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  1. Build Your Crown Workshop with Floral Artist Heather Ann Miller (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Thursday, March 21 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

    Channel your inner Frida with floral artist Heather Ann Miller of Eclectic Sage. During this hands-on workshop, you’ll create a bold and beautiful flower crown inspired by...

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  2. Museum Store Trunk Shows 2019

    Thursday, March 21 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Thursday, March 21
    Susan Devine, jewelry artist
    Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
    Jewelry made from found materials curated from world travels

    Friday, March 22
    Terry McManus,...

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  3. Floral Demonstration with Steve Taras, “Because Not All Art Comes in a Frame” (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Thursday, March 21 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    Steve Taras came to floristry after years in the accounting field left him feeling unfulfilled. His creative vision now leads the team at Watered Garden Florist, premier...

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  4. Painting Workshop with Watercolorist Amy Richards (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Friday, March 22 | 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

    Amy Richards, creator of whimsical illustrations, shows how to paint sweet and simple watercolor bouquets. She teaches easy watercolor techniques that will enable you to...

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  5. Museum Store Trunk Shows 2019

    Friday, March 22 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Thursday, March 21
    Susan Devine, jewelry artist
    Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
    Jewelry made from found materials curated from world travels

    Friday, March 22
    Terry McManus,...

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  6. Floral Demonstration with Special Guest Holly Heider Chapple

    Friday, March 22 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    Dubbed the “Flower Mama” by her peers, Holly Heider Chapple is a visionary and an advocate for floristry and farming. She owns Hope Flower Farm in Waterford, Virginia, and...

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  7. Painting Workshop with Watercolorist Amy Richards

    Friday, March 22 | 2:30 pm - 5 pm

    Amy Richards, creator of whimsical illustrations, shows how to paint sweet and simple watercolor bouquets. She teaches easy watercolor techniques that will enable you to...

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  8. Macramé Hanging Planter Workshop (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, March 23 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

    Here’s a chance to practice the time-honored art of macramé. Workshop includes hands-on instruction on knotting techniques and all you need to make a lovely hanging macramé...

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  9. Museum Store Trunk Shows 2019

    Saturday, March 23 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Thursday, March 21
    Susan Devine, jewelry artist
    Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
    Jewelry made from found materials curated from world travels

    Friday, March 22
    Terry McManus,...

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  10. Floral Demonstration with AIFD Designers, “Inspiration to Expression”

    Saturday, March 23 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    What inspired the design? Was it color, line, emotion? Watch and learn as designers Aisha Crivens, Marcella Lopez-Villejo and Sherene Tan from the American Institute of...

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  11. Museum Store Trunk Shows 2019

    Sunday, March 24 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Thursday, March 21
    Susan Devine, jewelry artist
    Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
    Jewelry made from found materials curated from world travels

    Friday, March 22
    Terry McManus,...

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  12. Asana and Audubon Bird Yoga

    Wednesday, March 27 | 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

    Practice yoga surrounded by birds and nature in the middle of winter! Experience a 75-minute yoga class inside our new immersive Audubon Gallery. This vinyasa-style class...

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  13. Fly Like the Birds Outdoor AcroYoga Workshop

    Saturday, March 30 | 10 am - 11:30 am

    AcroYoga is a community practice that combines the mindful aspects of yoga with the power of group acrobatics. Participants move through fundamental poses to explore...

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  14. Fly Like the Birds Outdoor AcroYoga Workshop

    Saturday, March 30 | Noon - 1:30 pm

    AcroYoga is a community practice that combines the mindful aspects of yoga with the power of group acrobatics. Participants move through fundamental poses to explore...

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  15. Bespoke: Sherrill Roland and the Jumpsuit Project

    Sunday, March 31 | 1 pm - 2 pm

    Artist Sherrill Roland discusses the Jumpsuit Project, in which he turned his wrongful conviction into a social justice project about the intersection of race, gender, and...

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  16. Educator Workshop: Observing Art and Environment through Audubon’s Birds

    Saturday, April 6 | 10:15 am - 4 pm

    This workshop investigates the new installation of Audubon’s The Birds of America and the Museum Park as sources for exploring the relationship between art and environment....

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  17. Artist Talk and Exhibition Opening: A Conversation with Wim Botha

    Friday, April 12 | 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm

    Join Jennifer Dasal, NCMA curator of modern and contemporary art, and Alice Gray Stites, 21c Museum Hotels curator, in conversation with artist Wim Botha about his...

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  18. Lecture: Depictions of Mothers and Children in the Arts of Africa

    Saturday, April 13 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    Herbert M. Cole, professor emeritus from the University of California at Santa Barbara, discusses the depiction of maternity in modern and contemporary African arts, moving...

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  19. Veterans and the Healing Power of Movement

    Sunday, April 14 | 2 pm - 3:30 pm

    War changes people. Art heals. Take a moment to share in the healing power of dance in a conversation with combat veteran Alfredo Hurtado, followed by a movement and...

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  20. Outdoor Art-Inspired Yoga

    Wednesday, April 24 | 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

    Art and nature come together to create a tranquil space for mindful movement and appreciation of art and being outdoors. These 75-minute vinyasa-style classes are suitable...

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  21. Dining after Dark: How to Look at Art with Valerie Hillings

    Friday, May 3 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Valerie Hillings has been director of the NCMA since the fall. Share an evening with her in the company of other art lovers, with a lecture and tour highlighting some of...

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  22. Architecture Panel Discussion: “The Audacity of Space”

    Friday, May 10 | 7 pm - 9 pm

    Artist Heather Hart joins a panel of North Carolina–based architects for a discussion related to Hart's Southern Oracle: We Will Tear the Roof Off, a new Museum Park...

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  23. Creating Sculptural Forms in Mixed Media

    Saturday, May 11 | 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Acclaimed local sculptor Paris Alexander leads a process-oriented examination of sculptural technique while reflecting on work in the exhibition Wim Botha: Still Life with...

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  24. Outdoor Art-Inspired Yoga

    Wednesday, May 29 | 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

    Art and nature come together to create a tranquil space for mindful movement and appreciation of art and being outdoors. These 75-minute vinyasa-style classes are suitable...

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  25. High School Workshop: Digital Anime

    Monday, June 17 | 1 pm - 4 pm

    Calling all anime fans! Come learn from a professional artist with years of experience creating unique anime characters, posters, and T-shirts. David Anyanwu guides you...

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