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 firstname.lastname@example.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
Drop-in Sunday Figure DrawingWhen: Every Sunday, except holidays 5pm – 7pm
Instructor: Victoria Honick
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.
Figure DrawingWhen: Tuesdays, Dec 2, 9, 16 / 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Kirsten Moran
Cost: Member $200 / Non-member $240
This four-session figure drawing class will utilize some exercises from Kirsten’s Classical Figure Drawing workshop. The goal is to improve hand/eye coordination when rendering the figure. Robust seeing skills will enable the student to begin to explore their own personal aesthetic. We will work directly from the nude model with poses ranging from two minutes to twenty minutes, and periodically we will have longer sessions.
Please bring the following recommended supplies: 18 x 24 pad (Borden & Riley #116 Sketch – 40 sheets) and pencils (selection of H & B). Students at any level are encouraged to attend. The class format repeats and as you continue to work the exercises you will gain confidence and see improvement in your drawing.
Colored Pencil DrawingWhen: 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.
Acrylic PaintingWhen: Wednesdays, Jan 21, 28, Feb 4, 11 / 6 - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Chris Dotson
Cost: Member $145 / Non-member $175
Students will learn how to progress from a drawing or photograph, to an underpainting, to completed painting, and how to develop the painting in stages. There will be instruction on color theory, composition, blending, color mixing, and finishing details. Most materials provided. This class is suitable for beginners and intermediate students.
Jewelry – Silver Ring WorkshopWhen: Saturday, January 24, 2015 / 12 - 6 pm
Instructor: Kaminer Haislip
Cost: Member $80 / Non-Member $100
Learn the basics of jewelry making and make your own ring in just one class! Hammering, piercing, sawing, soldering, bezel setting, and finishing will be covered. Bring something to drink. Space is limited to 8 students. No experience necessary. All materials are provided.
Beginners JewelryWhen: 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 WorkshopWhen: Thursday, January 15 / 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 PrintingWhen: Thursdays, Jan 22, 29, Feb 5, 12 / 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.
Member DiscountsAs a member, you'll receive 20% OFF these classes and all Redux classes and workshops! To learn more, click here.
About Education ProgramIntegral 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.