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Creative Monotype
Creative Monotype
May 31
Jun 7, 14, 21, 12 | 10:00 AM-2:00 AM

Sessions: 6
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 314
May 31
Jun 7, 14, 21, 12 | 10:00 AM-2:00 AM
Wednesday
6
$ 320
$ 288
$ 30

Instructor: Rickie Wolfe

Create rich and intriguing surfaces using monotype, collograph, shellac and pronto plates. Using stencils, elements from nature, and drawings, you will create unique layered prints. These techniques may be used individually or combined. Emphasis will be on learning the print techniques for the beginner and experimentation, composition and exploring conceptual ideas for the more advanced printmaker. Student Fridays available. Prerequisite: None Studio Fee $20  No Class 6/28

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288
Supply Fee: $ 30

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Beginning and Intermediate Collage
Beginning and Intermediate Collage
Jun 1, 8, 15, 22, 13 | 10:00 AM-2:00 AM
Sessions: 6
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 315
Jun 1, 8, 15, 22, 13 | 10:00 AM-2:00 AM
Thursday
6
$ 320
$ 288
$ 25

Instructor: Rickie Wolfe

Use paper, cloth, found materials, and other unique elements to make a series of simple collages. Learn image transferring techniques and how to integrate these images into your collages. These collages will serve as a foundation for experiments using paint, stencils, crayons, nails, stitching by hand and/or sewing machine and other objects using alternate means of connections to add dimension. Prerequisite: None Supply Fee $25  No class 6/29  

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288
Supply Fee: $ 25

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Workshop: Pattern and Repitition
Workshop: Pattern and Repitition
Jun 3, 4 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sessions: 2
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 329
Jun 3, 4 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat, Sun
2
$ 213
$ 208
$ 20

Instructor: Larry Calkins

In this class we will push ideas of pattern and repeating forms. This way of making images has been utilized from ancient times and from every culture. It has been used in textiles to sculptures to cave paintings. Examples include paisley from India, dots from Australia, sacred geometry from the Middle East, folk arts from Africa to name a few. We will employ a variety of methods and materials including encaustic wax, stamping, tracing and stenciling, and work on multiple surfaces including paper, cloth and wood. Come with no expectations and play! Supply fee $20 Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 213
Members: $ 208
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Beginning and Intermediate Figure Drawing
Beginning and Intermediate Figure Drawing
Jun 5, 12, 19, 26 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sessions: 4
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 337
Jun 5, 12, 19, 26 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Monday
4
$ 213
$ 208
$ 15

Instructor: Jeanne Marie Ferraro

Working from a live model is a great way to hone your drawing skills and learn to translate what you see into a drawing. This fun and challenging class demystifies the drawing process by applying techniques also presented in drawing fundamentals classes such as line, form, value, and scale utilizing the figure. Develop a more confident connection between what you see and what you render. Prerequisite: None Model fee $15.00

Non-Member: $ 213
Members: $ 208
Supply Fee: $ 15

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Mixed Media: Collograph
Mixed Media: Collograph
Jun 6, 13, 20, 27 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sessions: 4
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 110
Jun 6, 13, 20, 27 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Tuesday
4
$ 213
$ 192
$ 20

Instructor: Romson Regarde Bustillo

Explore a range of collograph techniques. Learn how to create textured plates using collage surfaces and aluminum foil. Discover the possibilities of combining paper lithography, monotype wiping, and stenciling to create richly layered pieces using an etching press. Students are encouraged to bring imagery to incorporate into their work including past work, photos, and found images. Prerequisite: None Students Fridays available. Supply fee $20

Non-Member: $ 213
Members: $ 192
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Intermediate Drawing
Intermediate Drawing
Jun 7, 14, 21, 28
Jul 5, 12 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 6
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 115
Jun 7, 14, 21, 28
Jul 5, 12 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Wednesday
6
$ 320
$ 288
$ 20

Instructor: Sofya Belinskaya

This class expands on foundational drawing principles and builds techniques to create life-like drawings. Students work from the still life, long-pose figure sessions, and self-portraiture  with the option to move into independent drawing projects from photography. Working in charcoal and graphite, this course challenges students to utilize value, line, mark making and composition, while considering their own stylistic preferences. Students will look at traditional and contemporary artists. Prerequisite: Beginning Drawing Model fee $20

