Sign up for Fall 2019 Workshops


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Upholstery Workshops

Art Workshops

Photography and Filmmaking

Jewelry Making

Film Appreciation

Business and Finance

Health Certifications

Greek Conversation



High Rise Fire Safety Renewal

Wedding and Event Planning


Wild SF! California Naturalist Certification Course (sign up for SPRING 2020)


Art Workshops

Various Media

AR133 Art & Assemblage: the Re-Contextualizing of Objects 9/16/2019-10/14/2019

AR140 Chalk Paper Marbling and Book Making 10/26/2019

AR155 Mixed Media, Collage and Assemblage 11/2/2019

AR158 A Collage a Day: Exploring Techniques and Content 9/25/2019-10/23/2019 WORKSHOP IS FULL- email the office to be placed on the waitlist

AR199 Printing with Nature 10/5/2019

AR781 Studio Workshop: Define Your Creative Direction 9/10/2019-10/8/2019

AR782 Studio Workshop: Define Your Creative Direction 10/29/2019-12/3/2019


AR200 Learn to Draw Using the Figure 9/7/2019-10/5/2019

AR201 The Figure as Starting Point: Further Explorations 10/12/2019-11/9/2019

AR202 The Figure as Subject Matter: Explore In-depth Drawing Methods 11/16/2019-12/21/2019

AR203 Figure Drawing Workshop Series 9/7/2019-12/21/2019

AR207 Tactile Drawing 10/17/2019-11/14/2019

AR213 Saturday Portrait Drawing 10/26/2019-11/2/2019

AR220 Drawing Workshop: Tone and Atmosphere 9/9/2019-10/7/2019

AR236 Utilizing Perspective in Storyboarding 9/10/2019-10/8/2019

AR256 Get Inspired: Weekly Sketch Prompts 10/21/2019-11/25/2019

AR273 Life Drawing with Collage 9/14/2019-9/28/2019

AR295 Observational Drawing and Painting 9/14/2019-10/12/2019

AR337 Writing and Illustrating Children's Books 10/22/2019-11/19/2019


AR401 Exploring Light and Space in Watercolor 9/10/2019-10/8/2019

AR402 In Pictures: Using Photos as Reference in Watercolor 10/22/2019-11/19/2019

AR403 A Watercolor Painting a Day 9/19/2019-10/17/2019

AR404 Watercolor and Additive Color Theory 10/24/2019-12/5/2019

AR413 Painting the Portrait with the Zorn Palette 9/14/2019-10/12/2019

AR414 Encaustic Painting with Image Transfer and Collage 9/17/2019-10/1/2019

AR415 Still Life Painting: Techniques for Realism 10/19/2019-11/16/2019

AR417 Figure Painting Intensive 12/14/2019

AR427 Acrylic Painting: The Four Basic Techniques 9/3/2019-10/1/2019

AR428 Acrylic Painting: Creating a Complex Surface 10/8/2019-11/12/2019

AR429 Acrylic Painting: An Image of Endearment 11/12/2019-12/17/2019

AR430 Acrylic Painting Series 9/3/2019-12/17/2019

AR431 Advanced Painting Approaches I 9/9/2019-10/7/2019

AR432 Advanced Painting Approaches II 10/14/2019-11/18/2019

AR433 Advanced Painting Approaches Series 9/9/2019-11/18/2019

AR450 Experimenting With Color: Developing a Personal Palette 9/5/2019-10/3/2019

AR451 Experimental Approaches to Paint-Handling 10/10/2019-11/7/2019

AR452 Experimental Painting Series 9/5/2019-11/7/2019

Ceramics and Sculpture

AR704 Life Sculpture Workshop: The Dynamic Pose 8/27/2019-10/8/2019

AR709 Life Sculpture Workshop: The Clothed Figure 10/22/2019-12/3/2019

AR710 Life Sculpture Workshop: Finishing Without the Use of Glazes 12/10/2019-12/17/2019

