About Gavin Harper

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Gavin Harper has created 47 blog entries.

CAKE DECORATING (ages 10-16)

Nine-Week Class

Thursdays 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Cost: $80 per session

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

Class Sessions

Session 1: Sept. 24 – Nov. 19 , 2020

Instructor: Toni Moser

Location: O’Connor Suite, 1st floor

Ages: Youth, 10-16

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Cake decorating is one of the sugar arts that uses icing or frosting and other edible decorative elements to make plain cakes more visually interesting. Alternatively, cakes can be molded and sculpted to resemble three-dimensional persons, places and things. you will be learning all the fundemental of baking baked good and decorating them. decortaing can consist on regular sugar or whippied icning or become more complexed of real flower or toys!

CAKE DECORATING (ages 10-16)

COOKING AROUND THE WORLD (Ages 10-16)

Nine-Week Class

Mondays 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Cost: $80 per session

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

Class Sessions

Fall Session: Sept. 21 – Nov.16 , 2020

Instructor: Toni Moser

Location: O’Connor Suite, 1st floor

Ages: Youth, 10-16

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Do you love cooking? Do you love trying different styles of food? This class is the right fit for you! You will learn how to cook from different cultures and regions from around the world such as Greek, Italian, Moroccan, American, along with many others. You will also focus on healthy eating habits while also learning how to use suitable alternatives to promote as conscious diet!

COOKING AROUND THE WORLD (Ages 10-16)

AFRICAN DANCE FITNESS

Six-Week Class

Wednesdays 6pm – 7pm

Cost: $70 per session

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

Class Sessions

Session 1: Sept. 22 – Oct. 28, 2020

Instructor: Alicia Edwards

Location: Dance Studio, 1st Floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, 18+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: This is a high impact cardiovascular fitness class that is guaranteed to get your blood pumping. You will be smiling and sweating to West African drum beats. In this hour class you will be combining traditional moves and contemporary styles of African dance with drums and Afro-beat music. Please wear comfortable clothes and layers in case you get too hot, and don’t worry about footwear, you won’t need them.  

AFRICAN DANCE FITNESS

URBAN ART

Six-Week Class

Thursdays 5pm – 7pm

Cost: $90 per session

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

Class Sessions

Session 1: Sept. 24 – Oct. 29, 2020

Instructor: Rhona Dawson

Location: Art studio

Ages: Adults, 18+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Urban Art Expression through Authentic self-expression. Experience classes that are inspiring, relaxing, and entertaining for the inspiring adult, now being introduced by Suffolk Cultural Center. This experience is a one of a kind, offering instruction held in small art sessions, allowing your creative spirit to explore the city’s hidden beauties working with guidance yet – independently. We are reaching outside of the classroom walls, setting up easels, incorporating mixed media and capturing the cityscapes offered in our city.  Sessions will often be held in classrooms as well as throughout our city to capture the natural urban enchantments on canvas. Class sessions will lead the artist through a unique balance of artistic techniques, layering & light effects along with acquiring and creating your own methods that support the empowering freedom while exploring your own unique artistic style. No previous art experience required.

URBAN ART

PUBLIC SPEAKING (17+)

Nine-Week Class

Wednesdays: 4:30-5:30pm

Cost: $80 per 9-week session

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

2020-21 Class Sessions

Fall Session: Sept. 23 – Nov. 18, 2020

Instructor: Jacqueline Alazas

Location: East Wing, 3rd Floor at SCCA

Ages: 10-17

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: A Nine week course with tips and tricks for a variety of public speaking situations. Unlock your imagination, learn how to prepare like a pro, embrace your instincts, and feel your confidence soar!

PUBLIC SPEAKING (17+)

JEWELRY

JESTER’S

Beads$2.99
BUY NOW
Beads$2.99
BUY NOW

JEWELRY

ACRYLIC PAINTING: NO BRUSHES NEEDED

6-Week Class

Wednesdays

10am-12pm OR 6-8pm

Cost: $90 for 6-week class

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

2020 Sessions

Fall Session: TBD

Instructor: Rhona Dawson

Location: Art Room A, 3nd floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, ages 16+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: This is a fun and enlightening class where we explore the art of acrylic painting with out the use of brushes.  The goal in this class is to complete 2 pieces on a suggested size canvas.  The pieces created will incorporate several acrylic techniques that do not require brushes to complete. The results are expressionism created through an abstract composition with personal detail.

Materials needed: Canvas 2 – 9×12 or 11×14 or Watercolor paper, Paints (basic 8-10 colors)

ACRYLIC PAINTING: NO BRUSHES NEEDED

TAI CHI

6-Week Class

Wednesdays 6-7pm

Cost: $60 for 6-week class

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

2020 Sessions

Summer Session:  July 15 – August 19, 2020

Fall Session: TBD

Instructor: Denise Brown

Location: Dance Studio, 1st floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, ages 18+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Tai Chi is a beginner level class that will provide mind-body exercise that improves flexibility and muscle toning.  It is great for all activity levels, even those with physical challenges.  Tai chi is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for its defense training, its health benefits and meditation.

TAI CHI

BASIC CLAY WORK 2

6-Week Class

Tuesdays

10am-12:30pm OR 6-8:30pm

Cost: $180 for 8-week class

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

2020-2021 Sessions

Fall Session:

Session 1 : August 25 – October 13 , 2020

Instructor: Harriette Laskin

Location: Pottery Studio, 1st floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, ages 16+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: This is a class to learn how to “hand build and throw clay using the Potter’s wheel”.   Intermediate and advanced “throwing” students are welcome as well as hand builders because individual attention is given to each student.  The students will work on special projects to improve their clay forms and decorative creativity.   Limit 5 students.

Note: An additional lab fee of $25 to be paid directly to the instructor

BASIC CLAY WORK 2

STILL-LIFE ACRYLIC PAINTING

6-Week Class

Wednesdays

10am-12pm OR 6-8pm

Cost: $90 for 6-week class

Members Save up to 10%:
Login or Learn about Member Benefits

REGISTER ONLINE

2020 Sessions

Fall Session: TBD

Instructor: Rhona Dawson

Location: Art Room A, 3nd floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, ages 16+

 

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Class is an exciting look and the practical and basic painting methods, techniques and paint manipulation. One on one and group instruction provided. This class will be provided a “Still-Life” subject and through a series of techniques will create an Acrylic painting to mimic the still life. This is a fun and rewarding challenge providing the knowledge and confidence to continue painting with your own idea subjects after Still-Life Acrylic Painting wraps up. The class will take a quick look into the general painting fundamentals. Function of a palette, Arrangement of paint on a palette for best practices, types of brushes and their functions, canvas vs other options, general basics on acrylic paints. Acrylic paint & brush clean up and protecting the final product. After the introduction a quick sketch of the subject before painting.

STILL-LIFE ACRYLIC PAINTING