The Arts

The Arts

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
Jaina

“Had I not created my own world, I most certainly would have died in other people’s.” - Anais Nin

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Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Hoffmann

Woodblock printing is a timeless art form, fun for beginners and experienced holiday card makers alike. Joan demonstrates and walks you through the process of designing, carving, and printing small woodblocks. All tools provided, just bring paper and a friend. Come...

Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Hoffmann

Use your brush or palette knife to create motion in paintings. Directional brushstrokes replicate nature's wind, weather, and motion. In the morning, we will study different brushstrokes and make one painting before incorporating new strokes into your style of painting...

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Antze

Capture the beauty of autumn leaves and fruits with colored pencils. Persimmons, apples, and other fruit and leaves are delightful subjects for the sometimes bleak days of early winter. Learn some new techniques including underpainting with watercolor pencils, layering...

Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Helsel

Want to shoot like Ansel Adams? Black and white photography reveals the essence of landscape like nothing else. We'll cover composition, seeing with fresh eyes, finding good landscapes, converting RAW files to B&W, and infrared capture. We’ll also review your...

Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Helsel

From tiny wildflowers to broad landscapes, spend a day learning how to translate nature's beauty into strong, expressive photos. We'll cover principles of good composition, light direction, time of day, weather, and tides in a mixture of lecture, slide shows, exercises...

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe
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Friday, April 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
Trimble

 

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Peifer

 

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Friday, April 26, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe

This photography class turns our eyes toward the smaller, more intimate details of the world around us - not necessarily tiny, close-up macro photos. We will explore how to use our vision to recognize and isolate important aspects of scenes and locations through both...

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Kennard

We will begin small, twined baskets made with a diminutive relative of tule, known as “sweetgrass” among native weavers in the Pacific Northwest. As well as being fragrant, it is strong and soft, and lends itself to a variety of weaving strokes and color treatments.