Jewelry

Open new doors to your imagination creating stunning metal jewelry using a fascinating new material easily worked with your hands and clay carving tools. Often called a magical substance, Art Metal Clay is made from precious metals combined with a special clay that, when heated, burns off to leave the precious metal. The soft clay is pliable, providing great ease in carving, molding, stamping, and designing. Start with bronze metal clay. White copper or silver can also be used. New students: $55 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 20, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $250.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine jewelry. Gain an introduction to a variety of techniques, such as surface settings, making bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn new techniques. Learn to make necklaces, clasps, pendants, rings, or pins. $55 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Don Dietz
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Don Dietz
    Fee: $250.00
  • Start Date: Feb 27, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Don Dietz
    Fee: $295.00
  • Start Date: Apr 17, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Don Dietz
    Fee: $250.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine jewelry. Gain an introduction to a variety of methods such as surface settings, making bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn new skills. Learn to make necklaces, clasps, pendants, rings, or pins. $45 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $215.00
  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 19, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $215.00
  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $245.00
  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $175.00
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
  • Start Date: Apr 21, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $185.00

Learn the fundamental of abstract painting as you explore different paths of self-expression using acrylic paint, different mediums, or mixed media. Discover how to effectively use color, composition, line, and gesture. Be inspired to experiment, have fun, and challenge yourself. 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: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $295.00