Continuing Education Classes

Adobe Illustrator: Introduction

Monday, Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 1
This course is a comprehensive introduction to the wide-ranging qualities of Adobe Illustrator. The class will take you through many of the program’s tools and effects, and will include cont...

Etching and Intaglio: Introduction

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Print & Paper
Summer 2019 - Session 2
Intaglio printing means printing ink from the incised marks in a plate or matrix. Etching means that acid is used to corrode these marks into the plate. This is a course for beginning studen...

Fundamentals of 2D Design

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 2
Design Fundamentals is directed at investigating the core elements of Art and Design. The class will provide a launching pad for your work in the creative arts, and will serve as a solid fou...

Graphic Design: Beginner

Monday, Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 1
With a focus on the integration of design elements and how they are created, chosen, and organized, this intensive course explores the potential of graphic design. For each project, students...

Graphic Design: Intermediate

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 2
This course is for students who have taken Beginning Graphic Design or an equivalent and are looking to take their skills to the next level. Emphasizing hands-on studio work with minimal lec...

Introduction to Digital Photography

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Photography
Summer 2019 - Session 2
Digital Photo 1 is an introduction to the world of digital photography. Students will learn to operate a digital camera, to enhance their images in post-production using Photoshop and to mak...

Introduction to Typography

Monday, Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 1
Typography is a field of graphic design used to give shape to the written word. This introductory course explores strategies for organizing letters, words, paragraphs, pages, and beyond to v...

Metalsmithing: Spoons and Spades

Monday, Wednesday, 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm, Metals
Summer 2019 - Session 2
This class will use the investigation of kitchen utensils as the basis for exploring the processes of forging and fabricating in steel and non-ferrous metals. Students will progress through ...

Mixed Media Exploration: Drawing from Nature

Monday, Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing, Painting
Summer 2019 - Session 1
This course takes an adventurous, hands-on approach to mixed media drawing, while exploring the ways in which our ancestors viewed animals, nature and existence itself. We will investigate t...

Rough Cut and Set Workshop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Metals
Summer 2019 - Session 2
Make stones, crystals, beach pebbles, slabs and tumbled stones into exciting jewelry with the use of metal and imagination. This is a course about bringing out the beauty of stones, and how ...

Visualizing Information

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2019 - Session 1
Our lives are full of facts we need to sift through in order to make sense of the world. Which T line gets me to South Station? What do my taxes really pay for? Frequently we need to draw co...

Wheelthrowing: Beginner

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Ceramics
Summer 2019 - Session 2
For students who have had an introductory experience working on the potter's wheel and now want to strengthen and refine their technical skills, as well as develop one's voice in creating cl...