As of Monday, March 23, all classes will be taught remotely through the end of the semester. Read the full update. Summer 2020 online classes are now available for registration. We will be adding more regularly, so keep checking for updates. It is our hope to have the entire Summer 2020 class schedule available for registration in early to mid April.

These classes start later in the semester and are still open for registration.

Create hand-made books incorporating letterpress-printed text and imagery. Learn how to hand-set metal and wood type, as well as use a variety of image-making techniques including pressure printing and printing from hand-carved linoleum blocks. Experiment with a variety of papers and learn how to achieve proper print quality on a … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

05/05

Faculty

Alice Stanne, Keith Cross

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

In this workshop students learn to build handmade books from pages to cover, experimenting with a variety of book structures. No experience is required; we will start off with simpler structures and work up to ones that are more complex. Students will learn about books based on the fold, starting … Read more

Start Date

03/14

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

03/15

Faculty

Alice Stanne

Time

10am–5pm

Credits

0

In this workshop, students learn how to use their digital cameras as well as the basics of digital photography. Students explore effective techniques for making better photographs with the most automated of digital cameras to the latest digital SLRs. Knowing the basics of the digital camera as well as the … Read more

Start Date

03/14

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

03/14

Faculty

Molly Lamb

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

Anyone who yearns to bring a little texture back into their lives with ink, paper, and type will enjoy this one-day letterpress workshop. This workshop is an introduction to letterpress printing and manual typesetting for the complete beginner to the moderately-experienced letterpress devotee. You’ll learn to use a job stick, … Read more

Start Date

03/21

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

03/21

Faculty

Keith Cross

Time

9am–6pm

Credits

0

Mini comics are open to wide ranging subject matter and experimentation. Dive into this accessible medium by exploring different models of content, including: autobiography, adaptation, pantomime and more. Learn how to make comics from a single image to four panels, accordion fold and eight page minis. This course will provide … Read more

Start Date

03/25

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

04/29

Faculty

Alan Jennings

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

0

Burning designs into wood has been used to decorate furniture and draw images on paper and leather for hundreds of years. This one day workshop introduces the use of various techniques that employ heat to create images using traditional pyrographic tools, small torches and safe, non-toxic chemical burns using a … Read more

Start Date

03/28

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

03/28

Faculty

Brett S. Poza

Time

10am–3pm

Credits

0

This workshop is an introduction to animation and compositing techniques for setting still images in motion and combining them with video into one cohesive project. Students learn animation techniques,working with masks, traveling mattes and creating motion paths to set still images in motion and to create depth. The primary software … Read more

Start Date

03/31

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

05/05

Faculty

Janne Holtermann

Time

7pm–10pm

Credits

0

Passion is contagious. Learn how to harness your own or others’ creative vision into a compelling oral presentation. Develop strategies to gain poise and confidence and deepen your ability to connect empathically with your audience. Using a set of core public speaking techniques, physical exercises, and theater games, learn to … Read more

Start Date

03/31

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

04/21

Faculty

Stacey Gallaway

Time

6:30pm–9:30pm

Credits

0

An in-depth experience with mosaic design, fabrication, and mounting practices. Each participant will create a mosaic with traditional Mexican glass smalti. Students will design, fabricate and grout a 8″ x 8″ mosaic. They will gain experience with the unique design potential of this medium and learn more about its rich … Read more

Start Date

04/04

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

04/05

Faculty

Lisa Houck

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

Adobe Illustrator is the reigning champ for making vector-based images. From designing logos to creating full-page images and web graphics, this program is a powerhouse. You will learn how to use the basic and most complex tools (from circle to pen tool) in a comfortable setting with a very seasoned … Read more

Start Date

04/25

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

05/02

Faculty

Andreas Randhahn

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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In this workshop, we will visit the MFA together and look at selected works of art through the lens of design elements and principles. How do artists use line, shape, color, pattern, and texture, and employ emphasis, direction, contrast and repetition to create compelling works that convey a mood, an … Read more

Start Date

04/25

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

04/25

Faculty

Alisa Aronson

Time

9:30am–4:30pm

Credits

0