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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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We've got a soft spot for fuzzy, squishy, huggable, adorable MONSTERS! This class offers a chance for students to use their imaginations, and some basic sewing skills, to create their own monster stuffed animal.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 22 - Jun 26
9:00 a.m.-Noon
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We've got a soft spot for fuzzy, squishy, huggable, adorable MONSTERS! This class offers a chance for students to use their imaginations, and some basic sewing skills, to create their own monster stuffed animal.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 22 - Jun 26
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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When you see a box of Legos, do you get excited about all the things you could make? What if you saw a huge box of wood scraps? What would you make out of them? This week, artists will explore different ways of building creatures, people, and robots in their habitat using found pieces of wood.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 27 - Jul 31
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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This course examines through various lenses the ways in which contemporary events circulate in the news, from hard-copy newspapers to online blogs, from trained journalists to eyewitness observers, and from social media venues to emerging media forms. Individuals in this course will engage deeply with the local, national, and international news and will explore the many sides to contemporary issues, covering a range of events, topics, and regions.

Online - Asynchronous
Aug 24 - Dec 11
Online - Asynchronous
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Do you love to draw? Would you like to improve your skills and feel more confident in drawing? In this exciting class, students will dive deep into the world of drawing, exploring both Old Master drawings, from the likes of Rembrandt and Seurat to contemporary artists such as Korean artist Il Lee, who uses thousands of ballpoint pens to make his large-scale works.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 13 - Jul 17
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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Students in this class will have fun while learning the challenging skill of drawing from observation. Short drawing exercises will give students the confidence and ability to tackle more finished works of art.

Tuesday, Thursday
Jun 16 - Jul 9
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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For generations, the transformative and magical powers of traditional folktales and fairytales have defined and shaped identities and character. Indeed, these literary forms have become part of everyday culture. During the semester, students in this course examine why these tales have had such staying power, the controversies that have surrounded them, and how they relate to the historical, political, and social issues of their times.

Online - Asynchronous
Aug 24 - Dec 11
Online - Asynchronous
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This class will offer an introduction to stop-motion animation, covering frame by frame techniques and basic concepts of this traditional and very hands-on style of animation. The instructor will share behind the scenes videos of animations that use stop-motion animation techniques and will provide an overview of DragonFrame, the stop motion capture program. Students will dig into the fundamentals of animation by learning about frame rate and basic animation principles, such as squash and stretch, ease-in/ease-out, anticipation, and more.

Monday
Jun 1 - Jun 15
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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