Please note: This event has been cancelled.
Inspired by Angela Gregory’s bas relief carving, participants will carve their own ceramic tile while learning basic handbuilding and carving techniques. Led by Museum Educator Grant Benoit. Ages 18+, all skill levels welcome. Enrollment limited to 20; advanced registration required. $25 for students, $35 for members, $45 for general public.
About the instructor
Museum Educator Grant Benoit is a practicing artist and art educator. Benoit holds an MFA in painting, drawing, and printmaking from Southern Illinois University and has held several artist residencies. Benoit delivered adult, children, and outreach programming at Bascom Center for Arts, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Penland School of Crafts and in public school classrooms for a variety of ages from youth to seniors. Benoit is responsible for delivering hands-on arts programming for all ages, such as the museum’s ArtWorks and NAP, among other regularly scheduled museum programs such as Stories in Art, MUSE homeschool program, and First Free Sunday hands-on activities.