Ceramics

This course is an introduction to sculpting clay using hand building processes. Pinch, coil, slab, and combination approaches to working with clay are used as the basis for creating a variety of forms. This course is intended for ages ranging from middle school to adult; emphasis is placed on personal development regardless of starting ability. Each class provides process demonstrations and individualized direction.

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  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $360.00

Create your own Ikebana containers. Learn to make hand built original flower containers in the clay studio using slab and coil construction methods. Finish your work with a glaze from the studio for a complete ready to use Ikebana vessel.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 pm
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $300.00

Explore the versatility of modeling clay to create inventive or traditional sculpture. Learn sculpting techniques and the use of tools and finishes through demonstrations and hands-on projects. Work from imagination, drawings, or photographs for inspiration. As in all classes, the instructor provides individual guidance and support for each student to realize their artistic vision.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $360.00

Learn the fundamentals of pottery. Explore hand building techniques as well as the use of a potter's wheel to create decorative and functional objects such as bowls, platters, plates, and cups, or sculptural pieces. Discover a variety of ways to enhance your form using glazes, underglazes, sgraffito, and clay slips

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  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $300.00

Explore hand building techniques as well as the use of a potter's wheel to create decorative and functional objects such as bowls, platters, plates, and cups, or sculptural pieces. Further enhance your skills with glazes, underglazes, sgraffito, and clay slips.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $360.00

Learn how to express the figure through observing the nude model and understanding human anatomy. Emphasis on proportion, gesture, texture, and practicing traditional modelling in clay.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $360.00

Learn how to sculpt the human head in clay direct from a live model with one pose for the whole session. Produce a finished piece, suitable for ceramic firing.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $360.00

Learn the basics with an emphasis on centering, trimming, additions, and glazing using the wheel. Create mugs, bowls, plates, and more.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $360.00

Develop your wheel skills by learning how to alter the basic thrown forms - cylinders become pitchers with handles, bowls transform into colanders with feet and handles.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $360.00
Youth

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $180.00

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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Day of the Week
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Instructor
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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $180.00

Exercise your imagination while learning how to draw, paint, and use mixed media in this active art studio. Discover different techniques and learn various art styles and vocabulary. Materials and projects are geared to specific age groups. These courses vary each term and may be taken in continuation.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 10:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00

Discover techniques of drawing and painting as you learn to create self-portraits, landscapes, still life, or abstract paintings. Learn techniques of drawing from observation using line and shading. Explore different materials such as watercolor, printmaking, and collage while learning styles from abstract art to realism. Children view artworks by Paul Cezanne, Piet Mondrian, Frida Kahlo, or other artists to be inspired and learn historical art styles and terms.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 11 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00