TUESDAYS

Time to Quilt, Ages 55+

Tuesdays, January 12 – March 2, 2021

Time: 10 – 10:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Darlyne Dandridge, EDAMCC Instructor

Join Darlyne Dandridge for hand quilting tips and more. Maximum 15 participants.

Supplies: sewing needles, thread, cloth scraps, batting.

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqd-2srDItHdeqhRHp5jhGyjmPGW6pCj8O


Linear Perspective (One and Two Point) 4-week session, 2-days per week, Ages 11-Adult

Tuesdays & Thursdays, January 12- February 4, 2021

Meet days January 12, 14,19,21,26, 28, February 2, and 4th

Time: 12 – 12:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: K. Joy Peters, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description:  Learn how to draw boxes using one-point and two-point perspective then students will create a futuristic city using their perspective skills. Maximum participants 15. Class supplies: Ruler, #2 Pencil and Charcoal pencil set (soft, medium, hard). Kneaded Eraser. Pencil Sharpener. 11x14" drawing paper for three exercises. 18x24" drawing or charcoal paper for futuristic city. Paper towels.

Zoom Class Link:  

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlcOqvrj4vH9HYPwd-UrRgfTw2A-7Dzl3R


Urban Line Dance & Ballroom Dance, Ages 55+

Tuesdays, January 12 – March 2, 2021 

Time: 1:00 – 1:45 Pm Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: TJ Estell

Get your body moving with this fun-filled class to increase your stamina, flexibility, and improve your quality of life.

Zoom Class Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMocO-opjsrG9ex4urQNVteIbXq6BI0QEBf


Self Portrait Magazine Collage (4-week session, 2-days per week), Ages 13-Adult

Tuesdays (instruction) & Thursdays (project sharing), February 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and March 2, 4, 2021.

Meet days February 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and March 2, 4, 2021.

Time: 12 – 12:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: K. Joy Peters, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description:  This class will allow student to explore the tools necessary to draw the proportions of a face.  They will create a self-portrait collage by cutting and pasting shapes. Colors and textures from magazines.  The background will give clues about who the person is, where they are from and the things that they like. Supplies: 14" x 18" poster board, glue sticks, scissors, magazines, pencil, and ruler.  

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcOysrjMiEtVkgFESywwOTPOWbgsvzZq1


Mixed Media Assemblage, Ages 13- Adults

Tuesdays, January 12- March 2, 2021

Time:  2-2:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor:  Tisha Smith, EDAMCC Arts Education Coordinator

Class Description:  Learn the art of mixed media assemblage as we explore and create to the creative theme of artist Betye Saar.  Supplies:  Cigar box, copies of old family or present day pictures, buttons, old keys, and any other desired trinkets, mod podge, hot glue gun, hot glue, sharpies, acrylic paints, brushes, clean water, decorative paper (scrapbooking paper), newspaper, and magazines. 

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMtd--prz8sGNNT8jOVbaDUT5IhDSp2ydW6


Level 1 Creative movement, Ages 3-6

Tuesdays, January 12 – March 2, 2021

Time: 4 – 4:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Taron Harris, EDAMCC Instructor

Creative Movement is a joyful way for children to explore movement through music, develop physical skills, channel energy, stimulate imagination and promote creativity. Creative movement uses body actions to: communicate an image (the wind), communicate an idea (a journey) or communicate a feeling (strength).

Zoom class link:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0qcOyhrDMqE9CHP1jbM3Egl-hrhCdV2vDZ


Musical Theater Dance, Ages 9-13

Tuesdays, January 12 – March 2, 2021

Time: 6 – 6:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Taron Harris, EDAMCC Instructor

This class will consist of jazz technique based in different musical theater styles and music. There will be warm ups across the floors, and combinations to a variety of musicals. 

Zoom class link: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAld-usrDsjH9wbTCsz8FKpLlXxtOxeZhdK


WEDNESDAYS

Ballet Barre for Seniors, Ages 55+

Wednesdays, January 13 – March 3, 2020

Time: 10 – 10:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Dr. Theresa Howard, EDAMCC Instructor

Ballet exercise to help enhance body alignment, posture, strength building, balance, focus and concentration.

