Classes for Adults in West Chester

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All classes take place at 100 North Bradford Avenue, WC, PA unless stated otherwise.  

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F19-OS Members Life Drawing Open Studio (Monday)
Instructor: Bruce Dayton
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 180.00 - $ 180.00 Members
Monday 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
The dates above reflect the official FALL semester.  This studio time is offered year round every Monday.

Members only.  Course offers an opportunity for members to hone their skills on a challenging subject—the human figure. This is not an instructed class; the monitor schedules the model and keeps track of timed poses. Model fee is included in the tuition.

Drop In Fee $20; discounted rate available with 10 Class Punch card for $180 available in the office.  Call 610-696-5600 or stop by after registering.  Punch Cards do not expire. 

Non-members are welcome to purchase a drop in to get a feel for the open studio.

If you purchase your drop-in online, bring your receipt with you to class for the monitor.  If you plan on paying when you get here, you can only pay with cash or check.

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You can register for individual days in this program. Click here. 


F19-OSwA CCAA's 15th Semi-Annual Life Drawing Marathon (1 session)
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 35.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Monday 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM ( Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 11, 2019 )
Session 1    (10am – 1pm)                                                               
Session 2    (1 – 4pm)
Session 3    (4 – 7pm)

Come join CCAA this Veterans Day and take part in this popular event.  The more early registrations there are, the more models CCAA will be able to provide, so register early.  Bring your own bag lunch/dinner.  Walk-ins welcomed.  Coffee, tea and ice provided.

 

Member/Non-Member pricing:
$20 /$35 for 1 session
$30/$45 2 sessions
$40/$55 for the whole day.


 




F19-OSwB CCAA's 15th Semi-Annual Life Drawing Marathon (2 sessions)
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 45.00 - $ 30.00 Members
Monday 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM ( Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 11, 2019 )
Session 1    (10am – 1pm)                                                               
Session 2    (1 – 4pm)
Session 3    (4 – 7pm)

Come join CCAA this Veterans Day and take part in this popular event.  The more early registrations there are, the more models CCAA will be able to provide, so register early.  Bring your own bag lunch/dinner.  Walk-ins welcomed.  Coffee, tea and ice provided.

 

Member/Non-Member pricing:
$20 /$35 for 1 session
$30/$45 2 sessions
$40/$55 for the whole day.




F19-OSwC CCAA's 15th Semi-Annual Life Drawing Marathon (all 3 sessions)
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 55.00 - $ 40.00 Members
Monday 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM ( Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 11, 2019 )
Session 1    (10am – 1pm)                                                               
Session 2    (1 – 4pm)
Session 3    (4 – 7pm)

Come join CCAA this Veterans Day and take part in this popular event.  The more early registrations there are, the more models CCAA will be able to provide, so register early.  Bring your own bag lunch/dinner.  Walk-ins welcomed.  Coffee, tea and ice provided.


 

Member/Non-Member pricing:
$20 /$35 for 1 session
$30/$45 2 sessions
$40/$55 for the whole day.

Ceramics


F19-COS Ceramic Open Studio - Non-students 10
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 150.00 - $ 100.00 Members
Monday 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20:  Includes 10 guided studio days (up to 30 hours of creating time), use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing. 


F19-COS1 Ceramic Open Studio - Non-students -1 Day Drop-in
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 30.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Monday 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20: Includes 10 open studio days (up to 30 hours of creating time), use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing.







F19-COS2 Ceramic Open Studio -Current CCAA Clay Students-1 day drop in
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 15.00 - $ 10.00 Members
Monday 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20: Includes 5 open studio days, use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing.  

Open studios are available to students with an intermediate working knowledge of clay ages 16 years or older (and approved younger aged students with clay experience).


F19-COS3 Ceramic Open Studio - Non-students 5
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 75.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Monday 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20: Includes 10 open studio days (up to 30 hours of creating time), use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing. 


F19-COS4 Ceramic Open Studio - Non-students - 20
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 270.00 - $ 180.00 Members
Monday 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20: This is for a 20 open studio days (up to 80 hours of creating time) you will have use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing.  






F19-COS5 Ceramic Open Studio - Non-students - 30
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 360.00 - $ 240.00 Members
Monday 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 9, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Studio Hours are:

Monday 10:30AM-3PM

Tuesday 5PM-9PM

Wednesday 10:30AM-3PM

Saturday 9AM-1PM


FALL OPEN STUDIO RUNS: 9/9-12/20, OPEN STUDIO PASS EXPIRES 12/20: Includes 30 open studio days (up to 120 hours of creating time), includes use of studio tools, glazes and electric kiln firings. Bags of clay are $30 for a 25 lb bag of clay.  Please bring your own towel if needed for throwing. 

Open studios are available to students with an intermediate working knowledge of clay ages 16 years or older (and approved younger aged students with clay experience).



F19-Cw1 Intro to Hand building-Part 1: Trays
Instructor: Constance McBride
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 220.00 - $ 200.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 26, 2019 - Oct 24, 2019 )

Artist and educator, Constance McBride will guide students in learning the basics of hand building; creating forms using pinch pot, coil and slab building.  Leave the class with the understanding of the process of turning clay into a functional or sculptural object, with trays as the focus of every lesson.  

 

NO CLASS 10/10


Materials and firing fees are included in the tuition.


NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.




F19-C1 Wheel Throwing All Levels
Instructor: Katie Austin
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 235.00 - $ 215.00 Members
Wednesday 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 2, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019 )
This class offers introduction for beginners and continued instruction for those with experience on the potter's wheel.  One-on-one instruction and demonstrations of cylinders, bowls, vases, plates and mugs with handles will provide the student with definite techniques that allow them to bring their ideas into reality. Instructor will also cover glazing techniques and materials. Teens 15+ welcome.  
Tuition includes materials fee that covers the use of studio tools, glazes, electric kiln firings, and 1st bag of clay.  Add’l clay may be purchased for $30/bag.
This 5 week version offers an introduction for beginners and continued instruction for those with experience on the potter's wheel.  One-on-one instruction and demonstrations will provide the student with definite techniques that allow them to bring their ideas into reality. Instructor will also cover glazing techniques and materials. 
Teens 16+ welcome.  

Tuition includes a materials' fee that covers the use of studio tools, glazes, electric kiln firings, and 1st bag of clay.  Add’l clay may be purchased for $30/bag.

NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.


F19-NOFw8a Family Pottery Wheel Night-"Rent A Wheel"
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM ( Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 )
NEW!! Has your family ever wanted to try their hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but hasn't had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery wheel! 

Pricing includes the "rental" of one pottery wheel intended for 2 members of the family to work together (at most 3 participants per wheel). 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.





F19-NOw8 BYOB Hand Build and Wheel
Instructor: Meghan Bergman
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 18, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019 )
Perfect for Date Night or Girls Night Out! Have you ever wanted to try your hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but haven’t had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery studio! 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.
 
This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.





