Adult Classes


Drawing with Marcia Taack

Enjoy learning and experiencing techniques of drawing as you heighten your perceptual abilities.  You will be amazed at your progress!

THURSDAYS: January 8, 22, 29  February 5:  6:30  to  9 p.m.

Class Fee: $70 Members/$130 Non-Members


The Artist’s Way with Judith Sparhawk  A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

This popular class is based on the bestselling book, The Artist’s Way, by Julia Cameron. It is designed to unlock your creativity and help in setting and reaching goals. This hands-on workshop will continue for 12 weeks.

Orientation Meeting:  Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 7 p.m. FREE with no obligation

Wednesdays: January 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 15, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Class Fee: $110 Members/$150 Non-Members


Oil Painting with Chick Curtis

Informative instruction that is individualized and inspirational by an outstanding artist and teacher.

SUNDAYS:  January 4, 25; February 1, 8 , 15: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Class Fee: $70 RAA Members /$110 Non-members


Gelli-Plates with Cindy Lantier

Learn to print without a press using a homemade gelatin plate or commercially available “gelli-plates

 One Saturday:  January 24, 2015:    10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Workshop Fee    $70 Members / $110 Non-members     Supply sheets available prior to class



The Art of Critiquing, with David Fairrington, renowned artist

Learning how to critique the work of others’ will help you trouble-shoot your own artwork. Learn to look with a more discerning eye.

SATURDAY:  February 7, also March 13, 2015; 1 – 3:30 p.m.

Class Fee: $10 Members and Non-members, Each class


Pine Needle Basketry with Kathleen Gura

Students will learn to “coil,” shaped and finish a pine needle basket around a center that they make themselves. Several types of stitches will be taught, as well as how to add designs to baskets.

FRIDAYS; February  6, 13, 20, 2015 : 4 – 6 :30 p.m.

Class Fee: $70 members/$110 Non-members

WATERCOLOR with Ed Sotello

Integrates creativity with instruction of basic skills, design and composition. Beginning through advanced students will grow in this class.

THURSDAYS:  FEBRUARY 12, 19, 26, 5, 12  also:  MARCH 26, APRIL 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 7 – 9pm

        Class Fee: $70 RAA Members / $110 Non-members


Simple Script CALLIGRAPHY with Kristi Darwick

Modern script is all the rage these days, used by graphic artists and trendy calligraphers alike.  A sample script will be shared, and this script is made to be personalized.      Description of supplies needed available.

ONE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24,  6 – 9 p.m.

Class fee:       $45   Members;  $85  Non-members



Springtime Copper Jewelry Series with Tia Shira

Working with Copper is fun, and sooo trendy  These classes will introduce you to the joy of working with copper in different ways, while learning basic jewelry making skills.

March 21 –  Hammered Copper Jewelry – 9:30 am – 1 pm.

Learn the joy of hammering! You will add texture to copper pieces (and antique or patina) to make a pair of earrings, bracelet, or pendant.  Tools and materials provided.    Members:  $30; non-members:  $75; $5 materials fee.

April 24 – Charming Metal Clay Copper.  9 am – 4:30 pm.

Learn how to work with precious metal clay in copper! You will make your own unique charms for a bracelet, earrings, or pendant. Students will learn to roll, shape and texture the clay. After firing, the creations become solid copper! Pieces will be fired and then polished and antiqued if desired.  Tools and materials provided.   Members $75; non-members: $115;  $20 materials fee.  Additional clay available for purchase.

May 15 – Enamel on Copper : Colorful Baubles – 9 am -3 pm.

Learn to apply (glass) enamels to copper blanks as well as a variety of design techniques, to make colorful earrings, charms or pendants. This class is an introduction to the wonderful world of enameling.  Tools and materials provided.  Members: $60; non-members: $100.  $10 materials fee.

For more information on these and other class offerings or to register, contact the Redlands Art Association: 909-792-8435

A 72 hour notice prior to the start of the class must be given to the RAA to receive a refund or transfer to a different class.

There will not be a registration confirmation.  Students will be notified if the class is cancelled.

Class fees will not be prorated/refunded for missed classes.


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