Workshops

Call (708) 671-0648 to Register!

Please register at least 5 days before class begins to provide instructors time to prepare. Supply lists available at registration.

Adults

Silk Surface Design with Ann Oliver

Saturday, August 14, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Fee: $45 M / $55 NM – per class

Beginners and experienced silk painters alike will use surface design techniques including dyeing, silk screening, mono-printing, and more to create your own unique and original images on art-to-wear silk scarves. One scarf is provided. Additional blank scarves will be available for purchase. All supplies are included. Please wear clothing suitable for painting.

 

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Color & Composition: Watercolor & Pastel with Colette Odya Smith

October 1, 2, and 3, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Fee: $450 M / $490 NM

The McCord Gallery & Cultural Center is excited to host a 3-Day Watercolor & Pastel Workshop in conjunction with the Chicago Pastel Painters.

 

Click the image at left to download the registration form. McCord members receive member discount. Call us at 708.671.0648 if you have questions.

 

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Salsa Dance Workshop with Victor

4 week session, Fridays, August 6 - 27, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Fee: $65 M / $75 NM

Victor Rodriguez is a Latin dance instructor and dancer from Chicago, Illinois. He has been a member of the Legacy Dance Company since 2014 and has received training under the direction of Rey Sanchez with Legacy Dance Company Pro team, Zeke Ruvalcaba and the Bachata All-Stars, Rocky Quiñones and Gifted Souls, as well as Sarah Zuccaro and Jorge Soto, and Alma Latina Chicago.

 

This is a great workshop to learn the basics and understand how to move with the rhythm of the music! 

 

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Kids

Silk Surface Design with Ann Oliver

Ages 12 and up

 

Saturday, August 14, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fee: $45 M / $55 NM – per class

Beginners and experienced silk painters alike will use surface design techniques including dyeing, silk screening, mono-printing, and more to create your own unique and original images on art-to-wear silk scarves. One scarf is provided. Additional blank scarves will be available for purchase. All supplies are included. Please wear clothing suitable for painting. Make Mom that unique Mother’s Day gift.

 

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Tie-Dye with Melanie

Friday, August 13, 10 a.m.

Fee: $10 - Must bring a plain white t-shirt.

Add more color to your wardrobe! Tie Dye your shirt by trying different tying and color placement techniques to create unique, colorful patterns.

 

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Salsa Dance Workshop with Victor

Ages 10 - 13

4 week session, Fridays, August 6 - 27, 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Fee: $65 M / $75 NM

Victor Rodriguez is a Latin dance instructor and dancer from Chicago, Illinois. He has been a member of the Legacy Dance Company since 2014 and has received training under the direction of Rey Sanchez with Legacy Dance Company Pro team, Zeke Ruvalcaba and the Bachata All-Stars, Rocky Quiñones and Gifted Souls, as well as Sarah Zuccaro and Jorge Soto, and Alma Latina Chicago.

 

This is a great workshop to learn the basics and understand how to move with the rhythm of the music! 

 

CALL TODAY, AND RESERVE YOUR SPOT!

Refund Policy

Refunds will be given 48 hours before a workshop starts. Cancelations within 48 hours will not be refunded. 

If McCord needs to cancel a workshop, a full refund will be issued.