Creative Arts

Painting: Grandma’s Clothesline – Washday

CSP 7765

Paint a 16×20 canvas in acrylic depicting the past with a wash hanging on a clothesline. You will learn about color mixture, painting people, and movement in painting. Beginner and advanced students welcome. Supplies needed: 16×20 canvas, basic acrylic paints, basic brushes including a fan brush (bristle, not soft), table cover, water container, paper towels, plates.

Instructor: Boles Cost: $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7765-01 57169 W 5/31-7/19 1PM-4PM HUM104

 

Painting: An Irish Landscape

CSP 7764

Paint an acrylic on canvas 16×20 landscape of a location in Ireland. You will learn about perspective, color mixture and layering to create depth. Beginner and advanced students are welcome. Supplies needed: 16×20 canvas, basic acrylic paints, basic brushes including a fan brush (bristle, not soft), table cover, water container, paper towels, plates.

Instructor: Boles Cost: $73
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7764-01 57166 W 3/22-5/10 1PM-4PM HUM104

 

Painting: Train in the Snowy Mountains

CSP 7763

Paint an acrylic snowscape depicting a train coming through the trees in the mountains. You will learn about depth, perspective, brush strokes and layering. Beginner and advanced students welcome. Supplies needed: 16×20 canvas, basic acrylic paints, basic brushes including a fan brush (bristle, not soft), table cover, water container, paper towels, plates.

Instructor: Boles Cost: $73
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7763-01 57011 W 1/18-3/8 1PM-4PM HUM104

 

Exploring Clay I

Learn how to design and make pottery using the potter’s wheel and various hand-building techniques. This 24-hour course is open to all levels and will focus on individual instruction. Beginners in clay will leave with a solid foundation and understanding of working in a cooperative pottery studio and more advanced makers will be able to focus in and further develop their ideas. Clay, glaze materials and firings will be provided.

Instructor: Korch Cost: $123
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7766-03 57393 M 1/9-3/6 5PM-8PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-01 57388 W 1/11-3/1 1PM-4PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-02 57390 W 1/11-3/1 5PM-8PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-04 57395 M 3/13-5/1 5PM-8PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-05 57397 W 3/15-5/3 1PM-4PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-01 57399 M 5/22-7/17 2PM-5PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-02 57400 M 5/22-7/17 6PM-9PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-03 57401 W 5/24-7/12 2PM-5PM CCA 104
CSP-7766-04 57403 W 5/24-7/12 6PM-9PM CCA 104

 

Recreating Historic Pottery

Recreate a historic piece of ceramic of your choosing. In this class students will focus mainly on recreating form but materials like terra-siggalata may be used to boost authenticity. This course is appropriate for students will all levels of experience.

Instructor: Korch Cost: $123
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7767-01 57365 W 3/15-5/3 5PM-8PM CCA 104

Wheel and Hand Built Ceramics

Develop the skills needed to work with clay. This 48-hour course will provide students with the skills and techniques to make functional and decorative objects out of clay. Using the potter’s wheel and various hand-building techniques, students take their designs from clay to glazed and fired ceramic pieces. The class also covers the essentials of glazing and the basic operation of both electric and gas kilns. Individual instruction is supplemented with demonstrations. Beginners in clay will leave with a solid foundation and understanding of the pottery studio and more advanced makers will be able to focus and further develop their ideas. Clay, glaze materials and firings will be provided.

Instructor: Korch Cost: $243
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7768-01 57325 M 1/9-5/1 5PM-8PM CCA 104
CSP-7768-02 57322 W 1/11-5/3 1PM-4PM CCA 104
CSP-7768-03 57321 W 1/11-5/3 5PM-8PM CCA 104

 

Cake Decorating

In this Cake Decorating class, students learn to design and decorate, seasonal, birthday, and every day cakes, make frosting, and use different cake decorating tips. Students will design a cake to take home. Supplies Extra. The class is held at Elree’s Sweet Shoppe, 323 E. Meadow Road #B, Eden.

Instructor: Carter Cost: $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
HOS-7401-01 TBA TBA TBA TBA ELSS

Drawing from A to Z

Students will use handouts and follow instructor’s demonstrations to complete drawings in a sketch book. Several subjects and sketches will be completed. This is a class for anyone wanting to draw or improve their skills will enjoy the class. Supplies needed: spiral bound sketchbook, drawing pencils, eraser, table cover, soft brush for wiping away eraser residue, small pencil trimmer.

Instructor: Boles Cost: $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7147-01 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA

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