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Studio Arts: General Art Classes

Studio Arts Course

Adult Art Camp - In Person

Friday, June 3, 2022 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET

Why do the kids get to have all the fun? When you were younger, did you want to be an artist—but then life got in the way? Recapture the desire to explore a variety of media, to let loose, and to create your own original artwork in this three-day workshop.

Studio Arts Course

Creativity Seminar

Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET

Students in any studio art practice can spark the next step of their creative growth in this unique ideas-focused seminar. Exchange ideas, build confidence, give and receive feedback, and deal with common issues such as procrastination, creative blocks, flow, problem solving, and completion.

Studio Arts Course

Color Theory and Practice

Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. ET

Explore the basics of color theory including temperature, value, and harmony-creating color schemes. In three hands-on projects, learn to use a color wheel with tinting and toning, color charts, and color harmony studies.