F19-NOFw2 Family Night Out: Pizza & Glazing Halloween style!
Instructor: Josephine Johnson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019 )
Come in enjoy some pizza and paint some Halloween inspired ceramics.  A great evening to share with your family, and bonus, dinner is included!  Bring inspiration from home or pick something out from the images we have, any design or creative ideas are welcome!  Once your piece is finished, it is safe to use with food.  All pottery is available for pickup one week after workshop date.

Cost includes one ceramic piece, additional items can be purchased for $10.  

Payment is for each individual participant.  If you are looking to register 4 or more participants call CCAA at 610-696-5600 for reduced rate pricing.

NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.


F19-Cw2 Intro to Hand building: Part 2-Mugs
Instructor: Constance McBride
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 220.00 - $ 200.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 31, 2019 - Nov 21, 2019 )

Artist and educator, Constance McBride will guide students in learning the basics of hand building; creating forms using pinch pot, coil and slab building.  Leave the class with the understanding of the process of turning clay into a functional or sculptural object, with the focus being on mugs.   


Materials and firing fees are included in the tuition.


NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.




F19-NOFw3 Family Night Out: Unicorn Ceramics
Instructor: Josephine Johnson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 8, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019 )
NEW!! Come create some unicorn inspired artwork in clay!  Participants can create a hand built work together, or seperately creating an artwork perfect for the most inspired unicorn fan!

Payment is for each individual participant.  If you are looking to register 4 or more participants call CCAA at 610-696-5600 for reduced rate pricing.

NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.


F19-NOFw9 Family Pottery Wheel Night-"Rent A Wheel"
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM ( Nov 8, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019 )
NEW!! Has your family ever wanted to try their hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but hasn't had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery wheel! 

Pricing includes the "rental" of one pottery wheel intended for 2 members of the family to work together (at most 3 participants per wheel). 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.





F19-C2 Wheel Throwing All Levels
Instructor: Katie Austin
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 235.00 - $ 215.00 Members
Wednesday 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 13, 2019 - Dec 11, 2019 )
This class offers introduction for beginners and continued instruction for those with experience on the potter's wheel.  One-on-one instruction and demonstrations of cylinders, bowls, vases, plates and mugs with handles will provide the student with definite techniques that allow them to bring their ideas into reality. Instructor will also cover glazing techniques and materials. Teens 15+ welcome.  
Tuition includes materials fee that covers the use of studio tools, glazes, electric kiln firings, and 1st bag of clay.  Add’l clay may be purchased for $30/bag.
This 5 week version offers an introduction for beginners and continued instruction for those with experience on the potter's wheel.  One-on-one instruction and demonstrations will provide the student with definite techniques that allow them to bring their ideas into reality. Instructor will also cover glazing techniques and materials. 
Teens 16+ welcome.  

NO CLASS NOVEMBER 13

Tuition includes a materials' fee that covers the use of studio tools, glazes, electric kiln firings, and 1st bag of clay.  Add’l clay may be purchased for $30/bag.

NOTE: Ceramics classes are process-based.  This means that sometimes clay pieces are damaged as they are being completed.  If that does happen, refunds are not given, however a $10 credit can be applied towards a future ceramics class.


F19-NOw7 BYOB Wheel Throwing
Instructor: Samantha Diamond
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 )
Perfect for Date Night or Girls Night Out! Have you ever wanted to try your hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but haven’t had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery wheel! 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.

 
This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.





F19-NOw9 BYOB Hand Build and Wheel
Instructor: Meghan Bergman
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019 )
Perfect for Date Night or Girls Night Out! Have you ever wanted to try your hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but haven’t had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery studio! 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.

This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.




F19-NOFw9a Family Pottery Wheel Night-"Rent A Wheel"
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM ( Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019 )
NEW!! Has your family ever wanted to try their hand at making ceramic art on the pottery wheel, but hasn't had time to take a whole class? Head downstairs to our ceramics studio for a quick demo by our ceramics instructor before getting your hands dirty and experiencing the pottery wheel! 

Pricing includes the "rental" of one pottery wheel intended for 2 members of the family to work together (at most 3 participants per wheel). 

If a successful work is completed during the session, CCAA instructor will fire and glaze your work for you, then email you when it is ready for pick up which will be during regular business hours.




Drawing


F19-Drw1 Drawing Architectural Pieces Registration Closed
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 120.00 - $ 100.00 Members
Thursday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Sep 19, 2019 - Oct 10, 2019 )

NEW!! Instructor Mark Cole will guide students through drawing techniques using architectural fragments as the subject.  Participants will be drawing from life, and gaining confidence in their prior drawing skills. Some of the subjects being used will include, but not limited to; carvings, cast drawings, garden ornaments, etc..This class is great for students who are looking for new subject matter to draw, looking to enhance their drawing skills, and receiving one-on-one guidance from their instructor.  


**Great for Teens looking to add to their portfolio**


F19-Drw4 Figure Drawing: Live Model with Instruction
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Monday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Sep 23, 2019 - Oct 14, 2019 )
This class has been moved to Monday night
Students learn concepts to help them better realize the human figure. Lesson topics include proportion, value, line, construction of the parts of the body using simple masses, and simple anatomy.  Working with life models, students apply these concepts to their observational drawings.

Model fee is included in tuition.

Materials: 
  • Pencils (2H-2B), Assorted Vine Charcoal, Erasers (kneaded, gum, etc.)
  • 18x24 White Drawing Pad
  • Ruler
  • Plumb Line or string with weight knotted at the end.

 



F19-Drw9 Beginner/Intermediate Drawing
Instructor: Beth Clark
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Wednesday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Oct 9, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019 )
Drawing is the original building block for any type of art making. In this class we will explore all of the possibilities drawing affords to make a three dimensional object on a two dimensional surface. We will focus on different ways of shading, measuring and especially the wonderful assortment of drawing materials available-everything from charcoal to pencils, papers and ( yes) erasers!  Each can help the artist in you achieve different, varied effect creating subtle or expressive results. We will also look at drawings both historical and contemporary.
Come and draw!  It is more than pencil on paper-it is a wonderful end in itself.


F19-CP1 Miniature Landscapes/Seascapes with Colored Pencil
Instructor: Eileen Rosen
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 270.00 - $ 250.00 Members
Thursday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Oct 10, 2019 - Nov 14, 2019 )
Simplify details while still retaining aesthetics of the landscape or seascape.  With step-by-step instructor demos, learn to layer and blend the colors of the wax based pencils to produce a vibrant miniature "portrait."
Supplies:

48 count (or more) PRISMACOLOR PREMIER COLORED PENCILS (do not purchase box labeled water soluble)

Small sketch book

Pencil

Pencil sharpener (battery operated is suggested)

Selection of seascape or landscpe images (4-6 ideally) from personal collection OR calendars, magazines, etc..
 


F19-Drw5 Figure Drawing: Live Model with Instruction
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 245.00 - $ 225.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Oct 22, 2019 - Nov 12, 2019 )
Students learn concepts to help them better realize the human figure. Lesson topics include proportion, value, line, construction of the parts of the body using simple masses, and simple anatomy.  Working with life models, students apply these concepts to their observational drawings.

Model fee is included in tuition.

