Continuing Education Classes

Spring 2018

Painting Practicum

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Painting
This course explores the plurality of approaches to art-making. Painting Practicum is a self-directed class, and the instructor works with each student on an individual basis as they develop...

Painting: Intermediate to Advanced

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Painting
This course is for students who have achieved basic painting skills and want to further their abilities, interests and projects on the intermediate or advanced level. You will begin by shari...

Photoshop: Introduction

Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Graphic Design
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
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 ...

Portrait Drawing - Workshop

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Drawing
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
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...

Rough Cut and Set - Workshop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 4:00 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 ...

Screenprinting A to Z

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Print & Paper
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 screenprinting ...

The Body In Question - Workshop

Saturday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Drawing
The human body is an infinite source of inspiration and a subject expressed in innumerable styles and media. In this workshop, we will explore traditional, expressive and experimental approa...

Typography: Introduction

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
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 - Workshop

Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Film & Animation
This class is geared towards both beginners and those with some video production experience. I will go over the fundamentals of how to use video equipment, nonlinear edit software, and discu...

Visualizing Information

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Graphic Design
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: Intermediate

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Digital Media
Design and develop more sophisticated web pages in service of your own needs, with focus on using more advanced HTML, CSS and Javascript to solve complex problems including continued work wi...

Web Design: Introduction

Tuesday, 6:30 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...

Welding Steel Boxes - Workshop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
Learn the basics of welding while designing and building durable steel boxes to protect your valuables, art supplies, and tools. This one-week intensive workshop will explore common methods ...