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Develop the artist within you. Explore new mediums of expression. Use your hands and eyes to create.


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A foundation class designed to develop techniques and the ability to "see" when drawing from life. Topics such as line, form, space, value and scale will be explored.

210279

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $95.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 3/1/2017

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $30.00

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In this course we will explore: combining ink line work with watercolor paint, the fundamentals of sketching from life and on site, simplifying a scene, and learn essential drawing and watercolor techniques. Discover how to make the most of your sketchbook or travel journal. NOTE: Students must purchase $50-$60 materials to bring to first class. Students must purchase supplies and bring them to the first class.

210293

Instructor : Erin Pickering 

Tuition: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 2/27/2017, ending 3/13/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $55.00

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Learn the basics of creating your own jewelry. Make your own eyepins, earwires and clasps and learn the secrets of wire wrapping. Explore various connections like flexwire and crimps, knots and cords and chain and closures. Learn what tool to choose and why. This class will focus on technique and process. Supplies will cost approximately $30 for first-time jewelry students. Student's must purchase supplies on their own and bring them to the first class.  Items include: round nose pliers, chain nose pliers and flush cutter; a spool of 20 gauge wire; a handful of beads that will accept 20 gauge wire.  

210044

Instructor : Frances Phillips 

Tuition: $55.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 2/23/2017, ending 3/2/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $30.00

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Under the guidance of a master technician, use different metals to create three-dimensional works of art or practical metal devices for your home and garden. Learn how to operate machines used in welding and fabricating metals, such as a chop saw, MIG welder, metal shears, metal brake, and more.  

210094

Instructor : Mike Barouch 

Tuition: $169.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 1/24/2017, ending 2/28/2017

Location : Montclair, Montclair High School Location : 
  Montclair, Montclair High School.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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You don't need to be a great artist to create a set of prints that can be bold and graphic or delicate and detailed.  Learn the basics of relief printmaking and monoprinting in this introductory class.

210283

Instructor : Lauren Kaiser 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM; 2 sessions; starting 2/23/2017, ending 3/2/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $7.00

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Through the use of pen and ink, students, regardless of their level of experience, can better understand visual perception that can improve techniques in all media (e.g. painting, pastel, watercolor, sculpture). Using pen and ink, students will refine observations of the world around them, will develop a sense of proportion as they learn various techniques and methods which will aid them in the growth of their personal style. They will learn how line can express shape, tonality, recession, perspective, and how a few, simple rules can enhance their drawing abilities. This class is for all levels, from beginners to artists working in other mediums. Students must purchase supplies and bring them to the first class.

210295

Instructor : Kenneth Weiner 

Tuition: $75.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 2/27/2017, ending 3/20/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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Discover the joy of painting flowers in watercolor. This course will feature processes and techniques of how to observe and paint floral compositions in still life, and botanical forms.

210229

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $95.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 3/1/2017

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $90.00

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