Jewelry

Create beautiful wearable art jewelry by using bead embroidery techniques. Suitable for beginning and intermediate students. $20 material fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Fin McNiel
    Fee: $240.00

Learn to fuse glass to copper or silver to create luminous permanent color for your jewelry and small sculptures. Some of the design techniques taught include cloisonné and stenciling. Demonstrations and individual attention are given to develop personal creativity.
Material fee paid to instructor. Term 2B :$25 Term 3: $50, Term 4: $45, Term 5: $32

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jessica Noelle
    Fee: $360.00

This course is for the serious jewelry student who has completed at least two previous courses in jewelry fabrication and wants to pursue more advanced techniques. Projects may include making settings for faceted stones, making domes, constructing hollow beads, inlaying wire in metal, wood and stone, reticulation, etching of metal, and roller printing. $35 material fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $360.00

Open new doors to your imagination creating stunning metal jewelry using a fascinating new material easily worked with your hands and clay carving tools. Often called a magical substance, Art Metal Clay is made from precious metals combined with a special clay that, when heated, burns to leave the precious metal. The soft clay is pliable, providing great ease in carving, molding, stamping, and designing. Start with bronze metal clay. Silver metal clay can also be used. New students: $55 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine jewelry. Gain an introduction to a variety of techniques, such as surface settings, making bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn new techniques. Learn to make necklaces, clasps, pendants, rings, or pins. $45 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $300.00

Explore the use of wood, leather, plastics, and found objects to create unique expressive jewelry. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn to use new materials and techniques. $35 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
Photography

This hands-on course introduces students to the fundamentals of image editing using Photoshop Elements. The focus is on the basic tools for retouching images, color correction, creating graphic images, and preparing images for print or sharing on the internet.

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  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00

Learn to take full advantage of your camera's operational potential and become proficient in using manual settings to create your own personal visions. Weekly projects, in addition to in-class workshops, reinforce hands-on experience for each student photographer. Discussions consider composition and the fundamentals that transform a good photograph into an outstanding piece of art. The advantages of digital technology are addressed, as well as the preparation of an image for printing.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $225.00

Gain an in-depth understanding of the technical and aesthetic decisions that confront the experienced photographer. Weekly assignments challenge participants to exercise their unique visual awareness in a variety of styles and techniques. Post-processing and printing techniques are addressed as a means to help the photographer recognize their artistic potential.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00

Works by master photographers such as Cindy Sherman, Richard Avedon, Man Ray, Diane Arbus, and other photographers, provide a catalyst for each participant's development. The class has access to the extensive photography collection at the Boca Raton Museum of Art. A competent level of proficiency in your camera's operation is required.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $360.00

Learn how to use Photoshop, Lightroom, and other computer programs to alter and enrich your photographs from subtle corrections to dramatic effects. Experiment with combining images, layering, and blending. Some experience with Photoshop or Lightroom is helpful.

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  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00

Improve your skills in taking indoor photographs. Learn how to light any subject to obtain the picture you desire. Explore light and depth of field for macro-photography. Gain experience using lighting techniques in the studio, as well as using available light.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $300.00