WORKSHOPS at the museum 

Join local and regional artists as they share their art expertise. Workshops take place at the Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum, located downtown in Marquette Park. For most courses, supplies are provided, but you may also bring your own. Class sizes are limited, early registration recommended.

Discounts for some workshops are available for students and Mackinac Island summer employees.

  • Multiple Dates
    Details
    Jun 21, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn the fundamentals of knitting from Mackinac Island experts.
  • Jun 29, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn the art of hand-dyeing yarn with Kim Clare
  • Jul 06, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn intermediate watercolor techniques in this extended course.
  • Jul 11, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn beginning and intermediate gouache techniques in this extended course.
  • Jul 13, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Join Maeve Croghan in a beautiful open air painting experience.
  • Jul 20, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn the fascinating art of collage and bookbinding in this extended course.
  • Multiple Dates
    Details
    Jul 26, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Learn to knit with two colors of yarn to create a single cohesive piece.
  • Aug 03, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Richard & Jane Manoogian Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Join Harbor Springs artist Kim Clare to make a beautiful textile creation.
  • Aug 09, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Join members of the Starling Shakespeare Co. for a special course on the fundamentals of acting, staging, and drama.
  • Aug 17, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Mackinac Art Museum, 7070 Main St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, USA
    Join Maeve Croghan in an extended open air painting experience.
  • Songwriting Weekend
    Fri 16 Sep
    Sep 16, 12:00 PM – Sep 19, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Learn the art of songwriting, recording, and discovery secrets from Nashville industry leaders.