Mandala Necklace

CLASS ID: 4W11
Date/Time: Saturday, June 30, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sue Swanson
This necklace is made of size 11 seed beads and 4mm Swarovski crystals. It is made from the center outward with a geometrical bead weaving stitch using needle and thread. It is a delicate pendant that will make a lovely fashion accessory. All supplies will be provided for a $12 fee.

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Monday Morning Clay

CLASS ID: 3W07
Date/Time: 5 Mondays, July 2 – 30, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3W08
Date/Time: 4 Mondays, August 6 – 27, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Adam Gruetzmacher
Join potter Adam Gruetzmacher on Monday mornings in an open instruction studio setting. Students will help determine the trajectory of the class through their ideas and desire to explore new techniques in clay on and off the wheel. Work at your own pace and learn through both individual and group demonstration. Open to all skill levels, we will enjoy a relaxed studio environment designed to nurture and explore our ideas. Materials are included.

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Intergenerational Ceramics

CLASS ID: 3W34
Date/Time: 5 Mondays, July 2 – 30, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

CLASS ID: 3W35
Date/Time: 4 Mondays, August 6 – 27, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Brittany Trushin
Explore basic hand-building and wheel-throwing skills with this intergenerational beginner/intermediate course for adults, kids, and teens. Focus on learning to make different shapes using the wheel, or use hand-building skills like pinching, coiling, and slab building. Use your shapes to create utilitarian pottery or sculptural forms. Bring your ideas for specific forms you’d like to learn to make. Class will offer demonstrations and individualized instruction. No clay experience necessary. Materials are included.

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Beginning/Intermediate Clay

CLASS ID: 3W10
Date/Time: 5 Mondays, July 2 – 30, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

CLASS ID: 3W11
Date/Time: 4 Mondays, August 6 – 27, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Brittany Trushin
Explore basic hand-building and wheel-throwing skills with this beginner/ intermediate course. Focus on learning to make different shapes using the wheel or hand-building skills like pinching, coiling, and slab building. Use your shapes to create utilitarian pottery or sculptural forms. Bring your ideas for specific forms you’d like to learn to make. Class will offer demonstrations and individualized instruction. No clay experience necessary. Materials are included.

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Katie’s Morning Studio

CLASS ID: 3W13
Date/Time: 5 Tuesdays, July 3 – 31, 9:15 AM – 11:45 AM

CLASS ID: 3W14
Date/Time: 4 Tuesdays, August 7 – 28, 9:15 AM – 11:45 AM

Katie Bosley
Learn something new every week with clay. This class is for those just starting out, or looking to expand their skill set. Learn traditional pottery and hand-building/sculpting techniques. Learn about glazing and surface design choices. This class is centered on individual development, and demonstrations based on group interest. Beginners are encouraged to join, and so are advanced members looking for additional feedback. Materials are included.

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Make Your Own Jewelry

IMAGINE ART – WEEK 4

Class ID: 4U01
Date: Tuesday, July 3
Instructor: Sue Swanson
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 8-13
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Would you like to be able to make a bracelet or necklace to match your favorite outfit? Come and learn about bead stringing and how to use jewelry findings (the metal parts that hold jewelry together). We’ll also learn how to repair jewelry. Bring any broken jewelry that you have.

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Felted Summer Flowers

CLASS ID: 4W04
Date/Time: Tuesday, July 3, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Leslie Granbeck
Learn to make colorful felted flowers from wool fibers and a little soapy water. Pin your posies on jackets and bags; use them as jewelry or to adorn packages. These pretty flowers have a million uses. Bring from home: Scissors, 2-3 old hand towels, Plastic bag to carry home wet items.

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Tuesday Afternoon Clay

CLASS ID: 3W51
Date/Time: 5 Tuesdays, July 3 – 31, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3W52
Date/Time: 4 Tuesdays, August 7 – 28, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Zac Spates
Come explore the endless possibilities in clay! Although this course is self-guided, each class will start with a short demonstration or show – and – tell followed by time to work on individual projects: throwing techniques, hand-building, surface decoration and form resolution, etc. Zac will work with students one-on-one to discuss projects and troubleshoot conceptual and construction issues. Over the course of the quarter, you will build your ceramics vocabulary and develop work that is unique to you. All levels are welcome. Materials are included.

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Tuesday Evening Clay

CLASS ID: 3W16
Date/Time: 5 Tuesdays, July 3 – 31, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

CLASS ID: 3W17
Date/Time: 4 Tuesdays, August 7 – 28, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Zac Spates
Come explore the endless possibilities in clay! Although this course is self-guided, each class will start with a short demonstration or show-and-tell followed by time to work on individual projects: throwing techniques, hand-building, surface decoration and form resolution, etc. Zac will work with students one-on-one to discuss projects and troubleshoot conceptual and construction issues. Over the course of the quarter, you will build your ceramics vocabulary and develop work that is unique to you. All levels are welcome. Materials are included.

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Beginning Painting with Picasso

IMAGINE ART – WEEK 4

Class ID: 4U02
Date: Thursday, July 5
Instructor: Sylvia Benson
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Picasso’s Cubist faces in profile and views of the front like DORA are what we do. The eyes may be different sizes and shapes but it all comes together in PIGASSO. He is a pig who lives a life like Picasso in the book, “When Pigasso Met Mootisse.” We will be painting Pigasso. Line and intensity of color with all those crazy shapes make us laugh as we create. Maybe we will do some portraits of someone we know.

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