Wed, Apr 8
6:00pm - 7:00pm
251 classes have spots left
Explore the first distillery in the home of the Temperance Movement. A one hour overview of history of liquors in Evanston, IL. A full walkthrough of our operating distillery and conclude with a generous tasting of our award winning spirits.
Wednesday Apr 8th, 6pm - 7pm
Ikebana is the Japanese art of arranging flowers. Ikebana expresses the beauty and elegance of nature through a transformation of fresh or dried plant materials. Each week, students create new and different styles of arrangements. Explore the discipline and values of Ikebana through the knowledge and application of rules and forms, to appreciate...
Tuesday Apr 14th, 12:30pm - 2:30pm(4 sessions)
Designed to introduce the world of artists' books. Learn the definition of artists' books and explore different ways to deliver your creative ideas through this unique medium. In this multi-level class, basic book making techniques from non-binding (folding) to single section binding will be introduced, and the close observation of different material...
Thursday Apr 16th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(6 sessions)
Tuesday Apr 7th, 5:30pm - 7pm
Want to know what Piven is all about? Are you interested in getting into a theater class, shaking off the dust, and activating your creativity? This class allows students to discover the Piven Technique by learning theatre games and improvisation in a fun, supportive, ensemble-based environment. Perfect for all students looking to discover and re-discover...
Tuesday Apr 7th, 7pm - 9pm(6 sessions)
Practice your audition technique and learn the skills that set on-camera work apart from the theatrical auditioning process. Instructor Ryan Kitley will prepare students to audtiion for everything from one-liners to series regular to feature film auditions. Students will learn exercises to become comfortable in front of the camera and work with scenes...
Tuesday Apr 7th, 7pm - 9:30pm(6 sessions)
Thursday Apr 16th, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wednesday Apr 8th, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Thursday Apr 9th, 2pm - 2:45pm
This class is an intermediate Ballet + Pre Pointe class for students aged 9-11. To be eligible for Pre-Pointe, a minimum of two ballet classes per week are required. Dress Code: Solid colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers for girls; t-shirt, athletic pants and black ballet slippers for boys.
Thursday Apr 9th, 5:30pm - 7pm
Piven Theatre Workshop has been devising new literary adaptations since our inception over forty years ago. In this class, we will give our adult students the opportunity to experience the creative energy of an ensemble-driven, text-based devising process. Through six weeks of group improvisation exercises and text exploration, students will adapt...
Thursday Apr 9th, 7pm - 10pm(6 sessions)
Soft pastel is a unique medium that combines the qualities of drawing and painting. Dry pigments look like velvet catching the light. Create pastels from nature, photographs or memories as you explore composition, color, light, shadow and perspective. An advanced studio class with significant independent work.
Monday Apr 13th, 9am - 12pm(7 sessions)
Sculpt the figure in clay from live models. Models generally hold the same pose for 3 classes. Students study the model learning to see proportions, gesture, and anatomy as they work realistically or use the model as the inspiration for more imaginative and interpretative work.
Monday Apr 13th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(7 sessions)
Using drawing/painting media we’ll begin drawing from a life model and add nature elements to develop compositions. Each class begins with warm up sketches. Instruction will focus on creating strong compositions, anatomy, materials, color, and combining figures in nature. Supply List Bring in materials marked with * to the first class Drawing...
Monday Apr 13th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(4 sessions)
Awaken your creative insticts and collaborate with a group of kindred spirits while working in the EAC studio environment. Learn to access you uncensored voice and free yourself from limiting opinions of what is considered acceptable artmaking. In this class, students elevate painting skills by exploring paint application methods and mediums. Develop...
Monday Apr 13th, 1pm - 4pm(8 sessions)
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