welcome. All materials will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring images and any other paper materials that they would like to use in their collages.
The workshop will take place in the Eva Caten Remington Education Center, 323 Washington Street, Ogdensburg. Cost for the class is $15 for Museum members and $25 for nonmembers. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information and to register, call 315-393-2425 or visit fredericremington.org
You can register for the class by clicking here. Or call Laura Desmond at 315-393-2425 or email her HERE.
One Hour One Work:
The One Hour One Work program invites participants to slow down and dive deep into a single work of art on display at the Remington Museum. Each session, a Museum educator will facilitate 60 minutes of focused looking, consideration, conversation, and interpretation of a single artwork. Four sessions will be offered each month, with a different artwork featured each month.
The program is free with admission to the Museum, but reservations are requested, in order to facilitate close looking and ease of conversation.To learn more and register, email Laura Desmond or call 315-393-2425.
July: The Love Call
In July, the featured artwork will be Frederic Remington’s 190 oil painting, The Love Call
. The program will be offered on the following dates and times: Wednesday, July 10 at 1:00 pm; Tuesday, July 16 at 10:00 am; Thursday,July 18 at 6:00 pm; and Monday, July 22 at 1:00 pm. The conversations will be facilitated by Kathie Wade, Linda Richardson, Kathy Crowe, and Luanne Herzog, respectively.
August: Among the Led Horses
In May, the featured artwork will be Frederic Remington’s 190 oil painting, Among the Led Horses
. The program will be offered on the following dates and times: Wednesday, August 7 at 2:00 pm; Thursday, August 15 at 6:00 pm; Saturday, August 17 at 1:00 pm; and Tuesday, August 20, at 2:00 pm. The conversations will be facilitated by Museum educators Norman Hoyt, Kathy Crowe, Kathie Wade, and Dagmar Jaunzems, respectively.
Remington Painting and Drawing Circle
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am to noon
Eva Caten Remington Education Center Classroom
323 Washington Street, Ogdensburg
A chance for artists of all levels to come together to work and share ideas in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Just bring your materials and whatever art project you are working on. The group is free and open to the public; no signup is required. For more information call the Museum Education Specialist Laura Desmond at 315-393-2425 or email her here.