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Wheel Pottery July 12-August 16
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Wheel Pottery July 12-August 16

$35

with PATRICIA HAYES, MSAD #37 Adult & Community Education

Class for wheel pottery involves learning about the basics of clay and forming on the pottery wheel. Beginners start with centering and forming and by the end of the six-week class can make small bowls or cups and have completed at least 7-8 items which they have been glazed and fired. There is an additional $20 material fee due to the instructor the first night of class. Limited to 6 participants during each session.

All classes and activities are subject to MSAD #37 Covid Guidelines, which include wearing a mask to class.

Exploring Drawing Techniques

$109

with Marjorie Strauss, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Jul 13, 2022 at 10 am, runs for 4 weeks

Find your medium! We will work from observation – first with still life and then with a posed (clothed) model. Each class will explore a different drawing method (pen or pencil, pen and ink, charcoal, or pastel.) This series of classes will include several assignments.

Students provide their own drawing board and clips (around 18” x 24”), sketchbook with wire binding (8.5” x 11”), and a free standing easel. Course fee includes all other supplies and model fee. 

 

Terracotta Pot of Lilies of the Valley

$35

with Shirley Anderson, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Jul 13, 2022 at 4 pm

The lily of the valley's sweet scent and beautiful bell-shaped flowers will make you fall in love immediately.  Learn how to paint these beautiful spring flower plants along with an aged terracotta pot or a beautiful blue and white vase. The choice is up to you! Painting is Acrylic on 11 x 14 canvas. Materials provided.

Handbuilding Pottery July 13-August 17
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Handbuilding Pottery July 13-August 17

$35

with PATRICIA HAYES, MSAD #37 Adult & Community Education

Handbuilding encompasses the use of four types of clay. Each clay including porcelain, terra cotta, white stoneware, and brown stoneware will have its own hand-built project. There is an additional $20 material fee due to the instructor the first night of class. Limited to 6 participants during each session.

All classes/activities are subject to the MSAD #37 COVID protocols, including wearing a mask to class.

Landscape Photography

$49

with Steve McGrath, York Adult Education

Calendar Jul 14, 2022

In this Beginner/Intermediate Landscape Photography Class Steve will show you all the various camera settings you can use when taking Landscape Photography utilizing your Shutter and Aperture settings for the best exposure. Including understanding and using natural light, finding the best composition, understanding the ways different focal length lenses behave and using depth of field and the use of filters. Tripods are also a plus but not mandatory for the class and you can use Smartphone or digital camera for this class.

July 14 Online from 6-8:00pm

July 16 Meet at the Highland Farm Preserve from 9-11:00am 

July 19 Meet Online to view and Critique our Images 6-8:00pm

#summer2022creative

Painting Lily of the Valleys with Shirley

$60

with Shirley Anderson, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jul 19, 2022 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

The lily of the valley's sweet scent and beautiful bell-shaped flowers will make you fall in love immediately. Learn how to paint these beautiful spring flower plants along with an aged terracotta pot or a beautiful blue and white vase. The choice is up to you! Painting in Acrylic on 11 x 14 canvas.

Creative Chalk Couture JULY 19

$30

with Amy Morgan, MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 19, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Make and take a home decor piece that is made with a reusable transfer and chalk paste or ink!

A FUN night out! TUESDAYS/DATES TO CHOOSE FROM:

• JULY 12, 19, 26 & AUG 2nd 6-8pm $30/per class

Beautiful Bouquet of Sunflowers

$35

with Shirley Anderson, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Jul 20, 2022 at 4 pm

Learn to paint sunflowers.  Enjoyed by gardeners everywhere this familiar favorite is easier to paint than you think.  A beautiful blue background makes these tall sunflowers pop right off the canvas. Acrylic on 16 x 20 Canvas. Materials provided.





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