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Community Arts at Montgomery College

Fall 2018 Schedule

VISUAL ARTS   PERFORMING ARTS

Welcome to our community of professional and aspiring artists at Montgomery College!  All of our courses are taught by instructors with a devotion to teaching and a lifetime of achievements in their art.  I am excited for you to join them, learn from them, and be a part of our growing community of artists.  


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VISUAL ARTS

 ART HISTORY, THEORY, & APPRECIATION DRAWING PAINTING CALLIGRAPHY GRAPHIC DESIGN & DIGITAL ART
 FILM & VIDEO PHOTOGRAPHY PRINTMAKING SCULPTURE & CERAMICS CRAFTS

ART HISTORY, THEORY, & APPRECIATION

Mathematics in Art and Design
“Without mathematics, there is no art,” stated Luca Pacioli, Italian mathematician and collaborator with Leonardo DaVinci. In this course, you will learn how math underlies art and design, and examine their inherent connections. We will explore artworks from antiquity through the Renaissance to modern times, as well as examples from graphic design, geometric and optical art, Islamic ornamentation, cartoons and street art. Hands-on classroom exercises and projects will include geometrical constructions and use of golden-ratio-based Fibonacci sequences, symmetry, patterns, tessellations, elementary perspective, and anamorphosis. No background in math or art is required. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Collé

Course: ADS423                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24888  10 Sessions     S
9/15-11/17       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Color Theory
From drawing to sculpture to photography, understanding color is key to a good composition. In this class, you will learn to use color more intelligently and intuitively. Gain a solid understanding of the foundation of color theory including basic color schemes, values, and neutrals. Taught in a studio format with ample demonstrations, followed by hands-on exercises, discussion, and critiquing. The concepts learned in this class can be applied by artists in any medium. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Bisese

Course: ADS316                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24907  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Color Theory and Application (co-listed)
Discover the expressive, symbolic, decorative, and aesthetic aspects of color. Investigate color theories and solutions to a variety of problems using color as a tool. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART027                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT105

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25536  28 Sessions     M,W
9/5-12/12         3-5:55 p.m. 
No class 11/21

 

Two-Dimensional Design (co-listed)
Study and use elements and principles of art in two-dimensional composition relating to visual organization. Emphasis is placed on analyzing and solving design problems. Line, shape, value, texture, and color are studied through a sequence of supervised, structured, studio projects. Lectures, individual and class critiques, discussions, films, field trip, and readings accompany the hands-on work. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART033                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT102

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25539  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       11 a.m.-1:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Art History I (co-listed)
An introduction to architecture, painting, sculpture, and artifacts in Western civilization and around the world, from the Paleolithic through the Middle Ages. Learn the history of prehistoric, Near Eastern, Egyptian, Aegean, Greek, Etruscan, Roman Early Christian, Byzantine, Islamic, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Pre-Columbian, Early Medieval, Romanesque, and Gothic art. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART001                     37.5 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT200

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25529  15 Sessions     W
8/29-12/12       12-2:40 p.m.
No class 11/21

 

Art History II (co-listed)
Analyze major trends in architecture, painting, and sculpture in Western civilization. Explore art movements from the Renaissance through the 20th century, including Proto-Renaissance, Renaissance, Mannerist, Baroque, Neoclassic, Romantic, Realist, Impressionist, Expressionist, Cubist, non-objective, and 20th century art. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART002                     37.5 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT201

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25530  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       12-1:15 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Survey of Latin American Art (co-listed) NEW
Discover the art and culture of Latin America, defined as Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the countries of Central and South America. Explore architecture, ceramics, painting, printmaking, and sculpture and how they relate to cross-cultural influences, religion, and philosophy. Class includes field trips to museums and galleries. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART062                     37.5 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT277X

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25553  15 Sessions     F
8/31-12/14       11 a.m.-1:40 p.m.
No class 11/23

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DRAWING

Introduction to Drawing
Learn fundamental drawing skills such as gesture, proportion, composition, cross contour, line, and perspective. Working from direct observation with still life, you will learn to translate three-dimensional space to a two-dimensional image. Explore various techniques, including graphite, pens, and ink. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Halsey

Course: ADS039                    25 Hours
$180 + $120 fee = $300; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24903  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       12-2:30 p.m.

