Whether you're a budding painter or novice screenwriter, the knowledgeable instructors with Watkins Community Education can help you master your craft. Learn a lot about your passion -- and have a great time -- with this offer:
• $145 ($210 value) for a Screenwriting Fundamentals workshop
Taking place on Monday (6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from September 15 to November 10, this informative course teaches you the basics of writing good scripts, and will help you get your project Hollywood-ready. Registration is required by September 15.
• $145 ($210 value) for an Acrylic Painting: Fundamentals and Beyond workshop
This course takes place on Tuesday (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from September 16 to November 11. It will give you a great understanding of the handling and theory of acrylics, as well as give you practice in painting landscapes and acrylics. Registration is required by September 16.
• $145 ($210 value) for an Introduction to Fashion Sewing workshop
Sewing, following patterns, and techniques for garment construction are the foundations of this workshop, which is held on Tuesday (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from September 16 to November 11. It's great for hobbyists or budding fashion designers, and registration is required by September 16.
• $145 ($210 value) for an Introduction to Digital Painting workshop
You'll learn drawing and painting in programs like PhotoShop in this workshop, held on Wednesday (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from September 17 to November 12. You'll learn the basics of composition, form, light, and matte printing, and registration is required by September 17.
• $145 ($210 value) for a Creative Writing Fundamentals workshop
Fashioning true-to-life characters, crafting believable plots, and improving your writing skills are the basis of this workshop, which takes place on Monday (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from September 15 to November 10. Registration is required by September 15.
• $70 ($105 value) for a Color Theory workshop
Through the study of painting, pastel drawing, and collage, this workshop teaches how to mix and effectively use colors in your own artwork. It takes place on Wednesday (from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.), and lasts from September 17 to October 8. Registration is required by September 17.
• $70 ($105 value) for a Watercolor Fundamentals workshop
Crafting beautiful watercolor painting is what you'll be able to do after this course. You'll learn various approaches and different brushstroke techniques, all of which will help you create your own beautiful art. This class takes place on Saturday (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) from September 20 to October 11. Registration is required by September 20.
• $70 ($105 value) for a Colors, Finishes, and Textile Selection workshop
This course is perfect for folks who want to learn more about furniture and interior design. Participants will study pattern, color, and texture -- and how all of them work together in a space. This course is held on Thursday (from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) from October 23 to November 13. Registration is required by October 23.
• $70 ($105 value) for a Digital Photography Crash Course workshop
Learn to take stunning photographs -- and edit them -- in this helpful workshop. It takes place on Thursday (from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.). There are two sessions: September 8 to October 9 or October 23 to November 11. Registration is required by the first day of your chosen session.
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