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Students of all ages and abilities are invited to explore our fine art classes and workshops in an educational and supportive environment. Learn the basics to advanced with our accomplished teaching artists. Call to register or come visit us in person. Check our Classes Calendar for more info!

Don’t see the class you want? Comments welcome! Please tell us know what you want to learn–email stacy@reduxstudios.org.
Want to teach a class? Submit a class proposal! Send your resume and this form to stacy@reduxstudios.org.

Registration Policy: Advance registration is required. Registration is not secured until payment is received. There are no refunds on classes, but we will happily give you credit for a class if there is proper notice, should you need to cancel your registration for any reason.
>Full credit up to two weeks before the class
>Half credit if you cancel the week before class begins
>No credit if you cancel day of the first class or after

Saturday Studio

When: Every Saturday, except major holidays | 12 - 5 pm
Cost: $15 drop-in rate

On Saturdays from 12 – 5, bring your canvases, brushes, and paints, and come use our classroom! This is a self-guided time to paint at your leisure–no instructor or instruction, but a time to make use of a large open space, where you can paint without disturbing family members or roommates. All materials must be cleaned and put away before you leave, and Saturday Studio ends promptly at 5 pm. All are welcome — flat rate of $15.

Drop-in Sunday Figure Drawing

When: Every Sunday, except holidays | 5 – 7 pm
Instructor: Carrie Beth Waghorn
Cost: $15 Drop-In Rate (Cash or Check Only)

Work form a nude model in a variety of artistic mediums – perfect for anyone wanting to work independently with a model at your own pace.  All skill levels welcome to drop in.  Easels, chairs and drawing boards are provided.   Artists must bring their own drawing and/or painting materials.  No registration is required.

Intro to Oil Painting

When: Mondays, October 17, 24, 31, and November 7, 2016 / 6 - 9 PM
Instructor: Erik Johnson
Cost: Member $175 / Non-member $210

Erik Johnson is a professional artist represented by Robert Lange Studios. This course will familiarize students with the working properties of oil paints and present a practical approach to topics such as composition and accurate drawing, color mixing and essential elements for capturing realism. Perfect class for beginners and intermediate students, ages High School through adult

Most materials provided; student should purchase their own brushes, available at Artist & Craftsman: Princeton Brush set #9148 and Princeton Brush set #9130

Intro to Oil Painting

When: Mondays, August 8, 15, 22, 29, 2016 / 6 - 9 PM
Instructor: Erik Johnson
Cost: Members $175 / Non-members $210

Erik Johnson is a professional artist represented by Robert Lange Studios. This course will familiarize students with the working properties of oil paints and present a practical approach to topics such as composition and accurate drawing, color mixing and essential elements for capturing realism. Perfect class for beginners and intermediate students, ages High School through adult

Most materials provided; student should purchase their own brushes, available at Artist & Craftsman: Princeton Brush set #9148 and Princeton Brush set #9130

Oil Painting Guided Workshop

When: Mondays, November 14, 21, 28, and December 5, 2016 / 6 - 9 PM
Instructor: Erik Johnson
Cost: Member $175 / Non-member $210

Explore the core concepts and techniques of oil painting in this hands-on painting workshop. The class will include exercises to develop the ability to paint highly realistic, detailed paintings as well as loosely rendered, painterly work. Instructor Erik Johnson will lead the class through a new project each week, giving you guidance, insight, tools, and tips along the way. Perfect for continuing to exercise the artistic muscle you developed in our Intro to Oil Painting class!

Most materials provided. The instructor recommends purchasing the following brushes, available at Artist & Craftsman: Princeton Brush set #9148 and Princeton Brush set #9130.

One-night Screen Printing Workshop

When: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 / 6:00 - 10:00 pm
Instructor: Karen Ann Myers
Cost: Member $80 / Non-Member $100

Are you tired of seeing cool t-shirts/posters/stickers/etc. and not knowing how to make them? Come learn the basics of screen-printing in one night. Students will learn how to emulsify screens, burn images, and print a one-color poster in four hours! No experience necessary, all materials are provided. Good time guaranteed!

Intro to Screen Printing

When: Tuesdays, September 20, 27, October 4, 10, 2016 / 7 - 10 pm
Instructor: Todd Anderson
Cost: Member $175 / Non-member $210

This four-week class is a hands-on continuation of the screenprinting fundamentals covered in the One Night Workshop with instructor/artist Todd Anderson. All materials are provided–but you’re welcome to bring your own special inks, t-shirts, hoodies, or whatever you can think of to print on.

Students will learn both theoretical and practical basics of screenprinting–design theory, how to prepare a screen for printing, the many different effects you can achieve with ink colors–Redux uses only water-based inks, so they are non-toxic and safe for the user and much better for the environment. But be prepared to get messy!

