Sun, Aug 18
10:00am - 3:30pm
82 classes have spots left
Wooden bowls are unique, practical, and fun to make. Work on our lathes using woodturning tools to finish a bowl in one day. Instruction and first attempts are in the morning; in the afternoon, there will be time for guided practice and finishing.
Sunday Aug 18th, 10am - 3:30pm
Wednesday Jul 24th, 4:15pm - 5pm
Wednesday Jul 24th, 4:45pm - 6pm
Wednesday Jul 24th, 5pm - 6pm
Acrylics are versatile paints, and this class explores a range of techniques from traditional to contemporary. From experimenting with the lines of paints to using different mediums, we will work on projects such as layering, making gel skins for abstract landscapes, subtractive painting pouring, mono printing, and more! First day of class,...
Wednesday Jul 24th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm(6 sessions)
Watercolor pencils offer an exciting, new dimension to the art of sketching and designing. This vibrant medium allows you to float between a sketch and color washing – adding a new sense of creative freedom. We will explore different techniques including dry and wet pencils, layering, shading, color blending, and more. Please bring the following...
Thursday Jul 25th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(4 sessions)
Using still life and reference material, students will create drawings and paintings using a variety of pens–dip pens, micron pens, brush pens, watercolors, Dr. Martin Watercolors, and brushes on various papers. Required Materials Please Note: You do not need to purchase all here. Select a few penholders; nibs; India ink; regular watercolors:...
Friday Jul 26th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(6 sessions)
Gouache is the only water-based medium that can be reactivated at any time. Although the word originates from guazzo, meaning watercolor, its thick, opaque properties make it a forgiving medium producing different results from traditional watercolor. Get acquainted with a medium that dates back to the middle ages, and add it to your repertoire! Check...
Friday Jul 26th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(3 sessions)
This course introduces the techniques and principals of Coaching The Body (CTB), a modality developed by Chuck Duff that blends the techniques of Thai yoga massage with the insights of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy, acupoint work and a structural analysis of body function. Within this course students will learn the principles of muscle dysfunction...
Friday Jul 26th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm(3 sessions)
Use the magic of multi-axis turning to create seemingly impossible to turn shapes. This is lathe work on a whole new level. We’ll make boxes and goblets, napkin rings, tea-light and more! All materials and supplies are included.
Saturday Jul 27th, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Saturday Jul 27th, 1:30pm - 3pm
Render flowers richly and beautifully in oil paints! Discover how to achieve vibrant, confident-looking artworks that convey a sense of light, shadow, and sculptural form. Color mixing and brush stroke application will also be a major focus, to avoid muddiness and over-blending. You will start with a paint-along demonstration and receive individual...
Sunday Jul 28th, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Warning: Homework is involved! In fact it is essential. But the payoff? Sketch with aplomb in only 4 weeks! Learn basic drawing skills that never fail you. Discover how to look closely to draw quickly and effectively. Bolster your confidence to sketch comfortably in public, within the short time frame of a lunch break or a sightseeing tour....
Sunday Jul 28th, 10am - 12pm(6 sessions)
Explore the first distillery in the home of the Temperance Movement. A one hour overview of history of liquors in Evanston, IL. A full walkthrough of our operating distillery and conclude with a generous tasting of our award winning spirits.
Friday Jul 26th, 2pm - 3pm
This class is a Dance Camp for kids ages 7 - 12, open to all levels. Campers work with staff to produce original performance. Classes in Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Jazz, and Choreography. Field trips, and playground lunches will add to the fun.
Monday Jul 29th, 9am - 3:30pm(5 sessions)