Drawing

Colored Pencil Drawing

The cleanest and easiest medium to put creative ideas to paper, colored pencil drawing involves techniques of layering, blending, and glazing in a direct format to create beautiful images that often belie the medium. Achieve impressionist, traditional, or expressive effects as you find your own voice through exploration of color and design. No class 1/8/20.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 30, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Oct 30, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $113.00
Flower Design

Advanced Sogetsu Ikebana

Take your studies of this ancient art to the next level. Flower fee of $60 paid to the instructor. No class 10/4/19, 12/6/19, 4/24/20.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Chieko Mihori
    Fee: $100.00

Japanese Floral Sculpture - Sogetsu Ikebana

Sogetsu Ikebana is much more than Japanese flower arranging; it is a modern form of the ancient art of sculpture with living materials. Learn the traditional principles and aesthetic disciplines combined with creative energies to capture, express, and enhance natural beauty. In each session, you learn new principles of design and techniques to express the harmony of nature and your imagination. Flower fee of $60 paid to the instructor, Ikebana frog and container starting at $30. No class 11/26/19.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Chieko Mihori
    Fee: $100.00
Jewelry

Kumihimo Basics

Discover how to make unique, handmade jewelry using the ancient Japanese art of Kumihimo. Learn different braiding techniques to make bracelets and enrich your creations with beads or charms and finish with stylish claps. Material fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Pinky Shmerler
    Fee: $140.00

Kumihimo, Beyond the Basics

Explore new ways to go beyond the basic braiding techniques to create one-of-a-kind Kumihimo jewelry. Knowledge of basic braiding and beading required. Bring a disk, bobbins, and beading mat to class. Material fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 2:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Pinky Shmerler
    Fee: $140.00
Painting

Acrylic Painting: Alla Prima (All at Once)

Alla prima refers to completing a painting all in one sitting. Work with a limited color palette to create a landscape, still-life, or portrait in the space of each class session. The goal of the class is to learn drawing and painting techniques without laboring over every small detail. Each class is a learning exercise in composition, color mixing, and harmonies. Learning is maximized through demonstrations as well as individual attention for each student.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 29, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00

Painting in Oil Pastels

Discover how to use oil pastels to create beautiful, luminous works. Explore a variety of techniques such as creating color vibrations with side-by-side strokes like the impressionists or use more expressive techniques such as sgraffito to scratch through layers to reveal underpainting. Oil pastels offer students the opportunity to draw with paint. No class 1/9/20.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 31, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Oct 31, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Jan 16, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Jan 16, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $113.00

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 30, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 pm
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $150.00