Workshops

New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! offers a variety of workshops throughout the year. Check back often for updates on workshops! 

FATHER’S DAY BIRDHOUSE BUILD

6/16/2018, 12 PM – 2 PM

Grab Dad and work together to build an artisan Birdhouse for the backyard!

$25 Member + 1 child
$30 Non-member + 1 child
Additional children/adults are $10 each

Pre-registration required, max 20 people.

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NESTING NIGHTS, GROUP KNITTING IN THE GALLERIES

6/21, 7/19, 8/16, 9/20, from 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
FREE

6/21 don’t miss nationally renowned fiber artist, Adrienne Sloane. A Massachusetts studio artist, Sloane has shown her work nationally for over 25 years. She is both a hand and machine knitter. Her work has been published in Fiberarts, American Craft, Surface Design Journal, to just name a few.

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Drop-in knitting and crochet group in the galleries. Bring your own projects to work on while hanging out with other knitters and special guest fiber artists who will be available to instruct, give pointers, and challenge your knitting skills!

Sponsored by Wicked Cool Programs Grant


FAMILY LIVE BIRD DRAWING 

6/24 from  11AM – 12 PM
FREE

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Come and draw live birds! Learn how to look closely, create gestural drawings, and have a moving subject. We will also look at eggs and feather for inspiration. Perfect for beginners to advanced.

All materials will be provided; ages 8+

Sponsored by Wicked Cool Programs Grant


Alison Wells Mixed-Media Workshops

7/21 and 7/22; 1 PM – 4 PM
$45 Non-Members
$30 Members
Admission into the Museum is included in workshop price.

Do you just love the new exhibition by Alison Wells? Want to learn how she creates her textured surfaces? Learn mixed-media and painting techniques with local artist Alison Wells.

Click here to register for the Saturday, 7/21 workshop

Click  here to register for the Sunday, 7/22 workshop


New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! reaches out to the following communities and beyond to engage a diverse audience, offer exemplary educational programming and provide a vibrant center for the arts: New Bedford, Marion, Mattapoisett, Dartmouth, Westport, Rochester, Wareham, Acushnet, Freetown, Berkley, Swansea, Fall River, Fairhaven, Middleborough, Bristol, Newport and Providence.