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Paper, Textures and Painting – Watercolor, Acrylics and Oil Welcome! with Lisa MacNamara

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Paper, texture and painting – ALL THREE! Incoporate various papers into your paintings, watercolor, acrylics or oils, adding depth, texture and path findings through the painting Learn techniques using various tools, experiment with a fork or Xacto blade, or organic materials! Seeing what’s outside the box to enhance your narrative…

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Circles and More

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Working with circles can be very challenging when it comes to glass. In this 4-week class students will learn how to carefully cut these curved shapes out of three different colors of glass. We will then cut them into various shapes and patterns. Using grinders and hand lap pads to…

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Geometric Fused Glass with Stringers with Carolyn Austin

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Create a geometric look in fused glass with glass stringers. Intricate glass cutting skills …. a lot of it…..will be taught in this 4 week class. Students will create a sheet of glass using a specific layout of stringers. Once fused the glass will be cut up into pieces and…

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Handbuilding I with Amalia Mermingas

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Learn a variety of handbuilding construction techniques; pinch pots, coil, and slab construction. Create decorative pieces, functional pieces, representations, or abstract sculptures. Students will finish projects using a variety of glazing methods.

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Narrative Sculpture with Amalia Mermingas

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

This fun and self-directed class will focus on handbuilding with an emphasis on surface decoration. The students will explore and develop their own visual narratives in clay. Each student will learn how to embellish the surface of their sculptures with colored slips, underglazes, sgraffito, brushwork, and painting. Some clay experience…

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Intro to 3D Printing with Ron Shaw

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

In this introduction to 3D printing, you will learn the workflow of creating custom objects for many applications. Students will learn to use TinkerCad to design their unique parts, and pieces, and convert a digital 3D file into a physical 3D printed item. This includes simple modeling, preparation, slicing, and…

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Intro to Jewelry & Metalsmithing with Lisa Johnson

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of metalsmithing through instructor demonstrations, one-on-one instruction, and hands-on experience with hand tools, flex shafts, and torches. Each student will learn to design, pierce, drill, solder, and set a cabochon stone. Students will work with sterling silver, brass, and copper throughout this course…

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Seashells, Sea Glass, and Pearls! Oh My! with Tracey Roedl

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Students will learn the proper technique of pearl (and bead) stringing and knotting, drilling sea glass, and seashells. Then students learn how to make the chain links from wire and connect them together into their one-of-a-kind necklace. Pearls and stringing materials are included in the tuition. Sterling silver, if needed…

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Intro to Jewelry & Metalsmithing with Taylor Gigante (Thursday)

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of metalsmithing through instructor demonstrations, one-on-one instruction, and hands-on experience with hand tools, flex shafts, and torches. Each student will learn to design, pierce, drill, solder, and set a cabochon stone. Students will work with sterling silver, brass, and copper throughout this course…

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Wheel Night with Ron Shaw

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June 12 @ 3:33 pm

This class will introduce students to the fundamental skills necessary to center clay and produce beginning to intermediate pottery forms such as cups, mugs, bowls, plates, cylinders, and vases. Learn about the balance between aesthetic and utilitarian concerns with this in-depth and fun wheel-throwing class.

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