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Wine & Art: Celebrating My Roots
Thursday, June 22, 6-8 p.m.

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED

 

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Figure Drawing – In-person
5:30-8:30 p.m. every other Friday

Figure drawing is held at the Figge every other Friday. These are facilitated classes, where the participants learn by practicing their skills and adapting to change. These are not instructed classes. Bring your own supplies. Registration required.

 

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Yoga at the Figge
First Saturday of every month, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Join us at the Figge for yoga asana. Bring your own mat for this movement-based class led by instructors from Tapas Yoga Shala. The class will take place surrounded by art in the Quad City Bank and Trust Grand Lobby at the Figge, where participants will face the windows overlooking the beautiful Mississippi River.



 

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Impressionist Painting
Thursdays, July 7-28, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Study the methods and techniques of the Impressionist painters: Monet, Degas, Morisot, Cassatt, Matisse, Pissarro, Breck, and more. “Light is might” in making your subject matter as the focal point through the use of broken lines and loose and fluent brushwork, in order to create a more relaxed composition. Award-winning Brad Bisbey will lead you through color theory and more. References will be made to the exhibition John Leslie Breck: American Impressionist​ on view at the Figge Art Museum May 28 – August 28, 2022.

 

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Wine & Art - First Impressions: John Leslie Breck
Thursday, July 7, 6-8 p.m.

Join us for the July session of Wine & Art. Participants will learn about John Leslie Breck, an American painter who went to France and painted with Monet. Create a study, using oil pastels in a painterly style!

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grade K-2 Morning Session)
July 11-15, 8:30 a.m.-Noon

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN AT [email protected]

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grade K-2 Afternoon Session)
July 11-15, 1-4:30 p.m.

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN [email protected]

 

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Happy Little Trees
July 16, 10 a.m.-noon

Want to paint picturesque landscapes like the ones Bob Ross taught? At this Happy Little Tress monthly class, participants will learn to make a painting in one sitting using water-based oil paint. This class is offered monthly. Sign up for one session or several.

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grade 3-5 Morning Session)
July 18-22, 8:30 a.m.-Noon

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN AT [email protected]

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grade 3-5 Afternoon Session)
July 18-22, 1-4:30 p.m.

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN AT [email protected]

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grades 6-8 Morning Session)
July 25-29, 8:30 a.m.-Noon

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN AT [email protected]

 

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Camp Figge: Art for Kids (Grade 6-8 Afternoon Session)
July 25-29, 1-4:30 p.m.

THIS CAMP IS FULL! TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST, EMAIL BRIAN AT [email protected]

 

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High School Summer Drawing Program
July 25-29, 9 a.m.-Noon

Receive college-level instruction from St. Ambrose University art professors in this weeklong intensive drawing camp. Instructors will teach topics from traditional drawing techniques to expanding methods of mark-making to how to install the works created in a space. Students must have completed either 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade to participate.

 

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Wine & Art: Painting in the Negative
Thursday, August 4, 6-8 p.m.

Join us for August's Wine & Art class. Sip on wine while layering painted patterns and fun designs with artist Gina Kirschbaum. Then draw an object and block out the negative shapes that surround the object to form a neat, layered composition.

 

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Happy Little Trees
Saturday, August 13, 10 a.m.-noon

Want to paint picturesque landscapes like the ones Bob Ross taught? At this Happy Little Tress monthly class, participants will learn to make a painting in one sitting using water-based oil paint. This class is offered monthly. Sign up for one session or several.

 

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Class and Workshop Policies

Refunds and Transfers

Will be granted 10 or more business days before a class is scheduled to start. Refunds and transfers may be given after that time if requested, per the museum’s discretion. Please contact us at 563.345.6654

Cancellation and Schedule Changes

The museum reserves the right to cancel classes when minimum enrollment is not met one week prior to its starting date. In addition, changes may be made to the class and/or instructor listed. In event of inclement weather, call us at 563.345.6654 or watch the local television for updates. Alternate times for classes cancelled due to weather are at the discretion of the museum. All classes may not have the opportunity to reschedule.





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The Figge Art Museum opened on August 6, 2005, and is the renamed successor to the Davenport Museum of Art, which was opened on October 10, 1928, as the Davenport Municipal Art Gallery.

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LOCATION
FIGGE ART MUSEUM

225 West Second Street
Davenport, Iowa

 

PHONE

Museum | 563.326.7804

Cafe | 563.345.6647

 

MUSEUM HOURS

Monday | Closed

Tuesday - Wednesday | 10am - 5pm

Thursday | 10am - 8pm

Friday - Saturday | 10am - 5pm

Sunday | 12pm - 5pm

 

CAFE HOURS

Monday - Sunday Closed

*The Figge Cafe is closed until further notice

*See calendar for holiday exceptions