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The World of Art
ART E00 Survey of Art
Survey of art history: View selections from selected time periods, selected artists or lines of development. Gallery tour schedules may change due to venue schedules.
9582 9a-10:50a Fri 1227 #107 Valerie Taylor
Develop a capacity for observation, analysis and inquiry. View art across diverse cultures and time periods, subject matter and media within the social historical context of art production.
9501 11a–12:50p Tue ITINERARY Cheryl Walker
Field trips to galleries, museums, studios and site-specific works of art. First meeting only at 1227 2nd St. to receive the itinerary.
ART E06 Artistic Expression through Gardening
9502 10a–11:50a Tue ITINERARY James Jaeger
Meet first at SE corner 24th & Marguerita, north of Montana, to receive the itineraries.
ART E15 Drawing
9504 12:30p–2:45p Fri 1227 #204 Catherine Tirr
Drawing in color media: Beginning and advanced techniques using colored pencils and pastels to draw still–life studies, landscapes and cityscapes. Some drawing experience would be helpful.
9598 2p–4:15p Wed 1227 #205 Bruce Trentham
Drawing and painting in pastel. Explore the medium in still–life, landscapes and cityscapes.
ART E16 Life Drawing Studio
9505 9a–11:50a Thu 1227 #204 Lynn Goodin
For beginners and others wanting to increase their skills. Includes lessons in anatomy, proportion, structure and expression. Short, medium and long poses.
9506 1p–3:50p Thu 1227 #204 Lynn Goodin
Painting the human form – long pose for painting.
ART E19 Painting
Painting: acrylics and oils, grounds, washes, layering, color mixing, and finishes.
9507 9a–11:50a Wed 1227 #204 Trenton Reynolds
Assignments are designed for the progressing student. A basic grasp of the fundamentals of painting is highly recommended.
ART E20 Drawing and Painting
Multimedia drawing and painting for persons at all levels of skill. Learn about space, line, value and color in a workshop atmosphere.
9589 9a–11:15a Mon 1227 #204 Jesse Benson
Drawing portraits in mixed media: This course focuses on drawing techniques. Capture the personality as you focus on the head, hands, and posture in drawings, paintings and assemblage.
9508 2p–4:15p Tue 1227 #204 Mary Pillot
Explore the art of painting with acrylics either transparently or opaquely on canvas or paper through still life. Use natural forms and abstraction. The emphasis is on personal creative interpretation.
ART E21 Painting /Drawing, Oil and Acrylic
9588 9a-11:15a Fri 1127 #205 Trenton Reynolds
Learn the techniques of classical and contemporary masters, new painting techniques and expand your visual vocabulary. Painting with oils or acrylics for persons of all levels. Learn the basic techniques. This class is offered in memory of Francis J. Abrahams.
ART E22 Watercolor
Come try a medium of brilliance and spontaneity. Learn basic techniques and equipment.
9509 9a–11:15a Tue 1227 #204 Fred Manseau
A techniques and methods class concentrating on the “how” of the medium: washes, brush strokes, color, value and composition. Designed for beginning watercolorists.
ART E24 Calligraphy
9510 9a-10:50a Fri BUNDY 217 Marie Lewis
Learn a variety of calligraphic hands.
ART E30 Watercolor Studio
9511 9a–11:50a Fri ITINERARY Catherine Tirr
An outdoor, “plein air,” class meeting at a variety of locations for instruction in techniques, composition, selection of subject, and quickly capturing a landscape. Critiques are at the easel. The 1st meeting is at Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave. at the Café for the itinerary.
9512 12p–2:50p Tue 1227 #205 Lynn Goodin
Watercolor, drawing, and design inspired by the beauty of nature and still life. Express yourself in watercolor. All levels are welcome.
9513 12p–2:50p Wed 1227 #204 Catherine Tirr
Studio watercolor covering the basics with a focus on strong composition and an understanding of the medium.
ART E80 Jewelry Making
Create jewelry projects using basic tools and simple methods.
9514 11:30a–1:45p Thu 1227 #205 Susan Ryza
Advanced: Projects for this section are more complex, new projects weekly. Students need to master basic jewelry skills and should contact the instructor prior to enrolling. email@example.com