Welcome to PNCA Community Education!

Our Spring Term starts in March, and registration is open now, with Early Bird discounts until 1/17. Join us for a stellar season of creativity, both online and in-person!

These classes are suitable for adults of all ages, as well as high schoolers. You do not need to be 18 to attend, and we welcome younger students to our classes. Please contact us with any questions!

Take care,

PNCA Community Education

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DICOUNT CODES:
We are happy to offer discounts to Educators, Seniors and PNCA Alumni! Please use the discount codes below when checking out
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Mon Mar 7, 6:00 PM - Mon Apr 25, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Nonfiction Comics & Graphic Novels with TE Bak. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. View the Syllabus here.

Mon Mar 7, 6:00 PM - Mon Apr 25, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Procreate for Illustration with Kelly Fry. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY. View the Syllabus here.

Mon Mar 7, 6:00 PM - Mon Apr 25, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Photographic Personal Project with Jennifer Brommer. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Mon Mar 7, 6:30 PM - Mon Apr 25, 8:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Mindfulness and Art: An Invitation Inward To Your Infinite Creative Potential with Allie Galiardo. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Tue Mar 8, 6:00 PM - Tue Apr 26, 8:00 PM (PST)

Online
Illustrator Tools with Damien Gilley. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Tue Mar 8, 6:30 PM - Tue Apr 26, 9:30 PM (PST)

PNCA Glass Building, 2139 N Kerby, Portland, OR, USA
It's a Small World with Todd Elliott & Andrew Newell. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Wed Mar 9, 6:00 PM - Wed Apr 27, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Beginning to Intermediate Drawing with Kendra Larson. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. View the Syllabus here.

Wed Mar 9, 6:00 PM - Wed Apr 27, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Illustration II with Kelly Fry. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY. View the Syllabus here.

Wed Mar 9, 6:00 PM - Wed Apr 27, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Portraiture Photography with Jennifer Brommer. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY. View the Syllabus here.

Wed Mar 9, 6:30 PM - Wed Apr 27, 9:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Logos: Design and Tools to Create Identity with Todd Elliott. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Wed Mar 9, 6:30 PM - Wed Apr 27, 9:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Murals for the People with Adam Ciresi. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you. View the previous term's Syllabus here.

Thu Mar 10, 6:00 PM - Thu Apr 28, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Color Theory with Adam Ciresi. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY. View the Syllabus here.

Thu Mar 10, 6:00 PM - Thu Apr 28, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Introduction to inDesign with Kate DeWitt. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Thu Mar 10, 6:30 PM - Thu Apr 28, 9:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Figure Out Painting with Todd Elliott. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Fri Mar 11, 6:30 PM - Fri Apr 29, 9:00 PM (PST)

Online
Intro to Graphic Design with Jaime Barrett. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. View the Syllabus here.

Fri Mar 11, 6:30 PM - Fri Apr 29, 9:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Intro to Screenprinting with Travis Geoghegan. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Sat Mar 12, 9:00 AM - Sat Apr 30, 11:00 AM (PST)

Online
Miniature Painting with Ardis DeFreece. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Sat Mar 12, 9:30 AM - Sat Apr 30, 12:30 PM (PST)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Chinese Horse Painting on prepared silk and 18 form Chen Tai Chi with Terry Louie. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.

Sat Mar 12, 11:30 AM - Sat Apr 30, 1:30 PM (PST)

Online
Filling the Sketchbook II with Ardis DeFreece. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Wed Mar 16, 10:00 AM - Wed May 4, 1:00 PM (PDT)

Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Avenue Portland, OR 1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR, USA
Drawing at the Museum with Kendra Larson. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ON-SITE AT THE PORTLAND ART MUSEUM. View the Syllabus here.

Thu Mar 17, 6:00 PM - Thu May 5, 9:00 PM (PDT)

Online
Scriptwriting for Comics & Graphic Novels with Jason McNamara. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE.

Sat Apr 2, 10:00 AM - Sat May 21, 1:00 PM (PDT)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Urban Sketching with Rita Sabler. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you. View the Syllabus here.

Sat Apr 2, 1:00 PM - Sun Apr 3, 4:00 PM (PDT)

Online
Procreate Workshop with Kelly Fry. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY.

Sat Apr 9, 1:00 PM - Sat Apr 30, 4:00 PM (PDT)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
The Art of the Broadside  with Ali Leeds. View the course syllabus here.

Wed Apr 13, 6:00 PM - Sat Apr 23, 1:30 PM (PDT)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Principles of Landscape Painting with Sarah F Burns. NOTE: This course will be held in person at Oak Island. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated to attend the course. Please bring proof of vaccination with you. View the Syllabus here.

Sat Apr 16, 12:00 - 3:00 PM (PDT)

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR, USA
Intro to Risograph Workshop with Travis Geoghegan. NOTE: This course will be held in person. All students, staff and faculty must be fully vaccinated before they can enter the building. Please bring proof of vaccination with you.
$130

Typography

Sun May 1, 10:00 AM - Sun May 22, 12:00 PM (PDT)

Online
Typography with Jaime Barrett. NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE. View the Syllabus here.

Cancellation/Refund Policy:

Adult and Youth Classes: After registering but before class begins= 95% refund. Dropping after class begins but prior to the second class = 80% refund. No refunds after the second class.

Precollege Refund: Students must request an 80% refund no later than a week before the start of the Studio course for which they wish to drop. Initiating a refund/drop forfeits any right to credits or hours earned up to that point.