Blog with WordPress

CLASS ID: 5T13
Date/Time: Monday, April 30, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Elise d’Entremont
Over 74 million sites use and depend on WordPress, the #1 blog website. Find out why and how to use WordPress for your blog website. Learn how to create, post, categorize and edit your free blog on WordPress.com. Don’t have an account? No problem. You can create one in class. Already have a WordPress blog? Learn about your statistics as well as tips and tricks to making the most of your WordPress blog. The world awaits you.

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Photographing Your Work

CLASS ID: 5T50
Date/Time: Call WBCA to schedule
Tuition: $30 per person for 30 minutes
Lars Samuelsson
Get your work professionally photographed by WBCA instructor and professional photographer Lars Samuelsson.  Lars will also teach you tips and tricks on how to best present your piece digitally. This service is useful for art show submissions, posting on social media, and more! Bring one work to photograph.  If you wish to have more than one piece photographed, there is a $5 fee per each additional piece.

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Open Studio: Artist to Artist

CLASS ID: 2T02
Date/Time: 13 Fridays, March 2 – May 18, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
*No class April 6

No Instructor
Get to know other artists. Grow in knowledge, support, and community by creating together in any medium. Work on your own project with your own supplies. No instruction will be provided; this is an opportunity for open studio with like-minded artists. Bringing snacks is encouraged. Registration is required to attend this class.

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Studio Coffee

CLASS ID: 5T09
Date/Time: 13 Fridays, March 2 – May 18, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

CLASS ID: 5T10
Date/Time: 6 Tuesdays, March 6 & 20, April 3 & 17, May 1 & 15, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Neil Johnston
Come to WBCA for coffee and discuss art, artists, techniques, and trends. Free with registration. Stay for open studio and make art.

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Soar! Mixed Media Mentoring

CLASS ID: 2T21
Date/Time: 4 Mondays, April 9 – 30, 9:30 AM – 11:45 AM

CLASS ID: 2T22
Date/Time: 3 Mondays, May 7 – 21, 9:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Susan Hartzell Vannelli
This class is for those who would like to complete a piece of art, an unfinished painting, pastel, watercolor, drawing, collage, or whatever! This instructor will mentor and help you with a new way of seeing your creative abilities, get you started on a new piece of work, and inspire you to press on and work in a series. Please bring supplies and a project. The instructor will have demonstrations each week for optional projects.

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Mentoring for All Mediums

CLASS ID: 2T24
Date/Time: 4 Mondays, April 9 – 30, 12:45 PM – 3:00 PM

CLASS ID: 2T25
Date/Time: 3 Mondays, May 7 – 21, 12:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Susan Hartzell Vannelli
This class is for those who would like to complete a piece of art, an unfinished painting, pastel, watercolor, drawing, collage, or whatever! This instructor will mentor and help you with a new way of seeing your creative abilities, get you started on a new piece of work, and inspire you to press on and work in a series. Please bring supplies and a project. The instructor will have demonstrations each week for optional projects.

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Photographic Technique & Critique

CLASS ID: 5T25
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 8, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Robert Cuerden & David Parker
This course will be an open discussion and critique of photographic skills and technology. Join Robert and David, along with an invited professional photographer, for a session of critique and review of their compositions. Time permitting, there will be an opportunity to do a photo walkabout at the art center and a critique of those images. Be prepared to complete assignments for following sessions. You are encouraged to bring a selection of up to 3 images (digital or prints), which will be reviewed by the instructors and class members in an open critique. Please email questions and/or requests to the instructors at rcuerden@mac.com and dave@davidaparker.com.

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Navigating the Contemporary Art World

CLASS ID: 5T51 *class ID change from catalog
Date/Time: Thursday, May 17, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Kathleen Hope
Kathleen will share her secrets to making a living as a full-time artist. She will talk about outdoor art shows, art trade shows, art gallery representation and many more subjects. Open for questions and answers.

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Private Technology Instruction Session

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CLASS ID: 5T11

Elise d’Entremont
Bring your own laptop, netbook, tablets or iPad for a private, customized instruction session one-on-one with a very knowledgeable and patient technology instructor. No geek talk, just straight, everyday language to help you succeed with your technology, software, and business-related technology needs. Here are only a few of the many software programs (PC or Mac) Elise can help you with: QuickBooks, Quicken, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, PhotoShop, Photoshop Elements, Google Drive/Docs/Slides/Sheets/Forms/Calendar, Skype, Creating Websites, Photo Editing, Social Media, Cloud storage, keyboarding (typing), or computer basics. Please inquire for any other software help.

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