Engaging in the arts, whether through required courses or extracurricular activities, is valuable in developing essential skills that professionals need, like critical thinking and observational and communication skills, as well as bias awareness and empathy.
MICA offers Community Education courses and workshops in pastel painting, figure drawing, oil painting, open studio model sessions, and seminars on art collecting.
A preview of our Fall 2019 Community Education courses include:
- Wheel Throwing
- The Artist as Naturalist: Water-Based Media at the National History Society of Maryland
- Fundamentals of 2D Design
- Unearthing Pigment: Color from Natural Dyes and Earth Pigments
- Image in Motion
- Intro to Black and White Photography