Teen/Adult Art Classes

Adult & Teen Clay with Debra Gregory

Teen/Adult | $125 (6 week session)

Put on your creative hat and come play in clay with Debra Gregory as your guide. You’ll have fun creating pots by hand building and wheel throwing. This course introduces beginning students to clay and provide experienced clay enthusiasts advanced techniques. Clay may be purchased through the Fine Arts Center for $25 per bag.

Thursday Mornings | 10:00 am-12:00 pm

#107 | Session 1: Sept. 13, 20, 27; Oct. 4, 11, 18 | Register by September 6
#108 | Session 2: Oct. 25, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 30 (please note November 30 is a Friday) & Dec. 6 | Register by October 18

Monday Evenings | 6:30-8:30 pm

#105 | Session 1: Sept. 17, 24; Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 | Register by September 10
#106 | Session 2: Oct. 29; Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26; Dec. 3 | Register by October 22

Tuesday Clay: Hand-Building & More with Anne Schultz

Teen/Adult | $105 (5 week session #109) | $165 (8-week session #110)

Get your hands in the clay! This fun class focuses on classic and contemporary methods of pinching, coiling, rolling and glazing clay, to create useful and decorative pottery for the home. All skill levels welcome. A wheel throwing demonstration will be included. Pots are kiln fired at the end of the session. Clay may be purchased through the Fine Arts Center for $25 per bag.

Tuesdays | 11:00 am-1:00 pm

#109 | Session 1: Sept. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2, 9 (5 weeks)  -  Register by September 4
#110 | Session 2: Oct. 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 13, 27; Dec. 4, 11 (8 weeks)  -  Register by October 9

Wednesday Clay: Wheel-Throwing & More with Anne Schultz

Teen/Adult | $105 (5 week session) | $165 (8 week session)

Enjoy making pottery on the potter’s wheel. Beginners learn the basics of wheel throwing, trimming and glazing pots progressively by making functional cups, bowls and vases. Intermediate/advanced students will learn wheel and hand-building techniques to make more complex projects and develop a personal style. Clay may be purchased through the Fine Arts Center for $25 per bag.

Wednesdays | Beginners: 9:00-11:00 am | Intermediate/Advanced 11:00 am-1:00 pm

#111 | Session 1: Sept. 12, 19, 26; Oct. 3, 10 (5 weeks) | Register by September 5
#112 | Session 2: Oct., 17, 24, 31; Nov. 7, 14, 28; Dec. 5, 12 (8 weeks) | Register by October 10

One Night of Clay with Anne Schultz

Adults | $30 materials included

Have you ever wanted to try making something in clay or do something different with friends? Come join in the fun of working with clay in a one-night experience, guided by potter, Anne Schultz. Your creation will be glazed in clear and fired by Anne, to be picked up at a later date. Space is limited, so register early!

Tuesdays | 6:30-8:30 pm

#113 | Session 1: Sept. 11 | Hand-Building
#114 | Session 2: Sept. 18 | Wheel-Throwing
#115 | Session 3: Sept. 25 | Hand-Building
#116 | Session 4: Oct. 2 | Wheel-Throwing

Register one week prior to class

Greetings with Style

Katie Willens | Adults | $70 per 6 week session

Long before e-mails & text messaging, communication was slower and the methods more deliberate. In this class, you will work on handmade paper creation, embellishment, & then manipulation into cards, journals, etc. Supplies be provided.

Tuesdays | 1:00-3:00 pm

#119 | Sept. 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 | Register by Sept. 18

Art in the Garden

Katie Willens | Teens/Adults | $40

Come jump start your spring planting by making your own one-of-a-kind, hypertufa planter. They are lighter than pure cement because of aggregate materials used and can be formed into interesting shapes. Their rough-formed finish is attractive in lots of garden settings. Please dress to get your hands wet & messy. Supplies provided.

#120 | Saturday 9:00 am-1:00 pm | Sept. 29 | Register by Sept. 21

Portrait Class Using a Live Model with Jeremy Butler

Ages 16+ | $125

Join Jeremy Butler as he leads you through the process of sculpting a portrait using a live model. Jeremy Butler is a renowned sculptor whose work has been displayed in exhibitions from London to Hong Kong and many places in between. His work is also found in many private collections around the globe, including the Tennis Hall of Fame here in the United States. Minimum 4 students; Maximum 8 students | Clay may be purchased through the Fine Arts Center for $25 per bag.

Tuesdays - 6:00-8:00 pm in the Drawing Studio

#117 | Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 13, 20 | Register by Sept. 23

Masks and Mandalas with Kristi Dodson

Ages 16+ | $100

Join your fellow classmates in exploring the various “masks” we wear in life as a means of avoidance or coping. Class will create a mask to depict the persona you wear most often. In the second session, individuals will use mandalas as a path toward authenticity & shedding the mask…a creative journey of self-discovery & enrichment. Students should bring preferred art supplies or found objects that speak to the student and a creative spirit.

#118 | Thursday, Oct. 4, 6:30-7:00 pm & Saturday, Oct. 6, 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Register by September

Knitting with Astrid and Betty

Adults only | $40 per 6-week session

Beginners or seasoned knitters, small class size means lots of personal attention no matter what your skill level. Create your own knitwear all under the watchful eyes of knitting experts and instructors Astrid Pederson and Betty Bingham. Learn some European techniques and ways to make your knitting go faster.

Tuesdays |10:00-11:30 a.m.

Session 1: September 4, 11, 18, 25; October 2, 9
Register by September 4

Session 2: October 16, 23, 30; November 6, 13, 20February 20, 27; March 6, 13, 20, 27
Register by October 9