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Still Life Drawing and Painting

at New York Academy of Art - TriBeCa 111 Franklin St, New York, New York 10013

Students will learn to accurately draw and paint still-life’s using multiple techniques and materials. Focus will be on topics including perspective, creating depth, drawing accuracy, color and building form. The class is well suited for the beginning to the intermediate student looking to build skills or those interested in creating...

Monday Sep 16th, 10am - 1pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Art Workshop Grades 1-2 (Fall Session)

at Hudson River Arts Workshop - Riverdale 5535 Henry Hudson Pkwy Ste 12E, Bronx, New York 10471

Art concepts explored:  Two and three dimensionality Balance Capturing a three dimensional shape on paper Concentric shapes Color mixing Composition Combining different media - such as, painting and collage Free form shapes and spirals Light and shadow Positive and negative space Line variations Understanding the color wheel Spatial...

Tuesday Sep 10th, 3:30pm - 5pm

  (15 sessions)

15 sessions

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Painting (All Levels)

at Bridgeview School of Fine Arts - Long Island City 21-21 41 Ave #3B, Long Island City, New York 11101

By working from life, students will master both technical and conceptual aspects of painting. Color theory and color mixing will be discussed. The goal is to teach students to create a realistic image through mastering color and tonal relationships.  Beginner students work from still life while more advanced might work from still life and live...

Thursday Sep 19th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Teen Drawing, Painting and Portfolio Prep (Ages 11-18)

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side 145 W 96th St Ste #1B, New York, New York 10025

If you are a teenager that is passionate about art, creativity, and self-expression, this teen art class is a perfect fit for you! In this small-sized, personalized art class for teens, you will learn how to deepen your knowledge of artistic techniques, strengthen your visual arts skills, develop your own unique style, and create your own art portfolio...

Saturday Sep 7th, 1pm - 3pm

  (10 sessions)

10 sessions

Manga I: Drawing and Animation for Kids (Ages 5-7)

at RESOBOX - East Village 91 East 3rd St, New York, New York 10003

If you are familiar with Mario, Hello Kitty, Pikachu, and Rilakkuma, then you can easily understand kawaii characters. In this class in New York City, we will explore Japanese contemporary drawing styles to create Japanese anime characters of our own vision and design. Students will also learn how to make manga (Japanese-style comic) and basic animation...

Tuesday Aug 27th, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Fine Arts Studio Practice

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

This course builds on the teachings from the two-credit Fine Arts course. Expand your conceptualization and technical skills of drawing and painting through in-depth studio practice and critique. The skills gained from this course are applicable to other art and design fields. Complete works toward your portfolio.  Important Thing to Note: ...

Saturday Sep 28th, 2pm - 4:20pm

  (10 sessions)

10 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...

Thursday Sep 5th, 7pm - 9pm


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Encaustic Painting

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

This 3 hour workshop is an overview of Encaustic painting. Participants will learn the fundamentals of working in this medium and will have a chance to explore multiple techniques. We will learn how to melt, mix, and apply the wax to create smooth and textured surfaces as well as how to incise the wax to create intricate drawings.  Collage and...

Monday Sep 9th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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Fine Arts I (Grades 9-12)

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

Develop your ability to draw from observation, an essential aspect of visual expression. In this class, you work in the studio and on location in museums and outdoors in New York City to complete portraits, landscapes, and imaginative projects. Develop your skill in using the language of mark making, including line, value, texture, and composition....

Saturday Sep 21st, 10am - 12:50pm

  (11 sessions)

11 sessions

Furniture Design Drawing and Composition

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

Learn how to generate, refine and communicate your furniture designs through different types of drawing. Develop fundamental two-dimensional and three-dimensional drawing skills. Explore axonometric drawing as well as two- and three-point perspective. Practice skating, presentation drawing and drafting. Experience different tools and techniques. Enrich...

Monday Oct 7th, 6:30pm - 9:20pm

  (9 sessions)

9 sessions

Oil Painting Basics

at Trestle Workshops - Greenwood 62 18th St, Brooklyn, New York 11232

An introduction to the basic principles of painting through observational still life exercises. The class will explore color, form, light, shadow and composition. Painting technique demonstrations will include the use of non-toxic methods of painting with oils. (or acrylic if a student prefers) Beginners are welcome! Returning students are also...

Saturday Sep 28th, 3:30pm - 6:30pm

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

Drawing for Illustration: Beyond Basics

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

This drawing class is designed for artists interested in broadening the fundamentals of their craft. Students will work explore observational drawing from still life, landscape, portraiture and figure drawing, as well as broad range of media including pastel, watercolor, ink, and graphite. This is a perfect course for anyone willing to bring out their...

Sunday Sep 22nd, 4pm - 6pm

  (7 sessions)

7 sessions

Technical Drawing with Illustrator

at New York Jewelry Design Institute - Midtown 17 West 45th St Ste 904, New York, New York 10036

This course will teach how to create a 2-D technical drawing using Adobe Illustrator to provide either a bench jewelry or manufacturer with the all the necessary information and specifics to produce the jewelry piece. A good analogy of a technical drawing would be that it is similar to a blueprint that an architect draws up to provide to the construction...

Sunday Oct 13th, 1pm - 4pm

The Modern Sketchbook

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

Sketchbooks can capture so much more than your cell phone — let us show you how! Explore the sketchbook as journal and laboratory for recording and investigating the world around us. Dive into the sketchbooks kept by great thinkers from the 15th century through today, and then work on an exercise to get your juices flowing onto the pages of your...

Thursday Nov 7th, 6pm - 9pm

Portrait Drawing

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

Learn about anatomy, proportion, line and value by working from quick studies and longer poses. Develop your ability to capture the model’s features and personality; then move onto drawing your friends and family. Prerequisite: Drawing for Beginners. For the Supply List, please CLICK HERE

Monday Nov 11th, 4pm - 6:30pm

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

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