Below is a summery of the Teen and Adult Art Classes offered at the HBAC for the FALL 2016 session. Visit HBSands.org to enroll online.
FALL 2016 Classes
NEW FALL CLASS
Art Exploration & Discovery Jim Ellsberry | 18+ yrs | Art Center Studio Explore common materials and new processes to find your artistic flow. Starting with spontaneous "automatic drawing" exercises, you'll build mixed-media projects using graphite, acrylic paints, papers and fabrics. Collage and assemblage, color, shape and design are emphasized. No prior skill, just be ready to explore, discover and have fun!
450148 4A 09/17/2016 - 10/15/2016 Sa 1:00P - 3:30P $112/$101 HBAC Member
450148 4B 11/05/2016 - 12/03/2016 Sa 1:00P - 3:30P $112/$101 HBAC Member
Art in the Afternoon Pati Kent | 12+ yrs | Art Center Studio This class is designed for beginning and intermediate students who would like to improve their drawing and painting skills. Color theory, drawing exercises, right brain exercises, and elements of art will be incorporated in this course. Students in this class will be eligible to participate in an Art Show. Materials list.
450103 4A 10/18/2016 - 11/22/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $132/$119 HBAC Member
Artist Presentations Kurt Weston | 18+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm Kurt Weston (MFA) instructs this class and will assist emerging and established artists to clearly articulate their artistic intent. Artists will be instructed on writing effective artists statements, creating their own Powerpoint presentations and refining their oral presentation skills. Some computer skills and Powerpoint for Windows or Mac required.
Free Discover Improv Workshop Brenda Glim | 7+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm We understand that taking the jump into improv is sometimes a scary thing to do, which is why we are excited to introduce our Free Discover Improv class! This workshop is a great introduction to what our beginning class is all about: listening, communication, creativity, and fun!
Beginning Improv Brenda Glim | 17+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm Improv is no joke! If you are looking for a fun, but highly effective way to be free from shyness, fear of speaking, perfectionism, fear based planning or just build more creativity into your life, improv training is an excellent way to break through in a fun and safe environment.
450145 4A 09/20/2016 - 10/11/2016 Tu 6:15P - 7:45P $71/$64 HBAC Member
450145 4B 10/25/2016 - 11/15/2016 Tu 6:15P - 7:45P $71/$64 HBAC Member
Digital Photography Beginning Kurt Weston | 16+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm The beginning digital photography class will help students gain fluency with the basic technical skills of digital photography as it relates to image making. Expect to expand your understanding of the medium, acquire basic technical skills, and pursue your own photographic vision while using the digital camera of your choice.
450109 4A 10/14/2016 - 11/18/2016 F 3:30P - 5:30P $96/$87 HBAC Member
Digital Photography Intermediate Kurt Weston | 16+ yrs| Art Multi Purpose Rm This intermediate class reinforces and enhances the basic concepts and skills acquired in the beginning digital photography class. Course emphasis is on the refinement of technical skills, technique, concept and development of a personal direction in photography. Theoretical, historical, and critical concerns will form part of our curriculum.
450110 4A 10/15/2016 - 11/19/2016 Sa 1:00P - 3:00P $96/$87 HBAC Member
Digital Photography Advanced Kurt Weston | 18+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm Today's lens-based artist has access to more image- capturing options and methods for creating images than ever before. The advanced class curriculum prepares artists to take full advantage of traditional and contemporary tools in pursuit of creating significant, conceptually rigorous artwork. Kurt Weston MFA will lead critiques and technical tutorials.
450136 4A 10/14/2016 - 11/18/2016 F 1:00P - 3:00P $96/$87 HBAC Member
Garden Mosaic on Stone Anne Marie Price | 12+ yrs | Art Center Studio Learn the art of mosaic with this beginning and intermediate class. Students will learn how to draw a design, cut glass, and create a mosaic on stone that is weather proof for home or garden. $25 materials fee due to instructor on first day of class. No Class 11/11/16.
450141 4A 09/16/2016 - 10/07/2016 F 3:30P - 5:30P $125/$113 HBAC Member
450141 4B 10/21/2016 - 11/18/2016 F 3:30P - 5:30P $125/$113 HBAC Member
Drop In Painting & Drawing Workshop Pati Kent | 12+ yrs | Art Center Studio These workshops are designed to be two fold. First you may come and bring work that you would like to finish, work on and get help with! Everything excluding oil paint. Secondly, you will be able to draw and paint from a still life on the model stand (no live models). The instructor will be available to give you individual instruction if you wish. This studio workshop will also include those who wish to work on portfolio pieces. Pick the date that works best for you or sign up for all six! Please bring your sketch book and bring your own materials please. Upon completion of art work, students may have the opportunity to be included in an art show.
