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Winter Garden Art Classes

Classes are 8-weeks long unless noted.

Winter Garden

Now Registering for Fall 2014

See classes below.

Crealdé School of Art entered a partnership with the City of Winter Garden in 2010, offering a series of photography, painting and drawing, sculpture and ceramics classes for adults and children at the Jesse Brock Community Center (pictured at left), 310 N. Dillard S., Winter Garden. For directions call 407-656-4155. Register through Crealdé at 407-671-1886 or www.crealde.org. The center is located four blocks from the historic downtown area and only minutes from Ocoee, Clermont, Windermere and other west Orange County communuties.

 

PAINTING & DRAWING

Crealdé School of Art, in partnership with the City of Winter Garden, offers a series of photography, painting & drawing, sculpture and ceramics classes for adults and children at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 N. Dillard St., located four blocks from the historic downtown area. Call 407-656-4155 for directions. Register through Crealdé School of Art, 407-671-1886 or www.crealde.org.

Note: With parental permission, self-motivated young adults (ages 14 to 17) are welcome to enroll in adult Painting, Drawing and Ceramics classes.

WG/PD102 Introduction to Drawing
& Painting
Instructor: Cat Hempel Fall I
Thursday, 6–8 p.m.

Open to beginning students as an introduction to the fundamentals of art. Sample various drawing and painting techniques using different media, including watercolors, acrylics and oils. Tuition includes most materials and supplies.
Members/WG Residents $215 • Non-members $235

WG/PD103 Drawing I
Instructor: Prayong Deeying Fall I
Monday, 6–8 p.m.
“Drawing I” covers basic principles of drawing and composition. Students will learn techniques of measuring angles and proportions to create accurate line drawings, techniques of shading to create light and volume, and principles of composition to create dynamic, engaging images.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225

WG/PD104 Watercolor I
Instructor: Prayong Deeying Fall II
Monday, 6–8 p.m.
Explore the classical world of watercolor, and develop a firm grounding in traditional approaches and techniques.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225

WG/PD119 Introduction to Oil Painting
Instructor: Cat Hempel Fall I
Wednesday, 6–8 p.m.

Learn techniques of paint handling, color mixing, mediums, glazing and toning through assignments and demonstrations. Repeat students are welcome to work independently with the instructor’s help.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225

WG/PD130 Painting Powerful Landscapes
Instructor: Beatrice Athanas Fall II
Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 6 weeks

Execute interpretive landscape paintings from photos in this introductory- to intermediate-level class. The focus will be on the fundamentals: composition, perspective, color, texture and individual interest. Explore modifying colors and simplifying composition to create a work of art in oils or acrylics. Instructor demos will be with oil paint. Repeat students are welcome to work independently with instructor’s guidance as requested.
Members/WG Residents $225 • Non-members $245

WG/PD143 Exploring Abstract Painting
Instructor: Patricia Byron Fall I & Fall II
Monday, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Explore and paint with a contemporary approach. Develop ideas with color, shapes and design, focusing on abstract images and patterns. Through this fun course, you will experiment with ways to give a modern feel to a subject matter, while referencing well-known modern artists for inspiration. It’s a perfect class for those who desire to create their own unique artworks but don’t know where to start.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225


YOUNG ARTISTS CLASSES ages 8 and up

Crealdé’s Young Artist program, offered now in Winter Garden, introduces a variety of art-making methods and techniques to encourage creativity and nurture artistic development.
Note: With parental permission, self-motivated young adults (ages 13 to 17) also are welcome to enroll in adult Painting, Drawing classes.

WG/YAP101 Pint-Size Picassos, ages 5-10
Instructor: Trish O’Donnell Fall I & Fall II Saturday, 9:30–10:30 a.m., 6 weeks
Saturday, 9:30–10:30 a.m., 6 weeks

Do you like to draw and paint? Explore the many ways to make art using pastels, paints, watercolors and other materials. A fun introductory experience for fledgling artists.
Members/WG Residents $100 • Non-members $120

WG/YAP112 Clay Creations, ages 5-8
Instructor: Paula Davis Fall I & Fall II
Thursday, 3:30–4:30 p.m., 6 weeks

Roll, pinch, squeeze! Use handbuilding techniques and have fun creating clay art projects for the holiday seasons. All materials are provided.
Members/WG Residents $100 • Non-members $120

