Adult Classes

Artist Classes

Framing Basics: Mounting & Matting for Show
$40 Non-members | $25 Members
Instructor: Paige Kleinfelder
Save the Date: Feb 1, 2020

This one-day workshop will teach you how to prepare your work for framing – from determining the layout to mounting your work and cutting mats. The importance of archival materials will be emphasized. Bring one work up to 12” x 16” to class to work on. All materials included. Capacity: 16 students. Minimum: 3 students. Ages 16+.

 

Photographing Your Work
$45 Non-members | $30 Members
Instructor: Eric Mastrangelo
Save the Date: Feb 22, 2020

A great opportunity to learn how to build a portfolio of images to apply for shows and competitions! The basic set-up and lighting will be discussed for two-dimensional and three-dimensional work. Bring a camera and laptop if you have one. Capacity: 12 students. Min: 3 students. Ages 16+.

Ceramics

Ceramics: Thursday Mornings
$220 Non-members | $190 Members
Instructor: Nancy Sontich-Lenhart
Jan 9 - Feb 27, 2020

Be prepared to get dirty while learning how to hand-build, use the potter’s wheel, and glaze! The projects are as endless as your imagination! Glazing, firing and 25lbs of clay are included. Please note that the studio is available for use outside of class. An additional 25 lbs may be purchased for $50. Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Drawing

Drawing Fundamentals: Session I
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Jan 8 - Jan 29, 2020

Learn to translate what you see like an artist by breaking down images into simple shapes then applying concepts of light and shadows. Instruction will include perspective and proportions, as well, advancing as skill levels improve. All materials provided. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students. Ages 16+.

Drawing Fundamentals: Session II
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Feb 5 - Feb 26, 2020

Learn to translate what you see like an artist by breaking down images into simple shapes then applying concepts of light and shadows. Instruction will include perspective and proportions, as well, advancing as skill levels improve. All materials provided. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students. Ages 16+.

Glass

Stained Glass
$240 Non-members | $210 Members
Instructor: Denise Gerber
Jan 7 - Feb 25, 2020

Explore the art of stained glass by making a decorative 30-60 piece panel! Step by step instruction will guide you through choosing a pattern, glass cutting, grinding, and soldering using the copper foiling method. Basic materials, shop tools and other equipment are provided. Additional studio time is available outside of class. A short supply list of consumables (glass) will be determined the first day of class. Advanced students are welcome and may choose more advanced projects based on ability and experience. Bring a snack if you’re coming from work! Capacity:10 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 18+.

 

Floral Mosaic Tiles
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Kate Burke
Jan 23 - Feb 20, 2020

Looking forward to spring? Join Kate Burke for an introductory workshop in mosaics! You will create a floral themed tile using glass and grout. The skills you acquire can be easily applied to much larger projects on your own. All materials included. All Ages. Capacity:15 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Language

Conversational Italian I
$130 Non-members | $100 Members
Instructor: Dr. Frank Treccase
Jan 8 - Feb 26, 2020

Designed for travelers, Conversational Italian introduces students to needed vocabulary and phrases while developing an understanding of the Italian culture to prepare you for your journey abroad! Capacity: 20 students. Minimum: 4 students. Ages 16+.

Conversational Italian II
$130 Non-members | $100 Members
Instructor: Dr. Frank Treccase
Jan 7 - Feb 25, 2020

A more advanced dive into the Italian Language and culture. Designed for travelers, Conversational Italian introduces students to needed vocabulary and phrases while developing an understanding of the Italian culture to prepare you for your journey abroad! Capacity: 20 students. Minimum: 4 students. Ages 16+.

Metal Smithing

Pewter Casting: Valentine’s Wearable Art
$115 Non-members | $85 Members
Instructor: Donna Little
Feb 1 - Feb 8, 2020

This two-day workshop encompasses all aspects of pewter casting wearable art from design to finished product. This entails design, mold carving, pewter casting, and finishing techniques. Each participant will leave with a truly unique piece of jewelry or small relief sculpture to hang. All materials are included. Additional materials may be purchased through the instructor. Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 16+ (Teen students should be accompanied by a parent.)

Music

Private Harp Lessons: 4 Weeks January
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Jan 9 - Jan 30, 2020

A class for the curious! This 4-week primer is designed to introduce students to harp without the long-term commitment. Instrument provided to play in class. Additional practice time available upon request. One-hour appointments may be scheduled from Noon – 7:00 pm.

Private Harp Lessons: 8 Weeks
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Jan 9 - Feb 27, 2020

Ready to play like an angel? The full course provides 1:1 instruction to develop the basics of playing, note reading, rhythms, tuning, and other general topics. Lessons will continue to advance as you do! Instrument and worksheets are provided with additional practice time available outside of class. Capacity: 6 students. One-hour appointments may be scheduled from Noon – 7:00 pm

Private Piano: 8 Weeks
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kevin Danielson
Jan 11 - Feb 29, 2020

Saturdays, by half-hour appointment

Enjoy 1:1 piano instruction with Kevin Danielson! Whether you are just beginning or have been playing for a while, each ½ hour lesson will be tailored to your individual needs. Ages 10+. Appointments begin at 10:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm.

Private Harp Lessons: 4 Weeks February
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Feb 6 - Feb 27, 2020

A class for the curious! This 4-week primer is designed to introduce students to harp without the long-term commitment. Instrument provided to play in class. Additional practice time available upon request. One-hour appointments may be scheduled from Noon – 7:00 pm.

Painting

Oil Painting: Session I
$120 Non-members | $90 Member
Instructor: Nancy Hawkins
Jan 8 - Jan 29, 2020

Develop a foundation in oil painting through a series of demonstrations and class exercises focusing on still life. Instruction will cover painting techniques, the depiction of light and shadow, color mixing and composition. A materials list will be provided. Table easels provided.Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 16+

Watercolor: Wednesdays
$150 Non-members | $120 Member
Instructor: Jocelyn Beatty
Jan 8 - Feb 26, 2020

Join award winning watercolorist, Jocelyn Beatty, for a step by step introduction into the rich and versatile medium of watercolor. Several paintings will be completed over the course of eight weeks to continually build your drawing and painting skills. One of our most popular classes, many students take this class continually. Capacity: 25 students. Minimum: 14 students. Ages 16+.

Watercolor: Tuesdays
$150 Non-members | $120 Member
Instructor: Jocelyn Beatty
Jan 7 - Feb 25, 2020

Join award winning watercolorist, Jocelyn Beatty, for a step by step introduction into the rich and versatile medium of watercolor. Several paintings will be completed over the course of eight weeks to continually build your drawing and painting skills. One of our most popular classes, many students take this class continually. Capacity: 25 students. Minimum: 14 students. Ages 16+.

Oil Painting: Session II
$120 Non-members | $90 Member
Instructor: Nancy Hawkins
Feb 5 - Feb 26, 2020

Develop a foundation in oil painting through a series of demonstrations and class exercises focusing on still life. Instruction will cover painting techniques, the depiction of light and shadow, color mixing and composition. A materials list will be provided. Table easels provided.Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 16+

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