Materials: 
  • Pencils (2H-2B), Assorted Vine Charcoal, Erasers (kneaded, gum, etc.)
  • 18x24 White Drawing Pad
  • Ruler
  • Plumb Line or string with weight knotted at the end.

 



F19-Drw2 Drawing Architectural Pieces
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 120.00 - $ 100.00 Members
Thursday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 24, 2019 - Nov 14, 2019 )

NEW!! Instructor Mark Cole will guide students through drawing techniques using architectural fragments as the subject.  Participants will be drawing from life, and gaining confidence in their prior drawing skills. Some of the subjects being used will include, but not limited to; carvings, cast drawings, garden ornaments, etc..This class is great for students who are looking for new subject matter to draw, looking to enhance their drawing skills, and receiving one-on-one guidance from their instructor.  


**Great for Teens looking to add to their portfolio**


F19-Drw7 How to Draw Reflective Surfaces (Glass & Metal)
Instructor: Renee Russo
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 24, 2019 - Nov 14, 2019 )
NEW!! Have you ever been impressed by a realistic still life?  Shiny objects such as marbles, wine glasses, jars, mirrors and mugs were probably part of the "wow factor."  Polish your drawings by learning how to render these reflective surfaces.  This class will focus on still life with glass and metal objects.  
Level: Intermediate to advanced
**Great for Teens looking to add to their portfolio**

Materials:
Vine or Willow Charcoal
Charcoal Pencils (2B, 4B, 6B)
Pencil Sharpener (metal preferred)
Kneaded Eraser
White Eraser
Chamois Cloth
Blending Stumps
Tape (Artist Tape, Masking Tape or Blue Painter's Tape)
Paper (Drawing/Sketch paper & Newsprint 18X24)
Optional: Sketchbook  & Pencils



F19-Drw9a Beginner/Intermediate Drawing
Instructor: Beth Clark
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Wednesday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Nov 6, 2019 - Dec 4, 2019 )
Drawing is the original building block for any type of art making. In this class we will explore all of the possibilities drawing affords to make a three dimensional object on a two dimensional surface. We will focus on different ways of shading, measuring and especially the wonderful assortment of drawing materials available-everything from charcoal to pencils, papers and ( yes) erasers!  Each can help the artist in you achieve different, varied effect creating subtle or expressive results. We will also look at drawings both historical and contemporary.
Come and draw!  It is more than pencil on paper-it is a wonderful end in itself.


F19-Drw8 Trompe L'oeil "trick the eye"
Instructor: Renee Russo
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Nov 21, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019 )
NEW!! "Trick the eye" with realistic drawings that capture the imagination through technical accuracy.  Using techniques for proportion, light and shadow, glass, metal and drapery you will render everyday objects in an extraordinary way.  

**Great for Teens looking to add to their portfolio**

No Class 11/28

Materials:
Vine or Willow Charcoal
Charcoal or Drawing Pencils (at least three gradations)
Pencil Sharpener (metal preferred)
Kneaded Eraser
White Eraser
Chamois Cloth
Blending Stumps
Tape (Artist Tape, Masking Tape or Blue Painter's Tape)
Paper (Drawing/Sketch paper; size=multiple options)
Optional: Sketchbook  & Pencils



F19-Drw6 Figure Drawing: Live Model with Instruction
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Nov 26, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019 )
Students learn concepts to help them better realize the human figure. Lesson topics include proportion, value, line, construction of the parts of the body using simple masses, and simple anatomy.  Working with life models, students apply these concepts to their observational drawings.

Model fee is included in tuition.

Materials: 
  • Pencils (2H-2B), Assorted Vine Charcoal, Erasers (kneaded, gum, etc.)
  • 18x24 White Drawing Pad
  • Ruler
  • Plumb Line or string with weight knotted at the end.

 


Fiber Arts


F19-FFw6 Batik Workshop
Instructor: Jean-Marie Baldwin
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Thursday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Sep 12, 2019 - Oct 3, 2019 )

NEW!! Batik is a technique of wax resist dyeing on cloth using a spouted tjanting tool to draw lines or dots with hot wax creating a barrier to the dyes. It may be developed in traditional or contemporary styles. We will also work with brushes & stamps creating layers of wax, color and more wax. All equipment and materials supplied by instructor Material fee $40 paid to instructor at first class.



F19-FFw1 Nuno Felted Silk Scarves
Instructor: Jane Palestini
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 75.00 - $ 65.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM ( Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019 )

Create your own one-of-a-kind art through the process of “painting” your design with wool fibers onto silk fabric.  A rolling process with soap and water is used to meld the wool fibers into the silk to create a beautiful, soft and drape-able scarf. Bring a large towel and a spray bottle. Pack a lunch.  $16 materials fee is payable to instructor. (Parents and teens are welcome to register to take the workshop together.)



F19-FFw3 Fall Home Decor Felting
Instructor: Jane Palestini
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 75.00 - $ 65.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM ( Oct 19, 2019 - Oct 19, 2019 )

Make a felted wall hanging, pillow cover, table runner or coasters.  Use an embossing technique with merino wool and silk fabric. Bring a large towel and a spray bottle. Pack a lunch.  $18 materials fee is payable to instructor.



F19-FFw2 Felting Workshop-Felted pumpkins
Instructor: Jane Palestini
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 40.00 - $ 30.00 Members
Thursday 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 24, 2019 - Oct 24, 2019 )
Felting artist Jane Palestini will teach you the art of felting in this workshop.  Try your hand at this new medium, and enjoy the process of creating through this technique.  

For this workshop, you will be creating felted pumpkins-perfect for your fall decor!
 


F19-NOw9a BYOB Shibori Workshop
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 55.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 )
NEW!! Learn a new technique while enjoying a night out with friends!!  All materials are included, but be aware this is a messy proces, so dress accordingly.  Instructor will provide a bandana for dyeing, but feel free to bring in your own materials (made with natural fibers).  For example, scarves, pillowcases, fabric, etc...


F19-FFw4 Nuno Felted Silk Scarves
Instructor: Jane Palestini
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 75.00 - $ 65.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM ( Nov 16, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019 )

Create your own one-of-a-kind art through the process of “painting” your design with wool fibers onto silk fabric.  A rolling process with soap and water is used to meld the wool fibers into the silk to create a beautiful, soft and drape-able scarf. Bring a large towel and a spray bottle. Pack a lunch.  $16 materials fee is payable to instructor. (Parents and teens are welcome to register to take the workshop together.)



F19-FFw5 Nuno Felted Silk Scarves
Instructor: Jane Palestini
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 75.00 - $ 65.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM ( Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019 )

Create your own one-of-a-kind art through the process of “painting” your design with wool fibers onto silk fabric.  A rolling process with soap and water is used to meld the wool fibers into the silk to create a beautiful, soft and drape-able scarf. Bring a large towel and a spray bottle. Pack a lunch.  $16 materials fee is payable to instructor. (Parents and teens are welcome to register to take the workshop together.)


