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Discovering Clay: Hand Building for Beginners
Sharon Bartmann
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Feb 20 - Mar 13, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $99.00 | Non-Member: $99.00

New to clay? Haven't worked in clay in a while? This class is aimed at getting your hands wet through learning the basics of hand building. In 4 short weeks, you will learn how to manipulate slabs of clay into unique trays, bowls and more. We will also look at how to finish our functional pieces using underglazes and glaze. ...

Discovering Drawing
Meghan Howland
Fridays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Feb 23 - Mar 16, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

It is a myth that artists are born being able to draw, it is a skill that can be learned. During this 4 week class, each student will concentrate on simple subjects and drawing techniques that will guide them through the fundamentals of drawing. Through detailed demonstrations, class exercises, and one-on-one guidance, we will expl...

Discovering Drawing
Gina Altadonna
Mondays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Apr 2 - Apr 23, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Drawing is a skill that can be learned and mastered simply by understanding a few key techniques that instill knowledge and confidence. Over the course of four weeks, each student will learn all about line, value, composition, and proportion. Using classic drawing exercises, detailed demonstrations and tutorials, as well as one-on-one attention during still-life drawing, students will leave this course with the tools they need to continue a ...

Discovering Drawing
Henry Martin
Fridays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Apr 6 - Apr 27, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Drawing is fundamental.  Drawing is the foundation of visual art and drawing from observation is the basis of drawing.  This class provides the basic tools and concepts necessary for students to translate their perceptions into a coherent image on the page.  Try it, you might just be amazed!

Student Supply List:
A supply fee of $20 covers the cost of all materials.
 
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Discovering Jewelry & Metals
Ashley Ernest
Wednesdays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Feb 21 - Mar 14, 2018
Medium: Metals, jewelry & Glass | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

This class is a beginner-friendly introduction to the materials, tools, and processes used in jewelry fabrication.  Focusing on the format of the ring, you'll learn to texture and shape metal with hammers, files, and the jeweler's saw, then size, form, and fabricate a ring using high-temperature silver solder.  Finally, you will learn the various methods of finishing and polishing used to create beautiful ...

Discovering Jewelry & Metals
Ashley Ernest
Wednesdays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Apr 4 - Apr 25, 2018
Medium: Metals, jewelry & Glass | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

This class is a beginner-friendly introduction to the materials, tools, and processes used in jewelry fabrication.  Focusing on the platform of the ring, you'll learn to texture and shape metal with hammers, files, and jeweler's saws, then size, form, and fabricate a ring using high-temperature silver solder.  Finally, you will learn the various methods of finishing and polishing used to create beautiful and functional pieces of we...

Discovering Metals
Dori McClennen
Wednesdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Apr 4 - Apr 25, 2018
Medium: Metals, jewelry & Glass | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Discover metalworking in a low-pressure atmosphere and create a four-part sampler: sawing, riveting, stamping, and soldering.

Student Supply List:
A supply fee of $20 covers the cost of all materials. Please wear closed toe shoes, apron, thin black Sharpie marker, and hair in ponytail.
 
Discovery
No experience? No problem! Designed for the true beginner, these affordable 4-week cla...

Discovering Metalwork
Dori McClennen
Tuesdays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Feb 20 - Mar 13, 2018
Medium: Metals, jewelry & Glass | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Discover metal in a low pressure atmosphere and create a 4 part sampler: sawing, riveting, stamping, and soldering.

Student Supply List:
A supply fee of $20 covers the cost of all materials. Please wear closed toe shoes, apron, and wear hair in a ponytail


Discovery
No experience? No problem! Designed for the true be...

Discovering Mosaics
Claire Brill
Saturdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Apr 7 - Apr 28, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

As simple as putting glue on the back of a small piece of tile then paste the tile onto a board? Anyone can make mosaics! Come learn more. You will use the wheeled nipper, a basic cutting tool, to cut both stained glass and tile (including broken dishes). Play with glass gems, seashells, pebbles, and other small bits. Take in information about adhesives, substrates (what to make the mosaic on), and grout. Tools and materials will be provided...

