Canton Museum of Art’s School of Art Announces Fall Offering of Classes and Workshops

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 2, 2022, Canton, Ohio – The Canton Museum of Art’s (CMA) School of Art is now offering its Fall semester of classes and workshops for students of all ages/ability levels. Featuring over 30 new classes and workshops, for Adults, Teens, Kids and Toddlers, School of Art continues its in-person sessions, inside the classrooms at CMA.  All School of Art classes and workshops are taught by professional artists and certified art teachers. Registration for Fall classes and workshops is now open and can be accessed on the CMA website at https://www.cantonart.org/learn

School of Art’s Kids and Toddlers classes include hands-on, age-appropriate instruction including “My First Art Class,” “Art of Illusion,” and “Creative Clay.”  Art Play Dates, specifically designed for Toddlers ages 1-4, give young children a chance to experience a one-day workshop with a parent, grandparent or caregiver.  Kids workshops include “ Micro City Sculptures,” “Urban Gravity Painting,” and family-style “Mixed Media Memory-Making” where multi-generations of a family can experience art together.

Kids Classes and Workshops
For a complete list of Virtual Kids Classes and Workshops please visit our website at
https://www.cantonart.org/content/kids-classes-workshops

School of Art’s Adults and Teens classes are inclusive for all levels of experience.  Fall class offerings include 12 week long ceramics classes as well as 6 week long acrylic and watercolor painting classes, screen printing and figure drawing classes.  School of Art is also offering a “Glass Fusing” class utilizing an in-house kiln and a “Silver Necklace Jewelry” class that will focus on soldering, cutting and bezel-setting techniques.  Adults and Teens workshops for Fall will feature “Stained Glass Flower Garden Stake,” “Stained Glass Fall Votive,” “Ceramic Wall Vase,” “Wet Felted Vessles,” a “Silver Spoon Ring Workshop” and a “Speed Art and Beer Tasting with Fat Head’s Brewery” workshop, sponsored in part by Fat Head’s Brewery.

Adult Classes and Workshops
For a complete list of Virtual Adult/Teen Classes and Workshops please visit our website at
https://www.cantonart.org/learn/adults

About Canton Museum of Art
The Canton Museum of Art is recognized for powerful original exhibitions and national touring exhibitions focused on American art – and making the discovery and exploration of art accessible to all. The Museum’s education outreach programs, classes, and workshops serve thousands of students of all ages. CMA’s collection focuses on American works on paper, primarily watercolors, and contemporary ceramics. Founded in 1935, CMA is one of three museums in Stark County accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and serves more than 45,000 visitors each year. Visit cantonart.org to learn more.

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MEDIA: For Images and Additional Information about School of Art’s Fall Classes and Workshops Featured in this News Release, Please Contact Erica Emerson, Education Director, at 330.453.7666, ext. 108 or email erica@cantonart.org

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