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Taste it all in this drawing and painting class for beginners! Artistic expression in the form of painting and drawing expression is exciting, energizing and incredibly freeing! Discover your authentic inner-artist and your creative passion in this popular weekend beginner’s art class as you:Explore your creativity through painting, drawing and the...

$274
Su.   May 17th, 1pm
All levels
(153)
Sunday May 17 1pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $274
Friday May 22 11am - 1pm 6 Sessions $274
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This class is for you if you are relatively new to drawing and want direction on how to proceed. This class is for beginners and for people who consider themselves beginners. The Class:We will begin with a short Q & A session where we answer some common questions: Do I begin with one tiny piece or do I try to get the whole image on the paper?...

$45
Sa.   May 9th, 6pm
Beginner
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These classes are structured around drawing and painting exercises to strengthen fundamentals. For beginners, it is a good introduction to basic skills, for more experienced students it is a chance to fortify their foundation and address weaknesses. There are individual critiques throughout. Note: Please bring drawing materials (pencil, paper) &...

$35
W.   Apr 29th, 9am
All levels
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Wednesday April 29 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday April 30 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 4 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 4 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday May 6 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday May 7 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 11 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 11 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday May 13 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday May 14 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 18 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 18 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday May 20 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday May 21 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday May 25 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Monday May 25 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Wednesday May 27 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday May 28 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 1 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 1 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday June 3 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday June 4 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 8 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 8 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday June 10 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday June 11 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 15 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 15 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday June 17 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday June 18 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 22 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 22 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Wednesday June 24 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Thursday June 25 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 29 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday June 29 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Monday June 29 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Thursday July 2 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday July 6 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Monday July 6 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Thursday July 9 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday July 13 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
Monday July 13 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Thursday July 16 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Thursday August 13 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Monday August 17 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Thursday August 20 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
Monday August 24 9am - 12pm 5 Sessions $140
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Wednesday August 26 9am - 12pm 1 Session $35
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Can’t draw a straight line? No creative bone in your body? Everyone can draw, including you! In this 90-minute drawing class crash course, jump into the world of self-expression through drawing. In this encouraging and fear-free beginner’s drawing class, you will:Learn basic drawing techniques, including line, composition, gesture, and shadingExplore...

$29
F.   May 15th, 3pm
Beginner
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This class will cover fundamental aspects of the visual language of drawing including perspective, charcoal tonal drawing, mark making (line, hatching, cross-hatching, etc), still-life, portraiture, figure drawing with the live model and much more. Behind many great works of art, abstraction or realism, lies a strong drawing. Drawing is the bridge...

$250
T.   Jun 9th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Tuesday June 9 6:30pm - 9:30pm 5 Sessions $250
Tuesday September 1 6:30pm - 9:30pm 5 Sessions $250
Tuesday November 10 6:30pm - 9:30pm 5 Sessions $250
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Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. Learn to draw a selection of plant parts, including branches, stems, leaves, and flowers, for pleasure or to expand your drawing skills.Recommended Textbooks:Botanical...

$229
T.   May 19th, 6pm
Beginner
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Using techniques of observation, sketching, and illumination, master the fine art of illustrating plant form and color with realistic results. Develop a beautiful notebook of frame-worthy illustrations using graphite and colored pencils. No experience necessary. Please bring lunch. Materials List:Hand pencil sharpener or battery operated pencil sharpener....

$359
M.T.W.   May 4th, 10am
Beginner
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This is a beginner pencil drawing course with emphasis on self-portrait, still life, and landscapes, as well as patternmaking for woodcarving designs. Skills developed in this course will give you a life-long pleasure in drawing. Come and join the fun. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided. Free membership in...

$400
T.   Jun 2nd, 9am
Beginner
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Tuesday June 2 9am - 11am 4 Sessions $400
Tuesday June 2 3pm - 5pm 4 Sessions $400
Tuesday June 2 6pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $400
Saturday June 6 10am - 12pm 4 Sessions $400
Saturday July 4 10am - 12pm 4 Sessions $400
Tuesday July 7 9am - 11am 4 Sessions $400
Tuesday July 7 3pm - 5pm 4 Sessions $400
Tuesday July 7 6pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $400
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Beginning with drawing from the historic plaster casts in the Academy’s collection and transitioning to the live model, this course examines multiple drafting strategies for both long and short poses. Guided by lectures, weekly class demonstrations, and personalized demonstrations, students will create observational drawings while studying material...

