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Learn the art of pottery and create your own unique ceramic pieces in these hands-on crafting classes in San Francisco.

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Succulent Treasure Box

luludi living art @ 346 N Ellsworth Ave, San Mateo, CA

Experience the magical world of succulent gardening at our private group workshop, where you will create your very own Succulent Treasure Box. Learn the art of succulent care, create stunning compositions, and bond with your team in this rewarding and enjoyable team-building experience.

Precious Metal Clay Jewelrymaking

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn to make beautiful jewelry using Precious Metal Clay. This six week class will provide an introduction to working with bronze and silver metal clay. Projects will include pendants, rings, stone setting and mold making with a focus on different methods for creating, firing and finishing designs. Materials to purchase before class:  Fastfire Bronze Clay 100g: https://www.cooltools.us/FASTfire-BRONZclay-p/ffb-p.htm  EZ960 Sterling...

$320

6 sessions

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Beginning Jewelry

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Design and make you own jewelry! Learn how to make rings, earrings or pendants in metal. This class covers the foundations of how to fabricate your piece in bronze or silver. You will learn how to use a jewelers saw, shaping techniques, textures and finishing with patina and polishing. Whichever projects you choose to make, you will have something beautiful to wear or give as a gift. Class Requirements Ages 14+ Welcome Experience Level: Beginning...

$400

8 sessions

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Atelier Program

Art School of SF Bay @ 1601 Irving St, San Francisco, CA

Strengthen your technical abilities as an emerging artist at the renowned Art School of SF Bay. Discover the academic methods of the old masters and learn to draw what you see with precision and skill. Tailored to your unique learning style, this ongoing program will help you unlock your artistic potential.

$500

9 sessions

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Introduction to Screenprinting

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Discover the art of screen printing in this hands-on course at the Richmond Art Center. Gain a solid foundation in the techniques, materials, and processes involved in creating your own screen-printed designs. Unleash your creativity and bring your ideas to life on paper and fabric.

$400

6 sessions

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Key Elements of Fine Arts

Art School of SF Bay @ 2424 Clement St, San Francisco, CA

Discover the secrets to drawing and painting like a pro. This course at the Art School of SF Bay will teach you the fundamentals of art, from color mixing to composition. By the end, you'll be able to create stunning portraits and captivating compositions.

$400

14 sessions

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Landscape Painting from Photos

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn the "why" behind the importance of working from life... and how to use photos when working from life doesn't make sense (or isn’t possible!). We will be refining photo references as a tool, making your painting so much more than a copy of the picture. With a focus on landscape, once these tools are in your control they can be applied to any subject. This class is open to all painting media.  Materials List: If you already have painting...

$400

8 sessions

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Bookmaking

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn the basics of book making in this five week course. We will explore unique folding structures, books without glue, traditional sewn books, and more!   All fundamental supplies will be supplied by instructor. Including, but not limited to: adhesives cutting tools needles and thread pressing apparatus basic papers book cloth book board

$400

8 sessions

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Drawing Essentials: Still Life

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn drawing techniques for realistic still life- a great introduction for beginnings and intermediate artists wanting to expand your toolbox. Explore the versatility of charcoal as we cover the materials, explore value, 3-D illusion, mark-making, and composition. Hone skills which transfer across media, moving you forward in whichever artistic direction you want to travel. Class Requirements Experience Level: Beginning to Intermediate What To...

$400

8 sessions

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Japanese Brush Painting and Calligraphy

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Discover the peaceful art of Japanese ink brush painting and calligraphy at Richmond Art Center. Unleash your creativity as you learn fundamental brush and ink handling techniques, and challenge yourself to create original works of art. Gain daily peace of mind through these deeply Zen-inspired practices.

$320

8 sessions

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Pen and Ink Architecture

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Unlock the secrets of architectural drawing with the Pen and Ink Architecture course at Richmond Art Center. Discover the art of simplifying plants and buildings and explore perspective techniques. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist, this class offers a relaxing way to build observational skills with pen and watercolor.

$240

6 sessions

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Color Theory

Art School of SF Bay @ 1601 Irving St, San Francisco, CA

Uncover the secrets of using colors to evoke emotions and create stunning visual masterpieces. Explore color psychology and unleash your creativity with expert guidance from seasoned artists.

$300

7 sessions

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Wondrous Wax

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

This vibrant workshop includes techniques for working with hot wax. We combine multiple media techniques on a variety of surfaces, emphasizing unity of design, texture and color. We begin with watercolor, ink, any dry media and collage, and then build with encaustic, maybe adding in oil and pigment sticks. Other media combinations might include, charcoal or graphite. It is the layering processes that are critical.  All imagery applicable. Appropriate...

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$275

3 sessions

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Collage

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Create intuitive collages that reflect your inner wisdom and multifaceted self. This class will guide students in using a therapeutic artistic process called SoulCollage®. Participants make collages on 5x8” cards and then write/speak from the perspective of the image to connect with their identity, desires, and needs. The method emphasizes self-acceptance and self-care, and no prior artistic experience is required. Suggested Materials: Image...

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$280

6 sessions

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Creative Collage (Ages 5 - 7)

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

We'll use paper, photos, fabric, fibers and more to create amazing, expressive collages. Students will improve hand-eye coordination while learning art principles and having fun.

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$150

5 sessions

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Color Curiosity: Screen Printing Study

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Explore color screen printing through a variety of layered image making processes. Learn methods for color juxtaposition, creating additional color through overlapping shape and texture, and create simple photographic halftones using the computer. This class is intended for students with basic screen printing experience to expand their image making and printing skills as they develop a small edition of prints. Everyone should bring high contrast...

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$175

5 sessions

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Gilding for Artists

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn how to apply gold leaf and incorporate gold into art work. The beauty of gold is legendary and signifies transcendence in many cultures.  Learn the basic techniques of water gilding and oil gilding, producing softly textured or highly burnished gold areas, lines and details.  Materials fee of $25 to the instructor on the day-of.

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$160

2 sessions

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Food Safe Mold Making

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Learn the basics of making food safe molds! Come make custom made one part platinum silicone molds that are suitable for making baking molds, ice trays, lollipops, casting chocolate and other applications used to produce foods. The designs are up to you! All Materials are purchased and provided by the instructor. Materials Fee of $75 due at time of registration Materials fee covers: Silicone Putty Gram Scale Razor Knife, exacto knife, scissors...

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$175

4 sessions

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Laser Cutting

Richmond Art Center @ 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

Make your own artwork with a laser cutter! In this class you will learn the fundamentals of building a digital design and how to use a laser cutter. Using the program Procreate on Richmond Art Center's iPads, we will explore the various ways to create a high contrast image that will translate into a perfect laser engraving.

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$160

4 sessions

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Intensive Collage and Mixed Media

Living Your Wild Creativity @ 4404 Ross Rd, Sebastopol, CA

Exploring Within: 3 Day Intensive Collage and Mixed Media Workshop This is an exciting intensive workshop to learn the complete process of collage, mixed media methods and techniques. At the same time we will be working intuitively, exploring our own unique expressions. Come join us for work and fun and learning: Learn to mix and create your own personal palette.  Learn to create your own collage materials with paints and marks and transfers,...

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$700

3 sessions

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