2017 Workshops for Adults

Adult Learning Opportunities!

Register Early! Spaces are Limited!

Contact Maggie Rumbelow at ude.s1495919801sorlu1495919801s@wol1495919801ebmur1495919801.eigg1495919801am1495919801.

Watercolor Painting of Paints and Brushes

Book it to the Museum!

Workshop with handmade book artist Dayna Haines.

Saturday, June 3, 2017
Museum of the Big Bend, Womack Education Room

Want to organize papers, cards, and other memorabilia and create a fabulous piece of art in the process? Learn how to make a string bound or tab bound book with handmade book artist Dayna Haines.

Bring your postcards, greeting cards, sketches, recipe cards and other trinkets to insert into your book!

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
All materials provided to create a string bound book structure.

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
All materials provided to create a tab bound book structure.

Cost:  $35 per session or $60 for both sessions
High school Age – Adult

To register, contact Maggie Rumbelow at 432-837-8143 or ude.s1495919801sorlu1495919801s@wol1495919801ebmur1495919801.eigg1495919801am1495919801

Terry Cockerham: Big Bend and The Terlingua Project

Alpine Photo Weekend

June 16-18, 2017

Friday, June 16, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Opening Reception for Terry Cockerham: Big Bend and The Terlingua Project
Color and black & white photographs of the Big Bend area by fine art photographer, Terry Cockerham of Dallas, Texas.

Write with Light: An exhibit of cameras from the personal collection of Monika (Moni) Rodgers.

Saturday, June 17, Photography Talks and Presentations

Experienced area photographers share their work and techniques. Classic to contemporary photography topics will be discussed. All presentations and demonstrations will be in the Museum of the Big Bend Womack Education Room.

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Robert Haspel: The Digital Advantage: The Importance of Post Capture Processing, Where the Magic Happens

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Monika Rodgers: Writing with Light: History of the Camera

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Carolyn Macartney: 
From Family Photographs to Film

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Terry Cockerham: 
Why Projects?

Saturday, June 17 & Sunday, June 18, Guided Photo Hike and Walks

A sunset hike up Hancock Hill behind the Sul Ross State University campus and a sunrise walk through the campus itself give a wide range of photo-making opportunities. Times and starting locations to be announced.

All images captured in and around Alpine are eligible for free entry in the 7th Annual #AlpineTXPhoto Contest ($500 top prize).
More contest information at visitalpinetx.com/photocontest

For more information or to register for any of these programs, contact Maggie Rumbelow at ude.s1495919801sorlu1495919801s@wol1495919801ebmur1495919801.eigg1495919801am1495919801 or call 432-837-8143