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Absolutely Beginning Drawing

$75

with Suzy Ferriss

Calendar Feb 24, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

**This is an adult drawing class.**

Based on Johannes Itten's landmark classes taught at the Bauhaus, this course will introduce students to the basics of drawing. The text "Design and Form," a compilation of exercises from Itten's teachings, will serve as a springboard for examining elements and principles of art and design that include line, value, texture, harmony, and movement. A variety of drawing techniques will be covered as students create works in media such as pencil, charcoal, ink, and conte. This class is suitable for students of all levels.

SUPPLY LIST:

  • Pencils (1 each: 4B, 2B, HB, 2H)
  • Erasers (1 each: kneaded, art gum, Pink Pearl)
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Charcoal (2 sticks vine (can be purchased in packets), and 1 stick compressed)
  • Conte crayon (1 each: white, brown, black)
  • Black India ink (for drawing, not mechanical pens)
  • Pen staff and assorted pen points (Can be purchased in kit. Make sure for drawing, not lettering)
  • Brush suitable for ink (bamboo handled brush recommended)
  • Small containers for waters (plastic)
  • Cotton rag
  • Paper towels
  • 18 "ruler
  • 1 sketchbook, approximately 14" x 17" in size (suitable for a variety of media)
  • 18" x 24" pad drawing paper (suitable for a variety of media)
  • 1 pad newsprint
  • 1 sheet tinted paper (suitable for conte crayon, gray or brown recommended)
  • Scissors
  • The following 3 items will be discussed during class): 1 sheet clear plastic (such as acetate), 1 sheet thin cardboard, 1 black sharpie marker
  • Masking tape.

Optional:

  • Colored medium such as pastels, colored pencil, or oil pastels
  • Tool box for transporting supplies
  • Glue (glue stick, white glue, or rubber cement)
  • Inexpensive portfolio or some means of carrying and protecting your work
  • Magazines with interesting imagery
  • Graphite paper
  • Xacto knife, #11 blades
  • Old shirt or smock.

Text for class: Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, Edwards (optional, but recommended) - Can be found online at discount prices. Try Half.com or eBay. Additional recommended text: The Natural Way to Draw, Nicolaides.

Full Course
Adult Beginning Modern
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Adult Beginning Modern

$270

with Kristel Tedesco

Calendar Jan 10, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 18 weeks

This entry level class will introduce students to the basics of modern dance.

 

 

 

Adult Contemporary
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Adult Contemporary

$15

with Corian Ellisor

Calendar Jan 9, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 18 weeks

Contemporary dance class for Adult dancers of all levels.

Adult Dancers are welcome to attend any Adult dance/fitness class on a drop-in basis for $15 per class.

A special drop-in rate for Professional Dancers (must provide credentials) is $10 per class.

Dance Cards can be purchased at the reception desk or in the Programs Office.

 

Advanced Ballet, Year 1 & 2
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Advanced Ballet, Year 1 & 2

$435

with Nicole Johnson

Calendar Jan 8, 2019 at 7:30 pm, runs for 18 weeks

**This class will skip April 2 Spring Break.**

Dancers train on a pre-professional level receiving challenges in becoming fluid, creative and versatile movers with  emphasis in movement comprehension and innovation that prepare them to be lifelong, thinking dancers. Jillian Mitchelland Nicole Johnson are the instructors for this class.

This class will perform in the Spring Recital, Reverie, on Saturday, May 18 at 11:00 am, 1:00 and 3:00 pm in the Performing Arts Studio at Emory University.  A $75 recital fee is included in class tuition. 

Ballet Barre Modern Center

$345

with Jerylann Warner

Calendar Jan 7, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 18 weeks

**This class will skip April 1 for Spring Break**

This class offers a formatted ballet barre and stretch with across the floor modern movement.  It is an in-depth experience in barre work with expressive, released choreography.

This class will perform in the Spring Recital, Reverie, on Saturday, May 18 at 11:00 am, 1:00 and 3:00 pm in the Performing Arts Studio at Emory University.  A $75 recital fee is included in class tuition. 

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Ballet with KitModus
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Ballet with KitModus

$15

with Jillian Mitchell

Calendar Jan 7, 2019 at 10 am

**This class is not available for online registration.  Walk in dance cards must be purchased in Programs Office.**

Join Jillian Mitchell for intense ballet every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:00 - 11:30 am.  Class is held in the Mansion, upstairs in the Petite Hall or in the Retreat Center.  

 Adult Dancers are welcome to attend any Adult dance/fitness class on a drop-in basis for $15 per class.

A special drop-in rate for Professional Dancers (must provide credentials) is $10 per class. 

Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 4-6)

$300

with Yara Betancourt

Calendar Jan 7, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 18 weeks

**This class will skip April 1 for Spring Break**

Introduces boys and girls ages 4 to 6 to the fundamentals of ballet and tap dance. Designed to increase the student’s self-confidence and to find a greater joy in moving, dance and personal expression. Children should wear comfortable clothes and will need ballet slippers and tap shoes. Tights and leotard are preferred.

This class will perform in Spring Recital, Wee Reverie, on Wednesday, May 22 at 5:00 pm in the Courtyard at Callanwolde.  A $75 recital fee is included in class tuition. 

 

 

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Beginning Ballet (Ages 6-8)
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Beginning Ballet (Ages 6-8)

$345

with Kristel Tedesco

Calendar Jan 9, 2019 at 4 pm, runs for 18 weeks

**This class will skip April 3 for Spring Break**

This entry level class will introduce students to the basics of ballet.  All of this preparing students for future study in dance.  Tights and leotard for girls, or plain white t-shirts and loose fitting blue shorts for boys, and ballet shoes are required.

This class will perform in the Spring Recital, Reverie, on Saturday, May 18 at 11:00 am, 1:00 and 3:00 pm in the Performing Arts Studio at Emory University.  A $75 recital fee is included in class tuition. 

 

 





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