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Classes, Camps & Workshops
Throughout the year, the Brentwood Arts Exchange offers classes and workshops of interest to all ages – from children’s programs to learning opportunities for teens, adults and working artists.
Please take a look at our class and camp schedule by searching our SMARTlink system. It is accessible by clicking on the icon to the right.
Adult Classes Fall 2014
METAL JEWELRY MAKING
Create, design and learn the proper and safe way to use power tools for the production of hand-constructed metal jewelry. Learn how different techniques are used to produce a finished piece of jewelry.
ADVENTURE INTO THE WORLD OF MOSAICS
An Active Aging Week 2014 Event
Learn camera operation, controls, and aesthetic decisions. Learn how to download, manipulate, and print your digital images.
Learn to use the namesake software of modern image editing. This course will introduce you to the basics to give you a solid foundation to explore and create in digital media.
Teen Classes Fall 2014
DIGITAL 3D MODELING
Architecture, gaming, industrial design, and 3D printing are all rooted aspects of digital 3D modeling. This course uses hands-on activities to teach the fundamentals of the art form including, 3D geometry, scaling, textures, light/shadow, extruding, camera control, creating scenes, and more. Creative work will happen in Google Sketch-up, which is easy to use and free to download to continue learning from home.
SCARF MAKING WITH T-SHIRTS
Learn how to create your own fashion-forward scarf just in time for Fall. Learn how to cut, design, and embellish your own cotton scarf. All materials provided. Basic knowledge of hand- stitching with needle and thread needed.
Children's Classes Fall 2014
METAL WORKING WITH KIDS
Experience and learn the techniques of small metal working including torch work and cold manipulation. Projects include making your own jewelry of functional art, such as rings, bracelets, and usable bowls.
CREATIVE KIDS DAYS
Creative Kids Days are all-day, structured art classes offered on days when Prince George's Public Schools are off. Discover a world where your child can create fun art projects that expand their imagination, express their creativity and sharpen their learning. Young artist are invited to join us for hands-on arts activities that teach skills in art materials, core principles of art, and insights into world cultures.
Friday, September 19 SMARTlink #1509767
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