Jewelry


F19-J1 Adult Metal Jewelry
Instructor: Hattie Weselyk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 150.00 - $ 130.00 Members
Thursday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Sep 19, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019 )
Join us in the studio and create your very own handmade metal jewelry. Students will learn all of the various techniques from hammering, forging, piercing, fold-forming, soldering and more! Each week we will focus on a new project.  This class is flexible, instructor has projects at the ready but is also open to students' ideas and direction. No experience necessary. All levels welcome.  
Materials' fee $40 per student.


F19-J3 Wire Design: Forging & Linking Textured MetalsRegistration Closed
Instructor: Patricia Halsey
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 135.00 - $ 115.00 Members
Monday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Sep 23, 2019 - Oct 7, 2019 )
Create with wire and sheet metal.  Learn filigree wire and beaded design techniques to make a pair of earrings.  Forging combined with linking to make a bracelet, and texturing sheet metal to make a ring.


F19-Jw1 Sawing, Piercing & Soldering
Instructor: Patricia Halsey
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 150.00 - $ 130.00 Members
Monday 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM ( Oct 28, 2019 - Nov 18, 2019 )
Learn to use the jewelers saw and hand drill combinded with multiple solderings and stone settings to make jewelry of your choice.

Materials fee is $35.


F19-J2 Adult Metal Jewelry
Instructor: Hattie Weselyk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 150.00 - $ 130.00 Members
Thursday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 14, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019 )
Join us in the studio and create your very own handmade metal jewelry. Students will learn all of the various techniques from hammering, forging, piercing, fold-forming, soldering and more! Each week we will focus on a new project.  This class is flexible, instructor has projects at the ready but is also open to students' ideas and direction. No experience necessary. All levels welcome.  
Materials' fee $40 per student.

No class November 28


F19-Jw2 Pearls, Beads & Cabochons
Instructor: Patricia Halsey
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 115.00 - $ 95.00 Members
Monday 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM ( Dec 2, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Design with beads, create a simple pearl ring and learn to set a cabochon n a necklace.  A great one of a kind gift for the holidays!

Lecture


F19-L1 Business of Art Lecture Series
Instructor: Jeff Schaller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 150.00 - $ 150.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 22, 2019 - Jun 22, 2020 )

Pricing includes ability to attend ALL 9 lecture series dates.  

Monthly lecture series, October, 2019, through June 2020

3rd week of each month, Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:30pm

2-hour format: 1.5 hour presentation and 0.5 hour Q&A session



F19-L2 Business of Art Session 1: Let’s Start By Presenting Your work
Instructor: Jeff Schaller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 20.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 22, 2019 - Oct 22, 2019 )

Pricing includes one session.

Building a resume, Artist Statement, Framing, Conservation, self-editing and curating your work, putting your best foot forward

Monthly lecture series, October, 2019, through June 2020

3rd week of each month, Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:30pm

2-hour format: 1.5 hour presentation and 0.5 hour Q&A session



F19-L4 Business of Art Session 2-Photographing Your Work
Instructor: Jeff Schaller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 20.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 19, 2019 - Nov 19, 2019 )

Pricing includes one session.

Learn how to photograph using your iphone, for gallery representation, record keeping and reproducing your work.

Monthly lecture series, October, 2019, through June 2020

3rd week of each month, Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:30pm

2-hour format: 1.5 hour presentation and 0.5 hour Q&A session



F19-L3 Business of Art Session 3-Pricing Your Work
Instructor: Jeff Schaller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 20.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Tuesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019 )

Pricing includes one session.

If you dont price your work to sell, you become your own collector

Monthly lecture series, October, 2019, through June 2020

3rd week of each month, Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:30pm

2-hour format: 1.5 hour presentation and 0.5 hour Q&A session


Mixed Media


F19-Stw1 Studio Workshop Concentration
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Tuesday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 8, 2019 )

This class is for the more advanced student and will allow for concentration in medium of your choice.  Pastel, oil paint, watercolor preferred. Instructor will be there to help facilitate critiques among students and individually.  


Bring your own materials to the first class, additional materials will be discussed (if needed)


EXT19SEPT1 Mosaic Workshop
Instructor: Meg Quinlisk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 70.00 - $ 70.00 Members
Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019 )
Create a glass mosaic glass painting using stained glass.  You will cut each piece of glass and use Diamond Glaze glue to adhere the glass to the canvas.  Our unique mosaic process uses no grout so your picture is more colorful, vibrant and much less heavy.  The process is similar to doing a puzzle using mosaic glass.  No art experience necessary!  Your mosaic painting will be on a 5X7 canvas.  The subject is put on canvas ahead of time so you get to just jump right inot creating the mosaic.  
Materials are included in the price of tuition


EXT19SEPT4 Fluid Painting WorkshopRegistration Closed
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 30.00 - $ 30.00 Members
Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019 )
This workshop is located at in the Exton Square Mall (outside of Boscovs-lower level)
Come experiment with this new paiting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the Exton space to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 


F19-Sw1a Sampler Class- 3 Dimensional Art - Jewelry & Sculpture
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 90.00 - $ 80.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 26, 2019 - Oct 3, 2019 )
Explore art in the round, 3 dimensional art. The stuff you can phsyically hold in your hand or wear on your body. In this 2 week rotating class you will begin your sampler class creating original metal jewelry pieces with instructor Hattie Weselyk. The second week you'll be learning with instructor Kathy Miller, who will lend her talents instructing how to work with clay sculpture. This sampler course is perfect for new artists wanting to try out a variety of mediums before choosing their own artistic path.

**Sampler Class: 4 Different Mediums 2 WINTER 2020
Jewelry: $5 materials fee

Rotation of classes will be:
Jewerly making with Hattie Weselyk September 26

Clay Sculpture with Kathy Miller October 3




F19-NOFw4 Family Night Out: Harry Potter: Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new painting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own. Choose your Hogwarts House colors to create a Harry Potter inspired painting!
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
Payment is for each individual participant.  If you are looking to register 4 or more participants call CCAA at 610-696-5600 for reduced rate pricing.


F19-NOFw5 Harry Potter Egg Shell Mosaic
Instructor: Meg Quinlisk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019 )
NEW!! You and your child will love using eggshells and acrylic paint to create their own tactile mosaic masterpiece on an 8x10" canvas. Double sided tape is used to adhere the eggshells to the canvas.  Acrylic paint is then used to make the eggshell image full of bright colors. Don't make a mess at your house. We'll make the mess at our studio.  No art experience necessary. We draw their image ahead of time to alleviate the stress of drawing.  All materials and instructions are included in this class. Class appropriate for Ages 5 and up.  

Families can create a diptych or triptych paintings, meaning each participant will create a mosaic that can be hung together.  


