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Find Your Inner Artist

Painting, photography, sculpture and more from ACT 2

Classes for Find Your Inner Artist - Spokane

FALL 2021

In Person

Drawing: Cartooning the Figure
Class # 28363
Cost: $37
Location:
Time: 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Dates: 9/28/21 - 11/2/21   
Instructor: Derrick Freeland
Days: Tu
  

Notes: Spokane Falls Community College Building #19 Room 203 3410 W Whistalks Way, Spokane, WA 99224

In this workshop, cover the basics of what it takes to draw people without the use of reference or models. Learn some anatomy, look at facial expressions, explore body language and body types, drawing the face, drawing clothing, and even learning how to draw (gasp!) HANDS (it is really not that hard)! No drawing experience necessary, all levels and abilities welcome..


Drawing: Wildlife
Class # 28365
Cost: $37
Location:
Time: 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Dates: 9/30/21 - 11/4/21   
Instructor: Derrick Freeland
Days: Th
  

Notes: Spokane Falls Community College Building #19 Room 203 3410 W Whistalks Way, Spokane, WA 99224

Study the basic anatomy and physiology of various forms of wildlife and apply what we learn to drawings. Birds, herbivores, carnivores, reptiles, and even insects will all be covered. No drawing experience necessary, all abilities welcome..


Enamelling On Copper
Class # 28375
Cost: $20
Location:
Time: 10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Dates: 10/9/21 - 10/9/21   
Instructor: Lisa Soranaka
Days: Sa
  

Notes: Spokane Falls Community College Building #6 Room 120 3410 W Whistalks Way, Spokane, WA 99224

Enameling is the art of taking powdered glass and firing it to the surface of a base metal to create a decorative surface. In this course students will learn the basic techniques of enameling onto a copper surface, creating a design in glass. This will include preparing the base metal, sifting the enamel onto the surface, firing and finishing. Finished pieces can be used to make jewelry, or as components in other sculptures, or as stand alone art pieces. Feel free to pack a lunch..


Get Better Pictures: Tips from a Pro (Spokane)
Class # 28359
Cost: $7
Location:
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 11/5/21 - 11/5/21   
Instructor: K.S. Brooks
Days: Fr
  

Notes: CCS Colville Center Room 130 985 S Elm, Colville, WA 99114

Students will get direction concerning lighting, focus, composition, equipment, terminology, portraits, and more from veteran professional photographer K. S. Brooks. Cameras including cell phone, point-and-shoot, and DSLR are welcome. This 2.5-hour beginner-level class is for people who want to take better pictures, whether that be of family, travel, products for their business and/or website, etc. Class can be attended in-person at the SCC Colville Center or online via zoom..


Introduction to Digital Photography Process: Part 2
Class # 28362
Cost: $14
Location:
Time: 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Dates: 11/9/21 - 11/16/21   
Instructor: Donald Burge
Days: Tu
  

Notes: Spokane Community College Building #15 Room 166 1810 N Greene Street, Spokane, WA 99217

Continue skills learned in part 1 introductory class. Learn about composition and how to "paint with light". Manipulate the camera for portrait, landscape, and macro (close up). Use a tripod to obtain sharper images. The criteria for and the chance to judge pictures will be an option. Bring to class a camera ready for use and images that can be shown in class..


Introduction to Digital Photography Processes: Part 1
Class # 28361
Cost: $14
Location:
Time: 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Dates: 10/26/21 - 11/2/21   
Instructor: Donald Burge
Days: Tu
  

Notes: Spokane Community College Building #15 Room 166 1810 N Greene Street, Spokane, WA 99217

So You have this nice Digital Camera and it takes nice pictures automatically. Would you like to find out how you can control the outcome of the images the you would like to capture. So, bring your camera, charged camera battery, the manual that came with the camera, and the USB cable to connect your camera to a computer. Students will be provided printed information regarding; Shutter speed, Aperture setting, and Chip Sensitivity (ISO). Also the printed information includes a glossary of digital camera terminology..