450153 4A 09/13/2016 - 09/13/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
450153 4B 09/20/2016 - 09/20/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
450153 4C 09/27/2016 - 09/27/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
450153 4D 11/29/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
450153 4E 12/06/2016 - 12/06/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
450153 4F 12/13/2016 - 12/13/2016 Tu 2:45P - 4:15P $21/$19 HBAC Member
Group Guitar The RockBand Experience | 16+ yrs Art Multi Purpose Rm Have you ever wanted to be a rockstar? Well now's the time! Learn to play guitar from Mr Greg, and have fun playing your favorite songs in no time! Beatles, Rolling Stones, Green Day, Weezer, and so much much more! All levels and all ages are welcome, so don't delay and learn to play today! Full course runs from Sept 15 - Dec 8 and is payable in three installments ($85 tuition due before each class section begins on 9/15, 10/13, and 11/10), but will accept new students all season long! Walk-ins are welcome, but please register by 9/12 for best availability, and GET READY TO ROCK! No Class 1/25/16.
Landscape Painting in Oil Jim Ellsberry | 18+ yrs| Art Center Studio This is a class for continuing students and those with some oil painting experience, designed to further strengthen and develop the student's oil painting abilities. Color mixing, relationships of dark and light, composition and perspective are studied as we work from photo assignments.
450114 4A 09/21/2016 - 10/19/2016 W 9:30A - 12:00P $112/$101 HBAC Member
450114 4B 11/02/2016 - 11/30/2016 W 9:30A - 12:00P $112/$101 HBAC Member
Metal Clay Workshop Laura Moore | 13+ yrs | Art Center Studio Explore working with metal clay. This is a two-part workshop for beginners who want to learn the basics of working with metal clay. You will learn how to handle, form, fire, and polish a silver pendant or pair of earrings. You will learn how to make a mold and then use it to form your jewelry.
450129 4A 10/22/2016 - 10/29/2016 Sa 12:30P - 4:30P $86/$78 HBAC Member
Paint Pen Techniques Sam Bernal | 12+ yrs | Art Center Studio An easy to use medium, paint pens are a great way to express your creative side. Beginners to intermediate students will benefit from paint pen techniques, color theory, and basic drawing skills taught throughout the course.
450139 4A 09/14/2016 - 10/19/2016 W 6:00P - 7:45P $136/$123 HBAC Member
450139 4B 11/09/2016 - 12/14/2016 W 6:00P - 7:45P $136/$123 HBAC Member
Tai Chi (Yang Style) Makena Solutions LLC | 16+ yrs | Art Multi Purpose Rm Usually called "moving meditation," this ancient Chinese health class focuses on stress reduction, balance, increasing energy and flexibility. Tai Chi uses easy techniques on gentle, slow, repeated movements to improve health and well-being. Medical professionals recommend Tai Chi to improve balance, coordination, breathing, leg strength and relax mentally and physically at deep levels. Wear comfortable clothing. Class material and DVD included with $20 payed to instructor at the first class. Check payable to Makena Solutions LLC or Bing Luh.
450884 4A FREE DEMO 09/27/2016 10/04/2016 - 11/22/2016 Tu 10:30A - 11:45A $109/$99 HBAC Member
450884 4B FREE DEMO 09/28/2016 10/05/2016 - 11/23/2016 W 6:30P - 7:45P $109/$99 HBAC Member
Watercolor Basics Nancy Caldwell | 16+ yrs | Art Center Studio The goal of Watercolor Basics is to teach the student some basic watercolor painting techniques. These shall include washes, lifting, and textures. Basic composition, values, and understanding the paint shall be covered. This class is for beginning painters but will be a good review for the more advanced painters too. No Class 10/20/16.
Watercolor Painting Diane Merrill | 13+ yrs| Art Center Studio This class is for beginning to advanced students to learn the joys and pitfalls of watercolor painting. The focus will be on skills and techniques with weekly demonstrations and critiques. Materials list will be given on first day of class. Supplies will be provided by instructor on first day.
450116 4A 09/20/2016 - 10/25/2016 Tu 9:30A - 12:30P $114/$103 HBAC Member
450116 4B 11/08/2016 - 12/13/2016 Tu 9:30A - 12:30P $114/$103 HBAC Member
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