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Ceramics


Introduction to Wheelthrowing
(8) Mondays 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Jun 5, 2017 - Jul 31, 2017
Class Code: C4
Tuition: $ 160.00 / $ 150.00 Members
Materials: $ 25.00
Faculty: Jon Hook

CLAY: $25 PER BAG
OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
NO CLASS JULY 3
Learn to "throw from the hump" with expert potter Jon Hook.  Create a variety of forms on the wheel, add handles and embellishments, carve or stamp textures, and finish it off with glazing. Students will have supervised access to the ceramics studio on THURSDAYS, 6:30-9 pm.



Summer Ceramics
(8) Tuesdays 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Jun 6, 2017 - Aug 1, 2017
Class Code: C1
Tuition: $ 160.00 / $ 150.00 Members
Materials: $ 25.00
Faculty: Jennifer Zona

OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
In this introductory ceramics class, artist Jennifer Zona will teach you the basics of handbuilding and wheelthrowing.  Create functional and non-functional works of art using coil, slab, press molds and wheelthrowing techniques.
Students will have supervised access to the ceramics studio on THURSDAYS, 6:30-9 PM.
OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
In this introductory ceramics class, artist Jennifer Zona will teach you the basics of handbuilding and wheelthrowing.  Create functional and non-functional works of art using coil, slab, press molds and wheelthrowing techniques.
Students will have supervised access to the ceramics studio on THURSDAYS, 6:30-9 PM.
*No class July 4



Drawing


Drawing From Observation
(8) Tuesdays 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Jun 6, 2017 - Jul 25, 2017
Class Code: AD1
Tuition: $ 135.00 / $ 125.00 Members
Materials: $ 15.00
Faculty: Lea Bult

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS

This introductory class will expose students to a number of traditional skills and ideas that have occupied artists throughout history.  Artist Lea Bult will teach basic techniques and concepts including space, volume, linear and free-hand perspective.  Students work in black and white media on a variety of subjects including landscape, still life arrangements, and portraiture.

*No class on July 4



Portrait and Figure Drawing
(4) Saturdays 10:00 AM to 12:30 AM
Jul 15, 2017 - Aug 5, 2017
Class Code: AD2
Tuition: $ 75.00 / $ 65.00 Members
Materials: $ 15.00
Faculty: Lea Bult

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS

Focusing on anatomy, proportion and form, artist Lea Bult will teach the basics of portrait and figure drawing.  A clothed model will pose as students draw from life using pencils, charcoal, chalk and ink.  

 




Mixed Media


Art, Food & Culture of India
Meeta Kedia
Jun 24, 24 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Class Code: WS2
Tuition: $ 65.00 / $ 55.00 Members


OPEN TO ALL AGES AND SKILL LEVELS
Learn about the art, food and culture of India with Meeta Kedia!  Students will learn to design and give henna tattoos, create traditional Madhubani paintings and enjoy an authentic Indian lunch.



Sculptural Handbuilding Techniques: Cups, Pitchers and Vases
To be determined
Jul 22, 22, 22 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Class Code: WS3
Tuition: $ 55.00 / $ 45.00 Members


OPEN TO BEGINNER AND ADVANCED STUDENTS
Former Columbia College Art Professor and Black Tree Studio Artist Steven Skinner will teach sculptural handbuilding techniques to create whiskey cups, pitchers and vases.  Students will learn how to throw clay to create thin slabs that can be cut, wrapped and attached to create beautiful and functional forms.  
*Students may glaze their bisque-fired pieces on Thursday, August 3 or 10, 6:30-9 PM.



Plein-Air Watercolor Painting
David Baker
Aug 12, 13 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Class Code: WS4
Tuition: $ 80.00 / $ 70.00 Members


OPEN TO INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED STUDENTS
MATERIALS LIST PROVIDED
Since the time of Claude Monet, artists have packed their kit and headed outdoors to record images. Watercolor artist David Baker will lead students in an exploration of this great tradition! Learn how to select suitable supplies, choose a subject, compose an image, and additional practical advice on working with watercolors outside. David will lead painting excursions on both days and students will work on 3 small paintings.
OPEN TO INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED STUDENTS
MATERIALS LIST PROVIDED
Since the time of Claude Monet, artists have packed their kit and headed outdoors to record images. Watercolor artist David Baker will lead students in an exploration of this great tradition! Learn how to select suitable supplies, choose a subject, compose an image, and additional practical advice on working with watercolors outside. David will lead painting excursions on both days and students will work on 3 small paintings.



Painting


Intermediate Drawing and Painting
(8) Tuesdays 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Jun 6, 2017 - Aug 1, 2017
Class Code: AP3
Tuition: $ 135.00 / $ 125.00 Members
Materials: $ 35.00
Faculty: Lea Bult

ALL MATERIALS INCLUDED

Students who have completed at least 1 introductory drawing or painting class are eligible for this intermediate class co-taught by artists Lea Bult and David Baker.  Students will learn to combine drawing and painting strategies into one unified working method. Landscape and portrait subjects will be explored systematically from black and white drawing, to color pastel drawing, to color paint. 

*No class July 4




Introduction to Oil Painting
(8) Thursdays 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Jun 8, 2017 - Aug 3, 2017
Class Code: AP1
Tuition: $ 135.00 / $ 125.00 Members
Materials: $ 35.00
Faculty: Lea Bult

OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
Working from observation, students will learn how to paint a variety of subject matter including plants, landscapes and still life arrangements. Artist Lea Bult will teach the basics and demonstrate techniques associated with different time periods in art history.  Continuing students may work on individual projects. 
OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
Working from observation, students will learn how to paint a variety of subject matter including plants, landscapes and still life arrangements. Artist Lea Bult will teach the basics and demonstrate techniques associated with different time periods in art history.  Continuing students may work on individual projects. 
*No class July 6



Introduction to Acrylic Painting
(8) Thursdays 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Jun 8, 2017 - Aug 3, 2017
Class Code: AP2
Tuition: $ 135.00 / $ 125.00 Members
Materials: $ 35.00
Faculty: Nathan Margoni

(NO CLASS JULY 6)
OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
Artist Nathan Margoni will teach the basics of acrylic painting, beginning with color-mixing exercises, a limited palette, and broken color.  Students will paint on a variety of surfaces and learn to modify their paint using gel mediums as they work from the still life.



Beginning Plein Air Landscape Painting
(4) Saturdays 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Jun 10, 2017 - Jul 1, 2017
Class Code: AP4
Tuition: $ 75.00 / $ 65.00 Members
Materials: $ 15.00
Faculty: Lea Bult

OPEN TO BEGINNING AND ADVANCED STUDENTS

Artist Lea Bult will provide instruction and lead students in outdoor painting excursions using a variety of painting media and surfaces.  Students may focus on their favorite painting medium or alternate throughout the class.




Photography


Digital Photography Tech
(8) Thursdays 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Jun 8, 2017 - Jul 27, 2017
Class Code: APH2
Tuition: $ 135.00 / $ 125.00 Members
Faculty: Tim Schroeder

OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
Take your DSLR camera off of automatic!  This in-depth and information packed class will cover camera controls, image formats, lenses, flash exposure, menu options, and more.  Photographer Tim Schroeder will provide lectures and lead critiques of student work.  Bring your own DSLR camera and a hefty notepad.  
OPEN TO NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS
Take your DSLR camera off of automatic!  This in-depth and information packed class will cover camera controls, image formats, lenses, flash exposure, menu options, and more.  Photographer Tim Schroeder will provide lectures and lead critiques of student work.  Bring your own DSLR camera and a hefty notepad.  
*No class July 6