Arts & Crafts

Basic Calligraphy

Now you can turn those invitations, thank you cards, and favorite quotes into works of art. If you always wanted to learn the art & craft of Calligraphy, this class is for you. Calligraphy is a skill that can be learned with desire, practice and proper instruction.

Wednesdays, 2/5-2/26, 6-8pm, Richland, $89, ZAC 072
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Bob Ross Style Oil Painting

Even if you’ve never painted before, you can learn the Bob Ross style of painting with Bob Ross Certified Instructor, Al Just! A different painting will be done each class. Click the links below to see the paintings that will be completed. Please bring with you: lunch, a 12×16 canvas, paper towels, baby wipes, and old rags.

Winter Scene – Saturday, 2/29, 9am-3pm, Richland, $60, ZAC 070.01
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Reflection Scene – Saturday, 3/21, 9am-3pm, Richland, $60, ZAC 070.02
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Cake Decorating Basics

Learn the basics of cake decorating in this hands-on class! You will learn how to ice a cake, make several common borders, roses, and piping techniques. Bring one 8” round cake. All other supplies are provided.

Wednesday, 3/18, 6:30-8:30pm, Richland, $45, ZAC 064.01
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Wednesday, 4/15, 6:30-8:30pm, Richland, $45, ZAC 064.02
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Drawing Realistic Figures

In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of figure drawing while working from a live model. Proportional sighting, handling of materials, and how to capture the elusive gesture of an entire pose in a single fluid line will be covered.

Mondays, 4/13-5/4, 5:45-8:45pm, Richland, $85, ZAC 074
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Introduction to Portrait Drawing

If you’ve never drawn another person outside of a smiley face or stick figure but always wanted to try, join us! Learn observational drawing techniques and basic facial anatomy to bring your hand-drawn portraiture to life! Please bring pencils and drawing paper with you.

Mondays, 3/2-3/9, 5:45-8:45pm, Richland, $45, ZAC 073
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The Wonders of Watercolors

Have you ever wondered what illustrators, comic book artists, and fine art painters see in a pan of watercolors that others might not? Join Kyle Reidmiller, MFA, and explore techniques using one of the oldest mediums know to humankind.

Mondays, 3/16-3/30, 5:45-8:45pm, Richland, $65, ZAC 075
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The Basics of Zentangle with Gloria Vatavuk

The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. It increases focus and creativity, provides artistic satisfaction, and an increased sense of personal well-being. The Zentangle Method is enjoyed all over the world, across a wide range of skills, interests and ages. We believe that life is an art form and that our Zentangle Method is an elegant metaphor for deliberate artistry in life.

Wednesdays, 3/4-3/25, 6-8pm, Richland, $65, ZAC 065
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Next Steps to Renaissance Zentangle

This continuation course will introduce how the Zentangle Method and components of this Renaissance drawing technique come together. You will become familiar with the techniques that will give your work that recognizable Renaissance look and feel. Explore tangles from a new angle. Materials provided.

Wednesdays, 4/1-4/29 (no class 4/8), 6-8pm, Richland, $65, ZAC 066
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