Take a Qualifying Class

The following classes count as qualifying classes for open studio access. Qualifying classes are generally multi-week classes or intensives that devote significant time to studio safety and material techniques. To be granted studio access, you should have taken the qualifying class in the past 12 months.  

Clay
Advanced Wheel + Hand-Building Techniques
Building the Coiled Pot
Ceramic Jewelry
Ceramic Lamps
Clay is Your Medium
Create Your Own Ceramic Lamps
Creating Ceramic Jars
Exploring Slab Construction
Independent Ceramic Study
Intermediate Ceramics
Intermediate Hand Building
Intermediate Wheel + Hand-Building
Introduction to Clay
Introduction to Hand Building
Introduction to the Wheel
Japanese Pottery + Glazes
Mixed-Media Ceramics
Refining Your Vessels
Slab Built Boxes
Throwing + Building Big
Wheel Throwing Large Vessels

Creative Writing
All multi-week writing classes offered in the last 12 months count as a qualifying class to work in the creative writing studio.

Digital Arts
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator + InDesign for Beginners
Advanced Digital Photography
Continuing Digital Filmmaking
Digital Filmmaking Basics
Documentary Photography
Editing the Digital Photograph in Lightroom
Intermediate Adobe Illustrator
Intermediate Digital Photography
Intermediate Filmmaking
Introduction to Digital Photography
Introduction to PhotoShop
Retouching Basics in Photoshop
Using Illustrator for Business Design

Drawing + Painting
Anatomical Figure Drawing
Beginning Water-based Media
Color Theory for Painters + Designers
Color Theory for the Painter
Contemporary Figuration
Contemporary Techniques for Figurative Painting
Continuing the Indirect Method of Oil Painting
Creating Innovative Comics
Drawing + Painting the Figure
Drawing for Comics
Drawing Fundamentals
Drawing in Color
Drawing Outside in RVA
Drawing with Ink, Charcoal + Wax Resist
Exploring Water-based Media
Figure Drawing Intensive
Impressionism, Mark-making + Your Sketchbook
Intermediate Classical Drawing
Intermediate Drawing
Intermediate Pastel Drawing
Intermediate to Advanced Watercolor
Introduction to Acrylic Painting
Introduction to Children’s Book Illustration
Introduction to Classical Drawing
Introduction to Oil Painting
Introduction to Painting with Gouache
Introduction to Pastel Drawing
Introduction to the Figure
Introduction to Watercolor
Mixed-Media Drawing + Painting
Mixed-Media Image Transfers
Painting the Still Life + Figure in Oil
Pen + Ink Drawing
The Expressive Figure
The Portrait in Oil
The Traveling Sketchbook
Value Into Color
Visual Storytelling Through Illustration
Watercolor + the Figure

Fiber
Art Quilt Studio
Continuing Pattern Drafting
Continuing Sew Your Own Wardrobe
Continuing Sewing
Frame Weaving
Introduction to Crochet
Introduction to Leatherworking
Introduction to Pattern Drafting
Introduction to Sewing
Mixed Materials Embroidery
Sew Your Own Wardrobe
Spinning Both Ways with Drop Spindle + Wheel
Spinning with the Wheel + Drop Spindle

Glass
Advanced Stained Glass
Introduction to Flameworking Intensive
Flameworking Glass Flora
Introduction to Flame Working
Introduction to Marble Making
Intermediate Flameworking
Flameworking Your Ideas

Metals + Jewelry
Adding Color to Metal Jewelry
Advanced Metal Jewelry
Cloisonne Enameling
Exploring Metal Clay Fundamentals
Intermediate Metal Jewelry
Introduction to Metal Clay
Introduction to Metal Jewelry
Lost-Wax Metal Casting
Metal Clay Jewelry

Photography
Ambrotypes + Glass Negative Printing
Darkroom Photography
Glass Negatives, Tintypes + The Wet Plate Process
Multiple Exposures in the Darkroom
Night Photography
Tintype Photography
Wet Plate Collodion Photography

Printmaking
Continuing Screenpress
Exploring Color + Pattern with Linocut
Hand-printed Zines
Intermediate Screen Printing
Introduction to Bookmaking
Introduction to Linocut + Woodcut
Introduction to Screen Printing
Survey of Printmaking
Text + Image
Woodblock Printing

Letterpress
Continuing Letterpress
Introduction to Letterpress
Letterpress Posters
Letterpressed Poetry Broadsides
Text + Image

Wood
Build a Small Table
Build a Stool + Weave the Seat
Build Two Music Stands + Keep One
Build Your Own Chair
Create Your Own Wooden Stool
Embracing Wood’s Natural Edge
Introduction to Woodworking
The Dovetailed Tray
The Shaker Table