 

Drawing I (co-listed)
Explore methods, materials, and drawing techniques using graphite, charcoal, and ink. Gain confidence in learning to “see” and record experiences on paper. No prior drawing experience necessary. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART032                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT100

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25537  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       12-2:40 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

CRN#: 25538  14 Sessions     S
9/8-12/15         9 a.m.-3:05 p.m. 
No class 11/24

 

Children's Book Illustration NEW
Have you ever wondered what it takes to illustrate a children’s book? In this course, students learn about visual storytelling, the layout and design of children’s books, and the process of conceptualizing a picture book from start to finish. Students will choose a story to work with, create a storyboard, and work on a book "dummy." We will look at examples, discuss composition, drawing and painting methods, and how to pitch to publishers or self-publish. Note: though you will be drawing, this is not a drawing class. The focus is on illustrating a story, as opposed to drawing an illustration. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Solow

Course: ADS449                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24909  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Drawing: Studies in Perspective
Learn the fundamental techniques for drawing three-dimensional space and objects. Begin with foundational forms such as the cube and sphere, and progress to complex spaces like building interiors and exteriors. Explore how different types of perspective drawing render a space, such as one-point, two-point, three-point, and even four-point perspective! Students of all levels welcome. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Halsey

Course: ADS378                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24866  10 Sessions     F
9/14-11/16       9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

 

Special Topics in Drawing: Botanical Drawing
Celebrate the colors of seasonal plants while learning how to realistically depict the natural world around you. Botanical illustration offers great opportunity to join artistic discovery with the observation and appreciation of nature. Learn the traditional art and science of botanical drawing while enjoying the natural world. All ability levels welcome! Students are responsible for their own transportation to off-site locations. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Course: ADS421                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24886  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       1-3:30 p.m.

 

Drawing - Intermediate
Have you taken an introductory drawing class but want to further develop your drawing skills? This course picks up on the techniques introduced in Introduction to Drawing and provides further analysis and exploration of drawing skills, techniques, and concepts. Emphasis is on more complex problem solving in the visual interpretation of natural and fabricated forms. You will utilize a variety of black-and-white and color drawing media. Bring a sketchbook, charcoal, and pencils to the first class. Prerequisite: ADS039 Intro to Drawing or equivalent. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Brown

Course: ADS418                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24906  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Figure Drawing I (co-listed)
Explore both representational and abstract visual interpretation of the human figure, both as a separate study and in relation to its environment. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART019                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT205

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25531  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       2-4:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Drawing Workshop Series
Learn new and exciting drawing techniques that enable you to tap into your creativity. You may take the workshops individually or as a full series. All materials provided.
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Saturdays        3 Hours           1-4 p.m.
$20 + $15 fee = $35; NMR add $30
Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

Workshop 1: Drawing Basics
Learn basic drawing techniques using pencil, graphite, and tortillons. This workshop is geared toward optimizing use of materials. Theme illustrated: fruit (still life). 
Course: ADS405                    CRN#: 24877                          9/15

Drawing Workshop 2: Inks
Drawing from observation using ink (nibs and/or ballpoint and fountain pens) and learning to optimize the use of hatching and cross-hatching. Theme illustrated: books and vase. 
Course: ADS406                    CRN#: 24878                          9/22

Drawing Workshop 3: Color Pencils
Use colored pencils and learn to optimize the use of material. Theme illustrated: Landscape. Please bring your own landscape photograph. 
Course: ADS407                    CRN#: 24879                          9/29

Drawing Workshop 4: Watercolor Pencils and Graphite
Learn basic drawing techniques using watercolor pencils and graphite. Theme illustrated: Flowers and fruits (still life). 
Course: ADS408                    CRN#: 24880                          10/6

Drawing Workshop 5: Color Pencils and Pastels
Learn basic drawing techniques using colored pencils and pastels. Theme illustrated: portrait (from a printed document). 
Course: ADS409                    CRN#: 24881                          10/13

Drawing Workshop 6: Watercolor
Learn basic watercolor techniques using monochrome tone or inks. Learn to optimize the use of mixed media and wet techniques. Theme illustrated: still life or simple object. 
Course: ADS410                    CRN#: 24882                          10/20

Drawing Workshop 7: Portraiture
Introduction to different tools and techniques for drawing the portrait, including pencil and graphite, color pencil, watercolor, and wet technique pastel. Theme illustrated: self-portrait from a photographic document (please supply your own photograph). 
Course: ADS411                    CRN#: 24883                          10/27

Drawing Workshop 8: Family or Friend Portrait
Introduction to different tools and techniques for drawing portraits: pencil and graphite, color pencil, watercolor, wet techniques, and pastel. Theme illustrated: child portrait from a photograph (please supply your own photograph). 
Course: ADS412                    CRN#: 24884                          11/3

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PAINTING

Introduction to Oil Painting
Learn to paint with oils in this technique-focused class. Focus on techniques and material: mixing paint, color relationships, composition, brushwork, how to create depth, and close study of perspective. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Course: ADS401                    25 Hours
$185 + $115 fee = $300; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24873  10 Sessions     F
9/14-11/16       3:30-6 p.m.

 

Introduction to Acrylic Painting
Explore the amazing medium of acrylic paints! Acrylic is the dominant painting medium of the 20th century, used by artists like Rothko, Warhol, and Hockney. Learn how to use a wide variety of acrylic products, including paint, gels, medium, and grounds. Practice mixing clean colors, controlling drying time, and creating glazes and textures. This course is designed for new artists and those who have never explored acrylics in depth. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Brown

Course: ADS414                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24908  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       1-3:30 p.m.

