Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar

October – November 2014

Oct
28
Tue
An Artist’s Color Exploration @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Would-be, new or experienced artists – all are invited to explore the world of color possibilities in this fun, hands-on three-hour workshop where participants learn the fundamentals and principals of color theory and mixing. Discover the differences in watercolor and oil paint behavior, while learning simple and effective blending, layering, shadow and highlight techniques. No prior understanding of color or painting is required, but please bring the required materials for the most robust experience possible. Materials list available at the Glenwood Center. An irrepressible advocate of the arts and an artist, herself, Lisa Bracken celebrates inspiration and individuality together with artistic expression in all its forms. Within the realm of graphic art, she is proficient in a number of common mediums including pencil sketch, pen and ink, watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, charcoal, and digital.

Faculty: Lisa A. Bracken
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – October 28, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $30
Syn# 85454

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Creating & Maintaining Websites with WordPress @ CMC in Carbondale
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Class Description

If you ever wanted to design and maintain your own web site, but thought it was too hard, think again. WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time. Best of all, WordPress is easy to use. This class is a hybrid class with some online instruction and lab available via Canvas in between classes.

Faculty: Trent J. Blizzard
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – December 2, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $125
Syn# 85373

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The Artist Sees Pkg Deal @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Buy all 3 classes in this artist series and receive this special discounted rate.

Faculty: Lisa A. Bracken
Meets: T, TH • October 28, 2014 – November 4, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $80
Syn# 85452

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WordPress @ CMC in Carbondale
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Class Description

If you ever wanted to design and maintain your own web site, but thought it was too hard, think again. WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time. Best of all, WordPress is easy to use. This class is a hybrid class with some online instruction and lab available via Canvas in between classes.(part of the i-School Fusion Workshops)

Faculty: Trent J. Blizzard
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – December 2, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $125
Syn# 85373

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Oct
30
Thu
Media Panel: Print, Radio, TV @ CMC in Carbondale
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Effective communication is the cornerstone of professional success. Convey your message with clarity and confidence using words that persuade and inspire. Lisa Bracken, co-owner of a local marketing firm, reveals the 10 keys which form the foundation of compelling communiques, including insights into the artful integration of branding, messaging and promotion.

Faculty: TBA
Meets: TH • October 30, 2014 – October 30, 2014
Refund Date: October 28, 2014
Cost: $75
Syn# 85449

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Clarity Through Collage @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

This workshop introduces you to the highly meaningful process of reconciling latent conflict, removing doubts and recognizing your personal path forward through the uniquely rewarding, serendipitous and surprisingly simple process of building a collage. Bring to class some personally meaningful memorabilia or interesting collectibles to incorporate into your art project. A list of additional materials necessary is available at the Glenwood Center.

Faculty: Lisa A. Bracken
Meets: TH • October 30, 2014 – October 30, 2014
Refund Date: October 28, 2014
Cost: $30
Syn# 85455

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iPads First Chapter @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Learn to use your iPad to its full potential. This class will teach you how to use your device to meet your own unique needs. If you are unsure of even the questions to ask in how to maximize your use of an iPad, this class is for you! An emphasis will be on teaching the use of apps that promote independence and self-sufficiency, especially for those with disabilities and individuals wishing to ‘age’ in place. Bring your devices to class. Alice Brouhard, RN and Trainer researches applications and devices and teaches others to use technology to support their independence and self-management. That support comes in the form of iPpad, iPpod Touch, smartphones and apps.

Faculty: Alice M. Brouhard
Meets: TH • October 30, 2014 – October 30, 2014
Refund Date: October 28, 2014
Cost: $35
Syn# 85330

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Ancestral & Ritual Explorations of Food @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Photo of instructor Darrell MacAulay

Transformative Food Educator Darrell MacAulay has a passion for helping heal our culture’s current disconnection from food. In this bountiful harvest season, join her workshop series that will help you recreate your relationship with food.

Class Description

Transformative food educator Darrell MacAulay presents Ancestral & Ritual Explorations of Food – she’ll help you make every day a “Thanks-giving” by honoring and enlivening your everyday food practices. Participants will be led to examine the wisdom of their ancestors on the significance of food, to identify the food rituals we currently take part in and how to create new ones.

Faculty: Darrell MacAulay
Meets: TH • October 30, 2014 – November 20, 2014
Refund Date: October 28, 2014
Cost: $60
Syn# 86181

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Nov
1
Sat
Community First Aid and CPR @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:50 pm
Class Description

Prepares the student for certification in CPR and basic first aid. Skills will include basic life support, airway obstruction, control of bleeding, shock and patient care for the unconscious.

American Heart Association. Text required and must be purchased.

Faculty: Jacqueline E. Stadick
Meets: S • November 1, 2014 – November 1, 2014
Refund Date: October 30, 2014
Credit Hours: 0.5
Syn# 83124

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Nov
3
Mon
Basic EKG Interpretation @ CMC in Carbondale
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Class Description

Provides instruction for interpretation of EKG strips, anatomy and physiology of the heart, using three-lead monitoring as a guide. Twelve-lead EKG may be discussed.

Prerequisites: Currently Certified EMT (NREMT or State of Colorado), or successfully completed EMS 145, EMS 146, and EMS 170.Text required.

Faculty: Ronald J. Kroesen
Meets: M,T,W,TH,F, M,T,W,TH,F • November 3, 2014 – November 7, 2014
Refund Date: October 31, 2014
Credit Hours: 2.0
Syn# 83116

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