NOW:53146:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
43°
H 43° L 43°
Light Rain | 5MPH

UW-Waukesha Continuing Education Offers Classes the week of May 6-12, 2012

April 21, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 20, 2012

The following May 6-12, 2012 courses are offered through University of Wisconsin–Waukesha Continuing Education, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha, WI. 53188.

UW-Waukesha Continuing Education also offers NEW classes this spring that are sure to please and expand your horizons! To view our classes visit the Web site, www.waukesha.uwc.edu/ce. To register call 262-521-5460.

Flash Photography
Instructor, Chris Jourdan
Let’s face it, few of us amateur photographers know what exactly that flash is for on our camera. Now’s your chance to learn the secrets about the art of flash photography and get the high quality picture you want. This class will cover flash types, flash maintenance, flash exposure, light modifying tools (i.e. soft-boxes and bounce tools), using multiple flash units wirelessly, and much more. Bring your camera/flash equipment.
T, May 8-29, 6:00pm-9:00pm, $89


Mexican favorites for the American Home
Instructor, Staci Joers
Delicioso! Traditional-style Mexican foods are delicious and easy to prepare. You’ll love these recipes for spring entertaining…Sopes (thick corn tortilla cup) topped with Pork Carnita (pork stewed in hearty broth), cheese and Onion Enchiladas with Ancho Chile sauce, homemade refried beans and Tres Leches Cake (Latin Vanilla and 3-milks cake).
Wed, May 9, 6:30pm-9:00pm, $39


Intermediate/Advanced Watercolor
Instructor, Joyce Eesley
Don’t stop now...increase your ability of handling this medium and watercolor skill as you progress to an intermediate or advanced level. Gain more knowledge of watercolor through the use of a variety of materials and interesting techniques such as, layering your washes until you have the right value and contrast. As you learn and understand the essentials of values, color and composition you will be on your way to painting wonderful realistic looking images, as you paint from your own pictures or from those supplied by the instructor.
W, May 9-June 20, 5:30pm-8:00pm, $119


Cuba: Bridging Diverse Cultures-The Music of Cuba
With Wisconsin Public Radio’s Dr. Jonathan Overby
The trip and course are shaped to invest participants with both a culturally-inclusive investigation of Cuban music, and a general overview of world music /roots music and its relationship to Cuba. Stay in Old Havana and tour its historic plazas; attend perfor­mances at the famed Conjunto Folklórico Nacional de Cuba with an optional Buena Vista Social Club; tour Hemmingway’s home, Museum of Regal, and the University of Havana; visit artists; and attend workshop with musicians. Feb 9–17, 2013, approx. $3499
Free Information Session: May 9, 6:30pm

NEW! Night Photography with HDR Workshop
Instructor, Chris Jourdan Dynamic night photos are within reach with this class! Our first class covers the tips, settings, and over rides on your camera to shoot in any night or low light setting as well as information on how to shoot and process HDR (high dynamic range) images using Photoshop and Photomatix. We’ll take a field excursion to downtown Waukesha our second class to capture images at night; again HDR images too! The third class we will process our HDR images and have a class critique slideshow along with a wrap up on any topics covered. This workshop is a must for anyone looking to capture in the dark or start into HDR photography.
Th, May 10-24, 6:00pm-9:00pm, $119

###

Join the "Knowledge Revolution" and take command of your life!
Check out the many possibilities offered through Continuing Education

Web site: www.waukesha.uwc.edu/ce
 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Late turnovers lead Menasha past Waukesha West in Division 2 state championship 11/21

» Waukesha holiday tree-lighting ceremony salutes military on Friday 11/21

» Waukesha West takes on Menasha in Division 2 state final 11/21

» Fast start propels Catholic Memorial past Menomonee Falls in girls basketball opener 11/20

» Waukesha concedes it can't meet deadline for radium-free water 11/19

» Waukesha Police Report: Nov. 20, 2014 issue 11/19

» Girl charged in Slender Man case to get another competency hearing Updated:  11/18

» Burlington's city administrator Kevin Lahner selected to same position in Waukesha 11/14

» Paul Farrow announces for Waukesha County executive 11/14

» 30West magazine looking for Waukesha couples to feature in February issue 11/13

» Waukesha Police Report: Nov. 13, 2014 issue 11/13

» Vrakas to retire as Waukesha County exec, sparking likely GOP tussle Updated:  11/13

» Waukesha County keeps taxes flat in 2015 budget 11/12

» Waukesha Common Council approves a 2.73 percent tax levy increase for 2015 11/12

» Doctor says Waukesha stabbing suspect in Slender Man case now competent to continue 11/12

» Expert finds suspect in Slender Man stabbing fit for court Updated:  11/12

» Waukesha city budget addresses relocating fire station and other burning issues in 2015 11/10

» Suburban roundup: Week three of the WIAA football postseason 11/10

» Waukesha school officials dedicate renamed Les Paul Middle School Updated:  11/8

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 3 11/7

» Les Paul Middle School-Central Campus will have dedication ceremony on Saturday 11/7

» Catholic Memorial laughs last again 11/6

» Common Council will vote on 2.55 percent tax levy increase 11/6

» Obama honors Civil War hero Alonzo Cushing from Wisconsin with posthumous Medal of Honor Updated:  11/6

» Waukesha Police Report: Nov. 6, 2014 issue 11/6

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT    

What's Happening NOW

WaukeshaNOW.com and the Waukesha & Pewaukee Visitors Bureau are teaming up to provide you with an online calendar of community events and attractions. E-mail us to learn how to submit an event.