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sat8apr1:00 pm- 3:00 pmEvent OverArt Journaling Club1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Evansville Museum

Time

(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Evansville Museum

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098

Event Details

Second Saturday and Third Thursday of Every Month

Location: Evansville Museum

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Instructor: Sherry Groff 

Come, meet new friends and create art! No art skills are necessary.

Each month participants will create personally meaningful pages in an art journal as they explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints and various other supplies. Participants are welcome to attend one session or come every month (new participants are welcome all the time). Bring a friend for this fun, relaxed and social art event. 

Participants would need to bring an art journal of their choice. All other supplies will be provided, although participants are welcome to bring their own.

Art Journaling Club is included with Museum admission. Become a member and participate for free! 

Email questions about Art Journaling to karen@emuseum.org.

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thu20apr1:00 pm- 3:00 pmEvent OverArt Journaling Club1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Evansville Museum

Time

(Thursday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Evansville Museum

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098

Event Details

Second Saturday and Third Thursday of Every Month

Location: Evansville Museum

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Instructor: Sherry Groff 

Come, meet new friends and create art! No art skills are necessary.

Each month participants will create personally meaningful pages in an art journal as they explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints and various other supplies. Participants are welcome to attend one session or come every month (new participants are welcome all the time). Bring a friend for this fun, relaxed and social art event. 

Participants would need to bring an art journal of their choice. All other supplies will be provided, although participants are welcome to bring their own.

Art Journaling Club is included with Museum admission. Become a member and participate for free! 

Email questions about Art Journaling to karen@emuseum.org.

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thu27apr6:30 pmJames MacLeod to Present at the Museum6:30 pm Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville

Time

(Thursday) 6:30 pm

Location

Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville

Event Details

On Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m., Dr. James MacLeod, professor of history at the University of Evansville (UE) and author of the 2017 bookThe Cartoons of Evansville’s Karl Kae Knecht: Half a Century of Artistic Activism will speak about the life and work of long-time Evansville Courier cartoonist Karl Kae Knecht. Dr. MacLeod’s lecture is presented in conjunction with the new Evansville Museum new exhibitionThe Far-Reaching Impact of Karl Kae Knecht opening on April 23.
Dr. James MacLeod was educated at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, receiving an MA in 1988 and a PhD in 1993. Since 1994 he has been a member of the History Department at UE, where he teaches courses in European History and the two World Wars. Dr. MacLeod is also the author of Evansville in World War Two, which was published in 2015. In 2016 he wrote and co-produced a two-part documentary on Evansville in World War II for WNIN. In 2000, he published a book on 19th-century British religion,The Second Disruption, and has also written over 20 other scholarly publications. He has won many awards for his teaching and scholarship, and was UE’s Outstanding Teacher in 2009. He appeared in WNIN’s Top 9 and Picture This. James is also an award-winning cartoonist and his editorial cartoons appear in the Evansville Courier and Press and the Henderson Gleaner.