Adult Studio


Art Appreciation

IN PERSON- Exploring the World of Robert Johnson

Instructor: Luc Travers

This class will look in depth at the Robert Johnson: Safe Places exhibition. Johnson is a visual storyteller who has chronicled the natural world on three continents in pencil, acrylic, and gouache on paper and canvas for over 40 years. His work echoes influences from late medieval Italian, American Folk, Indian Miniature, Tibetan Thangka, and Balinese painting traditions. Discover the connections between these artistic influences as well as his emotional connections to works created across all 41 North Carolina State Parks.

Adult: All Levels -
Sunday, June 13, 2:30-pm-4:00pm Conference Room
CAM member: $12; Non-member: $15

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Art Appreciation

IN PERSON - Exploring the World of Elizabeth Bradford

Instructor: Luc Travers

This class will delve into the work of 'A House of One Room'. Elizabeth Bradford's masterful paintings originate from an intimate observation and profound reverence for the natural environment. These selections offer an invitation to share Bradford's journey as she explores the wonder of the natural world. The reverence she has for the environment and all of its inhabitants, can inspire a deeper awareness of our interconnectedness and responsibility for its preservation and survival.

Luc Travers is a museum educator at the Cameron Art Museum. He received his B.A. in Art History from the University of Memphis. Since 2005, he has taught and created curriculum in art appreciation and literature for students of all levels. He is the author of Touching The Art: A guide to Enjoying Art at an Art Museum. Along with teaching in the classroom and online, Luc has shared his passion for art through tours at dozens of museums all over the country.

Adult: All Levels -
Sunday, June 27, 2:30pm- 4:00pm Conference Room
CAM member: $12; Non-member: $15

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Buzz

IN PERSON - Book Buzz: The Overstory by Richard Powers with Elizabeth Bradford

Instructor: Heather Wilson

Sip wine and talk about books with CAM artists and staff. Join North Carolina artist Elizabeth Bradford, whose work is featured in CAM's exhibition Elizabeth Bradford: A House of One Room, for an engaging conversation about The Overstory by Richard Powers. Registration includes a glass of wine or sparkling water. Studio dinner and half-priced bottles of wine available from the CAM Cafe. Books available for purchase in advance at the CAM Shop. This one is long, so start readying soon! Pre-registration required.

Adult: All Levels -
Thursday, August 26, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Pancoe
CAM member: $20; Non-member: $30

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Mixed Media

IN PERSON- Creativity Hub

Instructor: September Krueger

Begin a weekly practice with exercises in the gallery followed by open work time for collaboration and communication. A welcome space for the beginner or experienced social painter, this hub is a space for you to reconnect with others and find ideas and inspiration to fuel your creativity.

September Krueger is the Director of Lifelong Learning at the CAM. She has taught a variety of studio classes and art history courses in higher education, and has worked with youth as a teaching artist in our public schools. Her primary medium is textiles, and she holds an MFA in Textiles from ECU.

Adult: All Levels -
Fridays, May 7-28, 10-11:30am, drop in sessions with museum admission Pancoe
CAM member: $8; Non-member: $10

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