Discovering Painting
Henry Martin
Fridays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Feb 23 - Mar 16, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Have you ever wanted to try oil painting and didn't know where to begin? Does the thought of "Oil Paint" sound intimidating? It isn't: Oil Painting is by FAR the easiest medium for beginners. All you need to know are a few simple steps, and I will show you! We will proceed with a monochrome, that is one color, allowing students to "draw" with the paintbrush as they examine darks a...

Discovering PaintingFull, Waitlist Available
Gina Altadonna
Mondays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Feb 26 - Mar 19, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

This course will provide students with the basic tools and knowledge to begin to cultivate your skill in painting. We will explore composition, mixing and more using watercolors. With the techniques and understanding of materials learned during this crash course, you will no longer feel fear and confusion about how to begin a painting. Everyone will leave this course with a new passion for painting!

Discovering Painting
Meghan Howland
Fridays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Apr 6 - Apr 27, 2018
Medium: Drawing and Painting | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Painting is one of the most popular artistic mediums because of its flexibility, durability, and richness. Working in oils, students will be provided with a full understanding of basic painting, using a step by step process. Gaining an understanding of the materials and techniques, students will move toward a new passion that nourishes their creativity and highlights their individuality.

Student Supply List:
A supply fee of ...

Discovering Pottery: Wheel Throwing for Beginners
Nate Willever
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Feb 20 - Mar 13, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $99.00 | Non-Member: $99.00

Begin learning how to make beautiful pottery on the wheel. Each class will begin with a demo and continue in making you a more confident thrower. You will learn to wedge, center, throw, and trim each piece. Tools will be provided but students must purchase clay from Main Line Art Center during the first class.
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Discovering Pottery: Wheel Throwing for Beginners
Marcia K. Reiver
Mondays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Apr 2 - Apr 23, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $99.00 | Non-Member: $99.00

Begin learning how to make beautiful pottery on the wheel. Each class will begin with a demo and continue making you a more confident thrower. You will learn to wedge, center, throw, and trim each piece. Tools will be provided, but students must purchase clay from the Art Center.
 
Discovery
No experience? No problem! Designed for the true beginner, these affordable 4-week classes are will introduce ...

Discovering Pottery: Wheel Throwing for Beginners
Nate Willever
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Apr 3 - Apr 24, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $99.00 | Non-Member: $99.00

Begin learning how to make beautiful pottery on the wheel. Each class will begin with a demo and continue making you a more confident thrower. You will learn to wedge, center, throw, and trim each piece. Tools will be provided, but students must purchase clay from the Art Center.

Student Supply List:
Hand Towel

Discovery
No experience? No problem! Designed for the true beginner, these affordable 4-...

Discovering Pottery: Wheel Throwing for Beginners
Nate Willever
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
May 8 - May 29, 2018
Medium: Ceramics, Mosaics & Sculpture | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $99.00 | Non-Member: $99.00

Begin learning how to make beautiful pottery on the wheel. Each class will begin with a demo and continue making you a more confident thrower. You will learn to wedge, center, throw, and trim each piece. Tools will be provided, but students must purchase clay from the Art Center.

Student Supply List:
Hand Towel

Discovery
No experience? No problem! Designed for the true beginner, these affordable 4-...

Discovering Printmaking
Christine Stoughton
Thursdays 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Apr 5 - Apr 26, 2018
Medium: Print, Paper and Book Arts | Level: Beginner
Program Type: Discovery
Member: $119.00 | Non-Member: $119.00

Learn the fundamentals of ink, paper, and press, in a supportive and creative atmosphere. Roll water wash-up inks onto a non-porous surface, remove some of the ink, stamp and paint your own imagery, then delight in the visual surprise when rolling your inked art through our etching press as it transfers onto paper.

Core Takeaways: 
Teaching Artist Christine Stoughton is a professionally trained printmakers ...