January 20, 2018

Open a Door to Something New! Classes for Spring

Spring is a great time to try something new and at CFU, we specialize in classes that deliver new skills and experiences. You can think of our classes as a great way to “sample” new pastimes or ventures without having to huge scheduling demands or costs of supplies or tuition.  Stretch yourself a bit this […]

Acting & Performing Arts Classes

The spotlight’s on you in CFU’s acting and performing arts classes! Whether you are looking to get on stage or just want to improve your social skills, classes in acting and the performing arts are fun ways to nurture self-expression and make friends. Here our our top five picks for spring: 1) Have you ever been […]

Bargain Paints Not Such a Bargain

Let’s admit it. We all love a bargain. The good news is that there are still bargains out there for art supplies, but we need to spend time reading the labels. When buying tube paints, you’ll notice that the price varies depending on the color you want to buy.  E.g. the cadmium yellows and reds […]

Photography Classes for Summer!

Summer is the best time to practice what you learn in on of our great photography classes.  It’s so easy to head up in the mountains for a hike or snap a few shots of your gloriously unfolding garden. Here are some upcoming photography classes to upgrade your skills– or maybe give you new ones […]

See “Sylvia” at the John Hand Theater

Sylvia at the John Hand Theater Have you seen a play at the John Hand Theater?  Did you know that CFU has a fabulous little theater nestled within? Read the review: SYLVIA by A.R. Gurney playing at the John Hand Theater through June 29th. Sylvia, a delightful summer romp, is a three-way love story: man, […]

Express Yourself–Add a Music Class to Your Life!

Add a music class (or two) to your life and find a new outlet for self-expression. Join Beginning Voice starting March 13  (3 weeks) and find or recapture  the joy and power of singing. Students are crazy for Nate Sanchez’s teaching style. If you’ve been hankering to play the guitar, he’s the man. Starts March 13 […]

Building Furniture and a Future by Tracy Gray

CFU’s Woodworking teacher Tracy Gray reminisces on how she found her great passion for building furniture–and her love for teaching: I remember as a kid trying to bang a nail into two pieces of wood to build a box. It didn’t seem like it should be so hard but no matter how many times I […]

We’re a Great Denver Photography School

Think of CFU as a one-stop Denver photography school. We’ve got all sorts of photography classes–from how to quickly start using your new camera (DSLR or point-and-shoot) to sophisticated workshops out in field or on technical topics. Here are my top three photography picks: Check out  Susan Winn’s Macro Photography workshop on November 11. Meet in the […]