'Tis the season for creativity!

Register for one or more of our featured workshops taking place this JANUARY – JUNE, taught by one of our incredible and noteworthy faculty.

Winter/Spring workshops for 2020 are now accepting registrations. Open to the public.

 

 

FEB 15*; APR 4*; JUN 6*  |  1-Day Camera Basics with Emma Geiger
FEB 15-16*; MAY 2-3*  |  2-Day Adobe Lightroom: Catalog & Craft with Terri Lea Smith
FEB 17–21; APR 27-MAY 1 |  Digital Photography I with Terri Lea Smith/Sarah Szwajkos
FEB 24-28  |  Web Design for Photographers with Kathy Fisher
FEB 24-28  |  The Winter Night Landscape with Jim Nickelson
MAR 14-15*; JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day Adobe Photoshop – “I’ll just fix it in Post”
MAR 14-15*  |  2-Day Product Photography for Small Businesses with Terri Lea Smith
MAR 23-27  |  Composition & Craft with Andrea Birnbaum
MAR 23-27  |  DSLR Storytelling for Photographers with Terri Lea Smith

* Weekend Workshops

MAR 30-APR 3  |  Self Publishing with Blurb in Lightroom with David Allen
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day Digital Printing, Start to Finish
APR 4-5*  | 2-Day Advertising on Facebook and Instagram
APR 27-MAY 1  |  Photographic Objects, Blurring the Boundaries with Dawn Surratt
APR 27-MAY 1  |  Concept Aware: Elements of the Creative with J. Sybylla Smith
MAY 4-8  |  Exploring Photographic Styles with Sal Taylor Kydd
MAY  18-22  |  The Maine Story with Sarah Rice
MAY 18-22  |  The Craft and Art of the Fine Digital Print with Jim Nickelson
JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day Portraiture and Social Justice with Patrisha McLean
JUN 6-7*  |  Preparing Your Art for Opportunities in the Art World with Paula Tognarelli

* Weekend Workshops

Alternative Process Series
with Brenton Hamilton

Brenton Hamilton is a leading educator and historian of photography with a sustained body of work, largely concentrated within historic processes. Brenton’s images are widely collected and exhibited internationally.

MAR 14-15*  |  2-Day Intro to Carbon Transfer
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day Tri Color Gum Workshop
MAY 2-3*  |  2-Day Intro to Wet Plate Collodion
JUN 6-7*  |  2–Day Collodion: Ambrotypes Workshop 

* Weekend Workshops

 

 

SCREENWRITING & THEORY

FEB 24-28  |  Screenwriting Retreat with Jule Selbo
APR 20-24  |  Film History & Theory with Kenneth James
APR 27-MAY 1  |  Story Structure and Character Development with Wayne Beach
MAY 18-22  |  Writing for Corporate Video & New Media with Jeanne Reilly & Bob Rossweag
MAY 25-29  |  Project Development with Wayne Beach

CINEMATOGRAPHY & DIRECTING

FEB 15*; MAR 14*; APR 4*  1-Day Video Basics
FEB 15-16*; APR 4-5*; JUN 6-7*  | 2-Day DSLR for Video
MAR 14-15*  | 2-Day Mirrorless for Video
APR 4-5*  | 2-Day Drone Cinematography
APR 4-5*  | 2-Day Lighting Basics
MAY 2-3*  | 2-Day Advanced DSLR for Video
MAY 4-8  |  Directing
MAY 4-8  | Basic Lighting & Grip
MAY 4-8  | Non-Fiction DSLR Cinematography
MAY 11-15  | Basic Cinematography
MAY 18-22  |  Lighting for Film and TV
MAY 25-29  |  Camera in Motion
JUN 6-7*  | 2-Day iPhone Filmmaking with Anna Graham

* Weekend Workshops

AUDIO & STORYTELLING

MAR 14*  | 1-Day Sound Recording
MAR 30-APR 3  |  Audio Storytelling with Suzi Pond
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day Audio Production
with Bill Pawlowski
MAY 4-8  Strategic Storytelling for Nonprofits with Dana Rae Warren
JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day the Voice in Their Ear: Audiobook Narration with Vivienne Leheny
JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day Accelerated Audio Storytelling with Suzi Pond

DOCUMENTARY

MAY 18-22  |  Non-Fiction Storytelling with Dana Rae Warren
FEB 24-28 |  Writing and Developing the Documentary with Jack McDonald

* Weekend Workshops

EDITING & POST-PRODUCTION

FEB 15-16*; JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day DaVinci Resolve
FEB 15-16*; APR 4-5*  |  2-Day Adobe Premiere
MAR 23-27 |  Storytelling in the Edit Room with Dana Rae Warren
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day DaVinci Resolve II
APR 20-24  |  Digital Workflow
APR 27-MAY 1  |  Adobe Premiere
MAY 4-8  |  Adobe After Effects
MAY 4-8  |  DaVinci Resolve
MAY 11-15  |  The Art of Editing
JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day Digital Workflow for Video

* Weekend Workshops

 

 

FEB 15-16*  |  2-Day Letterpress Single-Sheet Books with Valerie Carrigan
MAR 14-15*  | 2-Day Adobe InDesign with David Allen
MAR 23-27  | Adobe InDesign: Digital Design for Publication with David Allen
MAR 23-27  | Making a Letterpress Book with Sal Taylor Kydd
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day Shrigley Binding with Erin Fletcher
MAY 2-3*  |  2-Day Logos with Adobe Illustrator with David Allen
MAY 2-3*  |  2-Day Drum Leaf Binding
with Todd Pattison
MAY 4-8  | Gelatin Slab Printing – Monoprints to Books with Linda Germain
JUN 6-7*  2-Day Experimental Calligraphy for Poets and Artists with Jan Owen
JUN 6-7*  | 2-Day The Photobook: Valuing Personal Experience through Images with Daile Kaplan

* Weekend Workshops

Box Construction and Letterpress
with Richard Reitz Smith

Richard Reitz Smith is our Book Arts Program Chair and Studio Manager. An artist trained as a graphic designer, he excels in marrying traditional techniques with technology.

MAR 14-15*  | 2-Day Letterpress Basics
MAY 18-23  |  Boxes and Papers
JUN 6-7*  |   2-Day Text and Image

* Weekend Workshops

FEB 15-16*  |  2-Day If Not Now, When? with Teresa Piccari
MAR 30-APR 3  |   Autobiographical Fiction with Sarah Van Arsdale
APR 4-5*  |  2-Day The First Page with Meg Weston
APR 27-MAY 1  The Stuff of Memoir with Anita Verna Crofts
MAY 4-8  |  Finding Your Voice: Fundamentals of Craft with Kathrin Seitz
JUN 6-7*  |  2-Day Relax and Write with Maia Danziger

* Weekend Workshops