EXT19SEPT2 Mosaic Workshop
Instructor: Meg Quinlisk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 70.00 - $ 70.00 Members
Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019 )
Create a glass mosaic glass painting using stained glass.  You will cut each piece of glass and use Diamond Glaze glue to adhere the glass to the canvas.  Our unique mosaic process uses no grout so your picture is more colorful, vibrant and much less heavy.  The process is similar to doing a puzzle using mosaic glass.  No art experience necessary!  Your mosaic painting will be on a 5X7 canvas.  The subject is put on canvas ahead of time so you get to just jump right inot creating the mosaic.  
Materials are included in the price of tuition


F19-Sw1b Sampler Class- 2 Dimensional Art - 2 weeks
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 90.00 - $ 80.00 Members
Thursday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019 )
Explore painting and printmaking in this 2 week rotating class.  You will begin your sampler class learning painting techniques with instructor Randall Graham. You'll then work with printmaker Chris McKinney learning how to create an original silkscreen print. This sampler course is perfect for new artists wanting to try out different mediums before choosing their own artistic path.

**Sampler Class: 4 Different Mediums 2 WINTER 2020
Printmaking-bring a single color drawing or photograph

Rotation of classes will be:

Painting with Randall Graham October 10

Printmaking with Chris McKinney October 17




F19-NOw2 BYOB Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 18, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new paiting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.


F19-Stw2 Studio Workshop Concentration
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Tuesday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Oct 22, 2019 - Nov 12, 2019 )

This class is for the more advanced student and will allow for concentration in medium of your choice.  Pastel, oil paint, watercolor preferred. Instructor will be there to help facilitate critiques among students and individually.  


Bring your own materials to the first class, additional materials will be discussed (if needed)


F19-NOFw5 Family Night Out: Halloween: Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new painting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
Payment is for each individual participant.  If you are looking to register 4 or more participants call CCAA at 610-696-5600 for reduced rate pricing.


F19-NOFw6 Halloween style Egg Shell Mosaic
Instructor: Meg Quinlisk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019 )
NEW!! You and your child will love using eggshells and acrylic paint to create their own tactile mosaic masterpiece on an 8x10" canvas. Double sided tape is used to adhere the eggshells to the canvas.  Acrylic paint is then used to make the eggshell image full of bright colors. Don't make a mess at your house. We'll make the mess at our studio.  No art experience necessary. We draw their image ahead of time to alleviate the stress of drawing.  All materials and instructions are included in this class. Class appropriate for Ages 5 and up.  

Families can create a diptych or triptych paintings, meaning each participant will create a mosaic that can be hung together.  


F19-NOFw6 Family Night Out: Unicorn: Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 8, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new painting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
Payment is for each individual participant.  If you are looking to register 4 or more participants call CCAA at 610-696-5600 for reduced rate pricing.


F19-NOFw7 Unicorn Sea Glass Mosaic
Instructor: Meg Quinlisk
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 8, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019 )
NEW!! You and your child will love using seaglass and acrylic paint to create yout own tactile mosaic masterpiece on an 8x10" canvas. Diamond Glaze glue is used to adhere the sea glass to the canvas.  Don't make a mess at your house. We'll make the mess at our studio.  No art experience necessary. We draw their image ahead of time to alleviate the stress of drawing.  All materials and instructions are included in this class. Class appropriate for Ages 5 and up.  

Families can create a diptych or triptych paintings, meaning each participant will create a mosaic that can be hung together.  


F19-NOw3 BYOB Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new painting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.


F19-Stw3 Studio Workshop Concentration
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Tuesday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Nov 26, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019 )

This class is for the more advanced student and will allow for concentration in medium of your choice.  Pastel, oil paint, watercolor preferred. Instructor will be there to help facilitate critiques among students and individually.  


Bring your own materials to the first class, additional materials will be discussed (if needed)


F19-NOw4 BYOB Fluid Painting
Instructor: Lindsey Hardy
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 40.00 - $ 35.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM ( Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019 )
NEW!! Come experiment with this new painting technique.   Instructor Lindsey Hardy will demonstrate a variety of techniques and allow you the opportunity to try it out on your own.  
Drying time for finished work takes over 24 hours. You will need to come back to the WC location to pick up your artwork after the session is completed.  
Materials are included in the pricing of the workshop. 
This is a B.Y.O.B. workshop, bring your own refreshments.  Participants drinking alcohol must serve themselves and must be over 21 years of age, state laws apply.

Painting


F19-P1 Beginners Acrylic Painting
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Tuesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 15, 2019 )

Beginners come and explore your painting abilities! This class will concentrate on acrylics.  Instructor will prepare you with all you need to know when it comes to painting using acrylics.  One-on-one instruction when needed, along with individual and group critiques.


Acrylic Painting Supply List

2  stretched canvases (10"x 10" - 12" x 16")

Box or newspaper to transport a wet canvas home flat in the car

Palette

Paper towels and/or a few rags

Brushes: bristle 1"; 1/2" & 1/4" (2 each)

Palette/painting knife ( one about 1/4"- 1/2" wide)


Paints:

Titanium White; Ultramarine Blue; Alizarin Crimson; Cadmium Yellow medium or similar warm yellow; Burnt Sienna




F19-P5 Painting-An Abstract Approach
Instructor: Eo Omwake
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Tuesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 15, 2019 )

This class cover contemporary approaches in painting such as Expressionism - which includes abstraction. This is a predominately a studio class, where you work (paint) in class, including occasional video lessons. Mr Omwake teaches each student according to their interests. It is not a one size fits all approach. The last half hour is devoted to critique of the day's work.  Fun! Informative! 

Materials: acrylic or water-based oils, canvases, brushes, rags, jars, palette, & a palette knife

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You can register for individual days in this program. Click here. 


F19-Pw2 Watermedia SamplerRegistration Closed
Instructor: Chris Chadwick
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 90.00 - $ 80.00 Members
Monday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Sep 23, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019 )
NEW!! This class will explore the unique properties of the most popular watermedia (watercolor, and gouache - an opaque watercolor paint) as well as traditional and more innovative ways of handling them.  Those that are not sure what medium should be used to capture their subject, this is the perfect class for you!
$15 materials fee covers all paints, grounds and brushes


F19-Pw6 Portrait Painting - Any Medium with Live Model
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Monday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Sep 23, 2019 - Oct 14, 2019 )
Students eager to sharpen their skills will learn lessons in anatomy, proportion, palettes, mixing and practical color application to enhance their interpretation of the live model in oil paint. In addition, students will receive constructive feedback as their paintings develop during class time. Full class poses and multi-week poses will be provided with the intention of creating finished works for the student’s portfolio. The aim of this course is to provide a technical foundation that will help students achieve their artistic vision. Class is open to drawing, oil, acrylic, colored pencil and pastel among others. Bring what you like to work with, if you are unsure you can always start with the classic, sketch pad, pencil and eraser.
MODEL FEE IS INCLUDED IN TUITION - Combined with Figure Drawing class, model will be a figure model.
Below is an example of an oil paint materials list.


