List of courses Taught



ART


Web Design, Art 2830, Winter 2011, Spring 2012

, California State University East Bay, Hayward, Ca
Introduction to web design using HTML4/5, CSS3, Adobe Dreamweaver, Photoshop, and Illustrator. A strong emphasis on hand-coding. Introduction to APIs.

Ceramics For Adults, Fall 2010 - present

, ages 15 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Introduction to and continuing development of hand building and throwing techniques. Exploration of sculptural and functional forms, decorative techniques, and glazing.

Hands Together Ceramics, Fall 2010 - present

, Parent and child ages 3 - 11, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Introduces pinch, coil, and slab building techniques for functional and non-functional forms. Focuses on creative development, critical thinking and problem solving, and creative collaboration.

Digital Illustration, Fall 2011

, ages 11-15, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Focuses on graphic design principals, composition, and layered work in Adobe Illustrator.

All About Color, Summer 2011, Fall 2011

, ages 7 - 11, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Color theory, color use and identification, and color mixing are taught through a series of lectures, discussions and in class projects.

MUSIC/VOICE


Voice for Tykes, Fall 2009 - present

, ages 5 - 7, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Emphasis on listening exercises, rhythm, basic music theory, and composers. Students learn and memorize two to three songs and perform at the end of the session.

Voice for Youth, Fall 2009 - present

, ages 8-13, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Emphasis on music theory, vocal techniques, breathing, and performance. Students work on group and individual pieces in preparation for performance and auditions.

Voice for Adults, Fall 2009 - present

, ages 14 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Emphasis on music theory, vocal techniques, breathing, and performance. Students work on group and individual pieces in preparation for performance and auditions. Students participate in group critiques of their peers progress.

Individual Voice, Fall 2009 - present

, all ages, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Emphasis on music theory, vocal techniques, breathing, and performance. Students work achieving individual goals with personal instruction.

BAKING


Baking Basics

,ages 14 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
An introduction to basic baking techniques and food chemistry for the home cook.

Cake Baking

,ages 14 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
An introduction to basic baking techniques and food chemistry for the home cook, with a focus on cakes, cake making techniques, and trouble-shooting.

Cake Decorating

,ages 14 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Introductions to a variety of decoration techniques for the intermediate to advanced home cook.

Easy as Pie

,ages 14 up, City of Fremont Recreation Services
An introduction to pie making techniques, with an emphasis on improvisation and ingredient substitution.

Mommy/Daddy and Me Cupcakes

,Parent and child ages 5 - 11, City of Fremont Recreation Services
Guided recipe preparation and decoration teaches children the basics of food chemistry, measurements, and safe food preparation.