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Class Descriptions

Find out which class at the OUAC you would like to participate in. Below you will find a quick description of each class offered at the Art Center.


Wheel Throwing

Students will learn the basics of wheel throwing while making a variety of forms including bowls, plates, mugs, and vases. Glazing techniques are also covered. Most students produce a large number of finished pieces. We offer courses at both beginner and intermediate levels.

Out of class studio access is included in the price of the course but clay is sold separately.

Drawing

Students will learn basic drawing techniques and principles while expanding their skillset. This course is beginner friendly and will cover a range of subject matter such as basic forms, landscapes, animals, portraiture, and figure drawing. Students will experiment with a variety of media including charcoal and graphite.

All materials are included in the cost of the course.

Painting

Students will learn the techniques of water-based painting mediums including acrylic and watercolors. This course will introduce basic principles of painting while exploring variety of stylistic genres. By the end of the course, most students will have produced 5-7 finished pieces. Previous experience is wonderful but not required.

All materials are included in the cost of the course.

Printmaking

Students will learn how to produce relief prints from start to finish. This course is beginner friendly and no prior experience is needed but we welcome all experience levels. Throughout the course, students will learn the basic practices of relief printing. This course is flexible, students are encouraged to experiment with the skills they obtain. Students may produce several prints or choose to focus on just a couple, more detailed pieces.

AAll necessary materials are included in the cost of the course.

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