Ceramics

Students will learn how to express the figure form through observing the nude model and understanding of the human anatomy.  Emphasis on proportion, gesture, texture and practicing traditional modelling in clay is the focus of our study.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $225.00

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: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $188.00

Learn how to sculpt a human head in clay, based on a live model. Works will be suitable for ceramic firing. Each session will highlight a different clay building technique in order to build hollow sculptures.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sandra Levine
    Fee: $188.00

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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Mar 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Catalina Aguirre Hoffman
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Mar 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $188.00
  • Start Date: Mar 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $188.00
  • Start Date: Mar 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Daniel Listwan
    Fee: $188.00

Learn the basics with an emphasis on centering, trimming, additions, and glazing using the wheel. Create Mugs, bowls, plates and more.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $225.00

Students will continue to develop their wheel skills by learning now to change the basic thrown forms - cylinders become pitchers with handles, bowls transform into collanders with feet and handles.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $225.00
Jewelry

Explore basic braiding to create one-of-a-kind Kumihimo jewelry. Learn the basics of braiding and beading. $40 material fee paid to teacher on first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Fin McNiel
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Fin McNiel
    Fee: $150.00

Learn to add surface designs and color to metals using the ancient art of enameling. Enameling fuses particles of glass to the surface of metal to create a wide range of color and pattern effects. In this beginners course, you will explore the the possibilities of enamel and create beautiful pieces of jewelry and or pieces of art to enjoy yourself or give away as gifts.
Techniques covered in this class include but are not limited to:

• Preparing metal for enameling
• Stenciling techniques and sifting
• Enameling onto copper and silver blanks
• Learn to enamel using both a torch and a kiln

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 12:30-3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jessica Noelle
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Apr 27, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30-3 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jessica Noelle
    Fee: $188.00