This more in-depth class will allow students to complete a project of their own during the class sessions.

Harnessing Creativity to Expand Your Studio Practice

When: Tuesdays, September 13, 20, 27, October 4, 2016 / 6 - 8 PM
Instructor: Louise Aug
Cost: Member $125 / Non-member $150

Expand your artistic practice through enrichment exercises that encourage creative expression in a fun and nurturing environment. Painter Louise Aug will lead classes through exercises that explore color theory (week 1), line and mass (week 2), poetry and visual art (week 3), music and visual art (week 4) that provide student with the opportunity to discuss art and artwork without judgement. All basic materials will be provided; students are welcome to bring their own items if desired.

Acrylic Painting

When: Tuesdays, August 9, 16, 23, 30, 2016 / 6 - 8pm
Instructor: Stephen Herchak
Cost: Member $125 / Non-member $150

Using water based and fast drying acrylic paints, this introductory level class will cover basic composition, color theory, color mixing, blending and finishing details which also translate to other opaque liquid media such as oil and tempera. Bring protective clothing or do not wear anything that can’t risk contacting paint! Instruction is from a still life composition; students may bring printed reference if preferred.

Acrylic Painting

When: Tuesdays, October 11, 18, 25, November 1, 2016 / 6 - 8pm
Instructor: Stephen Herchak
Cost: Member $125 / Non-member $150

Using water based and fast drying acrylic paints, this introductory level class will cover basic composition, color theory, color mixing, blending and finishing details which also translate to other opaque liquid media such as oil and tempera. Bring protective clothing or do not wear anything that can’t risk contacting paint! Instruction is from a still life composition; students may bring printed reference if preferred.

Perspective Drawing

When: Wednesdays, August 10, 17, 24, 31, 2016 / 6 - 9pm
Instructor: Catherine E. Case
Cost: Member $145 / Non-member $175

This is a fundamental course focusing on the basic skills of drawing through line, value, texture, and positive-negative space. Students will generate drawings that demonstrate correct proportion of three-dimensional forms through observation, application, and one, two, and three-point perspective principles.

Figure Drawing

When: Wednesdays, Oct. 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 2016 / 6 - 9pm
Instructor: Catherine E. Case
Cost: Member $235 / Non-member $285

This course will focus on the anatomical and compositional considerations related to drawing from the human figure. Students will generate drawings that demonstrate correct proportions of models, and explore a variety of ideas, techniques, methods and materials with a perceptual focus; drawing as a fine art with a basis for structure. Requires advance registration, with a minimum of 3 students and a maximum of 8 students.

Illustration

When: Thursdays, September 22, 29, October 6, 2016 / 6 - 9pm
Instructor: Catherine E. Case
Cost: Member $145 / Non-member $175

This course is an exploration of the basic aspects of various media and their application to the process of communicative illustration. Emphasis will be placed on the development of creative concepts for practical problems presented. Illustrators and their techniques will be researched.

Exploring Mixed Media

When: Saturdays, September 10, 17, 24, 2016 / 10 am - 12 noon
Instructor: Christine Bush Roman
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $125

Learn creative approaches to mixed media art in this introductory level course. Christine will lead you through experimentation and help you create 2 of your own mixed media pieces. Students will explore techniques for creating a collage base, using found objects in the work, using stencils and stamps to create texture/pattern/imagery, approaches to layering and texture, and basic acrylic painting. Students will learn how to approach and lay out a mixed media piece.

Exploring Mixed Media

When: Saturdays, October 1, 8, 15, 2016 / 2 - 4pm
Instructor: Christine Bush Roman
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $125

Learn creative approaches to mixed media art in this introductory level course. Christine will lead you through experimentation and help you create 2 of your own mixed media pieces. Students will explore techniques for creating a collage base, using found objects in the work, using stencils and stamps to create texture/pattern/imagery, approaches to layering and texture, and basic acrylic painting. Students will learn how to approach and lay out a mixed media piece.

Member Discounts

As a member, you'll receive 20% OFF these classes and all Redux classes and workshops! To learn more, click here.

About Education Program

Integral to the Redux mission is to educate our community about current practices in art through both an academic and hands on approach. Redux offers year-round art classes and workshops to the public for both kids and adults. Over 100 classes and workshops are available throughout the year covering a variety of topics both traditional and non-traditional. We have a class for everyone, whether you are a beginner or a more advanced artist looking to broaden and enhance your talents.

Our classes are affordable, fun, challenging and taught by talented local qualified instructors. Courses include painting, photography, drawing, printmaking, art history and much more. All courses are timed to fit the schedules of working people and are taught by working professional artists. Through our classes, workshops and studio space, we provide the guidance and resources you need to bring your creativity and passion to life.

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