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Color Theory

at Baruch College - CAPS

Understand primary, secondary, tertiary, and analogous colors, and how they fit into the complementary color circle.  Learn about hue, value, and intensity and how these terms translate to the Adobe suite of graphic design software. Students will work from digital color palettes, mix acrylic paints to see how colors affect each other and explore...


5 sessions

Monday Jun 26th, 6:15pm


Color Theory for Beginners

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

Color is the most variable component in art, and how an artist uses color can change the content and message an artwork articulates. In this workshop we will begin the first steps towards mastering the use of color. Students will learn basic concepts of what color is, how it can be used and how we see it in our everyday lives and especially in art....


5 sessions

Monday Aug 7th, 6pm


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Pleasures, Taboos, Magic

at Think Olio - Murray Hill
419 Park Ave S , New York, New York 10016

Pleasures, Taboos, Magic: Art History in Perfume Advertising It takes imagination to advertise perfume. Inside their bottles, perfumes are ephemeral and virtually invisible products---tinted liquids designed to evaporate as soon as they're used. For advertising's purposes, the experience of smell needs to be connected to the experience of sight. In...

Wednesday Jul 19th, 7pm


The Insider's Guide to Color

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea
227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

Join Pantone Color Institute expert, Laurie Pressman in a roundtable discussion on how the science and emotion of color plays a significant role in consumer purchasing decisions and brand management.  Whether you work in fashion design, styling, costuming, merchandising or promotion, or provide personal image services gain invaluable tips on...

Monday Jul 17th, 9:30am


Donna Haraway: Gender, Science, and Objectivity

at Brooklyn Institute for Social Research - Midtown
247 West 37th St 5th Fl, New York, New York 10018

Over a career spanning four decades, philosopher of science Donna Haraway has revolutionized how social theorists and technoscience practitioners understand the situated objectivity of scientific knowledge, with special attention to the ways in which technoscience assigns biological meaning to social categories of gender. While Haraway is most famously...


4 sessions

Thursday Jul 13th, 6:30pm


Adult Digital Art Shuffle

at One River School - Englewood
49 N Dean St, Englewood, New Jersey 07631

Take full control of your camera and explore photography concepts through creative and fun projects. In-class demos and exercises inspired by theories and practices from contemporary art teach students how to use their camera and develop a deeper understanding of the artistic possibilities of photography.


4 sessions

Thursday Jun 1st, 6:30pm

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Shoemaking #001: Introduction

at Brooklyn Shoe Space - Williamsburg
224 Roebling St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

This class is a 1.5-hour theory class on footwear structure, resources for materials and how to measure your feet. Get inspired and design your shoes-. After this class, you will be so motivated to create your designs. Important Things to Note: It is a requirement for all the Intensive 3-day or 5 day workshops. For other footwear courses,...

Monday Jun 12th, 10:30am

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Photographing Your Work

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

This class will introduce you to the principles of documenting your own artwork in the best possible way.  Through hands on demonstrations and technical instruction you will learn about different light sources and its limitations, light temperature, color theory, camera placement, and camera settings. We will discuss how to best represent your...


4 sessions

Monday Jun 5th, 4:15pm


Limited Palette

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

In this course we will explore painting portraits from life using the limited palette perfected by Swedish artist Anders Zorn. Students will learn color theory and color mixing at an intense level as we practice mixing our color choices. Stripping our pigment options down to 3 colors, we will learn how to harmonize and contrast our colors as we develop...


5 sessions

Monday Jun 5th, 1:30pm


Intensive Drawing and Painting: 7 Laws of Color

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

Master color in order to create beautiful and engaging figurative, portrait and still life paintings. Through an academic-atelier approach to drawing and painting, you will gain an intensive one-on-one introduction to color theory by mixing and using the medium in a composition. Beginners will develop a progressive approach to drawing and painting,...


20 sessions

Monday Jun 5th, 1pm

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Basic Painting

at Ashcan Studio of Art - Murray Hill
45 E 34th St 4th Fl, New York, New York 10016

With a strong foundation in descriptive drawing, students explore color and surface texture through the Painting curriculum. You will become familiarized with art terms and techniques; color theory, composition and learning how to handle acrylic paint.

Tuesday Jun 27th, 10am

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Simple to Striking - Introduction to Working with Color

at Brooklyn Glass - Gowanus
142 13th St, Brooklyn, New York 11215

Learn how to work with the complex world of color in borosilicate glass.  With an introduction to color theory we will focus on working toward the creation of harmoniously colored objects. We will learn how to work with striking colors (color changing), opaque and transparent colors. We will focus on how to get the results from the color that...

Saturday Jun 10th, 11am


Abstract Painting with Acrylics (5 Sessions)

at Brooklyn Art Space & Trestle - Greenwood
850 3rd Avenue 4th Floor, Brooklyn, New York 11232

In this five-class workshop (a total of 15 hours), students will create a series of eight paintings/drawings from classwork and homework assignments. Novice and experienced painters are welcome.  This class will help students delve into personal symbolism to find an authentic voice in their work. For inspiration we will look at a mixture...


5 sessions

Wednesday Jun 7th, 6:30pm

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Creative Painting (All Levels)

at Art Studios @ JCC in Manhattan - Upper West Side
334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Whether you're a beginner or more experienced easel painter, this class will test the boundaries of traditional easel painting. Interpret a masterpiece, experiment with collage and mixed media, and expand your notions of what makes a good painting. You'll receive a sound foundation in oil or acrylic technique as well as composition, color theory, color...


10 sessions

Wednesday Jun 21st, 2pm

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Natural and Organic Facial Spa Products

at Back Porch Soap Company - Upper West Side
711 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10025

Learn how to incorporate natural, powerful ingredients that work to bring a youthful look to our delicate facial skin. In this class you'll learn to formulate eye creams, face serums, hydrating mists and face cleansers. Students will make these four fantastic products using herbs, hydrosols and chemical-free, natural ingredients and take home...

Wednesday May 24th, 6pm