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Conversations on Clay – C01W01-20

Date: Jun 01 - Aug 26, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Yana Payusova, Randy Johnston, Rose B Simpson, Tony Marsh, Doug Casebeer, Chris Staley, Jeanne Quinn, Arlene Shechet, Del Harrow, Linda Swanson, Chris Gustin, Gail Kendall

Price Option(s):
$896 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,400 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Anderson Ranch invites you to join our online community to engage in a rigorous and stimulating Critical Dialog Program about the exciting world of contemporary ceramics. Through lectures and discussions...

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Conversations on Clay – C02W02-20

Date: Jun 01 - 24, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Yana Payusova, Randy Johnston, Rose B Simpson, Tony Marsh

Price Option(s):
$400 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$900 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Anderson Ranch invites you to join our online community to engage in a rigorous and stimulating Critical Dialog Program about the exciting world of contemporary ceramics. Through lectures and discussions...

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Observational Drawing: an experiential approach – D02W08-20

Date: Jun 08 - 12, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Michael Krueger

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Learning to draw involves learning to see acutely and developing heightened observational skills. In this online drawing workshop, students learn to build upon their skill set through a series of experiential...

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Drawing from Life for Teens – D02W09-20

Date: Jun 08 - 12, 2020

Skill Level(s): Ages 13-17 i

Instructor(s): Paul Keefe

Price Option(s):
$175 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$575 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Hone your drawing skills and add exciting work to your growing portfolio in this teen-specific workshop designed to teach young artists not only how to draw recognizable objects, but to develop new ways...

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Furniture Design for the CNC – W02W03-20

Date: Jun 08 - 19, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Vincent Edwards

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$975 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Delve into the realm of digitally fabricated flatpack furniture in this introductory online workshop. Discussions of functionality and ergonomics are woven into demonstrations in Rhino as students learn...

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Advanced Studio Practice and Critique – D03W04-20

Date: Jun 15 - 19, 2020

Skill Level(s): III-IV i

Instructor(s): Elizabeth Ferrill

Price Option(s):
$475 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,200 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This workshop encourages students to produce work at home at their own pace, pausing daily for critical dialog and individual critiques with the instructor. Topics are potentially wide-ranging, including...

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Making the Personal Resonate – P04W03-20

Date: Jun 22 - 26, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Betsy Schneider

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,155 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Call upon the most meaningful and accessible inspiration for this workshop that encourages you to consider your life experiences as fodder for photographic expression. Explore how to best use personal...

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Introduction to Fusion 360 – W08W01-20

Date: Jun 22 - Jul 03, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Austin LeRoy Swick

Price Option(s):
$500 — Reduced Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,025 — Full Price Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (For those able to pay at this time)

The imagination is perennial. It seems as creatives we strive to reinvent. In the present, there seems to always be a new way of making things, a new way to empower ourselves with new knowledge. This course...

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Techniques in Pochoir and Gouache, Section I – D04W06-20

Date: Jun 22 - 26, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Elizabeth Ferrill

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Express what you see in the world around you by reimagining light and shadow, texture and surface as dynamic layers of color and form. This online workshop explores pochoir, a refined hand-stenciling technique,...

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The Smartphone Workshop – P04W18-20

Date: Jun 26 - 27, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to IV i

Instructor(s): Ed Kashi

Price Option(s):
$350 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$775 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This two-day seminar focuses on the use of a mobile phone in taking photos, video, notes, sketches and audio recordings during a documentary project. This course is taught in a seminar format, with both...

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Portrait and Figure in Watercolor: curiosity and awareness, Section I – D05W01-20

Date: Jun 29 - Jul 03, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Brian Shure

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Bring the face and figure to life with the transparency and immediacy of watercolor. This extremely expressive media can also be highly controlled. Students work from life as well as photographic sources...

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Machine Learning for New Media Art – P06W17-20

Date: Jul 02 - 03, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to IV i

Instructor(s): Gene Kogan

Price Option(s):
$325 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Step into the future during this two-day workshop that surveys the application of machine learning to new media art. Participants engage in an overview of emerging techniques for processing multimedia...

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The Photographer’s Eye – P06W08-20

Date: Jul 06 - 10, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to III i

Instructor(s): Christine Collins

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,195 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Sharpen your vision as a photographer and enrich the content of your work by exploring the question, “What gives a photograph meaning?” In this workshop, students examine the art of photography and...

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Conversations on Clay – C06W03-20

Date: Jul 06 - 29, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Doug Casebeer, Chris Staley, Jeanne Quinn, Arlene Shechet

Price Option(s):
$400 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$900 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Anderson Ranch invites you to join our online community to engage in a rigorous and stimulating Critical Dialogue Program about the exciting world of contemporary ceramics. Through lectures and discussions...

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Long-term Documentary Photography – P06W04-20

Date: Jul 06 - 10, 2020

Skill Level(s): III to IV i

Instructor(s): Whitney Johnson

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,195 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Students research, produce and develop visual and conceptual strategies for storytelling through intensive presentations, editing sessions, discussion and critique. Through group discussions and one-on-one...

