Arts & Crafts



Acrylic and Oil Painting

All levels welcome. Mini lectures will be given on such topics as color theory, palette organization, composition, and more. Individual instruction and guidance will be given on students’ specific projects.

A supply list will be discussed the first day of class.

Questions? Contact Janine Sahm at FencingMastersProgram@comcast.net.

No Class: 12/25, 1/1



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201101
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 9/4 - 11/6 Tu 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM $165.00 View
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201102
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 11/27 - 2/12 Tu 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM $165.00 View

Drawing All Levels

All skill levels welcome. Learn the basics of working with graphite (pencil) on paper. The beginning student will learn the fundamentals of composition, perspective, and how to render convincing 3D images using light and shadow. Continuing, and advanced, students will continue to develop the basic skills and have the opportunity to work with new tools, such as conte crayon, silverpoint, charcoal, or pen and ink.

A supply list will be discussed the first class meeting.

Questions? Contact Janine Sahm at FencingMastersProgram@comcast.net

 

No Class:12/24, 12/31, 1/21/2019



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201302
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 9/10 - 11/5 Mo 12:15 PM - 02:15 PM $118.00 View
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201303
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 11/26 - 2/11 Mo 12:15 PM - 02:15 PM $118.00 View

Drawing and Watercolor All Levels

Students will learn the basic skills of drawing and watercolor. Students will explore color mixing and application, composition and detail. Many detailed demonstrations will be provided. We will explore the drawing and watercolor as it applies to seascapes, landscapes and florals.

Materials list will be provided at 1st. class.

No Class: 12/26, 1/2/2019



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201601
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Dixon 9/5 - 11/7 We 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $120.00 View
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201602
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Dixon 11/28 - 2/13 We 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $120.00 View

Drawing to Painting

A solid foundation in drawing can lead to more successful painting. This class introduces the students to both drawing and painting and how they work together. Fundamental topics to be covered in class are basic shapes, value, color theory, basic techniques for graphite and painting medium of your choice (watercolor, acrylic and oil), perspective, composition and more. Beginners will start with basic exercises and a directed project. More advanced students will further develop their skills and/or supplement what they already know. Advanced students can also use this class as studio time to work, ask questions, get guidance and to be inspired and supported.

Supply list will be discussed the first night of class.

If you have questions please email Ms. Sahm at FencingMastersProgram@ comcast.net 

No Class: 12/27, 1/3/2019

 



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Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 9/6 - 11/8 Th 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $150.00 View
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Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 11/29 - 2/14 Th 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $150.00 View

Introduction to Mosaic Art

This Beginner Mosaic class is a great introduction to Mosaics! This 5 week course will cover many different materials and you will create up to 2 class projects. Class will focus on basic designs for mosaics, using different types of materials, tools and surfaces. You will learn to cut glass, break plates and tile.

Materials Fee: $40.

See website: www.mosaichearts.com

No Class: 11/21



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201901
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Morales 11/7 - 12/5 We 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM $120.00 View

Introduction to Pique Assiette Mosaic

Pique Assiette is a style of mosaic using a variety of recycled materials. What a great way to recycle and reuse old plates and ceramics. Students will learn cutting techniques as well different design methods. The class project will be a cement steppingstone or mirror frame.

$25 Materials fee payable first class.



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Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Morales 10/17 - 10/24 We 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM $50.00 View

Oil Painting for All Levels

Explore the basic techniques of oil painting: color mixing and application. Lots of teacher demonstrations! Landscapes, seascapes and floral painting emphasized.

Supply list given 1st day of classes.

 No Class: 11/12, 12/24, 12/31, 1/21/2019



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201401
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Dixon 9/10 - 11/19 Mo 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $120.00 View
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201402
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Dixon 11/26 - 2/11 Mo 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $108.00 View

Watercolor/Pen and Ink

We will explore two mediums – watercolor and pen and ink – both individually and how they can be worked together. Students can work solely in watercolor or pen and ink, or they can combine the mediums. Watercolor techniques, such as dry brush, wet on wet, over washes and texture will be demonstrated and practiced. The possibilities of pen and ink will be explored. You will learn how to make a variety of lines with different materials in order to build rich drawings. Watercolor can be used to tint pen and ink drawings, or pen and ink can be used to enhance and give structure to a watercolor. A supply list will be discussed the first day of class.

Questions? Contact Ms. Sahm at FencingMastersProgram@comcast.net.

 

No Class: 12/25, 1/1/2019



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201501
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 9/4 - 11/6 Tu 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $165.00 View
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201502
Santa Clara Adult Education
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18 - &up Sahm 11/27 - 2/12 Tu 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $165.00 View