Zoom class link:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIuf-uprjIpGNNmjh9muns6F9PKXEvDcW-y


Creative Dance Fusion for Seniors, Ages 55+

Wednesdays, January 13 – March 3, 2020

Time: 11:00 – 11:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Dr. Theresa Howard, EDAMCC Instructor

A fun and amazing movement/dance experience of creative modern, lyrical, jazz, afro beat, salsa style, and belly dance moves.

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvcOGgrT4oHt3avDrlheg6_I8IMcT5Zzzi


Printing with Textiles, Ages 16 - Adult

Wednesdays, January 13 – March 3, 2021

Time:  1-2:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)  

Instructor: Jess Hill, EDAMCC Instructor

Students will learn how to have a creative printmaking experience without a press and sewing machine. Students will draw an image on the matrix and carve out the image. Then we will print on fabric, cut, collage, and glue/sew the image back together. The objective of this course is to teach different techniques that do not require you to leave your home. Maximum participants 15.

Class supplies: pencil, sharpie, small linoleum or wood block (alternatives: cardboard, styrofoam, paper plate, or inexpensive foam from Walmart) about 10”x10”, black printing ink or acrylic paint. Paint can be purchased from the Dollar Store or Walmart for about $1.00), carving tools (alternatives: x-acto knife, box cutter), brayer (alternatives: an old rolling pin or an empty paper towel roll), scraps of different color fabric; lighter brighter colors work better than dark (alternatives: old t-shirts or pillowcases) about 10”x 10”, fabric glue (alternatives: hot glue gun, glue sticks, or Elmer’s glue might work temporarily), needle, thread, paint brushes (alternatives: Q-tips) 

Zoom class link: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUvdOmvpzksGNxFiyyzhw2oqaZWV2Ssze5s


Painting with Watercolor, Ages 16- Adult

Wednesdays, January 13- March 3, 2021

Time:  3- 3:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor:  Tisha Smith, EDAMCC Arts Education Coordinator

Class Description:  In this course, students will learn the basic elements and principles of water color painting and how to add various mixed media techniques to achieve unique compositions and designs.  Maximum 15 participants. 

Supplies:  Water color paper, water color paints (liquids and cakes), water color pencils, permanent ink pens (various colors), brushes, painters tape, pencil, ruler, clip board, two small containers for water to clean brushes, clean water, paint tray with wells, and paper towels.  

Zoom Link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUvduigrzMrG9dvd0nsFLsXI21ezf-yJbIl


Digital Drawing, Ages 13-17

Wednesdays, January 13 – March 3, 2021

Time: 5:00 – 5:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Jason Jones, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description: In this course, students will learn the basic elements and principles of design, as well as foundational concepts of visual communication. While surveying a variety of digital media and art, students use image editing, animation, and digital drawing to put into practice the art principles they've learned for a final portfolio. 

Supplies: Adobe Illustrator/ Adobe Illustrator Trial or Monthly Plan link: https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud.html

Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcucOqsrjoqE91VBf66nqaCUj8TJgFD7HYR


Plant-based Cooking, Ages 16- Adult

Wednesdays, January 13- March 3, 2021

Time:  6:00- 6:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor:  Brooke Brimm, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description:  This class will provide students with basic knowledge of how to buy, eat, and cook Homestyle plant-based dishes. Brooke Brimm is the Founder of Facebook group with over 80K members Http://facebook.com/groups/vegansoulfood. She has been living a plant-dominant lifestyle since 1991.The Author of a Recipe Guide: Vegan Soul Food Holiday Recipe Guide, which can be found on Amazon. https://www.amazon.com/Vegan-Soul-Holiday-Recipe-Guide/dp/1948487047/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=brooke+brimm&qid=1602796560&sr=8-3 Brooke will give step-by-step instructions on how to take dishes from the guide and other dishes from start to finish.  Maximum participants 15.

