SSCC offering fun classes on photography and cooking

If you'd like to improve your photography skills, getting them up to speed with digital, or if you love to cook and want to get your grill skills polished and primed South Seattle Community College has some Continuing Education classes ready for registration later this month and in August.

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Meredith Blache, a West Seattle resident, brings her outstanding photography and instruction skills to South Seattle Community College with guidance for the new or experienced digital photographer. This quarter she is offering:

Beyond Introduction to Photoshop
Saturday, July 21
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Intro to Adobe Photoshop Elements
Saturday, July 28
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Getting Great Digital Photos
Saturday, August 4
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Street Life Photography – Seattle’s Waterfront and Pike Place Market
Saturday, August 18

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Meredith also teaches how to safely use Facebook. The class is popular with seniors who want to be able to communicate with FB and keep them and their families safe.
Sunday, August 5
11:30 am – 3:30 pm

Ray Pfortner is another professional photographer (from Vashon Island) who teaches artists how to turn their work into a money-making business. I’ve taken his classes and he’s fantastic! Whether one is a seasoned artist or just beginning, Ray show how easy it is to follow his steps to success. (He also has other classes available in this series).
Wednesday, July 18
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

West Seattle resident Erin Coopey shows us how to turn our backyard grill into an amazing gourmet kitchen by sharing her favorite techniques and sauce recipes.
Wednesday, August 2
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$45 + $20 materials fee

Chef Robin Hinz starts the class on Sunday at the West Seattle Farmers’ Market and show how to select fresh ingredients for a sensational summer meal. On Monday, it’s into the kitchen classroom at South to learn preparation techniques and finish with a lovely meal.
Sunday, August 12 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Monday, August 13, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$55 + $15

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