Southeast Missouri State University • 518 S. Fountain St. • Cape Girardeau, Mo
Tours may be scheduled by calling (573) 651-2260. The museum is closed on major holidays.
Fiber Arts Meet Up at Crisp Museum
Oct. 18, 2019, 1-3 p.m. Looking for a group to share your latest fiber arts project with? Bring your knitting, embroidery, felting, spinning, chocheting, book binding project to work on with a group of like minded individuals. All experience levels welcome. (Not a class/workshop, just a meet up.) Email email@example.com for more information.
Escape the Museum
November 16 and 17, 2019, 1-4 p.m.
You have been locked in the Museum. You must solve a series of problems and obstacle to make your escape.
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December 6, 2019, 4-9 p.m. and December 7, 1-4 p.m.
Using Crisp Museum's scraps and recyclables, create one of a kind ornaments and create small holiday themed gifts, while supplies last. Some examples included: painted tiles, beaded wire mini tree, ribbon tree, small basket from wrapped cord, blue jean rug or pillow, wire wrapped pendant, or whatever you can think up.
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Tuesday, Mar. 24, 2020 James Phillips presents Beckwith Lecture (more information
soon, please check back)
The Beckwith Memorial Archaeology Lecture honors Thomas Beckwith, who donated his sizeable collection of Mississippian artifacts to the University in 1913. Select pieces from the collection are on permanent display in the museum.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 7 p.m.
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Arts & Crafts
Tuesdays 9 a.m.-Noon
Tuesdays 1-4 p.m.
Wednesdays 1-4 p.m.
Preregistration and fee required ($5/single class or $100/year of classes, workshops by contracted teaching artists are not included) • supplies provided or bring your own • adults only
Space is limited. Beginner and novice level lessons involve a variety of art including painting, drawing, fibers, printmaking, jewelry and multimedia. Activities will introduce art vocabulary along with knowledge of color theory and some art history. Individual participants learn to use the materials. Not everyone makes the same art. Realism, representational, plein air, abstract, expressionism, and narrative are styles can be explored in this group setting.
Register online here
Questions: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (573) 651-2260.
Register for a museum workshop https://app.semo.edu/genl/DAPS/Application.aspx?app=CrispMuseum
One University Plaza, MS 7875 (mailing address)
518 S. Fountain St. (physical address)
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701