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Appleton, WI 54911
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Get out of the house

February Classes, News, and shows.

February is loaded full of great ways to get you out of your house and doing something fun and productive. We have 3 great classes coming up. We also want to share some of the things the Mud & Prints Studio//Gallery artist are doing this month. Enjoy

At Mud & Prints


Paint Your Pet with Linda Schrage

Linda Schrage

Jan 31st,

Feb 7th and 21st

5pm – 7pm

All 3 days for $95.00

Bring along a picture of your loved furry friend and capture them on canvas. This class will work with textures of fur, contour of eyes, and looking for that special thing that make your pet special.

Portraits and Figures in Watercolor with Lee Mothes

Lee Mothes

February 6th, 13th, and 20th

2pm – 4pm

All 3 days for $225.00

An introductory class in watercolor. Come learn the basics of painting people, animals, and portraits. He will go through mixing, creating washes and how to handle brushes. Learn skin tones.

Basics of Creating Comics

Michael Suess

February 16th and 23

March 9th and 16


All 4 days $80,00

Learn the art of comic drawing, lighting, anatomy, perspective and composition. You will work with storytelling and character development. This is a perfect class for anyone who loves to create stories with pictures.

3. Kevin Gagnon’s Portrait Drawing class will be rescheduled and posted.

Things going on around the area

Congratulations Cristian -

nominated as 2019 Up and Coming Artist to Watch in 2019

Cristian Anderson February 1st , 2019

Friday, February 1st is the opening for “Social Amnesia” at UWFV

5 - 7pm. Including the Scriptorium performance at 5 and the EARTH||AIR dance at 6.

Come watch this amazing artist also perform in the EARTH//AIR dance.

His show runs at The Draw until March 8th

Artists to Watch 2019 Feather & Bone Gallery at the Draw:

Wreath; Community voices, telephone handsets, domestic furniture, shoat rings, electronics, Emily Dickinson poetry book, and internet radio cast. Dimensions variable (2019)

Leif was nominated last year as one of the 2018 Up and Coming Artist to Watch

Leif Larson Feb 7th – 14th Closing Reception Feb 13th 6pm – 8pm

Deconstructing Fight or Flight is showing at UW Oshkosh (Annex Gallery)

Piece by piece, Leif Larson deconstructs his complicated figure narrative,

"Fight or Flight."

(A 6' x 16' acrylic painting).

The show contains over 130 new paintings.

Don’t miss this show. Leif always has a way with paint and words, that will capture

your interest.

*How exciting to have two of the local artist that have been nominated as the up and coming Artist to Watch @ Mud and Prints Studio // Gallery. I am so proud to have work from both of these artist in the studio. Come and pick up one of their pieces to add to your collection.

Rob Neilson, Professor of Art - Lawrence University

Jimenéz-Flores’ SUN Feb 3 at 4:30

Jimenéz-Flores’ interdisciplinary work explores themes of colonization, migration

(voluntary and involuntary), “the other”, stereotypes and cultural appropriation. He uses artwork to address community issues, to create awareness and to propose actions.

AND Paper Fox Printmaking Workshop

Visiting Artist Series 2018-19

John Garrett ‘94

February 5-6, 2019 | 10 am – 4 pm

Wriston Art Center #105 | Free and open to the public

Public Lecture at 4:30pm on Tuesday, February 5 in Wriston Auditorium

John Garrett ‘94 Comics, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Artist, Milwaukee, WI

Witness his creative process with digital illustrations in Adobe Illustrator and related programs. All ages are welcome. John creates comics, sci-fi and fantasy artwork, initially through traditional methods of drawing and painting and Photoshop. He has transitioned from 2D art creation into 3D to bring ideas to life.

9th Annual Print & Ceramic Sale! One Day Only

Friday, February 22, 2018 | 10 am – 4 pm

Wriston Art Center #105 | Free and open to the public

A large variety of limited edition prints by professional artists, student prints, ceramic pieces, and print subscriptions are available for purchase. Come in and also enjoy printmaking and bookmaking demonstrations,a silent auction, and a raffle with exciting prizes! People of all ages are welcome.

Cash, check and credit cards are accepted. Spread the word and we’ll see you at the sale!

Sponsored by The Paper Fox Printmaking Workshop, & the Ceramics area

As you can see, we have a lot of things for you to do in February.

Plus we have the supplies for you to do it with.

No use just thinking about it, do it! Email, text or call.