Winter Teen Classes Ages 13-17

 

JEWELRY AND METALS (This class is open to 12 year olds)

Mondays (7 wks), Jan 28-Mar 18 (No class Feb 18)
3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Lauren Blais
Class Fee: $230, Materials: $35

 

Tuesdays (8 wks), Jan 22-Mar 19 (No class Feb 19)
3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Ashley Vick
Class Fee: $260, Materials: $40

 

Wednesdays (8 wks), Jan 23-Mar 20 (No class Feb 20)
3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Laura Jaklitsch
Class Fee: $260, Materials: $40

 

Thursdays (8 wks), Jan 24-Mar 21 (No class Feb 21)
3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Laura Jaklitsch
Class Fee: $260, Materials: $40

 

Fridays (8 wks), Jan 25-Mar 22 (No class Feb 22)
3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Laura Jaklitsch
Class Fee: $260, Materials: $40

 

Students will gain hands on knowledge of jewelry making and metalsmithing techniques including soldering, piercing, etching and embellishing in copper, nickel and brass.

 


Student work by Miranda, age 14DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Mondays (7 wks), Jan 28-Mar 18 (No class Feb 18)

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Gulnara Niaz

Class Fee: $230, Materials: $30

 

Build fundamental skills including focus and position of subjects, composition and lighting considerations. Explore basic design problems, exercises in visual elements and the history and development of photography as an art form. Students will also cover basic principles and techniques of camera use, various photographic materials, processes and techniques for image processing and print production. DSLR camera and laptop required.

 


PAINTING STYLES AND TECHNIQUES

Saturdays (8 wks), Jan 26-Mar 23 (No class Mar 9)

12:30-2:30pm  |  Teacher: Leonie Little-Lex

Class Fee: $260, Materials: $35

 

Learn the fundamentals of painting, including color mixing, building layers and utilizing various brush strokes. This course explores plein air painting, still-life and personal projects. Students will work primarily in oils and also have the chance to try acrylics and watercolors.

 

 

ENAMELING*

Saturdays (8 wks), Jan 26-Mar 23 (No class Mar 9)

10:00-1:00pm  |  Teacher: Margaret Langdell

Class Fee: $330, Materials: $40

 

Saturdays (8 wks), Jan 26-Mar 23 (No class Mar 9)

1:30-4:30pm  |  Teacher: Margaret Langdell

Class Fee: $330, Materials: $40

 

Enameling is the process of fusing glass onto metal. Enamels are available in a rainbow of colors, as well as small glass flower chips and decal sheets. In this class, students are introduced to the principles of metal preparation, enamel application and finishing process. All levels welcome!

 

* Enameling is for ages 12-Adults

 

*Students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade can register for our Brookline Teen Center classes!