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Printed fabrics surround our bodies with kinetic imagery and adorn the places we live with shape-concealing or revealing patterns. This class explores the role of printed textiles in communicating cultural traditions, political views, and personal identity. Participants will design pattern repeats, and then print their designs on fabric in groups and individually using dyes and pigments.

Saturday
Mar 28 - Apr 18
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch)
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Sketchnoting is creative and visual notetaking. In this class, students will learn to playfully combine images, symbols, colors, and text while taking notes.

Online - Asynchronous
Feb 23 - Mar 29
Online - Asynchronous
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For photographers, light is the active medium–every adjustment to aperture, shutter speed, or sensitivity modifies how the camera interprets light. It is this that informs, obscures, and molds the creative qualities of photographs. In this class, students will explore the principles and practices of controlling natural and artificial light. 

Monday
Feb 23 - Apr 13
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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Typography gives form to ideas, organizes information and heightens expression. It can have real-world life-or-death consequences, such as highway signage, or can simply entertain us, as do film credits. In this fast-paced class, students will explore the multiple ways that type can be used.

Monday
Mar 2 - Mar 16
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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Black and white, or silver gelatin, printing is only one of the many processes artists use to create photographic images. There are many other methods used today, and some have been used for hundreds of years. Students in this class will experiment with alternative techniques such as cyanotypes, photo-montage, transfers, and photograms.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 23 - Jun 27
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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Wouldn't it be fun to know how to make your own paper? Have you ever thought about hand binding your own journal or sketchbook? This multi-faceted class will jumpstart the printer, papermaker, and bookbinder within you! Students will make piles of handmade paper to dye, bind into books, and use for printmaking. By the end, each student will have made a half dozen or more book structures (traditional and sculptural).

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 6 - Jul 10
9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (with an unsupervised 30-minute lunch)
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Remember your favorite pop-up book? This class is going to be a real page-turner! Students will craft their own handmade book while exploring exciting and unusual three-dimensional book forms that seem to come to life–like pop-up, flag, and tunnel books.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Jun 29 - Jul 2
9:00 a.m.-Noon
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Remember your favorite pop-up book? This class is going to be a real page-turner! Students will craft their own handmade book while exploring exciting and unusual three-dimensional book forms that seem to come to life–like pop-up, flag, and tunnel books.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Jun 29 - Jul 2
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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What does that creature under your bed look like? You haven't seen it? Good, because in this fun-filled class, students will be able to create their own playful creatures from their imaginations using different art techniques, such as painting, sculpting, sewing, and even marbling.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Aug 3 - Aug 7
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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Artist Alexander Calder made amazing mobiles–colorful and marvelous moving sculptures that hang from the ceiling. Students in this class will look at some of Calder's incredible creations and learn how to make their own mobiles by twisting and manipulating a variety of fun and unexpected materials.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 13 - Jul 17
9:00 a.m.-Noon
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