Continuing Education Classes

A Break with Traditions: Mixing it Up!

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Drawing
In this course, students will use different media to create the same image of their choosing and explore the effects of each medium. Students can choose media familiar to them, as well as ex...

Abstract Drawing: Mixed Media

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Drawing
In this class, students will use a variety of materials and techniques to develop abstract images with personal interpretations of people, places, and things. We will combine traditional and...

Adobe Illustrator: A Complete Introduction

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Graphic Design
The course is a comprehensive introduction to the expansive qualities of Adobe Illustrator. The class will take you through many of the tools and effects, and will include contextualizing to...

Anatomy of the Skeleton for Life Drawing

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Drawing
This course is designed to improve your concept and understanding of the human figure by studying the underlying skeletal structure and how it affects surface appearance. This is the first o...

Art as Process

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Drawing
This course is for individuals who want to transform and develop their artistic practice and visual awareness. Art as Process is an intensive studio class focusing on experimentation and cre...

Band Together: Making Rings - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
This two-day workshop teaches students how to design and create handmade rings using basic metals techniques such as sawing, filing, forming, and sanding. Students will be encouraged to expe...

Basics of Ceramics

Friday, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Ceramics
An introduction to creating basic ceramic vessels and sculptures. Through demonstrations and hands-on learning, students will learn both wheel and hand-building techniques and be involved wi...

Beginning Graphic Design Section 1

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Graphic Design
This intensive course explores the potential of graphic design. We will focus on the integration of all elements of design with an examination of the intention with which these elements are ...

Beginning Graphic Design Section 2

Wednesday, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Graphic Design
This intensive course explores the potential of graphic design. We will focus on the integration of all elements of design with an examination of the intention with which these elements are ...

Ceramics: Wheel Throwing

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Ceramics
Prepare to get your hands dirty in this introductory wheel-throwing course. We will start by learning the basics of creating a simple vessel and move on to more refined techniques that push ...

Chainmaking - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
Working mainly with metal wire, this two-day technique workshop investigates methods for making handmade chains. Handmade chains can be worn alone or used for pendants and charms and are muc...

Children's Book Illustration

Tuesday, 9:00 am - 12:15 pm, Graphic Arts
As a kid you probably spent happy times with Winnie the Pooh, Dr. De Soto, or Where the Wild Things Are. Now it's time for YOU to take the plunge, and become author and illustrator! In this ...

Color Theory for Artists, Designers and the Color Curious

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Painting
What is color, and how has it been used historically, symbolically, and culturally across many disciplines and virtually all areas of art? Whether you are interested in fashion, design, fine...

Comprehensive Figure Drawing

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Drawing
Contemporary and traditional approaches to the figure are the focus and inspiration of this course. We will explore composition, light, gesture, contour and space through the juxtaposition o...

Cut, Fold, Make: Laser-Cut Paper Design - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Sculpture & 3D
Paper is one of the most readily available artistic materials and is perfect for testing out ideas, making models, experimenting with form and even creating finished artwork. In this worksho...