Demos, Workshops & Classes

The Akron Art Museum is a place for growing, learning and interaction; a place to observe, discuss and create! Get your hands messy or organize your thoughts and register for a class today!

Ed Emberley Educator Workshop

February 24, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

During this teacher workshop, you’ll view the Ed Emberley: Better You Than Me exhibition, then try out some of his techniques yourself. You’ll be sure to find tons of inspiration for your classroom. 

Ed Emberley Educator Workshop

February 24, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

If you were a big fan of drawing as a child, illustrator Ed Emberley may have been one of your first teachers. As the creator of beloved how-to-draw books, as well as other picture books such as Go Away, Big Green Monster, Emberley has inspired thousands of children and adults to create artwork of their own. During this teacher workshop, you’ll view the Ed Emberley: Better You Than Me exhibition, then try out some of his techniques yourself. You’ll be sure to find tons of inspiration for your classroom.

FREE. Register online using the link / button below. 

Each attendee will receive professional development paperwork to submit to his/her LPDC.

Educator experiences are made possible with support from the Joseph G. and Sally A. Miller Family Foundation, the Laura R. & Lucian Q. Moffitt Foundation, and The Sandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation. 

Akron Coffee Roasters: Roasting Basics

March 8, 2018, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Ever wonder how green coffee beans turn brown? This class covers the coffee roasting process and how development impacts flavor. 

Akron Coffee Roasters: Roasting Basics

March 8, 2018, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Akron Coffee Roasters bring their coffee amazingness back to the Akron Art Museum.

Ever wonder how green coffee beans turn brown? This class covers the coffee roasting process and how development impacts flavor.

Registration is required. Register online using the link / button below. 
$10/Members • $15/Non Member admission

Become a member of the Akron Art Museum and receive early access, discounted, or even free admission to events like this one. Click here to join today!

Upcoming Akron Coffee Roasters events at the Akron Art Museum:

Thursday, April 19, 2018 • Brewing Basics: We'll discuss the four main variables involved in producing a good cup (coffee, water, ratio, time) and how to use them in various brewing techniques. 

Photo: Shane Wynn

Akron Coffee Roasters: Brewing Basics

April 19, 2018, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

We'll discuss the four main variables involved in producing a good cup (coffee, water, ratio, time) and how to use them in various brewing techniques.

Akron Coffee Roasters: Brewing Basics

April 19, 2018, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Akron Coffee Roasters bring their coffee amazingness back to the Akron Art Museum.

In Brewing Basics: We'll discuss the four main variables involved in producing a good cup (coffee, water, ratio, time) and how to use them in various brewing techniques.

Registration is required. Register online using the link / button below. 
$10/Members • $15/Non Member admission

Become a member of the Akron Art Museum and receive early access, discounted, or even free admission to events like this one. Click here to join today!

Photo: Shane Wynn

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