WG/YAP204 Creating With Clay, ages 8-14
Instructor: Belinda Glennon Fall II
Tuesday, 3:30–5 p.m., 6 weeks

Bring your imagination and explore the plasticity of clay using handbuilding techniques to build functional pots and whimsical sculptures. Embellish them with glazes and take home your ceramic keepsakes. Build skills with new projects each session.
Members/WG Residents $120 • Non-members $140

WG/YAP208 Wheelthrowing & More, ages 10-16
Instructor: Belinda Glennon Fall I
Tuesday, 3:30–5 p.m., 6 weeks

Experience the wonder of the wheel as you shape a soft clay ball into a pot. Learn to combine thrown and handbuilt forms to create exciting clay vessels. Decorate and glaze for functional pottery.
Members/WG Residents $120 • Non-members $140

WG/YAP308 Creative Expression in 2D, ages 10-14
Instructor: Patricia Byron Fall I & Fall II
Monday, 3:30–5 p.m.

Calling young artists who love to paint and draw! Explore your creative potential through acrylic paint, watercolors, charcoal and pastels on canvas and paper. Experiment with painting and drawing techniques, composition and color theory. Members/WG Residents $120 • Non-members $140

PHOTOGRAPHY

Three-Hour Introduction to Digital Photography Workshops now offered in Winter Garden
$35 each; taught by Mark Lepow.

After five years of offering these popular workshops to thousands of students at Crealdé's main campus in Winter Park, they are now offered in Winter Garden. Learn the fundamentals of digital photography through camera specific programs which will cover: focus, exposure, metering, menus, special features and settings.

Basic Concepts: Digital Photography
*Tuesday, June 10, 5–8 pm
Note: Select "Spring Session" when registering for this class online.

Basic Concepts: Nikon D5000 Series
Tuesday, July 8, 5–8 pm

Basic Concepts: Canon Digital Rebel
Tuesday, July 22, 5–8 pm

Basic Concepts: Nikon D3000 Series
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 5–8 pm

WG/PH147 Digital Photography I
Instructor: Michael van Gelder
Monday, 6–8 p.m. Fall I
Instructor: Mark Lepow
Monday, 6–8 p.m. Fall II

Through instruction and assignments, learn essential photography concepts such as exposure, composition and lighting. Understanding camera settings and how to adjust aperture and shutter speeds helps to gain creative control of your photography.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225

WG/PH148 Digital Photography II
Instructor: Mark Lepow
Wednesday, 6–8 p.m. Fall I
Instructor: Michael van Gelder
Wednesday, 6–8 p.m. Fall II

Through in-depth assignments, field trips and reviews, students delve deeper into composition, lighting and special equipment. In-class demonstrations on manipulating images for printing and posting online are included. Prerequisite: Digital Photography I or similar experience.
Members/WG Residents $205 • Non-members $225

WG/PH243 Basic Portraiture
Instructor: Michael van Gelder Fall II
Thursday, 6–8 p.m.

Basic lighting and posting techniques and the use of flash and natural light are covered in this class. Focus is on defining the photographic portrait to reveal a subject’s unique personality. Students can work in black-and-white or color. Prerequisite: Digital Photography II or similar experience.
Members $220 • Non-members $240

WG/PH259 Field Trip Class
Instructor: Michael van Gelder Fall I
Thursday, 6–8 p.m.

Each week the instructor will take students to various locations around Central Florida. Each field trip will have a theme that will exercise the student’s picture taking abilities. There will be a critique of work done on the field trips. Prerequisite: Digital Photography I.
Members/WG Residents $220 • Non-members $240


CERAMICS & SCULPTURE

With parental permission, self-motivated young adults (ages 14-17) are welcome to enroll in Ceramics & Sculpture classes.

WG/TD184 Surface Decoration for Pottery
Instructor: Belinda Glennon Fall I
Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., 6 weeks

Use handbuilt or thrown forms to explore surface decoration techniques. Experiment with sgrafitto, slip trailing, inlay and more to create unique and functional pottery. Suitable for all levels.
Members/WG Residents $165 • Non-members $185

WG/TD183 Gifts of Clay
Instructor: Belinda Glennon Fall II
Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., 6 weeks

A handmade salsa bowl, candy jar or cookie platter – start a new tradition when you create unique pottery and decorations that enrich and personalize your holiday. Stamp out “Made in China” when you give the gift of your art! Suitable for all levels.
Members/WG Residents $165 • Non-members $185

 

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