MISSA is all about the magic that happens when like-spirited folks who love art and the creative process gather together. View the calendar below for workshop dates, times and special events where students and faculty have the opportunity to connect, make art and socialize over the 2 weeks.

 

2018 Calendar

June 23 - June 24

  • Art Cloths: Works on Canvas - Natalie Grambow
  • The Contemplative Brush - Pyx Sutherland
  • Abstraction in Acrylic (UPDATED) - Michelle Miller
  • Millefiori Magic: Patterned Veneers & their Application - Wanda Shum
  • Pinhole Photography & Cyanotype Prints - Bob St. Cyr
  • Throwing: A Traditional Approach to Clay - Alan Burgess
  • Charcoal Noir: Creating Compelling Visual Narratives - Joyce Kline
  • SAORI Weaving: Weaving without Boundaries - Terri Bibby
  • Exploring an Aesthetic - Rachelle Chinnery
  • Intaglio Printmaking with Tetrapaks - Alain Costaz
  • Mixing It Up: Mixed Media Explorations - Nancy Slaght
  • Clay Sculpture: Starting from a Cylinder - Debra Sloan
  • Storytelling for Everyone - Cat Thom
  • June 23 - July 1

  • Mentored Independent Studies - Harold Klunder
  • June 25 - June 29

  • Exuberant Clay: Exploring Form - Carol Gouthro
  • Practice on the Page: Five-Day Writing Intensive - Danielle Pope
  • Throwing Relaxed, Gestural Forms - Steven Hill
  • Monotypes: The Painterly Print - Heather Aston
  • A Sense of Narrative: Image Transfer Techniques on Clay - Chris Snedden
  • Painting with Wool - Dani Ives
  • Mixed Media Encaustics - Tony Bounsall
  • The Painter’s Process - Renee Duval
  • Pushing the Boundaries of Watercolour - Curtis Golomb
  • Low-Tech Screen Printing - Bill Horne
  • Bookbinding 123 - Don Taylor
  • June 29

  • Celebration of the Arts - Calendar
  • June 30 - July 1

  • Ceramic Tiles: Seascape/Landscape/Cityscape - Sandra Dolph
  • Coloured Pencil & Mixed Media Techniques - Jeannette Sirois
  • Introduction to Natural Dyes - Hanahlie Beise
  • Abstraction in Acrylic (and more!) SECOND OFFERING - Corre Alice
  • Zentangle™ – Basics and Beyond - Barb Round
  • Garden Photography with a Zen Twist - Allan Mandell
  • Bas Relief Sculpture for Ceramics and Multimedia Artists - Angela Pistrucci
  • Life Drawing Intensive - Heather Spears
  • The Singing Soul: Improvisational A Cappella - David Hatfield
  • Abstract Landscape with Acrylics - Chin Yuen
  • Visual Writing: Reading the Emotional and Physical Landscape - Adam Bentley
  • Surface Decoration & Coloured Slips - Victoria Christen
  • July 2 - July 6

  • Ceramic Design: Working with Templates - Marney McDiarmid
  • Nature Tradition: Cultivating Inspirations in Clay - Adam Field
  • Free-form Basket Weaving using Traditional Techniques - Tina Puckett
  • Organic Sculpting: Felting Inspired by Nature - Connie Michele Morey
  • Block Printing and Surface Design on Fabric - Mo Hamilton
  • Handbuilding Pots for the Table - Jan Edwards
  • Botanicals with Acrylic and Metallic Leaf - Jean Bradbury
  • Knots, Slots & Boxes: Rings that do Tricks - Julia Lowther
  • Fun! Soda Firing - Alan Burgess
  • Monoprints with Coloured Clay Slips - Mitch Lyons
  • Abstract Alchemy: Black, White and Warm Metallics - Judith Kruger
  • Pastel Painting En Plein Air - Gail Sibley
  • July 5

  • After 7 pm till late down at the kilns Gumbo Night Fundraiser - Calendar
  • July 6

  • 5:30 pm - late MISSA Wind Up Party - Calendar