What’s Going on This Week:
- Friday, March 23rd – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Saturday, March 24th – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Sunday, March 25th – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For info on what else is going on around Berkeley Springs check out Berkeley Springs Community Matters.
At the Ice House:
School of the Arts Classes:
MACreate Adult Classes – Let your inner artist shine – take home your original artwork! No experience needed.
This workshop will explore the traditional art of Japanese Origami Containers: Beautiful Boxes, Bowls, and Baskets. You will learn to fold a variety of different containers, using a variety of papers and designs. Participants will leave with instructions so they can fold on their own. All materials supplies provided. A little bit of prior folding experience is helpful, but not necessary. $35 / $30 MAC members. Register online or call 304-258-2300
Indigo Dyeing with Jane Frenke. Saturday, May12, 2018, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Learn to dye fabric with indigo, a plant that creates a beautiful blue color. You will learn to tie and fold fabric to achieve a variety of patterns as you dip and dye. Each student receives a yard of fabric to experiment with. Feel free to bring an all-cotton, white t-shirt to explore your new skills. Dress for mess! All supplies provided. Class size is limited – register early. $35 / $30 MAC members. Register online or call 304-258-2300.
Digital Media Center for Community Engagement
Would you like to learn how to make your own documentary or TV show? Tell your story and the stories of our community! Learn how to become a partner in the Berkeley Springs Community Matters web portal. Call Rick Watson, Director of Digital Media Center (DMC) at 304-258-2300. Learn to write, direct, produce and edit TV shows. For ages 15 and up. Check out the DMC’s latest video projects here at MAC’s YouTube page!
Hours: Friday-Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Co-op Gallery – March 2 – April 8, 2018
Youth Art Show
Curator: Hiroko Rubin
Morgan Arts Council and the Morgan County Schools celebrate Youth Art Month with the works of students from all the public schools as well as Morgan County home-schoolers filling the Ice House.
Opening reception: Friday, March 9th – 7:00 p.m. All are invited to come.
Hall of Dreams & Carr-Kelly Gallery – January 12 – April 8, 2018
Halima Gay Reilly: Art From the Heart: Intuitive Collage
as a form of journaling.
Click for listing of upcoming Ice House Gallery Shows.
MC After 3 – Call for MAC Volunteers!You have talent! You like working with kids! You love MAC and want to help Get More Art Out There! Share your art, talent, interests at the Warm Springs Middle School MC After 3 – afterschool enrichment program and help MAC earn money for youth programming! Volunteer an hour or two of your time to support our kids. Summer hours available too! Call 304-258-2300 for more information. More info about MC After 3.
MAC Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10 am – 5 pm.
Community Events at the Ice House
WEEKLY DANCE, FITNESS and MOVEMENT CLASSES
Each week local instructors present ZUMBA, fitness, Bellysima Bellydance, Tai Chi and all levels of yoga classes for adults and youth. Ongoing Dance and Fitness Classes…
ICE HOUSE ARTIST’S CO-OP Retail Shop
Over 30 local and regional juried artists showcasing and selling their work at the Ice House Co-op Gallery. Visit Thursday through Sunday from 11am – 5pm. 304-867-3073. www.icehousecoop.com
Other Community Sponsored Art Events
For more information on these events in Morgan County, please contact the event sponsor directly.
The Berkeley Springs Studio Tour sponsors a self-guided tour of artist studios in Morgan County two weeks after Columbus Day (October 20 & 21, 2018). Visit www.berkeleyspringsstudiotour.org for more info or call 304-249-8803.