 

Painting I (co-listed)
In this introductory studio course, you’ll create representational, abstract, and non-objective paintings and develop technical skills such as the ability to size and prime canvas. Demonstrations, lectures, and class critiques will be employed. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART026                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT211

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25535  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       11 a.m.-1:40 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

 

Painting: Beginning Watercolor
Learn the basic tools and techniques of watercolor painting in this introductory class. Emphasis on how to utilize color in creating an effective composition. Demonstration, discussion, and critiques will augment studio work. Bring tubes of red, blue, and yellow watercolor paint, a one-inch flat watercolor brush, and a jar for water to the first class. Subject matter includes still life, landscape, and portrait painting. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Daniels

Course: ADS350                    25 Hours
$185 + $115 fee = $300; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24863  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

CRN#: 24864  10 Sessions     S
9/15-11/17       9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

 

Painting: Intermediate Watercolor
Learn watercolor painting as a process that begins with design, composition, and thoughtful color selection, and ends with a series of finished paintings that reveal personal stylistic expression. You will select subject matter of individual interest and develop personal style through the process of creative expression. Bring to the first class: 1 full sheet (22” x 30”) of 140 lb or 300 lb cold pressed watercolor paper; scraps of paper for sampling color; palette, tubes of watercolor paint, brushes, and a container for water. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Daniels

Course: ADS349                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24862  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       1-3:30 p.m.

 

Plein Air Urban Painting NEW
Explore the vibrant downtown areas of DC and learn to paint the urban landscape. You are encouraged to work in the painting medium of your choice. Expand your critical thinking through the challenge of painting in outdoor urban environments where people are walking, light is shifting, and focus is of the utmost importance in conveying a representational scene. Prerequisite: ADS401 Intro to Oil Painting, ADS414 Intro to Acrylic Painting, or equivalent. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only. 
Instructor: Ibata


Course: ADS453               15 hours
$100 + $100 fee = $200; Non-Md. Residents add $140

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

CRN#: 26044     5 sessions      R

9/13-10/11         12-3 p.m.

 

Landscape Painting
Explore the landscape as a means of expressing our contemporary world via realism and abstraction. Work outdoors at sites on and off campus, including the rural landscape, cityscape, and other outdoor locations. Develop ideas using source material such as sketches, props, classical documents, and photographs. Work in your preferred color medium/media, such as oil, acrylic, pastel, or watercolor. You are responsible for your own transportation to off-campus locations. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Course: ADS380                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24867  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       3:30-6 p.m.

 

Painting II (co-listed)
A continuation of Painting I, with an emphasis on solutions to advanced problems related to the creation of representational, abstract, and non-objective paintings. Develop technical skills in various media. Demonstrations, lectures, and class critiques will be employed. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART025                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT212

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25534  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       2-4:40 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

   

Trompe-L’oeil Painting
Translated from French, trompe-l’oeil (pronounced tràwmp lóy) means “fool the eye.” Learn the exciting art of making a two-dimensional drawing or painting appear three-dimensional. The class will start with lessons in line and perspective, light and shadow, then planning and composition. After transferring images, the final project will combine all the skills to create a large-scale rendering using architectural detail, still life, and draping. Bring your painting supplies to the first class. Prerequisite: ADS401 Introduction to Oil Painting, ADS414 Intro to Acrylic Painting, or equivalent. 
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Course: ADS144                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24949  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       4-6:30 p.m.


Aqueous Media and Collage
Learn to create collages using aqueous media (watercolor) as a unifying tool. Students will conceptualize and assemble compositions related to mythology, symbolism, fantasy, personal iconography, whimsical, and/or spiritual themes. Gain experience using design principles and elements of art to create a unified piece. There is no limit on the combined use of aqueous media: we will incorporate found objects, pen and ink, magazine clippings, colored and watercolor pencils; acrylic paints, pastel, pencil, and discarded paintings. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Daniels

Course: ADS431                    12.5 Hours
$90 + $65 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24893  5 Sessions       W
9/12-10/10       1-3:30 p.m.

CRN#: 24894  5 Sessions       W
10/17-11/14     1-3:30 p.m.

