December Classes

Make art this December! These classes meet 2-3 times and are a great way to try a class before registering for the Winter Session. You can also check out workshops for more short term art opportunities.

 

CHILDREN'S CLASSES

 

CREATION STATION | Ages 3-4

Thursdays (3 wks), Nov 30-Dec 14

12:30-2:00pm | Teacher: Julianne Martin

Class Fee: $100 | REGISTER

 

The classroom is transformed into an experimental space for creating. Each week, stations are set up for students to play with a variety of materials. Stations have both 2D and 3D materials, including paper, playdough, paint, fabric and more! Caretakers must stay for the duration of the class.

 

 

ADVENTURES IN CLAY | Ages 5-7

Fridays (3 wks), Dec 1-Dec 15

3:30-5:30pm | Teacher: Meagan Hepp

Class Fee: $90, Materials: $10 | REGISTER

 

This class explores the tactile world of ceramics. From cups and bowls to boxes and animal sculptures, children explore handbuilding techniques, decorating and more.

 

 

CHARACTERS AND COMICS | Ages 8-12

Fridays (3 wks), Dec 1-Dec 15

3:30-5:30pm | Teacher: Nicole Gsell

Class Fee: $90, Materials: $15 | REGISTER

 

This class will focus on character development and storytelling. Over the session, we will experiment with different illustration techniques and design a cast of characters. Through drawing and writing exercises, we will develop our characters' personalities, backstories and create the world they live in.

 

JEWELRY AND METALS | Ages 12-17

Fridays (2 wks), Dec 1-Dec 15 (No class 12/8)

3:30-5:30pm | Teacher: Ashley Vick

Class Fee: $65, Materials: $10 | REGISTER

 

Students gain hands on knowledge of jewelry making and metalsmithing techniques including soldering, piercing, etching and embellishing in copper, nickel and brass. No class 12/8.

 

 

ADULT CLASSES

 

POTTERY AND WHEELTHROWING | Adults

Mondays (3 wks), Nov 27-Dec 11

6:00-9:00pm | Teacher: Meagan Hepp

Class Fee: $115, Materials: $20 | REGISTER

 

Tuesdays (3 wks), Nov 28-Dec 12

9:00am-12:00pm | Teacher: Moon Decker

Class Fee: $115, Materials: $20 | REGISTER

 

Focus on learning wheelthrowing and handbuilding fundamentals in this three-week mini-course. The instructor will provide you with step by step instructions and demonstrations to help you make unique clay objects. Demonstrations include cups, vases, plates, lids, throwing off the hump and more. All levels will learn about decorating techniques. Additional clay is available for purchse ($20/bag).

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING | Adults

Tuesdays (3 wks), Nov 28-Dec 12

6:00-9:00pm | Teacher: Jessica Beck

Class Fee: $115, Materials: $10 | REGISTER

 

Have you always watned to learn how to draw, or just want to brush on your skills? In this three-week introduction to drawing class, students are introduced to shading, crosshatching and perspective. Lessons include line drawing, skething and gesture. Enjoy the basics of drawing in a relaxed and informal environment!

 

 

JEWELRY AND METALS | Adults

Fridays (2 wks), Dec 1-Dec 15 (No class 12/8)

10:00am-1:00pm | Teacher: Ashley Vick

Class Fee: $85, Materials: $10 | REGISTER

 

Make beautiful jewelry with instruction from a working artist. They will guide you to shape, polish, solder, pierce, etch and embellish jewelry in copper and brass. Hollow forms, stone settings, stone inlay, repousse and reticulation will also be introduced. No class 12/8.