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Adult Classes – Fall 2009

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Jump down to:  Filmmakers at the Center   |   2D: Drawing   |   2D: Painting

Jump down to:  2D: Printmaking   |   2D: Collage & Assemblage   |   2D: Calligraphic Arts

Jump down to:  3D: Ceramics and Sculpture   |   3D: Jewelry, Metals and Glass   |   3D: Book Arts

Jump down to:  3D: Fiber Arts   |   Creative Writing
 


Filmmakers at the Center
Intro to Digital SLR Photography
EMA 202 ... 6:00–9:00pm
8 Mondays, Sep.14 – Nov.9, no class 9/28
Teaching artist: Sally Bozzuto
$280 members, $305 non-members
Intro to Digital Photo
EMA 102 ... 1:00–4:00pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.15 – Nov.3
Teaching artist: Sally Bozzuto
$280 members, $305 non-members
Experimental Video
EMA 105 ... 6:00–8:00pm
5 Tuesdays, Sep.15 – Oct.13
Teaching artist: Michael Johnsen
$135 members, $150 non-members
Introduction to Photography
PHO 101 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.15 – Nov.3
Teaching artist: Richard Hurst
$185 members, $210 non-members
Circuit Building 1
EMA 116 ... 6:00–9:00pm
4 Tuesdays, Oct.20 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Michael Johnsen
$180 members, $205 non-members
Photoshop
EMA 215A ... 6:00–9:00pm
4 Wednesdays, Sep.16 – Oct.7
Teaching artist: TBA
$160 members, $185 non-members
Darkroom Photography
PHO 110 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Wednesdays, Sep.16 – Nov.4
Teaching artist: Richard Hurst
$215 members, $240 non-members
Intro to Web Design (Weds)
EMA 110A ... 6:00–8:00pm
6 Wednesdays, Oct.14 – Nov.18
Teaching artist: TBA
$165 members, $190 non-members
Photoshop
EMA 215B ... 10:00am–1:00pm
4 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Oct.17
Teaching artist: TBA
$160 members, $185 non-members
Intro to Web Design (Sat)
EMA 110B ... 1:00–4:00pm
4 Saturdays, Oct.24 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: TBA
$165 members, $190 non-members

2D: Drawing
Drawing I (Tuesdays)
DPA 100 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Robert Huckestein
$200 members, $225 non-members
Drawing II
DPA 300 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Sharon Wilson-Wilcox
$185 members, $210 non-members
Cartooning
DPA 202 ... 1:00–4:00pm
6 Tuesdays, Oct.6 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Brandon Jennings
$145 members, $170 non-members
Sacred Geometry
DPA 118 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Thursdays, Sep.24 – Nov.12
Teaching artist: Alberto Almarza
$185 members, $210 non-members
Making Your Mark (with Pens)
DPA 180 ... 2:00–5:00pm
8 Thursdays, Oct.1 – Nov.19
Teaching artist: Sandra Ward
$185 members, $210 non-members
Drawing I (Saturdays)
DPA 200 ... 1:00–4:00pm
8 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Jennie Kay Snyder
$200 members, $225 non-members
Mat-Cutting and Framing Workshop
DPA 221 ... 10:00am–4:00pm
1 Saturday, 1 Sunday, Sep.12-13
Teaching artists: Eileen and Ron Yeager
$140 members, $165 non-members
Open Life Studio – Drop-in Sessions
9:30am–12:30pm
Saturday (click show/hide button for dates)
Teaching artists: monitor
$15
Four Approaches to Figure Drawing
DPA 317 ... 2:00–5:00pm
8 Sundays, Oct.4 – Nov.22
Teaching artists: Pat Barefoot, Paula Garrick Klein, Kirby Krieger, and Susan Powers
$255 members, $280 non-members

2D: Painting
Experimental Painting Techniques
DPA 145 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Mondays, Oct.5 – Nov.23
Teaching artist: Mary Collins
$195 members, $220 non-members
Watercolor Explorations
DPA 114 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Mondays, Sep.21 – Nov.16, except 9/28
Teaching artist: Mary Collins
$185 members, $210 non-members
Watercolor Mornings
DPA 115 ... 9:30am–12:30pm
9 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.17
Teaching artist: Donna Haas
$210 members, $235 non-members
Chinese Brush Painting
DPA 107 ... 1:00–4:00pm
9 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.17
Teaching artist: Donna Haas
$210 members, $235 non-members
Painting with Patrick
DPA 117 ... 10:30–3:00pm
10 Wednesdays, Sep.16 – Nov.18
Teaching artist: Patrick Daugherty
$310 members, $335 non-members
Oil and Acrylic Painting
DPA 116 ... 6:30–9:30pm
10 Wednesdays, Sep.16 – Nov.18
Teaching artist: Patrick Daugherty
$235 members, $260 non-members
Creative Watercolor
DPA 119 ... 9:00am–12:00pm
8 Thursdays, Oct.1 – Nov.19
Teaching artist: Teri Geever
$185 members, $210 non-members
Beginning Painting (Thursdays)
DPA 111 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Thursdays, Sep.24 – Nov.12
Teaching artist: Morton Brown
$190 members, $215 non-members
Beginning Painting (Saturdays)
DPA 211 ... 9:30am–12:30pm
8 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Jennie Kay Snyder
$190 members, $215 non-members
Painting from Life
DPA 112 ... 1:00–4:00pm
8 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Paula Garrick Klein
$225 members, $250 non-members