 

Chinese Brush Painting: Flowers, Birds and Landscape
Learn the foundational strokes and principles of composition for Chinese painting using brushes, sumi-e ink, and Chinese watercolors to paint on rice paper. Subjects include Chrysanthemum with birds, eagle with pine tree, and four season landscapes. Upon completion of this course, students will complete a painting for each subject. Chinese painting wet mount will be taught at the end of class. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Quach

Course: ADS403                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24875  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24874  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Studio Painting: Independent Studies in Oil Painting
From trompe l’oeil techniques to abstract expressionism, develop your own painting style. You will primarily work on paintings and subjects of your own choosing. There will be a limited number of group studies intended to enhance the participants’ own direction. Bring your oil painting supplies including canvas of your choice and your painting concept to the first class. Prerequisite: At least one year of oil painting studies. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Maroufi-Colle

Course: ADS341                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24861  10 Sessions     S
9/15-11/17       9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

 

Painting Workshop: Chinese Po-Mo Painting
Po-Mo painting is a freestyle Chinese painting technique. Play with colors and learn Po-Mo techniques, which involve working wet-on-wet with watercolor and ink. Students will create two paintings by the end of class. Open to all levels. Tuition includes all supplies to complete two paintings. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Quach

Course: ADS432                    5 Hours
$35 + $25 fee = $60; Non-Md. residents add $50

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24895  1 Session         S
11/10               1-6 p.m.

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CALLIGRAPHY

Calligraphy Workshop: Chinese Calligraphy NEW
Chinese calligraphy is its own art form; in this class, discover its styles, meaning, and history. Learn the foundational strokes for writing Chinese calligraphy while practicing brush strokes and constructing Chinese characters.
Instructor: Quach

Course: ADS447                    2.5 Hours
$20 + $15 fee = $35; Non-Md. residents add $30

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24902  1 Session         S
11/10               9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

 

Calligraphy
Open to beginners and returning calligraphy students. You will be shown the way to write the Chancery Cursive scripts with “command of hand” that obtains rhythmic consistency in your calligraphy. Now appearing as the standard “italic” script, Chancery began as a Renaissance Humanist script in the 14th-16th century. Individual creative projects by students are welcomed. Instruction addresses the traditional calligraphy methods for proportional letter strokes, ruling lines, determining letter size by pen nib width, proper letter spacing, word spacing, line spacing, and formal planning of calligraphy compositions. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Wasserman

Course: ADS394                    25 Hours
$185 + $110 fee = $295; Non-Md. residents add $140

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24871  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       12-2:30 p.m.

 

Calligraphy – Special Topics
Explore individual scripts in depth while furthering your calligraphy skills. Prior experience in calligraphy is recommended. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Wasserman

Course: ADS428                    12.5 Hours
$95 + $60 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
Session 1: Pointed Pen Calligraphy: English Round Hand
English Round Hand is an old-world calligraphy script written by means of a flexible pointed pen; it was devised during the 17th century in England, for uses of social stationery, and was also inscribed on copperplates and printed by the engraving reproduction process. Learn to shape these letter strokes, moving your whole hand with rhythmic grace.

CRN#: 24889  5 Sessions       R
9/13-10/11       1-3:30 p.m.

Session 2: Modern Illumination Capitals
Create a story within a fanciful and lively handmade alphabet. Developing your own concise, visually dynamic illuminated letters. Beginning with a story, you will sketch out pictures and elements, combining and coloring them to create text that also serves as an illustration. 

CRN#: 24890  5 Sessions       R
10/18-11/15     1-3:30 p.m.

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GRAPHIC DESIGN & DIGITAL ARTS

Free Mac OSX Crash Course
Take this free class if you are unfamiliar with Mac computers or need to brush up on your skills. All of our graphic design and digital arts classes are taught on Macintosh computers with the OSX operating system. This class is open to anyone at any skill level. Take it to prepare for another course or by itself. It's free and has no restrictions! 
Instructor: Arellano

Course: ADS430        3 Hours
$0 + $0 fee = $0; Non-Md. residents add $0

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24891  1 Session         S
9/1                   1:30-4:30 p.m.

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24892  1 Session         S
9/1                   9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

3D Digital Sculpting NEW
Learn to create digital 3D objects that can be sent to a 3D printer or 3D printing service. Using Autodesk Maya and Zbrush, you will explore the creation of inorganic shapes like boxes and bottles, as well as organic shapes like animals and people. Topics include basic polygon modeling, creating objects through extrusion and revolving, dynamesh modeling organic surfaces, and preparing files for 3D printing. Prerequisite: ADS430 Free Mac OSX Crash Course, ADS319 Intro to Graphic Design Software, or experience using Mac computers. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Noguchi

Course: ADS452                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24958  10 Sessions     R
9/13-11/15       7-9:30 p.m.


