INTERMEDIATE SETTING FACETED STONES
Students will learn how to set faceted stones in a tube setting and in prongs. They will learn how to make a tube setting from a tube blank as well as from a pre-fab notched tube. Prong settings are pre-fab but need to be notched to fit the stone.
|DON'T FEAR THE F-STOP
October 30, November 6, 13, 20
Do you have a fancy camera but are not sure what to do with it? To escape the automatic mode, you need to learn the fundamentals of photography. Learn what settings to use and how to get the most out of your camera to make better photographs. Demonstrations will be mixed with hands-on instruction.
|INTRO: ASIAN BRUSH PAINTING
Nov. 4 - Dec. 2
Learn traditional ink painting brushstokes, painting with Sumi (ink) and watercolor on rice paper using sumi-e brushes. Explore adapting these traditional Asian brushstrokes to Western flora and fauna. Beginning and Intermediate painters welcome.