Photography

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: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $220.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $220.00

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: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $220.00

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. No Class 11/23(Term 2)

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  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $210.00

Street photography is not just panning people with your camera. It is catching the interaction between individuals and the world around them. It can also be things on the street such as locks on gates, signs on fences, cars parked in odd places. Learn techniques to capture special moments in time. The class meets in different locations in Palm Beach County, and two sessions arescheduled on Saturdays.

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  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $210.00

Learn how to use your camera to take better pictures. The class for beginners will explore creative composition techniques and an introduction to enhancing your image using photoshop. Projects may include portraiture, architecture, studio lighting and artistic photography.

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  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10:00 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Jeremiah Jenner
    Fee: $165.00
PRE-TEENS AND TEENS

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)

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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $170.00

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)

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Instructor
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  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $140.00

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)

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  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Dana Roth
    Fee: $170.00

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)

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  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Clara Lopez-Castro
    Fee: $150.00

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)

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  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $140.00

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)

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Class Time
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Instructor
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  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Dana Roth
    Fee: $170.00

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)

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  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $170.00

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)

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $170.00

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)

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $170.00
Textiles

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.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Andrea Huffman
    Fee: $210.00
Youth

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

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $150.00

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)

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Rita Daire
    Fee: $150.00

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 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)

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Apr 20, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $125.00

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)

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Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $150.00