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Fiction II

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Fear is just excitement without the breath! What if there was something you haven't learned yet that could change everything? The mission in this workshop is to help you use your fear as a compass, instead of letting it paralyze you - to help you write and share the pieces of your soul aching to be set free. Participants will explore the topics of...

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$360

8 sessions

Fiction I

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

This workshop is designed to help find the stories you were meant to write, and to begin to develop the craft you’ll need to tell them. Where do stories come from? To begin with, they come from memories, associations, and concerns within you. We’ll do some exercises to help you uncover these germs of an idea for a story, and turn them into fiction....

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$270

6 sessions

Abstract Painting: Objective and Non-Objective

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

An in-depth exploration for beginning and intermediate students into abstract painting. The first half of the course students work from observation exploring different ways of representing what they see.  In the second part of the course, students will develop ideas of mark-making and explore color relationships while working non-objectively...

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$300

10 sessions

Basic Landscape Painting

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

In a studio setting, students will learn the fundamentals of landscape painting. Basic oil and acrylic painting techniques will be explored. Focus will be on creating strong composition, atmosphere, and contrast in a painting. All skill levels welcome. Supply list will be sent by instructor prior to class.  Supply fee of $10 payable to instr...

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$319

9 sessions

Flowing Watercolor

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Create dynamic compositions with strong values, color harmony and movement as we interpret still life, landscape and figure. Demonstrations of color mixing, dropping/spattering, wet on wet, gesture, and other loose approaches. Individual styles encouraged through ongoing critique. 

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$300

10 sessions

Still Life Painting for All Levels

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Using still life as a subject, students will acquire new skills and improve techniques of painting. Learn how to design on canvas, mix and apply colors to create interesting and beautiful paintings.  Work from life and observe many demonstrations from the teacher. Students are encouraged to try new approaches and techniques to help them find...

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$290

9 sessions

Essaying the Self: Writing the Lyric Essay

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

The godfather of the modern essay, Montaigne, began his project by asking, "What do I know?" This class will start by considering that deceptively simple question to approach the blend of subjective and objective that is at the heart of the essay form. The aim of the course is to give writers an overview of what is sometimes called the lyric essay,...

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$135

8 sessions

Getting Started: Creative Writing

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

In this eight-week workshop, beginning and intermediate writers will have the chance to explore three different genres: memoir writing, short fiction, and poetry.  Each week participants will be given a writing assignment and several readings, to be followed by a critique of each student’s assignment. During our eight-weeks, participants will...

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$360

Writing What You're Afraid to Write

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Fear is just excitement without the breath! What if there was something you haven't learned yet that could change everything? The mission in this workshop is to help you use your fear as a compass, instead of letting it paralyze you - to help you write and share the pieces of your soul aching to be set free. Participants will explore the topics of...

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$50

Printmaking: Monotype

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Learn to create modern graphics by layering textures, photos, text, color and drawn images using contemporary printing techniques. Create a portfolio of unique prints. Explore your creativity through the printing process.

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$308

10 sessions

Writing the Horror Story

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Generate fear and tension in your work, while daring your reader to plunge forth into the darkness you create! Participants will read and discuss three selected stories in the first session, considering the elements of horror, attending to suspense, character, violence, and fear. In the following meetings, writers will workshop their newly written...

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$195

5 sessions

Writing a Nonfiction Book Proposal

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Whether you have a great idea, a few sample pages, or a finished manuscript, this workshop will help you bring it all together in a proposal that conveys your work and vision! In two two-hour sessions, participants will explore the proper structure and purpose of a nonfiction proposal, and the process for obtaining a literary agent. Classes will be...

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$80

2 sessions

Advanced Acrylic Abstract Painting

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

An in-depth exploration for advanced and intermediate students. Develop your ideas and imagination, think outside the box but pay attention to texture, color, composition and spatial relationships to create exciting abstract paintings. Paint among a creative, supportive group. There is no instructor. Permission required prior to registration, just...

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$160

10 sessions

Receiving the Dark: Restorative Poses Benefit

at Unity Woods Yoga Center - Bethesda 4853 Cordell Ave Ste PH7, 16th Fl, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Receiving the Dark: Restorative Poses Benefit in Solidarity with the People of Puerto Rico Slow down, relax deeply, and turn inward in preparation for the New Year. This benefit workshop will help the people of Puerto Rico recover from the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria recently and by Hurricane Irma and long-term economic crisis. Make...

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$40

The Gift of Yoga

at Unity Woods Yoga Center - Bethesda 4853 Cordell Ave Ste PH7, 16th Fl, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Give yourself and/or others the gift of yoga!  These holiday drop ins are for students at Level I/II and up.

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$25
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