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqdO6tqDopHNA6uxOWYECpGyLWrnekP1yT


THURSDAYS

Linear Perspective (One and Two Point) 4-week session, 2-days per week, Ages 11-Adult

Tuesdays & Thursdays, January 12- February 4, 2021
Meet days January 12, 14,19,21,26, 28, February 2, and 4th.
Time: 12 – 12:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: K. Joy Peters, EDAMCC Instructor
Class Description:  Learn how to draw boxes using one-point and two-point perspective then students will create a futuristic city using their perspective skills. Maximum participants 15. Class supplies: Ruler, #2 Pencil and Charcoal pencil set (soft, medium, hard). Kneaded Eraser. Pencil Sharpener. 11x14" drawing paper for three exercises. 18x24" drawing or charcoal paper for futuristic city. Paper towels.

Zoom Class Link:  

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlcOqvrj4vH9HYPwd-UrRgfTw2A-7Dzl3R 


Self Portrait Magazine Collage (4-week session, 2-days per week), Ages 13-Adult

Tuesdays (instruction) & Thursdays (project sharing), February 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and March 2, 4, 2021.

Meet days February 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and March 2, 4, 2021.

Time: 12 – 12:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: K. Joy Peters, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description:  This class will allow student to explore the tools necessary to draw the proportions of a face.  They will create a self-portrait collage by cutting and pasting shapes. Colors and textures from magazines.  The background will give clues about who the person is, where they are from and the things that they like. Supplies: 14" x 18" poster board, glue sticks, scissors, magazines, pencil, and ruler.  

Zoom class link: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcOysrjMiEtVkgFESywwOTPOWbgsvzZq1 

THURSDAY Continued

Virtual Piano Lab Level I (Beginners) Ages 55+

Thursdays, January 14- March 4, 2021 

Time: 1 – 1:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Gwendolyn Welch, EDAMCC Instructor

Learn to play the piano using beginning methods, technics, and reading that will have you playing songs and understanding the keyboard in a very short time. This class is for novice or a young/older beginner with some or none piano skills. Maximum participants 15.

Class supplies: home piano, 66-key keyboard, or download real piano app

Book: The Older Beginner Piano Course Level 1, Author James Bastien. Purchase book at Amazon or locally at Jackson Music Store

Zoom class link: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwocOugrDouGtPUYqiqkt3gkCS-O_prdLb- 


Virtual Piano Lab Level 2 (Advance) Ages 18 – 55+

Thursdays, January 14- March 4, 2021 

Time: 2 – 2:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)

Instructor: Gwendolyn Welch, EDAMCC Instructor

Learn to play major scales, extended chords, theory, technics, and reading that will advance your piano aptitude.  Pre-Requisite: Student must have prior exposure to basic chord theory, circle of fifths, sight reading level 2 or above.
Class supplies: home piano, 66-key keyboard, or download real piano app
Book: Scales, Chords, & Arpeggios & First Hanon Studies Level 3, Author James Bastien. Purchase book at Amazon or locally at Jackson Music Store

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYodeqhqDkiGNyW9RjXZf_Yzc9ZU52AwkJx  


Virtual Piano Lab for the Early Beginner Level 1. Ages 5-9

Thursdays, January 14- March 4, 2021
Time: 3– 3:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Gwendolyn Welch, EDAMCC Instructor

Learn to play the piano using an easy learning system that will have you playing songs and understanding the keyboard in a very short time. Student must know the Alphabets and count to ten, and exposure to reading appropriate level. Maximum participants 10.
Class supplies: home piano, 66-key keyboard, or download real piano app
Book: Music for Little Mozart’s Lesson Book 1, Music for Little Mozart’s Work Book 1, Music for Little Mozart’s Recital Book 1. Purchase book at Amazon or locally at Jackson Music Store.

