Adult Classes & Workshops

 

NANTUCKET BASKETS
Cane and Wood (Intermediate Level)

If you have woven baskets before, this class is for you! Pamela and her sister Patty Campbell have been teaching this class for the DAA for 10 years. Many students have asked to come back and make another basket.  This class will offer making a summer tote with leather handles and your initials to embellish the purse! Of course you can make something else and the class fee will be adjusted accordingly. These will be heirlooms for your family and cherished. Class is limited to 5 students.

 

Pamela Campbell Smith
Four-Week Class
Wednesdays, April 12, 25, May 3 and 10th
6:30-9pm
$345* includes materials for 9"tote with leather handles.
To register and arrange payment please contact instructor directly ppasmith@verizon.net. Registration closes April 11th.
Class will be held in the DAA Fine Arts Studio, 2nd floor in the Ellison Center for the Arts
This price reflects 20% discount for DAA members (non-member price is $390).  Non-members can sign up for either individual membership ($35) or family membership ($50) to receive the favorable price.  New member paperwork will be provided on the first day of class for your convenience or Click here to join.

 

 

WATERCOLOR
Watercolor (all levels)

This popular watercolor class is suitable for the seasoned beginner as well as the advanced student. There will be plenty of encouragement given in a relaxed atmosphere. Each class includes demonstrations and critiques. Sessions will focus on painting from still life and photographs, emphasizing techniques.

 

 

Katherine Smit
2 - Four week Sessions, four week Floral followed by four week Landscape
Fridays, 9 to 12 pm.  April 28 - May 19 followed by May 26 - June 16
$120* for 1 - four week session or $240* for both
To register and arrange payment please contact the instructor directly by emailing her at katherine.h.smit@gmail.com Instructor will provide a list of recommended supplies (student is responsible for all supplies unless otherwise specified).
*This price reflects 20% discount for DAA members (non-member price is $145 for 1 session or $290 for both).  Non-members can sign up for either individual membership ($35) or family membership ($50) to receive the favorable price.  New member paperwork will be provided on the first day of class for your convenience.
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POTTERY ON THE WHEEL

Clay (all levels)

Introduce the curious and/or aspiring potters to the challenges and joys of the electric pottery wheel.   Classroom focus will be on learning correct technique and understanding the full process of creating pottery.   For the more experienced potter who has learned the basics of throwing on the wheel, classroom focus will be on reinforcing  the correct technique to throw bigger and thinner.  Key learning will be to embrace failure as we push our limits.  All students will complete the course with finished, functional pieces.

Don Whitney
Eight-Week Class 
Thursdays, 6-9 pm.  June 15 - August 3
(Perfect for the college student home for the summer)
$300* for 8 classes + $20 materials fee.
To register and arrange payment please contact the instructor directly by emailing him at don.whitney@comcast.net
This price reflects 20% discount for DAA members (non-member price is $375).  Non-members can sign up for either individual membership ($35) or family membership ($50) to receive the favorable price.  New member paperwork will be provided on the first day of class for your convenience or Click here to join. 

Art classes and workshops at the Duxbury Art Association are a great way to add a spark of creativity to your day.  Sharpen your skills, learn a new craft or hobby, expand your creativity comfort zone, meet new friends and mentors. We offer classes for adults of all ages and levels. Our classes run from 4 to 8 weeks; workshops may meet just once, either will add color and fun to your life.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us to express an interest in a medium not currently offered!