THELMA SADOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Art

December 14, 2019

Clay Sculpture

Study form, proportion and scale while getting your hands dirty! In the clay sculpture class, we will learn about building armatures and how to manipulate clay to create unique sculptures using air dry clay. We will be doing portrait sculpture.…
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January 11, 2020

Landscape Painting

Learn how to paint realistic landscapes while exploring formal painting techniques and practices. You will be painting from reference photographs and learning about how to interpret what you see in paint. The class is open to students of all artistic…
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January 18, 2020

Portrait Drawing

Explore formal drawing techniques and portraiture. You will work from a photograph and learn about form, shape and value while developing skills that enhance your ability to interpret what you see into a drawing. The class is open to students…
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January 25, 2020

Relief Printmaking

Discover relief printmaking by planning, carving, and printing woodblocks. Throughout this engaging class, students will experiment with basic techniques in carving and inking, while learning the subtleties of hand printing multiple images. The class is open to students of all…
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February 1, 2020

Non-objective Drawing

Explore the universal and timeless appeal of abstraction through non-objective drawing. Learn about the formal elements of art while gaining insight into how to create engaging and thought provoking drawings. All materials are provided. Class size is limited. This class…
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February 8, 2020

Snow Sculpting

Instead of sitting and looking at the snow this winter, get creative with it and join us for a snow sculpting class! In this one hour hands-on class, learn the basic techniques for snow sculpting along with how to use…
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February 15, 2020

Portrait Painting

Learn the tradition of portrait painting through this in-depth class. You will study formal techniques and discover how to develop realistic paintings. You will paint a self-portrait using a mirror and learn about how to interpret what you see in…
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February 22, 2020

Pastel Drawing

See lines, shape and value come to life with pastel. Through this exploratory class, you will learn to about various approaches to drawing with pastel, discover new techniques and be encouraged to draw with invention and freedom of expression. The…
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February 29, 2020

Clay Sculpture

Study form, proportion and scale while getting your hands dirty! In the clay sculpture class, we will learn about building armatures and how to manipulate clay to create unique sculptures using air dry clay. The class is open to students…
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March 7, 2020

Portrait Drawing

Explore formal drawing techniques and portraiture. You will work from a photograph and learn about form, shape and value while developing skills that enhance your ability to interpret what you see into a drawing. The class is open to students…
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March 14, 2020

Abstract Painting

In this experimental class, you will learn to about various approaches to painting with acrylics, discover new techniques and learn about the formal elements of abstract painting. The class is open to students of all artistic levels. All basic materials…
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March 21, 2020

Non-objective Drawing

Explore the universal and timeless appeal of abstraction through non-objective drawing. Learn about the formal elements of art while gaining insight into how to create engaging and thought provoking drawings. All materials are provided. Class size is limited. This class…
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March 28, 2020

Watercolor Painting

See colors and shapes come to life with watercolor. Through this traditional painting class, you will learn to about various approaches to painting, explore new techniques and learn about painting what you see as we focus on painting a colorful…
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April 4, 2020

Mixed Media

The mixed media class is a group of artistic experiences rooted in one fundamental creative principle –providing you with a foundation that will inform and inspire your vision and imagination. We will explore line, color, texture, shape and pattern through…
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April 18, 2020

Charcoal Drawing

See lines, shape and value come to life with charcoal. Through this energetic class, you will learn to about various approaches to drawing with charcoal, explore new techniques and be encouraged to draw with invention and freedom of expression. The…
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April 25, 2020

Relief Printmaking

Discover relief printmaking by planning, carving, and printing woodblocks. Throughout this engaging class, students will experiment with basic techniques in carving and inking, while learning the subtleties of hand printing multiple images. The class is open to students of all…
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May 2, 2020

Landscape Painting

Through this traditional class, we will explore more formal painting techniques and practices. We will paint a landscape from a photograph and learn about translating and interpreting what we see into a painting. The class is open to students of…
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May 9, 2020

Pastel Drawing

See lines, shape and value come to life with pastel. Through this exploratory class, you will learn to about various approaches to drawing with pastel, discover new techniques and be encouraged to draw with invention and freedom of expression. The…
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