workshops

Workshops and Master Classes

Explore your creative side and build skills in visual literacy, public speaking, and more. Sign up for workshops and master classes taught by accomplished artists and performers.

Workshops are open ONLY to Babson, Olin, Wellesley students and Babson faculty and staff of all levels of experience (unless otherwise noted). All events are FREE.
 

Street Art Workshop With Percy Fortini-Wright

Wednesday, September 25, 6:15 P.M.–8:15 P.M.
Trim Hall 215
*Reservation link will be available in late-August.
 
Learn basic spray can techniques and make your own piece of portable street art with acclaimed Boston-based artist Percy Fortini-Wright. Percyfortiniwright.com All materials will be provided.
 
 

Improv for the Entrepreneur (Open to the Public)

Wednesday, October 16, 5:00 P.M.–7:00 P.M. Active Listening
Sorenson Black Box

Wednesday, October 30, 5:00 P.M.–7:00 P.M. Confident Speaking
Carling-Sorenson Theater

*Reservation links will be available in late-August.

Join visiting artist Kristen Mazzocchi and Sorenson Center Associate Director Adam Sanders for an introduction to the basic concepts of improvisational acting. Each session relates different techniques and activities to specific challenges in entrepreneurship and leadership. Join for one or both! No prior experience necessary. Open to the public.
 
 

Pinch Pots (2 sessions)

Wednesday, October 2, 5:00 P.M.–7:00 P.M.
Wednesday, October 9, 5:00 P.M.–7:00 P.M.
Trim Hall 221/Babson Ceramics Studio
*Reservation links will be available in late-August.

Try out our amazing Ceramics Studio! Making pinch pots is an easy, fun way to explore the creative possibilities of clay. Danielle Krcmar and Ceramic Studio instructors will show participants how to make their own pots, bowls, or vases in the first session and glaze the fired pots in the second session. Plants will be provided in the second session for those who wish to turn their pots into planters.