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    Explore the urban environment in and around downtown Austin and embark on a shooting adventure to a different destination each day. Students edit their images outside of class from each day’s shoot and choose their best pictures for the final day’s portfolio exhibit. Cover mechanics of the digital camera, learn to control for different lighting situations and scenes, and discuss how to capture interesting and creative images. Learn the importance of being able to speak about your work with others and the order in which art is displayed. Class meets at the Jones Center, 700 Congress Avenue.

    Instructor : Shelley Wood 

    Start date: 07/24/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/24/2017-7/28/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $20.00

    Location : Jones Center Location : 
      Jones Center.



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     Develop your drawing and painting skills the digital way, using a Wacom pen tablet and Adobe Photoshop. Through hands-on lessons in drawing fundamentals and basic color theory, you’ll develop your computer art skills from basic cartooning to creating paintings from photographs and your imagination.

    Instructor : Art School Faculty 

    Start date: 08/14/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (8/14/2017-8/18/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $20.00

    Location : Gatehouse Location : 
      Gatehouse.



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    Become familiar with acrylic painting materials, techniques, and terminology. Experiment with landscape, portrait, and figure painting using a foundation of basic drawing techniques. Gain inspiration by looking at and discussing the work of a variety of famous painters. The more practice, the better!

    Instructor : Meagan Green 

    Start date: 08/14/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:45 AM - 11:45 AM (8/14/2017-8/18/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $25.00

    Location : Studio 3 Location : 
      Studio 3.



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    Learn the basics of both hand building and wheel throwing with projects adjusted to your interests and skill level. Using earthenware clays, gain a working knowledge of techniques such as press molding, slab and coil construction, and throwing cylinder and bowl forms.

    Instructor : Izobeau Loureiro 

    Start date: 07/31/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (7/31/2017-8/4/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $25.00

    Location : Studio 4 Location : 
      Studio 4.



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    Work in our new sculpture studio to fabricate a cedar and steel counter stool as you familiarize yourself with material attributes, proper tool usage, and shop safety. Learn the basics of welding and woodworking in this exciting new class. If your interest is to work with wood or metal or you just want to get comfortable using power tools, this course is for you!

    Instructor : Sebastian Stoddart 

    Start date: 08/07/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (8/7/2017-8/11/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $35.00

    Location : Studio 7 Location : 
      Studio 7.



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    Embark on a shooting adventure using the natural world, historic villa, contemporary sculpture, and art studios at Laguna Gloria. Students edit their images inside and outside of class from each day’s shoot and choose their best pictures for the final day’s portfolio exhibit. We will cover mechanics of the digital camera, learn to control for different lighting situations and scenes, and discuss how to capture interesting and creative images. In preparation for the exhibit, learn the importance of being able to discuss your work with others and the order in which art is displayed.

    Instructor : Anthony Maddaloni 

    Start date: 07/31/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/31/2017-8/4/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $20.00

    Location : Gatehouse Location : 
      Gatehouse.



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    Learn the basics of welding and explore the possibilities of steel as more than an industrial material. Develop a foundation of forming and joining techniques as well as achieving expressive surfaces and finishing. Students will examine how linear materials may be manipulated to construct volume in projects ranging from functional objects to abstract sculpture.

    Instructor : Sebastian Stoddart 

    Start date: 08/07/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/7/2017-8/11/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $35.00

    Location : Studio 7 Location : 
      Studio 7.



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    Learn to make masks from paper mache techniques, folding, twisting, scoring, building up and through the use of paper pulp and many more materials to create texture and bring your mask to life with a final step of painting. We will work on a mask build up from a plastic mold and large wall size mask to take home.

    Instructor : Candace Briceno 

    Start date: 08/07/17

    5 sessions.

    Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/7/2017-8/11/2017)

    Tuition: $175.00

    Supply/Model Fee: $20.00

    Location : Gatehouse Location : 
      Gatehouse.



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