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Special weekend classes for those short on time, or for those looking to cover more material in a shorter time frame.

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Discover skillful ways to trim and finish your wheelthrown pots. From a narrow bottle form to bowls with altered rims, ceramics artist Jennifer Hill will demonstrate a multitude of techniques. Learn when to say when before trimming through and discover how to create custom trimming chucks that can become new vessels after use. You are encouraged to bring your own leather-hard greenware for hands-on trimming and a half bag or more of moist clay. This one-day workshop is for students with prior wheel-throwing experience.

Instructor : Jennifer Hill 

Start date: 03/24/18

1 session

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/24/2018-3/24/2018)

Tuition: $74.00

Supply/Model Fee: $10.00

Location : Studio 4 Location : 
  Studio 4.



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Create pictorial memories of your vacation using ink, colored and watercolor pencils. Make vivid landscapes and cityscapes in your vacation sketchbook to enhance your trip memories. Total beginners as well as experienced students are welcome.

Instructor : Eve Larson 

Start date: 03/17/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/17/2018-3/17/2018); Weekly - Sun 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (3/18/2018-3/18/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 2 Location : 
  Studio 2.



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Explore visual storytelling through a series of mixed media drawings, discovering new ways to construct narrative-driven images. Draw with a variety of materials including paint marker, ink, charcoal, graphite, and collage. These techniques are excellent for reconstructing part of a personal history, illustrating images for a book, documenting a dream, evoking a memory, or sharing wisdom. This class will delve into the ways that combining text and imagery can express more than a picture or words alone.

Instructor : Rebecca Borrelli 

Start date: 03/24/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/24/2018-3/24/2018); Weekly - Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (3/25/2018-3/25/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 1 Location : 
  Studio 1.



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If you have never taken a drawing class and would like to learn how to draw what you see, or if you have existing skills and want to learn a solid approach to improving them, this class is for you! Explore a succession of techniques using instructor Katherine Amman’s four-step process: Gesture, Volume, Giacometti, and “Finish” to enhance your drawing skills!

Instructor : Katherine Amman 

Start date: 03/17/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/17/2018-3/17/2018); Weekly - Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (3/18/2018-3/18/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 3 Location : 
  Studio 3.



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In an era of Instagram and Facebook photography, the skills to print great-looking photographs are quickly getting lost. In this class, refine your digital images in Lightroom or Photoshop and discover the differences between what looks good on a screen and on paper. With weekly discussions and critiques of print quality and how to better achieve our objectives, this is an ideal class for beginners and experienced photographers. Come away with beautiful prints for your portfolio or to give away as gifts.

Instructor : Cassie Weyandt 

Start date: 04/14/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat, Sun 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (4/14/2018-4/15/2018)

Tuition: $79.00

Supply/Model Fee: $20.00

Location : Studio 1 Location : 
  Studio 1.



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Explore the wide variety of options in the world of oil painting. Gain clarity on tools and techniques for both realistic and abstract styles. Learn practical skills and time-saving tips to improve your work. This class includes informative demos, individual instruction, and group feedback, plus time for hands-on ex- perimentation and practice. Ideal for students with minimal experience. 

Instructor : Clair Gaston 

Start date: 03/03/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/3/2018-3/3/2018); Weekly - Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (3/4/2018-3/4/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 2 Location : 
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Explore the wide variety of options in the world of oil painting. Gain clarity on tools and techniques for both realistic and abstract styles. Learn practical skills and time-saving tips to improve your work. This class includes informative demos, individual instruction, and group feedback, plus time for hands-on ex- perimentation and practice. Ideal for students with minimal experience. 

Instructor : Clair Gaston 

Start date: 05/05/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (5/5/2018-5/5/2018); Weekly - Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (5/6/2018-5/6/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 2 Location : 
  Studio 2.



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Beginners and those needing a refresher course alike will gain insight into the wonderful medium of watercolor during an enjoyable, challenging weekend. Become familiar with brushes, paint, and color studies and explore controlling the medium while enjoying the freedom that watercolor allows. You will have time to complete several small paintings.   

Instructor : Sue Kemp 

Start date: 03/17/18

2 sessions.

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (3/17/2018-3/17/2018); Weekly - Sun 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (3/18/2018-3/18/2018)

Tuition: $124.00

Supply/Model Fee: $0.00

Location : Studio 1 Location : 
  Studio 1.



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