My Heart Through Art

Join us for an evening featuring a collection of small works carefully curated, perfect for Valentine’s gift giving! 100% of proceeds benefit the Black Warrior Riverkeeper. A portion of the sales from our permanant collection will also be donated. Our neighbor, Thomas Andrew Art will also be open and contributing. Wine & small plates to be served!

Holiday Sip N’ Shop at Forstall Art Center

Join Forstall Art Center for our 12th Annual Holiday Sip N Shop!! Phillip will grace us with his famous home cooking! We’ll be serving grits and mimosas in the morning and gumbo and beer in the afternoon. EVERYTHING WILL BE 40% OFF THAT DAY ONLY! We’ll have artists leading hands-on demos, give away raffles and more!

Rat

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Margaret Harrill will lead a discussion on Rat by Frank Fleming in the Sculpture Garden.

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Margaret Harrill will lead a discussion on Rat by Frank Fleming in the Sculpture Garden.

Studio by the Tracks

Join us for a special Art Break featuring the Executive Director of Studio by the Tracks, Suzanne Boozer, who will discuss their current exhibition featured in the Burrow Education Gallery.

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators and special guests lead visitors on a 30-minute exploration in the galleries. Join us for a special ArtBreak featuring the Executive Director of Studio by the Tracks, Suzanne Boozer, who will discuss their current exhibition featured in the Burrow Education Gallery.

Studio by the Tracks is a studio and gallery for artists with Autism Spectrum Disorders. They provide a social network and a career path that enriches the lives of the artists they serve, as well as the greater community. For more information, visit studiobythetracks.org.

 

Rat

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Margaret Harrill will lead a discussion on Rat by Frank Fleming in the Sculpture Garden.

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Margaret Harrill will lead a discussion on Rat by Frank Fleming in the Sculpture Garden.

Oil Portraits with Andy Jordan

In this four week workshop, participants will practice creating portraits from a clothed model using oil paints. You may know Andy Jordan from his ongoing weekly figure drawing class at Space One Eleven, or you may know his murals, found in various locations across Birmingham. Jordan is continually exploring painting, drawing, exhibiting, and public art projects. Join him in practicing the art of oil portraiture!

All skill levels are welcome.
Age 15+
Cost $120
Participants bring their own supplies.

Art in the Making: Clay Workshop with Carolyn Wass

Art in the Making for adults 55 and better returns with an 8 week Clay Workshop taught by local artist Carolyn Wass!

Participants will have the freedom to create and learn about what interests them, at their own pace. Carolyn Wass will help you make functional and/or decorative objects, practice hand-building, wheel-throwing, glazing, and more.

Classes meet Tuesdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm beginning February 26 and ending April 16.

Cost: $35 per class/$280 total
Supplies included.

ARTfix! Representing the Figure with Andy Jordan

February 3-24
Sundays 2-4

Space One Eleven is offering a four week figure workshop led by artist Andy Jordan. Participants will choose their preferred medium to develop methods for representing the human figure from live models. This class is for intermediate to advanced students

Age: 18+
Cost: $120