Continuing Education Classes

Basics of Ceramics

Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Ceramics
Spring 2019
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 participate i...

Illustration: Beginner

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Illustration
Fall 2018
In this course, you will explore the partnership between the art of illustration and the written word. We begin with a warm-up drawing exercise followed by weekly assignments in logical prog...

Wheel Throwing: Beginner

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Ceramics
Spring 2019
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 ...

Illustration: Beginner

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Illustration
Spring 2019
In this course, you will explore the partnership between the art of illustration and the written word. We begin with a warm-up drawing exercise followed by weekly assignments in logical prog...

Graphic Design: Beginner

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
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...

Lithography: Nuts & Bolts

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Print & Paper
Fall 2018
This course focuses on using lithography as a starting point for editioned images as well as series and monoprints. Structured for both beginning and advanced students, the course tailors te...

Children's Book Illustration

Tuesday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Illustration
Fall 2018
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 ...

Ceramics: Wheel Throwing

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Ceramics
Fall 2018
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 ...

Forging: Cooking with Fire

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Metals
Fall 2018
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 ...

Portfolio Preparation for Illustrators & Designers

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
Have you completed or almost completed one of our certificate programs? In this seminar-style class tailored to individual needs, students establish goals and work toward putting together a ...

Publication Design

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
Publication Design builds on the foundations laid in Typography: Introduction and Graphic Design: Beginner to expand our understanding of the interplay between text and image within a series...

Rings for Your Fingers: Metal Design

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Metals
Spring 2019
Rings are one of the most popular forms of jewelry: symbols of commitment, indicators of status or expressions of personal taste. In this class we will explore both history and contemporary ...

Web Design: Introduction

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Digital Media
Spring 2019
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

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
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...

Designing from Paper to Metal Workshop

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Metals
Spring 2019
In this class, students will engage in a series of design challenges using a range of materials and limitations with the end goal of creating these designs in sheet metal and metal rod. Thro...