Adult Programs

Art classes for adults 18 years and older

Whether you want to try something new or hone an existing skill, you will find dynamic, university-level instruction in a casual learning environment through Herron’s adult programs.

Adult classes meet on Saturday mornings for four weeks or Wednesday evenings for six weeks in the spring and fall. Summer artist workshops include non-degree and credit bearing programs that range from short 3-hour sessions to 10-day intensive coursework. Students must be 18 years or older to enroll.

Convenient metered parking is available at the Sports Complex Garage adjacent to Eskenazi Hall, and Indygo bus stop is located in front of Eskenazi Hall.

Spring 2018 adult workshops

  • Saturday morning class sessions: 9–11 a.m. or 9- Noon
  • Wednesday evening class sessions: 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Adult Saturday Workshops

Laser Engraving

This two day workshop will focus on the use of the laser engraver/cutter as a creative tool. Workshop participants will work with both raster and vector graphics and learn the start to finish process of using this versatile tool for digital fabrication. 

Dates: Saturdays, March 24 & 31, 2018
Times: 9–Noon
Tuition: $125 (includes lab fee)

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Introduction to 3-D Printing

Learn the fundamentals of 3-D printing in Herron’s state-of the-art Think It Make It Lab with user-friendly software and extrusion based 3-D printers. You will be introduced to the 3-D model making processes including design, file preparation and the printing process. 

  • Dates: Saturdays, February 24–March 17, 2018
  • Times: 9–11 a.m.
  • Tuition: $225 (includes lab fee)

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Learn all about the basics of screenprinting in this two day workshop! You will learn about screen preparation, photographic stencils, printing and mixing inks. All materials are provided, however participants may bring a screen if they wish. 

Dates: Saturdays, February 24– March 3, 2018
Times: 9– Noon
Tuition: $125 (includes lab fee)

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Monotype Printmaking

Explore printmaking’s most painterly process in this two day workshop. Monotype is a very versatile and fluid printmaking process that produces unique single prints. Explore a variety of addictive and subtractive methods for creating imagery, work with multiple plates and layer your prints to create vibrant and colorful works. All materials will be provided. 

  • Dates: Saturdays, April 7– 14, 2018
  • Times: 9:00–Noon
  • Tuition: $125 (Materials included)
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Summer 2018 adult workshops

  • Summer session: TBD

Artist workshops

No currently scheduled courses

Now enrolling for spring workshops