Burlington City Arts

Artist Professional Development


Thursday, October 11, 2018
6-8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Kate McKernan
Location: BCA Studios, Drawing &
Painting Studio
$25 / $22.50 BCA members
The foundation of a successful class or residency is classroom management.
Learn educator’s tips for running a safe and productive learning environment for youth. Basic classroom structure such as shared expectations, open communication and developing consequences will be covered.  A discussion of what has or hasn’t worked with other teaching artists will also take place.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
6-8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Meara McGinniss
Location: BCA Center, 135 Church Street
$25 / $22.50 BCA members
Learn tips for writing a successful artist statement from artist and curator, Meara McGinniss. Communicate what you investigate, observe, or want to express with your art and make your next grant, residency or exhibition proposal stronger. Artists from all disciplines and at all levels are welcome. Participants are invited to bring samples of artist statements
to be reviewed.

Thursday, December 13, 2018
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Instructors: Jessica Manley & Renee Greenlee
Location: BCA Studios, Lighting Studio
$45 / $40.50 BCA Members 
Learn how to take professional-quality digital images of your work in this hands-on workshop in our lighting studio. Whether you’re applying to art school, submitting work for an exhibition, or putting together a website, you’ll leave this workshop with techniques that will improve your images and enhance your presentations. Bring up to five pieces no larger than 40 x 60 inches. Digital camera use and flash drive provided.


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