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Teens & Adults
Jan. 8 - Feb. 12
Tue. 7:30-8:30pm

Instructor: Cookie Bell
Warm up winter nights with fiery TANGO, the Latin dance style renowned for beautiful music, syncopated rhythms, and exciting moves. This six week session will introduce basic steps, proper posture, and correct dance holds of the dramatic and elegant American style Tango. Start off 2019 with sultry beats, Latin music & movement!

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Age 18 & up
(5 weeks) January 9 - February 6
Wed. 6:30pm-8:30pm

Instructor: Emily Thomson

This class will provide opportunity to draw the unclothed figure with guidance from the instructor. Live models will pose for both quick sketches and more detailed studies. We will explore gesture drawing, and the movement of line, physical proportion, and the interplay of light and shadow on the human form. Please bring your artist sketching pencils and charcoals, and an 18" x 24" drawing pad. Program is geared toward students with previous drawing experience: advanced beginners and intermediate students welcome. Course fee includes tuition and a $45 model fee.

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Teens & Adults
Jan. 9 - Jan. 30
Wed. 7:30-8:30pm

Instructor: Alan Golombek

Start off 2019 with sultry beats, Latin music & movement. Learn Salsa in an intensive 4-week session. Award-winning ballroom dancers Alan Golombek and wife Thuy will teach basic timing and footwork of this very festive and popular Latin Dance.

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Ages 7 -11
(5 Weeks)  Jan. 10 - Feb. 7
Thu. 6:30-8:30pm

Instructor: Nikki Osborne
Manga and Anime cartoon enthusiasts – here is your chance to design and build your own character in two and three dimensions! We will start with small sketches, learn to enlarge via image projection, make a pattern, and hand sew a soft sculpture representation of your creation. Learn some basic hand sewing techniques in this unique class!  Course fee includes tuition and $20 supply fee.

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Ages 15 to Adult
Jan. 12 - 26
Sat. 9:30am - 12:30pm

Instructor: Don Flory

Do you own a Digital SLR camera but feel you aren’t taking advantage of its capabilities? This class will help you understand what your camera has to offer. We’ll cover issues that are not unique to digital cameras, such as basic camera operations, exposure, light metering, depth of field, ISO settings, as well as issues that are unique to digital cameras such as navigating, jpeg versus raw, setting white balance, color correction, understanding the histogram and more. Each class will include photo walks in our neighborhood for guided practice working with your camera settings. All brands of DSLR camera are welcome.

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Ages 15 & up
January 12-26
Sat. 10:30-12:30pm

Instructor: Michele Frantz

Through a trio of 2 hour workshops, students will learn the basic techniques and supplies needed to get started in acrylics, watercolors and pastels. This class is the perfect overview for the beginner who wants to compare these media options, and would make a wonderful gift for budding artists!

Course Fee includes $20.00 supply fee.

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Ages 11 - 18
(10 Hours) Jan. 12 - Feb. 9
Sat. 2-4pm

Instructor: Lydia Bratton
What’s behind Manga & Anime? Why are these so popular? We will look at Japanese cartooning, learn a bit about the history & techniques and apply our skills into making creative and original Japanese frame-boards. Hand drawing and digital tablets may be utilized with a variety of widely accessible software programs, including Krita™, Manga Studio™, Paint Tool Sai™, and MediBang Paint Pro™.  Course fee includes $20 supply fee.

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Ages 5-7
(5 Weeks) Jan. 12 - Feb. 9
Sat. 3:00 – 4:45pm

Instructor:  Mary White
Are you in search of new opportunities to nurture the creativity in your little Picasso? In this class we will explore a variety of mediums and themes involving drawing, painting, collage, and sculpture geared toward the youngest student. Each child will learn to greater appreciate art and their own creative power. Course Fee includes tuition and supply fee.

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Ages 14-Adult
(3 Weeks) Jan. 14-Jan. 30
Mon. & Wed. 6-8 pm

Instructor: David Johnson
Do you want to be better at public speaking, nail a college or job interview or learn how to have the voice of a leading man or lady? If you answered yes to any of these then Stage Voice is a must-take class! Utilizing the work of renowned voice teacher, Arthur Lessac, students will develop the natural musicality to their voices as well as discover the healthiest way to speak, project, enunciate, etc. Used by famous actors such as Jim Parsons and Frank Langella, the Lessac work is the key to finding your own unique voice.

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Ages 7-11
January 14 - February 11
(5 weeks)
Mon. 6:30-8pm

Instructor:  Lydia Bratton
Improve your fundamental drawing skills with a wide array of lessons which will include the use of traditional art mediums (pencil, marker, pastels, etc.) and technology (drawing software, tablets.) Learn to recognize and proportionally represent edges, shapes, negative space, line, and shadow. Class may be taken multiple times; lessons will vary from session to session. Students new to drawing instruction will learn basic techniques; more advanced students will further develop skills & explore new directions..  Course fee includes $20.00 supply fee.

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