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									                                                                              Adult Visual Arts
CHINA PAINTING                                                                DROP-IN EVENING FIGURE DRAWING
Information: 303-987-5436                                                     Practicing artists and students are welcome to attend these traditional
                                                                              figure-drawing sessions. There is no instruction; however, a HCA
                                                                              faculty member will supervise the classroom. The sessions begin with
CHINA PAINTING                                                                quick-gesture and short-pose drawing of the nude model, and the
Transform a plain white plate into a delicate work of art. Beginning          later part of the session will include longer poses. Bring your own
and experienced painters will create a variety of subjects on china.          supplies. There is an $8, per class, drop-in fee. No registration is
Registered students will receive material ordering information. New           required.
students should contact the Washington Heights Center to make                 Ages: 18 and up
arrangements to talk with the instructor regarding supplies. 9-week
                                                                              Coordinator: Joy Valero Luebs
and 4-week sessions
                                                                              Activity #         Date               Day        Time              Loc
Ages: 18 and up
                                                                              270332-01          Jun 2-Aug 18        Thu       6:30-9:30 pm LCC
Instructor: Alma Mandarich
9 weeks: $60 Early registration price, $65 Regular price
Activity #       Date            Day         Time                 Loc
277001-01       Jun 2-Jul 28 Thu             9:30 am-12:30 pm WH              PAINTING
277001-02       Jun 2-Jul 28 Thu             1-4 pm               WH          Information: 303-987-5436
4 weeks: $25 Early Registration Price, $30 Regular price
Activity #       Date            Day         Time                 Loc         PLEIN AIRE PASTEL LANDSCAPE
277001-03       Aug 4-25         Thu         9:30 am-12:30 pm WH              This pastel class will work outdoors working to capture the lights,
277001-04        Aug 4-25        Thu         1-4 pm               WH          shadow and color of our Colorado landscape. Topics will include
                                                                              successful composition, controlling color and using surface
                                                                              techniques. Discussions will include being familiar with pastel
                                                                              materials and critique sessions. Students should have drawing skills,
DRAWING                                                                       and some experience with pastels is preferred but not required.
Information: 303-987-5436                                                     Classes will use the Cultural Center for meeting, discussions and bad
                                                                              weather. Come ready to work outside. Supplies will be discussed at
DRAWING/THE ART OF SEEING                                                     the first class, but bring any pastel supplies you may have. 6 weeks
Yes, you can draw! Drawing is nothing more than observing and                 Ages: 18 and up
recording information. In this class you will approach various subject        Instructor: Norbert Nagel
matter while using the “art of seeing.” Learn good design principles as       $71 Early registration price, $76 Regular price
well as the appropriate use of art materials. Discussions will include        Activity #         Date                Day       Time           Loc
composition, light, value and the use of line, shape and more. A              270242-01          Jun 1-Jul 13       Wed        6:30-9 pm      LCC
materials list will be included on your registration receipt. 6 weeks         (No class Jun 8)
Ages: 16 and up
Instructor: Kristin Woodbury
$80 Early registration price, $85 Regular price
                                                                              PLAY WITH PASTELS
                                                                              Add color to your life—explore pastel painting! Experiment with the
Activity #          Date             Day          Time             Loc        rich, vibrant colors and velvety smooth texture pastels offer. Each
270301-01          Jun 6-Jul 18      Mon          6:30-8:30 pm LCC            week will feature a different landscape project and techniques
(No class Jul 4)                                                              including abstracts designed to help you discover and develop your
                                                                              own unique style. No experience necessary. A materials list will be
INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING PORTRAITS                                             provided at your first class. 6 weeks
Using pencil and charcoal you will practice the techniques for                Ages: 18 and up
successful portraits. Students should have basic drawing experience.          Instructor: Ruthann Woods
This is a great class to begin drawing the human face or for painters         $79 Early registration price, $84 Regular price
and figure drawing students who would like to improve in this area. 6         Activity #        Date               Day        Time              Loc
weeks                                                                         270241-01         Jul 14-Aug 18      Thu        6:30-9 pm         LCC
Ages: 18 and up
Instructor: Slawa Radziszewska
                                                                              INTRODUCTION TO OIL PAINTING
$80 Early registration price, $85 Regular price                               Come and experience the rich, vibrant colors that oil painting has to
Activity #        Date               Day       Time             Loc           offer. The course will include demonstrations and examples in the use
270321-01         Jul 13-Aug 17      Wed       6:30-9 pm        LCC           of various mediums, agents and paints to produce successful images.
                                                                              This course will emphasize basic representational imagery. Some
STILL LIFE DRAWING DROP-IN                                                    previous drawing experience is suggested, but beginners are
Artists are invited to this studio work session that will have a still life   welcome. A supply list will be included on your registration receipt. 8
available. Bring your own supplies. There is no instruction; however, a       weeks
HCA faculty member will supervise the classroom. There is a $3, per           Ages: 18 and up
class, drop-in fee. No registration required.                                 Instructor: Slawa Radziszewska
Ages: 18 and up                                                               $104 Early registration price, $109 Regular price
Coordinator: June Britton                                                     Activity #       Date                Day       Time              Loc
Activity #        Date                Day        Time              Loc        270221-01        Jul 11-Aug 29       Mon       6:30-9 pm         LCC
270333-01         Jun 6-Aug 1         Mon        9 am-noon         LCC
(No class Jul 4)


