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Independence Day - NAC CLOSED

July 4, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Figure Drawing and Painting Begins

Presented By: Karina Kadiyska

This class will be dedicated to studying human proportions, movement, topical muscles, with a focus on expression through value, color, composition, and markmaking.
8 Tuesdays, 7/5-8/23

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July 5, 2016 from 6:15 PM to 9:15 PM

Fee: $435.00

Perspective Drawing Begins

Presented By: Karina Kadiyska

Start with a study of basic perspective and move quickly into analytical drawing where student will draw complicated objects, as well as furniture in the interior space. No previous experience necessary.
8 Thursdays, 7/7-8/25

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July 7, 2016 from 6:15 PM to 9:15 PM

Fee: $350.00

Painting: Oil and Acrylic Begins

Presented By: Tanya Harsch

This is a perfect class for students of any level. Work at your own pace while receiving individual instruction and critique. Explore technique, color theory, and composition.
8 Thursdays, 7/7-8/25

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July 7, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $350.00

Tapestry Weaving Begins

Presented By: Kelly Knight

Learn to weave on a portable frame loom. Explore traditional tapestry weaving, as well as non traditional techniques and materials. Build skills to prepare you for more advanced techniques. Gain knowledge and experience to continue exploring the process on your own.
6 Tuesdays, 7/12-8/16

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July 12, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $260.00

Drawing & Painting the Figure and Beyond Begins

Presented By: Robert Siegelman

Work from a live model in an encouraging and supportive environment, and discover new ways to approach your art making. Students are welcome to work in drawing and or painting to expand their range, as they choose. Each session will have a nude model. In this class we will experiment with a variety of possibilities, and seek new ways in which to develop ones work. We will see how the figure can be utilized as a focus or a point of departure. Looking at and talking about the work in progress will be emphasized to make the studio an art making community. The class is open to participants at any level, from those who haven’t drawn before (or haven’t in years) to the experienced artist. Have fun drawing, while being introduced to new challenges.
3 Tuesdays, 7/12-7/26

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July 12, 2016 from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Fee: $165.00

Ceramics Workshop (Tues.) Begins

Presented By: Julie Fox

Express yourself with clay. Perfect for students who wish to purse individual interests in a relaxed atmosphere. All work will be fired and glazed.
6 Tuesdays, 7/12-8/16

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July 12, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $305.00

Ceramics Workshop (Wed.) Begins

Express yourself with clay. Perfect for students who wish to purse individual interests in a relaxed atmosphere. All work will be fired and glazed.
6 Wednesdays, 7/13-8/17

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July 13, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $305.00

Mixed Media Collage

Presented By: Sarah Kahn

Bask in warmth as we mix, discover and paint with melty summer colors. Learn some basics of color-mixing, and venture into new color palettes. Create mixed-media pieces using a plethora of materials and innovative techniques. Indulge your senses in the new and unfamiliar. Come play! No past art experience required.
2 Thursdays, 7/14 & 7/21

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July 14, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Fee: $105.00

Natural Dye: Rust Staining

Presented By: Kelly Knight

Explore the truly unique effects that can be achieved on fabric and paper when you combine rusty objects with tea, wine, vinegar and more.
2 Thursdays, 7/14 & 7/21

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July 14, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $85.00

Intensive Drawing Workshop

Presented By: Chuck Holtzman

Experience the act of drawing as a tool for exploration and discovery. Students will be encouraged to integrate preconceptions about drawing with experimenting in new territories. Develop your own individual approach, testing the limits of your imagination using drawing techniques and observation skills to communicate your ideas. Class time will be devoted to drawing and group discussions to share ideas and perspectives and to collectively create a force which will bring focus and provide direction.
4-Day Workshop, Mon.-Thurs., 7/25-78/28
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July 25, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Fee: $300.00

Binding and Stitching with Indigo

Presented By: Kelly Knight

Experience the magic of dyeing with indigo. Using traditional and experimental techniques, you'll stitch and bind fabrics to create patterns that cannot be achieved any other way. This workshop will include instructions for setting up your own indigo vat at home.
2 Thursdays, 8/4 & 8/11

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August 4, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $85.00

Drawing and Painting Pet Portraits

Presented By: Katherine Miller

Discover how to sketch and paint your favorite pet or animal in a realistic or abstract way. Find out how to select the best source photo for your piece, and learn easy ways to sketch and transfer images to your canvas or paper. Using pencil, charcoal and/or acrylic paints students will learn how to mix colors to create shade, fur, features of expression, whiskers, and layers of colors to create special effects, shapes and dimensions.

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August 17, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $35.00

Natural Dye: Eco-Prints

Presented By: Kelly Knight

Make beautiful impressions on fabric using plants from your kitchen, yard or neighborhood.
2 Thursdays, 8/18 & 8/25

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August 18, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Fee: $85.00

Early Registration for Fall Ends 8/22

Early Registration for Fall Classes Ends 8/22!

August 22, 2016 at 11:59 PM

Labor Day - NAC Closed

September 5, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Fall Term Begins

September 12, 2016 from 9:30 AM to 9:30 PM

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