18q2 Art and Craft Classes

Below is a listing of the Art and Craft Classes that are being given in the 2nd quarter 2018 (April to June).

Abstraction: Drawing, Painting and 3D
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 05/01/18

This 5 week class will explore the process of Abstracting a live subject in a variety of media and approaches.
We will also learn the historical context and how the idea of abstraction took hold of the art world during the 20th.
Students will need a sketchbook, pen and cell phone with a camera for this class.
There will be a $25 model fee for this class.
Class size 20.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Blank
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 05/02/18

Session 1 of Acrylic and Mixed Media, 5 weeks. 
We will explore a variety of approaches to creating two dimensional art with acrylics as well as combining it with other media to create both representational as well as non representational images. We will also work with a model so students can experience working from life and not just paint from photo reference.
Students will need a sketch book, pen and cell phone orcamera for this class.
There will be a $25 model fee for this class.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Blank
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 05/16/18 to 06/13/18

Session 2 of Acrylic and Mixed Media, 5 weeks. 
We will explore a variety of approaches to creating two dimensional art with acrylics as well as combining it with other media to create both representational as well as non representational images. We will also work with a model so students can experience working from life and not just paint from photo reference.
Students will need a sketch book, pen and cell phone orcamera for this class.
There will be a $25 model fee for this class.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Sample Photo
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 05/29/18

This course teaches the student how to take better digital pictures, focusing on composition, form and color.
No class on May 22.
Class size 10.

Instructor(s): Tom Hughes
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Conference Room B
Basic Hand Building in Clay
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

A basic hand building in clay class where beginners to advanced students are welcome.
Focus will be on form and function, with projects given.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Ceramics Room
Drawing
Day(s): Friday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/06/18 to 06/15/18

We will focus on the fundamentals of drawing in a variety of media.
We will explore line and tone as well as experiment with different approaches to drawing people, places and things.
Students will need a sketch book, pen and cell phone or camera for this class.
There is a $25 model fee for this class.
Class size 15.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Beginning Wheel Throwing
Day(s): Thursday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/05/18 to 06/14/18

Beginner students only.
105G white clay can be purchased if needed from the Administrative office for $10 per 25 lb. bag.
Class size 7.

Instructor(s): Bea Feiman and Gayle Land
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Heavy Art Room
Block Printing
Day(s): Thursday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/05/18 to 05/03/18

5 week class.
Using soft rubber blocks, we will design and carve to print images for cards and framed prints, including small stamps that can be printed on fabric.
Supply list will be provided.
Class size 12

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Ceramics Room
Card Making for Beginners
Day(s): Thursday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Class schedule, dates: 04/05/18 to 05/10/18

Learn techniques to create your own unique greeting cards using rubber stamps, stencils.
Supplies list will be provided.
Class size 8.
No class on ??

Instructor(s): Judy Schneible
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Craft Room
Card Making Advanced
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 05/09/18

5 weeks
Learn techniques to create your own unique greeting cards using rubber stamps, stencils.
Supplies list will be provided.
Class size 8.
No class on April 11.

Instructor(s): Judy Schneible
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Heavy Art Room
Coloring and Conversation
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 1:15pm to 2:15pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/06/18

Everyone is welcome to join the fun of adult coloring. Bring your own supplies.
Class size 15.

Instructor(s): Judy Schneible and Linda Korngold
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Multi Purpose Dining Hall
Creative Writing - Workshop
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 9:45am to 12:15pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

Coaching on your own projects. Read and discuss your stories.
Class size 16.

Instructor(s): Alice Godbold
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Craft Room
Drawing
Day(s): Friday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/06/18 to 06/15/18

We will review the fundamentals of drawing in a variety of media, exploring line, tone and texture as well as experiment with different advanced approaches to drawing people, places and things.
Students will need a sketch book, pen and cell phone or camera for this class.
There is a $25 model fee for this class.
Class size 15.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Fiber Arts Studio
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 06/12/18

Working with various fibers and techniques, we will explore and create collage “paintings.”
Relief sculptures using paper and glue will also be included.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Craft Room
Genealogy
Day(s): Friday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/06/18 to 06/15/18

Providing a free computer program and instruction to access records that will put you onto a road of discovery as to who you really are.
This class will help you to organize family records and pictures.
Discover and document your family history and leave a record for your children.
Recording can also be done by hand rather than computer.
Class size 15.

