Mixed Media Classes in Chicago, IL

Apply Filters

Common Time Filters

Weeknights
Weekends

Days of the Week
What days are you free to take a class?

Class Times
What time are you able to take a class?

Class Schedule
When are you looking for a class?

Currently viewing classes from to

Where do you want to take your class?

Skill Level

Duration

Age

Searching

Mixed Media Classes Coming up in Chicago

13 classes have spots left

Advanced Mask Making

at Art Side Out Studio & MASK SHOP - West Ridge 5606 N Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60659

More experienced mask makers get involved with more expensive materials, develop their own tool kit and pursue projects of their own with guidance from our resident master Jeff Semmerling. Note:  You should already took intermediate course. Price does not include the materials fee.

Wednesday Jan 29th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

CourseHorse Gift Card

Thousands of classes. No expiration. You choose the $ amount. Select a category or let the recipient pick.

Buy a Gift Card

Mixed Media Art

at Discovery Center - Irving Park 4318 N Elston Ave 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60641

Students will create dynamic, multi-layered compositions with a variety of materials: watercolor/acylic/water soluable oil paint, ink, images, found objects, and pastels. Techniques explored will include photo transferring, collage, monotype printing, drawing, painting, and assemblage. Emphasis is on conceptual practice and personal process.

Wednesday Feb 12th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$89

4 sessions

Be first to know about new mixed media classes

Add this topic and we'll let you know about new classes, trending topics and last minute discounts

Follow

Beginning Mask Making

at Art Side Out Studio & MASK SHOP - West Ridge 5606 N Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60659

Students learn fundamental mask construction, making masks in cardboard, Venetian Style papier mache', found objects and plaster gauze. Please note: Most materials are included.

Wednesday Jan 29th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$200

8 sessions

Mixed Media Encaustic Studio

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Brings focus on the importance of exploring materials that fuse and combine with the encaustic medium. Discover and develop the creative process using a variety of materials; the encaustic medium will be the “glue” that brings a multitude of materials together during this transformative workshop.

Thursday Feb 6th, 1pm - 4pm

  (4 sessions)
$165

4 sessions

Mixed Media Mold Making

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Learn the basics of silicone mold making. Create one- and two-part molds from a variety silicones and rubbers, either taken from a created or found object. A variety of materials can be used alongside our molds, including wax, plastic, clay, plaster, and concrete. Designed to help you with production and will allow you to make multiples quicker, whether...

Thursday Feb 13th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$220

5 sessions

Intermediate Mask Making

at Art Side Out Studio & MASK SHOP - West Ridge 5606 N Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60659

Start with casting your own face for two mask making matrices, then learn sculpting and casting your own creations in paper mache'. Note: You should take beginner mask making before this class. Session price includes materials.

Wednesday Jan 29th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$240

8 sessions

Drawing Studio:Multi-level

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This class is designed for students with prior drawing experience interested in investigating new subjects and themes while developing technical and conceptual skills through experimentation with a variety of methods and materials. Creative exploration will include exercises addressing scale, mixed-media processes, drawing formats, and series. Individual...

Monday Feb 3rd, 6pm - 9pm

  (10 sessions)
$585

10 sessions

Explorations in Collage

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Examine different types of collage, altered art, and other forms of mixed-media utilized by Dada, Surrealist, and contemporary artists. The first few classes will focus on different types and approaches to collage, with the final weeks focusing on combining collage and other media.  Techniques and practices covered include Photomontage, Text...

Saturday Feb 15th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$195

5 sessions

Exploring Acrylics: From Basics to Pushing the Limits

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Acrylics are versatile paints, and this class explores a range of techniques from traditional to contemporary. From experimenting with the lines of paints to using different mediums, we will work on projects such as layering, making gel skins for abstract landscapes, subtractive painting pouring, mono printing, and more!  First day of class,...

Wednesday Feb 12th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$195

5 sessions

Color Mixing

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Learn to mix accurate, exciting color including the vivid, specific hues of flowers, the bright and subdued greens of leaves, and the deep, subtle colors in shadows. You will make charts for permanent reference and then apply this knowledge as you paint flowers and leaves from live specimens.  You will work in watercolor, but exercises apply...

Saturday Mar 14th, 9am - 12pm

  (6 sessions)
$298

6 sessions

Techniques in Monoprinting

at Spudnik Press Cooperative - West Town 1821 W Hubbard St Ste 302, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Monoprinting is a form of printmaking that favors organic, gestural, textural, and ephemeral marks and imagery. This process is incredibly immediate, playful, and a multi-faceted type of printmaking, and therefore well suited to first time printers and artists who typically work with paint, mixed media, and sculpture. These prints usually begin from...

Wednesday Feb 19th, 1pm - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$145

4 sessions

Drawing Studio (Middle School Program)

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course offers an introduction to drawing as an exciting means of expression through writing, discussion, sketchbooks, and individual and group projects. Students explore a variety of drawing techniques and approaches to build their technical, spatial, and creative abilities, including essential elements of 2D design and art.  Working with...

Saturday Feb 15th, 9am - 12pm

  (12 sessions)
$465

12 sessions

From Drawing to Painting (Early College Program)

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is for students that have a background in drawing, but little to no painting experience. Drawings serve as the foundation for acquiring new painting skills and students are encouraged to develop their own ideas and goals with instructor guidance. Skills such as line, volume, space, materiality, form and function, and palette are explored...

Sunday Feb 16th, 2pm - 5pm

  (12 sessions)
$465

12 sessions

46 mixed media classes that have ended
Add to your wish list to find out about new dates

Explorations in Mixed Media

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

This course will explore the various practices of mixed media in two-dimensional art. Students will learn multiple mixed-media techniques in relation to various historical and contemporary artists, and experiment with the possibilities of various media combinations in application to drawing and found imagery. Some projects will include forms of collage,...

No upcoming schedules
$195

5 sessions

Shaping Leather Masks

at Art Side Out Studio & MASK SHOP - West Ridge 5606 N Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60659

Learn the Semmerling methods for shaping leather masks. Jeff will show you what you need to know about leather how to shape masks from it and 2 basic methods for sizing and finishing them that will get you started making fabulous masks.  In two days you will make and finish two to three leather masks and leave with a list of sources for materials...

No upcoming schedules
$300

2 sessions

Reset all filters.

No results found

Try removing some filters.