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McLeod Tyler Wellness Center

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240 Gooch Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States

October 2023

Youth Workshop: Botanical Cyanotypes with Sarah Wicker

October 2, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
McLeod Tyler Wellness Center, 240 Gooch Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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Inspired by the work of the first female photographer Anna Atkins, students will create their own botanical photographs. We will explore the local ecosystem, collect samples, and photograph them utilizing the sun! Together we will learn about chemistry, history, ecology, and the principles of design. This workshop is designed for children ages 6-11. All materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome; just bring your imagination! Date: Monday, Oct. 2, 9 AM to Noon (Monday, Oct. 2 is a teacher workday for both WJCC Schools and York Co. Schools.) Location: William & Mary McLeod Tyler Wellness Center Workshop…

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Relief Wood Sculpture Workshop with Donald Wilson

October 16, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McLeod Tyler Wellness Center, 240 Gooch Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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Artist Donald Wilson will combine art-making and guided imagery, a mind-body intervention, to inspire the creative process and explore the possibilities of abstract art. Participants will focus on how positive and negative spaces support and engage each other while using organic and geometric shapes cut from wood to explore the realm of non-objective compositions. Then, a guided imagery exercise will create a mental movie to generate ideas to adorn the compositions. Participants will take home their own abstract sculpture, ready to display. This workshop is designed for adults and youth aged 14+. All materials will be provided, and all skill…

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November 2023

Teen Workshop: Screen Printing the Warhol Way

November 6, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
McLeod Tyler Wellness Center, 240 Gooch Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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Pop artist Andy Warhol created many of his iconic works through silk screen printing, a method in which layers of ink are transferred through a fine mesh screen. We invite teens to channel their inner Warhol and join Steve Prince for this workshop that will explore the art of silk screen. This workshop is designed for youth ages 12-18. All materials will be provided, and all skill levels are welcome; just bring your imagination! Date: Monday, Nov. 6, 9 AM to Noon (Monday, Nov. 6 is a teacher workday for WJCC Schools.) Location: William & Mary McLeod Tyler Wellness Center…

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December 2023

The Art of Weaving Workshop

December 4, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McLeod Tyler Wellness Center, 240 Gooch Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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Immerse yourself in the art of weaving by joining us for a workshop with Kate Koconis, owner/creator of L.B.S. Studio, a small textile arts studio in Toano, Virginia. A docent from the Muscarelle will present works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection, highlighting the diverse ways that artists incorporate woven patterns, textures and materials into their work. Following the presentation, Kate will lead the group in a frame loom weaving workshop. Using a handheld frame loom, you will explore the essentials of weaving. You’ll learn about weaving basics, warp and weft, and a plain weave structure, along with a couple…

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