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Deepen techniques and explore new mediums in these one- or two-Day workshops designed for teens.

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Wednesday, September 27, 4:45-6:45pm | Every portfolio should reveal the personality of the artist. WIth this mixed media project, students can create a fun collage/drawing of themselves to show who they are and what they are all about. Paint, textured paper, magazines, text, and more will be used to make the student’s silhouette creating a fun explosion of color and personality.

200005

Start date: 09/27/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (9/27/2017-9/27/2017)

Materials Cost: $15.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Sunday, October 1, 1-3pm | It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Adventures in Comic Books! Have fun creating your own comic book adventures. Begin by creating your own character, then bring it to life through a comic book cover and single and multiple-panel stories. All materials provided.

200002

Start date: 10/01/17

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Weekly - Sun 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (10/1/2017-10/1/2017)

Materials Cost: $10.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Rich Hedden 



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Sundays, 1-3:30pm  Learn to paint/sculpt/carve and create “paintings” using the materials nature has so bountifully given us – leaves, sticks, bark, dirt, pebbles, found objects, etc. Painting and texturing the surface, learn how shapes and placement of objects can combine to make a gorgeous piece of artwork.

200003

Start date: 10/01/17

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Weekly - Sun 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM (10/1/2017-10/8/2017)

Materials Cost: $20.00

2 sessions.

Tuition: $100.00

Instructor : Julie Castillo 



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Wednesday, October 4, 4:45-6:45pm | Colleges want to know that you can draw the human form. Working from a clothed model, students will create multiple works focusing on both gestures and a fully rendered drawing. We will demonstrate techniques to accurately find proportions of the human form, various styles of gestural drawing, and shading with both graphite and charcoal. Students will learn how to compose several gestural drawings from short poses onto one page, along with a fully rendered drawing from a longer lengthed pose for an acceptable portfolio-quality piece.

200006

Start date: 10/04/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (10/4/2017-10/4/2017)

Materials Cost: $30.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Wednesday, October 11, 4:45-6:45pm | Create a world of your own in pastels taking inspiration from photos, life, and memory. Using toned paper as a base, students will layer dry pastels to achieve a textured life-like outdoor nature scene. We will demonstrate how to layer colors, achieve a crisp look with pastels, and other techniques.

200007

Start date: 10/11/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (10/11/2017-10/11/2017)

Materials Cost: $20.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Wednesday, October 18, 4:45-6:45pm | Color is a key element in a strong portfolio, so having a painting to show the student is aware of color theory, value, and brush-handling is a must! Brush up and create a colorful acrylic painting of a fun still life using various techniques such as wet-in-wet, dry brush, and glazes. The instructor will demonstrate various techniques, along with side by side instruction.

200008

Start date: 10/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (10/18/2017-10/18/2017)

Materials Cost: $20.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Wednesday, October 25, 4:45-6:45 | Depicting spatial illusion is crucial in drawing both structural and organic scenes. This workshop will allow students looking to add a technically pencil-drawn portfolio piece to their body of work. Create a two-point perspective scene following a demonstration given by the instructor. The focus of the class  will be on vanishing points and depicting an outdoor exterior urban space.

200009

Start date: 10/25/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (10/25/2017-10/25/2017)

Materials Cost: $15.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Wednesday, November 1, 4:45-6:45am | The 'dreaded' self portrait is always a strong portfolio piece! In this workshop, students will create an accurate drawing of themselves with the use of plum lines and measuring. We will use demonstrations and tips to enable students to achieve a strong, realistic self-portrait in graphite.

200010

Start date: 11/01/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (11/1/2017-11/1/2017)

Materials Cost: $15.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Wednesday, November 8, 4:45-6:45pm | A good portfolio should contain various observational drawings from life, not just from photographs. You will create an observational drawing in charcoal from a still life focusing on composition, textures, and a strong sense of values in this workshop.

200011

Start date: 11/08/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (11/8/2017-11/8/2017)

Materials Cost: $15.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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Sundays, 10am-4pm  Explore contemporary materials, techniques, and skills for painting on white China silk. Stretch silk, create and transfer designs, and use resists. Learn color mixing and layering, color setting, and presentation options. The instructor provides post workshop support and assistance to complete your paintings.

200004

Start date: 12/03/17

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Weekly - Sun 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (12/3/2017-12/10/2017)

Materials Cost: $50.00

2 sessions.

Tuition: $200.00

Instructor : Jim Cusmano  



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