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Within 1 week of registering for a class online, you should receive a personalized confirmation letter with information about where to meet for the class and what to bring. If you DO NOT receive this email, please contact our enrollment coordinator, Deanna at (520) 883-3024 or droach@desertmuseum.org.
Spring Session III
LEAPING LIZARDS!
Saturday 8am – 3pm
Apr. 29
Fee: $70 museum members/$120 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi & Craig Ivanyi
Summer Session I
WATERCOLORS: WET N’ WILD
Friday & Saturday 9 – 3pm
May 19 & 20
Fee: 
$105 museum members/$155 nonmembers
Instructor: Susan Morris
 
1. SONORAN PHOTO ADVENTURE
Fri & Sat 8am – 1:30pm
May 26 & 27
Fee: 
$145 museum members/$195 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
CREATIVE SILK PAINTING IN THE DESERT
Sat & Sun 9 – 3pm
June 3 & 4
Fee: 
$145 museum members/$195 nonmember
Holly Swangstu
 
CONSIDERING CACTI: JUST FOR YOU!
Sat & Sun  9 – 3pm
June 10 & 11
Fee: 
$145 museum members/$195 nonmember
Sharon Schafer
 
MIXED MEDIA ANIMAL ILLUSTRATION BOOTCAMP
Fri, Sat & Sun 10 – 4pm
June 23, 24 & 25
Fee: $150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
Summer Session II
INTRO TO ADOBE LIGHTROOM 6/CC
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Aug 5
Fee: $60 museum members / $110 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
2. SONORAN PHOTO ADVENTURE
Fri & Sat 8am – 1:30pm 
Aug 11 & 12
Fee: $145 museum members/$195 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff 
 
INTRO TO MIXED MEDIA COLLAGE: INTERPRETING THE DESERT
Sat & Sun 10 - 4
Aug 19 & 20
Fee: $120 museum members/$170 nonmembers
Catherine Nash 
 
PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 14 QUICKSTART
Sunday 10 - 4
Aug 20
Fee: $55 museum members/$105 nonmembers          
Robert Renfrow
 
SAVING YOUR WATERCOLOR FROM THE RECYCLE BIN
Friday & Saturday 9 – 3pm
Sept 15 & 16
Fee: $105 museum members/$155 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
Fall Session I
SONORAN DESERT BIRDS
Fri, Sat & Sun 9 – 3pm
Oct 13, 14 & 15
$170 museum members/$220 nonmembers
Linda Feltner
 
ZENTANGLE ON DESERT GOURDS
Sat & Sun 9 – 3pm
Oct 14 & 15
$125 museum members/$175 nonmembers
Gale Sherman
 
ADVANCED TECHNIQUES IN SCRATCHBOARD
Fri., Sat. & Sun. 10 – 4pm
Oct 20, 21 & 22
$200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Cathy Sheeter
*This class is almost full. Please call (520) 883-3024 to register.
 
BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOWALK
Fri 10 – 4pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Oct 20 & 21
$150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
EXPRESSIVE ENCOUNTERS IN THE DESERT: VISUAL JOURNALING IN NATURE
Sat & Sun 10 – 4pm
Oct. 21 & 22
$110 museum members/$160 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
POINT & SHOOT CAMERA BASICS
Sunday 10 – 4pm
Oct 22
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
TEXTURE OF REALISM
Fri, Sat & Sun 9– 3pm
Oct 27, 28 & 29
$200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Guy Combes
 
THE IMPASTO APPROACH WITH ANDREW DENMAN
Fri, Sat & Sun 9– 3pm
Oct 27, 28 & 29
$230 museum members/$280 nonmembers
Andrew Denman
 
COMMANDING CAMERA COMPOSITION
Friday 10 – 4pm
Oct 27
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
INTRO TO ADOBE LIGHTROOM 6/CC
Sunday 10am – 4pm
Oct 29
$60 museum members / $110 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
COLOR MIXING: DESERT GREENS IN WATERCOLOR
Friday 10 – 4pm
Nov 3
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
INTERCHANGEABLE LENS CAMERA QUICKSTART
Friday 10 – 4pm
Nov 3
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
FALL 2. BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOWALK
Sat 10 – 4pm, Sun 7:30 – 11:30am
Nov 4 & 5
$150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
EASY PRINTMAKING: HOLIDAY TIME!
Sat & Sun 9 – 3pm
Nov 4 & 5
$125 museum members/$175 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
EXPLORING THE DESERT WITH FIELD SKETCHING
Sunday 10 – 4pm
Nov 5
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
Fall Session II
OIL PAINTING FOR THE ULTIMATE BEGINNER
Fri, Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm
Nov 10, 11 & 12
$175 museum members/$225 nonmembers
Ada Koch
 
THE ANSEL ADAMS LOOK: CREATING BEAUTIFUL BLACK & WHITE PHOTOS
Fri & Sat 10am – 4pm
Nov 10 & 11
$110 museum members/$160 nonmembers
Stephen Buchmann
 
CREATIVE TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Sunday 10am – 4pm
Nov 12
$60 museum members/ $110 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
NATURE JOURNALING: FOCUS ON AGAVE
1 Friday 10-4pm
Nov 17
$60 museum members/ $110 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
FLIGHT SCHOOL: PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS IN FLIGHT
Fri, Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm
Nov 17, 18 & 19
 $175 museum members/$225 nonmembers
Sharon Schafer
 
SILK PAINTING: YES YOU CAN!
Sat & Sun  9am – 3pm
Nov 18 & 19
$150 museum members/ $200 nonmembers
Holly Swangstu
 
PHOTO ADVENTURE: SECRETS OF THE MUSEUM
Fri 9– 3pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Dec 1 & 2
$150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
SILK PAINTING ADVANCED TECHNIQUES
Friday 9 – 3pm
Dec 1
$75 museum members/$125 nonmember
Holy Swangstu
FOCUS ON GEOLOGY: DRAWING ROCKS & MINERALS
Sat & Sun 10 – 4pm
Dec 2 & 3
$110 museum members/$160 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 15 QUICKSTART
Sunday 10 - 4
Dec 3
$60 museum members/ $110 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOWALK
Fri 10 – 4pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Dec 8 & 9
$150 museum members/$200 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
QUICK DRAW: PEN, PENCIL, INK & WATERCOLOR
Fri, Sat & Sun  10 – 4pm
Dec 8, 9 & 10
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers            
Rick Wheeler
 
PRO TIPS & TRICKS: WRITING ARTIST STATEMENTS & BIOS
Sunday 9 – 3pm
Dec 10
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
MATTING & FRAMING YOUR ART WITHOUT DEPLETING YOUR WALLET
Friday 9 – 3pm
Dec 15
$60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
SCANNING MAGIC: A DIFFERENT APPROACH TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Fri 10 – 4pm, Sat 7:30 – 11:30am
Dec 15 & 16
$110 museum members/$160 nonmembers
Steve Buchmann