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Photography Studio Director
Kat Richey


Kat Richey

grew up in Greenwood but moved to the area several years ago. Over the last two years, she has been commissioned to paint the murals at both the Oconee Heritage Center in Walhalla and the Agriculture Museum in Pendleton. She is an avid drawer, painter, and photographer. To add to her long list of talents, Kat is also the Photography Studio Director for the ARTS Center.




Services offered:

Private lessons available in digital or darkroom photography.

Large format printing, slide and film scanning.  Photoshop and Illustrator software in use. 
For more information contact Kat Richey at or


These are some of the classes offered January-May 2017.  Please check back in August for our Fall Schedule.

Fine Art Imaging WorkshopsBy appointment. Call to schedule yours!

Consult with a photographer and schedule an appointment to have your art photographed. We want to create for you professional high quality images of your 2D and 3D arts. Great for shows and online stores! Assist at your shoot and impart your artistic vision for your final images!



Understanding your Camera
Mondays, February 6-27   6-8pm
Bring your camera! Learn what all those buttons do and how to get the most out of your camera. All cameras are welcome. We will learn how a camera works and cover basic editing to help you make the best photos possible. Enjoy creative projects to assist with learning process and come away with your own photo projects to share!


Photoshop for Beginners
Mondays, March 6-27   6-8 pm

Required: bring several of your own photos to edit. Optional: bring your own laptop! Whether you want to do silly things with pictures or learn practical skills like color correction and touch up editing, this class has got you covered! Learn to prepare work for printing by making your own prints in our photo lab!


Pinhole Photography
Tuesdays, April 4-25   6-8pm

Come and enjoy the fun of taking photos with a can! We will build our own cameras, create negatives, develop in the dark room, and edit in photoshop! Create card and poster size prints from your projects!


Portrait Photography
Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 2-25  6-8pm
Photographing people can be challenging, and rewarding! Learn to discover the light and use it to create flattering portraits of your friends, loved ones, and clients! Learn how to use a dedicated flash and studio strobe lighting! If you have been considering new pieces in your photography kit, this class is a great way to explore and learn about options before taking the plunge!








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212 Butler Street
Clemson, SC 29631
Monday - Thursday 10AM - 5PM
Fridays 10AM - 2PM
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