2D: Printmaking
Printmaking and Etching Techniques
PBA 100 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Mondays, Sep.21 – Nov.16, except 9/28
Teaching artist: Thomas Norulak
$205 members, $230 non-members
Digital Interventions in Printmaking (new!)
PBA 200 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Jessica Fenlon
$205 members, $230 non-members
Silk Screening Made Simple
PBA 106 ... 9:30am–12:30pm
5 Saturdays, Oct.17 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Jennifer Bechak
$190 members, $215 non-members

2D: Collage and Assemblage
Collage and Assemblage
DPA 108 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Thursdays, Sep.24 – Nov.12
Teaching artists: Sharon Wilson-Wilcox and Dafna Rehavia Hanauer
$205 members, $230 non-members
Assemblage Workshop for Junk Collectors (new!)
DPA 128 (Oct) ... 1:00–4:00pm
DPA 228 (Nov) ... 1:00–4:00pm
1 Saturday, Oct.3 or Nov.7
Teaching artist: Dafna Rehavia Hanauer
$50 members, $75 non-members (each session)

2D: Calligraphic Arts
Calligraphy
PBA 103 ... 9:30am–12:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Myrna Rosen
$185 members, $210 non-members

3D: Ceramics and Sculpture
Beginning Wheelthrowing (Mondays)
CES 102 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Mondays, Sep.14 – Nov.9, except 9/28
Teaching artist: Layne Wyse
$235 members, $260 non-members
Raku Ceramics
CES 107 ... 6:00–9:00pm
4 Mondays, Nov.16 – Dec.7
Teaching artist: Joe Sendek
$150 members, $175 non-members
The Body Human: The Figure
CES 108 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Mondays, Oct.5 – Nov.23
Teaching artist: Matt Marino
$275 members, $300 non-members
Wood Fired Ceramics (w Union Project)
CES 600 ... 1:00–4:00pm
4 Mondays, Nov.16 – Dec.7
Teaching artists: Joseph Sendek and Layne Wyse
$225 members, $250 non-members
Mosaics and Creative Tilemaking
CES 106 ... 10:00am–1:00pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Cynthia Young
$205 members, $230 non-members
Wall Mosaics (a PCA installation)
CES 406 ... 2:00–5:00pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Cynthia Young
$140 members, $165 non-members
From Mud to Music
CES 113 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.29 – Nov.17
Teaching artist: Alberto Almarza
$200 members, $225 non-members
Beginning Wheelthrowing (Wednesdays)
CES 202 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Wednesdays, Sep.23 – Nov.11
Teaching artist: Cynthia Young
$235 members, $260 non-members
2-D Tile Design with Low Fire Glazes
CES 114 ... 6:00–9:00pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.23 – Nov.11
Teaching artist: Tom Ladousa
$235 members, $260 non-members
Advanced Wheelthrowing
CES 502 ... 1:00 – 4:00pm
10 Wednesdays, Sep.23 – Dec.2, except 11/25
Teaching artist: Valda Cox
$275 members, $300 non-members
The Potter's Wheel (Thursdays)
CES 200 ... 6:30–9:30pm
8 Thursdays, Sep.24 – Nov.12
Teaching artist: Valda Cox
$235 members, $260 non-members
Terra Cotta Garden Sculptures
CES 306 ... 2:00–5:00pm
8 Thursdays, Oct.1 – Nov.19
Teaching artist: Cynthia Young
$235 members, $260 non-members
Ceramics Boot Camp
CES 100 ... 1:00–4:00pm
4 Fridays, Oct.16 – Nov.6
Teaching artist: Layne Wyse
$120 members, $145 non-members
Raku Party Workshop!
CES 109 ... September 25
CES 209 ... November 13
1 Friday, 6:00–10:00pm
Teaching artist: Layne Wyse
$60 members, $85 non-members
Sculpture Workshop: From Conception to Installation
CES 700 ... 9:30am – 12:30pm
3 Saturdays, Oct.3 – 17
Teaching artist: Tim Kaulen
$85 members, $110 non-members
Sculpture Workshop: Material Manipulation
CES 800 ... 1:00–4:00pm
3 Saturdays, Oct.3 – 17
Teaching artist: Tim Kaulen
$85 members, $110 non-members
Copper Birdbath and Feeders
CES 303 ... 9:00am – 4:30pm (1/2 hour for lunch)
1 Saturday, Sep.12
Teaching artist: Melissa Davenport
$75 members, $100 non-members
Plaster Casting with Tom (new!)
CES 214 ... 10:00am – 3:00pm
1 Saturday, Nov.21
Teaching artist: Tom Ladousa
$50 members, $75 non-members
The Potter's Wheel (Sundays)
CES 300 ... 2:00–5:00pm
8 Sundays, Oct.4 – Nov.22
Teaching artist: Cynthia Young
$235 members, $260 non-members
Foundation Sculpture and 3-D Design
CES 304 ... 1:00–4:00pm
8 Sundays, Oct.4 – Nov.22
Teaching artist: Mark Lysowski
$220 members, $245 non-members