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Taming the Beast: Intro to Rhino 3D, Section I – S06W01-20

Date: Jul 06 - 17, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Leah Aegerter

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$975 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This intense and technical course dives deep into 3D modeling in Rhino through a series of tutorial videos, live Zoom demonstrations, and design challenges. The goal is to learn and practice effective...

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Taming the Beast: Intro to Rhino 3D, Section II – S06W04-20

Date: Jul 07 - 23, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Leah Aegerter

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$975 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This intense and technical course dives deep into 3D modeling in Rhino through a series of tutorial videos, live Zoom demonstrations, and design challenges. The goal is to learn and practice effective...

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Portraiture and Figuration Seminar – A06W01-20

Date: Jul 07 - 10, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Catherine Opie & Nicole Eisenman & Helen Molesworth

Price Option(s):
$275 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$675 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Access a unique view into the work of some of the art world’s leading women to deepen your understanding of contemporary art practice with a focus on portraiture and figuration. In four sessions...

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iPhone Photography – P06W05-20

Date: Jul 11 - 11, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Conor King

Price Option(s):
$150 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$250 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Learn how to produce images that capture the imagination with the supercomputer in your pocket: the Apple iPhone. This one-day workshop explores the possibilities of “iPhonography.” The iPhone has...

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Paint, Fabric and Pattern, Section I – D07W05-20

Date: Jul 13 - 17, 2020

Skill Level(s): II i

Instructor(s): Padma Rajendran

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Fabrics have a dynamic presence in the world of contemporary art. In this online workshop, participants explore the intersection between painting, textiles and pattern. Demonstrations, individual and group...

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Hunting and Farming the Photograph – P07W07-20

Date: Jul 13 - 17, 2020

Skill Level(s): III i

Instructor(s): David Hilliard & Andrea Jenkins Wallace

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,195 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Explore your photographic motivations in a truly unique workshop where students look at two categories of photographers: hunters who capture their images as they exist in the world, and farmers who cultivate...

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Teen Photography – P07W06-20

Date: Jul 13 - 17, 2020

Skill Level(s): Ages 13-17 i

Instructor(s): Conor King

Price Option(s):
$175 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$575 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Explore the visual language of images and nurture passion for photography through an atmosphere of exploration, practice and play in this dynamic at home workshop. Live video conferencing is used to give...

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Words and Pictures: The Art of Writing Project Statements and Grant Proposals – P07W02-20

Date: Jul 14 - 16, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Sara Terry

Price Option(s):
$275 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This two-part workshop is a must for any photographer who wants to learn how to write better grant proposals to support personal work and long term projects. In the first of two 90-minute sessions, documentary...

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Coding for Artists with p5.js – P08W20-20

Date: Jul 20 - 22, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Ari Melenciano

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This three-day online workshop introduces the basics of coding through creating visual media. Morning tutorial sessions will introduce new ideas through examples. Afternoon sessions are dedicated to individual...

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Painting and Materiality, Section I – D08W02-20

Date: Jul 20 - 24, 2020

Skill Level(s): III i

Instructor(s): Leslie Shows

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

In this rigorous painting workshop catered to your at-home studio, explore the expressivity of your materials, whether you are working with representational imagery, abstraction or the fertile area in...

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3D Modeling through Photogrammetry, Section I – W09W02-20

Date: Jul 20 - 29, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Adrien Segal

Price Option(s):
$500 — Reduced Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,025 — Full Price Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (For those able to pay at this time)

Explore the possibilities of translating physical objects into 3D models. Using photogrammetry, the science of extracting 3D data from photographs, students take photos of clay models, household objects,...

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iPhone Documentary Storytelling – P08W09-20

Date: Jul 20 - 24, 2020

Skill Level(s): Ages 10-14 i

Instructor(s): Esther Nooner

Price Option(s):
$175 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$495 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

One holds in their hands perhaps the most powerful and artistic storytelling tool in history: the smartphone. In this workshop, students have a unique opportunity to utilize and explore the possibilities...

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Coding for Artists with Processing – P09W19-20

Date: Jul 27 - 29, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Casey Reas

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This three-day online workshop introduces the basics of coding through creating visual media. Morning tutorial sessions will introduce new ideas through examples. Afternoon sessions are dedicated to individual...

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Paint, Fabric and Pattern, Section II – D09W03-20

Date: Jul 27 - 31, 2020

Skill Level(s): II i

Instructor(s): Padma Rajendran

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Fabrics have a dynamic presence in the world of contemporary art. In this online workshop, participants explore the intersection between painting, textiles and pattern. Demonstrations, individual and group...

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Computational Photography – P09W11-20

Date: Jul 27 - 31, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to IV i

Instructor(s): Adam Ferriss

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,155 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Go behind the digital image into the complex and numerical beauty of code, without which there would be no image to see. This workshop dissects the images of webcams and smartphones and explores how they...