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INTERMEDIATE PORTRAIT OIL PAINTING                                          PAINT BRILLIANTLY!
Painters who are familiar with oil painting techniques will learn how to    Enjoy painting and drawing in vibrant colors and experiment with
create convincing and successful images of the human face. Practice         developing your own unique style. Learn the basics in this class or
new techniques and refine your skills. Class will include                   enhance what you know through guided experimentation. Experienced
demonstrations and individual projects. Bring your painting supplies        artists will be welcome to bring additional mediums to class. A
and some photographs for consideration for your projects. 6 weeks           materials list will be included on your registration receipt. 5 weeks
Ages: 18 and up                                                             Ages: 18 and up
Instructor: Slawa Radziszewska                                              Instructor: Addy Perry
$94 Early registration price, $99 Regular price                             $70 Early registration price, $75 Regular price
Activity #       Date                Day        Time              Loc       Activity #         Date              Day          Time            Loc
270222-01        Jul 15-Aug 19       Fri        10 am-1 pm        LCC       270201-01          Jun 4-Jul 9       Sat          10 am-1 pm      LCC
                                                                            (No class Jul 2)
EXPLORING WATER MEDIA
Join others with some painting experience while we explore a broad
range of approaches for applying paint to paper. We will practice           PAPERMAKING
water-based media painting designed to unleash creative processes           Information: 303-987-5436
that help us develop confidence in what we can produce. Each week
will feature a different technique or painting style that can become part
of our tool kit when painting a picture. Bring your painting supplies to    CONTEMPORARY PAPERMAKING
the first class. 6 weeks                                                    The ancient craft of handmade paper gets a contemporary twist in this
Ages: 18 and up                                                             fun class. Learn basic techniques for creating pulps and paper and
                                                                            explore creative additions of inlay, stencil and other surface finishes.
Instructor: Scott Ronzio
                                                                            Students will finish their work into unique framed pieces and yarn-
$76 Early registration price, $81 Regular price                             bound journals. Materials are provided. Additional drop-in studio time
Activity #         Date               Day         Time            Loc       will be available. 6 weeks
270215-01          Jun 7-Jul 12       Tue         9 am-noon       WH        Ages: 18 and up
                                                                            Instructor: Patricia Martinek
SECOND TIER WATERCOLOR                                                      $85 Early registration price, $90 Regular price
Do you want to do more with your art and advance your painting              Activity #         Date               Day        Time              Loc
skills? This class is designed for painters who want to work on their       270501-01          Jun 18-Jul 30      Sat        1-4 pm            WH
own projects and receive individualized instruction and one-on-one          (No class Jul 2)
critiques of their art. Enrollment is limited to those who have attended
two years of the Exploring Water Media class and have the instructor’s
approval. 6 weeks                                                           PAPERMAKING STUDIO EXPLORATION
Ages: 16 and up                                                             Get creative in the papermaking studio at Washington Heights! Learn
Instructor: Scott Ronzio                                                    basic and advanced papermaking skills as you create unique vessels
                                                                            and designs with your own handmade papers. Most supplies are
$76 Early registration price, $81 Regular price
                                                                            included and drop-in studio time is available. 6 weeks
Activity #         Date                 Day        Time            Loc
                                                                            Ages: 18 and up
270218-01          Jun 6-Jul 18         Mon        9 am-noon       LCC
                                                                            Instructor: Kristin Woodbury
(No class Jul 4)
                                                                            $93 Early registration price, $98 Regular price
                                                                            Activity #        Date              Day         Time          Loc
SUCCESSFUL PAINTING                                                         270509-01         Jun 14-Jul 26     Tue         6:30-9:30 pm WH
Choose one medium for each session. Regardless of the medium you            (No class Jul 5)
choose, you will learn principles and elements in visual art that will
enable you to be successful. Focus on your area of interest and
improve your techniques. A materials list will be included on your
registration receipt. 5 weeks                                               PHOTOGRAPHY
Ages: 18 and up                                                             Information: 303-987-5436
Instructor: Addy Perry
$70 Early registration price, $75 Regular price                             FINE ART OF THE TOY CAMERA
Activity #        Date               Day        Time              Loc       Create unique, unexpected photographs with 120 mm film and the
270302-01         Jun 7-Jul 12       Tue        6-9 pm            LCC       curious “toy” Holga camera. Topics will include film and camera
(No class Jul 5)                                                            mechanics, light quality, composition, and presentation. Ditch your
                                                                            digital and have fun with these “fantastic plastic” film shooters. Group
                                                                            shoots and discussions of our work will enliven your art-making
                                                                            experience. Use of a Holga camera is provided. Fee includes four rolls
                                                                            of film and processing. 5 weeks
         Recreating together builds                                         Ages: 12 and up
    strong families, the foundation for a                                   Instructor: Loay Boggess
                                                                            $103 Early registration price, $108 Regular price
              stronger society.                                             Activity #        Date               Day         Time              Loc
                                                                            277701-01         Jun 11-Jul 16      Sat         10 am-noon        LCC
                                                                            (No class Jul 2)


