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Art at Brucemore: Greek Key Terracotta Tile
April 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm$35
Embrace your creativity!
Brucemore is partnering with the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio to bring the final piece of of the tile series to Art at Brucemore! In this unique workshop, you will receive a pre-made ceramic tile inspired by the terracotta Greek Key tiles that decorate the outside of the mansion! Paint and glaze the tile as you’d like, connecting your personal masterpiece to the historic architecture of Brucemore.
This workshop is hosted in the Brucemore Visitor Center. All instructions and materials are provided during the workshop. Following the workshop, the instructor will take the projects to the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio for firing in their kiln. Brucemore will notify participants when their creations are ready for pick-up from the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio, approximately three weeks following the class date.
Previous tiles in this series included a replica tile of the plasterwork from the Grant Wood Porch, a terracotta-inspired star tile, and a terracotta-inspired clover tile.
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2023
Time: Workshops begin at 10:30 a.m.
Admission: $35 per person (includes all materials and instructions).
This event is held in partnership with the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION
- Arrival and Parking: We ask that you arrive via our main entrance, 2160 Linden Dr. SE., Cedar Rapids, IA 52403. Follow signs towards the Visitor Center, where there is on-site parking.
- Check-in: Please check-in with Brucemore staff at the Visitor Center.
- Bags: We will have a coat rack where you are able to leave items. It will not be monitored during the workshop. You may wish to consider leaving bags or other items in your vehicle.
- Location: This workshop is held at the Brucemore Visitor Center
- Capacity: This workshop is limited to 16 participants per workshop time. Additional class times may be offered as ticket sales progress.
- Ticket Policies: All ticket sales are non-refundable. Please read our ticket policy here.
- Explore: Visitors are encourage to explore Brucemore during the visit. Take a walk around the grounds, or check our events calendar to see what tours are available.
- Preservation in Action: Watch for areas throughout your visit to see preservation in action! This is an important part of ensuring the site remains part of the community for future generations. If you would like to donate to support these efforts, click here.
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