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Personal Enrichment Workshops

Enrich your life through our personal enrichment workshops!  Talented members of our community are sharing their knowledge with you through Jefferson Express. Whether you would like to broaden your knowledge of art in our Painting with Watercolors workshops, learn about Paddle Safety before you head out this summer, or how to become a Notary Public, we have something for you.

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On Campus Workshops
Open Life Drawing (Ages 18+)July 11, 2017 - August 01, 2017

If you have prior drawing experience and want to continue building your skills and talents, this workshop is for you! It is designed for those interested in drawing from the life model. Members of this open drawing group are expected to bring their own paper and drawing supplies. Demonstrations will be given as part of warm-up exercises using a variety of materials including charcoal, graphite. The group will warm-up with rapid sketches before beginning longer poses. Prior drawing experience is recommended since group members will be working independently with brief critiques as needed. This is for ages 18 and older.

CED 403 701

Workshop Dates:
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - Tuesday, August 01, 2017
6:00pm- 8:30pm

Instructor: Lucinda Barbour, Associate Professor of Art
Location: Jules Center Building, 6-100
Cost: $90 (+$5 model fee per session)

Additional Information:
This workshop will run on Thursdays, July 11th - August 1st, from 6:00-8:30p. There is an additional $5 fee per session for the model, please bring money to pay at the class.
Paddle Safety 101July 19, 2017

Paddle Safety 101 is taught by the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. Topics include: know your paddlecraft, preparing to paddle, operating your boat safely, legal requirements, and boating emergencies. Preregistration is required so the instructors will know how many manuals to bring. Participants will receive Coast Guard certification at the end of class. Space is limited so please sign up early.

CED 110 701
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (7:00pm-8:30pm)
Instructor: John Augsbury
Location: Extended Learning Center, E-116
Cost: $15
Painting with WatercolorsJune 28, 2017 - July 26, 2017

Let the Water Do the Work. This workshop explores the versatility of watercolors and how household items can be used to create interesting visual effects. We will play with various techniques and imagery. Materials will be provided, painting supplies will be discussed in order to help students to know what to look for as they continue to paint. Bring your own brushes if you have them.

CED 415 701

Workshop Dates:
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - Wednesday, July 26, 2017
6:30pm- 8:30pm

Instructor: Lucinda Barbour
Location: Jules Center, 6-102
Cost: $125

Additional Information:
This workshop will run every Wednesday between June 28th - July 26th from 6:30-8:30p.
Off Campus Workshops

There are currently no off-campus workshops scheduled