Still Life Painting in Oil

CLASS ID: 2S70
Date/Time: 3 Thursdays: January 4-25, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM  *No class January 18

CLASS ID: 2S36 This class is cancelled.
Date/Time: 3 Thursdays: January 11-25, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Christopher Copeland
This class will focus on organizing a still life composition set-up and painting from life. Emphasis will be on drawing and value structure. Finally completing the value study with color and edge-work control.

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Bienvenue à la Conversation Française

CLASS ID: 5S19
Date/Time: 2 Thursdays, January 4 & 18, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

CLASS ID: 5S20
Date/Time: 2 Thursdays, February 1 & 15, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Carolynn Johnson
Join us for open-ended conversation among friends. Whatever your proficiency, we’d love to see you. If you’ve always wanted to be more conversational with your French, here’s your opportunity. Bring a notebook if you wish to take notes.

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Clay Studio for All Skill Levels

CLASS ID: 3S16
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays, January 4-25, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

CLASS ID: 3S17
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays, February 1-22, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Adama Sow
Senegalese teaching artist Adama Sow will assist potters with wheel-throwing, hand-building, and glazing techniques. Demonstrations will cover hand-building and basic wheel-throwing techniques as well as more advanced concepts upon request. Work at your own pace with both individualized and group instruction. No clay experience necessary; all levels are welcome. Materials are included.

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All Ages Ceramics

CLASS ID: 3S40
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays, January 4-25, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3S24
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays, February 1-22, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Adama Sow
This all-ages class with teaching artist Adama Sow is the perfect class for kids, teens, and adults, or for parents to take with their children! Demonstrations will cover basic wheel-throwing, hand-building, sculpture, and glazing techniques as well as more advanced concepts upon request. Work at your own pace with both individualized and group instruction. No clay experience necessary; all levels are welcome. Materials are included.

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Pottery Wheel for All Skill Levels

CLASS ID: 3S18
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays: January 4-25, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3S19
Date/Time: 4 Thursdays: February 1-22, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Adama Sow
Senegalese teaching artist Adama Sow will teach beginning potters how to control the wheel, and show advanced students how to make a better pot. Demonstrations will cover basic wheel-throwing techniques. No clay experience is necessary. Advanced students are welcome. Materials are included.

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Studio Coffee

CLASS ID: 5S12
Date/Time: 12 Fridays, December 1 – February 23, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
No class December 29

CLASS ID: 5S13
Date/Time: Every other Tuesday, January 16 & 30, February 13 & 27, 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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Friday Morning Clay

CLASS ID: 3S21
Date/Time: 4 Fridays, January 5-26, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

CLASS ID: 3S22
Date/Time: 4 Fridays, February 2-23, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Alexander Chinn
Enjoy a morning of clay! Each class begins with a short demonstration followed by working on clay projects: throwing on the wheel, hand-building, tiles, sculptures, etc. All levels are welcome. Materials are included.

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Introduction to Clay: Pottery Wheel

CLASS ID: 3S28
Date/Time: 4 Fridays, January 5-26 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3S30
Date/Time: 4 Fridays, February 2-23 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Katie Bosley
Curious about the potter’s wheel? This class will introduce beginners to throwing. Learn the steps and skills that transform a lump of clay into incredible functional forms. No clay experience necessary.

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Clay Open Studio

ALEXANDER CHINN
CLASS ID: 3S14
Date/Time: 11 Wednesdays: December 6 – February 28, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

KATIE BOSLEY
CLASS ID: 3S15
Date/Time: 10 Saturdays: December 9 – February 24, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Various Artists
Need more studio time? This class is open to anyone who is enrolled in other clay classes and wants more work time. It is also open to those with clay experience who want to work independently. Alex will be available to answer your questions and to help with specific needs. Bring your tools for another fun clay day! Materials are included.

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Soar! Mixed Media Mentoring

CLASS ID: 2S26
Date/Time: 4 Mondays: January 8-29, 9:30 AM – 11:45 AM

CLASS ID: 2S27
Date/Time: 4 Mondays: February 5-26, 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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