Mountain Arts Activities in Mountainair


Looking for something to do in the Mountainair area in September? Mountain Arts on Broadway holds ongoing classes at the Art Center at 122 East Broadway Ave. (aka US Rt. 60 and Ross Ave.) in Mountainair. Here’s the list for this month.

Mondays
Yoga Classes- 9:30 to 11 am and 4:30-6:00 pm by Ellen Ashbrook, Physical Therapist and Yoga Teacher.
The month of September is for make-up and drop-ins – for those regularly enrolled who might have missed a class or two and for anyone else who wishes to come! Cost is $5.

Speak Spanish- Eat Lunch (Habla Espanol-Almuerza)- 11:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Bring your own lunch. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. For more information, contact Tomas Wolff: wolff.clayworks@gmail.com or 505-847-2444.

Tuesdays
ICreate Free Summer Music Classes (Adult and Children). 4:30. Call Kay (847-2301) or Lenora (847-847-2419)

Wednesdays
Open Studio- Clay and Mosaics-10 am to 1 pm. Tomás Wolff (505-847-2444) conducts this class. $10 for art council members, $15 per class for nonmembers.

Saturdays
Community Garden- 9:00-11:00

Mountain Arts on Broadway is a project of the nonprofit Manzano Mountain Art Council, http://www.manzanamountainartcouncil.org, and is made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information contact Art Center Director Kent Potter at 847-0295 or kentfp720@yahoo.com.

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March Arts Events in Mountainair


Mountain Arts on Broadway is hosting the following events this month. All activities are held at 122 East Broadway Ave. (US Rt. 60) at Ross Ave. in Mountainair unless otherwise noted.

Ongoing Classes at the Art Center:

Mondays
Yoga Classes- 9:30 to 11 am. By Ellen Ashbrook, Physical Therapist and Yoga Teacher. This is a method of yoga that helps you align your body, stabilize joints, strengthen muscles, and increase flexibility safely. Current session ends March 4. A make-up session and session open to anyone will be on March 11 ($5.00 charge). A second session on Monday evenings will begin March 25. Both sessions are currently full. Call 505-384-5442 to be put on a waiting list. No class on March 18.

Speak Spanish- Eat Lunch (Habla Espanol-Almuerza)- 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Bring your own lunch. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. For more information, contact Tomas Wolff: wolff.clayworks@gmail.com or 505-847-2444.

Wednesdays
Open Studio-Clay and Mosaics- 10 am to 1 pm. Tomás Wolff, 505-847-2444, conducts this class. $10 for art council members, $15 per class for nonmembers.

Community Mural Project- 11 am to 3 pm. Danielle Norris Gardner, project director and artist, continues working on the east wall of the art center. New mural project on Maria de Agreda will be starting.

Saturdays

Children’s and Families’ Clay Handbuilding- 9:30 to 11 am. Tomás Wolff, 505-847-2444, conducts this class. Free, funded by Manzano Mountain Art Council.

ICreate Musical Theatre- 3:00-4:30 pm. Music classes for children. For more information, contact Lenora Romero: 505-847-2419.

One-Time Classes at the Art Center:

March 2: “Rusting” Workshop, at Mountain Arts on Broadway. This is the second session of a two part workshop and participants need to have been in the first session. Celeste Simon offers this workshop/exploration in the art of “iron oxide” transfer also called “rusting.” This process works on a variety of papers and fabrics for image makers, fiber artists and novelty seekers. The two-session workshop cost is $50. For more information, email: mixedmediamail@yahoo.com.

March 3, 5:00 pm:  Socrates Café Potluck. Join in a community sharing of ideas and topics chosen by the participants and following an agenda that allows for open and respectful discussion. Bring a dish to share.

March 9, 9:30-3:30:  “Pysanka,” the Delicate Art of Ukrainian Egg Decorating, Jane Chevalier, Artist. Cost for the class is $55. Class is limited to 10 students. Bring two white, RAW, smooth, room-temperature eggs for your project, your brown-bag lunch, and a small table lamp and lighted magnifier if you have it. All other supplies (water-based dyes, bees wax, polyurethane sealer, etc.) will be provided by the instructor. For more information call Jane Chevalier at 505-859-9124.

March 17, 2 pm:  “Fr. Genorimo de la Llana”- Francisco Sisneros will relay the story of the Franciscan priest who came from Mexico City to Quarai in the 17th century. Presented in collaboration with Salinas Missions National Monument. Free admission.

March 23, 10 am to 1 pm:  Sculpting Small Sculptures with Natural Fibers. This workshop with Samantha Kay Baumgartner creates small figures using unspun wool and other fibers. For more information contact Art Center Director, Kent Potter, 847-0295.

Mountain Arts on Broadway is a project of the nonprofit Manzano Mountain Art Council, http://www.manzanamountainartcouncil.org, made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information contact Art Center Director, Kent Potter, 847-0295, kentfp720@yahoo.com.

Mountainair Arts Activities In January


Need to get out of the house in the New Year? Consider some of the following activities at Mountain Arts on Broadway (US60 at Ross) in Mountainair.

Open Studio-Clay and Mosaics. Tomás Wolff(847-2444) conducts this class every Wednesday, 10 am to 1 pm, $15 per class for nonmembers, $10 for members.

Children’s and Families’ Clay Handbuilding. Tomás Wolff (847-2444)conducts this class every Saturday (starting January 12) 9:30 to 11 am. Free, funded by Manzano Mountain Art Council.

Community Mural Project. Danielle Norris Gardner, project director and artist, works on the east wall of the art center every Wednesday from 10 am to 1 pm. Volunteers, aluminum beverage cans (preferably rinsed, and plywood (at least ¼ inch thick and 2 ft. by 2 ft.) are needed.

Yoga Classes. Ellen Ashbrook continues these every Monday from 9:30 to 11 am. Call ahead at 384-5442.

Speak Spanish- Eat Lunch (Habla Espanol-Almuerza). Every Monday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Bring your own lunch. Everyone is welcome, including beginners.

Check the http://www.manzanomountainartcouncil.org website for other lectures and workshops to start at the end of the month.

Mountain Arts on Broadway Still Has October Events On Tap


The Mountain Arts on Broadway Center at Broadway and Ross in Mountainair is still going strong with its October events. They include:

Drawing/Painting Workshops Focusing on Portraits every Monday from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. until November 8. Cost is $15 per class for nonmembers and $10 for members. Materials are extra after the first session. For information contact Linda Carroll at 505-906-6173 or lm53carroll@msn.com.

Yoga Classes every Monday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Contact Ellen Ashbrook at 483-5442.

Speak Spanish – Eat Lunch, every Monday 11:30 to 12:30. Bring your own lunch. Everyone is welcome, including beginners.

Open Studio – Clay and Mosaic Classes with Tomas Wolff every Wednesday until October 31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $15 per class for nonmembers, $10 for members, and materials are extra.

Halloween Party, Saturday, October 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. sponsored by Cibola Arts. Everyone is welcome, costumes are optional, and the suggested $10 donation benefits Cibola Arts.

Mountain Arts on Broadway is a project of the Manzano Mountain Art Council. Information about the Council can be found at http://www.manzanomountainartcouncil.org.