Mosaics
Class # 28372
Cost: $20
Location:
Time: 10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Dates: 10/23/21 - 10/23/21   
Instructor: Lisa Soranaka
Days: Sa
  

Notes: Spokane Falls Community College Building #6 Room 120 3410 W Whistalks Way, Spokane, WA 99224

Mosaic is the art of assembling small pieces of tile, broken glass or other materials into patterns and images. Ancient Romans covered their floors, walls and ceilings with this intricate and interesting art form, and it is used in everything from small artwork to large-scale public art pieces today. Explore the basics of designing and creating an outdoor mosaic for your garden, including discussion of which surfaces work best and what materials to use. Add mosaic to an existing structure or design a structure specifically for your mosaic. Feel free to pack a lunch..


Multimedia: Open Art
Class # 28366
Cost: $57
Location:
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 9/22/21 - 10/20/21   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: We
  

Notes: Spokane Valley Senior Center Art Room 2426 N Discovery Place, Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Whatever your art medium the emphasis is on exploring your own style. Develop and expand your skills with instruction and demonstrations in composition, color, and design. Learn to work with nontraditional art materials, create layer and depth, explore texture mediums, and push your artistic boundaries. Bring a photo for inspiration or a project to work on. All levels.


Multimedia: Open Art
Class # 28367
Cost: $57
Location:
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 11/3/21 - 12/8/21   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: We
  

Notes: Spokane Valley Senior Center Art Room 2426 N Discovery Place, Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Whatever your art medium the emphasis is on exploring your own style. Develop and expand your skills with instruction and demonstrations in composition, color, and design. Learn to work with nontraditional art materials, create layer and depth, explore texture mediums, and push your artistic boundaries. Bring a photo for inspiration or a project to work on. All levels.


Printmaking
Class # 28376
Cost: $20
Location:
Time: 10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Dates: 11/6/21 - 11/6/21   
Instructor: Lisa Soranaka
Days: Sa
  

Notes: Spokane Falls Community College Building #6 Room 120 3410 W Whistalks Way, Spokane, WA 99224

Printmaking is a traditional art form long used by Chinese and Japanese artists, as well as artists such as Mary Cassatt. Linoleum block carving is a variation on woodblock carving. Experience the entire process, from creating an image and designing a composition, to carving the block, inking and printing the plate, and adding color. Explore monoprints and prints that can be reprinted as a series. All levels are welcome. Screen-printing will be explored for students who have taken previous printmaking workshops. Feel free to pack a lunch..


Online

Fearless Acrylics Two: Fun Painting Animals
Class # 28355
Cost: $47
Location:
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 11/1/21 - 12/6/21   
Instructor: Elise Beattie
Days: Mo
  

Notes: Online

Learn how to paint animals fearlessly with acrylics! This intermediate-level art class is for anyone who wants to create beautiful paintings of their favorite animals using acrylics, the fearless way! Come enjoy this 2.5-hour, 6-week class and get creative. If you love animals and have always wanted to learn how to paint fur, feathers and smiles then sign up and learn to paint the horses, cats, dogs, birds that you love. Be inspired as you work with Elise Beattie, watch her demos, and receive lots of individual creative support in this very special Fearless Painting with Acrylics class, which will bring a smile to your day! For a material list please visit https//www.beattieartworks.com/class-materials.html.


Fearless Watercolors Two: By Land or By Sea
Class # 28356
Cost: $47
Location:
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 11/5/21 - 12/17/21   
Instructor: Elise Beattie
Days: Fr
  

Notes: Online

Fearless Watercolor Two By Land or By Sea is a new Fearless Painting intermediate-level class. Learn how to paint dynamic land or seascape paintings using innovative techniques with Elise Beattie. Find out how you can be a FEARLESS artist using watercolors to create stunning paintings. Whether you enjoy traditional landscape painting or creating landscape abstractions, this class is about painting YOUR way. Sign up and learn how to create nature-made colors, capture sunlight and paint shadows as you are inspired by the beauty of the world around you. For a material list please visit https//www.beattieartworks.com/class-materials.html.


Watercolor Cow
Class # 28368
Cost: $10
Location:
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 10/5/21 - 10/5/21   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: Tu
  

Notes: Online

Paint a cute cow in this one-day workshop. The focus will be on value, blending, and using light to interpret color. All levels welcome..


WINTER 2022 - no classes currently listed for this quarter