Adult & Teen Classes
Adult and teen classes are taught by community artists who have personal and creative experience within their areas of instruction. Students are eligible to attend these classes at the age of 13. Advance registration is required and all necessary supplies are provided.

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Class Brochure
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Fall 2014 Class Brochure



Fall 2014


Creating Comics: Character Design
Thursdays: December 4, 11, 18; 6-8:30 pm
Joslyn Members: $40; General Public $50
The first in a series of comic-based courses, this class will teach the foundations of character development. An exhibition featuring sketches, story boards, and finished panels from well-known graphic novels will provide insight to the creative process of comic illustrators and introduce you to professional materials.
Instructor: Fredd Gorham




Knotted Sculpture
Saturdays: December 6, 13, 20; 1-3:30 pm
Joslyn Members: $40; General Public $50
Transform standard hardware store rope into intricate works of sculpture inspired by artworks in the gallery by Orly Genger. Students will learn to use their hands to loop, knot, and tie a variety of cords to make freestanding abstract forms and undulating blankets of rope.
Instructor: Therese Straseski




Photography: Winter Scenes
Sunday: December 7; 1-4 pm
Joslyn & Lauritzen Members: $25; General Public $30
*Students need to bring a digital camera.
Bundle up for this one-day photography session held at Lauritzen Gardens. Capture the stark beauty of barren trees, snow-covered grounds, and hundreds of carefully arranged poinsettias. This session will end with hot chocolate and a chance to share your images for a group critique.
Instructor: Jim Ferguson