Adult Classes

This will be the same thing as regular Darkroom Photo but advanced students are welcomed. Students will work on their independent projects throughout the course duration.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

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. *Students will need a SLR digital camera and camera manual   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Students will develop a deeper understanding of how the color wheel works to create stronger color schemes for their compositions. Learn how to create depth in your work by applying the rules of atmospheric perspective.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Students will learn the ancient art of Japanese marbling. This technique allows students to focus attention and calm the mind for creative endeavors: think art yoga.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn what it takes to be an exhibiting artist. This class will go over many different topics such as artist statements, submitting work, prepping work, photographing work, marketing, and more. Many local guest artists and community representatives will frequent this class to share their real-world experience and knowledge. In partnership with The Greater Augusta Arts Council, the main meeting site for this class will be at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art but there will be a few dates meeting off site at local shops and galleries. Also, as a final project, students will put on their own group art exhibit and reception. Come join the fun and get ready to show your art!  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

3 day workshop about working in larger formats without fear - taught by professional artist William Jameson.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 9:00am to 3:30pm