UPCOMING ART CLASSES
INCLUDES FREE OPEN STUDIO TIME FOR ALL STUDENTS DURING ART CENTER HOURS
All Classes are Buy 1, Get 1 30% Off (for the same student). Use code SUMMER2021 at checkout.
SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY: $240 for 13-weeks of studio access without a teacher/class during this class session. Available for purchase below under "Studio Access" class.
COVID Safety Precautions: All students will be required to sign in upon entering the studio, wear a mask while in the studio, use sanitizing stations and maintain social distancing as much as possible. Students are encouraged to bring their own tools and towels. Staff is sanitizing the studio spaces and equipment daily.
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Purchase a studio spot for this 13-week class session. This isn't a class and you won't have a teacher. You would receive free firings, 2 shelves of storage space, equipment access, and studio access whenever the studio is open for you to work at your own pace!
*During the class break you will still have studio access!
Botanical Illustrations with Corinn Marriott
This is a drawing and painting class for those interested in nature. In this class, students can expect to learn a more illustration based style that will help the students paint more scientifically. A variety of mediums will be used to depict observations of live plants, and as it gets warmer, outdoor scenery.
*two flights of stairs are required to reach the classroom*
Wheel Throwing with Dick Lang
*Previous wheel experience is preferred, for this dynamic class. Students will focus on developing nuance and finish their wheel thrown forms. They will gain confidence and hone their skills through each step of the making process as the instructor guides students through both assignments and self directed projects.
*Students who are unsure of their ability can contact studio manager for further details and class options.
Summer Alternative Firings with Marsha Van Vlack
(First week of class meets Wednesday 2-4pm, after that it is independent study with no classes until the two day firing process at the end. Students are welcomed to become as involved as they would like during the outdoor firing process)
Students in this class can expect to play with Raku, Sagar and Barrel firings, Alcohol Reduction and Horse Hair. Offered to returning ceramic students of the WCAC.
The first class will be an overview of the different firing techniques, and what clays and glazes work best. Students will then have the full use of the studio to develop a body of work with these atmospheric surfaces in mind. The last week of classes will be a weekend of outdoor alternative firings.
Landscape Paintings with Corinn Marriott
Delve into the outdoors with this painting class from an illustration and design point of view. Students will learn how to translate the landscape into simple forms, learn how to choose a captivating composition, and how to work small while keeping things very close. When weather permits, the class will focus on plein air paintings and live scenery.