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Human Anatomy: Constructing an Ecorché

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

Students will learn the anatomy and structure of the human figure by constructing an ecorché  [anatomical figure].  Each student will build a skeleton from plasteline on a specially designed 24” armature [supplies included in the materials fee] then add, region by region, the muscles, tendons and other structures. This three dimensional...

Thursday Jan 30th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Projects in Painting and Drawing (All Levels)

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Plot your own project path with the support of your guide, Heidi Johnson. After an initial warm up exercise, Heidi tailors instruction for each student to ensure that everyone accomplishes their goals.  Participants will work on their own projects in a lively, open studio setting, while receiving technical and conceptual guidance.  Most...

Thursday Mar 26th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (7 sessions)

7 sessions

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Japanese Ink Painting (Sumi-e)

at RESOBOX - Long Island City 41-26 27th St, Long Island City, New York 11101

Sumi-e, also called Suiboku-ga, is the art of ink wash-painting. Characteristically, it is an East Asian art, and has been practiced there for well over a thousand years. Sumi-e depicts the spirit or essence of an object or scene rather than its outward appearance — and does so in the fewest possible strokes. Because of this simplicity, the...

Wednesday Jan 22nd, 7pm - 8:15pm

Beginner's Drawing at the MET (Single Session)

at The Art Studio NY - Upper East Side 1000 5th Ave, New York, New York 10024

Learn to draw in just two hours. Can’t draw a straight line? Used to love to draw (20 years ago) and feel a bit rusty? Then this class is for you.  Everyone can draw, including you. Tap into your inner-artist in this encouraging, non-judgmental drawing class as you: Relax and enjoy the magical medium of drawing Get inspired by the stunning...

Saturday Feb 1st, 3pm - 5pm

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 Jan 27th, 2pm - 5pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

Fine Arts II: Drawing and Painting, Grades 9-12

at The New School - Manhattan 10011

What is the actual color of a skyscraper, your hair, or a piece of candy? Analyze the shades and hues of the world around you using traditional painting methods and materials. Note: Class price includes a $40 one-time registration fee. Location: Course locations are TBD and subject to change. Exact locations will be communicated prior to class....

Saturday Jan 25th, 10am - 12:50pm

  (12 sessions)

12 sessions

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Adult Intro to Landscape & Still Life Drawing &Painting

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

Adult Introduction to Landscape & Still Life Drawing & Painting Learn the creative discipline of drawing & painting as you explore observation by developing practical skills through visual analysis. The understanding of contemporary approaches to practical drawing & visual research provide each student with knowledge, skills and a...

Sunday Jan 19th, 11am - 1pm

BYOB Painting: Monet Bridge (UWS)

at The Paint Place - Upper West Side 243 W 72nd St, New York, New York 10023

Come paint with us! Our paintings are all for beginners- no experience necessary. Our professional artists will guide you through the class step by step to help your create your one a kind masterpiece to take home with you that night!

Saturday Jan 18th, 1pm - 3pm

Cartooning for Beginners

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

This high-quality cartooning and illustration class combines solid visual art fundamental with exercises designed to jump-start your creative process and inspire you to discover new ideas in unexpected places. You will be able to take these skills and apply them to every facet of comics production from initial sketch to print. The skills are...

Thursday Feb 27th, 7pm - 9pm

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

Adult Focus on Oil Painting

at One River School - Englewood 49 N Dean St, Englewood, New Jersey 07631

Oil painting offers artists flexibility and a depth of color that is unsurpassed by any other artistic medium. Students in this course will have the opportunity to work in the subject matter of their choice – from portraiture and landscapes to abstract and experimental subjects. Students work on personalized projects across using oil...

Thursday Feb 6th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)

4 sessions

Portrait Drawing & Painting

at Grand Central Atelier - Long Island City 46-06 11th St, New York, New York 11101

Participants will draw and paint the portrait from a single pose lasting several weeks. The first several sessions of each pose will consist of drawing on paper to establish an accurate likeness, proportions, and structure in a linear mode. When the drawing is complete it will be transferred for painting. The following weeks will proceed in a rational...

Tuesday Feb 4th, 6pm - 9pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

50+ Drawing and Painting: All Levels

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Join Gene’s drawing and painting class to express yourself, improve your artistic skills, and make new friends. Work from still life or photographs in the medium of your choice. You will receive highly personalized instruction in a fun, casual atmosphere.  Drawing supplies provided by JCC for in-class use; supply list for oil or acrylic paints...

Friday Mar 27th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

  (7 sessions)

7 sessions

Foundation Painting, Drawing & Mixed Media

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

If your longing to draw & paint, but don’t know where to start, this course will provide an essential introduction in to these valuable skills.  In the first weeks we will develop practical drawing skills & research methods into observation. Learn how to level lines to double check accuracy & ensure the lengths of your lines are...

Sunday Jan 19th, 11am - 1pm

Paint and Sip: Brooklyn Bridge

at Paint and Sip Studio NY - Upper West Side 246 W 80th St Studio 16, 4th Fl, New York, New York 10024

Join us and Invite your Friends! Paint the Iconic Brooklyn Bridge in Stunning Bright Lights! Time to relax and unwind with your favorite bottle of wine as you paint this New York favorite! Perfect addition to any decor! Join us for a fun adventure in art! Pick a class, grab a drink and get ready to get creative in our relaxed, studio environment....

Friday Jan 24th, 10pm - 11:55pm

Learn to Paint and Draw Self (Or Other) Portraits

at The Elizabeth foundation for the arts - Hell's Kitchen 323 W 39th St Studio #705, 7th Fl, New York, New York 10018

“Painting Selfies” - Capture Your Selfies (or Others) in Painting/Drawing 3 person master class with professional artist. Enjoy a creative and absorbing class as you learn how to paint your own selfie portraits with reference to self portraits by the master painters though out art history. Explore the fundamentals of drawing and painting the...

Saturday Jan 18th, 12pm - 2pm

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