SUMMER 2016: May 17—August 4
The Salt Lake Art Center School offers adult educational photographic related classes, which are not for credit and not offered at any other educational institution.


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Introduction to Digital Photography

This class will cover traditional camera handling techniques and controls necessary to produce exciting quality photographs. Students will be given assignments, which capitalize upon the principles just discussed for reinforcement. Bring your digital camera and instruction book to the first class.
Class is limited to 15 students. (Minimum enrollment of 5 students)

Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Instructor: Grant Gardner
TOTAL: $275

Photography II Intermediate

This course will review the techniques and controls of basic photography skills, but move toward learning the Elements and Principles of Design and focusing on artistic expression. Students will draw inspiration from ourselves, our surroundings and other artists. We will learn how to be reflective through group critiques and constructing an Artist Statement. Please bring your camera, your manual, and 5 prints of your own work (favorite photos you have taken) to the first class.
Class is limited to 15 students. (Minimum enrollment of 5 students)

Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Instructor: Kelly Baisley
TOTAL: $275

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Building Your New Creativity

Building our creative spirit is something we all want more of. This class will take new weekly assignments to nudge photographers out of their comfort zone and into inventive thoughts and actions. Follow up critiques will expand our imagination and concepts of how to make exciting photographs.

Thursdays 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Instructor: Rodger Newbold
TOTAL: $275

No refunds on workshops without paid up replacement participant.

Register for classes and workshops here


Classes begin Tuesday, May 17 and end Thursday, August 4, 2016

Monday May 30: Memorial Day
Monday July 4: Independence Day
Monday July 25: Pioneer Day
NO labs over these weekends and as otherwise noted

All Lab Fees are used for, but not limited to, Xerox handouts, binders, demo paper, show prints, chemistry, new software and all hardware maintenance.

Classes are limited to 18 students, except Photoshop, which is 10. There is a minimum enrollment of 5 students. Classes may be cancelled at the discretion of the teacher if enrollment is low. Full refund for cancelled classes. No refunds after 3rd class. Tuition is due by week 2 of the class.

Online registration for classes may be found here, or you may call the Art Center during regular office hours at 801-328-4201. IF YOU EXPERIENCE ANY DIFFICULTY IN REGISTRATION, CALL RODGER NEWBOLD (director of photography) 801-597-5739

What to bring to class: see lists here for chemical and digital classes. Other material lists depend on individual class; list will be provided by instructor.


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20 S West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101