Beginner

  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    June 29, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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  • Introduction to Furniture Making

    This course is an introduction to the practical application of the basic knowledge of wood, using hand and power tools to make standard furniture joinery. This class involves the use of hand and power tool...

    July 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Stained Glass I

    This course is an introduction to basic stained glass techniques and will explore Tiffany Foil aspects of two-dimensional stained glass construction, including preliminary work, glass cutting, soldering a...

    July 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    July 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Introduction to Pottery

    Explore the possibilities of clay in this introductory studio course in ceramics. Lectures, demonstrations, wheel throwing and hand-building will be used to explore the aesthetic, sculptural, and functiona...

    July 6, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Cara Nisbeth

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  • Stained Glass Boot Camp

    Learn the basics of this art form during this week long boot camp for adults, including stained glass design and construction, glass cutting, copper foiling, soldering, and cleaning. Design and color theor...

    July 11, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Our experienced and approachable...

    July 13, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    July 13, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Create a Stained Glass Panel

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    July 16, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Ceramics Studio Boot Camp for Beginners

    It’s time for you to take the time for yourself, and spend an intense week learning a creative craft. In this week long Boot Camp for beginners you’ll have time to focus in on the exciting possibilitie...

    July 18, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Jewelry and Metalsmithing 101

    This is an introductory course covering the fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of metal jewelry. You will be introduced to piercing, filing, soldering, and polishing workin...

    July 25, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    July 27, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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  • Introduction to Letterpress

    Come experience the hands on process of printing type and graphics used in ancient Chinese scrolls, Gutenberg’s Bible, and all printed matter until the 20th century. This intensive workshop covers all th...

    July 30, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeremy Chapline

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  • Stained Glass Hummingbird Figurine Workshop

    Come join us at The Arts Center and create a beautiful hummingbird figurine in an afternoon! In this beginner-friendly workshop, you will learn basic stained glass techniques while creating your figurine. ...

    July 31, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Stained Glass Lamp Boot Camp

    Create a beautiful stained glass lampshade while learning the basics of this art form during this week long boot camp for adults, including stained glass design and construction, glass cutting, copper foil...

    August 1, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Ceramics Exploration: Community Inclusion Project

    Join us in the clay studio for this hands on class in all things clay! Great for the beginner who wants to focus on handbuilding and get to know what it’s like to work in this expressive medium. ...

    August 12, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • Create a Stained Glass Panel

    No matter what your level of experience may be, you can create a beautiful stained glass panel! If you are a beginner you will choose from four available designs, learn how to cut glass, assemble, foil and...

    August 13, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Repainting to Repurpose with Funcycled!

    Do you love watching makeover shows? Have you been wanting to spruce up your furniture? One fun way to create the new furniture trend is with a coat of paint! Come let us step you through the painting tech...

    August 17, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah and John Trop

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  • Introduction to Letterpress

    Come experience the hands on process of printing type and graphics used in ancient Chinese scrolls, Gutenberg’s Bible, and all printed matter until the 20th century. This intensive workshop covers all th...

    August 27, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Jeremy Chapline

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  • Introduction to Pottery

    This is an introductory studio class in stoneware ceramics. Through lectures, wheel throwing, and hand-building, students will explore the aesthetic, sculptural, and functional possibilities of clay. Techn...

    October 3, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Stained Glass I

    This class is an introduction to basic stained glass techniques and will explore Tiffany Foil aspects of two-dimensional stained glass construction, including preliminary work, glass cutting, soldering an...

    October 3, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Stained Glass I

    This class is an introduction to basic stained glass techniques and will explore Tiffany Foil aspects of two-dimensional stained glass construction, including preliminary work, glass cutting, soldering an...

    October 3, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Theresa Faul

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  • Jewelry I

    This is an introductory course covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing, soldering and polishing....

    October 5, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco Levin

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  • Introduction to Furniture Making

    This course is an introduction to the practical application of the basic knowledge of wood, using hand and power tools to make standard furniture joinery. This class involves the use of hand and power tool...

    October 6, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Hollis Allison

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  • Introduction to Pottery

    This is an introductory studio class in stoneware ceramics. Through lectures, wheel throwing, and hand-building, students will explore the aesthetic, sculptural, and functional possibilities of clay. Techn...

    October 6, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Introduction to Furniture Making

    This class is an introduction to the practical application of basic knowledge of wood, using hand and power tools to make standard furniture joinery. This class involves the use of hand and power tools re...

    October 8, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Jewelry I

    This is an introductory course covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing, soldering and polishing....

    October 8, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Gail Bossalini

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Intermediate

  • Ceramics Studio Boot Camp

    It’s time for you to take the time for yourself and spend an intense week practicing a creative craft. In this week-long Boot Camp you’ll have time to focus in on the exciting possibilities of ceramic ...

    June 27, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Jewelry II

    An advanced course in metalworking and jewelry design. Students will refine basic skills and explore advanced techniques. Stone setting, forming, and fabricating skills will expand the student's knowledge ...

    July 5, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco Levin

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  • Woodworking 102

    In this longer extension of Woodworking 101, students will use the knowledge acquired to create projects based on their own personal preferences and skill level. Using the hand and power tools in our wood ...

    July 18, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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  • Jewelry II

    This is an advanced course in metalworking and jewelry design that will allow students to refine basic skills and explore advanced techniques. Stone setting, forming and fabricating skills will expand the...

    October 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco Levin

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  • Advanced Furniture Making

    In this course, students will engage in the study and practice of advanced techniques of furniture making. Properties of various woods and inlay processes will be taught. Focus will be on the aesthetics of...

    October 8, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Robert W. Kehn

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Advanced

  • Independent Study in Clay

    This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced clay student to realize a personal goal in clay. Working independently, students will pursue their own ceramic project objectives with John Visser, who ha...

    June 30, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Advanced Pottery

    This course will seek to further identify the individual voice of the student potter. Participants will be challenged with problem solving exercises and will be guided to find ways to personalize their cre...

    July 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Advanced Study in Wheel Throwing

    This advanced level class will improve students technical mastery on the wheel. Demonstrations of advanced throwing techniques will include a variety of different kinds of vessels. This intense and focuse...

    July 6, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Jewelry III: Stone Setting

    Techniques of setting cabochon and faceted stones in both handmade and commercial settings will be taught in this course. Construction of bezel and basket settings for round - and fancy - shaped stones wil...

    October 3, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco Levin

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  • Advanced Pottery

    This class is a continuing development of pottery techniques with a refinement in both technical and aesthetic pursuits. The emphasis in this class will be to bring students' skills to a point where the c...

    October 4, 2016 — 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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