Continuing Education Classes

Photoshop: Introduction

Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
This course begins with basic Adobe Photoshop techniques such as selecting objects, color correction, photo retouching, collage and more. We move on to incorporate advanced features using la...

Portfolio Preparation for Illustrators & Designers

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design, Illustration
Spring 2019
In this seminar-style class tailored to individual needs, you will establish goals and work toward assembling a cohesive body of portfolio work for professional or personal use. During the t...

Portrait Drawing Workshop

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Drawing
Spring 2019
The portrait is essential to virtually every form of fine art, from painting and sculpture to video and photography. Portraiture tells us about a particular individual while revealing someth...

Portrait Painting and Drawing

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Painting
Spring 2019
Portraiture is specific and general, timely and timeless. It informs us about a particular individual while revealing something about us all. The portrait, whether a painting or drawing, inv...

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 ...

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 ...

Screenprinting: A to Z

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Print & Paper
Spring 2019
This course enables students to explore some of the most current and innovative technology within the world of printmaking and screenprinting. Color separations, large-format printmaking, an...

Typography: Introduction

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

Video Essentials: Visual Storytelling

Monday, Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Film & Animation
Summer 2019 - Session 1
The primary goal of this course is to prepare students to tell simple stories using the medium of audio and video. Students will understand the fundamentals of good visual composition; be ab...

Visualizing Information

Tuesday, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Graphic Design
Spring 2019
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...

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...

Web Design: Introduction

Monday, Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm, Digital Media
Summer 2019 - Session 2
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...

Welding and Forging for Artists and Designers

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Metals
Spring 2019
In this class, students will learn the basics of blacksmithing and welding.  We will explore steel and copper metalwork with several skill-driven projects, including spatulas and ladles, too...

Welding and Forging for Artists and Designers

Monday, Wednesday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Metals
Summer 2019 - Session 1
Through an object-based project approach, students will learn the vocabulary of forging and how to directly manipulate metal with fire and hammer to produce a small kitchen knife(blade lengt...