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Sneaker Sketching

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

3-hour course to learn the fundamentals of sketching athletic footwear (children and adults) with an industry professional. Discuss proportions, lasts, and current trend market for athletics and outsoles. Practice sketching and review.

Saturday Aug 24th, 12pm - 3pm

Creative Sketching and Painting

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

In this illustration-based class, discover a more stylized approach to drawing. Each week, focus on a different material and method of mark making. Materials include pencil, marker, pen, ink, china marker and colored pencil. We look at illustration, lettering and collage to incorporate their styles into our sketchbooks. Explore creative play in an...

Monday Sep 16th, 7pm - 9pm

  (7 sessions)

7 sessions

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Adult Sketching and Painting

at SMB Studio Arts Inc. - Arden Heights 3777 Richmond Ave, Staten Island, New York 10312

Learn the basics on how to draw using step-by-step instructions. Techniques will be introduced such as hand and pencil mechanics, perspective and various amounts of progressive shading. Students will also learn the basics of using oils and acrylics on canvas. Objective studies and still life will be acquired during the lesson. Price includes the registration...

Tuesday Sep 3rd, 7pm - 9:45pm

  (4 sessions)

4 sessions

Design Sketching I

at The New School - Greenwich Village 66 W 12th St, New York, New York 10011

In the fashion world, new clothing designs are presented in the form of hand-drawn sketches before being chosen to go into production. Designers start with a croquis, a quick sketch of the traditional fashion figure that serves as the basis for the design of clothing and accessories, then add color and details to the garments.  This is a basic...

Wednesday Sep 11th, 7pm - 9:30pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Drawing for Product Design I

at Pratt Institute - Clinton Hill 200 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11205

Drawing is a form of visual communication. Experiment ¡n different media including pen, pencil, markers and pastels to develop a broad range of skills and an understanding of two- and three-point perspectives. Study composition and basic rendering techniques that help create a sense of light and atmosphere, making your drawings...

Saturday Sep 7th, 9:30am - 1:20pm

  (7 sessions)

7 sessions

From Sketches to Stories

at Pratt Institute - West Village 144 W 14th St, New York, New York 10011

Description Adding text to your sketches can tell a story, bring a moment to life, evoke powerful memories, and add a new dimension to your images. During each of the weekly sessions, we will start and complete one project that combines pictures and words, based around a specific theme. Some classes will be inside the classroom, others will be on...

Tuesday Oct 1st, 6:30pm - 9:25pm

  (9 sessions)

9 sessions

Sketching Techniques for Interior Designers

at New York School of Interior Design - Upper East Side 170 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021

Do not let a lack of confidence in your ability to draw prevent you from expressing your ideas quickly and successfully. Give yourself the freedom to scrawl your concepts on paper or on the back of a napkin and you will reach a new level of spontaneous creativity.  Even in the age of digital drawing, the ability to sketch will enable you to effectively...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 6pm - 9pm

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

Drawing for Product Design with Sketchbook Pro

at Pratt Institute - Clinton Hill 200 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11205

Draw digitally with a Wacom tablet using Sketchbook Pro, a highly intuitive drawing software.  Learn to set up the tablet Practice using the pressure-sensitive pen Use Sketchbook Pro's Drawing and Perspective Tools Manage your brushes and settings Create your own brush sets and custom brushes Learn about tablet ergonomics to effectively...

Saturday Oct 26th, 9:30am - 1:20pm

  (8 sessions)

8 sessions

Classic Charcoal Drawing for Beginners

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights 190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Ever wonder how those beautiful Michelangelo sketches are made? It's not genius or talent, but can be broken down into clear technique and skills. Pick out your favorite Michelangelo (or Leonardo if you prefer the anatomy) sketch and we can reproduce it together in this class. We'll start with some simple warm ups to get that hand-eye coordination...

Saturday Aug 31st, 12pm - 2:30pm

Paint Your Pet (Astoria)

at The Paint Place - Queens 31-21 31st St, Astoria, New York 11106

As seen of PeopleTV, these Paint your Pet classes are one of a kind. The Paint Place is the original NYC studio to host these classes and they are completely unique and fun!  Important Things to Note: Once you register, please submit the photo you would like sketched to CourseHorse.  The image will be pre sketched for you to come in and...

Saturday Sep 21st, 1pm - 3pm

BYOB Painting: Paint Your Pop Art Selfie (Astoria)

at The Paint Place - Queens 31-21 31st St, Astoria, New York 11106

Come paint with us! Send us a photo of yourself and we will presketch it and have it ready for you to paint and create your own personal masterpiece! Note: After you are signed up please forward the photo you would like sketched to [email protected] We will sketch one person per canvas.

Saturday Sep 28th, 1pm - 3pm

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Intro to Watercolor

at Brooklyn Brainery - Park Slope 1110 8th Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11215

In this two-hour workshop, students will learn basic watercolor techniques. We'll then complete a series of watercolor paintings using these techniques. Techniques such as dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and...

Thursday Sep 5th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Weekend Figure Drawing

at Drawing New York - Flatiron 15 Gramercy Park S, New York, New York 10003

This is an uninstructed session designed to allow attendees to create more completed drawings. The first forty minutes are short poses. After that, all poses are 20 minute poses with a 40-minute pose at the end. Our room is quiet while the model is posing so sketchers can concentrate. Those who are will may share their work during the long break...

Saturday Aug 24th, 2pm - 5pm

Ring Making Intensive

at Liloveve - Williamsburg 457 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Create a set of sterling silver rings for yourself or someone else. Learn the basic jewelry fabrication techniques, like how to saw, file, and texture your ring with hammers. Learn soldering techniques using a torch flame.  Choose high polished, or create an oxidized look, or a brushed finish in the metal. A great introduction to the jewelry...

Saturday Sep 14th, 10am - 2pm

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