Adult Classes

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Event Venue Date Description
Drawing & Painting Studio // Closed
  • April 10, 2017 7:00 pm

Drawing & Painting Studio 9 weeks Mondays, Apr 10 – Jun 12, 7:00 – 9:30 pm If just beginning, benefit from individual guidance through a variety of skill-building projects. More advanced students can expand their basic skills in a creative support system. All levels welcome—dry or water based media. Note:Materials list will be discussed first (more…)

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Exploring Multiples!
  • May 10, 2017 7:00 pm

Exploring Multiples! 4 weeks Wednesdays, May 10 – 31, 7:00 – 9:30 pm This class will explore the vast world of printmaking, in addition to experimenting with and incorporating painting, drawing, and mixed media. Using a variety of materials, students will learn printing techniques including monoprints, relief, intaglio and more. With the ability to create (more…)

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Creative Alternatives
  • June 12, 2017 7:00 pm

Creative Alternatives 3 weeks Mondays, June 12 – 26, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Explore populist art movements such as mail-art (also called postal art)—send it out and see what happens, Artist Trading Cards (ATC’s) and other fun approaches to artmaking. Such unconventional art is intentionally designed for everyone! Note: Materials fee $8 payable first day (more…)

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Water-media Intro
  • June 13, 2017 7:00 pm

Water-media Intro 3 weeks Tuesdays, June 13 – 27, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Ever wanted to dabble in painting? Come learn technical skills and techniques in a variety of water-based paints, including watercolor, acrylic, and ink. Each day we will explore a new medium, while building on skills throughout. You will end up with a (more…)

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Connecting with Nature
  • June 15, 2017 7:00 pm

Connecting with Nature 3 weeks Thursdays, June 15 – 29, 7:00 – 9:30 pm This art for the soul class will help make connections to our local natural surroundings. As weather permits, we will go to local natural areas and parks for observation, nature journaling and to collect natural found objects. Once back in the (more…)

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Art as Journal
  • July 3, 2017 7:00 pm

Art as Journal 3 weeks Mondays, July 3 – 17, 7:00 – 9:30 pm Journaling is a unique form of individual storytelling. In this class participants will explore journaling as a form of visual art. In addition to mark-making, the use of unconventional materials such as stamping, stenciling and layering methods will be incorporated. Simple (more…)

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Silver Clay Jewelry
  • July 9, 2017 5:30 pm

Silver Clay Jewelry 2 days Sundays, July 9 & 16, 5:30 – 8:30 pm Learn the basics of silver metal clay to make beautiful one-of-a-kind jewelry. Participants will design, incorporate surface textures and complete a minimum of three to four pieces (pendants, earrings, etc) in this workshop. Note: First workshop day is mandatory. Materials fee (more…)

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Drawing & Painting Studio
  • July 10, 2017 7:00 pm

Drawing & Painting Studio 6 weeks Mondays, July 10 – August 14, 7:00 – 9:30 pm If just beginning, benefit from individual guidance through a variety of skill-building projects. More advanced students can expand their basic skills in a creative support system. All levels welcome—dry or water based media. Note: Materials list will be discussed (more…)

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Book Arts
  • July 12, 2017 7:00 pm

Book Arts 4 weeks Wednesdays, July 12 – August 2, 7:00 – 9:30 pm This introductory class will give you the basics needed to create a variety of books. Beginning with use of tools and simple binding techniques, you will learn how to create individual books from a single piece of paper, accordions, hard cover, (more…)

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Fused Glass Jewelry
  • July 30, 2017 6:00 pm

Fused Glass Jewelry 1 day Sunday, July 30, 6:00 – 8:30 pm Create original jewelry using colorful and dichroic glass. Make at least 4 colorful and dazzling fused glass pins, pendants or earrings. Great for gift giving or keeping as personal unique accessories. Note: Materials fee $32 payable on day of class. Tuition: $20 ($17 (more…)

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Exploring Multiples!
  • August 3, 2017 7:00 pm

Exploring Multiples! 4 weeks Thursdays, August 3 – 24, 7:00 – 9:30 pm This class will explore the vast world of printmaking, in addition to experimenting with and incorporating painting, drawing, and mixed media. Using a variety of materials, students will learn printing techniques including monoprints, relief, intaglio and more. With the ability to create (more…)

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Silver Clay - Torch Firing
  • August 13, 2017 4:00 pm

Silver Clay – Torch Firing 1 day Sunday, August 13, 4:00 – 9:00 pm Learn the art of torch firing silver metal clay to create jewelry and silver artwork without the necessity of a kiln. This amazing process enables students to create one-of-a-kind silver pieces in just 4 hours. Note: Prerequisite Silver Clay class or (more…)

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