January 28, 2023

More AMG Summer Classes Launch June 14

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Art Classes are offered throughout the year at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center’s Studio School with opportunities for all ages and skill levels. But June, as summer really opens in the garden’s woodland setting, the adult classes fill up quickly.

Advance registration is required, so please call (410) 326-4640, email to [email protected], or for detailed information, please visit www.annmariegarden.org. Annmarie Garden Members receive a discount!

Intro to Stained Glass-June Session

Students will learn the fundamentals behind stained glass art as they explore the copper-foil technique with instructor Leza Hepler. Learn to cut, shape and grind glass, as well as foiling and soldering techniques to make a small sun-catcher for your window.

All materials are included. Class will be held June 14 from 10 am – 2 pm with a member cost of $40 and a nonmember cost of $45.

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Chainmaille is the ancient art of weaving together individual metal rings to create beautiful jewelry or entire costumes of medieval knights in shining armor—a quick easy way to make a lovely piece of jewelry! The materials in the class kit include enough aluminum rings to complete up to an extra-large sized bracelet with a clasp, and detailed instructions.

The class will be taught by instructor Jerry Garnsey on June 14 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm with a member cost of $25 and a nonmember cost of $30. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the start of class.

Watercolor in the Garden

Join instructor Nancy Thompson on June 17 and 18 from 10:00 am to 3:30pm. This class is for any level of experience and students will learn tricks and techniques for painting floral and botanical images with vibrant color and texture. Bring photos from your garden to serve as inspiration. Use your own supplies or use the instructor’s for a small fee.

The class has a member cost of $140 And a nonmember cost of $150. A materials list can be provided at registration or pay the instructor $15 at the start of class.

About Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, Annmarie Garden is located in scenic Solomons, Maryland, on the Chesapeake Bay. The sculpture garden features a walking path that meanders through the forest past permanent and loaned sculpture, including more than 35 works of art on loan from the Smithsonian Institution and the National Gallery of Art. Annmarie Garden also presents a variety of award-winning special events, gallery shows, and engaging public art programs. Annmarie Garden’s Studio School offers creative classes for all ages and abilities taught by a talented faculty. Annmarie Garden is conveniently located just off Route 2-4, on Dowell Road in Solomons, Maryland; open 9am-5pm daily; the Murray Arts Building and Gift Shop are open 10am-5pm daily. To learn more, visit www.annmariegarden.org.

 Directions to Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
From Washington DC(about a 60 minute drive): take Route 4 South to Capital Beltway Exit 11 (to Prince Frederick). Continue on 4 South, following signs to Solomons. Left on Dowell Road at Hilton Garden Inn. Annmarie is less than 1/4 mile on left. From Baltimore (Beltway I-695): take I-97 (Annapolis) to Route 301 South (Bowie). Continue on 301 to Route 4 and follow signs to Solomons. Left on Dowell Road at Hilton Garden Inn. Annmarie is less than 1/4 mile on left. From Annapolis: follow Route 2 South towards Prince Frederick/Solomons. Left (South) onto Route 2/4 at Sunderland light. Left on Dowell Road at Hilton Garden Inn. Annmarie is less than 1/4 mile on left.

 

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