PAINTING IN WATERCOLORS 

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MONDAYS | 5:30 - 7:30PM | $65 members, $68 non-members (per 4 week session)
OCT 1 -29

This class is designed for all levels and is focused on recognizing and establishing the basic and fundamental techniques, materials, and tools of watercolor painting. Students will explore preparation and layout, and begin to examine basic procedures, such as wet on wet, wet on dry and dry on wet techniques and when to use them, in order to complete a composition. They will also explore various simple or unusual tools, as well as brushes, and practice the different effects or textures these various tools and methods are capable of, and how and when to apply them. The course will also touch on areas such as choice of color, color mixing, masking, and stamping. This class will take the mystery, and the anxiety, out of this medium and encourage new and developing watercolor artists. Material list will be provided.

Instructor: Ed Kadunc has studied art at the University of Miami and Syracuse University and was a student of Barry Moser. After 25 years in the field of commercial art, including technical and architectural design, creative design, graphic arts, book design, and illustration, Ed is directing his creative effort in the pursuit of fine art, oil on canvas and pencil as his principal medium.

Registration can be done via phone at 603.989.5500, via email at info@alumnihall.org or online using the link below. 


INTRO TO UKULELE

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Wednesdays | Oct 10- Nov 7 (no class Oct 31) | 5:30 - 6:45PM
Tuition: $72 per four week session
Instructor: Ross Boyd

 All levels are welcome for this introduction to the ukulele with musician, educator and composer Ross Malcolm Boyd of Tiny Village Music. The ukulele is easy to learn and fun to play - and it’s a wonderful way for someone who has never played an instrument to become a musician. We’ll tackle a variety of songs and styles so that you’ll gain the experience and self-confidence needed to play in the future.  An instructor recommended ukulele can be purchased for $65.

EMAIL US AT INFO@ALUMNIHALL.ORG FOR REGISTRATION INO!



A Deep Dive with Your Instrument

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Wednesdays | Oct 3 - NOV 14 | 4 - 5PM
Tuition: $30 per half hour session
Instructor: Ross Boyd

Private music lessons on guitar, ukulele and piano are available with musician, educator and composer Ross Malcolm Boyd of Tiny Village Music. Schedule a month of lessons or just a lesson or two if you already have a background in the instrument and would like to take your playing to the next level. Ross will customize the lessons to your interests and can include theory, composition and music technology if desired.



BEGINNING KNITTING

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THURSDAYS | OCT 4 - 25 | 3:30 - 5PM
Tuition: $40 members, $50 non-members, students $30
Materials fee $15 (optional)
Instructor: Liz Bayne

A great class for those new to knitting who want to learn the fundamentals or former knitters who need a refresher. Students will learn to cast on, knit, purl and cast off through a choice of projects for beginners. Materials including patterns, yarn and needles can be purchased from the instructor.



Art Without Bounds

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Thursdays | Oct 4 - 25 | 1 - 2PM
Tuition: $40 per four week session
Instructor: Lesley Butman

Open to all individuals with special needs and their caregivers. Participants will explore drawing, painting and other artistic expressions that get the creativity flowing in a supportive environment. Materials are included. Prospective students are encouraged to call with questions and to discuss specific needs.


BRUSHES & BREWS

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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED



PAINTED FLOOR CLOTH: START TO HEM

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TUESDAYS | NOV 17 & 18 | 11am - 4pm
Tuition: $225 members, $250 non-members (materials included)
Instructors: Ann Walker and Lesley Butman

Painted floor cloths are a traditional art that became popular during the Colonial period in America. Known for their durability, they also can be a versatile canvas for artistic expression and use. This workshop will take participants though the steps of creating two floor cloths - 2 ft x 3 ft and 3 ft x 4 ft. The fee includes the canvas and the use of paints, stencils and brushes to accomplish your design. Participants are welcome to bring personal design materials.