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  A rock legend is born! You started playing the guitar and love it – so keep strumming with this class to further develop the skills and concepts introduced in the beginning Acoustic Guitar class. Learn to read and play melodies on all six strings of the guitar, expand the vocabulary of chords and strumming patterns, progress to playing more advanced songs and riffs using tablature, and explore essential acoustic guitar techniques such as fingerpicking. $20 materials fee payable in class (new students only).   Prerequisites: Acoustic Guitar class or have equivalent knowledge. Students should be able to read notes on the treble strings of the guitar in first/open position, understand tablature and chord charts, and play open major and minor chords (e.g. E, A, D, G, C, Em, Am, Dm).   Note: Students must bring an acoustic guitar, strap and pick to class.  

3026X

Start date: 07/28/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/28/2018-8/18/2018)

Course: $79.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Spencer Artwick 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA117



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  Join us, have fun, and discover simple techniques for making your own one-of-a-kind bath products (shampoo, shower gel, bubble bath, bath salts, and exfoliates). Topics include:   Ingredients and equipment Where to obtain supplies Tips for making bath gels Adding herbs, glycerin, extracts Aroma therapeutic effects of oils Why purchase expensive commercial bath products when you can delight in making your own - reasonably! Class is hands on, please dress accordingly. $30 materials fee payable in class.  

2273X

Start date: 06/10/18

Weekly - Sun 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (6/10/2018-6/10/2018)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $30.00

Instructor : Quayum Abdul 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  Students work from a live model, and using an holistic work method employ the comparative method for finding proportions and seeing values. Discussion will include anatomy, how to apply the working material, and the use of various drawing tools. Instructor provides individual guidance and class demonstrations. Class designed for adults 18 years and older, and are open to all levels of ability. Note: Students must provide their own materials and bring them to the first class. The supply list is available at:   www.pcclearn.org/supplies Please confirm status of class before purchasing supplies.  

0232X

Start date: 06/22/18

Weekly - Fri 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (6/22/2018-7/27/2018)

Course: $95.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Steve Ohlrich 

6 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Fri .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA321



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  Critter and Fairy Gardens are all the rage! Do you have yours? Would you like to learn how to make your own special garden that will enthrall you, and delight those who happen by? Join us and learn about the different kinds of "Mini Gardens" you can make to grace a dining table, a windowsill, or a special nook, or to place on a porch or patio as a conversation piece. Once you have created your garden, you can tweak it for the holidays or for each new season. Following an inspirational talk, slide show, and live demonstration, students will design their own mini Fairy or Critter Garden. Your garden will be yours to take home and enjoy! $25 materials fee payable in class.  

3341X

Start date: 06/30/18

Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (6/30/2018-6/30/2018)

Course: $49.00

Materials: $25.00

Instructor : Laura Meyer 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA109



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  Do you have an idea for an awesome invention, want to start a business, or generate sales for a specific product? If so, you need capital or social crowdfunding resources to turn your entrepreneur savvy inspiration into a success! Traditional lending is no longer an option, therefore, thousands of entrepreneurs have turned to crowdfunding. This workshop provides a treasure trove of practical information, valuable tips, tools, and strategies to create a successful crowdfunding campaign! Learn the difference between a successful campaign and a failed campaign, how to get started, working with contributors, and being creative without spending long hours at the computer. $20 materials fee payable in class. Topics include:   What is Crowdfunding Types of Crowdfunding Crowdfunding Mistakes Mechanics of Reward Crowdfunding Industry Facts and Highlights Why Businesses Turn to Crowdfunding Crowdfunding and Your Business Emerging and Small Business Social Lending Funding Challenges for Emerging Businesses Alternative Fin Tech Financing Woes Tax Implications  

0435X

Start date: 08/11/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/11/2018-8/11/2018)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Connie Sparks 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R111



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  Anyone can understand the basic components of an estate plan, including Wills, Living Trusts, Advance Health Care Directives, and Powers of Attorney. This workshop will touch upon related topics such as probate, estate and gift tax, and community and separate property. Join us and learn what the professionals already know!  