Zoom class link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErdO2upz4iH9czLRhiGfxBq1Q_VU7LXjQT 


Virtual Piano Lab for the Early Beginner Level 2. Ages 7-12

Thursdays, January 14- March 4, 2021
Time: 4 – 4:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Gwendolyn Welch, EDAMCC Instructor

Continue to learn and explore playing the piano using an easy learning system that will have you playing songs and understanding the keyboard in a very short time. Pre-requisite: must have completed Little Mozart Book 1.
Class supplies: home piano, 66-key keyboard, or download real piano app
Book: Music for Little Mozart’s Lesson Book 2&3, Music for Little Mozart’s Work Book 2&3, Music for Little Mozart’s Recital Book 2&3. Purchase book at Amazon or locally at Jackson Music Store

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvc-Gvpj4pE9dsQ20iugijP9MG595DSE3v 


Hip Hop, Ages 9-13 

Thursdays, January 14- March 4, 2021
Time: 6:00 – 6:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Taron Harris, EDAMCC Instructor

This class will consist of learning movements and different forms of hip hop techniques with warm ups and combinations.

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqduygrzgjGtHkrl1cSO5ykvsXCS2Yb7p3


FRIDAYS

Chair Yoga, Ages 55+

Fridays, January 15- March 5, 2021
Time: 10:00 – 10:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Brooke Brimm, EDAMCC Instructor

This class will provide 20 minutes of yogic stretching and breathing in the chair and standing. It is designed for participants with limited mobility. The last 10 minutes of the class will be dedicated to relaxation.

 Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYqfuigrDItEtKC1g26nU43g_341qEMvv7J 


Fabric Painting & Dyeing, Ages 15- Adults

Fridays, January 15- March 5, 2021
Time:  12- 12:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor:  Tisha Smith, EDAMCC Arts Education Coordinator

Learn basic dye techniques and other simple and unique ways to paint and dye fabrics. Maximum participants 15.  Supplies:  Old cotton pillowcase or T shirt (white or bright solid colored strongly encouraged). Rite fabric dye. Rite dye fixative. 8 quart plastic or stainless steel container. 7 to 9 inch embroidery hoop. Fabric, printing, or acrylic paint. 160 mesh count silk screen. Rubber bands. 4 to 6 thumb tacks. Mod podge. Black Sharpie. Paint brushes. 16x16” sturdy card board or ¼” plywood. 4 to 6 binder clips. Scissors. Hot glue gun. Glue gun glue sticks. 8 to 10 bottle caps, bottle corks or medium to large river stones. Paper and pencil for sketching.

Zoom class link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIrduqqpz8vG9C7Fft_ErzrhLZD206dtO1V 


SATURDAYS

Introduction to Resin Art, Ages 15-Adult

Saturdays, January 16- March 6, 2021
Time: 9:00 – 9:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Ariel N. Young, EDAMCC Instructor

Description In this course, students will learn and explore how to use resin to create jewelry, coasters, and encapsulate photographs. Must have a well-ventilated area or wear a mask. What is resin? Resin is a liquid organic compound will harden to a solid plastic resulting in a glossy and clear surface. Maximum participants 15.

Supplies: Puduo resin & hardener, well ventilated area, mask, gloves, silicon casting molds, heat gun or plastic straws, toothpicks, popsicle sticks, your choice of glitter, gold, silver and/or copper leaf, dried herbs and/or flowers, alcohol ink (optional), small plastic cups, measuring cups, syringe, plastic spoons, silicon mat or plastic covering, sand paper, polish, mini canvas, paint, paint brush, pam or any non-stick cooking spray, dish soap, towels. Purchase supplies at Amazon or local retailers Dollar Store, Walmart, Joann’s, and Michael’s

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwscuuhqTgoHdb77cgbJ6zB0SK5cuEKIbHN 


Mat Yoga, Ages 18-Adult

Saturdays, January 16- March 6, 2021
Time: 10:00 – 10:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Brooke Brimm, EDAMCC Instructor

This class will provide 20 minutes of yogic stretching and breathing in the chair and standing. It is designed for participants with limited mobility. The last 10 minutes of the class will be dedicated to relaxation.

