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Skill Level I: 1-2 years' experience and above

23
Apr
2021

Landscape Photography Fundamentals

April 23, 2021 10:00 am - April 24, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Deb Shannan
$250 (Members); $300 (Non-Members)

Part of our Photography Resident Artist Series, this course focuses on the landscape photographer who has a basic understanding of camera function, composition, and post processing.

02
Jun
2021

Beginning Oils: Still Life with Limited Palette

June 2, 2021 10:00 am - June 4, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Andrew Trosman
$400 (Members); $450 (Non-Members)

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Create paintings using three principles: line, tone and color.  We will begin with a simple still life drawing on canvas followed by demonstrations and discussions of tone (the lights and darks that build depth) and then introduce color.

10
Jun
2021

Intermediate Landscape Photography

June 10, 2021 10:00 am - June 12, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Dylan Lytle
$375 (Members); $425 (Non-Members)

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A 3-day landscape photography course for intermediate-level photographers* including two days in the classroom and one day in the field.

16
Jun
2021

Introduction to Woodturning

June 16, 2021 9:00 am - June 18, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): John Tagliarini
$375 (Members); $425 (Non-Members)

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Turn beautiful and functional items from wood. We will develop the skills necessary to turn beads, coves, and straight cuts.

23
Jun
2021

The Keys to Better Painting

June 23, 2021 10:00 am - June 25, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Armand Cabrera
$425 (Members); $475 (Non-Members)

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This workshop will focus on key solutions to issues many artists struggle with, mixing clean color, seeing light and dark values correctly, and designing interesting compositions.

07
Jul
2021

Low Light and Night Sky Photography

July 7, 2021 - July 9, 2021
Instructor(s): Ben Bookout
$375 (Members); $425 (Non-Members)

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This course will be a study in image making in low light. This condition may be indoors, at dusk and dawn and at night. We will concentrate on with some ambient light and conditions with very little light.

13
Jul
2021

Painting Smarter, Not Harder

July 13, 2021 9:00 am - July 16, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Bill Davidson
$650 (Members); $700 (Non-Members)

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In this workshop, we will explore techniques to paint smarter (not harder), to see better, and to eliminate confusing mental thoughts that might hamper your creative process.

21
Jul
2021

Ease & Flow: Create Inspired & Free Paintings

July 21, 2021 9:00 am - July 23, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Nancy Franke
$600 (Members); $650 (Non-Members)

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This three-day workshop will help you transform your art in a more modern and expressive way!

27
Jul
2021

Abstraction in Acrylics & Gouache

July 27, 2021 9:00 am - July 30, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Larry Moore
$650 (Members); $700 (Non-Members)

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In this 4 day class we will cover the fundamentals of abstract art. It’s not specifically a non-objective (pure abstract) class, you get to decide the level of abstraction you wish to explore. It is more a learn-how-to-think kind of a class where you will receive a process that you can do on your own at home.

30
Jul
2021

Playing with the Figurative

July 30, 2021 10:00 am - August 1, 2021 5:00 am
Instructor(s): Nancy Kubale
$400 (Members); $450 (Non-Members)

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This workshop will cover hand-building exercises that promote creativity with and through the figure.

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