Continuing Education at Buena Vista and Salida

Non-credit classes add knowledge, skills and new experiences to your life

Learn new skills or try something you’ve always wanted to do with continuing education opportunities in Buena Vista and Salida. Colorado Mountain College gets you together with the region’s best teacher and mentors. Share the experience and make friends with your new classmates.

For more information contact:

Jared Leifeld
leifeld@coloradomtn.edu
719-486-4291

Continuing Education Calendar

Aug
25
Thu
Fall 2016 Orientation @ CMC in Buena Vista
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Fall 2016 Orientation for all CMC Chaffee County Students

At Orientation, you will have the opportunity to meet your instructors and learn about resources available to you. We will also provide time and support to help you log into your student email and other online student accounts, if you have not already done so.

We hope that you will be able to attend. Please RSVP by August 18th by calling 719-395-8419 or emailing akdennis@coloradomtn.edu so we know how many to expect.

 

Aug
29
Mon
GED Preparation @ CMC in Buena Vista
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm
Sep
6
Tue
Jazz Ensemble @ Cycles of Life
Sep 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Class Description:

Musicians with any level of experience come together to learn from each other and perform at least one concert per semester.

Faculty: Gary S. Johnson
Meets: T • September 6, 2016 – December 13, 2016
Refund Date: September 2, 2016
Cost: $10
Syn: #97824

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Sep
7
Wed
Gelatin Plate Printmaking @ CMC in Salida
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Class Description:

Learn to use a gelatin plate to create hand-printed monoprints with amazing textures! Class will cover how to make printing plates using Knox gelatin, inking the plate and using a variety of found objects to create unique prints. Water-based inks will be used. Most materials will be supplied. Most materials will be supplied. Students are encouraged to bring some simple supplies such as pencils, sketch book, selection of found objects.

Faculty: Sibyl C. Teague
Meets: W • September 7, 2016 – September 7, 2016
Refund Date: September 2, 2016
Cost: $40
Syn: #01607

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Printmaking a la Carte – Gelatin Plate Printmaking @ Kesner Building, Salida
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Learn to use a gelatin plate to create hand-printed monoprints with amazing textures!

Class will cover how to make printing plates using Knox gelatin, inking the plate and using a variety of found objects to create unique prints.

Water-based inks will be used.

All levels welcome!

Sep
12
Mon
Low Intermediate ESL @ OKES
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:05 pm
Class Description:

Low Intermediate ESL assists students to expand their listening and speaking skills in face-to-face conversations, read and interpret passages on familiar and some unfamiliar topics, and write simple routine correspondence. Instruction focuses on the refinement of skills needed in the workplace and in conversations beyond students’ survival needs. Students begin to monitor themselves on basic grammatical structures. CASAS score 201-210.

Faculty: Magdalena C. Falconi-Emsl
Meets: W • September 12, 2016 – December 16, 2016
Refund Date: September 12, 2016
Cost: $39
Syn: #97823

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Low Intermediate ESL @ CMC in Salida
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:05 pm
Sep
14
Wed
Printmaking a la Carte – Relief Printmaking/Block Prints @ Kesner Building, Salida
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Learn the art of relief printmaking!

Class will learn how to carve linoleum blocks and hand-printing methods to create a small edition of original prints.

Water-based inks will be used.

All levels welcome!

Relief/Block Printmaking @ CMC in Salida
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Class Description:

Learn the art of relief printmaking! Class will learn how to carve linoleum blocks and hand-printing methods to create a small edition of original prints. Water-based inks will be used. Most materials will be supplied. Most materials will be supplied. Students are encouraged to bring some simple supplies such as pencils, sketch book, selection of found objects.

Faculty: Sibyl C. Teague
Meets: W • September 14, 2016 – September 14, 2016
Refund Date: September 12, 2016
Cost: $40
Syn: #01608

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Sep
21
Wed
Dry Point Etching @ CMC in Salida
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Class Description:

Learn the time-honored art of dry-point to create original etchings from your own sketches! Class will cover how to use etching tools on Plexiglas plates, and inking and printing techniques to create etchings without the need for acids. Oil-based inks and a small printing press will be used. Most materials will be supplied. Students are encouraged to bring some simple supplies such as pencils, sketch book, selection of found objects

Faculty: Sibyl C. Teague
Meets: W • September 21, 2016 – September 21, 2016
Refund Date: September 19, 2016
Cost: $40
Syn: #01609

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