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Channel Plate in Optics

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

For this unusual glass piece, we will be experimenting with various layout patterns. Seemingly minor, controlled changes to our glass size and shape paired with various spacing patterns will result in an amazingly different design once fired. These glass optic components bring an entirely new look to the glass composition!…

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Portraits in Glass

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

This class will have you making amazing portraits whether you are inspired to create people, animals, florals, marine life, etc. These glass portraits can be used to decorate your walls or as a special serving plate! Demonstrations will include how to develop an interesting composition using various glass and the…

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Tropical Fish Sculpture in Glass

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Create your favorite tropical fish by layering beautiful colors of translucent and opaque glass! During this class, you will learn how to layout your design, shape, and fuse glass. Everyone will come out of this class with their own interpretation of any fish they choose to recreate. To finish these…

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Soldering on a Large Scale

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Whether it is a display for a big fossil, a decorative element for your garden, a way to showcase your new glass piece, or something you’d like to add to your clay sculpture, we will achieve working with lines in space using thick (1-10 gauge) copper or brass wire/rod. Everyone…

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Photographing Jupiter Florida

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Build your own portfolio and gallery show of Jupiter area beaches, birds, native plants and historical architecture from capture and processing through preparation for fine art printing. This hands-on, in-person course is limited to 15 participants desiring to take their photography to the next level. Class meets at locations including:…

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Abstract Watercolor Exploration

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Experience the calming effects and therapeutic benefits of watercolor painting while experimenting with the abstract, unpredictable and playful nature of watercolor. Investigate the process with unique methods and materials. Learn pouring, flowing, dripping, and texturizing techniques across varied papers. Explore controlled mark-making on top of washes with various inks, pencils,…

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Drawing With Graphite

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Throughout this class, students will learn the fundamental concepts of completing a realistic drawing using graphite. Some of the techniques taught will include outlining, proportions, shading, and blending. The instructor will complete a drawing alongside the students, explaining/demonstrating each step of the process for the class, before students attempt it…

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Drawing and Painting “Alla Prima”

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Develop and enhance skills in both drawing and painting. Participants are encouraged to work with a limited color palette on canvas or heavy paper with the aim of starting and completing a new work during each class session. The students will work with the instructor in creating preparatory drawings and…

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Intro to Kiln Formed Glass

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

Learn the fundamentals of kiln formed glass to create a one of a kind bowl or dish from beginning to end. Students will be introduced to various glass working  tools, materials and supplies that are used in the basic method of glass fusion.  Demonstrations include design layout and preparation of…

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Wax Working and Casting

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December 7 @ 8:43 am

In this class, students will learn to apply wax carving and construction methods to create a beautiful piece of jewelry in sterling silver. While using the wax, the class will focus on use of positive and negative space, surface texture, transferring images, experimental processes with natural objects (bugs, leaves, etc..),…

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