Attendees at a DCCA Adult Education Workshop

ADULT WORKSHOPS & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

EDUCATORS' FORUM

Integrating the Arts
Saturday, October 1
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Teacher Credit Available for DE
$25 (No further discount for Members)

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Join fellow K-12 and university-level educators for an afternoon of professional development by teachers and for teachers. Come network and enjoy access to resources and lesson-planning ideas. Earn teacher credit, too!

Carefully selected for an Arts Integration or STEAM focus, the day’s speakers and instructors provide strategies to help you make connections between hands-on learning and the core curriculum. Workshops include guided gallery experiences with an overview of Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) and fun interactive lessons that can be easily adapted for any classroom.

WORKSHOPS

Charcoal Drawing
3 Saturdays (9/10, 9/17, & 9/24)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$100 Member/$120 Nonmember - REGISTER TODAY!

Learn about the practice of expression through drawing, and the ins and outs of using charcoal with artist Ryan Craycraft.

Basic Photoshop & Illustrator for Artists
3 Sundays (9/25, 10/2, & 10/9)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$100 Member/$120 Nonmember - REGISTER TODAY!

Learn basic photo correction and cropping, as well as masking and layering to add or transform creative elements into your photographs. Taught by artist Morgan Hamilton. Please bring a flash drive with at least one high resolution image to work with.

Instagram for Artists
Tuesday, October 18
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$20 (No further discount for Members) - REGISTER TODAY!

The Delaware Contemporary's Director of Marketing Rebecca Klug shares her know-how and best practices for the use of Instagram to show off your work, make connections, and build a successful creative career.
 

ADULT CLASSES (17+)

Urban Sketch Club
2, 4-class sessions on Sundays (9/25-10/16 & 10/23-11/13)
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$120 for 1, 4-class session (Member); Sign up for both 4-class sessions for just $200!
$150 for 1, 4-class session (Nonmember); Sign up for both 4-class sessions for just $250!
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We welcome beginners, experienced artists, and everyone in between who have a desire to discover and create a visual memory of the world around them. Through discussion, informational materials, critique, practice, and side-by-side assistance, participants will sketch at several Wilmington Riverfront locations. The class provides a structured yet casual environment and a creative network of like-minded individuals. The Delaware Contemporary’s professional teaching artists will guide you through the basic elements and principles of art to equip you in translating what you see and experience into a collection of sketches.

Drawing
4 Tuesdays (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, & 10/25)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$100 Member/$120 Nonmember - REGISTER TODAY!

Beginner and intermediate artists learn and practice basic drawing techniques using different media such as graphite, charcoal, and colored pencils.

Painting
4 Tuesdays (11/1, 11/8, 11/15, & 11/22)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$120 Member/$150 Nonmember - REGISTER TODAY!

Learn and practice the fundamentals of painting. Explore a variety of techniques using wet media such as watercolor and acrylic.

 

*All supplies included unless otherwise noted.

*Refund Policy: Fees can be fully refunded until 10 days prior to the first day of the class.