Class Guide

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play - June Theme: Art Through the Ages, Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations and translated through clay.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: June Theme: Art Through the Ages - Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations. They will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways. This could get messy!   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

3-D Exploration through a variety of mediums. June Theme: Art Through the Ages Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

3-D Exploration June Theme: Art Through the Ages - Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: June Theme: Art Through the Ages - Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations. While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of art through the ages for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on June Theme: Art Through the Ages. This could get messy!   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 19, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of art through the ages for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on June Theme: Art Through the Ages. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

3-D Exploration June Theme: Art Through the Ages - Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own creations.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: June Theme: Art Through the Ages - Students will use examples of art throughout history to serve as inspiration in their own clay creations. Students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of artists and their work for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on July’s theme: Art in the now. This could get messy!   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Bracelets, Wallets & More: Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

TBA  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of artists and their work for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on July’s theme: Art in the now. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 17, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Bracelets, Wallets & More: Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 24, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Instructor: Will D. Tullis This class is designed to teach students essential functions while using a digital SLR camera. Instruction will include, shutter speeds, controlling motion, exposure control, and menu items such as resolution, file types, ISO and white balance. Instruction will also include an introduction to downloading, sizing and e-mailing images, basic image editing using Photoshop and taking better pictures using great composition techniques. Bring your camera, manual, and a jump drive to the first class. (Class will not meet July 6) *Students will need a SLR digital camera and camera manual   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

This class is designed to teach students essential functions while using a digital SLR camera. Instruction will include, shutter speeds, controlling motion, exposure control, and menu items such as resolution, file types, ISO and white balance. Instruction will also include an introduction to downloading, sizing and e-mailing images, basic image editing using Photoshop and taking better pictures using great composition techniques. Bring your camera, manual, and a jump drive to the first class. *Students will need a SLR digital camera and camera manual  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Back by popular demand! This 2 day workshop is all about how various color harmonies and limited palettes will affect the mood or message of your painting. Dylan will do quick demonstrations with watercolor to compare and work through different color choices and how to choose them based on what you wish to convey to the viewer. After each demo the class will be able to experiment with one on one help from the instructor.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 5:00pm

If you love to draw, this class is for you. Students will learn that "talent" simply means seeing in a "right-brain" way, and that anyone can learn to SEE visual relationships. A series of drawing exercises developed by Dr. Betty Edwards introduces you to new ways of looking at the world allowing you to draw with astonishing ease and speed. Students are encouraged to bring drawing materials such as pencil assortments, conté crayon, charcoal and any other dry media to facilitate the creation of still life images and figure work. Students are invited but not required to order and bring in their Betty Edwards' book "Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain." *New and Continuing Students Welcomed!  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

It's all about the figure! In this class, students will learn to paint the human form. With classical standards serving as a foundation, students will then experiment and break out their creative powers. *The class will work from a live costumed model each session. Beginning and advanced students are welcomed and will receive individual attention. A supply list will be provided upon registration. *Medium of choice.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Get ready to paint! This workshop will give your eyes what they really crave: thick, juicy, visceral paintings, full of texture. Come ready to learn and explore in this fast paced workshop. With texture and thickness being the main meal, students will learn to paint loose and fast. It will be a visual feast, but unlike that cake, you won’t have to ditch all the fun stuff.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm

This independent study is for the more advanced ceramic student only. Students will be able to work at their own pace with their own objectives and goals in mind. Ceramic firing time will be available at a once a week schedule. Students are welcomed to use glazes and tools on hand. One bag of clay will be provided at the beginning of the session. Additional clay is available for $20 a bag if needed. Outside clay is prohibited unless otherwise specified. Size restrictions are in place. No individual pieces over 12" x 12" are allowed at this time. Students must bring a clean towel each week and maintain a clean work area. No Instructor: Students communicate directly with the Education Coordinator (Erica Pastecki)  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, June 15, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

This class is for the student that is interested in learning about painting with cold wax. During this one day demonstration/workshop students will learn how to create artwork with beautiful layers, textures and color. Oil and cold wax is unlike any other fine art medium in its potential for gorgeous color, ease of use and interesting effects. Unlike encaustic, which is a hot wax method that demands good ventilation and special equipment in the studio, cold wax medium is non-toxic and used at room temperature. In this introductory, technique-driven workshop students will learn the basics of working with cold wax and more. Get ready to explore this amazing medium.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, June 3, 2017 -
1:00pm to 5:30pm

This course will address the basics of setting up and composing an appealing still life. Beginning and continuing students will be guided in the painting process using the tools of composition, color, value, intensity, contrast, hard and soft edges, brushwork and careful observation. Through instruction, demonstration and individual attention, this course will benefit beginning and more advanced painters. Beginners will learn an entry and approach to the wonderful and challenging world of oil painting. More advanced painters will enhance and refine their skills as they are introduced to additional methods for painting still life compositions that are appealing and compelling. A supply list will be provided upon registration.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, June 8, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student. Using the wheel as a tool, forms will be thrown, altered and assembled to create various functional vessels of various shapes and forms. Glazing techniques will also be addressed. The supply fee covers 22 ½ pounds of clay, tools, glazes and firing. Students must provide a clean towel each week. student/instructor ratio: 6 to 1 20 contact hours  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn how to capture the beauty of the summer season in transparent watercolor. In the first session, students will focus on landscapes featuring sea, surf, and sand. During Session II, creative inspiration will come from still life set-ups that include shells, driftwood, and other objects found on the beach. The class will help you acquire confidence in the application of modern watercolor techniques such as wet into wet washes, graduated washes, and the use of salt and masking fluid. Demonstrations, individual guidance, and a step-by-step approach will provide the foundation needed to achieve exciting results. A supply list will be provided upon registration.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 5, 2017 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Students will gain knowledge in a variety of approaches to still life watercolor painting in this class. Beginning and experienced watercolorists will benefit from personalized instruction with a focus on composition, lighting, value, color and texture. Demonstrations will include professional watercolor techniques to include washes, layering of color, and the use of masking. A supply list may be downloaded from our website or at registration once confirmed.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 10, 2017 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm