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7 Arvada Center classes you’ll fall for this season

Posted by Sarah Kolb on August 14th 2019 to Center News

7 Arvada Center classes you’ll FALL for this season

By Leslie Simon & Amberle N.

All photos in this blog post by Matt Gale Photography 2019

 

Classes for adults

1. The Cup Challenge

Monday, November 25 – December 16, 1:00 – 4:00 pm, 4 weeks

This workshop focuses on the endless design possibilities of the thrown cup. Students are challenged to develop ideas for form, function and surface, and create 20 unique cups from clay.

2. Hot Class Pumpkins

Saturday, October 5, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / Saturday, October 19, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Held at The Furnace, A Glassworks

Celebrate autumn in this class where you make your own glass pumpkin while working with professional glass artists. Color and sculpt your creation to your desire, no prior experience necessary.

Classes for adults and children

  1. Caricature Workshop

Saturday, November 2, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, One-day workshop, ages 14-adult

Join us in this one-day workshop, conducted by caricature artist and illustrator, Jason Sauer and learn how a professional caricature artist draws those funny pictures of people!

  1. Wearable Technology for Costumes

Wednesday, October 2 – October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 pm, 4 weeks, ages 12-adult

Students design and fabricate wearable technology components for their favorite Cosplay or Halloween costumes learning how to make costumes come to life with light and sound.

  1. Teen/Adult Contemporary Dance

Monday, November 4 – January 20, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, ages 14-adult

A fusion of lyrical, jazz, hip hop, modern, and ballet, Contemporary Dance allows students to explore organic powerful and emotional movement.  For teens and adults with just a year or more of any style dance training.

Classes for children

  1. Theatre Explorers

Sunday, September 15 – November 17, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, 10 weeks, ages 4-6

A great beginning class for creative kids to discover theatre. Students are led on an imaginative journey each week, creating environments and characters.

 

  1. Cartooning: Anime and Manga

Tuesday, September 10—November 12, 4:00—5:30 pm, 10 weeks, ages 9—15

In this class, students delve into the world of sequential art and animation, bringing life to their own ideas and stories through the art of Japanese cartooning.

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