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwof-2qqzgjE9WxYZf9gNhdLrFddwovgOMA 


Fun with Aerospace Junior, Ages 5-8 (maximum 15 students)

Saturdays, January 16- March 6, 2021
Time: 11:00 – 11:45 AM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Brittany Crawford, EDAMCC Instructor

The Fun with Aerospace Junior class introduces our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct airplanes, rockets, hot air balloons, and more.

Supplies: See detail list online line

Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlfu2pqjkpHtWcPu1zX-OUSa4tiqXRm0BH  


Jazz fitness, Ages 13 and up

Saturdays, January 16- March 6, 2021
Saturday 12:00PM - 12:45PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Shaquille Bailey, EDAMCC Instructor

Description Unique in the sense that it gives you a full-body aerobic workout, toning and shaping your muscles through specific high- and low-impact movements. Classes fuse musical rhythms and choreographed dance moves together to create a dynamic workout that’s designed for fun—and a good workout!—in mind. Moving to the music allows your mind to relax while your body is in constant motion. The best part? No prior dance experience is required.

 Zoom class link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0oc-mgrz8rEteOyEtM4ECZWlW7Nz3JV_8U 


Me-Shirt, Ages 9-13 (4 weeks session)

Saturdays, January 16- February 6, 2021
Meet days:  January 16, 23, 30 and February 6, 2021.
Time:  1- 1:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor:  Jess Hill, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description:  Me-shirt is a fun activity for preteens to create and make something all about them.  Maximum participants 15. Supplies: A couple of plain white t-shirts (we will design as many t-shirts as time will allow). Sharpie, acrylic paint, ruler, tape, paint brushes. Optional: stencils, sponges/shapes, paper plates, gelli plate, blue wrap for texture.  

Zoom class link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYldumrrz4rHdSfSVENBCBt2sKnSdO_zf-Y 


Digital Drawing, Ages 13-17

Saturdays, January 16- March 6, 2021
Time: 2:00 – 2:45 PM Eastern Time (Us and Canada)
Instructor: Jason Jones, EDAMCC Instructor

Class Description: In this course, students will learn the basic elements and principles of design, as well as foundational concepts of visual communication. While surveying a variety of digital media and art, students use image editing, animation, and digital drawing to put into practice the art principles they've learned for a final portfolio. 

Supplies: Adobe Illustrator/ Adobe Illustrator Trial or Monthly Plan link: https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud.html

Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMof-2oqD0uHtWxMpSE0Za7izrSP_wSMbES 


Winter Virtually Creative Workshops
Radial Printmaking: Snowflakes or Mandalas 

Friday, January 22, 2021
2:00 to 4:00 pm eastern standard time
Ages 16- Adults. Jess Hill, EDAMCC Instructor 

Students will see traditional mandalas and learn how they incorporate radial symmetry. They will then take what they have learned and create several snowflakes or mandalas for the Winter Season. Workshop is free. Must pre-register and be approved. For more information on classes and to register, visit www.fultonarts.org, www.fcacevents.org, or call 404.612.8600.

Zoom Link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEufu-qrz8uHtV9nNognrhPSvHfPh-nfBcL 


“The Bearden Experience”
February African- American Art History Month
Family Art Workshop 

Friday, February 5, 2021
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm eastern standard time
All ages and skill levels welcome.
Instructor: Tisha Smith, EDAMCC Arts Program Coordinator 

This family oriented virtual workshop is designed to celebrate the life work of artist Romare Bearden.  Participants will learn how Bearden used African-American cultural history and literature as the source of his subject matter. They will also learn how he placed aspects of African-American life within the context of universal themes.  Workshop is free. Must pre-register and be approved. For more information on classes and to register, visit www.fultonarts.org, www.fcacevents.org, or call 404.612.8600.

Zoom Link:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApdeGqqT8sEtM9Nt_SaBrYT_yCWaQabE2e