iPhone Photography workshop with teaching artist, Lisa jo rudy

Finding your Angle ~ iPhone Photography for Amazing Pictures

Even the most beautiful views can result in poor photos unless they’re photographed correctly. In this workshop, you will gain confidence and control of the iPhone camera to take high-quality photos that will look like professional shots. Topics will include "how to find a subject," "how to compose a photo," "how to take sunset photos," "how to use lighting,” and tips for quality photos. Once you apply the techniques that pros use, you can photograph dramatic and personal scenes that tell powerful stories and convey emotion.

FALMOUTH CAMPUS  |  Saturday, November 17  |  9:30-11:30am  |  Tuition: $38  |  Register 

Art Appreciation ~ Eaglemania: Japanese Art in guilded age america

The world of Japanese Art in Gilded Age America comes to life in this exciting class taught by esteemed art historian, Susan Pennington. Studies will include various objects and paintings that depict scenes from Japanese life such as Meiji Japanese paintings (1867-1912), woodblock prints, bronze, silver and ivory, sculptures, folding screens, scroll paintings, netsuke, lacquerware, ceramics and textiles. The history of famous collectors and their homes will also be discussed.

Barnstable  |  FEB 7 - MAR 28  |  Thursdays, 1-3pm  |  Tuition $80  |  Register
Falmouth  |  FEB 5 - MAR 26  |  Tuesdays, 1-3pm  |  Tuition $80  |  Register

Cultural Caravan to McMullen Museum at Boston College 

Join the class on an optional cultural caravan to view the exhibition, “Eaglemania: Collecting Japanese Art in Gilded Age America” in the McMullen Museum at Boston College. Viewing this exhibit will help put the artwork studied in class into context.  After lunch at the BC Faculty Lounge or the Student Union, students will tour the Chestnut Hill Reservoir Waterworks, a museum which includes the engines that circulated 19th century Boston’s water.  The Cultural Caravan to the exhibit will take place Wednesday, March 20, leaving the Falmouth Campus at 9 AM, the Bourne Rotary, 9:15 AM, and the Sagamore Park & Ride, 9:30 AM.  The fee for the caravan is $50 plus the cost of lunch. Register