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Summer Session II
TASTE OF PEN & INK
3 Tuesdays 9 - noon
Aug 1, 8, 15
Fee: $90 museum members/$140 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
COLOR - INSIDE THE LINES!
3 Tuesdays 1 – 4pm
Aug 1, 8, 15
Fee: 
$90 museum members/$140 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
SCRATCHBOARD FOR THE ULTIMATE BEGINNER
3 Wednesdays 9 - noon
Aug 2, 9, 16
Fee: $90 museum members/$140 nonmembers
Janie Gildow

 
DRAWING THE DESERT ON STONE TILE WITH COLORED PENCIL
3 Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Aug 2, 9, 16
Fee: 
$90 museum members/$140 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
BEAUTIFUL BUGS ART EXPLORATION
3 Thursdays  9 – noon
Aug 17, 24, 31
Fee: $95 museum members/$145 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi
 
MAKING MEMORIES: TRAVEL SIZE SKETCHING
Wednesday 10 - 4
Aug 23
$55 museum members/$105 nonmembers
Catherine Nash 
 
Fall Session I
 
COLORED PENCIL & WATERCOLOR: THE NEXT STEP
Mondays 9 - noon
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
COLORED PENCIL I
Mondays 1 – 4pm
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
WATERCOLOR I: START WITH A SPLASH
Tuesdays 9 - noon
Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi
 
ANIMAL SKETCHING –A MUST FOR NATURE ARTISTS
Tuesdays 9 - noon
Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
$170 museum members/$220 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
DESIGNING FOR SUCCESS
Tuesdays 1 – 4pm
Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
PENCIL I
Wednesdays 9 - noon
Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
INTRO TO PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 15: TODAY’S DIGITAL DARKROOM
Wednesdays 9 - noon
Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow
 
RIPPLES & REFLECTIONS: DRAW WATER WITH COLORED PENCIL
Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
BIG BUGS & BUTTERFLIES IN PEN & INK AND WATERCOLOR
Thursdays 9 - noon
Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
NATURE JOURNALING: GETTING CONNECTED
Thursdays 1 – 4pm
Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
Fall Session II
PEN & INK: STROKES
Mondays 9 – noon
Nov 6, 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 *This class skips Nov 20
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
BEGINNING ACRYLIC
Mondays 9 – noon
Nov 6, 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 *This class skips Nov 20
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
PEN & INK II: THE DESERT LANDSCAPE
Mondays 1 – 4pm
Nov 6, 13, 27, Dec 4, 11 *This class skips Nov 20
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
COLOR MIXING FOR ARTISTS
Tuesdays 9 – noon
Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 *This class skips Nov 21
$165 museum members/$215 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
OMPOSITION—PURE AND SIMPLE
Tuesdays 9 – noon
Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 *This class skips Nov 21
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Janie Gildow
 
FROM PHOTO TO PAINTING 
Tuesdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 *This class skips Nov 21
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
COLORED PENCIL II
Tuesdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12 *This class skips Nov 21
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers            
Janie GIldow
 
CREATE A WEBSITE: START TO FINISH
Wednesdays 9 – noon
Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 *This class skips Nov 22
$200 museum members/$250 nonmembers
Jay Pierstorff
 
PENCIL II
Wednesdays 9 – noon
Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 *This class skips Nov 22
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
UNKNOWN & UNEXPECTED: ADVENTURES IN ABSTRACT PAINTING
Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 *This class skips Nov 22
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Rick Wheeler
 
SCRATCHBOARD BASICS: TEXTURE AND VALUE
Wednesdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 8, 15, 29, Dec 6, 13 *This class skips Nov 22
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers            
Janie Gildow
 
WATERCOLOR II: COMBINING DETAILS WITH DRAMATIC WASHES
Thursdays 9 – noon
Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 *This class skips Nov 23
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Rachel Ivanyi
 
BACKING IT UP: BACKGROUND BASICS
Thursdays  9 – noon
Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 *This class skips Nov 23
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Susan Morris
 
MIXED MEDIA PAINTING IN THE DESERT
Thursdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 *This class skips Nov 23
$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers
Catherine Nash
 
INTRO TO NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY: THE BASICS
Thursdays 1 – 4pm
Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14 *This class skips Nov 23
$170 museum members/$220 nonmembers
Robert Renfrow