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DJ 101 and 201

Instructor: DJ Flo Fader / Monday & Wednesday (2-4pm)

DJ 101 with local DJ extraordinaire Flo Fader will take students on a musical journey through the history and art of DJing. Students will learn crucial lessons on how to hook up and operate basic DJ equipment from past and present. Learn and perform turntable maneuvers, DJ routines, important crowd response techniques, and preparation for gigs. 

**Must have taken DJ 101 at least twice in order to take DJ 201**

Instructor: DJ Flo Fader / Tuesday & Thursday (2-4pm)

DJ 201 is structured for students to learn advanced techniques while DJing and also how to perform and read a crowd. Through practice sessions, live performances, and continued lessons, students will refine their musical intuition and develop their signature style.

Mural Arts

Instructors: René Palomares and RJ Harris / Monday & Wednesday (6-8pm)

Mural Arts Class with René and RJ at Warehouse 505 is an exciting opportunity for young artists to learn the art of mural painting from a professional muralist. Through a combination of hands-on instruction and collaborative projects, students will learn the techniques and skills necessary to create large-scale works of public art. They will also have the opportunity to explore different styles and approaches to mural painting, as well as learn about the history and cultural significance of public art. By the end of the class, students will have the skills and confidence to create their own mural and contribute to the vibrant public art scene in Albuquerque.

Photography

Instructor: Sofie Hecht / Tuesday & Wednesday (2-4pm)

Our Photography program at Warehouse 505 offers a dynamic learning experience centered around digital photography and editing using Lightroom. This class delves into various styles of photography while also exploring the technical intricacies of the digital medium. Participants can expect to gain a comprehensive understanding of the art and craft of photography, from capturing captivating images to enhancing them through the power of digital editing.

Screen Printing 101 and 201

Instructor: Diego Garcia / Monday & Wednesday (4-6pm)

Join us for Screen Printing 101 at Warehouse 505, an engaging class instructed by the talented Diego Garcia, designed for youth aged 12-20. This creative journey delves into the fundamentals of screen printing, making it an ideal choice for budding artists and those eager to explore this captivating medium. To ensure a strong foundation, we recommend that students complete our Digital Drawing class before embarking on this screen printing adventure. Get ready to bring your artistic visions to life through the exciting world of screen printing with Diego Garcia at Warehouse 505!

**Must have taken Screen Printing 101 in order to take Screen Printing 201**

Instructor: Diego Garcia / Monday & Wednesday (6-8pm)

In our Screen Printing 201 class students delve deeper into the intricacies of screen printing, with hands-on training by Diego Garcia in advanced printing methods, color mixing, design, and troubleshooting common challenges. Whether you’re a seasoned printer looking to refine your skills or a newcomer eager to explore the world of screen printing, this class offers a supportive and collaborative environment to learn and grow.

Sewing Basics 101 and 201

Instructor: Angelina Skonieczka / Monday & Wednesday (2-4pm)

Learn to sew and create fashion pieces for yourself and your community in Sewing 101. Angelina will teach you the basics in order for you to get a start on any project you may have in mind to create. We will provide all the materials and equipment you need for this class. Come and join us!

**Must have taken Sewing Basics 101 in order to take Sewing Basics 201**

Instructor: Angelina Skonieczka / Monday & Wednesday (4-6pm)

The Sewing Basics 201 class is designed for students who have some experience with sewing and are looking to enhance their skills. This class will cover advanced techniques such as basic pattern drafting, zipper installation, and buttonholes. Students will also learn about fabrics, including their properties and how to choose the right material for their project. In addition to technical skills, the class will also emphasize creativity and self-expression, encouraging students to explore their own unique style through their projects. By the end of the class, students will have created several finished projects, and will have a deeper understanding of the art and craft of sewing. Whether you want to pursue a career in fashion design or just love to sew as a hobby, this class will help you take your skills to the next level.

Youth Creative Crew (YCC)

The YCC is a collective of 12-20 year old artists, xtreme athletes, and community arts advocates who are the youth governing body of Warehouse 505, providing a youth perspective on programming, events and community outreach.