Photography

Gain an in-depth understanding of the technical and aesthetic decisions that confront the experienced photographer. Weekly assignments challenge you to exercise your unique visual awareness in a variety of styles and techniques. The class surveys the history of photography as a means to explore and refine personal style.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00

Learn to take full advantage of your camera?s potential and become proficient in using manual settings to create a personal style. Weekly projects in addition to in-class workshops reinforce practical experience for each student. Discussions consider composition and the fundamentals that transform a decent photograph into a work of art. The advantages of digital technology are addressed, as well as the preparation of an image for printing.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
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  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00

In this course, the experienced photographer develops a cohesive body of work that's ready for both exhibitions and publications. Topics such as printing, sizing, resolution, tonal levels, framing techniques and hanging approaches to suit the space are explored in depth. Options for publishing, self-publishing, determining social-media platforms, branding and creating an artist's statement are all considered. Discovering established galleries and alternative spaces (as well as the increasingly popular online galleries), determining pricing, and the planning of opening receptions are also central themes. In short, the class is for the photographer who's ready to venture out of the studio with a sense of comfort, creativity and professionalism.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $300.00

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom to import, organize, alter, and enrich images from subtle, simple corrections to dramatic, complex effects. Recompose, recolor, and create works of art using original photographs. Experiment with layering, combining multiple images, and blending. Some experience with Photoshop or Lightroom is helpful, but not required.

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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00

Improve your skill for taking indoor photographs ? learn how to light any subject to obtain the effect you desire. Explore light and depth of field for macro-photography, gain experience using lighting techniques in the studio as well as available light.

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

  • 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
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • 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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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • 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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
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