Registration for these classes is now CLOSED.
We hope to resume these classes in September, please check back August 1st

SPRING 2020  Classes for Adults
(scroll down for drop ins)

Calendar at a Glance

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Art 1:1 

10:30am – 12:30pm
7 Wednesdays: 5/6 – 6/17
Cost: $195 (7 weeks)

This is an opportunity for guidance and feedback in drawing, watercolor, acrylic painting, and mixed media. Sara will take a maximum of 6 artists from beginning to intermediate levels and help you to create a personal goal based on interest and ability. This is a great way to get started with your “I’ve always wanted to….” art goals. 

Portrait Drawing

7 Wednesdays: 5/6-6/17
9:00 – 10:30 AM
Cost:
$195 (10% member discount available)

The goal of this class is garner a better understanding of the proportions of the human face and create a believable and convincing likeness of the subject. Each week the teacher will lead a guided drawing, using reference photos, in a step by step process to draw a face, or facial features, and then through graphite, charcoal and pastel add shading and/or color.

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Art Play for Adults

7 Wednesdays: 5/6-6/17
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Cost: $225 (10% member discount available)

No time during a busy week to be creative? Then save this time for an artistic shake up. Join us for a series of focused art exercises in various media and discussions with peers to help you cultivate your artistic passion. This course will explore your current studio practices and try to develop a deeper understanding of how you can grow as an artist.

Drawing for Adults

7 Fridays: 5/8-6/19 
10:00 – 11:30 AM 
Cost:
$200 (10% member discount available)

Drawing is a means of visual representation; this class emphasizes drawing fundamentals such as proportion, composition, and layout. Subject matters will vary for each project. Students will learn to demonstrate skills in various methods. They will learn to arrange their own objects to create a successful composition, create highlights and shadows to enhance mood, tell a story through object choice arrangement, color, lighting, and mark-making. By the end of the session, students will begin to develop their own sense of style.

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Watercolor

3 Saturdays, 2/29- 3/14
9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Cost: $120 (10% member discount available)

Learn all about the possibilities of watercolor painting, including color, shape, composition, and transparency. The class is designed to develop self-confidence and creativity in the medium. Each class starts with a demo and an introduction to the aims of the class. It ends with a positive discussion between students, a general review of the work achieved, and wishes for the next class. Move beyond the fundamentals through observation and experimentation!

Figure Drawing Night

Sunday 5/10
2-5:00 PM 
Cost:
$15/$10 for members

This is the first of what we hope will be monthly live model figure drawing sessions. Please bring your own supplies and setup. This is not a class; no instruction will be provided. 

Limited to 12 participants

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Improv for Adults 

4 Tuesdays: 5/5-5/26
6:30-9:00 PM
Cost: 
$135 (member discount available)

Whether you’re new to improv or looking for a refresher, this class will be an introduction to the concepts, games, and the fundamentals of crafting a great scene. Throughout the multi-week class, participants will expand upon basic building blocks, and develop confidence and creativity!

Drop In for Adults

Creative Art Drop In

Every First Tuesday
Time: 7:00-9:00 pm
members: $5 if you bring supplies, $10 if you use ours
nonmembers:
$15/$20 with supplies

Make time for you! Get away from a screen for a night and get your hands busy with something creative. Either bring a project you are working on at home, or let Chiara get you set up with some user friendly supplies and basic instructions. Meet other creatives and spend some time with good people doing creative things.  Ages 16+ are welcome. 

SUSPENDED until further notice