All Summer 2020 continuing education classes will be run online. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer and an internet linked camera. Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or Moodle. For specific course requirements contact the CE office ce@massart.edu or your instructor.

Get a taste of the topics you have been curious about with workshops in design, business, photography, wood, metals, printmaking, drawing, painting and more.

This is a very fun, enriching, and smart way to invest in your future. This class is designed around YOUR needs and respect is given to your workflow. We take a thoughtful approach to solving problems, and learn how to build images in an intelligent way. Adobe Illustrator is the … 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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Create your own mini jewelry collection at home this summer! In this course, students learn to generate design elements from inspiration and translate them into components for jewelry. The process begins with researching natural and man-made resources and exploring design ideas through sketches and models. Each week a variety of … Read more

Start Date

05/27

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

07/08

Faculty

Tzu Ju Chen

Time

10am–2pm

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

06/01

Meeting Day

Mon and Wed

End Date

06/17

Faculty

Janne Holtermann

Time

7pm–9:30pm

Credits

0

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This workshop explores the sculptural possibility of fiber. Using a variety of materials, students will fabricate original forms that utilize fiber techniques in traditional and non- traditional ways. Students will gain fluency in a variety of fiber techniques through technique demonstrations, individual meetings, and independent work time. Contemporary fiber artists … Read more

Start Date

06/10

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

07/29

Faculty

Courtney Stock

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

0

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Design and make beaded jewelry, step-by-step, at home in this fast-paced three-day workshop. Beginning with easy-to-learn hand tool techniques, participants create interesting linking elements and forms using wire and monofilament with beads of different shapes. Skills taught move from foundational wire wrapping techniques to ornate silk knot embellishments building, through … Read more

Start Date

06/12

Meeting Day

Fri, Sat, Sun

End Date

06/14

Faculty

Tzu Ju Chen

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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An intensive workshop in Adobe Lightroom and digital photography post-production that introduces a streamlined, professional workflow for taking images from camera to finished product. Learn the basics and beyond of this powerful, industry standard software, from file management to creative editing techniques. Topics covered include navigating the Lightroom interface, creating … Read more

Start Date

06/13

Meeting Day

Sat

End Date

06/20

Faculty

Rebecca Morrison

Time

10am–See Description

Credits

0

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Invest in your personal or professional growth. Both Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop are fantastically powerful programs — but radically different. Join us for two consecutive Saturdays to learn best practices for each program, and then see how they can work together in harmony. You’ll learn how to properly use … Read more

Start Date

06/13

Meeting Day

Sat

End Date

06/20

Faculty

Andreas Randhahn

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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Discover the possibilities of working with dry and water-based materials. Dry media includes pencil, colored pencils, China marker. For wet media we use:  watercolor, gouache, acrylics, etc. as well as interesting mediums such as Pe masking fluid and gesso. Gain skills in a variety of techniques, then experiment with mixing mediums in non-traditional … Read more

Start Date

07/07

Meeting Day

Tuesdays

End Date

08/18

Faculty

Yo Ahn Han

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

0

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Jewelry Illustration  Ever wonder how jewelry designs look so radiant in drawings? This course is an online, step-by-step guide to the fundamental aspects of the realistic depiction of a wide range of jewelry pieces, from the simplest forms of chain and metal components to complex, faceted stone settings. Methods for … Read more

Start Date

07/15

Meeting Day

Wednesday

End Date

08/19

Faculty

Tzu Ju Chen

Time

10am–2pm

Credits

0

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With a focus on felting techniques, you will lean wet felting, needle felting, and a combination of both to make irresistibly soft sculptures. We will also explore felting around armatures, using molds, resists, and incorporating other materials. This workshop will consist of demonstrations, experimenting, and guided work time in which … Read more

Start Date

07/18

Meeting Day

Sat and Sun

End Date

07/19

Faculty

Rachel Montroy

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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This is a very fun, enriching, and smart way to invest in your future. This class is designed around YOUR needs and respect is given to your workflow. We take a thoughtful approach to solving problems, and learn how to build images in an intelligent way. Adobe Illustrator is the … Read more

Start Date

07/25

Meeting Day

Sat

End Date

08/01

Faculty

Andreas Randhahn

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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Absolute beginners to intermediate woodcarvers will learn how to set up a feasible woodworking practice without access to a full shop. We will determine a home set up and set of goals that will work well for each student individually. Students will be required to purchase their own tools and … Read more

Start Date

08/02

Meeting Day

End Date

08/16

Faculty

Annie Meyer

Time

4pm–6pm

Credits

0

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