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October 2018

Foundations of Drawing

October 22 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$95.00

This class introduces students to proper drawing methods for constructing, shading, highlighting and combining basic shapes. Students will begin to differentiate shape and form. $95.00 per month *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833…

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Adobe Photoshop I

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$115.00

Once they become familiar with the tools and features of Adobe Photoshop, students in this introductory class will learn photo retouching and color management, as well as, work with layers, curves, and masks to create unique effects and images. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Introduction to Animation

October 22 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$160

This class provides students with an introduction to the principles of 2D animation (learning to use and manipulate 3D geometric shapes) and elementary character design. Three dimensional forms are also used in the construction of solid, well drawn characters. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Beyond the Canvas…3-D ART

October 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$150.00

This series of 3-D projects take student art making outside the constraints of the flat 2-D canvas. Projects will challenge the artist to conceptualize and create artworks involving his or her own visual interest and experience. The nature of these project units is very tactile and hands-on and the result will be tangible and functional art. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class…

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Painting with Color Theory

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95

Color Theory and Perspective are the main focus of this class. Students will gain the skills needed to create mood and lighting effects, as well as learning secrets to mixing and matching color, through the study of various forms. This particular class is focused on adults and homeschool students in 9th grade and older. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please…

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Painting with Color Theory

October 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95

Color Theory and Perspective are the main focus of this class. Students will gain the skills needed to create mood and lighting effects, as well as learning secrets to mixing and matching color, through the study of various forms. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Copic Markers

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95

With a focus on color theory, tone, value, shadow and form, students will learn advanced techniques for textures and coloring the more challenging surfaces such as; skin tones, hair, trees and glass. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please…

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Adobe Photoshop II

October 23 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$115.00

Photoshop II will introduce advanced techniques such as layer comps, blending modes and improved masking techniques. Students will learn to integrate vector artwork into their projects as well as special effects, 3-D image manipulation, applying color theory to their work and  to apply color correctness for printing.  

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Calligraphy

October 23 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95.00

Students will become familiar with various types of ink pens and basic calligraphy skills for writing upper and lowercase letters in various fonts. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email info@schoolofARTgeneva.com  

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Adobe Illustrator

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$115.00

 Illustrator students will also learn how Illustrator works with Adobe Photoshop and other applications from the Adobe Creative Suite. Students will also learn to use color, layers, gradients, clipping masks, pen, brush and other vector line tools.      *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial…

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Drawing Essentials I

October 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

This class explores the foundational drawing concepts of line, shape, form, value, and weight.  Students will be mediated to view the world from an analytical perspective that will lead to a focus on developing form from shape. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or…

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Introduction to Art

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

This class will introduce students to a variety of styles and media. Students will learn about various artists while creating art representative of different time periods and cultures. Projects will focus of the development of fine motor skills, creative thinking, and introductory art techniques. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If…

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Drawing Essentials I

October 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

This class explores the foundational drawing concepts of line, shape, form, value, and weight.  Students will be mediated to view the world from an analytical perspective that will lead to a focus on developing form from shape. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or…

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Create with Me!

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

With a focus on developmentally appropriate activities, this collaborative class partners with families to introduce students to artistic concepts,  such as, texture, color, line, and tone.  *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email info@schoolofARTgeneva.com…

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Introduction to Animation

October 24 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$160.00

This class provides students with an introduction to the principles of 2D hand drawn animation (learning to use and manipulate 3D geometric shapes) and elementary character design. Action analysis is a major focus of the class.  $160.00 per month  

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Adobe Photoshop I

October 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

Once they have become familiar with the tools and features of Photoshop students in this class  will  learn photo retouching and color management, as well as, work with layers, curves and masks to create unique effects and images. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial…

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Drawing Essentials II

October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$95

This class continues working with line, shape, form, value, and weight but will focus more on composition and rendering skills.  Students will learn more about proportions and drawing human and animal portraits. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact…

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Introduction to Art

October 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$95

This class will introduce students to a variety of styles and media. Students will learn about various artists while creating art representative of different time periods and cultures. Projects will focus of the development of fine motor skills, creative thinking, and introductory art techniques. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If…

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Drawing Anatomy/Gesture Drawing

October 25 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$150

Building on the skills developed in the drawing essentials classes, this course focuses on human proportions for drawing the figure and drawing the human portrait, as well as animal anatomy.  The first Class of every month will be Gesture Drawing. Gesture drawing is invaluable for every artist. It quickly captures the essential feeling, energy, movement, action, or pose of any subject (not just human); and provides instant understanding for the artist. It requires constant practice (like scale work for musicians). Extremely…

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Create with Me!

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$95.00

With a focus on developmentally appropriate activities, this collaborative class partners with families to introduce students to artistic concepts,  such as, texture, color, line, and tone. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email info@schoolofARTgeneva.com…

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Fundamentals of Art

October 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$95

This class explores a variety of artistic disciplines. Students will have the opportunity to develop their skills using a variety mediums such as, paint, pastel, pencil, crayon, charcoal, and ink. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us…

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Drawing for Comics

October 26 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$150

This Class focuses on the storytelling aspect of drawing and the relationship between visual and verbal storytelling. It will cover the dynamics of shading, Rendering, Dramatic Lighting, Quality of Draftmanship, Composition of angles, Anatomy, Expression, Timing and Action. Many forms of Comics and Sequential Art will be addressed including Storyboarding for Animation and Cinema. This class will incorporate DRAWING, INKING, and DIGITAL COLORING & MANIPULATION (using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator). *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or…

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Engineering with Lego Technic

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$105

Using  Lego Technic and LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology this course strongly develops critical thinking skills as students work cooperatively to problem solve and reverse engineer as the create dynamic contraptions and autonomous machines. $105.00 per month *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by…

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Drawing Essentials I

October 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until December 22, 2018

$95

This class explores the foundational drawing concepts of line, shape, form, value, and weight.  Students will be mediated to view the world from an analytical perspective that will lead to a focus on developing form from shape. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class…

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