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Digital Photography Boot Camp

Instructor:  William Timmerman

Date/Time: Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

04/05/17-05/03/17

Description:

Learn how to take stunning photos by exploring the techniques of digital photography. This class is for all skill levels and there will be both discussion and real life application. Weather permitting; we will take field trips to Brackenridge Park to practice. Topics include composition, framing, aspect ratio, proper exposure, histograms, shooting in manual, and basic editing.

You must bring a DSLR camera to each class. Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom will be a valuable tool for the class, but not required.

$160.00

Drawing Dynamics for Teens and Adults (Session 1)

Instructor: Lynn Denzer

Thursday, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

04/06/17-05/04/17  (5 Weeks)

Description

Drawing can be simple, natural and fun.  If you can see you can draw.  Like Leonardo Da Vinci, your drawings can be a reflection of your experiment in seeing.  In this class you can approach your experiments in drawing with a delightful anticipation of discovery. Your teacher will guide you through basic to more thorough techniques to  draw from what you see and what you want to compose through your imagination..

 

Supply List –-suggested brands are in italics  
  • graphite pencils: 6-B, 8 or 9-B, 6-H, 4-H, 2-b (Kimberly) 
  • charcoal pencil (Prismacolor)
  • blending stump
  • colored pencils    (Prismacolor or Prang)
  • artist pen (waterproof) 2 of choice (Faber-Castel)
  • eraser
  • 2 sharpeners (separate one for colored pencils)
  • 2 sketch pads (9×12 and 11 x14)      (Strathmore)
    • one smooth pad and one rough (with assorted tints in one and one white)
$160.00

Drawing Dynamics for Teens and Adults (Session 2)

Instructor: Lynn Denzer

Thursday, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

05/11/17-06/08/17  (5 Weeks)

Description

Drawing can be simple, natural and fun.  If you can see you can draw.  Like Leonardo Da Vinci, your drawings can be a reflection of your experiment in seeing.  In this class you can approach your experiments in drawing with a delightful anticipation of discovery. Your teacher will guide you through basic to more thorough techniques to  draw from what you see and what you want to compose through your imagination..

 

Supply List –-suggested brands are in italics  
  • 6-B, 8 or 9-B, 6-H, 4-H, 2-b (Kimberly) 
  • charcoal pencil (Prismacolor)
  • blending stump
  • colored pencils    (Prismacolor or Prang)
  • artist pen (waterproof) 2 of choice (Faber-Castel)
  • eraser
  • 2 sharpeners (separate one for colored pencils)
  • 2 sketch pads (9×12 and 11 x14)      (Strathmore)
    • one smooth pad and one rough (with assorted tints in one and one white)
$160.00

Encaustics & Mixed Media (1st Session)

Instructor: Laura Rhodes

Thursday, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

04/06/17 – 05/04/17 (Most supplies covered in lab fee)

An Introduction to the world of Encaustic Painting.

Encaustic is a wax based paint (composed of beeswax, resin and pigment), which is kept molten on a heated palette. It is applied to an absorbent surface and then reheated in order to fuse the paint.

In this workshop you will be introduced to this wonderful and unique art medium that dates back centuries, and get acquainted with  some of the many techniques utilized to create artwork on different substrates.  We will produce work that will range from abstract to representational, painting in molten wax.

No previous experience required just the desire and willingness to have fun and let your imagination take the lead.

Most supplies will be provided and are covered by a lab fee.  We will discuss any extra materials needed the first day of class.

 Lab Fee: $30

$160.00

Encaustics & Mixed Media (2nd Session)

Instructor: Laura Rhodes

Thursday, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

05/11/17 – 06/08/17 (Most supplies covered in lab fee)

An Introduction to the world of Encaustic Painting.

Encaustic is a wax based paint (composed of beeswax, resin and pigment), which is kept molten on a heated palette. It is applied to an absorbent surface and then reheated in order to fuse the paint.

In this workshop you will be introduced to this wonderful and unique art medium that dates back centuries, and get acquainted with  some of the many techniques utilized to create artwork on different substrates.  We will produce work that will range from abstract to representational, painting in molten wax.

No previous experience required just the desire and willingness to have fun and let your imagination take the lead.

Most supplies will be provided and are covered by a lab fee.  We will discuss any extra materials needed the first day of class.

 Lab Fee: $30

$160.00

Intro to Encaustics (1st Session)

Instructor: Laura Rhodes

Saturday, 12:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

04/08/17 – 05/06/17 (Most supplies covered in lab fee)

An Introduction to the world of Encaustic Painting.

Encaustic is a wax based paint (composed of beeswax, resin and pigment), which is kept molten on a heated palette. It is applied to an absorbent surface and then reheated in order to fuse the paint.

In this workshop you will be introduced to this wonderful and unique art medium that dates back centuries, and get acquainted with  some of the many techniques utilized to create artwork on different substrates.  We will produce work that will range from abstract to representational, painting in molten wax.

No previous experience required just the desire and willingness to have fun and let your imagination take the lead.

Most supplies will be provided and are covered by a lab fee.  We will discuss any extra materials needed the first day of class.

 Lab Fee: $30

$160.00

Intro to Encaustics (2nd session)

Instructor: Laura Rhodes

Saturday, 12:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

05/13/17 – 06/10/17 (Most supplies covered in lab fee)

An Introduction to the world of Encaustic Painting.

Encaustic is a wax based paint (composed of beeswax, resin and pigment), which is kept molten on a heated palette. It is applied to an absorbent surface and then reheated in order to fuse the paint.

In this workshop you will be introduced to this wonderful and unique art medium that dates back centuries, and get acquainted with  some of the many techniques utilized to create artwork on different substrates.  We will produce work that will range from mixed media abstract to representational painting in wax.

No previous experience required just the desire and willingness to have fun and let your imagination take the lead.

Most supplies will be provided and are covered by a lab fee.  We will discuss any extra materials needed the first day of class.

 Lab Fee: $30

$160.00