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Drawing on Site: Urban Sketching Intensive

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop

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The Loop, Downtown/Loop
280 S Columbus Dr
Btwn E Monroe St & E Jackson Dr
Chicago, Illinois 60603
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Laura Mae Noble

What you'll learn in this on location drawing class:

In this course, students of all levels will engage in the immersive practice of urban sketching, drawing on site in locations around the city.

Students will use their preferred drawing materials and work in their own style and voice as they visit a variety of sites, which may include a limited-access rehearsal of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, behind-the-scenes in a working distillery, an historic private residence and grounds, a ship, a botanic conservatory, and an evening of music at Millennium Park's Pritzker Pavilion.

As a group, the class will curate a selection of sketches and create a mini-blog in the spirit of urbansketchers.org.

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This one-week intensive meets Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with opportunities to work evenings in supervised studios.

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited degree programs as well as Continuing Studies programs for adults and children, ages 4-18. Considered one of the most influential art and design schools in the world, SAIC has continuing studies programs available to all skill levels. Students develop their creative and critical abilities while working with renowned faculty, utilizing state-of-the-art resources, and visiting the breath-taking galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago.

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FOR ADULTS:
  • 100 percent tuition refund prior to the second class.
  • No refunds will be issued after the second class.
FOR KIDS:
  • 100 percent tuition refund prior to Friday, May 13.
  • 100 percent tuition refund less $100 cancellation fee after May 13 and prior to the second class.
  • No refunds will be issued after the second class has met.
Any requests for exceptions to the cancellation policy as stated above must be submitted in writing and accompanied by the school's refund exception form which will be sent to you by CourseHorse after we receive your request.

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