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Our classes are geared towards those that are enthusiastic beginners and aspiring professionals. Classes for credit and non-credit occur throughout the year and are offered on evenings and weekends and range length and time. View all of our current classes.
Adult Professional Development: Credit-bearing courses for non-degree seekers and non-credit workshops to build your skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, HTML Website Design, digital marketing, content creation, and more. Specifically tailored for communities outside of the traditional degree-seeking student, our professional certificate programs aim to advance your performance in your profession.
Adult Personal Enrichment: Non-credit enrichment classes for adults in areas such as painting, figure drawing, digital painting, graphic novels, photography, printmaking, digital media and other studio arts. Students age 16 and up may explore our adult personal enrichment classes with parent/guardian permission.
Pre-College Studios: Credit-bearing drawing, painting, printmaking, portfolio preparation courses for high school students looking to take their art to the next level.
Young Artist Studios and Homeschool Classes: Year-round visual art opportunities for students in grades 1-9.
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Explore the creativity of our students in our galleriesFall 2020 : Young Artists Grades 1-9