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Adult Workshops & Programs
 
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.

 

Sketching Workshop in the Newell Galleries

Saturday, April 14th
11 am - 1 pm
Frederic Remington Art Museum
303 Washington St., Ogdensburg

As part of Slow Art Day 2018, Museum Education Specialist Laura Desmond will pair up with local artist Julie Pratt to introduce several works by Frederic Remington, then Pratt will provide instruction and advice for sketching from Remington's works in the Newell Galleries.

All ranges of drawing experience are welcome. Drawing materials are provided, though artists are welcome to bring their own sketchbooks and pencils if they prefer. The cost of the class is $15 for members of the Remington Museum and $25 for non-members. The class is limited to 12 participants; you can register HERE. Call 315-393-2425 with questions, or email Laura Desmond desmond@fredericremington.org

Image: Stephen H. Chambers, Studies for Firemen's Float, Seaway Festival Parade, Broncho Buster

 

Charcoal Drawing Class

Tuesday, April 17th
10 am - noon
Eva Caten Remington Education Center
323 Washington St., Ogdensburg

This class will introduce the different varieties of charcoal and how best to use them. As she guides participants through observational drawing from a still life, local artist Julie Pratt will teach some basic skills of drawing such as positive and negative space, looking at relationships, contour drawing, shading, and more. After some experimentation and exploration of the medium, participants will learn the interesting technique of drawing with an eraser.

All skill levels are welcome, and materials will be provided, though artists are welcome to bring their own materials. The cost of the class is $15 for members of the Remington Museum and $25 for non-members. The class is limited to 12 participants. You can register HERE. Or call 315-393-2425 or email desmond@fredericremington.org to ask questions or sign up.
 
 
 
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.