Figurative Illustration Workshop: FIW on the road!
On Friday the 19th I’ll be painting from a live costumed model at the Museumathon event at the Kenosha Public Museum. Part of the event is to celebrate the Fantastic Worlds Exhibit; Masters of Science Fiction and Fantasy Art in which I have a painting on display.
The event is free! I hope you can make it.
Tentative Schedule- Subject to change. Final schedule will be posted at the Museum the day of the event. Sign up sheets will be posted at all areas as needed. Participants, presenters, and demonstrators should check in with Staff or Volunteers at their assigned area.
5pm-8am ALL NIGHT- OPEN GAMING MARATHON (Large Classroom)
Gaming Demos- location & times TBD
5pm-8am COSPLAY & LARPING MARATHON- Come as you are and create your own adventure. (Lobby & Exhibit areas)
5-7pm Fantastic Worlds Reception (Mezzanine)
6pm Gallery Talk- Aaron Boyd (East Gallery)
7pm Arrival of the 501st Legion Star Wars Reenactors (Lobby)
5-11pm Kids Gaming- Bring your cards & games! Age 12 and under (Field Station)
5-7:30pm Kids Crafts- Make a crown (Small classroom)
MEZZANINE MASHUP- Open Mic Performances, Readings, & Presentations
7:30- 8:30 MUSICAL INTERLUDE (mixed musical performances- open mic)
8:30- ALTERED EGO- Bringing Your Character to Life (Actor’s Craft) Presenter- Richard Cleven
10:30 until… Schedule per sign-ups at event
COSTUME CONTESTS- Come dressed to impress! (DC Hall)
8pm- Kids Costumes Judging & Prizes
Midnight- Adult Costumes Judging & Prizes
FANTASTIC ART PROGRAMS & SESSIONS – Bring your sketch books & join the artists! (DC Hall)
7pm Guest Artists Meet & Greet (tables- Ed Binkley, Tim Bruckner, Jeff Easley, Aaron Miller, Jeff Miracola, Lothar Speer, Jim Nelson, Ingrid Kallick)
7:30-10pm Student Art & Portfolio Reviews (at designated Guest Artist tables- signs will be posted)
7:15pm- ED BINKLEY- Digital Art Presentation
8pm Break for Kids Costumes Judging & Prizes. Master of Ceremonies- Cap’n Jack (aka Richard Cleven)
9pm- TIM BRUCKNER- Pop Sculpture Presentation (short video, talk, audience Q&A)
10pm-Midnight- FANTASTIC FIGURES demos & figure drawing (public participation)
Artists are encouraged to bring drawing pads and dry media to join our guest artists in a creatively good time! Cameras may be used only at the discretion of each session’s moderator and models.
10pm Fantastic Figures, Costumes & Props Presenter- Aaron Miller
11pm Fantastic Figures, Structure & Movement Presenter- Lothar Speer
Midnight- break in art sessions for Adult Costume Contest Judging & Prizes. Master of Ceremonies-
1am-2am- Demo & Drawing “Fantastic Creatures”(Artist demo, artist/public brainstorming & drawing)
2am-3am- Demo & Drawing “Making Monsters”(Artist demo, artist/public brainstorming & drawing)
3am-6am- Last Artist Standing- Discussion & judging of works created throughout the event. Drawings left for display will be taken down at 6am. Artists can return during the week to pick up their entries & prizes.
6am-7:30am- Cartoons & Cereal