Through this open workshop, students will be able to work on their weaknesses, depending on the student's portfolio and educational needs. This class is the backbone of our foundational arts mission.
Live Model Portraiture
Through short and long poses, the class will focus on gesture, anatomy, expression, structure, and costume. This is a traditional portraiture class, open to all levels, built around the study of a rotating cast of models. Exercises and media are individualized according to student portfolio requirements and technical objectives.
Pamphlets & Slipcase
In this workshop, students will produce a series of small pamphlets and a slipcase. This is ideal for creating a collection of sketchbooks OR finished book projects out of your own text and imagery.The pamphlet is a bookbinding structure consisting of several sheets of paper folded in half and sewn at the crease.
Open Etching/Relief Workshop
The open workshop presents a weekly environment for every level of printmaker. In this setting, students can work indepedently or with the instruction and technical assistance of director Miles Lewis.
Cyanotype: Sun Printing
Cyanotype is an alternative photographic process that renders a deep blue exposure on most absorbent materials.It is a durable, adaptable, inexpensive, and Do-It-Yourself method of analog photo-processing: requiring only water, two chemicals, and anything that casts a shadow.