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A student's workspace on a table in the studio from the view of the student. A Large sketchbook is in front of us, with a charcoal drawing of some bowls and bottles. To the right is a couple of cups full of pencils and other drawing utensils.
Yard School of Art

Introduction to Drawing

Get creative while learning all aspects of drawing, including sessions with a nude model and an overview of different mediums

Adult (age 16+) Classes Drawing & Illustration
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Wheel throwing
Yard School of Art

Intermediate/Advanced Wheel Throwing (Mondays)

For students who have mastered basic wheel throwing skills, we have designed a course that takes you to the next

Adult (age 16+) Classes Ceramics
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A young student is pausing while glazing one of her clay pieces to smile at the camera. She is glazing a wheel-thrown piece of stoneware at a large wooden table with other students.
Yard School of Art

Pottery on the Wheel (Mondays)

Students work exclusively on the wheel and gain a solid foundation of throwing techniques while creating bowls, pots, vases and

Kids (age 8–12) Classes Ceramics

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Artwork by Nanci Iovino. A bird hovers over a ying yang symbol in front of the ocean. A hermit crab in its shell sits at bottom right. The entire scene is encompassed by a rainbow striped circle border.
Yard School of Art

Unplug, Meditate, Relax & Create

Experience a meditative approach that develops creativity and self-expression while reducing stress. This device-free mixed media class encourages students to

Adult (age 16+) Classes Art & Practice
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A student is shaping a plate with a sponge on the pottery wheel. Only their hands are visible.
Yard School of Art

On and Off the Wheel

Create functional and decorative pieces while exploring the fundamentals of clay, tools surface treatments, and glazing. All levels welcome. All

Adult (age 16+) Classes Ceramics
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A student is trimming a pieceof paper on her final project in Dorothy Cochran's class.
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Explorations in Printmaking

Explore printmaking with bite size experiences. Each class will focus on a print technique including monotype, linoleum, woodcut and collagraph.

Adult (age 16+) Classes Printmaking