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Redux invites students of all ages and abilities to explore its unique fine art classes and workshops in an open and supportive environment where you can unleash your creative side. Register over the phone via credit card or come visit us in person with cash or check. Check our Classes Calendar for more info!

Class Proposals: If you are an artist or art instructor and wish to submit a class proposal, download this form, fill out and send your resume and proposal to stacy@reduxstudios.org or mail to Attn: Stacy Huggins, 136 Saint Philip St, Charleston, SC 29403.

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

Drawing Fundamentals

When: Thursdays, Mar 12, 19, 26, Apr 2 / 6-8 pm
Instructor: Stephen Herchak
Cost: Member $140 / Non-member $170

Regardless of your preferred media, learn to create compositions more easily with improved confidence in your ability to record what you see. Course will stress accurate three-dimensional depiction of objects and space through understanding fundamentals principals of perspective, proportion and value (shading). All levels welcome. High school through adult.

Course time will be split evenly between demonstrating methods for measuring angles of edges of objects, alignment of components in a composition, and proportions between objects, and then students putting them into practice.

For people who’ve taken the class before,we will introduce weight and sharpness/softness of line and value as ways to create additional space and depth, in addition to linear perspective.

Colored Pencil Drawing

When: Wednesdays, Feb 18, 25, Mar 4 and 11 / 6 - 8 pm
Instructor: Stephen Herchak
Cost: Member $140 / Non-Member $170

Many people “move on” from black and white drawing to color in pastel or paint without giving any more thought to color pencil than their childhood box of crayons. If you already draw or paint, come and find versatility in this neat and convenient color medium through  learning effects and techniques.

This course will focus on the fundamental techniques and effects of drawing with colored pencils. For those who already draw or paint and would like to explore a new medium. Most materials included.

Beginners Jewelry

When: Tuesdays, Feb 10 / 6 - 8 pm; Feb 17, 24 / 6 - 9 pm
Instructor: Kaminer Haislip
Cost: Member $165 / Non-member $200

Students have the choice to make a silver ring, pendant, or brooch with cabochon stone and will learn beginner’s jewelry techniques.  Techniques include piercing, sawing, soldering, hammering, bezel setting and finishing.  No experience necessary!  Please bring a drink, pen/pencil, and sketchbook.

One-Night Screen Printing Workshop

When: Tuesday, March 10 / 6 - 9:30 pm
Instructor: Todd Anderson
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, Mar 17, 24, 31, Apr 7 / 6 - 9 pm
Instructor: Todd Anderson
Cost: Member $175 / Non-member $210

This four-week class is a continuation of the screenprinting fundamentals covered in the One Night Workshop! Students will learn how to emulsify screens, burn images, and will work independently on their own projects. Instruction will include layout design, exposure to a variety of techniques to produce posters, prints, T-shirts, etc in as many colors as desired. Screen Printing One Night Workshop is a recommended pre-requisite for this class. Most materials provided.

One Night Letterpress Workshop

When: Monday, March 23 / 6 - 9 pm
Instructor: Allison Nadeau
Cost: Member $80 / Non-member $100

Spend the evening learning to print on the Showcard sign press in this one-night class. Instructor Allison Nadeau, co-owner of local design house Ink Meets Paper and letterpress guru, will introduce students to basic letterpress terms and vocabulary, how to mix ink, and print signs and posters with hand-set wood and metal type. No experience necessary, all materials are included. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.

Camera Obscura: Made in the Dark

When: Saturday, April 25 | 10 am - 5 pm
Instructor: Jessika Stocker
Cost: Member $85 | Non-member $100

Made in the Dark will explore the question, what is a photograph? We will explore pre-camera tools, like camera obscuras and pinhole cameras, to dive deeper into photography and vision in its most basic form. Students will learn the principals behind both, learn how to make their own pinhole cameras, and make drawings from the camera obscuras and pinhole images, in the darkroom.

No experience required, and students ages 14 + are welcome. There will be an hour and half break for lunch–bring your own or head to King Street for a bite!

Saturday Studio

When: Saturdays, 12 - 5 pm | except major holidays
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.

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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