Bring out your inner artist! Whether you are an art enthusiast or have untapped artistic ambition, you can feed your creative side at The Tucson J! Stop by the Welcome Desk or call 520.299.3000 to register for a class. Or register online below.
New! Painting The World Jewish: Basic Watercolor Techniques
Mondays, October 9- October 30, 2:30 – 4:30 pm
Create your own watercolor paintings and gain a better understanding of color and how to paint with watercolors. You will be learning painting fundamentals while exploring Jewish themes. Ann Marcus Lapidus has been teaching art for over 20 years and currently teaches at the Tucson Museum of Art and at the Temple Emanu-el Kurn Religious School. She has a BA in Fine Art from Pomona College, CA and a semestrial degree from the Sorbonne, Paris. Students are responsible for their own supplies. An optional supply list will be provided.
Instructor: Ann Marcus Lapidus
$130/ $120 members
Perlman Art Studio
Anyone Can Draw and Paint
Tuesdays and Fridays • 9:30 a.m.-Noon
For beginners and experienced artists. Explore your creative spirit using various media. Demonstration and instruction at each session, learn to create artworks in the medium of your choice. Focus on drawing and painting skills, compositions and color theory. Please bring your own supplies and drawing or painting supplies.
Instructor: Murray Keshner
Register at the Welcome Desk or call 299-3000.
$70 members/$80 non-members per four-class card (no expiration date)
August 29-December 29
Clay with Sway
A scheduled day, leaves no room for play. Join us in this lab setting to improve your clay skills. Experiment with a variety of tools, try new textures, and some interesting flair, work out the kinks, go beyond your knowledge to fine tune your creations. All are welcome. Material fee $30 due on 1st day of class. Instructor Gerrie Young.
November 9-December 21
$85 members, $105 for non-members.
Sunday Morning Clay Class
Join us in this clay class to improve or advance what you have learned in other classes such as “Clay with Sway” to the next level, or experiment on a larger scale. You can bring your clay knowledge up to date through practice with forms, tiles, the pottery wheel or sculpture. This class features a variety of ideas, solvable clay problems and multiple techniques. $30 materials fee due on first day of class. Instructor: Gerrie Young.
Sundays, 9:30 -12:30
September 24- October 29
November 12- December 17
$105 / $85 members
Tiles with Style
October 30-December 4
Make colorful mosaic tiles of varied shapes and sizes, and use them to fill a wall niche, to make wall decorations or a sculptural tile for your garden, or to cover a table or backsplash. Learn techniques for writing on tiles with fluid glazing or carving. Wall mounting techniques will be taught. No previous clay experience necessary. All skill levels welcome. Six, two-hour sessions with Instructor Gerrie Young.
$85 member/ $105
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