Instructor(s): Dee Notaro
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Conference Room A and B
Hand Building Clay:
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

For all levels.
We will hand build clay masks inspired by other cultures such as the masks of Africa and Bali.
Basic skills using clay will be covered along with mixed media approaches with the masks.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Ceramics Room
Jewelry Making “Beading”
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

Learn to make beautiful jewelry using beads.
All levels are welcome.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Joan Lee
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Conference Room B
Knitting
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 06/12/18

Learn to knit or join this fun group to knit for charity.
ll levels are welcome.
Class size 11.

Instructor(s): Joan Lee
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Conference Room B
Knitting
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 06/12/18

Learn to knit or join this fun group to knit for charity.
Meta will instruct beginners.
All levels are welcome.
Class size 10.

Instructor(s): Meta Haupert
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Conference Room A
Oil Painting
Day(s): Thursday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/05/18 to 06/14/18

Session 1: April 5 to May 3
We will focus this class on painting Plein Air, a landscape with a model. We will meet on location each week and you will be provided a paint box with oil paint and brushes. If you wish to work in a different media, please feel free to work with your own materials. We will review all the fundamentals of composition, controlling color to create the illusion of depth, weight and form.
Students will need to have a sketch book, pen, phone or camera to take photos for reference. It is also recommended that you bring a hat, sunglasses, water and your lunch.
Various locations, first class will meet in the Painting and Drawing Studio at 10am, don’t be late!
There is a $25.00 model fee for this class.
Class size 12.   
 
Session 2: May 17 to June 14
We will focus this class on painting Plein Air or on location. We will meet on location each week and you will be provided a paint box with oil paint and brushes. If you wish to work in a different media, please feel free to work with your own materials. We will review all the fundamentals of composition, controlling color to create the illusion of depth, weight and form.
Students will need to have a sketch book, pen, phone or camera to take photos for reference.  It is also recommended that you bring a hat, sunglasses, water and your lunch.
Classes will be held in various locations,  your “first” class will meet in the Painting and Drawing Studio at 10 a.m., don’t be late!
Class size 12. 

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Drawing and Painting Studio
Mosaics
Class: 18q2 Mosaics
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

Make an art piece from broken bits of ceramic or glass.
We will work on cutting techniques and use of various materials, as well as, discussions on such topics as adhesives, substrates, tools, framing and hanging, etc.
We will all learn from others in the group.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Marilyn Porter
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Heavy Art Room
Needlepoint
Day(s): Wednesday
Class schedule, time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/04/18 to 06/13/18

Beginners are welcome.
Learn new needlepoint stitches in a fun setting.
Class size 10.

Instructor(s): Carolyn Stovall
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Craft Room
Polymer Clay
Day(s): Thursday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 05/17/18 to 06/14/18

5 weeks
The new polymer clays come in various colors and textures, mimicking stone and metals.
This class will have participants making fun jewelry and figurines using this medium.
Instructions will be given on baking these in your home oven.
A supply list will be provided.
Class size 12.

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Ceramics Room
Sculpture
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 05/15/18 to 06/12/18

This 6 week class is for those participants who have very little to no experience in working with clay.
We will explore a variety of techniques to create and finish your art piece.
Bring a sketchbook, and pen to each class.
There is a $25 Model Fee for this class.
Class size 10.

Instructor(s): Charles Scogins
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Ceramics Room
Silk Dye Painting
Day(s): Tuesday
Class schedule, time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/03/18 to 06/12/18

Using acid dyes to achieve the most brilliant colors on silk, we will practice several techniques using dyes and resists on silk fabric.
These will then be steam set for permanency, and used to create fiber art either by collaging or embellishing.
There will be a supply fee of $40.
Class size 8.

Instructor(s): Hellenne Vermillion
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Craft Room
Wheel Throwing Studio
Day(s): Friday
Class schedule, time: 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Class schedule, dates: 04/06/18 to 06/15/18

This class is for intermediate and advanced students only.
105G white clay can be purchased if needed from the Administrative Office at $10 per 25 lb. bag.
Class size 7.

Instructor(s):
Program: Art and Craft
Location: Heavy Art Room

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