Introduction to Graphic Design Software
Wondering how technology can be used as a tool for making art? Using Adobe CC, explore the professional photo, drawing, and layout programs Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign. Learn fundamental 2D design skills and investigate how to use these professional programs to meet your creative needs. No prior knowledge of computer applications is required to take this course. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Rodney-Haapala

Course: ADS319                    25 Hours
$185 + $125 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24859  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Photoshop I
Learn the basic tools of Adobe Photoshop and how to creatively enhance or alter scanned or digital camera images for use in original artwork, graphic design, and web media. Topics include the tool palette, menus, layers, filters and special effects, color palettes, photo color correction, composing photos with text, and file formats. With these tools, you will create effective composition in your images. Prerequisite: ADS430 Free Mac OSX Crash Course, ADS319 Intro to Graphic Design Software, or experience using Mac computers. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ADS198                    25 Hours
$185 + $125 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24856  5 Sessions       S
10/20-11/17     1-6 p.m.
Instructor: McCormick

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24855  9 Sessions       M
9/24-11/12       6:30-9:30 p.m.
No class 9/17
Instructor: Truong

 

Illustrator I
Adobe Illustrator CC is a comprehensive vector graphics program that enables artists and designers to create sophisticated illustrations and type effects. In this introductory course, you will start by drawing and manipulating simple shapes that can be used to create logos, advertisements, and other illustrations. Topics will include the tool palette, understanding vector graphics, creating basic shapes, blending shapes and colors, the Bezier pen vector drawing tool, creating custom brushes, creating type, using layers and gradients, and saving files. Prerequisite: ADS430 Free Mac OSX Crash Course, ADS319 Intro to Graphic Design Software, or experience using Mac computers. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Chandra

Course: ADS197                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24854  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Introduction to Graphic Design Concepts
Learn to create a graphic design project from start to finish. In this topic-driven class, you will research, generate ideas and content, and come up with a strategy and visual concepts to make your message meaningful. Projects will incorporate typographic treatments, layouts, color theory, and generation of digital imagery using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Prerequisite: ADS319: Introduction to Graphic Design Software or a basic knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.

Topic: Design for Social Justice
Design a campaign based on a social, human rights, or environmental issue of your choice. Campaign will include elements such as a poster, advertisement, web banner, and branding. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Chandra

Course: ADS435                    25 Hours
$185 + $125 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24898  10 Sessions     T
9/11-11/13       7-9:30 p.m.

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FILM & VIDEO

Smartphone Video Production
Produce, edit, and share video stories with your smartphone! Learn to maximize your smartphone’s recording and editing abilities. Topics include framing and filming interview subjects, basic storytelling techniques, editing, and sharing your videos on social media platforms. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Milenkovic

Course: ADS424                    12.5 Hours
$75 + $80 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24953  5 Sessions       S
9/15-10/13       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Smartphone Audio Production NEW
In the world of video production, sound comes first. A viewer will forgive a shaky camera, but will immediately turn off a video if the sound is bad. In this course, you will learn to use equipment, procedures, and techniques to create quality audio for your smartphone videos. Topics include how to mic for an interview; simple audio sweetening in Adobe Audition; and creating, mixing, and editing audio files. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Milenkovic

Course: ADS451                    12.5 Hours
$75 + $80 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24957  5 Sessions       S
10/20-11/17     10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Video Editing Part I: Premiere Pro Basics
Use Adobe Premiere Pro CC to edit digital videos for artistic, commercial, educational, and personal use. Learn basic editing techniques, use of the title tool, layering videos, mixing sound, moving clips, and exporting your finished product. Prerequisite: ADS430 Free Mac OSX Crash Course, ADS319 Intro to Graphic Design Software, or experience using Mac computers. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ADS391                    13.5 Hours
$100 + $65 fee = $165; Non-Md. residents add $120

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24869  5 Sessions       T,R,S
9/4-9/13           6:30-9:15 p.m. (T,R)
                        1-3:30 p.m. (S - 9/8 only)
Instructor: Arellano

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24950  4 Sessions       S
9/29-10/20       1-4:15 p.m.
Instructor: Milenkovic

 

Video Editing Part II: Incorporating AfterEffects
Learn how to integrate AfterEffects into your digital video editing toolkit. In this intermediate-level course, you will use the interface, explore layering in Compositions, and learn special effects like tracking and blurring. Prerequisite: ADS391 Video Editing Part I or basic knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Experience using Mac computers required. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ADS392                    13.5 Hours
$100 + $65 fee = $165; Non-Md. residents add $120

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24870  5 Sessions       T,R,S
9/18-9/27         6:30-9:15 p.m. (T,R)
                        1-3:30 p.m. (S - 9/22 only)
Instructor: Arellano

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24951  4 Sessions       S
10/27-11/17     1-4:15 p.m.
Instructor: Milenkovic

 

Video Editing (co-listed)
An introduction to the equipment and procedures used to manipulate video and audio using professional nonlinear editing software. Hands-on projects allow students to create, mix, and edit video, animations, images, and sounds into presentations suitable for visual arts, educational, and corporate use. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART054                     62.5 Hours
Co-listed with TVRA140

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25544  15 Sessions     W
8/29-12/12       6:15-10:30 p.m. 
No class 11/21

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25545  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       12-2:15 p.m.
No class 11/22


