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November Children’s Classes

Oct

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The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens holds classes for all ages throughout the year. In our monthly Art for Two class, for your Preschoolers and Kindergartners, you and your child can…

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It’s a Free for All!

Oct

30

Don’t forget, this Saturday is the monthly Weaver First Saturday Free for All!  The Museum is open free of charge all day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Make sure you come by and enjoy some great music from This Frontier Needs Heroes on the Café patio.  Then, at 2 p.m. enjoy a free classical […]

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Art Fundamentals: Acrylic Painting

Oct

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NOVEMBER 5, 12, 19, DECEMBER 3, 10,  17 | ART FUNDAMENTALS: ACRYLIC PAINTING Wednesdays | 1 to 4:30 p.m. Members $170, Non-members $190, Active Docents $85 Ages 16 and up Instructor Allison Watson introduces painting to beginning students and strengthens the skills of intermediate painters. Learn composition for landscape and still life, color theory, and […]

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November Education Highlight

Oct

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The Cummer Museum at the Florida Association of Museums The Florida Association of Museum met in Jacksonville September 7 through 10 and Cummer Museum Educators presented information on sustainability in museums and the visitor experience.  The Future is Now!  Museums and the Environment , moderated by Director of Education Lynn Norris, featured  presentations by Jennifer Esler, […]

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Art for Two: Fashion Fun!

Oct

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NOVEMBER 8 | ART FOR TWO: FASHION FUN Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to Noon Members $15 per pair, Non-Members $20 per pair Explore the world of pattern, texture, and design in the Icons of Style: Makers, Models, and Image exhibition where students will create their own painted patterns and designs. Come make art with your little one […]

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Portfolio Building: Drawing

Oct

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OCTOBER 25 | 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 […]

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