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                                                                               Adult Visual Arts
POTTERY                                                                        POTTERY
Information: 303-987-5436                                                      Enjoy creative stoneware, wheel-throwing and hand-building, glazing
                                                                               and firing. Receive individualized attention in a small class setting.
                                                                               Beginners and experienced students welcome. A $25 fee will be
INTRODUCTION TO POTTERY                                                        collected at the first class for initial clay supply, glazes and firings.
This course is an introduction to pottery: the studio, the clay and the        Basic pottery tool kits are available for purchase for $15. Additional
pottery skills you will be developing. All materials and tools are             drop-in studio time is available to registered students. 6 weeks
provided, so come in and explore pottery! Topics will include wheel-           Ages: 17 and up
throwing, hand-building, an overview of firing and how to glaze and
                                                                               Instructor: Sumi von Dassow
surface your work. Registered students are encouraged to come in
and use the studio during open hours. 5 weeks                                  $83 Early registration price, $88 Regular price
Ages: 17 and up                                                                Activity #         Date                 Day      Time                 Loc
Instructor: James McLellan                                                     270001-01          Jun 7-Jul 12         Tue      6:30-9:30 pm         WH
$55 Early registration price, $60 Regular price                                270001-02          Jun 8-Jul 13         Wed      6:30-9:30 pm         WH
Activity #        Date               Day         Time              Loc         270001-03          Jul 26-Aug 30        Tue      9 am-noon            WH
270042-01         Jun 11-Jul 16      Sat         1:30-4 pm         WH          270001-04          Jul 26-Aug 30        Tue      6:30-9:30 pm         WH
(No class Jul 2)                                                               270001-05          Jul 28-Sep 1         Thu      1-4 pm               WH
                                                                               Instructor: Bob Smith
                                                                               270001-06          Jun 4-Jul 16         Sat      9:30 am-12:30 pm WH
BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE POTTERY                                                 (No class Jul 2)
Success at pottery requires getting clay to do what you want it to—by
learning its “language.” This class is for those who have never
worked with clay or who don’t feel confident with their skills. It             GLAZING AND DECORATING
provides a firm grounding in the basics of wheel and hand-built                Class will focus on using high-fire glazes for both electric and gas
pottery, while also tackling intermediate topics like lids, bottles, plates,   kilns. We will explore how multiple glazes interact and learn how to
etc. A $25 fee will be collected at the first class for your initial clay      choose the most appropriate glazes for each form. Various methods
supply, glazes and firings. Basic pottery tool kits are available for          of glaze application will be covered including pouring, dipping and
purchase for $15. 6- and 4-week sessions                                       spraying, as well as the use of mask and resist materials. Bring as
Ages: 17 and up                                                                many bisque fired pots as you can (cone 6 or higher clay). Previous
Instructor: Laurey Patten                                                      pottery experience required. 6 weeks
6 weeks: $83 Early registration price, $88 Regular price                       Ages: 17 and up
Activity #        Date                Day          Time               Loc      Instructor: Sumi von Dassow
270043-01         Jun 6-Jul 18        Mon          6:30-9:30 pm WH             $83 Early registration price, $88 Regular price
270043-02         Jun 9-Jul 14        Thu          6:30-9:30 pm WH             Activity #        Date                Day       Time              Loc
4 weeks: $49 Early registration price, $54 Regular price                       270023-01         Jun 7-Jul 12        Tue       9 am-noon         WH
Activity #        Date                Day          Time               Loc      270023-02         Jul 27-Aug 31       Wed       6:30-9:30 pm WH
270043-03         Aug 1-22            Mon          6:30-9:30 pm WH
270043-04         Aug 4-25            Thu          6:30-9:30 pm WH             INTRODUCTION TO GLAZING WORKSHOP
(No class Jul 4)                                                               What’s the difference between oxidation and reduction glazes? What’s
                                                                               the best way to apply glaze? What glazes work well together? Learn
                                                                               how to make the most of the variety of glazes available at Washington
                                                                               Heights in this one-day workshop.
                                                                               Ages: 17 and up
                                                                               Instructor: Sumi von Dassow
                                                                               $13 Early registration price, $18 Regular price
                                                                               Activity #       Date              Day        Time             Loc
                                                                               270024-01        Jul 30            Sat        1-4 pm           WH