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Book Arts Projects: Text and Form
Book Arts Projects: Text and Form
Jun 8, 15, 22, 29
Jul 6, 13 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 6
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Dates & Times
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Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 398
Jun 8, 15, 22, 29
Jul 6, 13 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Thursday
6
$ 385
$ 350
$ 25

Instructor: Jessica Hoffman

This 6-week class is an exploration into the incorporation of text in artist?s books. Through various book structures, writing prompts, and low-tech printing techniques, you will come away with one-of-a-kind zines, chapbooks, and experimental structures. We will also discuss editioning books and tips for maintaining a daily writing practice, as well as give individualized guidance on concept development. This class is team taught by conceptual book artist Jessica Hoffman and writer and conceptual artist Satpreet Kahlon. Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 385
Members: $ 350
Supply Fee: $ 25

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Beginning and Intermediate Screenprinting
Beginning and Intermediate Screenprinting
Jun 11, 18, 25
Jul 2 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 4
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Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 334
Jun 11, 18, 25
Jul 2 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sunday
4
$ 213
$ 208
$ 20

Instructor: Kerstin Graudins

Discover the exciting possibilities of screenprinting! In this class you will gain an understanding of the equipment, tools, and the history of screenprinting. Experiment with photographic, reductive, and drawing processes while learning how to use and register multiple colors. The class combines instructor demonstrations with time for individual projects. Water-based inks will be used. Student Fridays available. Prerequisite: None Supply Fee: $20

Non-Member: $ 213
Members: $ 208
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Workshop: Layered Narrative
Workshop: Layered Narrative
Jun 17 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sessions: 1
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 415
Jun 17 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday
1
$ 110
$ 100
$ 20

Instructor: Daniel Minter

Layered Narrative is a relief printmaking workshop that teaches the basics of conceptualizing, drawing, carving, and printing narrative images. Some drawing experience would be helpful but is not necessary for this workshop. You should be comfortable using sharp cutting tools oil based printing inks. We will work with the words to a song by Nina Simone (Feeling Good) to layer our interpretation of that narrative with our own life or situational narrative. The imagery can be direct or very abstract and emotional. Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 110
Members: $ 100
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Beginning Drawing
Beginning Drawing
Jun 19-Aug 7 | 6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Sessions: 8
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 325
Jun 19-Aug 7 | 6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Mon
8
$ 320
$ 288
$ 0

Instructor: Jeanne Marie Ferraro

Drawing is the foundation of the visual arts and anyone can learn to draw. These classes take a contemporary and individualized approach to the basics of drawing and offer 'out-of-the-box' approaches to tackle basic drawing issues. Learn to render realistically using line and contour, shape and form, light and shadow, space and depth, proportion and perspective. Get acquainted with a range of drawing materials to translate perceptions onto paper and learn the principles of composition. Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288


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Beginning and Intermediate Etching
Beginning and Intermediate Etching
Jun 14, 21, 28
Jul 5, 12, 19 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 6
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 111
Jun 14, 21, 28
Jul 5, 12, 19 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Wednesday
6
$ 320
$ 288
$ 35

Instructor: Virginia Hungate-Hawk

Learn intaglio etching, a term that means 'to incise'. You will incise metal plates to create line and shade. We will cover line etching, drypoint and aquatint shading using hard and soft ground. Learn how to plan multi-plate printing, layering with color, and developing etching techniques that enable you to make editions (multiples). Individual instructor attention will encourage experimentation and development of your work. Student Fridays available. Experienced Etchers welcome. Prerequisite: None Supply Fee $35

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288
Supply Fee: $ 35

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Beginning Drawing
Beginning Drawing
Jun 23, 30
Jul 7, 14, 21, 28
Aug 4, 11 | 6:30 PM-9:30 PM

Sessions: 8
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 106
Jun 23, 30
Jul 7, 14, 21, 28
Aug 4, 11 | 6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Friday
8
$ 320
$ 288
$ 0

Instructor: Robin Walker

Drawing is the foundation of the visual arts and anyone can learn to draw. These classes take a contemporary and individualized approach to the basics of drawing and offer 'out-of-the-box' approaches to tackle basic drawing issues. Learn to render realistically using line and contour, shape and form, light and shadow, space and depth, proportion and perspective. Get acquainted with a range of drawing materials to translate perceptions onto paper and learn the principles of composition. Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288