Materials

An assortment of Paint Brushes

Turpenoid

Rags or Paper Towels

Canvases ranging from 8x10 – 18x24

Recommended Paints:

-Titanium / Flake White

-Cadmium Lemon

-Cadmium Yellow Pale

-Yellow Ochre Pale

-Cadmium Orange

-Cadmium Red Light

-Cadmium Red Deep

-Alizarin Crimson

-Burnt Sienna

-Burnt Umber

-Raw Umber

-Ultramarine Blue

-Cobalt Blue




F19-P3 Modern Art Painting
Instructor: Eo Omwake
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 135.00 - $ 115.00 Members
Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Sep 28, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019 )

Expressionism in realism has a strong tradition. Artists have always looked for ways to go beyond simple realism—from Rembrandt, Delacroix, and Turner to Monet and Renoir, to Van Gogh, Bonnard, and Gaugin. Taught by Eo Omwake, a PAFA instructor over 25 years and a working artist, this class focuses on approaches and ideas to help you discover and explore the way of 'expressionistic realism'. Fun and informative, this is for students interested in going beyond the look of things’ to the ‘feel of things'.

Materials: acrylic or water-based oils, canvases, brushes, rags, jars, palette & a palette knife.



F19-Wc1 Watercolor-Starting Up
Instructor: Wendy Scheirer
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 300.00 - $ 280.00 Members
Tuesday 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM ( Oct 1, 2019 - Nov 19, 2019 )
Watercolor is an exciting, versatile medium, which can be used in many ways.  Using a variety of subject matter, students will learn the fundamentals of painting in watercolor.  Classes will begin with demonstrations, and include group critique.  Materials will be discussed in the first class.  Bring sketchbook, pencil and any watercolor materials you have. 


F19-Wc2 Watercolor-Moving Along
Instructor: Wendy Scheirer
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 300.00 - $ 280.00 Members
Tuesday 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM ( Oct 1, 2019 - Nov 19, 2019 )
Students will use the basic techniques of watercolor painting and gain experience in: drawing for watercolor, wet in wet watercolor, glazing with watercolor washes, and mixed aqueous media.  Students are encouraged to work in their own style.  Classes will include group critique with emphasis on constructive criticism of works in progress. 


F19-Pw4 Intro to Solvent-Free Oil Painting
Instructor: Kathryn E. Noska
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 60.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Thursday 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM ( Oct 3, 2019 - Oct 10, 2019 )
Play with solvent-free painting techniques in this fun introduction to The Art Treehouse walnut oil paints.  Explore "glazing"
 methods, less toxic mediums, and basic brush cleaning, while avoiding the adverse effects of solvent exposure.  Discover the health and environmental benefits of painting with these high-quality, non-toxic paints, as you complete your own painting (all skill levels invited). 
$15 materials fee for instructor provided kit

Student materials list:
Pencil
Eraser
Ball point Pent
Scissors
Rulers 
Scotch tape
Palette
Palette knife
mini glass bowl
box to transport wet painting
Brushes: One stiff bristle, several short handles round 2 to 8
(Recommendation: Princeton Velvetouch 3950 or similar)

**Kathryn has Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, and requests that no perfume or scented porducts be worn during this workshop.  Thank you very much for your kind consideration and understanding.  



F19-Pw3 Painting Chester County Landmarks
Instructor: Chris Chadwick
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Monday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 7, 2019 - Oct 28, 2019 )
NEW!! Known for its rolling farmlands, covered bridges and unique barns and spring houses, Chester County has long provided a wealth of inspiration for artists, including 3 generations of Wyeths.  Students will use their choice of medium(s) to complete several finished paintings, with instructors assistance and demonstrations as needed. 
Bring your own supplies OR $25 materials fee made payable to instructor. 


F19-Pw9a Wednesday Night Painting
Instructor: James D. Fitzgerald
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Wednesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 16, 2019 - Nov 6, 2019 )
Wednesday night painting will begin with the more traditional painting methods of portrait, still life, and figure as the subject.  Students will then be encouraged to embark on a new, fresh and contemporary painting style.  Using personal experiences, media imagery, books, etc, students will dive into contemporary studies and paintings.  
Teens welcome.  

All media are welcome, bring your medium of choice to the first class.  Materials and techniques will be discussed. 


F19-NOw5 Mandala Art Workshop
Instructor: Vidya Shyamsundar
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 65.00 - $ 60.00 Members
Friday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Oct 18, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019 )

NEW!! In this Mandala Art Workshop, you will create a beautiful 6"x 6" acrylic painting of a Mandala, which simply put, is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism representing the universe. Artist Vidya Shyamsundar will walk you through step by step techniques to create the ancient traditional free-hand Indian Mandala art called Kolam and/or Rangoli. These are symmetrical designs built using geometric shapes and are viewed as a sign of invitation to welcome people into the home; a tribute to harmonious co-existence; and, thought to bring prosperity. She will also be sharing stories from her culture and the relevance of the Mandala art. This workshop is perfect for anyone from the novice to the experienced and the process can be meditative and spiritual. At the end of the workshop you will walk away with a truly lovely and personal piece of artwork to be treasured.

 

The purpose of this Mandala Art Workshop is not just to create a beautiful unique Mandala art but also enjoy and experience the process of creating a Mandala with relaxing meditation music in the background. The workshop also includes complimentary hot Indian Chai and biscuits served by the artist.



F19-Pw7 Portrait Painting - Any Medium with Live Model
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Monday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Oct 21, 2019 - Nov 11, 2019 )
Students eager to sharpen their skills will learn lessons in anatomy, proportion, palettes, mixing and practical color application to enhance their interpretation of the live model in oil paint. In addition, students will receive constructive feedback as their paintings develop during class time. Full class poses and multi-week poses will be provided with the intention of creating finished works for the student’s portfolio. The aim of this course is to provide a technical foundation that will help students achieve their artistic vision. Class is open to drawing, oil, acrylic, colored pencil and pastel among others. Bring what you like to work with, if you are unsure you can always start with the classic, sketch pad, pencil and eraser.
MODEL FEE IS INCLUDED IN TUITION
Below is an example of an oil paint materials list.


Materials

An assortment of Paint Brushes

Turpenoid

Rags or Paper Towels

Canvases ranging from 8x10 – 18x24

Recommended Paints:

-Titanium / Flake White

-Cadmium Lemon

-Cadmium Yellow Pale

-Yellow Ochre Pale

-Cadmium Orange

-Cadmium Red Light

-Cadmium Red Deep

-Alizarin Crimson

-Burnt Sienna

-Burnt Umber

-Raw Umber

-Ultramarine Blue

-Cobalt Blue




F19-P4 Modern Art Painting
Instructor: Eo Omwake
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Oct 26, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019 )

Expressionism in realism has a strong tradition. Artists have always looked for ways to go beyond simple realism—from Rembrandt, Delacroix, and Turner to Monet and Renoir, to Van Gogh, Bonnard, and Gaugin. Taught by Eo Omwake, a PAFA instructor over 25 years and a working artist, this class focuses on approaches and ideas to help you discover and explore the way of 'expressionistic realism'. Fun and informative, this is for students interested in going beyond the look of things’ to the ‘feel of things'.

Materials: acrylic or water-based oils, canvases, brushes, rags, jars, palette & a palette knife.



F19-Pw11 Floral Painting in Oil
Instructor: Randall Graham
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 120.00 - $ 100.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM ( Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019 )
NEW!! Floral Painting in Oil
Florals can be a daunting subject and we will try to make sense of the the beautiful forms which have fascinated and frustrated artists for centuries. Since flowers and plants tend to move from day to day and even hour to hour the students will draw and paint directly on the canvas with the brush only. 

