Janie Hobson Dupont shows participants how to take better photos using their iPhone or iPad. Janie covers close-up techniques using HDR photography, using the grid tool, burst mode, focus techniques, portrait mode, composition and editing. … Continue reading "Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, iPhone Photography"
For Relatives raising grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins. If you are raising your grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, or your siblings, you are not alone. This group can provide information and resources, as well as support. Join … Continue reading "Grandparents Raising Grandchildren"
Crepe paper flowers are back in vogue so come and learn this fun and easy process. Can’t grow daffodils? You can make them from paper!! Beginners welcome! Space is limited to 20 seats and registration … Continue reading "Mixed Media Class: Forever Daffodils"
Nantucket Community Dinners held in the American Legion on Washington Street. The entire community is invited to a free 3-course meal and to enjoy the opportunity to share laughs, love, and friendship with their Nantucket … Continue reading "Nantucket Community Dinners"
Use a variety of media to create a work of art that captures the unique and remarkable personality of a member of the animal kingdom: a pet, a wished for pet, endangered species, personal favorite. … Continue reading "Animal Portraits with Sherre Wilson-Liljegren"
Join island painter and printmaker, David Lazarus, in learning this traditional printmaking method. You will use plexiglass and petg plastic as plates to create your imagery. Your plate can be then used to create an … Continue reading "Drypoint Printmaking with David Lazarus"
All levels welcome. Explore the potter’s wheel in this challenging, but fun, class. Sarah will demonstrate all of the basic steps needed to create your own functional vessels on the pottery wheel. Wedging, centering, and … Continue reading "Wheelthrowing with Sarah McGuigan"
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in beginner’s class every Thursday evening. The class is free, open to all, conducted in … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics, while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
Students will explore various sculpture and hand-building techniques to create fun and unique pieces of art inspired by art history, nature, and their own imagination.
Housing Nantucket is certified by the Massachusetts Homeownership Collaborative to instruct the CHAPA First-Time Homebuyer Education class. This class fulfills the “First-Time Homebuyer Ed” requirement of SoftSecond, MassHousing and FHA loans among others. In this … Continue reading "Free Homebuyer Education"
Fresh out of a ceramics intensive in Italy, Jacob Butler is back on island with us to lead a workshop catered to our experienced wheel throwers. Students should already be comfortable centering at least 3 … Continue reading "Wheelthrowing-Intermediate/Advanced w/Jacob Butler"
This is Alice Tregay’s story of ordinary people effecting extraordinary change for human rights. Alice’s life story reads like a history of the Civil Rights Movement.She fought the ‘Willis Wagons,’ second class structures built to … Continue reading "Documentary Film: Alice’s Ordinary People"