Classes
Explore creativity

Art classes for ages 3 and up combine looking at art and making art. Personalize your experience with a variety of programs.

SUMMER CLASSES
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POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
Information about enrollment procedures and class policies.
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SCHOLARSHIPS
Available for youth and adults with a financial need.

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Adult Class

Adult Class | Acrylics: The Natural World

Learn about color mixing and theory, brushstroke, composition, depicting space or distance and finding expressive qualities in your painting.
Saturday
Starts 03/30/19 10:00am
Ends 05/18/19 12:30pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Drawing Basics

Draw weekly from art in the galleries and develop your skills at looking closely and translating what you see onto the page in your own unique way.
Saturday
Starts 03/30/19 10:00am
Ends 05/18/19 12:00pm
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Adult Class | Drawing & Printmaking

Sketch from art in our galleries and then develop your drawings into printed images.
Saturday
Starts 03/30/19 1:30pm
Ends 05/18/19 4:00pm
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Adult Class | Watercolor: Landscape & Architecture

This watercolor class will give you direction and encouragement for painting buildings as well as textural qualities to enrich their composition.
Thursday
Starts 04/11/19 1:00pm
Ends 05/16/19 3:30pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Relating to Art

Thursday
Starts 04/11/19 6:00pm
Ends 04/11/19 8:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Workshop | Ikebana: Flowers and Design

Learn the history behind Ikebana as well as basic techniques. All materials are provided and the arrangement you create is yours to take home.
Friday
Starts 04/12/19 10:00am
Ends 04/12/19 12:00pm
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Adult Class

Teacher Workshop: Talking About Race & Identity with Contemporary Art

June 10 & 11 | Engage with works of art featured in the exhibition 30 Americans as you build a foundation for addressing race, identity, bias, and equity in the classroom.
June 10-11
Starts 06/10/19 9:00am
Ends 06/11/19 3:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Pastels: How's the Weather?

Explore depicting weather related phenomena in landscape art working with pastels.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 06/11/19 1:00pm
Ends 06/14/19 3:30pm
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Adult Class | Get Started with Acrylics

Develop your skills working with acrylic paint, including color mixing, use of value, layering and brushstroke.
Thursdays
Starts 06/13/19 6:00pm
Ends 07/11/19 8:30pm
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Adult Class

Adult Workshop | Perspective in Drawing

Visit museum galleries to learn how how artists have used techniques to create the illusion of space. Students will create both a drawing as well as a print using a foam plate process during the workshop.
Saturday
Starts 06/15/19 10:00am
Ends 06/15/19 4:00pm
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Teen/Adult Class | Digital Photography: In Focus

Learn the basics of digital photography and explore how to capture great images.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 06/25/19 10:00am
Ends 06/28/19 12:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Painting: The Art of Pattern

See gorgeous and amazing patterns from around the globe and work with acrylic and tempera paints.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 07/09/19 1:30pm
Ends 07/12/19 4:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Relating to Art

Thursday
Starts 07/11/19 6:00pm
Ends 07/11/19 8:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Our Layered Identity: A Mixed Media Workshop

In conjunction with the featured exhibition 30 Americans, this mixed media workshop explores our individual history and layered identity, by combining process, material and concepts.
Saturdays
Starts 07/13/19 10:00am
Ends 07/20/19 2:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Color & Light

Experiment with drawing and painting as you explore the Bloch Galleries of European Art. Studio processes will focus on working with color, light and mark-making using nature and landscape as the subject matter.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 07/16/19 10:00am
Ends 07/19/19 12:30pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Water Painting: Flying Brush, Dancing Ink

This class explores the techniques of painting and calligraphy.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 07/16/19 1:30pm
Ends 07/19/19 4:00pm
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Adult Class

Teen/Adult Class | Printmaking: One of a Kind

Create mono-prints – or single, printed images – as you experiment with using an acetate sheet as the printing plate.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 07/23/19 1:30pm
Ends 07/26/19 4:00pm
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Adult Class

Adult Class | Awash in Watercolor

For beginning and experienced painters alike, this watercolor class will develop your skills to paint water in all three of its forms.
Tuesday-Friday
Starts 07/30/19 1:30pm
Ends 08/02/19 4:00pm
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