Television Production (co-listed) NEW
Learn the theory and practice of television studio production. Explore the principles of picture composition, camera movement, studio lighting, audio and control room operation in actual studio productions. Students participate in laboratory exercises and demonstrate proficiency in these exercises. Each student produces programs using available studio resources. Note: this is a collaborative class, so students are expected to attend and participate in every class. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Milenkovic

Course: FLM048                    75 Hours
Co-listed withTVRA120

$512 + $178.40 fee = $690.40; Non-Md. residents add $1123.20

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25144  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       6:15-8:50 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

 

Introduction to Film (co-listed)
Get a basic introduction to the study of narrative film. Analysis of film structure and content will be developed. Basic film technique and language are examined. View and discuss examples of historic and contemporary film at the American Film Institute and in class. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: FLM001                    37.5 Hours
Co-listed with FILM110

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Germantown Campus
CRN#: 25138  15 Sessions     F
8/31-12/14       2-4:40 p.m.
No class 11/23

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25139  16 Sessions     T
8/28-12/11       2-4:35 p.m.

CRN#: 25137  15 Sessions     F
8/31-12/14       2-4:40 p.m.
No class 11/23

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25136  15 Sessions     R
8/30-12/13       2-4:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

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PHOTOGRAPHY

Darkroom Photography I
Discover the magic of the darkroom! Gain an insight into the history of photography while shooting and developing your own film. Learn darkroom skills like exposure, dodging and burning, and paper development techniques. Leave this class with a set of prints and an enduring skillset you can apply to film and digital photography alike. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: McCormick

Course: ADS422                    15 Hours
$150 + $100 fee = $250; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24887  5 Sessions       R
9/13-10/11       6:30-9:30 p.m.

 

Digital Photography
A practical, hands-on introduction to the fundamental technical and aesthetic principles of digital photography. The class includes demonstrations, lectures, group critiques, and discussion. Learn DSLR (digital single lens reflex) camera operation, shot composition, and digital retouching and manipulation. Required equipment: a DSLR or mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with at least 7.0 megapixel resolution, memory card, and flash drive. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Truong

Course: ADS318  15 Hours
$150 + $100 fee = $250; Non-Md. residents add $140

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24857  5 Sessions       S
9/15-10/13       9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

CRN#: 24858  5 Sessions       W
10/17-11/14     6:30-9:30 p.m.

 

Digital Photography, Introduction (co-listed)
In this introductory course, you will use digital cameras and basic image editing software. Learn print production for making black-and-white and color photographs and studio techniques that include portrait lighting and still life photography. No prior photography experience is required. You will use digital photography for the production of a photographic portfolio. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART059                     66 Hours
Co-listed with PHOT161

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25550  14 Sessions     S
9/8-12/15         8 a.m.-12:55 p.m.
No class 11/24

 

Large Format Darkroom Photography
Take your traditional photography to the next level with large format photography. Learn to create black and white images on 4x5 film using a view camera. Large format film gives you exquisite control and image quality that far surpasses 35mm film. 4x5 monorail view cameras and darkroom chemistry will be provided. Prior darkroom photography experience is recommended. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: McCormick

Course: ADS445                    15 Hours
$150 + $100 fee = $250; Non-Md. residents add $140

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24899  5 Sessions       R
10/18-11/15     6:30-9:30 p.m.


Special Topics in Photography: Portraiture
Learn to capture a person's essence through the camera. Portraiture is one of the most important skills in a photographer's toolkit: a good portrait can draw the viewer in like nothing else. Assignments will focus on the psychological challenges involved in photographing individuals, and provide you with the tools to articulate these challenges. Students must bring their own digital camera to the first class. Prerequisite: ADS318 Digital Photography or equivalent experience. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Truong

Course: ADS385                    15 Hours
$150 + $100 fee = $250; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24868  5 Sessions       S
10/20-11/17     9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Mobile Phone Photography
Unlock the power of your smartphone's camera. Learn the apps, settings, composition techniques, and content that work best with smartphones. We’ll look at the smartphone as a photographic tool and examine contemporary and historic artists. Learn to create, edit, and critique high-quality images taken with your phone (you may also use a point-and-shoot or DSLR for shooting). Students of all levels welcome. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Truong

Course: ADS398                    12.5 Hours
$75 + $80 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24872  5 Sessions       W
9/12-10/10       7-9:30 p.m.

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PRINTMAKING

Linocut Printmaking NEW
Learn to create prints using the technique of linoleum cutting. You will begin by creating a design, then transfer it to a sheet of linoleum, carve it, roll it with ink, and print it. Students will learn the tools and techniques of the process, including printing with multiple ink colors. By the end of class, you will create an edition of prints. No prior experience necessary. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Artist in residence Jun Lee

Course: ADS448                    15 Hours
$75 + $80 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24955  6 Sessions       R
10/11-11/15     7-9:30 p.m.

