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
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 1

Monday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Graphic Design
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 in a Day: Section 2

Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Graphic Design
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
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
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
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
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...

Basics of Ceramics

Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:00 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 participate i...

Basic Wood Construction

Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Sculpture & 3D
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
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
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
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
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
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 ...