ORANGE CITY – Classes in drawing, photography and improv will be offered for students and/ or adults this fall, sponsored by the Orange City Arts Council.
Drawing, taught by Northwestern art/ education major Alissa Sinclair, will be held on four Monday evenings, from Oct. 27 to Nov. 17, from 7 to 8:30pm. High school and adult students will learn the foundations of gesture, line value and proportions through demos, discussion and instructor assistance. Beginners are welcome. Materials will be provided. Location is Northwestern’s Korver Art Center. Cost is $20 prior to Oct. 20 and $30 after Oct. 20.
Improv with NWC’s Black V will be offered for middle school students at Northwestern’s DeWitt Theatre, Dec. 3, 10 and 17. Black V is an energetic and creative group of students from Northwestern, who create and perform comedy on the spot. Learn through games, acting out scenes and meeting some Black V members. Time is 4 to 5:00pm. Cost is $15 prior to Nov. 26 and $25 after Nov. 26.
Adult & Youth Creative Outdoor Photography will be taught by Ken Fry of Centrum Foto Studio. The class is designed for an adult and student (age 10+) to work together, learning the basics of composition and how to use the camera more effectively… both inside and outdoors. Date is Saturday, Nov. 8 from 9:30am to 12:30pm, at Centrum Foto Studio. Cost is $20/pair or $15/each prior to Nov. 1; $30/pair and $25/each after Nov. 1. Add $5 for two 5×7 prints of your favorite image.
Registration is necessary. Send name, age (if youth), class, email address, phone number & payment to Orange City Arts Council, PO Box 202, Orange City IA 51041 or drop in city hall slot.
See orangecityarts.net or email ocArts@orangecityiowa.com for more information on these classes, plus a Watercolor Workshop for intermediate level and up taught by Judy Thompson; Memoir Workshop taught by Barbara Turnwall; and Life-Drawing sessions offered at Northwestern College.