Education

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Workshops

Scrapbooking Your Child’s Artwork

Writing for the Web

Adobe Illustrator’s Magic Meshes

Manual Exposure Photography

Photoshop Crash Course

Photography Weekend: Critique, Editing with Lightroom, and Photo Safari

Drink & Draw Workshop

Drawing & Design Crash Course

Encaustic Painting Workshop

Stained Glass Crash Course

Acrylic Painting Crash Course

Intuitive Painting

En Plein Air

Oil Painting Crash Course

Make Your Own Stencils!

Make Your Own Stamps!

Beginning Metalsmithing: The First Step – Basic Techniques

Beginning Metalsmight: Soldering – Torch Control

Beginning Metalsmithing: Cold Connections – Tabs

Continuing Metalsmithing: Metal Clay Basics

Continuing Metalsmithing: Galvanic Etching & Hydraulic Press

Be Here Now! A Day of Improv

Get That Part! How to Audition Skillfuly

 

Professional Development – Financing Creativity

Sketching Out Your Finances

Framing Your Business

Writing Your Artist’s (Financial) Statement

 

Ceramics

Mixed Levels Wheelthrowing

Simple Surfaces: Exploring Basic Surface Decoration

Anatomy for the Artist II: Ecorche Sculpture

Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing

Memesis: Wheelthrowing Inspired by Great Potters

 

Dance

Lindy Tuesdays 

Swing, Blues, & Charleston Wednesdays

Beginning Tap

Intermediate & Advanced Tap

 

Drawing & Design

Drink & Draw Workshop

Drawing & Design Crash Course

Introduction to Drawing & Design

Large Scale Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing Focus Workshops

Drawing the Portrait

 

Film & Photography

Photoshop Crash Course

Make a Documentary in 7 Weeks

Frame-By-Frame

Beginning Black & White Darkroom

Intermediate Black & White Darkroom

Introduction to Digital Photography

Advanced Digital Photography

Manual Exposure Photography

Photography Weekend: Critique, Editing with Lightroom, and Photo Safari

 

Jewelry

Master Class with Timothy Lazure: Rings 360°

Beginning Metalsmithing: The First Step

Beginning Metalsmithing: Cold Connections – Tabs

Beginning Metalsmithing: Cold Connections – Rivets

Beginning Metalsmithing: Soldering – Torch Control

Continuing Metalsmithing: Metal Clay Basics

Continuing Metalsmithing: Exploring Rings/Using Argentium

 

Painting & Mixed Media

Introduction to Watercolor

Intermediate Watercolor

Continuing Watercolor

Open Studio for Water-Based Media

Acrylic Painting Crash Course

Introduction to Acrylics

Intermediate Acrylics

Continuing Acrylic/Mixed Media

Intuitive Painting

Oil Painting Crash Course

Introduction to Oils

Intermediate Oils

Painting and the Photo

Printmaking – Monoprints & Collagraphs

Find Your Artistic Voice

En Plein Air

Exploring Colors Parts 1 & 2

Artsploration: Creative Play for Babies & Toddlers

Make Your Own Stencils!

Make Your Own Stamps!

 

Theater

Acting 101: An Actor Prepares and Building a Character

Acting 201: Scene Study and Creating a Role

Get That Part! How to Audition Skillfully

Improv 101

Improv 201

Improv 301

A Day of Improv

 

Writing

Imagine a Children’s Book Pt. I

Imagine a Children’s Book Pt. II

Reading Methods to Bring Steam Into Your Classroom

Family Writing Adventure: Parent Child Journaling

 

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

• Please register in advance to ensure your enrollment. Courses with insufficient enrollment will be cancelled  in advance of the first class meeting. The ArtsCenter will contact you via email if your class is canceled.

• All courses are open to adults and teens ages 15 & up unless otherwise noted. Thirteen and 14 year olds may be admitted to many courses— please check with the instructor prior to registering.

• All materials fees are paid directly to the instructor at the first class meeting (please bring exact change), except where otherwise noted in the course description.

• You may also register online at www.artscenterlive.org, in person at The ArtsCenter front desk, or by phone (929-2787 x 201) with a credit or debit card.

• The ArtsCenter front desk is open 9am-8pm most weekdays and noon-5pm on most weekends.

• Please make checks payable to The ArtsCenter. There will be a $25 service charge on returned checks.

• College students with ID are eligible for Member prices.

• Material lists are provided to students for certain classes. Students may wish to wait until their class has met its minimum enrollment before purchasing their materials. The ArtsCenter is not responsible for materials purchased for a class that is canceled. Please contact the front desk to inquire if your class has met its minimum.

REFUND POLICY

All refund requests must be made via email to jhartley@artscenterlive.org.

You may request a full refund up to 5 business days prior to the start date of your course.

You may request a transfer of your enrollment up to 5 business days prior to the start date of your course.

We do not process requested refunds or transfers within 5 business days of the start of a class, nor after the class has begun.

COURSE CANCELLATION POLICY

Sometimes external events (low enrollment, teacher illness, etc…) require us to cancel a course.

In these cases, The ArtsCenter will inform you of the cancellation 1-3 business days prior to the start of the class via email, and process your refund immediately.