Continuing Education Classes

Summer 2018

Fundamentals of 2D Design

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
This class is an investigation into the core elements of art and design. The class will provide a solid foundation for your work as a designer or illustrator. You will learn to recognize iss...

3D Modeling: Digital Techniques

Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, Sculpture & 3D
Summer 2018
Throughout history, ornament has served to convey meaning as well as offer decoration on objects. Using ornamentation as a starting point, this class explores laser cutting and 3D printing t...

Adobe Illustrator in a Day: Section 2

Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
A comprehensive review of the potential of Adobe Illustrator. The class will take you through many of the tools and effects, and brief demonstrations will allow you to visualize new directio...

Adobe Illustrator: Introduction

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
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...

Introduction to Analog Photography

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Photography
Summer 2018
This is a hands-on course that will introduce students to analog photography. Students will learn how to make pinhole cameras, use 35mm SLR film cameras, process film, and create black and w...

Rough, Cut, and Set

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Metals
Summer 2018
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 ...

Intaglio and Etching: Introduction

Saturday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Print & Paper
Summer 2018
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...

Basic Wood Construction

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Sculpture & 3D
Summer 2018
Whether you are an artist who wants to carve wood or needs to make a stretcher for your painting, or someone who wants a cabinet or shelves for their apartment, you need to know basic wood c...

Graphic Design: Beginner

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
With a focus on the integration of design elements and how they are created, chosen, and organized, this course explores the potential of graphic design. For each project, students will expl...

Web Design: Introduction

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Digital Media
Summer 2018
This course will teach the fundamental skills necessary to plan, organize, design, and build modern standards-compliant websites. Students will learn the basic building blocks of the web (HT...

Graphic Design: Intermediate

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
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

Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Photography
Summer 2018
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...

Small Scale Forging

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Metals
Summer 2018
Forging is the process of shaping metal using heat and hammering the metal usually on an anvil, but sometimes into specialized iron forms called swages or stakes until it takes the intended ...

Visualizing Information

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Summer 2018
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...

Introduction to Knife Making

Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Metals
Summer 2018
Forging is the process of shaping metal using heat and hammering the metal on an anvil until it takes the intended shape. This class will use a project to give students the vocabulary of for...