Fall & Winter Events

Episode 7: Fall/Winter Events

6 Origami in 60 Minutes Halloween Edition

6 Origami in 60 Minutes: Halloween Edition
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To be personally notified of future dates, send a request to dean@deanjohnsonartstudio.com.

I show you step-by-step how to make fun and spook-tacular sculptures. I then help you make six origami for yourself.

My Favorite Comics flyerMy Favorite Comics
Wed, Oct 15, 6pm — Non U.S. Comics
Wed, Nov 19, 6pm — Visual Styles

A monthly discussion series bringing together people who are passionate about comics. Bring your favorite comics, graphic novels, snacks and opinions. And feel free to bring a friend — the more opinions we have, the better!  The topics listed above are a starting point, but the discussion is always determined by you!

Pre-registration is unnecessary, but we do ask for a $3 donation at the door.  Thanks!

Linocut 101 Multi-Color Prints flyerLinocut 101: Multi-color Prints
Saturday, Nov 8. 6pm – 8pm
Ticket Price: $50

I will demonstrate linocut carving and printmaking techniques, specifically focusing on multi-color printing. I then guide students, step-by-step, through the same process. Everything you need to create a multi-color print is provided, including tools you can take home with you!

Android and iPhone users, register here.  If you don’t have an Android or iPhone, send $50 via PayPal to chicagoprc@gmail.com.  Include “Linocut 101″ in your message so we know which class you’re paying for.  Thanks!

Figure Drawing Multiple Figures flyer

Figure Drawing: Multiple Figures
Sunday, November 16. 5pm – 7pm
Ticket Price: $35

Students will be able to direct the poses of the two (clothed) models, establishing the body language necessary to tell a compelling visual story. And our experienced models will bring their own creativity and experience to bear.

Android and iPhone users, register here. If you don’t have an Android or iPhone, send $35 via PayPal to chicagoprc@gmail.com. Include “Figure Drawing” in your message.

Return of Faces Only flyer

The Return of … Faces Only
Saturday, December 6. 6pm – 7:30pm
Ticket Price: $20

Faces Only starts with a demo from me. We then engage in a fun and frenetic “Group Draw.” Finally, we slow down and take turns modelling for the group.

Android and iPhone users, register here. If you don’t have an Android or iPhone, send $20 via PayPal to chicagoprc@gmail.com. Include “Faces Only” in your message.

Art of the Solstice flyer

Art of the Solstice
Sunday, December 21, 1pm – 4pm
Open Admission

NIA brings you Art of the Solstice, an art market inspired by the winter solstice. Stop by to peruse the work and meet the artists. We will have hot tea and mimosas, seasonal appetizers and treats, and gorgeous artwork for sale. You might just find a piece you can’t live without! Guests may feel free just to swing by, or hang out with us all afternoon….

Northside Independent Artists is a diverse artists’ collective. Its members work in a variety of mediums, from pen & ink to oil paint. In addition to myself, members include Natalie Walser, Terrie Byrne and Rachal Duggan.  Read more about our event here.

ChiPRC
858 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL  60622