Dust off your digital camera to finally use all the features, learn the functions of Photoshop, or discover how to edit video clips together into a professional-quality movie. You can learn all of this (and more!) in Digital Arts classes at The Arts Center.

Our instructors are experts that will help you master digital art and design that can be used at work and at home. It’s amazing what you can do with a little know-how and some hands-on practice.

 

Beginner

  • SOLD OUT! Using Your DSLR Camera: A Crash Course

    In this super condensed crash course students will be introduced to the basics of using a digital SLR camera. This workshop will define and clarify the functions that are found on most SLR cameras as well ...

    April 1, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X

    Learn the essentials of editing video and constructing a story in Final Cut Pro X. This course, aimed at beginners to editing video, will cover all the basic aspects of the editing process in Final Cut. Th...

    April 26, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Gaetano Vaccaro

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  • Photography 101

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most DSLR cameras, explore shooting techniques, and introduce digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn about depth...

    May 17, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Wildlife Photography

    Discover how to capture gorgeous images of wildlife in your own backyard and develop skills to take with you on your next travel adventure. Learn to study animal behavior, use specific camera techniques to...

    June 1, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Kim Clune

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  • Iphoneography

    We have them with us constantly; our phones are an extension of ourselves. In this workshop we will discover all the functions and features of our iPhone and iPad cameras. We will learn fun shooting techni...

    June 3, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Adobe Illustrator CC 101: A Crash Course

    In this super-condensed crash course, students will be introduced to Adobe Illustrator CC, the top program for creating vector graphics that can be scaled up or down infinitely. Adobe Illustrator is great ...

    June 4, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Benj Gleeksman

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  • Photography 101

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most DSLR cameras, explore shooting techniques, and introduce digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn about depth...

    June 5, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Using Your DSLR Camera: A Crash Course

    In this super-condensed crash course students will be introduced to the basics of using a DSLR camera. This workshop will define and clarify the functions found on most DSLR cameras as well as some basic p...

    June 10, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Adobe Illustrator CC 102: A Crash Course

    This intermediate crash course is geared toward people who have worked with Adobe design software before and want to gain an intermediate understanding of Adobe Illustrator. The course will focus on more i...

    June 11, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Benj Gleeksman

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  • Adobe InDesign CC: A Crash Course

    In this super-condensed crash course, students will be introduced to Adobe InDesign CC, the top creative document publishing program. InDesign is the perfect choice for making any document that needs creat...

    June 18, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Benj Gleeksman

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  • Travel Photography

    Make the most of your travel adventure BEFORE you depart. Quickly move beyond the act of taking snapshots and begin the conscious act of making art, from food to landscapes to architecture to people. Learn...

    June 29, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Kim Clune

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  • Photography 101

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most DSLR cameras, explore shooting techniques, and introduce digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn about depth...

    July 10, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Adobe Photoshop Masking/Compositing: Crash Course

    In this class, students will begin by learning proper techniques for masking, selecting objects, and creating adjustment layers for the purpose of composting and working confidently in Photoshop. The secon...

    July 23, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Benj Gleeksman

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  • Landscape & Nature Photography

    Learn what it takes to capture the world around you in the most beautiful way possible, from sweeping landscapes to close-ups of beautiful details. Discover the technical differences between shooting wide ...

    July 26, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Kim Clune

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  • Adobe CC: Lightroom & Photoshop Crash Course

    In this class, participants will learn to use Lightroom and Photoshop, photo editing programs, found in Adobe's Creative Cloud. We will address workflow options, syncing between the two programs, and basic...

    August 5, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Using Your DSLR Camera: A Crash Course

    In this super-condensed crash course students will be introduced to the basics of using a DSLR camera. This workshop will define and clarify the functions found on most DSLR cameras as well as some basic p...

    August 6, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • HTML/CSS using Adobe Dreamweaver: Crash Course

    In this introductory class, students will work with Adobe Dreamweaver to learn the basics of setting up web pages. Topics covered will include page structure and tagging, using images, creating links, styl...

    August 13, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Benj Gleeksman

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Intermediate

  • Fashion & Beauty Photography

    In this intense workshop, participants will be exposed to the foundation of Fashion and Beauty Photography. Working with industry leading hair and makeup, participants will see what it is like to be behind...

    April 8, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • NEW START DATE! Macro Photography on Location

    In this one day workshop students will explore the world of macro photography while on location shooting a variety of interesting subjects. We will first meet at the art center to go over the basics of sho...

    May 6, 2017 — 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Adobe CC: Lightroom & Photoshop

    In this class, participants will learn to use Lightroom and Photoshop, photo editing programs, found in Adobe's Creative Cloud. We will address workflow options, syncing between the two programs, and basic...

    June 20, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Macro Photography

    In this one-day workshop students will explore the world of macro photography while on location shooting a variety of interesting subjects. We will first meet at the Art Center to go over the basics of sho...

    July 15, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Photography 102

    Students will expand on the basic photography skills taught in Photography 101 and gain exposure to a variety of “real world” situations to better improve their images. Students will also be introduced...

    July 20, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Introduction to Photojournalism

    Students will learn how to approach a subject with a photojournalist's eye. In this class, students will discover how to overcome the fear of photographing people up close, how to gain access, and how to j...

    July 22, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Cindy Schultz

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  • Posing and Portrait Principals: A Crash Course

    In this crash course participants will be introduced to a variety of techniques to create a variety of portraits and portrait styles, including styled, unscripted, and environmental. Participants will be i...

    July 29, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Documentary Photography

    In this workshop, students will learn about documentary photography. We will discuss the history and challenges of long-term projects as we view some examples. We'll share suggestions on how to get started...

    August 12, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Cindy Schultz

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