                                                                                                    FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
                                                                                           Information: Please call 303-987-5405
                                                                                          Lakewood Recreation would like to ensure all residents
                                                                                          of the City of Lakewood have an opportunity to access
                                                                               recreation programs and facilities. To help make this possible,
                                                                               financial assistance is available. Financial assistance is awarded
                                                                               based on family income and will require the applicant to pay a
                                                                               portion of the fee. Restrictions may apply. For more information,
                                                                               please call Kathy Stephens at 303-987-5405 or e-mail
                                                                               katste@lakewood.org.



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SMOKE-FIRED POTTERY CLASS                                                      WOOD FIRING WORKSHOP
Students will create unglazed burnished pottery for smoke firing.              Experience the excitement of wood firing in our mini-fast-fire wood
Forming methods will include coil-building and wheel-throwing. Pots            kiln. You will help load and prepare kiln, chop wood and stoke. Bring
will be burnished using a polished stone in the traditional Pueblo             snacks and wear long sleeves, pants and closed-toe shoes. A $5
Indian manner or by using terra sigillata. Pots will be barrel-fired to        initial registration fee is required when you sign up. The remaining
create the all-over black surface typical of Pueblo pottery or horsehair       balance will be due on the day of firing. $5 per pot, limit 6 pots per
fired to create interesting patterns. Some pots may be fired in a              person. Pots should not be more than 6 inches tall. Contact instructor
barbecue grill for various fun effects. Beginner and experienced               to set up an appointment to prep and glaze your pieces. Unloading of
students welcome. Students may choose to make additional pots for              the kiln will be on Monday, August 15.
pit-firing workshop. A $25 fee will be collected at the first class for        Ages: 17 and up
your initial clay supply, glazes and firings. 6 weeks                          Instructor: Sumi von Dassow
Ages: 18 and up                                                                $5 Initial registration fee
Instructor: Sumi von Dassow                                                    Activity #          Date               Day       Time              Loc
$83 Early registration price, $88 Regular price                                270034-01           Aug 14             Sun       9 am-2 pm         WH
Activity #         Date                Day        Time              Loc
270033-01          Jun 9-Jul 14        Thu        1-4 pm            WH
                                                                               INTRODUCTION TO RAKU FIRING
                                                                               This class is a hands-on workshop covering basic raku firing and
PIT AND SAGGAR WORKSHOP                                                        glaze techniques for new students and includes the setup and
Learn two exciting alternative firing techniques from two experts! Pit         breakdown of equipment and firing materials. Students will have
