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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 pruners ...

Saturday Apr 27th, 10am - 2:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$315

2 sessions

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...

Monday Mar 11th, 6:15pm - 9:15pm

  (5 sessions)
$425

5 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...

Thursday Apr 4th, 11am - 1pm

  (8 sessions)
$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

In this art appreciation class, learn how artists communicate through art as you explore elements of composition and the origins of abstract art.

Monday Apr 29th, 10:30am - 12pm

  (3 sessions)
$90

3 sessions

Price and Value in the Art World

at Bronxville Adult School - Bronxville 177 Pondfield Rd, Bronxville, New York 10708

Artworks increasingly enjoy celebrity status, astronomical prices, and unequaled speculative values; prestigious museums factor in international power relations; vibrant gallery and art scenes are closely tied to real-estate speculation and development. What are some of the key events and factors that brought the art world to its current status? How...

Tuesday Apr 2nd, 7pm - 8:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$50

2 sessions

Floral Watercolor Workshop

at CraftJam - SoHo 103 Sullivan St, New York, New York 10012

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...

Saturday Mar 2nd, 11am - 1pm

$48.99

Shoemaking #001: Introduction

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

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 workshop...

Monday Mar 11th, 10am - 12pm

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...

Sunday Feb 24th, 10am - 11:45am

Teens: The Art of Manga & Drawing Cartoons

at Creatively Wild Art Studio Dumbo - 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! ...

Monday Feb 25th, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Natural (100%) Scented Candle Making

at L'Atelier Creatif - Long Island City WeWork - 3537 36th St, Long Island City, New York 11106

Learn the power and skills to create a healthy, fragrant, 100% natural candle you can feel really good about burning in your home. The class is 2 1/2 hours and organized into 2 parts, theory and practice. Part I includes the following topics: Why making 100% natural candles are better for your health and the environment. The variety of ingredients...

Sunday Mar 10th, 10:30am - 1:30pm

Essentials of Acrylic Painting

at ESS Community Projects - Greenpoint 70 Eckford St, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Investigate and apply the concepts and techniques of acrylic painting! In this course, students will learn color mixing and theory, composition, brush technique, and other skills associated with this contemporary and dynamic medium. We will investigate some time honored subjects such as still life, portraiture, as well as a free form final project....

Wednesday Feb 27th, 7pm - 9:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$250

5 sessions

​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...

Wednesday Mar 13th, 7pm - 9:30pm

VR Art Studio Class - Create Artwork on A 360° Canvas

at YokeyPokey Virtual Reality Club - Boerum Hill 537 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11217

In this VR Art Studio Class, the Virtual Picassos are introduced to different themes, styles, aesthetic and techniques of the masters.  In addition to theory, students will be exposed to how artists masterpieces were recreated in a Virtual Reality world brush stroke by brush stroke.   Students will learn and explore inside these paintings,...

Wednesday Feb 27th, 7pm - 8pm

Creative Painting (All Levels)

at Art Studios @ JCC 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,...

Wednesday Mar 27th, 2pm - 5pm

  (10 sessions)
$460

10 sessions

Acrylic Painting Basics (5 Sessions)

at Trestle Workshops - Greenwood 62 18th St, 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...

Thursday Feb 28th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$185

5 sessions

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