0415X

Start date: 08/11/18

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/11/2018-8/11/2018)

Course: $45.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Joshwa Wang 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R121



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  Awareness through Movement The Feldenkrais Method® uses our curiosity, our innate ability to learn, and gentle movement sequences to enhance comfort, increase function, and improve the overall quality of life. In this introductory course, students report the following benefits:   Increased flexibility and stability Reduced tension Better balance Greater body awareness Ability to listen to one's needs Less injuries and faster recovery $17 materials fee payable in class. Wear comfortable clothing; no street shoes on dance floor.  

4024X

Start date: 06/24/18

Weekly - Sun 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (6/24/2018-7/29/2018)

Course: $65.00

Materials: $17.00

Instructor : Jenna Blaustein 

6 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  W203



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  Indian cooking is delicious, healthy, and easy to make. In this class, students will learn Indian cooking from veteran cooking instructor of more than 20 years and cookbook author, Farhana Sahibzada, who will demonstrate simplified steps and valuable time saving tips for cooking Indian at home. Farhana's cooking classes were voted a top event at L.A. Weekly's Best of L.A.! Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to learn the secrets of Indian cooking. $20 materials fee payable in class. Class Menu: Chicken Curry in a tomato based sauce seasoned with ginger and garlic, Vegetable Rice Palao with green peas, cucumber raita, and Sookhe Aloo Note: Classes are held in the cooking classroom located in the Campus Center (CC-Building). The instructor will meet students at the entrance to the Piazza, in the lobby of the Campus Center where they will be taken back to the classroom. All classes are hands-on; please dress accordingly.  

3453X

Start date: 08/18/18

Weekly - Sat 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (8/18/2018-8/18/2018)

Course: $49.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Farhana Sahibzada 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CC-Bldg/Piazza



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  Indian cooking is delicious, healthy, and easy to make. In this class, students will learn Indian cooking from veteran cooking instructor of more than 20 years and cookbook author, Farhana Sahibzada, who will demonstrate simplified steps and valuable time saving tips for cooking Indian at home. Farhana's cooking classes were voted a top event at L.A. Weekly's Best of L.A.! Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to learn the secrets of Indian cooking. $20 materials fee payable in class. Class Menu: Aloo Methi Palak, spinach with potatoes seasoned with fenugreek leaves, Daal (lentils) with grilled onions, Vege Raita and Basmati Rice Note: Classes are held in the cooking classroom located in the Campus Center (CC-Building). The instructor will meet students at the entrance to the Piazza, in the lobby of the Campus Center where they will be taken back to the classroom. All classes are hands-on; please dress accordingly.  

3451X

Start date: 07/07/18

Weekly - Sat 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (7/7/2018-7/7/2018)

Course: $49.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Farhana Sahibzada 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CC-Bldg/Piazza



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  Make it Easy There is a right and wrong way to writie the basic college research essay. This course will insure that you know how to create an outline and develop a thesis statement, and will cover essay stylistics and MLA formatted citations. Students will write a three page paper to during the course to insure understanding and gain the confidence to write those essays! $20 materials fee payable in class.  

3241X

Start date: 06/23/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (6/23/2018-7/21/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Kristen Lee 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R221



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  Introduction to Piano Do you ever hear people playing the piano and wonder what it would be like to sit at the piano and play? Now is the time to begin! This course is designed to teach the concepts and fundamentals needed to play the piano. The class will increase musical understanding beyond just reading notes by introducing a vocabulary of chords and keys, accompaniment patterns, and proper techniques. Learn to play melodies in several positions and develop consistent practice habits. At course end, students will have learned to play some of the standards of piano repertoire while gaining a thorough understanding of the basic concepts of music. Students must have their own piano or keyboard at home as daily practice is required.   Required Textbook: Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Student Book 1 (Second Edition), by E.L. Lancaster and Kenon D. Renfrow (ISBN: 978-0739053010) available online and at local bookstores. List price: $36.99.  

3022X

Start date: 06/23/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (6/23/2018-7/21/2018)

Course: $59.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Erica Gilstrap 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA116



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