AR720 Ceramics Workshop: Techniques and Practices 9/12/2019-10/24/2019

AR721 Ceramics Workshop: Beyond Standard Ceramics Methods 10/31/2019-12/19/2019

AR751 Raku Workshop, Section 1 9/1/2019

AR752 Raku Workshop, Section 2 10/26/2019

AR753 Raku Workshop, Section 3 12/1/2019


AR901 Introduction to Screen Printing Workshop 10/26/2019-11/23/2019

AR920 Monotype Printmaking – Foundations and Layers 8/26/2019-9/30/2019

AR921 The Monoprint – Seriality in Print 10/7/2019-11/4/2019

AR922 Using Prints to Make Artist Books 11/18/2019-12/16/2019

AR923 Monotype Printmaking Series 8/26/2019-12/16/2019


TX102A Itajime Shibori - Layered Patterns with Natural Dye 9/7/2019

TX102B Itajime Shibori - Layered Patterns with Natural Dye 11/16/2019

TX103 Shibori Dyeing and Block Printing 9/18/2019-10/16/2019

TX171 Contemporary Embroidery Sampler 9/10/2019-10/8/2019


Photography and Filmmaking


PH225 Magic of the Darkroom, Old-school B&W Film Photography9/4/2019-10/2/2019

PH226 Magic of the Darkroom: New Darkroom Techniques10/16/2019-11/13/2019

PH230 Magic of the Darkroom Series 9/4/2019-11/13/2019

PH501A B&W Darkroom Open Lab 9/8/2019-10/6/2019

PH501B B&W Darkroom Open Lab 10/20/2019-11/17/2019

PH601 The Craft of Toning Black & White Photographs 11/23/2019


PH801 Taking Pictures with Your Digital Camera 9/12/2019-10/10/2019

PH855 Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 11/18/2019-12/9/2019


PH810 Documentary Filmmaking 9/23/2019-10/21/2019

PH812 Documentary Film and the Urban Environment 10/28/2019-12/2/2019

Voiceover Acting

VO101 Voice-Overs One-On-One:Getting Started in Voice Acting anytime 



ID101 Upholstery Workshop 10/2/19-11/26/19


Jewelry Making

AT609 Basic Properties of Metal: Creating Unique Items of Adornment9/7/2019-9/28/2019


Film Appreciation

CM104 The Six Tendencies of Movies that Become Classics 10/16/2019



MU127 Guitar in Popular Styles 11/13/2019-12/18/2019



HG100 Ikebana - Sogetsu School Oct. 5, 12,  Nov 2, 9, 16, 23 


Business and Finance

Job search

BU200 Stand Out Among the Crowd: How to Transform your Résumé for a Digital World 10/22/2019-11/19/2019


FP101A Investment Basics for Everyone 9/9/2019-9/16/2019

FP105A How to Pick Stock and Bond Mutual Funds 9/23/2019-9/30/2019

FP105B How to Pick Stock and Bond Mutual Funds 10/28/2019-11/4/2019


Health Certifications

HE154 Personal Trainer Certification 9/7/2019

HE158 Sports Nutrition Consultant Certification 9/8/2019


Greek Conversation

LA450 Modern Greek Conversation I 9/11/2019-10/9/2019

LA451 Modern Greek Conversation II 10/16/2019-11/13/2019


High Rise Fire Safety Renewal

TF110A High Rise Fire Safety Director Renewal Certificate 9/10/2019

TF110B High Rise Fire Safety Director Renewal Certificate 12/3/2019


LSAT Test Prep

TST100 LSAT Test Prep Workshop 9/9/2019-10/23/2019


Wedding Planning

WP101 Wedding and Event Planning Certification 9/10/2019-11/5/2019



WR101 Fiction Writing Deep Dive: Character, Setting, Plot, & Point of View 9/9/2019-10/7/2019

WR104 Writing Workshop: Going Deep 9/19/2019-10/17/2019 WORKSHOP IS FULL, Email to be put on waitlist

WR105 Creative Non-Fiction Writing Workshop 10/23/2019-11/20/2019

WR107 Poetry, Culture, and Community: Generating New Poems in a Diverse Community 9/10/2019-10/8/2019

WR110 Advanced Writing and Revising Workshop 9/10/2019-10/8/2019

WR118 How to Self-Publish Your Book 11/9/2019

WR200 Reworking and Completing Your Manuscript Workshop 11/25/2019-12/16/2019