3D: Jewelry, Metals and Glass
Glass Bead Camp
JMG 308 ... 9:30am – 2:30pm
1 Monday, 1 Tuesday, 1 Thursday: Sep.14, 15, 17
Teaching artist: Darlene Durrwachter Rushing
$215 members, $240 non-members
Lost Wax Casting
JMG 102 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
10 Mondays, Sep.21 – Nov.30, except 9/28
Teaching artist: Arlene Crissman
$260 members, $285 non-members
Jewelry Design
JMG 103 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
10 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.24
Teaching artist: James Frape
$230 members, $255 non-members
Beaded Jewelry
JMG 109 ... 1:00 – 4:00pm
6 Tuesdays, Oct.6 – Nov.10
Teaching artist: Adina DeRoy-Stouffer
$140 members, $165 non-members
Intro to PMC Jewelry
JMG 309 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
2 Tuesdays, Sep.15 – 22
Teaching artist: Donna Penoyer
$65 members, $90 non-members
Jewelry Design Master Class
JMG 104 ... 1:00 – 4:00pm
10 Tuesdays, Sep.22 – Nov.24
Teaching artist: James Frape
$230 members, $255 non-members
Forged Silver and Copper Bracelets
JMG 107 ... 6:00 – 9:00pm
6 Wednesdays, Oct.7 – Nov.11
Teaching artist: Chelsea Attwood
$160 members, $185 non-members
Fold Forming and Symmetrical Shapes
JMG 106 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
2 Wednesdays, Sep.23 – 30
Teaching artist: Adina DeRoy-Stouffer
$60 members, $85 non-members
Fused Glass Pendants and Wire Jewelrymaking
JMG 600 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
$200 members or non-members
4 Thursdays, Sep.17 & 24 (at PGC) and Oct.1 & 8 (at PCA)
Teaching artists: Heather Joy Puskarich & Adina DeRoy-Stouffer
Introduction to Wire Jewelry
JMG 108 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
6 Thursdays, Oct.15 – Nov.19
Teaching artist: Adina DeRoy-Stouffer
$150 members, $175 non-members
Jewelrymaking Basics
JMG 105 ... 9:30am – 12:30pm
JMG 205 ... 1:00 – 4:00pm
8 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Pat Falbo
$190 members, $215 non-members

3D: Book Arts
Experimental Bookbinding
PBA 303 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
6 Wednesdays, Sep.23 – Oct.28
Teaching artist: Elliot McNally
$155 members, $180 non-members

3D: Fiber Arts
Batik
FDC 118 ... 6:30 – 9:30pm
6 Tuesdays, Oct.13 – Nov.17
Teaching artist: Saihou Njie
$150 members, $175 non-members
Weaving II
FDC 102 ... 10:00am – 1:00pm
8 Tuesdays, Sep.15 – Nov.3
Teaching artist: Deb Meteney
$190 members, $215 non-members
Knitting 101
FDC 115 ... 6:30 – 9:00pm
6 Thursdays, Oct.15 – Nov.19
Teaching artist: Susan Radford
$145 members, $170 non-members
Weaving
FDC 101 ... 10:00am – 1:00pm
8 Saturdays, Sep.26 – Nov.14
Teaching artist: Nancy Bishop
$190 members, $215 non-members
Surface Design on Fabric – Everything but the Kitchen Sink!
FDC 108 ... 10:00am – 4:00pm (1/2 hour break for lunch)
1 Saturday, Sep.12
Teaching artist: Sandy Kephart
$125 members, $150 non-members
Wet Felting
FDC 200 ... 2:00 – 5:00pm
4 Sundays, Oct.4 – 25
Teaching artist: Elliot McNally
$110 members, $135 non-members

Creative Writing
Building Your Confidence as a Writer
CRW 102 ... 7:00 – 9:00pm
8 Mondays, Oct.5 – Nov.23
Teaching artist: Deesha Philyaw
$125 members, $150 non-members
Flash Fiction: The Art of the Short Short Story
CRW 101 ... 6:00 – 8:00pm
6 Wednesdays, Sep.30 – Nov.4
Teaching artist: Josh Andra
$100 members, $125 non-members
Poetry
CRW 103 ... 7:00 – 9:30pm
8 Thursdays, Sep.24 – Nov.12
Teaching artist: Michael Wurster
$150 members, $175 non-members

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