Arts & Crafts

water color class

Watercolor

sketchbook

Sketchbook

wheel throwing

Ceramics

Spring 2019 Mini Courses

Register for Arts & Crafts Mini Courses this spring! 

Exploring Yourself in Watercolor*

Instructor: Ingrid Albrecht

  • Mondays: 6 pm - 8 pm, April 15 - May 20
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public

This six-week course is an introduction to watercolor painting. Students will receive a lesson and demonstration in the beginning of each class session. This course will incorporate the importance of using light, medium, and dark values and learning the elements and principles of design, color theory, and many other exciting painting techniques coupled with the importance of painting with EMOTION.

*This class has reached it's capacity. To be added to a wait list, please email minicourses@northwestern.edu

 

Sketchbook I

Instructor: Stephanie Lupu

  • Tuesdays: 6 pm - 8 pm, April 16 - May 21
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public

This course provides a solid technical understanding of drawing. Beginner students will learn an appreciation for charcoal and graphite media through lessons in composition, value, line quality, perspective, and still life observation.

 

Sketchbook II*

Instructor: Stephanie Lupu

This course provides a solid technical understanding of drawing and color theory. Students from intermediate skill levels will learn an appreciation for materials and methods through lessons in composition, value, line quality, perspective, and still life observation.

*Unfortunately, this course will not be running this quarter. 

 

Beginning Ceramics: Ceramic Sculptures*

Instructor: Ian Wallach

  • Mondays: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, April 8 - May 13**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public

This course will take students through the basics of various hand-building methods and glazing. The course will primarily focus on pinch pots while also teaching slab building techniques, coil work, and sculpting life-like animals and objects. 

*This class has reached its capacity. To be added to a wait list, please email minicourses@northwestern.edu

**Please note this class begins on April 8th. 

 

Beginning Ceramics: Wheel Throwing*

Instructor: Ian Wallach

  • Section A: Mondays: 4 pm - 6 pm, April 8 - May 13**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public
  • Section B: Tuesdays: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, April 9 - May 14**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public
  • Section C: Wednesdays: 4 pm - 6 pm, April 10 - May 15**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public 

Beginning Ceramics is perfect for students with no prior clay experience. This class is an introduction to clay ceramics, where students will be working with only the pottery wheel.

*This class has reached its capacity. To be added to a wait list, please email minicourses@northwestern.edu

**Please note this class begins on April 8th, April 9th, and April 10th. 

 

Intermediate Ceramics: Wheel Throwing*

Instructor: Ian Wallach

  • Section A: Tuesdays: 4 pm - 6 pm, April 9 - May 14**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public
  • Section B: Wednesdays: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, April 10 - May 15**
    • Fee: $111 NU / $121 Public

*This class has reached its capacity. To be added to a wait list, please email minicourses@northwestern.edu

 **Please note this class begins on April 9th and April 10th.