Celebrate 50 Years
College of Visual and Performing Arts

CAA Current Class Schedule

2014 Fall Art Classes

For proper placement, please use the student's grade level in fall 2014.

Shooting Zombies Workshop (Grades 9-12)

Zombie Makeup by Allen EtterThe one-day workshop will include two hours of learning the art of makeup application to look like a zombie, then one hour of filming time to capture the student zombies on video. The last two hours will be hands-on time learning to edit the images into the final movie, which will be premiered at the end of class!

Saturday, October 25, 10am to 3pm
Visual Arts Building, Room 211
Instructor: Allen Etter
Cost: $49 includes all supplies and instruction

Online registration available here; to register by phone, call 260-481-6977.

Colored Pencil Drawing (Grades 9-12)

Colored Pencil Drawing by John HrehovThis class will focus on how to draw using colored pencils.  The class will look at color and techniques to create rich, three-dimensional drawings.  Techniques include burnishing and blending for seamless surfaces as well as masking to keep your borders pristine and preserve lifelike highlights.  Subject matter includes still life and portrait drawing.  Materials included.

Saturday, December 13, 1pm to 4pm
Visual Arts Building, Room 210
Instructor: John Hrehov
Cost: $49 includes all supplies and instruction

Online registration available here; to register by phone, call 260-481-6977.

Drawing Workshop (Grades K-8)

Drawing WorkshopLearn fundamental drawing techniques using a variety of different media. Students will create a still life and portrait, as well as learn about different artists' drawing styles. All supplies provided. Please bring a paint smock. This class will be taught by IPFW art education graduate Morgan McClarnon.

Saturdays, October 25-November 22, 2014
Visual Arts Building, Room 118
Grades K-3: 9-10:30a Click to register or call 260-481-6977
Grades 4-8: 10:45a-12:15p Click to register or call 260-481-6977
Five 1.5-hour sessions: $79



Contact CAA at 260-481-6977 or lanier@ipfw.edu for details.

Refund Policy

A full refund is given when the university cancels a course or when the IPFW Community Arts Academy receives notification of withdrawal from the registrant before the third business day prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be given after class or private instruction begins. Course cancellations may occur due to low registration. Course offerings and fees may be subject to change without notice.

Parental Supervision Statement

IPFW is a public institution of higher education that offers a wide variety of classes, to a wide range of students from differing backgrounds, including adults and children in grades pre K – 12. While the IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of all students, parents are reminded that it is their responsibility to supervise minors when they are on campus and not in the classroom. Before and after class, our teachers cannot take the place of a parent and assume responsibility for unsupervised children.

In case of an emergency please contact the IPFW University Police at 481-6827.

Personal Enrichment Classes for Adults

The Community Arts Academy offers regular classes for kids in pre-K through grade 12 in art, dance, music and theatre, but if you are an adult interested in personal enrichment in these areas, please visit the IPFW Division of Continuing Studies to see what types of classes they are offering.