CLASSES & WORKSHOPS FOR TEENS & ADULTS

PLEASE NOTE: Currently, masking is not required in youth, teen, and adult classes and workshops at the Delaplaine. Those wishing to mask are encouraged to do so. The Delaplaine reserves the right to change its masking policy at any time based on current circumstances and guidance. If you or a member of your household have any symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. Refunds cannot be made for illness-related absences from classes or workshops underway. See the Standards & Policies page for more information.

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On each media page, courses are listed chronologically by start date. Click on course titles for full descriptions and tuition information. If the course you’re looking for is not listed, please call 301-698-0656, ext. 110 to add your name to a waiting list.

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Ceramics

Adult Ceramics Camp – adults

  • Instructor Anne Boyer – Monday to Thursday, June 24 to June 27

Ceramic Hand Building for Teens – ages 13 to 18

  • Instructor Karen McGraw – Tuesdays, June 25 to July 30

Ceramic Open Studio for Teens– ages 13 to 18

  • Instructor Karen McGraw – Tuesdays, June 25 to July 16

Introduction to Pottery Wheel for Teens– ages 13 to 18

  • Instructor Karen McGraw – Wednesdays, July 10 to August 14

Ceramics Open Studio– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Wednesdays, July 10 to July 31

Ceramics Open Studio– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Fridays, July 12 to August 9

Teen Handbuilding Camp– ages 13 to 18

  • Instructor Anne Boyer – Monday to Friday, July 15 to July 19

Afternoon on the Wheel – ages 16 and older – This class is now FULL.

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Sunday, July 21

Afternoon on the Wheel – ages 16 and older – This class is now FULL.

  • Instructor Mindy McCormick – Saturday, July 27

Slab-Built Plates and Platters – ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Karen McGraw – Tuesdays, August 6 to August 27

Ceramics Open Studio– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Wednesdays, August 7 to August 28

Ceramics Open Studio– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Fridays, August 16 to September 6

Afternoon on the Wheel – ages 16 and older – This class is almost full, please call to register.

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Sunday, August 18

 

Sculpting

Sculpting the Portrait from the Inside Out– adults

  • Instructor Lesa Cook – Mondays & Thursdays, July 29 to August 26

 

Drawing

Drawing from the Masters: Portrait and Figure– ages 16 and older

  • Instructor Lesa Cook – Tuesdays, August 6 to August 27

 

Woodworking

Woodturning: Turn a Bowl– ages 16 and older

  • Instructor Mid-Maryland Woodturners – Saturday, August 31

 

Jewelry

Introduction to Metalsmithing– ages 16 and older – This class is almost full, please call to register.

  • Instructor Gina Copanzzi – Saturday, June 22 & Sunday, June 23

Beginning Jewelry – ages 16 and older – This class is now FULL.

  • Instructor Gina Copanzzi – Tuesdays, June 25 to September 3

Intermediate Jewelry– ages 16 and older – This class is now FULL.

  • Instructor Gina Copanzzi – Mondays, June 24 to September 9

Decorative Hoops and Bangles – ages 16 and older

  • Instructor Sukey Rankin – Thursday, June 27

Introduction to Forging– adults

  • Instructor Heather Liverman – Sunday, July 14

Metalsmithing: Fundamental Techniques – ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Sukey Rankin – Saturday, July 20

Pierce, Texture and Embellish– adults

  • Instructor Sukey Rankin – Thursdays, July 25 to August 8

Absolutely Riveting– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Sukey Rankin – Saturday, August 10

Introduction to Chasing and Repoussé – adults

  • Instructor Heather Liverman – Saturday and Sunday, August 24 and August 25

 

Painting

Techniques for Painting Animals in Watercolor – adults

  • Instructor Stacy Lund Levy – Saturday, June 8– This class has been rescheduled to June 15.

Open Abstract Studio: Mini Class 1 – adults

  • Instructor Calvin Edward Ramsburg – Tuesdays, June 25 to July 23

Open Abstract Studio– adults – This class is almost full, please call to register.

  • Instructor Calvin Edward Ramsburg – Wednesdays, June 26 to August 28

Guided Personal Directions in the Studio– adults

  • Instructor John Kachik – Wednesdays, June 26 to September 4

Open Abstract Studio– adults

  • Instructor Calvin Edward Ramsburg – Thursdays, June 27 to August 29

Guided Personal Directions in the Studio– adults

  • Instructor John Kachik – Fridays, June 28 to September 6

Exploring Watercolor Paint Applications– ages 15 and older – This class has been canceled.

  • Instructor David Modler – Saturday and Sunday, June 29 to June 30

Explore Your Story Through Watercolor– ages 15 and older

  • Instructor Vicki Clarkson – Saturday and Sunday, July 13 and July 14

Watercolor Bootcamp 1: Intro to Techniques– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch– Saturdays, July 13 to July 20

Watercolor Bootcamp 2: Observation and Composition– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Lauren Koch – Sundays, August 11 to August 25

Open Abstract Studio: Mini Class 2 – adults

  • Instructor Calvin Edward Ramsburg – Tuesdays, August 6 to August 27

 

Photography

Photo Walk: Photographing Frederick Pride– adults

  • Instructor Joe Yablonsky – Saturday, June 22

Unleashing The Power of Your iPhone Camera– ages 17 and older

  • Instructor Carol Leadbetter – Saturday, June 29 & Sunday, June 30

Creative Still Life Photography– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Ron Ames – Saturday, June 29

Apertures, Shutter Speeds and Exposure Modes– adults

  • Instructor Joe Yablonsky – Wednesday, July 10

Photo Walk: Creative Urban Photography– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Ron Ames – Saturday, July 13

Floral Photography with Your iPhone Camera– adults

  • Instructor Carol Leadbetter – Saturday, July 20 & Sunday, July 21

Photo Walk: Creative Nature Photography– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Ron Ames – Saturday, July 27

Exposures and Histograms– adults

  • Instructor Joe Yablonsky – Tuesday, August 6

Photo Walk: Creative Street Photography– ages 14 and older

  • Instructor Ron Ames – Saturday, August 10

 

Other Media

Quilted Frederick County Flag Tote Bag– ages 16 and older

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Sunday, June 30

Patchwork Pixels– ages 14 and older

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Tuesdays, July 9 to July 30

Visual Journaling 101– ages 16 and older

  • Instructor David Modler – Saturday, July 13 & Sunday, July 14

Embellished Twinchies– adults

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Sunday, July 14

Intro to Relief Printmaking – ages 15 and older

  • Instructor David Modler – Saturday, July 20 & Sunday, July 21

Art Quilts: Flora and Fauna Appliqué– ages 16 and older

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21

Adult Summer Camp– adults

  • Maxine Campisciano – Tuesday to Thursday, July 23 to July 25

Collage: An Exploration of Material – ages 16 and older

  • Instructor David Modler – Saturday, July 27 & Sunday, July 28

Weaving on a Simple Frame Loom – adults

  • Instructor Joh Ricci – Saturday, August 10, Sunday, August 11 and Saturday, August 17

Aesthetic Bows and Scrunchies– ages 13 to 18

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Saturday, August 24

Using Art to Tell a Story: Workshop with Adam Booth– ages 16 and older

  • The Clustered Spires Quilt Guild – Thursday, September 12