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The Creativity Center 2016

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Open Life Drawing Session With Modelmarathon2 Fee: on a donation basis. Monitored life drawing session (no instructor) offered to all. Pay what you wish. Open to the public and all enrolled students.Friday June 3, 2016  9:30 am – 11:30 am

Friday July 15, 9:30 am – 11:30 pm

Beginning Drawing
Most art starts with drawing. From quick sketches to detailed compositions, cover the basics of shading, crosshatching, proportion and size. Learn to use shape, line and texture.5 Tuesdays, May 25 – June 21
1:00 – 4:00 pmDrawingClass small
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
B. Waldman

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5 Thursdays, May 26 – June 23
6:00 – 9:00 pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
J. Cianflone

Drawing Workshop
Expand your knowledge of drawing. Gain skills by using soft and hard pencils, charcoal and other materials5 Tuesdays June 28 – July 26
1:00pm – 4:00pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
B. Waldman

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5 Thursdays, June 30 – July 28
6:00 – 9:00pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
J. Cianflone

Fun with Watercolor
In this class beginning level students will explore the unique and beautiful qualities of watercolor! Basic techniques will be covered such as washing, gradients, and correcting mistakes.

4 Mondays, May 23 – June 13
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$144 + $8.25 registration fee.
E. VelasquezOR

5 Mondays, June 27 – July 25
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
$180 + $8.25 Registration fee.
E. Velasquez

Watercolor WorkshopOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
This class is suitable for students who know the basics of watercolor painting but want to develop their skills. Color mixing, and individual projects will be emphasized.

5 Tuesdays, June 28 – 26
6:00 – 9:00 pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
J. Cianflone

Master Class in Painting
An advanced painting class for students with previous painting experience. Students will further develop and explore subject and style in a supportive environment. Discussions and presentations on contemporary artists and themes will also be a component in each class.

5 Thursdays, May 26 – June 23
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Fee: $180 + $8.25 Registration fee
D. FoxOR

5 Thursdays, June 30 – July 28
1:00 – 4:00pm
Fee: $180 + 8.25 registration fee

Introduction to Ceramicspottery cropAll levels are welcome in this hand building and wheel throwing ceramics class. Explore making functional pottery forms, such as bowls, cups, vases etc

5 Tuesdays, May 24 – June 21 OR June 28 – July 26
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
D. HughesOR

5 Thursdays, May 26 – June 23 OR June 30 – July 28
1:00 – 4:00pm
$300 + $8.25 registration fee.
D. Hughes

Beadingbead cropThis introductory course will explore basic beading techniques. Students will learn to make jewelry pieces using seed beads of different sizes, shapes and materials. No experience needed. A materials list will be provided upon registration.4 Thursdays, May 26 – June 23
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
$144 + $8.25 registration fee.
J. Johnson
The Photo Essay
A photo essay is a series of photographs that’s intended to tell a powerful story, or evoke a series of emotions in the viewer by exploring the human condition, social or political issues, or the character of places and events. Tell a story from your point of view through a photo essay as you learn to unify your images through a conceptual approach to the subject matter.5 Wednesdays, May 25 – June 22
2:00 – 5:00pm
Fee: $180 + $8.25 registration fee

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5 Wednesdays, June 29 – July 27
2:00 – 5:00pm
Fee: $180 + $8.25 registration fee

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY
Venture into the streets of New York City to capture the vitality of the city through photography. The instructor will guide students on perfecting their compositional skills, lighting techniques and developing a story in one shot.

3 Saturdays
2:00pm – 5:00pm
Fee: $140 + $8.25 reg. fee, W. Bernard

The Digital Image
Students will learn the fundamentals of digital photography through hands on projects. The emphasis of each project will be on observation, composition, and design, which will help students create dynamic and exciting photographs. Students are welcome to use any type of camera they wish.

5 Thursdays, June 30 – July 28
2:00 – 5:00 pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee.
W. Bernard

Sculpture Workshop

This class will explore a variety of techniques and materials. Students are encouraged to develop personal projects under the guidance of the instructor. All levels are welcome. _

5 Wednesdays, May 25 – June 22
9:30am – 12:30pm
$180 + $8.25 registration fee
R Mineo

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4 Tuesdays, June 28 – July 28
9:30am – 12:30pm
$144 + $8.25 registration fee
R Mineo

Introduction to Printmakingliz prints smallThis class is an introduction to printmaking techniques. Students will explore monotype, woodcut, linocut, collograph and dry point. Through practice and experimentation, students will learn to find the appropriate printing techniques to express their ideas.

5 Thursdays, May 26 – June 23
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Fee: $180 + $8.25 registration fee
D. Fox

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5 Thursdays, June 30 – July 28
9:30am – 12:30pm
Fee: $180 +  $8.25 registration fee
D. Fox