Saturdays at Todd

Saturdays at Todd is a faculty led initiative designed to expand our community engagement in and around Murfreesboro. The events are free and open to the public with all materials provided as tools to build greater advocacy for the arts in middle Tennessee!  Students and faculty, and community artists participate and lead demonstrations. They answer questions and offer insight into context, technique, and concept. We host exhibit openings in our main gallery that are also scheduled on Saturdays to encourage community and alumni attendance while providing greater access to our facilities and programs! All activities include all ages in interactive workshops, lectures, and exhibits. Through open discussion about artwork and the role of the artist in communities, we can demonstrate the importance of arts education while fostering a culture of support for the Arts in Tennessee. TBA information will be updated as events are finalized throughout the semester.

Want to see our past Saturday's at Todd events? Check out what we have offered before to gain an idea of what we host at the Department of Art and Design! If you have a suggestion or a workshop idea or would even like to host a workshop yourself, email with your proposal!

Thanks to the Tennessee Arts Commission for funding in support of our Saturdays at Todd Workshops!

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Saturdays at Todd | Letterpress – Pull a Print Event | Associate Professor Kathleen O'Connell

1–3 p.m.—February 22, 2020, Todd Hall, Rooms 350 and 351

Sign-Up Registration begins 2 p.m., Monday, February 17, 2020

Vandercook Printing Press

For More Information and to Register: 
Letterpress – Pull A Print

Saturdays at Todd | Figure Drawing  | Professor Tanya Tewell

10 a.m.–12 p.m. (Noon)—March 28, 2020, Todd Hall, Room 117A
Clothed Model | Kid-Friendly, Ages 10 and Over, Guardian Recommended | Materials Provided | Spacing Limited to 17
All Welcome to this Free S@T Workshop

Sign-Up Registration begins 2 p.m., Friday, March 13, 2020

Image Left: Nicole Foran Figure Drawing Class Project | Image Right: Tanya Tewell Figure Drawing Class Project
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Saturdays at Todd | Golden Products Workshop 

With Dawna Magliacano, 2020 Murfreesboro Painting Laureate and
Certified GOLDEN Artist Educator for GOLDEN Artists Colors, Inc.

12:30pm - 4:30pm CST—Saturday, March 28, 2020, MTSU, Todd Hall, Room 236

This fun-based painting workshop is organized by Rutherford Arts Alliance (RAA) and is free to its members.

Space is limited, All are welcome to register. A $25.00 fee applies to non-members and includes workshop participation, 2020 membership, and free attendance to any of this year's subsequent RAA events. 

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Rutherford Arts Alliance
115 Front Street (Mailing Address Only)
Smyrna TN 37167
Social Media: @rucoartstn, #rucoartstn
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