Attendees at a DCCA Adult Education Workshop

ADULT WORKSHOPS & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

EDUCATORS' FORUM

Integrating the Arts
Saturday, October 1
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Teacher Credit Available for DE
$25

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Join fellow K-12 and university-level educators for an afternoon of professional development by teachers and for teachers. Come network and enjoy access to resources and lesson-planning ideas. Earn teacher credit, too!

Carefully selected for an Arts Integration or STEAM focus, the day’s speakers and instructors provide strategies to help you make connections between hands-on learning and the core curriculum. Workshops include guided gallery experiences with an overview of Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) and fun interactive lessons that can be easily adapted for any classroom.

WORKSHOPS

Charcoal Drawing
3 Saturdays (9/10, 9/17, & 9/24)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$100

Learn about the practice of expression through drawing, and the ins and outs of using charcoal with artist Ryan Craycraft.

Basic Photoshop & Illustrator
3 Sundays (9/25, 10/2, & 10/9)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$100

Learn basic photo correction and cropping, as well as masking and layering to add or transform creative elements into your photographs. Taught by artist Morgan Hamilton.

Instagram for Artists
Tuesday, October 18
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$20

The Delaware Contemporary's Director of Marketing Rebecca Klug shares her know-how and best practices for the use of Instagram to show off your work, make connections, and build a successful creative career.
 

ADULT CLASSES (17+)

Urban Sketch Club
2, 4-class sessions on Sundays (9/25-10/16 & 10/23-11/13)
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$120 for 1, 4-class session; Sign up for both 4-class sessions for just $200! (No other discounts available.)

The Urban Sketch Club welcomes beginners, experienced artists, and everyone in between who have a desire to discover and create a visual memory of the world around them. Through discussion, informational materials, critique, practice, and side-by-side assistance, participants will develop their own visual language.

Drawing
4 Tuesdays (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, & 10/25)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$100

Beginner and intermediate artists learn and practice basic drawing techniques using different media such as graphite, charcoal, and colored pencils.

Painting
4 Tuesdays (11/1, 11/8, 11/15, & 11/22)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$120

Learn and practice the fundamentals of painting. Explore a variety of techniques using wet media such as watercolor and acrylic.

*All supplies included unless otherwise noted.

*Reimbursement/Refund Policy: Full reimbursement minus a $15 registration fee can be refunded up to 10 days prior to start date; 50% of total cost thereafter.