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Beginning Letterpress
Beginning Letterpress
Jun 29
Jul 6, 13, 20, 27
Aug 3 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 6
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 326
Jun 29
Jul 6, 13, 20, 27
Aug 3 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Thursday
6
$ 320
$ 288
$ 25

Instructor: Lisa Hasegawa

Learn all the basics of letterpress printing. Through a variety of projects, learn to hand-set metal type, lock up a typeform, ink up, set up, and operate the press. You will be introduced to good design practices and explore printing imagery with letterpress cuts, linoleum cuts, and wire printing. On the last day of class, you will exchange prints and create a portfolio to take home. Prerequisite: None Supply Fee $25

Non-Member: $ 320
Members: $ 288
Supply Fee: $ 25

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Workshop: Beginning Block Print
Workshop: Beginning Block Print
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sessions: 2
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 351
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sat, Sun
2
$ 160
$ 144
$ 20

Instructor: Theresa Neinas

Learn to use linoleum-cutting tools and brayers safely and get the results you want. Get an overview of relief block printing that touches on composition, technique, and individual style as well as the basics of rolling and hand printing. Images are highly adaptable to cross over into other mediums such as collage and encaustic. This workshop will emphasize how to adapt this process to a home environment. Supply fee $20 Prerequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 160
Members: $ 144
Supply Fee: $ 20

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Workshop: Beginning Experimental Painting
Workshop: Beginning Experimental Painting
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sessions: 2
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 399
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat, Sun
2
$ 160
$ 144
$ 40

Instructor: Mark Takamichi Miller

Have you ever wanted to see the range of things you can do with your paints? The possibilities will open you up and get you out of any rut. From learning about traditional oil mediums to thick clear layers of glossy acrylics we will try it all. We pour, brush, scoop, squeegee and soak. Many of the processes are completely unpredictable and surprising. Even if you only plan to paint traditionally this will show you ways to use your materials that you never dreamed of. This workshop is located offsite at Miller School of Art in Georgetown ALL SUPPLIES PROVIDED. Prerequisite: none

Non-Member: $ 160
Members: $ 144
Supply Fee: $ 40

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Workshop: Exploring Watercolor
Workshop: Exploring Watercolor
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sessions: 2
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 112
Jul 8, 9 | 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Sat, Sun
2
$ 185
$ 168
$ 0

Instructor: Yulia Chubotin

Explore watercolor techniques, composition, and color and practice watercolor painting. Prerequisite: some watercolor experience

Non-Member: $ 185
Members: $ 168


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Beginning and Intermediate Figure Drawing
Beginning and Intermediate Figure Drawing
Jul 11, 18, 25
Aug 1 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sessions: 4
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 338
Jul 11, 18, 25
Aug 1 | 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Tuesday
4
$ 213
$ 208
$ 15

Instructor: Jeanne Marie Ferraro

Working from a live model is a great way to hone your drawing skills and learn to translate what you see into a drawing. This fun and challenging class demystifies the drawing process by applying techniques also presented in drawing fundamentals classes such as line, form, value, and scale utilizing the figure. Develop a more confident connection between what you see and what you render. Prerequisite: None Model fee $15.00

Non-Member: $ 213
Members: $ 208
Supply Fee: $ 15

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Workshop: Organic Abstraction
Workshop: Organic Abstraction
Jul 15, 16 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sessions: 2
Class #
Dates & Times
Days
Sessions
Tuition
Master Member Tuition
Supply Fee
Code 327
Jul 15, 16 | 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat, Sun
2
$ 208
$ 188
$ 0

Instructor: Kiki MacInnis

In this 2 day ink drawing workshop students will spend the first day closely examining and drawing plant matter such as seaweed, tree roots, seed pods. The second day students will extract biomorphic shapes from the first day's drawings--cutting drawings apart, tracing fragments, exaggerating and distorting elements. Final projects will be composed from pieces and parts of the first day's drawings that have been altered, revised and abstracted into large black and white compositions. Students will look at projections of work of artists such as mid 20th century organic abstractionists Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and Jean Arp. Contemporary 21st century artists whose work references nature in other ways include Ellen Gallagher, Julie Mehretu, Lee Bonticou and Brice Marden. Prequisite: None

Non-Member: $ 208
Members: $ 188


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