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Ellsworth Adult and Community Education

French - An Introduction Part 2

with France Hilbert


 Bienvenue!  Whether you're a returning student or joining for the first time, this class is accessible to all. Building upon the foundations, this session will delve deeper into the language, focusing on expanding your vocabulary, refining grammar structures, and enhancing your conversational skills through interactive exercises, engaging discussions, and cultural insights.   If you have questions about your readiness, contact us! 

This is a live online class using ZOOM.  Makeup class, if needed, 03/07/24.

France Hilbert has taught classes at College of the Atlantic since 2018. She is a professional artist and art educator with an extensive resume of training and experience including major commissions and installations. Her artistic education began at the age of seven, when she was taught by her grandfather, the late artist Jaro Hilbert. From him, she received a thorough education in the classical tradition. She pursued her formal education at the National Fine Art Academy of Paris, France, (ENSBA), was an artist in residence in Copenhagen, studied German Expressionism in Berlin, and traveled extensively to paint and study around Europe and abroad. At the Art Students League of New York, she received a Merit Scholarship to master portraiture in painting and completed a Certificate in Sculpture. She was selected for “Model to Monument”, a sculpture program at The Academy of Art, Newington Cropsey Foundation, Hastings on Hudson, NY.  She also received an Edward G. McDowell Travel Grant from the Art Students League of New York.  Of her many public and private commissions, some are permanent installations. “Talma”, a 7-foot bronze sculpture is installed in the public square of the Theatre of the Valley of L’Yerres, in Brunoy, France. A pair of 4-foot bronze relief sculptures entitled ”The Calling” are installed at the Georgetown University Medical School building in Washington, DC.

  • Jan 25 - Mar 14th, 2024
    Thu for 8 weeks from 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Online Class

For more info, call us at 207.664.7110 phone * 207.669.6247 fax

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