THELMA SADOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS

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Adriane Little: Mapping Mrs. Dalloway
Adriane Little: Mapping Mrs. Dalloway
Jul 16 – Aug 29 all-day
Adriane Little: Mapping Mrs. Dalloway
Mapping Mrs. Dalloway by Adriane Little Exhibition will be on display from July 16 – August 29, 2020 Literature is riddled with dead or otherwise missing mothers. Virginia Woolf’s life and writing were partly, yet[...]
Melissa Wilkinson: UnNatural Histories
Melissa Wilkinson: UnNatural Histories
Jul 16 – Aug 29 all-day
Melissa Wilkinson: UnNatural Histories
UnNatural Histories Exhibition will be on display from July 16 – August 29, 2020 This series of paintings relates to my interest in dichotomies: obscuring and revealing, attraction and repulsion, good and evil, the past[...]
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Premier Comic Book Workshop (Ages 12+) 9:00 am
Premier Comic Book Workshop (Ages 12+)
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am
Premier Comic Book Workshop (Ages 12+)
The Comic Book Workshop will focus on the details of developing characters, writing dialogue, and creating a basic storyline for a comic book. Each day will be dedicated to employing techniques from professional cartoonists including[...]
THELMA Book Club 7:00 pm
THELMA Book Club
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
THELMA Book Club
Get ready for the next meeting of the THELMA Book Club! We are reading A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles   You don’t have to finish the book, or even have read it, to[...]
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Studio 51: Foam Printmaking 1:00 pm
Studio 51: Foam Printmaking
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Studio 51: Foam Printmaking
In this inventive class, we will explore the process of printmaking using pens, ink and foam. Students will choose their favorite subject and create multiple prints that they will be able to take home to[...]
Pastel Drawing 3:00 pm
Pastel Drawing
Aug 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
See lines, shape and value come to life with pastel. Through this exploratory class, you will learn to about various approaches to drawing with pastel, discover new techniques and be encouraged to draw with invention[...]
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Salsa Manzana 7:00 pm
Salsa Manzana
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
An authentic Salsa band of students, alumni and professors from Lawrence University. Get ready to dance! Enjoy music, drinks, and have fun with friends! The street is closed in front of THELMA on Sheboygan St. Thursday,[...]
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Studio 51: Cardboard Sculpture 1:00 pm
Studio 51: Cardboard Sculpture
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Studio 51: Cardboard Sculpture
In this sculpture class, students of all ages will cut, glue, tape, assemble and paint cardboard to create unique sculptures.  Students will discover a new world when they use their hands to build and combine[...]
Mixed Media 3:00 pm
Mixed Media
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Mixed Media
The mixed media class is a group of artistic experiences rooted in one fundamental creative principle –providing you with a foundation that will inform and inspire your vision and imagination. We will explore line, color,[...]
Melissa Wilkinson: Artist Q&A Talk 6:00 pm
Melissa Wilkinson: Artist Q&A Talk
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Melissa Wilkinson: Artist Q&A Talk
An artist exchange talk will begin at 6 pm on Wednesday, August 12 with a Q&A about her exhibition: “UnNatural Histories.” Melissa is an artist living in Tennessee. We will meet with her via Zoom[...]
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Watercolor Painting 6:00 pm
Watercolor Painting
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Through this traditional painting class, you will learn to about various approaches to painting with watercolor, explore new techniques and learn about painting what you see as we work from a colorful still life. The[...]
Chicken Wire Empire 7:00 pm
Chicken Wire Empire
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Chicken Wire Empire
Chicken Wire Empire began as a four-piece traditional bluegrass band. Half of the group is rooted in bluegrass and the other half is steeped in jamband music.  With the addition of Jon Peik (banjo), Ernest[...]
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Jacob Miller 7:00 pm
Jacob Miller
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jacob Miller
Wisconsin native Jacob Miller left his hometown for Portland, OR the summer of 2009 via Amtrak, bringing with him only a suitcase and an electric guitar. After one year in the city he left to[...]
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Studio 51: Comic Book Creation – Character Development 1:00 pm
Studio 51: Comic Book Creation – Character Development
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Studio 51: Comic Book Creation – Character Development
Learn the basics of developing comic book characters. Students will sketch out ideas and focus on the various stages of figure development, along with exploring characteristics like facial expressions and poses. All materials are provided.[...]
Portrait Drawing 3:00 pm
Portrait Drawing
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Portrait Drawing
Explore formal drawing techniques and portraiture. You will work from a photograph and learn about form, shape and value while developing skills that enhance your ability to interpret what you see into a drawing. The[...]
Adriane Little: Artist Q&A Talk 6:00 pm
Adriane Little: Artist Q&A Talk
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Adriane Little: Artist Q&A Talk
An artist exchange talk will begin at 6 pm on Wednesday, August 19 with a Q&A about her exhibition: “Mapping Mrs. Dalloway.” Adriane is an artist living in Michigan. We will meet with her via[...]
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Pocket Kings 7:00 pm
Pocket Kings
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Pocket Kings are a crack unit of elite musicians trained in the fine art of igniting guerrilla dance parties and whipping crowds into a groove-inspired frenzy. Their weapon of choice? The best R&B, Soul,[...]
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Studio 51: Animal Painting 1:00 pm
Studio 51: Animal Painting
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Studio 51: Animal Painting
Enjoy painting animals from pictures and seeing what you create come to life in color. We will explore painting techniques while having fun creating portraits of our favorite animals. Feel free to bring a picture[...]
Landscape Painting 3:00 pm
Landscape Painting
Aug 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Landscape Painting
Learn how to paint realistic landscapes while exploring formal painting techniques and practices. You will be painting from reference photographs and learning about how to interpret what you see in paint. Feel free to bring[...]
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Five Card Studs featuring Ms. Rocky Mountains 7:00 pm
Five Card Studs featuring Ms. Rocky Mountains
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The 5 Card Studs live show is a unique blend of big-time Las Vegas attitude and 70’s TV game show schmaltz, all glossed over with a washed-up lounge/wedding singer veneer. Performances feature many recognizable 60s[...]
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The Jimmys 7:00 pm
The Jimmys
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm
Enjoy music, drinks, and have fun with friends! The street is closed in front of THELMA on Sheboygan St.   THE JIMMYS combine the seasoned keyboard and Hammond B-3 organ talents of Jimmy Voegeli, the legendary[...]
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