Ceramics

Learn traditional figure modeling techniques, as well as contemporary approaches to figurative sculpture. Working from a live model, learn anatomy, proportion, and composition in creating the human form in three dimensions. Students may work in a traditional direct observation manner or incorporate other forms to express their own personality in the sculpture. Sculptures will be kiln-fired.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $305.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $260.00

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

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $215.00

Learn the fundamentals of pottery. Explore hand-building techniques as well as the use of a potters wheel to create decorative and functional objects, such as bowls, platters, plates, and cups. Students may also create sculptural pieces. Discover a variety of ways to enhance your form using glazes, underglazes, sgraffito, and clay slips. (No Class Mon. 1/15 & 2/19-Term 3)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $305.00
  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $305.00
  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $215.00
  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Stephen Futej
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $260.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $215.00
Drawing

The cleanest and easiest medium to put creative ideas to paper---learn techniques of layering, blending, and glazing in a direct format to create beautiful images that often belie the medium. Students can achieve impressionist, traditional, or expressive effects as they find their own voice through exploration of color and design.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $215.00
  • Start Date: Feb 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 18, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $215.00

Learn to define light and shade using paint. Explore traditional approaches of monochromatic studies as well as contemporary approaches to formulate your own artistic interest in studies and finished grisaille paintings. Exercises include drawing and painting from plaster casts or still-life objects under dramatic lighting. No Class 11/24(Term 2)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 20, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $215.00

Drawing inspiration from masterworks in museums is a time honored tradition. Degas, Ingres, Delacroix, and Picasso each copied masterworks in the Louvre. Learn the fundamentals of drawing while finding inspiration in the Boca Raton Museum of Art galleries and sculpture garden. The class will also meet with the Chief Registrar to learn about the Museum collection of 19th and 20th century drawings.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Chris Lopez
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Chris Lopez
    Fee: $215.00

Have you always wanted to take an art class but were afraid you would be sitting next to a Leonardo Da Vinci? If so, this class is for you; a class in which you can start your artistic journey. Using a proven method of learning to translate what you see into two-dimensional form, you will learn to use line, light and shadow, and basic perspective to create realistic drawings. In a supportive and positive environment, you will learn to draw and gain the confidence to join any art class. Materials included.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturday
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4:30 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Leslie Albert
    Fee: $75.00

Designed for students who have a knowledge of basic drawing techniques, this class focuses on developing skills and exploring different drawing tools and styles of drawing. Students are encouraged to identify their personal drawing style as they draw from still-life, cast sculpture, and the live model. Class demonstrations and individual guidance in traditional and contemporary approaches to portraiture are provided. Students work in drawing media or the medium of their choice. A model will be present for half of each term. (No Class Mon. 1/15 & 2/19- Term 3)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 16, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $250.00