Photography

Post Processing Photography

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. No Class 11/23(Term 2)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $210.00

Studio Photography

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. No Class 11/22(Term 2)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $245.00
PRE-TEENS AND TEENS

Comics: Ages 12-15

Learn how to create your own comics or graphic novels. Start by creating a main character and learn how to tell a story through pictures. Explore how to use close-ups, dramatic angles, and storyline to move the reader along. Learn drawing, shading, and inking skills to create a finished comic book. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $170.00

Comics: Ages 13-17

Learn how to create your own comics or graphic novels. Start by creating a protagonist with special attributes and learn how to tell a story through pictures. Explore how to use close-ups, dramatic angles, and a story line to move the reader along. Practice drawing, shading, and inking skills to create a finished comic book. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $125.00

Drawing: Ages 10-14

This class focuses on learning to draw from observation, including drawing still-lifes and from the clothed model. Learn to use composition and proportion. This class may prepare students for specialized art middle school auditions. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Dana Roth
    Fee: $170.00

Fashion Couture Sewing: Ages 11-15

Learn to design and make fancy and artistic garments using a sewing machine. Explore ways to decorate your fashion garment with hand sewing, fabric painting, and beading. Focus is on learned skills in design, execution, and embellishment to create two or three garments. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Clara Lopez-Castro
    Fee: $150.00

Figure Drawing: Ages 12-16

Drawing from the still-lifes, plaster cast sculpture, and the clothed model, learn the traditional method of drawing from direct observation. Explore how to use, light, value, and perspective to create dynamic artworks. Gain an understanding of how to accurately draw in proportion and human anatomy. This class may prepare students for specialized arts high school auditions. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $140.00

Painting: Ages 12-16

Students learn drawing and painting techniques, including drawing from observation, color mixing, and composition. Projects may include painting traditional and abstract subjects. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Dana Roth
    Fee: $170.00

Photography/Advanced: Ages 13-17

Teens further develop their artistic and technical skills in digital photography and use of Photoshop and other editing programs. Individual and group assignments challenge students to develop their own style and build a portfolio. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $170.00

Photography: Ages 13-17

Discover how to use your digital camera to its best advantage. Discussion and assignments cover exposure, lighting, and focus control. Learn creative computer editing skills. Gain an understanding of the difference between a good picture and a great photograph. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $170.00

Pottery: Ages 13-17

Explore hand-building, as well as using the pottery wheel to create cups, bowls, and other ceramics for home use. Learn the properties of clay and how to decorate using colored glazes. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $170.00
Textiles

Textile Transformations

Transform plain white fabric into vibrant, colorful works of art through a variety of surface design techniques, such as innovative dyeing, creating stamps and stencils, and image transfers. Fabrics can be displayed as beautiful works of art or transformed into items for fashion or home decor. $20 material fee to be paid to the instructor on first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Andrea Huffman
    Fee: $210.00
Youth

Ceramics/Pottery: Ages 10-12

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $150.00

Ceramics/Pottery: Ages 6-9

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $150.00

Exploration in Art: Ages 8-12

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 of art, such as watercolor, print-making, 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 art historical styles and terms. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Mar 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $125.00
  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $125.00

Exploration in Art: Ages 5-7

Exercise your imagination while learning how to draw, paint, and use mixed media in this active art studio. Discover different techniques and learn about different art styles and art vocabulary. Art materials and projects are geared to specific age groups. These courses vary each term and may be taken repeatedly. (No classes Mon 1/15, 2/19-Term 3 & Mar 19 - 24, Fri 3/30, Sat. 3/31-Term 4)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Mar 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $125.00
  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 10:30 AM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $125.00

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor:
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor:
    Fee: $260.00