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November 2017

Northern Exposure Workshop: Found Object Dilemma

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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Found Object Dilemma/ Breaking the Rut: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. This is a technical workshop about connecting objects using adhesives, binding, joining and fastening. It will be useful to anyone creating mixed media art from 2D to 3D. Hand out, demo plus time to play. Do you create mixed media sculpture using a personal collectable as focal point? Or do you upcycle found objects providing new meaning? Bring a special object or partially complete constructions if smaller than a…

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Northern Exposure Workshop: How Artists See

November 10 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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How Artists See: 1:30 - 4 p.m. Explore the visual cues in nature and our lives; ask how we give them meaning. Expand your visual literacy; the ability to interpret and make meaning with images. Brush up on design basics that inform our capability to create compelling compositions. This is for all levels of artists to challenge and enhance our ability to see. Presentation, handout and a 2-D collage exercise. There will be time to start your own piece or…

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Draw A Pet

November 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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This class has filled to capacity. If you are interested in a class like this again, please call us at 786-3833 or email irina@bonifasarts.org to let us know you are interested.   INSTRUCTOR: Michele Earle DATES: November 10 The Delta Animal Shelter is coming to Bonifas! Come meet adorable pets – available for adoption – and learn from a renowned book illustrator how to draw animals in pencil/watercolor. This beginning workshop is great for kids and adults alike, a possibility…

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Fun with Poured Paint

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Bill Oman DATES: Nov. 11 (FULL), Dec. 2 Please note that the Nov 11 class is full but we still have room in the Dec 2 class. Participants will learn a variety of techniques related to the 'poured paint' technique. This is a type of non-representational painting that is fun to do and the results are often filled with amazing colors and patterns. These methods will be demonstrated by the instructor on a large canvass then the participants will…

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Toddler Art — Session 2

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2017

Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Lorne Watson DATES: Oct. 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7, 14   Join us for creative play activities and music fun! Lead by professional teachers and musicians, toddlers will be combining fun and learning to help nurture imagination, problem solving and developing motor skills. Art stations and music provide hands on fun. Session 1- Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28  Oct. 5, 12, 19 Session 2- Oct. 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7, 14  For toddlers…

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Insight Meditation

November 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2017

Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Jean Schlueter DATES: Thursdays, Oct. 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7   Insight Meditation is a guided introspective that is a technique of the Buddhist Theravada Tradition. It helps enhance mental discipline, slows down racing thoughts, helps alleviate sleep disorders, reduces stress, and promotes inner peace and harmony. NOTE: Insight Meditation will be held at First Presbyterian Church at 819 1st Ave South in Escanaba on Oct. 26 and Nov. 9. The rest of the sessions will…

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Seasonal Landscape Series

November 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Staci Berg DATES: October 17, 31, November 3, 17 Create your own masterpiece to reflect the beauty of the seasonal landscape. This acrylic painting is done on a 16 x 20 wrapped canvas and all supplies are included. The class is lead by an experienced instructor Staci Berg formerly of Creation Station. Bring your favorite beverage and come enjoy a night out filled with fun and creativity. Other Canvas Paintings in the Seasonal Landscape Series are pictured above.   Members:…

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Clay Ruffled Bowl

November 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on December 2, 2017 at 10:30am

Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: April South Olson DATES: November 18, 10:30 a.m.-Noon and December 2, 10:30–11:30 a.m.   Come play in the mud with me and learn to make a beautiful handmade ceramic bowl. This class is a great start in your exploration with clay. You will learn the basics of clay through the process of slab. Adding surface decoration and glaze will give the bowl your personal style. Let's get muddy!   Members: $45.00 | Non-Members: $48.00

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Ashtanga Yoga

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until November 27, 2017

Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Heather Bruss DATES: November 6, 13, 20, 27   Yoga provides a great way to strengthen and tone muscles, and increase flexibility. Studies by the National Institute of Health have proven the effectiveness of yoga for mental alertness, stress relief and increased immune system function. Students will learn how to synchronize breath with standing postures and increase the benefits of their workout. using the same sequence each time, improvements are easy to see. With this repetition, the Ashtanga practice…

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Belly Dancing – Beginner Level Session 2

November 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 6, 2017

Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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INSTRUCTOR: Jenna Harmon DATES: Session 2 | Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec. 6   Come have fun, and experience the benefits of learning basic belly dance moves. Jeana Harmon will have you in fluid motion and putting together a routine by the end of six weeks. What is referred to in the West as “belly dancing” is actually raqs sharqi or Dance of the East. Based on movements that come naturally to the female form, it provides a…

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