CLASSES

Current Classes

March 7, 2015

10.30am - 12.30pm

Mix it Up! Youth Art Classes (Ages 4-12) Spring Session I

Spring Session I: March 7, 14, 21, 28

Members $65 / session, $105 both sessions

Non-members $85 / session, $135 both sessions

Voted one of the best art classes by the Syracuse New Times, Mix It Up! offers young artists an immersive experience, through the exploration of a variety of media, such as sculpture, painting, and drawing and through guided tours of the galleries.  Participants have a chance to draw inspiration from viewing our permanent collection and our upcoming exhibition,Prendergast to Pollock. Limited scholarships available.

March 28, 2015
April 4, 2015
April 11, 2015
April 18, 2015

10.30am - 12.00pm

Yoga with heART

Every Saturday, 10.30am – Noon

Drop in cost per class:  Members $5, Non-Members $10

Your first class is Free!

Open your heART space in this alignment-based yoga class, where you can connect with your body and the art that surrounds you.  Long-time yoga instructor Dara Harper will guide you through proper form and precision of poses. All skill levels are welcome. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat. Some yoga mats are available on first come, first served basis. 

The Tiny Tour

Stay after class for a few minutes to enjoy a mini tour led by an Everson docent, highlighting one work from the Museum’s permanent collection. 

About the Instructor

Dara has been teaching yoga for 16 years and specializes in pose-precision and body alignment. Dara has studied with many great teachers including John Friend, the founder of Anusara Yoga, Douglas Brooks, Desiree Rumbaugh, Sianna Sherman, Doug Keller, and Tom Myers, a Rolfer and author of the book Anatomy Trains. These will be strong classes for any student: beginner, intermediate and advanced. Students will all be cared for and challenged simultaneously with active stretching, weight-bearing poses, such as downward facing dog and plank, and breathwork. Dara is attentive and patient and loves to watch her students blossom.

http://yogawithdara.com/

April 4, 2015

10.30am - 12.30pm

Mix it Up! Youth Art Classes (Ages 4-12) Spring Session II

Spring Session II: April 4, 11, 18, 25

Members $65 / session, $105 both sessions

Non-members $85 / session, $135 both sessions

Voted one of the best art classes by the Syracuse New Times, Mix It Up! offers young artists an immersive experience, through the exploration of a variety of media, such as sculpture, painting, and drawing and through guided tours of the galleries.  Participants have a chance to draw inspiration from viewing our permanent collection and our upcoming exhibition,Prendergast to Pollock. Limited scholarships available.

April 9, 2015

6.00pm - 8.00pm

Paint and Pour (Age 21+)

Members $52, Non-Members $65

Pre-registration required

Uncork your creativity! Enjoy a casual evening of painting with friends and be inspired by the art around you. Through the guidance of an experienced artist you will be walked through every step of the painting process to recreate a painting just like one hanging on the Museum’s walls. At the end of the evening you will have your own unique masterpiece to bring home. Enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar. No experience necessary, all materials provided including canvas, paints and smocks and your first drink is on us! Seating limited. Please contact Kimberly A. Griffiths to register, kgriffiths@everson.org or (315) 474 6064 x308.

May 7, 2015 - May 9, 2015

N/A

Painting Waterfalls and Streams in Pastel

May 7 – 8, from 9.30am – 4.00pm & May 9 from 10.00am – 4.00pm

Members $235 / Non-members $295

Explore the sensational subject of waterfalls and running streams with this award-winning instructor who will demonstrate the subject in a variety of styles. Working from your photos or sketches, emphasis will be on design, light effects and value contrast, color, and expressive application of pastel. Create translucent watery effects, reflections, flowing water, wet and dry rocks, moss, foliage, and more. Demonstrations, at-easel assistance, critiques, lots of painting time and fun! All levels welcome from beginner through advanced. Materials list provided.