and saggar firing use similar materials to yield beautiful but subtly          bisque-ware pieces prepared, glazed and ready on day of firing.
different results. In pit-firing, pots are fired in a pit in the ground; for   Important clothing note: Please be sure to have long pants, closed-toe
saggar firing, pots are fired in containers inside a kiln. During the first    shoes, a long-sleeved shirt and a hair restraint (if needed).
class you will make saggars and burnish your pots using terra                  Ages: 18 and up
sigillata or a polished stone. In the second class you will load saggars       Instructor: Beth Funk
to be fired in the gas kiln, and you’ll load and fire the pit. Pots will be    $25 Early registration price, $30 Regular price
unloaded on Sunday, August 21. Bring several bone-dry unfired pots             Activity #        Date              Day         Time            Loc
to the first session. For best results use a smooth, light-colored
                                                                               270101-01         Jun 23            Thu         6-9 pm          WH
stoneware clay such as B-mix (not porcelain).
                                                                               270101-02         Jul 21            Thu         6-9 pm          WH
Ages: 17 and up
Instructors: Sumi von Dassow and Bob Smith
$85 Early registration price, $90 Regular price                                ADVANCED RAKU FIRING
Activity #         Date                 Day          Time             Loc      Scheduled 1.5-hour firing sessions are available to Raku artists: 9-
270015-01          Aug 6, Aug 20        Sat          9 am-noon        WH       10:30 am, 10:45 am-12:15 pm, 12:30-2 pm or 2:15-3:45 pm.
                                                                               Students will need to call 303-987-5436 at time of registration to sign
                                                                               up for their individual time block. Bring pots that are bisque-fired,
POTTERY PIT-FIRING WORKSHOP                                                    glazed and ready for firing at time of session. Prerequisite:
Pit firing is a modern adaptation of ancient outdoor firing methods,           Introduction to Raku or previous experience.
using sawdust and wood as fuel and salt, copper and other materials            Ages: 18 and up
as colorants. During this one-day workshop participants will load the          Instructor: Beth Funk
Washington Heights pit with unglazed bisqued pots and fire it.                 $38 Early registration price, $43 Regular price
Unloading will take place the following day. Participants should bring
                                                                               Activity #        Date                Day        Time              Loc
three to five bisque-fired pieces made from light-colored clay,
preferably burnished or coated with terra sigillata, and bisque-fired to       270102-01         Jun 11              Sat        9 am-3:45 pm WH
cone 010. (Contact instructor with questions.) A $3 initial registration       270102-02         Jul 23              Sat        9 am-3:45 pm WH
fee is required when you sign up. The remaining balance will be due            270102-03         Aug 20              Sat        9 am-3:45 pm WH
on the day of firing. The fee is based on the number and size of pots
($3-$10 per pot).
Ages: 18 and up
Instructor: Sumi von Dassow
$3 Initial registration fee
Activity #        Date               Day        Time              Loc
270012-01         Jul 21             Thu        9 am-noon         WH
270012-02         Jul 30             Sat        9 am-noon         WH



 It’s the leisure hours, happily used, that
 have opened up a new world to many
 a person.
                                         — George M. Adams



