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Art Adventure: Watercolor Seascape

Dec

08

DECEMBER 20 | ART ADVENTURE: WATERCOLOR SEASCAPE Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Members $10, Non-members $15 Students will create their own watercolor paintings in the tradition of British artists featured in the special exhibition from The Cummer’s permanent collection. Join us the third Saturday of each month for studio classes in painting, printmaking, collage and construction […]

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Art for Two: Wondrous Watercolor!

Dec

01

DECEMBER 13 | ART FOR TWO: WONDROUS WATERCOLOR Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to Noon Members $15 per pair, Non-Members $20 per pair After exploring the British Watercolors exhibition, students will work with crayons and watercolor paints to create a watercolor seascape. Come make art with your little one and enjoy gallery and Garden visits on the second Saturday […]

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Fifth Grade Garden Tours: Gardners by Design

Nov

30

Fifth graders step into a landscape architect’s shoes as they solve the problems of garden design. How do you blend a landscape and a built environment? How should it feel? Textures, shapes, colors, and symmetry are all elements that are part of good garden design. How do you deal with scale? Unlike paintings, living things grow. Will this plant still…

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Buy a Brick, Leave a Legacy

Nov

30

Please consider making your mark at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens by purchasing a donor brick today!

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Portfolio Building: Drawing

Nov

10

NOVEMBER 22 | PORTFOLIO BUILDING: DRAWING Saturday | 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Members $20 per session, Non-members $25 per session This class is for students 13 and up who are interested in building their portfolio by creating work within a given theme or method in a range of dry and wet media. Instructor Matthew Patterson will help students […]

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Docent of the Month: Mary Summers

Nov

06

The docents play such in important role in the education of students and museum visitors on not only the vast permanent collection, but also the rotating exhibitions. The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is extremely lucky to have the dedication of Mary Summers lead the docents as President of the Docent Corps. Her knowledge […]

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