 

Intaglio Printing (co-listed)
An introduction to the fine art of metal plate etching. The techniques of drypoint hardground, softground, aquatint, and engraving are explored. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART040                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT230

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25541  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       1-3:40 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25540  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       1-3:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Printmaking: Lithography (co-listed)
Explore the processes, materials, and techniques of fine art lithography. Emphasis is placed on expressing visual concepts and ideas through drawing and appropriate technical manipulations on stones and/or plates, and printing in both black and white and color. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART056                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT227

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25548  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       1-3:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25549  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       9-11:40 a.m.
No class 11/22

 

World Woodcut and Relief Traditions (co-listed)
Students will learn basic woodcut and relief printmaking techniques while studying multicultural influences in imagery, concepts, and the use of materials from Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART055   75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT225

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25546  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       9:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m. 
No class 9/3, 11/21

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25547  30 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       12-2:40 p.m.
No class 9/3, 11/21

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SCULPTURE & CERAMICS

3D Digital Sculpting NEW
Learn to create digital 3D objects that can be sent to a 3D printer or 3D printing service. Using Autodesk Maya and Zbrush, you will explore the creation of inorganic shapes like boxes and bottles, as well as organic shapes like animals and people. Topics include basic polygon modeling, creating objects through extrusion and revolving, dynamesh modeling organic surfaces, and preparing files for 3D printing. Prerequisite: ADS430 Free Mac OSX Crash Course, ADS319 Intro to Graphic Design Software, or experience using Mac computers. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Noguchi

Course: ADS452                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24958  10 Sessions     R
9/13-11/15       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Ceramic Tile Design
Explore the traditions of ceramic tile designs, beginning with pattern design strategies from a variety of cultural traditions. We will create a variety of patterning projects, leading us to the on-glaze ceramic painting process of maiolica, a brightly colorful, low-fire glaze process. We will also explore other low-fire methods such as fired-on ceramic decals, building up a rich layered surface. Working with six-inch bisque tiles and plate forms, students will use ceramic painting methods to create a variety of tile- and plate-based projects which may be integrated into formats including trivets, framed tile paintings, and table-tops. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Devers

Course: ADS434                    25 Hours
$185 + $115 fee = $300; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24897  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Sculpture I (co-listed)
An introduction to the problems and principles of sculpture, this course covers theory and basic techniques used in sculpture in the round. Projects will use a range of materials such as wood, plaster, mixed media, and metals. Prerequisite: ART049/ARTT103 Three-Dimensional Design or the equivalent by permission of the instructor. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART024                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT221

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25533  31 Sessions     M,W
8/27-12/12       9-11:40 a.m.
No class 9/3, 11/21

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25532  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       1-3:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

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CRAFTS

Mixed Media Crafts
Explore the fundamentals of crafts such as weaving, basketmaking, papermaking, and bookmaking by creating your own craft projects. Learn the essentials of surface design, materials, methods, and craft. Discover the cultural origins and modern applications of traditional crafts. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Kim

Course: ADS419                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24885  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       7-9:30 p.m.

 

Collage and Assemblage
Explore and design collage—the combination of different and surprising materials into a whimsical or serious creation. Learn the history of both collage and assemblage, and put it into practice by constructing artwork built on layers of form, color, and design. Learn about incorporating found objects, texts, images, and other unexpected objects into your art. Find inspiration by learning about the work of Picasso, Gretchen Green, Schwitters, Cornell, Bearden, and many others. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Trout

Course: ADS339                    25 Hours
$175 + $100 fee = $275; Non-Md. residents add $140

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24860  10 Sessions     R
9/13-11/15       4-6:30 p.m.

 

Doll Design and Construction
Explore three-dimensional mixed-media art and the human form through the step-by-step design and creation of an original concept art doll. Learn construction methods for assembling an original 16” - 18” costumed art doll. Includes editing initial rough design concepts, proportional figure sketching, construction of a wire armature, hard sculpting doll’s head and hands, soft-sculpting doll’s body, and sewing the doll’s costume. Prerequisite: Students should possess basic hand sewing skills. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Daniels

Course: ADS375                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24865  10 Sessions     F
9/14-11/16       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

The Art Doll: Costumes and Accessories
Bring your one-of-a-kind art doll or original reborn/repainted doll to class and create the special costume and accessories needed to communicate the dolls' personality. This class is hands-on and will begin with sketching and exploring design possibilities. We will design and construct a complete head to toe look for your original doll. Please bring your doll to the first class. Prerequisite: basic hand sewing skills. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Daniels

Course: ADS404                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24876  10 Sessions     F
9/14-11/16       1:30-4 p.m.

