2024 WMG Programs

Survival Guide for Women Artists Workshop Series

Woman Made Gallery is proud to announce our 2024 virtual workshop series for emerging artists, “Survival Guide for Women Artists.” The series will span four months with four separate workshops. The workshops are individual and you do not have to sign up for all four. Simply sign up for whichever workshop interests you and will help your art practice grow.

All workshops will be co-taught by WMG staff members Veronica Clements and Corinne Pompéy. The series will be held via Zoom and will feature 60 minutes of interactive lecture and 30 minutes for Q+A.

Who Should Attend:

This workshop series is open to all emerging women, non-binary, and femme-identifying artists that are interested in taking their career to the next level. Whether you’re a painter, sculptor, photographer, or work in any other medium, this series is tailored to your needs.

Why Attend:

  • Connect with a supportive community of fellow women artists
  • Receive personalized feedback and guidance
  • Expand your knowledge and skills in a collaborative environment

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to take your artistic career to new heights! Buy your ticket today and join us for this empowering workshop series.

Workshop 1: The Basics

We will focus on:

  • Applying for exhibitions
  • Pricing your work
  • Shipping work
  • Documenting work

When: Monday, January 29th from 6-7:30 PM CST.

Workshop 2: Get It in Writing

We will focus on:

  • Writing artist statements & biographies
  • Perfecting resumes and CVs

When: Monday, February 19th, 2024 from 6-7:30 PM CST.

Workshop 3: Design on a Dime

We will focus on:

  • Website design
  • Online & physical portfolio designs

When: Monday, March 18th, 2024 from 6-7:30 PM CST.

Workshop 4: Instagram 101

We will focus on:

  • Going Live and creating reels on Instagram
  • Creating a professional Instagram account

When: Monday, April 22nd, 2024 from 6-7:30 PM CST.

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Pricing Per Workshop:
Non-members: $25
Members: $20
Students: $15

Once registered on Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the Zoom link for the workshop. Each workshop will be recorded, and each person registered will receive a copy of the recording as well as a downloadable PDF of the booklet “Survival Guide for Women Artists,” which focuses on the basics covered in all four workshops.

Register Here for Survival Guide Workshops

 

Friday Women Artists & Wine Night!

Woman Made Gallery is excited to invite you to our monthly Friday paint and sip series on women artists! Beginning Friday, February 16th, 2024 we will be hosting a 2 hour art event at the gallery where you will have the opportunity to learn about a different influential woman artist from history and then create a painting in their style. The first woman artist we are focusing on is Hilma af Klint, the pioneer of abstract painting!

Each session will consist of a 15 minute lesson that includes a handout about the woman artist we are focusing on followed by a 90 minute inspired painting session. Wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages and assorted snacks will be served and you will leave with your completed painting.

Classes are led by Veronica Clements, WMG Marketing & Events Coordinator. Clements has a BFA in Painting and Art History and her MS in Leadership for Creative Enterprises.

Dates: 

  • Friday, February 16th, 2024 from 7-9 PM CST (Hilma af Klint & Abstraction)
  • Friday, March 15th, 2024 from 7-9 PM CST (Mickalene Thomas & Collage)
  • Friday, April 19th, 2024 from 7-9 PM CST (Georgia O’Keeffe & Modernism)

Pricing:
$40 for members
$45 for non members

Availability:
This paint ‘n sip adventure is open to all genders and we welcome everyone! Each class only has 12 spots available, so sign up fast!

Register Here for Women Artists & Wine Night

 

Yoga Sundays at the Gallery

Join us every Sunday in March as we kick off restorative yoga with Monica J. Brown.

Monica is a yoga instructor and WMG Board Member. She has been teaching Hatha Yoga since 2002 when she received her certification through the Temple of Kriya Yoga, where she studied under the tutelage of Mahaswami Kim Schwartz. She is an RYT-200 (Registered Yoga Teacher) with Yoga Alliance. Monica is also a Thai Bodywork/Shiatsu Therapist. She attended the Chicago School of Thai massage and received her certification under the instruction of Paul Fowler and Paul Weitz. She has also completed Shiatsu Levels I & II at Zen Shiatsu Chicago. (Photo credit: Ashley Letoureau)

Please bring your own yoga mat and any yoga supplies including blocks or straps that you need to the in person sessions.

Dates:

  • Sunday March 3, 2024 9:30-10:30 @ Woman Made Gallery
  • Sunday March 10, 2024 9:30-10:30 on Zoom
  • Sunday March 17, 2024 9:30-10:30 @ Woman Made Gallery (special Spring equinox sound bath session)
  • Sunday March 24, 2024 9:30-10:30 on Zoom

Pricing:
$15 students & seniors
$20 members
$25 non members

Register Here for Yoga at the Gallery Tickets Register Here for Yoga Zoom Tickets