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Sunday, 06 Jul 2014

Benefit recital: Voice alumni

Jul 06, 2014

2:00 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Free will donation

Music Department Arts, performances

Third annual concert by Iowa State music alumni to benefit a voice scholarship endowment at the ISU Foundation honoring fellow alumnus Joey Wilgenbusch, who died in 2011.

Argentine Tango Practica Class

Jul 06, 2014

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $30 for five punches/ Public $40 for five punches

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4 - 5pm moves for beginners are introduced with a different figure each week along with techniques for dancing better.

Monday, 07 Jul 2014

Screenprinting Class

Jul 07, 2014

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $64/ Public $74 Supplies Included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn an inexpensive way to create custom t-shirts. Using your own design, learn to make a screen with the photographic emulsion method. Bring in your shirts and print away! This class is required in order to use our screenprinting equipment.

Tuesday, 08 Jul 2014

Glass Etching Class

Jul 08, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $35/ Public $45 Supplies Included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basics of glass etching while creating a set of 4 Cyclone mugs. Choose from a vintage or new ISU spirit logo, or get creative and make up your own design. Go Clones!

Wednesday, 09 Jul 2014

Texture in Oil Painting Class

Jul 09, 2014

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $33/ Public $43 Supplies Included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

From sgraffito scratches to swaths of buttery color to mountainous ridges of paint, this workshop will explore different techniques for creating texture in oil paintings. We will also experiment with painting knives and impasto medium to create a variety of physical textures. Bring an image or idea to work with. Basic experience painting with oils is required.

Thursday, 10 Jul 2014

Paint Your Own Pottery: Bubble Painting

Jul 10, 2014

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $4/ Public $5 (not including cost of selected bisque)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Join us for a fun exploration of techniques in "painting" bisque. This is sort of like blowing bubbles when you were a kid, but we do it with a straw and paint. The popped bubbles show up and make interesting patterns on the finished pieces. Studio fee is $4 for ISU and $5 for public to attend plus the cost of the bisque you select. Pottery will be fired within a week for you to pick up.

Nesting Boxes Class

Jul 10, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $56/ Public $66 Including Supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Make a 6, 5 & 4 inch set of nesting boxes. Part of the class will utilize hand tools to learn a traditional hand joinery technique. Then learn to use the machinery to make boxes efficiently. The Woodshop Orientation class is helpful, but not required for this class.

Saturday, 12 Jul 2014

The Art Abandonment Project - Mixed Media Class

Jul 12, 2014

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU & Public $5 - No pre-registration necessary

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Express yourself through random acts of art and join the abandonment movement! Create something for the joy of making it, and then leave it for an unsuspecting person to find - on a table at the coffee shop, on a park bench, or anywhere a stranger might stumble upon it. The Workspace will provide the supplies and demonstrate some techniques to get you started.