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Do you like to draw? Do you want to make movies? In animation, you can do both!  In this class, you'll learn about different types of animation and how they can be used to bring your drawings to life in a new way.

030056

Start date: 06/19/17

End date: 06/29/17

Instructor : Lauren Petiti 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (6/19/2017-6/29/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Vocational Building Location : 
  Merced College Vocational Building.

Room :  VOC-114

Please read: Room VOC-114



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Do you like to draw? Do you want to make movies? In animation, you can do both!  In this class, you'll learn about different types of animation and how they can be used to bring your drawings to life in a new way.

030056

Start date: 06/19/17

End date: 06/29/17

Instructor : Lauren Petiti 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM (6/19/2017-6/29/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Vocational Building Location : 
  Merced College Vocational Building.

Room :  VOC-114

Please read: Room VOC-114



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There is no wrong or right way to express your imagination and creativity through artwork.  In this class, students will learn to express their dreams through artwork including outlining a concept, sketching with pencil, painting, and communicating with classmates about what their painting means to them. 

030065

Start date: 07/10/17

End date: 07/20/17

Instructor : Anzell Gonzalez 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (7/10/2017-7/20/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4



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There is no wrong or right way to express your imagination and creativity through artwork.  In this class, students will learn to express their dreams through artwork including outlining a concept, sketching with pencil, painting, and communicating with classmates about what their painting means to them. 

030065

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 08/03/17

Instructor : Anzell Gonzalez 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (7/24/2017-8/3/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4



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Learn the art of comic-making! From Wimpy Kid to Amulet, Bone, and Baymouse. Comics aren't just for superheroes anymore (though superheroes are certainly welcome!) Students will get hands-on-practice designing page layouts, sketching storyboards, inking, and hand-lettering their own illustrated stories. What story will you tell? Join and find out!

030064

Start date: 06/05/17

End date: 06/15/17

Instructor : Randi Beck 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM (6/5/2017-6/15/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4



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Learn to tell great stories through fiction writing and illustration.  Explore the writing process from free writing to revisions to final drafts.  Students will have the opportunity to explore their own voice through writing, collaboration, and presentation. 

030064

Start date: 07/10/17

End date: 07/20/17

Instructor : Randi Beck 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM (7/10/2017-7/20/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-5



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Learn to tell great stories through fiction writing and illustration.  Explore the writing process from free writing to revisions to final drafts.  Students will have the opportunity to explore their own voice through writing, collaboration, and presentation. 

030064

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 08/03/17

Instructor : Randi Beck 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM (7/24/2017-8/3/2017)

Cost: $60.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4



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Students will learn the process of melting glass to create different textures and looks and create fun, abstract pieces of art.  They will create a fused sun catcher and a piece of jewelry such as a pendant with glass frit and dichroic glass which the instructor will then take to her studio to melt in a kiln. 

030009

Start date: 06/19/17

End date: 06/29/17

Instructor : Resse Bigelow 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (6/19/2017-6/29/2017)

Cost: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-5

Please read: Room ART-5



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Students will learn the process of melting glass to create different textures and looks and create fun, abstract pieces of art.  They will create a fused sun catcher and a piece of jewelry such as a pendant with glass frit and dichroic glass which the instructor will then take to her studio to melt in a kiln. 

030009

Start date: 06/19/17

End date: 06/29/17

Instructor : Resse Bigelow 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM (6/19/2017-6/29/2017)

Cost: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-5

Please read: Room ART-5



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Students will learn the process of melting glass to create different textures and looks and create fun, abstract pieces of art.  They will create a fused sun catcher and a piece of jewelry such as a pendant with glass frit and dichroic glass which the instructor will then take to her studio to melt in a kiln. 

030009

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 08/03/17

Instructor : Resse Bigelow 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (7/24/2017-8/3/2017)

Cost: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4

Please read: Room ART-4



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Students will learn the process of melting glass to create different textures and looks and create fun, abstract pieces of art.  They will create a fused sun catcher and a piece of jewelry such as a pendant with glass frit and dichroic glass which the instructor will then take to her studio to melt in a kiln. 

030009

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 08/03/17

Instructor : Resse Bigelow 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM (7/24/2017-8/3/2017)

Cost: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-4

Please read: Room ART-4



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Creating a fused glass pendant, pins, or magnet is a fun and easy way to learn how colors and textures of glass are cut and layered. To enhance an object, clear glass is placed on top, then fused in a glass kiln. You will learn how to shape glass into a lovely gift that will be cherished forever. 

030009

Start date: 06/05/17

End date: 06/15/17

Instructor : Resse Bigelow 

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM (6/5/2017-6/15/2017)

Cost: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Merced College Art Building Location : 
  Merced College Art Building.

Room :  ART-5

Please read: Room ART-5



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