 

Paper Crafts
Explore a variety of paper crafts projects that build upon one another into creative expressions of 2-D and 3-D design. We will begin with cut-paper traditions looking at a variety of cultures as examples. Projects include mixed media collage, pop-up cards, paper banners of papel picado, origami techniques, paper lanterns and lamps, as well as hanging sculptures and mobiles. Students may also select individual paper projects to create as we share our ideas and sources of inspiration. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Devers

Course: ADS433                    25 Hours
$185 + $115 fee = $300; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24896  10 Sessions     M
9/10-11/12       10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Papermaking and Bookmaking NEW
Experience the traditional papermaking process from plant to sheet to book. Learn to gather, cook, and beat a variety of plant fibers from the garden. Then go on to make a selection of samples, sheets, and books showcasing the fibers' unique colors and textures. Open to all skill levels. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Kim

Course: ADS450                    25 Hours
$195 + $115 fee = $310; Non-Md. residents add $160

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24956  10 Sessions     W
9/12-11/14       4-6:30 p.m.


Stained Glass: Introduction NEW
Create your own stained glass panel using the Tiffany method! Learn how to design your pattern, choose colors, cut and grind glass, and solder glass together. By the end of the class, you will complete one stained glass panel. No prior experience needed. Students must bring a pencil and ruler to the first class; any other drawing tools optional. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Baxter

Course: ADS446                    12.5 Hours
$75 + $80 fee = $155; Non-Md. residents add $120

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 24900  5 Sessions       T
9/11-10/9         7-9:30 p.m.

CRN#: 24901  5 Sessions       T
10/16-11/13     7-9:30 p.m.

 

Jewelry and Metalsmithing 
Learn the fundamental techniques of small scale metalsmithing and/or jewelry. This course is great for beginners and intermediate/advanced students to practice their skills. Specific projects and techniques vary from session to session based on instructor. Learn skills like sawing, surface enrichment, and soldering.

Topic: Rings
Fabricate and texture metal sheet or wire by sawing, piercing, and soldering. Projects include ring bands with a bezel and hollow formed rings. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Chung

Course: ADS402                    35 Hours
$200 + $130 fee = $330; Non-Md. residents add $160

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24952  7 Sessions       S
9/1-10/13         1-6 p.m.

 

Jewelry, Metalsmithing, and Craft– Special Topics
Dive into focused processes within jewelry, metalsmithing, or craft. Class is open to students of all levels, but is the recommended course for students that have some experience. 

Topic: Stone Setting
Learn to construct a variety of stone settings. We will focus will more on practicing techniques, rather than creating finished jewelry pieces. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.
Instructor: Romano   

Course: ADS429                    35 Hours
$200 + $130 fee = $330; Non-Md. residents add $160

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 24954  7 Sessions       S
10/20-12/8       1-6 p.m. 
No class 11/24

 

Jewelry and Metalsmithing (co-listed) NEW
This course provides a foundation in fabrication with sheet metals such as copper, brass, and silver. Students analyze historical, social and ethical aspects within jewelry and metalsmithing as they develop technical competency and explore material as an art form. Creative design and technical craftsmanship are emphasized. Techniques include: sawing, piercing, riveting, tabs, soldering, sleeved rings, hollow rings, and bezels. No prior experience required. If seats are full, enroll in ARTT245, for credit or audit. Sections are identical and co-listed. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART060                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT245

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25551  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       1-3:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Jewelry and Metalsmithing Practicum (co-listed) NEW
This course is designed for students at the intermediate level. Students will continue to develop metalsmithing skills while engaging in concepts and critical inquiry within the field. Topics rotate each semester. See section notes. Prerequisite: ARTT245, ARTT123 with metal emphasis, ADS402 or equivalent. If seats are full, enroll in ARTT255g for credit or audit. Sections are co-listed. 
Section notes: Emphasis on Mechanisms and Movable parts.

Students will learn to fabricate clasps, movable joints, die forms, hinges, and lockets. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART061                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT255G

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Rockville Campus
CRN#: 25552  15 Sessions     F
8/31-12/14       10 a.m.-3:40 p.m.
No class 11/23


Crafts (co-listed)
A general survey of crafts such as metalry, weaving, enameling, ceramics, and textile design. The fundamental techniques and uses of various materials are explored. Design and craftsmanship are emphasized. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART044                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT123

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25542  31 Sessions     T,R
8/28-12/13       2-4:40 p.m.
No class 11/22

 

Weaving and Textiles (co-listed)
Introduction to the fundamental techniques and processes of weaving. Two- and three-dimensional forms in textiles explored. Design and craftsmanship emphasized in both traditional and experimental approaches to fiber. Tuition waiver applies; seniors pay fee only.

Course: ART045                     75 Hours
Co-listed with ARTT247

$384 + $133.80 fee = $517.80; Non-Md. residents add $842.40

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
CRN#: 25543  15 Sessions     F
8/31-12/14       9 a.m.-2:40 p.m.
No class 11/23

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