Studio Coffee

CLASS ID: 5R06
Date/Time: 11 Fridays: September 8 – November 17 , 9:30AM – 10:30AM

CLASS ID: 5R33  *No class on 10/10/17
Date/Time: every other Tuesday: September 12 – November 21 , 7:00PM – 8:00PM  *September 26 class meeting at White Bear Lake Library

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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Open Studio: Artist to Artist

CLASS ID: 2R04
Date/Time: 11 Fridays: September 8 – November 17 , 10:00AM – 12:30PM

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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Soar! Mixed Media Mentoring

CLASS ID: 2R33
Date/Time: 5 Mondays: October 2-30, 9:30AM – 11:45AM

CLASS ID: 2R34
Date/Time: 4 Mondays: November 6-27, 9:30AM – 11:45AM

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: 2R36
Date/Time: 5 Mondays: October 2-30, 12:45PM – 3:00PM

CLASS ID: 2R37
Date/Time: 4 Mondays: November 6-27, 12:45PM – 3:00PM

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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Create a Website

CLASS ID: 5R10
Date/Time: Monday, October 23, 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Elise d’Entremont
Learn about domain names, website hosting, and website builder programs to create a website in less than an hour. We will use a free website builder. An email address is required. Please know your email’s password in case you need to check email.

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Googleize Your Life: Calendar and Docs

CLASS ID: 5R11
Date/Time: Thursday, November 16, 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Elise d’Entremont
Learn how to use Google Calendar to organize your life and those around you. Plan events, create reminders including where you are going and how to get there, and share your calendar with other family members and friends. We will also cover Google Docs, which is a free and popular alternative to Microsoft Word. This web-based program is easy to use, easy to share, and easily converts to Word, PDF, and other formats.

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Golden Acrylics Lecture & Demo

Bonnie Cutts
Throughout this FREE two-hour presentation, you will hear tons of information about a variety of Golden acrylics and the inherent possibilities of acrylic materials. Extensive information about acrylic paints, gels, and mediums is presented. See how acrylic paints and gels mix together, as well as several examples of materials in a variety of applications. Open to all levels of painting experience. Information packets and free samples provided for all attending.

CLASS ID: 2R68
Date/Time: Friday, November 17, 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Tuition: FREE with registration
Age/Level: Adults, All Levels

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Digital Photo Editing with Photoshop Elements

CLASS ID: 5R08
Date/Time: Monday, November 20, 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Elise d’Entremont
Introductory Adobe Photoshop principles will be taught in this class. Participants will be introduced to the image editing capabilities of this software and will learn how to use the paintbrush, airbrush, stamp, and pencil tools. Bring your iPad, tablet, or laptop.

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Private Technology Instruction Session

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CLASS ID: 5R07

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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