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CALLIGRAPHY

ARB 022
Calligraphy Beginning

Use this beautiful and artistic handwriting for creative invitations, business cards and announcements. Learn the Italic alphabet. Receive an introduction to Roman capitals. Materials cost up to $40 due first class.
Total Cost: $90 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $90)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79143 W(8) 6/4-7/23 7-9pm OM

CERAMICS/CLAY
Classes that require supplies are noted with an (*). Lists are available at www.ccbcmd.edu/communityart

ART 263
Introductory Ceramics

Learn hand-building techniques and wheel throwing instruction including types and uses of clay, pinch pot and their use in creating sculptural forms, coiling, slab construction includes an introduction to wheel techniques, decorating, glazing, and intaglio, ending in a class project. Course cost includes materials.
Total Cost: $120 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $120)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79157 M(6) 6/2-7/7 7-9:30pm EC

31010 M(6) 7/14-8/18 7-9:30pm EC

ARB 087
Intermediate Ceramics

Build on skills learned in introductory clay classes with this 12 session, in-depth exploration of handbuilding and wheel throwing skills using both high and low-fire clays. Basic wheel and handbuilding techniques are reviewed, and more complex construction and glazing techniques are developed.
Total Cost: $235 (Tuition: $50 Fees: $185)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79179 M(12) 6/2-8/18 7-9:30pm EC

DRAWING

ART 264
Introduction to Drawing

Develop an understanding of line, shape contour, value, composition, perspective, spatial relationships, measuring and proportion, light and shadow while working from still-life set-ups. Use your powers of observation to draw what you see. Materials cost up to $40 due first class.
Total Cost: $97 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $97)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79181 T(8) 6/3-7/22 7-9pm OM

ARB 107
Drawing Studio: Drawing Fundamentals

Learn to translate what is seen into perceptive drawings by practicing line, shape, contour, proportion, perspective, light and shadow using various mediums including graphite and charcoal. Course is beneficial for beginners and more advanced students wishing to enhance drawing skills. Supply list will be given at first session. Bring a drawing pad and drawing utensil.
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79158 R(8) 6/5-7/31 7-9pm EC

ART 265
Drawing with Color

Investigate how to bring vibrancy, boldness and movement to your drawings with color. Explore drawing with colored pencils and oil pastels. Each session will include a brief demonstration of a variety of techniques. Supply list will be given at first session. Bring a drawing pad and a drawing utensil.
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

30991 W(6) 7/16-8/20 7-9pm HV

ART 534
Drawing: Beyond the Basics

Continue to build drawing skills in this companion course to Introduction to Drawing. Learn to add wet media and color to drawings and use interior studies and still-life set-ups to further mastery of line, shape contour, value, composition, perspective, spatial relationships, measuring and proportion and light and shadow. Bring a drawing pad 18 x 24" and a pencil to first class. Supply list will be given first session.
Total Cost: $96 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $96)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79320 R(6) 6/5-7/17 7-9:40pm HV

ART 553
Landscape Drawing

Gain an introduction to landscape drawing techniques by learning about composition, perspective, qualities of light. Explore a variety of traditional landscape sketching and drawing materials and techniques. Supply list will be given at the first class.
Total Cost: $92 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $92)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79160 S(6) 6/7-7/19 9-11am CC

79166 U(6) 6/15-7/27 2-4pm CC

PAINTING

ART 273
Discover Acrylic Painting

Obtain an overview of acrylic painting including types of brushes, paints and basic color theory along with the fundamentals of paint application. Course is intended to prepare the absolute beginner for more serious study of the medium. Bring basic painting supplies to the first class: Canvas paper pad, 3 nylon brushes, palette, and primary colors R, B, Y, Black, and White.
Total Cost: $95 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $95)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79150 S(6) 6/7-7/19 11:30am-1:30pm CC

ART 274
Discover Oil Painting

Learn about the most traditional and popular painting technique since the Renaissance in this short introductory class. Gain an overview of oil painting techniques, application, brushes, paints and basic color theory and prepare for more serious study. Supply list*.
Total Cost: $95 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $95)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79153 M(6) 6/16-7/21 7-9pm OM

ART 275
Discover Watercolor

Discover the immediate and beautiful world of watercolor. Gain a basic understanding of the elements of watercolor painting-brush technique, surface preparation, compositional elements and paint application. Bring basic painting supplies to the first class: Canvas paper pad, 3 brushes, palette, and primary colors R, B, Y, Black, and White.
Total Cost: $95 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $95)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79154 T(6) 6/3-7/8 7-9pm HV

ART 543
Impressionist Oil Painting

Learn how to create contemporary or traditional impressionist oil paintings for your home, for gifts or for sale. Paint with the variety, intensity and vibrancy you have always desired. You will have the opportunity to complete a painting at each class session using short cut techniques. Supply list.*
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79177 S(6) 6/7-7/19 10am-1pm OM

ART 651
Plein Air Landscape Painting in Oil

Paint landscapes in Baltimore County "en plein air," or in the open air. Discuss the history of plein air painting; plein air materials; effective composition; color mixing, relationships, and effects; balance and coherence; the limitations and opportunities of alla prima painting; the pursuit of a personal vision; and the presentation of your work. This will take place mostly outdoors and offsite locations in Baltimore County, weather permitting.
Total Cost: $113 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $113)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79145 S(7) 6/7-7/26 10am-2pm HV

RADIO


SCULPTURE

ART 579
Stone Carving 

Experience this ancient art form that creates almost permanent works of art. Learn the same techniques employed by Michelangelo and all of the other great sculptors through the ages. A supply list will be distributed at the first class.
Total Cost: $155 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $155)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

79151 T(8) 6/3-7/22 6:30-9:30pm RAC

THEATRE

DRB 004
Acting Basics

Learn basic/intermediate acting techniques and vocabulary. Use a variety of theatrical exercises, including improvisation, voice, diction and monologues to learn about creating a character and creative performance.
Total Cost: $89 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

30283 T(6) 6/24-7/29 7-9pm CC

30284 R(6) 6/26-7/31 7-9pm EC

ART 638
Act 1 Play 2

Learn basic acting skills during the first hour of class such as how to audition, develop a character, project and take stage direction. The second hour will focus on putting on a show. You will be assigned roles, expected to memorize lines and perform in front of an audience on the last assigned class.
Total Cost: $145 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $145)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

78051 S(6) 6/14-7/26 9am-12pm DC

ART 654
Beginning Magic

Learn from a professional magician basic tricks and progress to more complicated tricks and routines. This class helps public speaking skills, self-esteem and spontaneity. It is ideal for performers, teachers and public speakers of all types.
Total Cost: $85 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $85)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

78918 T(6) 6/17-7/22 7:15-8:45pm OM

ART 650
Do It Yourself Audio Recording

Learn how to use equipment you most likely already have to do basic audio recording. The audio skills can be used for all types of work projects, demos, sound recording for the theatre, and more complicated recording.
Total Cost: $75 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $75)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

78745 T(4) 6/10-7/1 7-8:30pm EC

30546 U(2) 7/13-20 9am-12pm EC


Updated 4/3/2014

    Course information, including time, location and cost are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information call 443.840.4700.  
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