Classes and Workshops

Photo by Constance Jacobson

Photo by Constance Jacobson

Current Classes

March 18th - June 11th, 2017,  Sunday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Intermediate Photoshop
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

This mid-level course builds on the information covered in the introductory course. Learn how to produce complex selections and paths, take advantage of adjustment layers and masks, and color correct like a pro.with curves. Automation features and time-saving shortcuts, that speed up production tasks, will also be covered. This Photoshop class has been updated for the most current version of Photoshop, but training for previous versions is also available.

March 13th – June 5th, 2017, Monday, 7:00PM – 10:00PM,
The Digital Matrix
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

This class explores a variety of methods for exploiting the capabilities of the computer in the production of matrices for traditional intaglio, relief and lithographic printing. Students will develop ideas and images in cooperation with a variety of new materials and techniques, including CNC, laser and digital printing. Emphasis will be on experimentation within an integrative practice.


Previous Workshops

September 25th - October 30th, 2016,  Sunday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Photoshop for Beginners
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

September 19th – December 5th, 2016, Monday, 7:00PM – 10:00PM,
Meta-Printmaking
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

October 28th – November 18th, Friday, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Digital Color Workflow

Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

June 26th - July 31st, 2016, Sunday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Digital Printmaking
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

June 25th - August 6th, 2016,  Saturday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Photoshop for Beginners
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

March 20th - April 24th, 2016, Sunday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Digital Printmaking
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

March 19th - April 23rd, 2016,  Friday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Photoshop for Beginners
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

January 24th - February 28th, 2016, Sunday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Digital Printmaking
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

January 22nd - February 26th, 2016,  Friday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Photoshop for Beginners
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

November 1st - December 13th, Sun, 1:30pm – 4:30pm, (no class 11/28)
Digital Printmaking
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

September 27th - October 18th, 2015,  Sun, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Photoshop for Beginners
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

September 26th - November 7th, 2015, Sun, 1:30pm – 4:30pm (no class 10/24)
3D Paper Modeling
Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

Learn the basics of computer-aided 3D modeling and printing using one of the oldest art mediums – Paper! Create sculptures extruded from simple line drawings or constructed with the aid of CAD (Computer Aided Drafting) software. Unfold your models in the computer and digitally paint the surface. Print out a 2D template, cut and assemble your finished 3D model. Space is limited.

August 14-16, 2015
Digital / Traditional Hybrid Printmaking
Center for Contemporary Printmaking, 229 West Ave., Norwalk, CT

A printmaking master class designed to introduce methods for combining traditional printmaking techniques with computer based art practices. We will be covering a variety of techniques including direct printing on prepared surfaces, indirect transfer methods and generating print matrices from computer controlled fabrication devices like 3D printers and CNC machines. Sessions will consist of demonstrations, examples of techniques and the opportunity for participants to try these methods and develop their own work.