The focus will be on capturing the essentials of the still life and finishing areas wet in to wet. Randall will give frequent demonstrations and critique as we explore the unique nature of flowers  in paint.  Step by step instruction will be given which will simplify a complicated subject matter.

Materials list:
11" x 14" canvas or board (gesso and underpainting preferred)
Brushes - Some small ones, medium ones, and larger ones.  Some soft ones and some bristle ones
Odorless mineral spirits
Rags or paper towels
Liquin 
A palette
A palette knife
Paints - Cadmium Yellow Light, Hansa Yellow, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Umber, Ultramarine Blue, Sap Green, Ivory Black & anything else you like)
*Students can email Randall with any supply questions at randy@grahamartanddesign.com


F19-P2 Beginner Oil Painting
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Tuesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Oct 29, 2019 - Nov 26, 2019 )

Learn the basics of oil painting. We start with the materials needed and move into painting exercises to learn various beginner techniques.


Teens Welcome.


2  stretched canvases (10"x 10" - 12" x 16")

Box or newspaper to transport a wet canvas home flat in the car

Palette

Odorless turpentine or mineral spirits

Lidded jar (peanut butter size)

Brushes: bristle  1"; 1/2" & 1/4" (2 each would be good)

Palette/painting knife ( one about 1/4"- 1/2" wide)

Liquin

Paints:

      Titanium White

      Ultramarine Blue

      Alizarin Crimson

      Cadmium Yellow medium or similar warm yellow

      Transparent Red/Iron Oxide, if not, Burnt Sienna




F19-Pw5 Intro to Solvent-Free Oil Painting
Instructor: Kathryn E. Noska
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 60.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Thursday 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM ( Oct 31, 2019 - Nov 7, 2019 )
Play with solvent-free painting techniques in this fun introduction to The Art Treehouse walnut oil paints.  Explore "glazing"
 methods, less toxic mediums, and basic brush cleaning, while avoiding the adverse effects of solvent exposure.  Discover the health and environmental benefits of painting with these high-quality, non-toxic paints, as you complete your own painting (all skill levels invited). 
$15 materials fee for instructor provided kit

Student materials list:
Pencil
Eraser
Ball point Pent
Scissors
Rulers 
Scotch tape
Palette
Palette knife
mini glass bowl
box to transport wet painting
Brushes: One stiff bristle, several short handles round 2 to 8
(Recommendation: Princeton Velvetouch 3950 or similar)

**Kathryn has Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, and requests that no perfume or scented porducts be worn during this workshop.  Thank you very much for your kind consideration and understanding.  



F19-Pw12 Indirect Portrait Painting: Grisaille to Finish
Instructor: Randall Graham
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 145.00 - $ 125.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM ( Nov 2, 2019 - Nov 9, 2019 )
NEW!! Indirect Portrait Painting: Grisaille to Finish
This course introduces students to working in paint, first in grisaille then in full color. Students use a tonal grisaille paint mixture of burnt sienna, French ultramarine blue, and titanium white. Students will be working from a model.  The goal is to capture the main, energetic movements of the pose. Once the poses lengthen, students depict the major anatomical landmarks of the portrait and adjust basic proportions. Working rapidly, yet carefully, students then proceed to block-in major shadow masses.  In the second session students will add another layer of color on top of their grisaille.  Flesh tone color recipes, frequent critiques and demonstrations will be given by Randall.

Model fee included in pricing

Materials list:
18" x 24" canvas or board (gesso and underpainting preferred)
Brushes - Some small ones, medium ones, and larger ones.  Some soft ones and some bristle ones
Odorless mineral spirits
Rags or paper towels
Liquin 
A palette
A palette knife
Paints - Cadmium Yellow Light, Hansa Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna,  Burnt Umber, Ultramarine Blue, Sap Green, Ivory Black & anything else you like)
*Students can email Randall with any supply questions at randy@grahamartanddesign.com


F19-P6 Painting-An Abstract Approach
Instructor: Eo Omwake
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Tuesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Nov 5, 2019 - Dec 3, 2019 )

This class cover contemporary approaches in painting such as Expressionism - which includes abstraction. This is a predominately a studio class, where you work (paint) in class, including occasional video lessons. Mr Omwake teaches each student according to their interests. It is not a one size fits all approach. The last half hour is devoted to critique of the day's work.  Fun! Informative! 

Materials: acrylic or water-based oils, canvases, brushes, rags, jars, palette, & a palette knife

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F19-Pw1 Landscape Painting Workshop
Instructor: Roe T. Murray
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 60.00 - $ 50.00 Members
Wednesday 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM ( Nov 13, 2019 - Nov 13, 2019 )
Landscape Painting: Open studio, all mediums, all levels
Bring materials (any painting medium, brushes, canvas, etc..) and photos to work from.  If you have paintings you have begun and need some advice, bring them along for critique and direction.  Get individualized guidance with attention to depth and composition, and an afternoon critique.
Bring a packed lunch to eat during the session.  


F19-Pw9b Wednesday Night Painting
Instructor: James D. Fitzgerald
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Wednesday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM ( Nov 20, 2019 - Dec 11, 2019 )
Wednesday night painting will begin with the more traditional painting methods of portrait, still life, and figure as the subject.  Students will then be encouraged to embark on a new, fresh and contemporary painting style.  Using personal experiences, media imagery, books, etc, students will dive into contemporary studies and paintings.  
Teens welcome.  

All media are welcome, bring your medium of choice to the first class.  Materials and techniques will be discussed. 


F19-Pw8 Portrait Painting - Any Medium with Live Model
Instructor: Patrick Neilson
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Monday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Nov 25, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019 )
Students eager to sharpen their skills will learn lessons in anatomy, proportion, palettes, mixing and practical color application to enhance their interpretation of the live model in oil paint. In addition, students will receive constructive feedback as their paintings develop during class time. Full class poses and multi-week poses will be provided with the intention of creating finished works for the student’s portfolio. The aim of this course is to provide a technical foundation that will help students achieve their artistic vision. Class is open to drawing, oil, acrylic, colored pencil and pastel among others. Bring what you like to work with, if you are unsure you can always start with the classic, sketch pad, pencil and eraser.

MODEL FEE IS INCLUDED IN TUITION

Below is an example of an oil paint materials list.


Materials

An assortment of Paint Brushes

Turpenoid

Rags or Paper Towels

Canvases ranging from 8x10 – 18x24

Recommended Paints:

-Titanium / Flake White

-Cadmium Lemon

-Cadmium Yellow Pale

-Yellow Ochre Pale

-Cadmium Orange

-Cadmium Red Light

-Cadmium Red Deep

-Alizarin Crimson

-Burnt Sienna

-Burnt Umber

-Raw Umber

-Ultramarine Blue

-Cobalt Blue



Pastels


F19-PPw1 Continuing Pastels
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Sep 20, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 )
This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your pastel techniques.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students art works, and ensure that students skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in four week increments, but students are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks.