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3D Modeling through Photogrammetry, Section II – W09W04-20

Date: Jul 28 - Aug 06, 2020

Skill Level(s): Open to all i

Instructor(s): Adrien Segal

Price Option(s):
$500 — Reduced Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,025 — Full Price Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (For those able to pay at this time)

Explore the possibilities of translating physical objects into 3D models. Using photogrammetry, the science of extracting 3D data from photographs, students take photos of clay models, household objects,...

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Creative Writing with Computation & Machine Learning – P10W16-20

Date: Aug 03 - 07, 2020

Skill Level(s): I to III i

Instructor(s): Allison Parrish

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Computational tools and statistical analysis are often deployed as a method to “read” texts. But what about using these same techniques to write them? In this workshop, students use techniques from...

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Conversations on Clay – C10W04-20

Date: Aug 03 - 26, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Del Harrow, Linda Swanson, Chris Gustin, Gail Kendall

Price Option(s):
$400 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$900 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Anderson Ranch invites you to join our online community to engage in a rigorous and stimulating Critical Dialogue Program about the exciting world of contemporary ceramics. Through lectures and discussions...

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Way Cooler Selfies with p5.js – P10W22-20

Date: Aug 03 - 05, 2020

Skill Level(s): Age 13-17 i

Instructor(s): Olivia McKayla Ross

Price Option(s):
$250 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$665 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This three-day online workshop introduces the basics of creative coding by working with image and video, specifically selfies (a form of teenage girl praxis). Morning tutorial sessions will introduce new...

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Games for the Web with p5.js – P10W21-20

Date: Aug 03 - 05, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to III i

Instructor(s): Everest Pipkin

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$995 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

This three-day online workshop will introduce principles of game development using p5.js. We cover the basics of using p5.js and the p5.play library to code and create small games, as well as the integration...

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Questions for Contemporary Thinkers – A10W02-20

Date: Aug 03 - 07, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Enrique Martínez Celaya

Price Option(s):
$350 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

It is always the right time to expand your understanding of contemporary art practices and theory in order to re-energize your work and inspiration. This four-day virtual Critical Dialogue comprises a...

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Designing Mold Systems – S10W03-20

Date: Aug 03 - 14, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Jake Weigel

Price Option(s):
$500 — Reduced Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,025 — Full Price Tuition Includes $50 Studio Fee (For those able to pay at this time)

In a world of increased automation, digitally fabricated molds are becoming standard in industry and production, but they also have a place in the art world for their technical and conceptual innovation....

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iPhone Photography – P10W12-20

Date: Aug 08 - 08, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Jeremy Swanson

Price Option(s):
$150 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$250 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Learn how to produce images that capture the imagination with the supercomputer in your pocket: the Apple iPhone. This one-day workshop explores the possibilities of “iPhonography.” The iPhone has...

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Portrait and Figure in Watercolor: curiosity and awareness, Section II – D11W07-20

Date: Aug 10 - 14, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Brian Shure

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Bring the face and figure to life with the transparency and immediacy of watercolor. This extremely expressive media can also be highly controlled. Students work from life as well as photographic sources...

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Mastering Light – P11W23-20

Date: Aug 10 - 14, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to III i

Instructor(s): Rob Comeau

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,155 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

In the creation of a great image, light, whether natural or artificial, is essential. Every characteristic of light can be controlled, altered and recreated. This workshop explores those many possibilities...

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Digital Photography Essentials – P11W10-20

Date: Aug 10 - 14, 2020

Skill Level(s): I to II i

Instructor(s): Esther Macy Nooner

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,195 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Discover the limitless possibilities of digital photography. Whether new to the digital landscape or a seasoned photographer looking to enhance your skill set, this workshop delves into the techniques...

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Techniques in Pochoir and Gouache, Section II – D12W12-20

Date: Aug 17 - 21, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Elizabeth Ferrill

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Express what you see in the world around you by reimagining light and shadow, texture and surface as dynamic layers of color and form. This online workshop explores pochoir, a refined hand-stenciling technique,...

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iPhone and iPad Artistry – P12W13-20

Date: Aug 17 - 21, 2020

Skill Level(s): open to all i

Instructor(s): Dan Burkholder

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,195 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

Maximize the power of your iPhone and iPad as remarkable creative tools. In this fun and relevant workshop, participants explore the photographic capabilities of both devices, including the camera, darkroom...

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Painting and Materiality, Section II – D13W11-20

Date: Aug 24 - 28, 2020

Skill Level(s): III i

Instructor(s): Leslie Shows

Price Option(s):
$450 — Reduced Tuition (COVID-19 Artist Relief Offer)
$1,095 — Full Price Tuition (For those able to pay at this time)

In this rigorous painting workshop catered to your at-home studio, explore the expressivity of your materials, whether you are working with representational imagery, abstraction or the fertile area in...

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