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STAINED GLASS
Information: 303-987-5436

BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE STAINED
GLASS
Learn the copper foil method of stained glass or come in and
complete that project you have been working on. You will learn how to
design, how to cut glass, copper foiling and soldering techniques. A
materials list will be provided at the first class, or you may obtain one
prior to class by contacting Janet Williams at 303-988-0910. Some
extra tools/materials may be purchased from the teacher at the first
class. 8 weeks
Ages: 18 and up
Instructor: Janet Williams
$73 Early registration price, $78 Regular price
Activity #         Date               Day          Time            Loc
277103-01          Jun 7-Jul 26       Tue          7-9:30 pm       CCC


WEAVING
Information: 303-987-5436

WEAVING IN THE EVENING                                                      KUMIHIMO BRAID-MAKING
Have you always wanted to learn to weave? Do you just need to brush         Kumihimo — Japanese for “ a gathering of threads” — is a braid-
up on your skills? In the convivial atmosphere of this mixed-level          making technique to create intricate woven decorative cords. This
class, beginners learn how to create exciting and beautiful projects        timeless technique is done on a maru dai (braiding stool). The braids
from start to finish, while experienced weavers work on projects of         can be used in jewelry, clothing and for household wares. No
their choice, receiving assistance when needed. Materials for the first     experience required. Bring a sack lunch. All materials will be provided.
project will be included in the course fee. Studio time will be available   Ages: 14 and up
between classes. 6 weeks                                                    Instructor: Judie Dickinson
Ages: 14 and up                                                             $30 Regular price
Instructor: Pamela Bliss                                                    Activity #       Date               Day        Time               Loc
$144 Early registration price, $149 Regular price                           277312-01        Jun 4              Sat        9:30 am-4 pm WH
Activity #        Date                Day        Time             Loc
277301-01         Jun 15-Jul 20      Wed         6:30-9 pm        WH        INKLE LOOM WEAVING FOR YOUTH &
MONDAY MORNING WEAVERS                                                      ADULT
                                                                            Create intricate woven braided belts and bands with this timeless
Start your week off right creating beautiful and useful woven items. If     weaving tool. This two-evening class will show you everything you
you are a novice weaver or have some weaving experience, you will           need to know. Make it a family night!
find this mixed-level class an exciting experience. Beginners will
                                                                            Ages: 10 and up
weave a scarf or runner; experienced weavers work on projects of
their choice, receiving assistance when needed. Materials for the first     Instructor: Patricia Martinek
project will be included in the course fee. Studio time is available        $18 Regular price
between classes. 6 weeks                                                    Activity #        Date              Day       Time              Loc
Ages: 14 and up                                                             277314-01         Jun 13-20         Mon       6:30-8:30 pm WH
Instructor: Pamela Bliss
$144 Early registration price, $149 Regular price
Activity #        Date                Day        Time              Loc      WOODCARVING
277302-01         Jun 6-Jul 18        Mon        9:30 am-noon WH            Information: 303-987-5436
(No class Jul 4)




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                                                                            WOODCARVING
                   INCLUSION AND ACCESSIBILITY                              Learn the traditional art of European chip carving, relief carving and
                            SERVICES                                        carving in the round. Course will include demonstrations, examples
                       Information: Please call 303-987-4869                and discussions about materials, techniques and tools. All materials
                   Lakewood Recreation welcomes individuals of              supplied. Students will complete two projects. A $5 required materials
                                                                            fee will be collected at the first class (for new students only). 8 weeks
 all abilities into our programs and activities. In order to provide
                                                                            Ages: 18 and up
 a successful experience, we invite you to call 303-987-4869 or
                                                                            Instructor: Joseph Sikora
 TDD 303-987-4862 to discuss any reasonable
                                                                            $69 Early registration price, $74 Regular price
 accommodations you may need at least two weeks before the
                                                                            Activity #        Date                  Day        Time             Loc
 class is scheduled to begin. If you need a sign language
                                                                            277201-01         Jun 1-Jul 20          Wed        6:30-8:30 pm LCC
 interpreter, we request at least 72 hours notice.

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