F19-PPw4 Fall and Pastels
Instructor: Madeleine Kelly
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 90.00 - $ 80.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM ( Oct 19, 2019 - Oct 19, 2019 )
All the colors of fall where do you start???? What makes a great fall painting? Which colors are right? Can you use too much color? If you love this time of year, love color and love painting this workshop is for you!


F19-PPw2 Continuing Pastels
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Oct 25, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 )
This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your pastel techniques.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students art works, and ensure that students skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in four week increments, but students are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks.


F19-PPw3 Continuing Pastels
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM ( Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019 )
This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your pastel techniques.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students art works, and ensure that students skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in four week increments, but students are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks.

Printmaking


F19-Prw2 Thinking in Reverse: Printmaking Foundations 1
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 120.00 - $ 100.00 Members
Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ( Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019 )
NEW!! In this sampler class, students will explore the variety of techniques used in printmaking.  Silkscreen, Letterpress, Lino print and mono print will be explored througout this 4 week class.  
Foundations 2 course ill be offered in the Winter, where etching, woodblock, book binding and marbelizing will be explored.  
October 5-Silkscreen with Chris McKinney
October 12-Letterpress with Larry Will
October 19-Lino print with Chris McKinney
October 26-Monoprint with Renee Russo


F19-Pr1 Silkscreen & Relief Printing-Beginner
Instructor: Chris McKinney
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Wednesday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Oct 9, 2019 - Nov 6, 2019 )

Be introduced to silk screen and relief printing, and learn techniques used for both fine artwork and for craft. Take your favorite photographs or drawings and generate endless prints from a single work of art. Create multiple prints using hand-drawn techniques; a great way to create your own greeting cards and T-shirt designs.  Whether a beginner, intermediate, or the rusty professional looking to get back into printing, this course teaches you a fun hands on medium.

 

Materials:

--Printmaking paper or pads: Strathmore Printmaking Acid Free Paper Pad is suggested.

--If you’d like to print on fabric-T-shirts, aprons, and canvas bags.

--Black silkscreen ink is provided. Additional silkscreen inks can be purchased after we discuss the correct types of water based ink we use during 1st class.




F19-Prw3 Letterpress & Bookmaking
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Beginner
$ 90.00 - $ 70.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Nov 9, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019 )
Students will learn the basics of typography and how it applies to letterpress, by setting and printing with type.  Students will be guided in type lock-up and registration, as well as proper procedures for inking, impression, preparing paper, and the safe operation of the press.  Along with letterpress, instructor will guide students through the process of creating a completed book that could be used for multiple purposes.  

 



F19-Pr2 Silkscreen & Relief Printing-Beginner
Instructor: Chris McKinney
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 225.00 - $ 205.00 Members
Wednesday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM ( Nov 20, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019 )

Be introduced to silk screen and relief printing, and learn techniques used for both fine artwork and for craft. Take your favorite photographs or drawings and generate endless prints from a single work of art. Create multiple prints using hand-drawn techniques; a great way to create your own greeting cards and T-shirt designs.  Whether a beginner, intermediate, or the rusty professional looking to get back into printing, this course teaches you a fun hands on medium.

 

Materials:

--Printmaking paper or pads: Strathmore Printmaking Acid Free Paper Pad is suggested.

--If you’d like to print on fabric-T-shirts, aprons, and canvas bags.

--Black silkscreen ink is provided. Additional silkscreen inks can be purchased after we discuss the correct types of water based ink we use during 1st class.




EXT19DEC1 Screen Printed Holiday Cards
Instructor: Chris McKinney
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 20.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 7, 2019 )
Try a new process and create a unique holiday card!  Students will be learning how to use a silk screen to create a printed holiday card.  Print multiples in a variety of colors if you want also!

Handmade gifts are the best gifts!
This class is located at our store in the Exton Square Mall - 1st floor between Boscov's & Main Line Health Center


EXT19DEC2 Screen Printed Holiday Cards
Instructor: Chris McKinney
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 20.00 - $ 20.00 Members
Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019 )
Try a new process and create a unique holiday card!  Students will be learning how to use a silk screen to create a printed holiday card.  Print multiples in a variety of colors if you want also!

Handmade gifts are the best gifts!
This class is located at our store in the Exton Square Mall - 1st floor between Boscov's & Main Line Health Center

Sculpture


19F-OS-0023 Open Studio - Sculpture
Instructor: CCAA Faculty
Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced
$ 220.00 - $ 170.00 Members
Wednesday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Sep 18, 2019 - Nov 20, 2019 )
Open time to work independently on your individual sculptures.  Intended for those working in various types or clay, not for stone work.  This session has 12 weeks, if you register for all 12 the price reflects a $10 savings.  
Drop in for each individual day is $15 for members and $20 for non-members

Bring your own materials, open to ALL mediums (do not have to work  three dimensionally)
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F19-Sc2 Clay Sculpture
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 270.00 - $ 250.00 Members
Friday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Sep 27, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019 )
This class teaches students to sculpt, modeling the human figure from life, while learning anatomy and design. Classical as well as abstract styles are explored . Bring a large drawing pad and charcoal to the first class. Materials and firing will be discussed . 

Model fee is included in tuition.


F19-Sc3 Clay Sculpture
Instructor: Kathy Miller
Experience Level: All Levels
$ 270.00 - $ 250.00 Members
Friday 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ( Nov 1, 2019 - Dec 6, 2019 )
This class teaches students to sculpt, modeling the human figure from life, while learning anatomy and design. Classical as well as abstract styles are explored . Bring a large drawing pad and charcoal to the first class. Materials and firing will be discussed . 
No class November 29

Model fee is included in tuition.

Watercolor


F19-Wcw4 Watercolor Sampler
Instructor: Wendy Scheirer
Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate
$ 75.00 - $ 65.00 Members
Tuesday 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM ( Sep 17, 2019 - Sep 24, 2019 )
An opportunity to sample the excitement and challenge of watercolor! Come with a sketchbook and pencil and whatever watercolor materials you have.  Returning students welcome also.  


F19-Wcw1 Watercolor: Beyond the Basics
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Sep 20, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 )

This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your watercolor skills.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students paintings, and ensure that students watercolor skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in 4 week increments, but students are encouraged to take more than one session.


Bring current watercolor materials to class, additional supplies will be discussed.




F19-Wcw2 Watercolor: Beyond the Basics
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Oct 25, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 )

This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your watercolor skills.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students paintings, and ensure that students watercolor skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in 4 week increments, but students are encouraged to take more than one session.


Bring current watercolor materials to class, additional supplies will be discussed.




F19-Wcw3 Watercolor: Beyond the Basics
Instructor: Mark Cole
Experience Level: Intermediate
$ 180.00 - $ 160.00 Members
Friday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM ( Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019 )

This class will be a self motivated course designed to enhance your watercolor skills.  Instructor, Mark Cole will assist students by critiquing, guiding and assessing progress of students paintings, and ensure that students watercolor skills are advancing to the next level.  Offered in 4 week increments, but students are encouraged to take more than one session.


Bring current watercolor materials to class, additional supplies will be discussed.