Adult Classes

Welcome Back

We’re excited to resume ‘in person’ hours with the appropriate social distancing practices as recommended by the PA Department of Health in Green Phase.  To safeguard your health and the health of others, please read our updated policies.

Please note, due to social distancing guidelines, class sizes have been reduced and pre-registration online or by phone (724.652.2882) is now required. No walk-ins will be accepted.

Artist Classes

Classes for this season are complete, check back again soon for next season's offerings.

Ceramics

No classes are available at this time.

Drawing

Drawing Fundamentals: Session 2, Fall 2020
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Oct 21 - Nov 11, 2020

4 Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm

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: 10 students. Minimum: 6 students. Ages 16+.

Glass

Mosaic on Tiles or Glass Session 2: Fall 2020
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Kate Burke
Save the Date: Nov 4, 2020

This is an introductory workshop that will gain students the techniques needed in shaping mosaic surfaces. Students will create brilliant mosaics on tile using glass and grout. Students will acquire the skills necessary to take on larger projects. Students will work on tile during the workshop, but may instead bring in a project from home. All materials included. Capacity: 5 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages n/a.  Non-members: $80/Members: $65.

Stained Glass: Fall 2020
$240 Non-members | $210 Members
Instructor: Denise Gerber
Sep 24 - Nov 12, 2020

8 Thursdays, 5:30 – 9:00 pm

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: 5 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 18+.

 

Stained Glass Sun Catcher Workshop 2: Fall 2020
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Louis Recchione
Save the Date: Nov 14, 2020

Make a fall themed sun catcher. Join former student Louis Recchione to learn the basic skills of cutting, grinding, foiling and soldering stained glass. You will walk out with new found skills and a beautiful work of art for your window! Capacity: 5 students. Minimum: 3 students. Ages: 16+.

Language

Conversational Italian I: Fall 2020
$130 Non-members | $100 Members
Instructor: Dr. Frank Treccase
Sep 23 - Nov 11, 2020

8 Wednesdays, 6-8 pm

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: 10 students. Minimum: 4 students. Ages 16+.

Conversational Italian II: Fall 2020
$130 Non-members | $100 Members
Instructor: Dr. Frank Treccase
Sep 22 - Nov 10, 2020

8 Tuesdays, 6-8 pm

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: 10 students. Minimum: 4 students. Ages 16+.

Metal Smithing

No classes are available at this time.

Music

Piano Lessons: Fall 2020
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kevin Danielson
Sep 26 - Nov 14, 2020

8 Saturdays, by half-hour appointment

Join teacher Kevin Danielson for 1:1 piano instruction for beginners, as well as those wanting to improve their musical talents. Each one-half hour lesson, tailored to the student’s individual level, will build on skills.  Ages 10+. Appointments begin at 10:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm., Piano: $160 Non-members | $130 Members

 

Private Harp Lessons Full Course: Fall 2020
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Sep 24 - Nov 12, 2020

8 Thursdays, by one-hour appointment

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 Harp Lessons Session 2: Fall 2020
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Oct 22 - Nov 12, 2020

4 Thursdays, by appointment

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

Watercolor Tuesdays: Fall 2020
$150 Non-members | $120 Member
Instructor: Jocelyn Beatty
Sep 22 - Nov 10, 2020

8 Tuesdays, 10 am - 1 pm

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: 20 students. Minimum: 14 students. Ages 16+.

Watercolor Wednesdays: Fall 2020
$150 Non-members | $120 Member
Instructor: Jocelyn Beatty
Sep 23 - Nov 11, 2020

8 Wednesdays, 6-9 pm

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: 20 students. Minimum: 14 students. Ages 16+.

Photography

Classes for this session are complete, check back again soon.

Yoga

Introductory Yoga
$115 Non-members | $85 Member
Instructor: Shannon Prestopine
Sep 24 - Nov 12, 2020

Learn the fundamental philosophies, lineages, physical practice and language of yoga including yoga postures, meditation, mindfulness, and breathing exercises. Bring a yoga mat. Sessions will be held outside weather permitting (inside when it does not). Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 6 students. Ages 15+.

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