Techniques in Portraiture CLICK HERE or click image for full-size flyer
Thursday, February 15 & Thursday, February 22 4:00 – 6:00 pm
For grades 9-12, these sessions will be taught by professional artists in the Schaefer Portrait Challenge. Students will learn approaches to drawing, painting, and critique. FREE... but please reserve your space in advance. Contact Shannon: email shannon
Quick Draw Night
Thursday, March 1, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
A creative studio experience for adults (21 and over) to learn how to make portraits, taught by professional artists. Includes art materials, snacks, and no-host beverages. Tickets: $20. To reserve a space, contact Shannon: email shannon
Educational Gallery Tours
We offer educational guided tours for elementary to college level students as well as organized community groups of 10 or more. Tours provide visitors with background information on the exhibit content as well as and engaging experience in observation, and discussion and meaningful personal connections. There is no admission fee for these tours, but reservations are required.
Imagine the Schaefer Gallery as your classroom! ARTWORKS guided education tours focus on exhibits in the Gallery, and are designed for Grades 3 through 12. Tours are tailored to compliment the content of each exhibit and provide an informal creative setting for student participation. All tours meet the Hawai'i Learning Standards for visual art and integrate into other core curriculum areas.
Students are engaged through viewing, responding, and hands-on activities. Teaching artists work directly with students to help them understand artistic concepts, process, and techniques.
-The ART WORKS tours are led by Gallery education staff
-The fee is $6 per student (limit 25)
-Suggested timing is 9:30-noon, weekdays.
-Students should wear clothing they can get 'messy - and bring a healthy snack .
Reservations are required and should be made at least one month in advance. For tour information and scheduling, please contact: Neida Bangerter, Gallery Director, 808-243-4288 email neida