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Adult Studio: Flower Press Art

Date:
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$70 (Museum Members receive 10% discount; two full equity scholarships for BIPOC participants)
Tickets:
https://shop.ashevilleart.org/collections/event-tickets/products/adult-studio-flower-press-art

Join us and explore the art of making flower press art with instructor Susan McChensney. In this workshop, you will learn the technique of Oshibana, a Japanese tradition that involves creating art with pressed plant materials. The workshop includes a tour of the Museum’s exhibitions to discuss creative concepts and be inspired by works on view.

About the Instructor

Susan McChesney is a visual artist and longtime arts educator who has broadened her creative practice to focus on pressed flower art, using petals like strokes of paint. Living and working in Western North Carolina inspires her to create collages representing the dramatic landscapes around her.

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The Asheville Art Museum will award two BIPOC scholarships for the Adult Studio. To apply, click here.

Contact:
Asheville Art Museum
Phone:
828.253.3227