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.

Start Date
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
Painting

This class is for painters with a solid foundation in abstract painting that are interested in being challenged to experiment and grow in new ways. Individual critiques, group discussion, and assignment are integral to this studio for students to develop their own style and body of work. 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: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $310.00
  • Start Date: Apr 20, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $265.00

Explore how to use color, texture, and gesture to create expressive abstract paintings or mixed media compositions. Learn how to selectively use a myriad of acrylic gels, translucent glazes, pours, and molding paste as well as iridescent colors. This class is inspirational, encouraging, and explorative. Bring your biggest brushes and expect lots of fun and action. No Class 11/23 & 11/24(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: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00
  • Start Date: Mar 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 20, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00

"Alla prima" refers to completing a painting all in one sitting. Participants work with a limited color palette to create a landscape, still-life, or portrait in the space of each class session. The goal of the class is to learn drawing and painting techniques without laboring over every small detail. Each class is a learning exercise in composition, color mixing, and harmonies. Learning is maximized through demonstrations as well as individual attention for each student.

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: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $210.00

Explore painting techniques, composition, color, and creative expression in an upbeat and encouraging atmosphere. Learn brushwork, layering, and color mixing techniques and apply them to express yourself in paint. Projects are suggested to those seeking guidance. Students benefit from individual attention, demonstrations, and supportive critiques. Direction is tailored to student abilities and artistic goals. (No Class 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: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $250.00
  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $210.00