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Racine Art Museum [edit]
441 Main St.
Racine, WI 53403
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The Racine Art Museum houses one of the most significant collections of contemporary craft in North America. With major exhibitions of new work, as well as from the permanent collection, RAM focuses on ceramics, fibers, glass, metal and wood, which represents original and compelling artistic expressions.
 
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June 6, 2015
Photography 201: The Digital SLR Camera

Do you own a fancy camera but donít know how to use it? This class will cover fundamentals such as composition and lighting, as well as operating a DSLR camera. Learn basic and advanced functions of your camera and how to use it for travel, landscape, and portrait photography. Class will cover shutter speeds, apertures (f-stops), ISO, RAW vs. JPEG, white-balance, and more. Then take a hands-on approach and apply new-found skills and techniques with short assignments, followed by reviews and critiques. Finally, learn how to use the most important tool in photography - your brain! Please bring your digital SLR camera with at least one lens (the more the merrier), the camera manual, pen, notebook, and lunch. Tripods are also welcome! Visit mikeleephotos.com for more samples of Mikeís photography. Online registration closes three days before class begins. Class is held at RAM's Wustum Museum, 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine.

June 8, 2015 - Aug. 10, 2015
The Painter's Studio

Learn painting techniques from a talented artist working in an open studio environment. Explore composition, painting styles, techniques and color analysis through individual instruction. Develop a personal approach to painting. All paint media welcome. Online registration closes 3 days before class begins. Class is held at RAM's Wustum Museum located at 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine.

June 9, 2015 - July 28, 2015
Stained Glass

Learn techniques such as cutting, grinding, foiling and soldering in the copper foil method. Supply list provided in first class. Online registration closes 3 days before class begins. Class is held at RAM's Wustum Museum located at 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine.

June 9, 2015 - Aug. 11, 2015
Open Studio Ceramics

Designed for the experienced student. Work in an open studio environment practicing potterís wheel, and hand building skills and techniques. A studio facilitator will be on hand for questions, advice, and to keep the clay studio up and running. Online registration closes three days before class begins. Class is held at RAM's Wustum Museum, 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine.

June 9, 2015 - June 30, 2015
Watercolor Studio

Use a variety of techniques guaranteed to take the fear out of watercolor painting. Through demos and individual instruction, gain a greater knowledge of the media and continue to grow as a painter. All levels are welcome. Online registration closes three days before class begins. Classes are held at RAM's Wustum Museum, 2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine.



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