Make time for your creative side. If you have a budding artist captured inside; a musician waiting to be heard; or perhaps a philosopher seeking discussion, then you’ve come to the right place.
We will help you tap your creativity and in doing so, release your imagination. Choose from photography, painting, calligraphy, guitar, creative writing and more. Take one or take them all, just make sure to take time for you.
Faculty in the life enrichment programs are award winners in their own right, and include artists whose work has been commissioned by The White House and photographers with portfolios to rival Ansel Adams. You will learn from masters while increasing your creativity and knowledge.
Still not sure if a class in art, music or photography is for you?
If you can’t make time for the sake of your creativity, make time for the sake of your sanity. Study results published in the American Journal of Epidemiology added support to the theory that staying socially and intellectually active can help to lower the risk of developing dementia. The six-year-long study of more than 700 adults found that those who had an active social life, kept their mind active, or had hobbies were more than 40% less likely to develop dementia.
Do you love the smell of hot bread and desire the ability to bake fresh, and tasty, cakes in your own kitchen? Imagine working with your hands every day in pursuit of the perfect loaf. Whether you’re a pastry chef looking to perfect your skills, or a novice looking to open your own bakery, this class will not only be educational but deliciously rewarding. Today, artisanal bread and specialty cakes are emerging as one of the leading trends in the food world, creating a wide range of opportunities for individuals seeking to master these complex arts.
Landscape design is a field where you may work independently with homeowners, as an employee or subcontractor with a landscape installation company, or with home building contractors to help complete new home landscapes.
Over 12 weeks you will be introduced to the theory and concepts of successful landscape design, materials options and elements of successful design necessary to prepare a residential landscape plan.