Class Guide

Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, January 10, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Tell a story through clay. Learn and apply basic handbuilding methods to recreate a scene from one of your favorite books or create your own story through clay.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 23, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Celebrate the month of February with a parent and each create a heart in clay while learning the coil technique.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 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.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Create a ceramic leprechaun house with a parent while learning basic clay techniques along the way. Just in time to display for St. Patrick's Day and bring out every year.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, March 4, 2023 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

A crash course in slab and coil construction techniques to make a traditional Korean moon jar form. You have the option to finish your moon jars with burnishing or glaze.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, January 14, 2023 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Design, build, and finish a unique ceramic light fixture. This five week class will cover basic considerations for sculpture planning, instruction in slab and coil building techniques, and lamp component sourcing.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Come create a sculpture in the round while exploring different techniques including experimenting with natural materials while learning about artists who are known for their 3D work.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, February 25, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Students will learn through play and create fun paper projects that encourage individuality and highlight their unique personality.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Come make some pottery with your best friend or significant other!   Learn More
First class:
Friday, January 20, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Building with slabs is an efficient method for constructing walls of cylinders or bases of plates when throwing on the wheel is unavailable or undesirable. In this class, students will learn effective slab construction tips and tricks and slab assembly methods using simple molds to create a set of plates, bowls, and cups.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Turn your old drawings into abstractions/ non-representational paintings.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, January 10, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn the art of paint pouring.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, February 18, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

It’s never too late to start learning! And we all must begin with the fundamentals. This class will give aspiring artists the foundations necessary to start their explorations into drawing. Students will learn to recognize and manipulate fundamental elements of line, tone, volume, form, composition and space.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 9, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

This class focuses on each individual's approach to crafting and highlights the beauty in transforming a simple idea into something that is uniquely YOU  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Let’s learn about making our own photographs from start to finish. Understand the composition and lighting of photographs. Then learn to develop your negatives and then your photographs. Total aesthetic control is yours. As the class progresses, you will be able to make all the decisions to produce frameable photographs. Come see what the darkroom magic is all about.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

This class is designed to teach students essential functions while using a digital SLR camera.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Renoir all painted from live models.This class provides a great opportunity for you to do the same. The live costumed models will challenge and test your your artistic skills. You’ll learn the essential elements that go into a successful painting. Emphasis will be given to the development of the figure in a composition.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 23, 2023 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Step into the spontaneous world of monoprinting!   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 9:30am to 12:30pm

The Zentangle® Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, January 14, 2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Create a functional piece using handbuilding methods and finish the piece with a coat of chalkboard paint. Have fun changing the drawings on your piece daily!   Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 9, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Local cartoonist and educator Jacob Boland teaches how to construct comic art using a combination of narrative detail, non-linear storytelling, panel layout, and traditional drafting tools.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Explore the world of Pop art! Students will create works inspired by Pop artists. Supplies included in tuition.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, January 21, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Bring a pair of shoes that you love and would enjoy seeing covered in your artwork!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 9, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Choose a piece of clothing from your wardrobe to create a one of a kind piece!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, January 23, 2023 - 4:00pm to Monday, January 30, 2023 - 5:30pm

Learn digital illustration with Procreate on Apple Ipad. You'll learn how to draw using assistive tools, apply effects, create animations, and develop amazing digital artwork  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, January 14, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Come learn the basics of oil painting! Learn how to mix colors along with different techniques while creating a painting inspired by nature. Sipplies included in tuition.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Explore layering different types of media application in addition to glaze creating fun and interesting surfaces on a series of small ceramic pieces.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, February 6, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Come learn something new and make some pottery with a friend! This is a two part clay session where you will each learn the basics of throwing on the pottery wheel!   Learn More
First class:
Friday, February 3, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Celebrate Galentines day with your BFF, a bottle of wine and relaxing Zentangles   Learn More
First class:
Monday, February 13, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Learn photo editing with Photoshop. Topics covered include basic image editing, selection techniques, using layers, and creating original artwork.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, February 6, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

This informative but fun course goes into great depth about how to paint one’s own personal landscapes. It will touch on all the steps involved, including the initial sketchbook ideas in black & white such as thumbnail sketches, value studies, design principles, & other strong compositional guidelines.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 10:00am to 12:30pm

Learn to capture the beauty of the winter season in transparent watercolor. Students will enjoy the opportunities to learn the basics or continue to develop skills in this versatile medium with a full time watercolorist with over forty years of professional experience.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

This course will concentrate on the techniques of rendering a head & shoulder portrait likeness. It will begin by understanding placement, proportions, & planes of the head, including the interplay of light & shadow, etc. General characteristics of faces at different ages & from various vantage points will be discussed & practiced, after which the class will concentrate on capturing the subtle differences that make each face unique. Hair, expressions, clothing, & background will also be addressed  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 10:00am to 12:30pm

Oil portraits have been used to capture the essence of an individual for hundreds of years. Artists have developed an array of paints, mediums, techniques and surfaces on which to present their respective portrait styles. In this class we will learn traditional styles of portraiture to help capture the likeness of the subject.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

This intensive class on watercolor portrait painting is one of the instructor’s most popular workshops. The first Saturday will be spent discussing the particular construction of the face, as the students follow the instructor’s step-by-step instructions. Each feature will be discussed & painted, along with some color theory & paint mixing, as they all work from the same watercolor portrait from start to finish. Students will also consider the best tactics on deciding upon & drawing out their photographic choices for the following Saturday & Sunday, when they will be painting their own personal images. Bring a sack lunch for both Saturday Sessions. PLEASE note Sunday, March 19 will meet 1:30pm -3:30pm Ages 16 and up!  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, March 11, 2023 - 10:00am to 3:30pm

Stretch your Zentangle muscles in this workshop where we will start small and end up working LARGE! You'll stretch your mind and body as you explore the spaciousness of creating big Zentangle drawings.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, January 21, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm