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Adult art classes

From absolute beginners to established artists with advanced degrees, students learn from professional artists as well as from their fellow students in a supportive art community. In addition to Fall, Winter and Spring sessions, Danforth Art offers numerous Adult Workshops, Artist Talks and a Summer program of classes, workshops and week-long intensives. See Student Info for important information including parent information and school office hours. See the discounts page for membership and other savings. Register today!

Class Supply lists for each class can be found in the CS column below. Click the cs in the column to see a downloadable PDF of the needed supplies. ## indicates that the class supply list is not yet available. if a class does not need supplies or supplies are provided, the column entry is blank. For information about where to purchase art supplies, click here.

View/download catalog:  Winter 2015 [PDF].

     Drawing Painting Watercolor Printmaking Lettering Mixed Media
     Clay Photography Jewelry Fiber Bookmaking Sculpture

DRAWING
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Beginning Drawing (9 sessions) Krouk Jan 5–Mar 16 M 7:00pm–10:00pm cs
Beginning Drawing Armenti Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 9:00am–12:00pm cs
Beginning Drawing Krouk Jan 7–Mar 18 W 4:00pm–6:00pm cs
Beginning Drawing Pottle Jan 10–Mar 21 Sa 9:30pm–12:30pm ##
Intermediate Drawing Blair Jan 7–Mar 18 W 9:00am–12:00pm cs
Colored Pencil Drawing 2 Guay Jan 7–Mar 18 W 7:00pm–10:00pm ##
Drawing with Collage Pottle Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 1:00pm–4:00pm ##
The Power of Composition (4 sessions)* Faramarzpour Jan 26–Feb 23 M 4:00pm–6:00pm cs
Open Studio Life Drawing (9 sessions)** NA Jan 5–Mar 16 M 7:00pm–10:00pm cs
Beginning Figure Drawing (9 sessions) Collins Jan 5–Mar 16 M 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Essential Gestures (9 sessions) Collins Jan 5–Mar 16 M 4:30pm–6:30pm cs

   *Short course - meets 3–5 times.
**Open Studio Life Drawing - register in School office before each session.

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PAINTING
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Beginning Painting Krouk Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Painting 2 (9 sessions) Guay Jan 5–Mar 16 M 7:00pm–10:00pm ##
Painting 2 Gerding Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Intermediate Painting Blair Jan 7–Mar 18 W 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Intermediate Painting Blair Jan 9–Mar 20 F 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Intermediate Painting With Acrylics Pottle Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Independent Painting Armenti Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Palette Knife Painting Scotch Jan 7–Mar 18 W 9:00am–12:00pm cs
Finding Color Scotch Jan 7–Mar 18 W 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Painting: Personal Style (Int/Adv) Krouk Jan 7–Mar 18 W 7:00pm–10:00pm cs
Quick Sketch Painting Scotch Jan 9–Mar 20 F 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Advanced Abstract Painting Collins Jan 9–Mar 20 F 9:00am–12:30pm cs
Figure Painting - Real and Abstract Collins Jan 9–Mar 20 F 1:00pm–4:00pm cs
Abstract Painting - All Levels (9 sessions) Collins Jan 5–Mar 16 M 7:00pm–10:00pm ##
Pushing the Boundaries Collins Jan 7–Mar 18 W 9:00am–12:00pm cs
Matisse Madness (Figure) Collins Jan 7–Mar 18 W 7:00pm–10:00pm cs

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WATERCOLOR
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Beginning Watercolor Faramarzpour Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 4:00pm–6:00pm cs
Beginning Watercolor Faramarzpour Jan 10–Mar 21 Sa 1:00pm–4:00pm cs
Intermediate Watercolor Rumpf Jan 7–Mar 18 W 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Watercolor 2 (8 sessions) Parker Jan 6–Mar 3 Tu 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
Intermediate/Advanced Watercolor Rumpf Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 9:00am–12:00pm cs
Ink Brush Painting (6 sessions) Rumpf Feb 3–Mar 17 Tu 12:30pm–3:30pm cs

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PRINTMAKING
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
See the workshops page for winter Printmaking workshops.

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LETTERING
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Italic Calligraphy Galligan Jan 7–Mar 18 W 9:30am–12:30pm cs
English Roundhand Calligraphy Galligan Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 12:30pm–3:30pm cs

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CLAY
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Wheelthrowing - Beginning (9 sessions) Gerstein Jan 5–Mar 16 M 6:30pm–9:30pm cs
Wheelthrowing - Beginning Reilly Jan 9–Mar 20 F 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Wheelthrowing - All Levels Gerstein Jan 7–Mar 18 W 2:00pm–6:00pm cs
Wheelthrowing - Intermediate LaPierre Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 6:30pm–9:30pm cs
Wheelthrowing - Intermediate LaPierre Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 10:00am–1:00pm cs
Wheelthrowing - Intermediate LaPierre Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 6:30pm–9:30pm cs
Basic Ceramics Lougee Jan 7–Mar 18 W 9:15am–1:15pm cs
Basic Ceramics Lougee Jan 7–Mar 18 W 7:00pm–10:00pm cs
Intermediate Ceramics Murphy Jan 5–Mar 16 M 9:30am–12:30pm cs

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MIXED MEDIA
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Putting it All Together Blackwell Jan 6–Mar 17 Tu 12:30pm–3:30pm cs
 
See also the workshops page for winter Mixed Media workshops.

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PHOTOGRAPHY
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Open Darkroom** NA Jan 7–Mar 18 W 6:30pm–9:30pm cs
Open Darkroom** NA Jan 10–Mar 21 Sa 9:30am–12:30pm cs
Digital Photography Basics* Damianos Jan 26, Feb 2, 9 M 12:00pm–2:30pm cs
Digital Photography Beyond the Basics* Damianos Mar 2, 9, 16 M 12:00pm–2:30pm cs
 
Digital Photography Beyond the Basics* Damianos Nov 7, 14, 21 F 9:30am–12:00pm cs

   *Short course - meets 3–5 times.
 **Open Darkroom - register in School office before each session.

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JEWELRY
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Beaded Jewelry Alyse Jan 9–Mar 20 F 9:30am–12:30pm cs

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FIBER
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Round Robin Weaving Springett Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 9:00am–12:00pm ##
Tapestry Techniques Springett Jan 8–Mar 19 Th 12:30pm–2:30pm ##

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BOOKMAKING
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Paste Paper Bookmaking* Durso Feb 5, 12, 26 Th 12:30pm–3:30pm cs

   *Short course - meets 3–5 times.

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SCULPTURE
Course Title Instructor Date Day Time CS
Sculpture in a Box (6 sessions) Bradley Jan 8–Feb 12 Th 9:30am–12:00pm cs
Sculpture (9 sessions) Collins Jan 5–Mar 16 M 9:00am–12:00pm ##

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