$505
Sa.   May 30th, 10am
All levels
(6)

This is a beginning class in drawing and painting designed for those with little or no artistic training. Weekly exercises will train the student to master the foundation skills needed to continue to more advanced courses. Exercises include value scales, sighting, construction, and still life. Classes begin with demonstrations of the exercises followed...

$545
Sa.   May 30th, 2pm
Beginner
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Saturday May 30 2pm - 5pm 11 Sessions $545
Monday June 1 6:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $545
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Students will learn basic embroidery stitches and work with the teacher to convert a simple drawing to an embroidery pattern.Leave with a sampler and project in tow and with the tools to get stitchy with your own drawings! Supplies included.

$45
T.   May 12th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Tuesday May 12 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday May 26 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday June 9 6:30pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
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Exploring all different drawing and painting techniques using different media such as a variety of pencils, pastels, watercolor and acrylics. Students will find their individual expression through art and develop technical skills with rendering and color.

$185
Th.   Apr 30th, 4pm
Beginner
(12)
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Free live music and bar after you draw!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 drawingGet...

$45
Sa.   May 9th, 12pm
Beginner
(153)

In this workshop students will learn how to use drawing as a tool to study plant forms, with a focus on identifying characteristics. Our subject will be the Garden's beautiful annual and perennial collections. Students will begin a sketchbook collection of plants. This class is suitable for artistic beginners and horticulture students alike.Note: Please...

$70
Su.   Jun 14th, 11am
Beginner
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Sunday June 14 11am - 3:30pm 1 Session $70
Sunday June 21 11am - 3:30pm 1 Session $70
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Learn the techniques of this challenging, beautiful medium through demonstrations and exercises using winter still-life subjects, art reproductions, and photos. Some previous drawing experience is helpful but not essential. The first class includes a thorough discussion of materials and sources. Supplies will be provided for the first class only; if...

$194
W.   Jun 17th, 6pm
Beginner
(31)
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Expect to learn while having fun, through demonstration, exercises, and individual instruction. Students will work from photographs provided for them, or can paint from their own photos.We are  so pleased to offer a five hour watercolor workshop with award-willing artist and teacher Dorrie Rifkin. Her work graces the current cover of Watercolor...

$95
Sa.   May 30th, 10am
All levels
(79)

Students attending this class is the perfect course for a beginner seeking to gain confidence and competency in screen printing. This four week course will cover printing in multiple colors, how to use rubylith and drawing fluid, give you the dirt on choosing the best screen printing tools for your project and tips n' tricks for printing smartly. New...

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$375
W.   May 20th, 7pm
Beginner
(18)
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Grab your sweetie for a unique, creative date as you enjoy art, beauty, fun, and drawing at NYC's most famous museum! Everything is better with the one you love, including drawing classes. Everyone can draw, so tap into your inner-artists together in this encouraging, non-judgmental New York City drawing class as you:Relax as a couple and enjoy the...

$65
Sa.   May 9th, 3pm
Beginner
(153)

Introduction to the basic techniques of drawing and watercolor. Our subjects will be still-life, art reproductions and photos. Summer class (session 4) will meet in Central Park weather permitting. Supplies will be provided for the first class. Enjoy developing your rendering skills in a supportive environment

$315
Sa.   May 2nd, 10:30am
Beginner
(12)

AutoCAD is a suite of popular CAD (Computer Aided Design) software products for 2 and 3 dimensional design and drafting. Developed by Autodesk, the AutoCAD family of products has become the most widely used CAD software in the world. AutoCAD is a vector graphics drawing program, it uses entities such as lines, polylines, circles, arcs and text as the...

$1,245
M.T.W.Th.F.   Jun 8th, 9am
Beginner
(134)
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