Classes

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--Some classes may be subject to change.

Paint or Draw from a Live Model

Mondays, 12:30-3:30 pm
January 8-February 26, (8 weeks)
$100 members | $110 nonmembers

Build or refine your drawing skills in this open studio class, with a live, professional model. There is no instructor.

Landscape Watercolor with Howard Watson

Tuesdays, 9:30 am-12:30 pm
January 9-February 27, (8 weeks)
$140 members | $155 nonmembers

Howard Watson, celebrated artist and illustrator, provides short demos, explains color, shapes and design. Work from photos or sketches. If you need a boost in color or design, this class is for you. Have fun and learn! Gentle critique at the end of each class.Supply list

Improve Your Drawing Skills with Betz Green

Tuesdays, 9:30-12:30 pm
January 16-March 6 (8 weeks)
$140 members | $155 nonmembers

All levels. This class focuses on your individual needs. Materials and techniques will be discussed and demonstrated. Work from a still life or favorite photograph while proceeding at your own pace. Supply list

Tile Making with Savannah Kramer

Tuesdays, 10 am-1 pm
January 9-February 27, (8 weeks)
Includes open studio time on Fridays, 10 am-1 pm
$250 member | $265 nonmember. Materials included

Turn your drawings into three-dimensional tiles. Whether you have worked with clay or not you will learn how to make low relief tiles for any setting. Create your very own tile set.

Nurturing Your Creative Self with Daune Marie

Tuesdays, 1:00-3:30 pm
January 9-February 6, 2018 (5 weeks)
$120 members | $135 nonmembers ($20 materials fee payable to instructor)

In every heart, there is art. Whether you are looking to relax and connect with your playful side, recover from a stuck place, or dive deeper into exploration of who you are and how you see your place in the world, this is for you. You will focus on self-expression and gain creative ideas, skills, and take-away tools to nurture your mind, heart, and soul beyond these classes. A new project and art form will be introduced each week including collage/mixed media, painting, drawing, art journaling, and original craft sculpting. Come capture and make meaning of life experiences through your own unique creative process.

An Introduction to Oil Painting with Jim Green

Wednesdays, 9:30-12:30 pm
January 17-March 7 (8 weeks)
$140 members | $155 nonmembers

Take the mystery out of oil painting with this fun beginner’s course. Learn about oil paints, brushes, creating a composition, applying colors and the maintenance and care of your materials and completed art.Supply list

Make Your Paintings Come to Life with Steve Zazenski

Wednesdays, 1:00-4:00 pm
February 21-March 28 (6 weeks)
$110 members | $125 nonmembers

Complete 6 paintings in 6 weeks. Learn a variety of techniques. Even the most experienced artist will benefit from this class.

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Pastel Painting with Susan Klinger

Thursdays, 9:30-12:30 pm
January 11-March 22 (8 weeks) NO CLASS JANUARY 18, FEBRUARY 15 or MARCH 15
$140 members | $155 nonmembers

Explore pastel by learning a variety of approaches to working in this versatile medium. Working from a Notan sketch, underpainting and basic composition will also be covered. Guided lessons as well as the opportunity to explore individual interests. Individual and group critique sessions will be utilized to help you grow as an artist. Suitable for beginners or those with experience working in soft pastel. Note – This class is for those wishing to work in soft pastel. Oil pastel is very different and will not be covered.Supply list

Painting & Drawing for Adult Beginners with Pauline Braun

Session A: Thursdays, 10:00 am-12:00 pm OR
Session B: Thursdays, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
January 11-February 1, (4 weeks)
$70 members | $85 nonmembers

Learn to paint and draw from still life with acrylic, watercolor, charcoal. Each week we will work in a new medium. This course is great for beginners, providing an introductory framework for seeing and rendering basic shapes, for using line and form, and exploring color theory and the use of color. A list of materials will be provided.

Handbuilding with Savannah Kramer

Thursdays, 10 am-1 pm
January 11-March 1, (8 weeks)
Includes open studio time on Fridays, 10 am-1 pm
$250 member | $265 nonmember. Materials included

Learn basic skills to make hand-built vessels, platters, and vases, jars, pots, and more. Learn basic pinch, slab, and coil construction methods. Decorate and glaze your pieces. You will be thrilled with the beautiful pieces you create. Includes materials and tools. Just bring a smock and a positive attitude.

Throwing Pottery with Savannah Kramer

Fridays, 10 am-1 pm
January 12-March 2, (6 weeks)
Includes open studio time on Fridays, 10 am-1 pm
$250 member | $265 nonmember. Materials included

This course will introduce the fundamental skills necessary to produce basic pottery forms on the wheel, such as bowls, vases, mugs and plates. Develop and improve your technical throwing skills, and learn a variety of techniques. Includes materials and tools. Just bring a smock and a positive attitude.