Visual Arts Calendar

Today

Pencil Beyond Sketching

What: Three-part class lead by Stephen Herchak for those who already have drawing experience and would like to expand to more finished and photorealistic techniques.

When: 1-3 p.m. June 14, June 21, June 28

Where: Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $100-$120

More Info: 843-722-2706, gibbesmuseum.org

Photography

What: Join The Bend for a casual meet-up and golden hour photography session by site director Chet Morse.

When: 7-8:30 p.m. June 14

Where: The Bend, 3775 Azalea Drive, North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: thebendcharleston.com

Friday

Gallery Anniversary

What: The Miller Gallery will celebrate its first anniversary with Bib.on donuts, celebratory artwork and more.

When: 5-8 p.m. June 15

Where: Miller Gallery, 149 1/2 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-764-9281, millergallerychs.com

Saturday

Family Day

What: Family-friendly celebration of current Halsey exhibition “The Carrion Cheer” featuring guided tours, face paintings and scavenger hunts.

When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June 16

Where: Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, 161 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-953-4422, halsey.cofc.edu

Sunday

Encaustic Demo

What: Introduction to the process and brief history of encaustic painting from artist Jane Nodine with R&F Handmade Paints.

When: 2-3:30 p.m. June 17

Where: Artist & Craftsman Suppy, 142 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 843-937-5199, artistcraftsman.com

Figure Drawing

What: Weekly drawing classes with instructors Megan Collier-Bansil and Mia Loia featuring live models. Class is 16 years of age and up.

When: 5-7 p.m. Sundays

Where: Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10-$15

More Info:843-722-0697, reduxstudios.org

Monday

Character Creation

What: Learn the basic steps and techniques of conceptualizing a unique comic book character with instructor Jonathan Carrington.

When: 9-11:30 a.m. or 12-2:30 p.m. June 18-22

Where: Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: $140-$350

More Info: 843-722-0697, reduxstudios.org

Lego Building

What: Learn tips and trips from master builder Andrew Heape. Event will include building instructions and all supplies.

When: 2-4 p.m. June 18-19

Where: Colleton County Arts Council, 334 Wichman St., Walterboro

Price: Free

More Info: 843-549-1922, facebook.com/colletoncountyartscouncil

Tuesday

Beginners Watercolor

What: A watercolor painting class geared toward beginners. Supplies will be available for $30 prior to event.

When: 2-4 p.m. June 19

Where: Wescott Park, 9006 Dorchester Road, North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: bit.ly/2JzGGZk

Knittin’ in the Corner

What: Weekly meeting to knit or crochet with the Berkeley community. All levels are welcome.

When: 5-7 p.m. Tuesdays

Where: Berkeley County Main Library, 1003 Highway 52, Moncks Corner

Price: Free

More Info: 843-719-4223, berkeleylibrarysc.org

Wednesday

Kids Tour: Photography

What: Tour geared toward children of current photography exhibit including craft project and activity.

When: 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesdays through July

Where: The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $12 admission

More Info: 843-722-2996, charlestonmuseum.org

Macrame Workshop

What: Learn to make a macramé plant hanger and practice tying basic knots. Wine and materials provided.

When: 6-8 p.m. June 20

Where: Charmed Beauty and Gifts, 2366 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $35

More Info: 843-225-1621, charmedbeautyandgifts.com

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