Art + Design
"Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere." -Albert Einstein
In the spirit of these words, we hope you will find your creative destination among the pages of our Art + Design offerings.
Let our courses take you on your own artistic journey... where imaginative classes from Painting to Music are designed to excite, entertain and inform you!
GETTING THE PERFECT SHOT RFNRT 2585 C01
6/14/18 - 7/26/18 6 - 9 pm
Let freelance photographer Tom DeLorenzo give you an in-depth look at camera operations, basic photographic technique, image composition and post-processing, to help you elevate your photographs from ordinary to extraordinary. Sessions will rotate from the classroom to local shoot sites (weather permitting) to implement and practice those newly acquired skills over 4 projects. Digital camera, capture media, and operations manual required for all sessions
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR DIGITAL PHOTOS RFNRT 2595 C01
6/12/18 - 7/24/18 6 - 9 pm
Move from snapshot to photograph with advertising and entertainment photographer Tom DeLorenzo and bring new life to your photos through increased technical skills and digital processing. Learn how get more out of your 35mm digital camera, flash and image processing program. Course consists of 4- projects that will take you from the idea to completion. All projects utilize depth-of-field control and motion/panning techniques; use of on-camera flash and image processing. Students should bring their camera, flash and instruction manuals to all sessions.
PHOTOSHOP FOR HOBBYIST RFNRT 2597 C01
6/15/18 - 7/27/18 6 - 9 pm
Move from uninspiring snapshots to dynamic photographs with advertising and entertainment photographer Tom DeLorenzo and bring new life to your photos through Photoshop proficiency and the technical skills of digital processing. Learn how to get what's been missing from your digital images. Students are encouraged to bring their laptops or iMacs to all sessions.
WATERCOLOR – BASICS & BEYOND RFNRT 2530 C01 / CPV1
6/5/18 - 7/10/18 6 - 9 pm Pennswood Village 6 Fridays
7/6/18 - 8/10/18 9 am – 12 pm
Whether a beginner or advanced watercolor artist, this course will help you achieve sparkling highlights and luscious wet washes in this transparent, luminous medium. Students are encouraged to bring their own photographic reference materials. Emphasis will be on promoting creativity and the realization of the artist’s vision. Note: Please bring whatever supplies you have and a supply list will be given out the first night of class.
**Courses at Pennswood Village are open and not limited to Pennswood Village Residents
CLAY WORKSHOP RFNRT 8053 CPV1
Enjoy a relaxing morning as you have fun creating one-of-a-kind sculptures with air dry clay! Marvel in your ingenuity of colors and textures with acrylic paints, as you work with different modeling tools, and paint and glaze your spectacular clay art! Join this fun workshop as you experience the joy of sculpting and painting with music, engage in lively conversations and discussions about art and sharing your creativity with one another!
Plus $6 material fee payable to instructor
THINK INK WORKSHOP RFNRT 8054 CPV1
Let's grab our canvas and paintbrush and think ink! Have fun and learn innovative drawing and painting techniques through the use of fine point marker, India ink and acrylic ink! Join this fun workshop as you experience the joy of drawing and painting with music, engage in lively conversations and discussions about art and sharing your creativity with one another!
Plus $5 material fee payable to instructor