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Color Theory

at Baruch College - CAPS - Murray Hill
10010

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...

$425

5 sessions

Color Theory for Floral Design

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx
2950 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10458

Colors—like flowers themselves—evoke feeling and sentiment, and set the mood. Explore the role of color in floral design using a spectrum of flowers. This course gives you a solid grounding in color theory, while highlighting the latest hues and color combinations.  Please bring:  Florist knife,  wire cutter,  scissors, ...

$290

2 sessions

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Theory and Practice in the Arts

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

Develop the ability to view and critique art, awakening your capacity to understand artwork of different cultures, periods, and styles. In addition, you’ll learn how to develop a portfolio from the point of view of a gallery dealer, including materials, cover letters, content statements, and CDs.  Visits to museums and galleries, as well as...

$350

8 sessions

What to Look for When Looking at Art

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn the basic principles of how to approach, analyze and appreciate great works of art the way an artist would. In this art appreciation class, learn how artists communicate through art as you explore elements of composition and the origins of abstract art. Discover how to perceive the artist's intention, and how to "read" a work of art.

Friday Dec 7th, 10:30am

Color Theory and 2D Design

at Shoestring Press - Crown Heights
640 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

In this mini-mester course we will be surveying the history of color theory, taking pages from Josef Alber’s “Interaction of Color” to experiment with illusions and transparencies created by color combinations and its subsequent effect on the eye. We will look at examples by color field and abstract expressionist painters, in addition to examples...

$250

3 sessions

Sunday Jan 20th, 12pm

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Shoemaking #001: Introduction

at Brooklyn Shoe Space - Williamsburg
224 Roebling Street, Brooklyn, New York 11249

This class is a 2-hour theory class on footwear structure, resources for materials & how to measure your feet. Get inspired and design your shoes-. After this class, you will be motivated to create your designs!  If you register for the 6-day workshop, the intro class is included in the total price. (Please sign up only to the 6-day...

Floral Watercolor Workshop

at CraftJam - Union Square
33 W 17th St, New York, New York 10011

Watercolor is a versatile water-based medium that is perfect for making free-flowing artwork. It is all about enjoying the process of creating, not just worrying about the final result. This makes it the perfect CraftJam to pair with a glass of wine this summertime! Bring a buddy and get creative in our Floral Watercolor Workshop for a fun-filled night...

$48.99

Teens: The Art of Manga & Drawing Cartoons

at Creatively Wild Art Studio - DUMBO
98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

This is a two hour intensive taught by an experienced Manga Instructor! Enjoy a super creative, collaborative atmosphere and learn new techniques and skills: Manga/ or Japanese comic book art comes in many different styles and genres, (so each student can explore which one suits their skill set). Styles include Chibi, Shoju, Shounen and more! ...

Painting with Acrylic

at FIELD COLONY - Hoboken
1001 Bloomfield St, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030

This workshop provides an instructor led introduction to painting and is followed by an open format that encourages the application of what was learned. Acrylic paint will be primarily used for this class but we will also explore and use other mediums including charcoal to encourage and nourish individuality and creativity. This painting class introduces...

Thursday Oct 18th, 6pm

Painting Techniques

at Medgar Evers College - Crown Heights
1650 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of painting. Value, color, drawing, composition, and mass, are explored. Composing from a variety of sources is explored. You will learn how to isolate and simplify specific portions of a composition. Learn how to establish accurate drawings and design compositions as the basis for your paintings. Traditional...

$275

6 sessions

Saturday Oct 20th, 10am

Portrait Painting in One Sitting

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

Students of all level will learn how to: Paint the model in one sitting, getting the likeness and color every time they paint. How to compose, how to see colors, and simplify shapes, I will explain color theory and how to achieve true likeness like never before. Please Request Supply List

$460

5 sessions

Monday Nov 5th, 6pm

​Lotus Leaf Painting Workshop

at Himapan - Brooklyn
17 Monitor St Ste 1E, New York, New York 11222

Join us for a creative experience that will reinvigorate your artistic side. No art experience is necessary - our helpful trained instructors will guide you through the two and a half hour session. Our teachers are trained in classic studio art, art history, color theory, meditation, and Thai cultural history. Are materials provided and included...

Essential Lighting and Studio (6 weeks) Deal

Essential Lighting and Studio (6 weeks)

at BKC Brooklyn Central - Bushwick
736 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11221

This methodical approach to learning studio photography begins with analyzing lighting in well-known photographs and breaking down the setups, tools and techniques required to accomplish these images.    Each week we'll tackle one essential factor of lighting, from single-light setups to complex multiple-light setups, using modifiers, backgrounds,...

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$262.50
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$350

6 sessions

Thursday Oct 18th, 6:30pm

Painting Basics (5 Sessions)

at Trestle Workshops - Greenwood
850 3rd Ave 4th Fl Ste 411, Brooklyn, New York 11232

This 5-week class will delve into many different ways of using acrylic paint, from thin washes and transparent glazes to thick impasto incorporating a variety of added textures. Beginners are welcome!  Returning student are also welcome to create individual project with the instructor as they continue to develop their work during the class. We...

$185

5 sessions

Thursday Oct 25th, 6:30pm

Creative Photography: Color, Lighting & Beyond Deal

Creative Photography: Color, Lighting & Beyond

at PhotoManhattan - Union Square
51 W 14th St Ste 3R , New York, New York 10011

It's time to break the “rules” of photography. Experiment and expand your creativity to develop your own style. This course will explore advanced lighting, color filters, pattern, texture, image design, history of photography and more, to help you begin the creative journey within photography.  Students will learn techniques towards creating...

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$387
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$430

5 sessions

Tuesday Oct 23rd, 12:15pm

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