WINTER 2020    Ages 12-17 

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Advanced Creative Arts

Ages 12+ 
5 Mondays: 1/6 -2/10, excluding 1/20
4:45-5:45 PM
Cost: $140 (10% member discount available)

Discover your own artistic voice by developing a body of work that explores your personal interests and experiences. Learn to express yourself through various media including drawing, painting, collage, printmaking and mixed media. Artists explore the idea of working from observation or with printed references from a subject matter of their choosing which may be from the physical or imaginary world. 

Intermediate Digital Photography

Ages 13+ 
Dennis Geller 
5 Tuesdays: 1/21-2/25 skip 2/18 
4:45-5:45 PM 
Cost: $140 (10% member discount available)

This class is geared towards students who demonstrate a strong foundation in photography either through previous class experience, or demonstrated in samples. This class will build on their foundations with deeper photographic practice and additional study of composition and camera controls. Students will learn about and practice different genres of photography, and will complete the class with a photographic project of their own choosing. 

Caricatures: Famous Faces with Matt Bernson

Age: 11-17
 4 Mondays: 2/3-3/2 skips 2/17
6:00-7:00 PM
Cost: $110 (10% member discount available)

Resident artist Matt Berson illustrates how to exaggerate, minimize and accentuate features to create caricatures using famous, recognizable faces. Students will work from a different face each week, and develop techniques and strategies they can use to create caricatures on their own!

Drawing Club

Ages 11+ 
6 Wednesdays: 1/8 – 2/12
5:45-7:00 PM 
Cost: $175 (10% member discount available)

This is a great opportunity for artists with a passion for drawing to get together, learn from each other, and gain valuable skills with Chiara as their guide. The group will meet weekly; artists can work independent study style on drawings from manga, cartoon character development to classical rendering and composition building.


Teen Open Studio

Ages 13-18
6 Thursdays 1/9-2/13
7:00-8:30 pm
 $185 (10% member discount available) 

A small, independent group for self-directed artists wanting to improve drawing, painting, sculpture or design skills. Each artist’s interests and abilities are assessed, and personal instruction in specific media is offered. We work one to one with artists to help them develop a personal style, challenge creative skills, take risks and try new materials. Acceptance, encouragement and constructive collaboration is encouraged among artists.