All Campus-Based Adult Art and Design Classes

This introductory-level class teaches the basic techniques of motion graphics creation through the use of the program utilized by design and animation companies worldwide: Adobe AfterEffects.

Saturday
Sep 13 - Nov 15
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
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Whether you are new to page-layout software or a graphics professional familiar with previous version of InDesign or QuarkXPress, this class will provide the groundwork for creating print-ready documents of professional quality using the Adobe page-layout program, Adobe InDesign.

Saturday, Sunday
Sep 27 - Oct 5
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch)
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Do you enjoy taking digital photographs, but would benefit from learning how to enhance them in order to achieve a truly eye-catching version of your image? Or, would you love to preserve your old photographs while also improving their quality? This class will teach digital photographers who have little or no previous experience in Adobe Photoshop how to use this powerful software to improve photos or scans of older images quickly and easily.

Saturday, Sunday
Sep 13 - Sep 14
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch)
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This class is designed to offer a comprehensive introduction to the tools, techniques, vocabulary, and the creative possibilities of drawing. Students in this class will learn the basic elements of drawing, such as line, value, texture, and shape to capture and record the multi-dimensional world and create visually stimulating compositions.

Tuesday
Sep 9 - Nov 11
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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This introductory class is tailored to those who have never painted and who are ready to take the plunge, and for more advanced painters who want to keep their current skills honed.

Thursday
Sep 11 - Nov 13
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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This class serves as an introduction to ceramic shell bronze casting. Studio time will be supplemented by hands-on demonstrations of mold-making (plaster and rubber molds), wax-working and spruing, and gating.

Wednesday
Sep 10 - Nov 12
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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Master craftspeople have been making furniture one piece at a time for centuries. There's just something about these unique works that can't be duplicated in a factory. This introductory class will examine the basic philosophy of contemporary furniture design and construction, focusing on design, drawing, building, and critique.

Saturday
Sep 13 - Nov 15
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
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Photos and videos taken by camera traps not only allow scientists to study rarely seen species, but they can also provide wildlife photographers and videographers with the means to create mesmerizing images of animals. This class will teach the fundamentals of camera trapping within the historical context of camera trapping dating from the early 1900s to the present.

Saturday
Sep 20 - Oct 18
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
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Capture a child's imagination with original artwork while learning the tricks of the illustration trade. During this class, students will explore the wide range of children's book illustration, from traditional to contemporary.

Tuesday
Sep 23 - Nov 11
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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Design is all around you—from your sneakers to the bus routes, even the way you think! Dive into the world of design thinking, a mindset that's founded on the belief that we all can create impact. This workshop is built on basic human-centered pillars: Problem solving, experience, collaboration and optimism.

Saturday, Sunday
Oct 4 - Oct 5
9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (with a half-hour lunch)
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