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Increase your understanding of anatomy and proportion and learn how to draw using charcoal and pencil. Work from models to make drawings that convey the strength and subtlety of the human form. Prerequisite: Basic Drawing.

$240
M.   Jan 12th - Feb 9th, 4pm
All levels
(41)
Monday January 12 4pm - 6:30pm 5 Sessions $240
Saturday January 17 1pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $230
Saturday February 28 1pm - 3pm 5 Sessions $195
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Sharpen your drawing skills in this four-day workshop. Work from live models to develop your sense of anatomy and proportion.

$265
M.T.W.Th.   Apr 13th - Apr 16th, 10am
All levels
(41)

Students will be able to practice their drawing skills on a series of different poses different days of the week. Bring drawing/painting supplies. We will provide easels, tables, and drawing boards.Mondays: Series of short poses (BYOB)Wednesdays: One three-hour pose (BYOB)Saturdays: One three-hour posePress 35 on the buzzer.Important: For this class,...

$12
M.   Jan 5th, 7pm
All levels
(44)
Monday January 5 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Wednesday January 7 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Saturday January 10 12pm - 3pm 1 Session $12
Monday January 12 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Wednesday January 14 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Saturday January 17 12pm - 3pm 1 Session $12
Monday January 19 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Wednesday January 21 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Saturday January 24 12pm - 3pm 1 Session $12
Monday January 26 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
Wednesday January 28 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $12
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Focus on painting and drawing to create strong portrait and figure compositions. Focus on light and shadow, color and surface to create strong paintings of the figure and portrait. Through multiple session poses, learn about anatomy and the structure of the body, head and features.

$430
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 16th, 10am
All levels
(41)
Monday January 12 10am - 12:30pm 10 Sessions $430
Monday January 12 1pm - 3:30pm 10 Sessions $430
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Learn how to see and find your own individual level of drawing success by working from a live model. You’ll focus on the key elements of drawing, such as light and shadow, shape, value, and soft and hard edges, creating the structural forms of the human figure. Learn the essence of your materials, be it charcoal, graphite, or colored pencil to develop...

$250
W.   Jan 21st - Mar 11th, 7pm
All levels
(12)
Wednesday January 21 7pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $250
Wednesday March 25 7pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $250
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Learn a structural approach to drawing the figure that builds on the underlying anatomical structures of the body. Learn to use body landmarks, plane changes, and the inner axis of forms to create more solid and well-understood depictions of the figure. Short lectures and demonstrations focusing on particular parts of the body will introduce important...

$250
Th.F.   Jan 22nd - Mar 13th, 1pm
All levels
(12)
Thursday January 22 1pm - 4pm 16 Sessions $250
Thursday March 26 1pm - 4pm 16 Sessions $250
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Acquire the tools to draw the human figure and place it successfully in a composition, including expressive line quality, successful shading, and overlapping of form to create three-dimensionality. You’ll work from a live model each session, starting with gesture poses and working systematically to longer poses as the class progresses. The anatomy...

$250
M.   Jan 26th - Mar 16th, 4pm
All levels
(12)
Monday January 26 4pm - 7pm 8 Sessions $250
Monday March 23 4pm - 7pm 8 Sessions $250
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In the course of the workshop we'll draw from professional models who are also burlesque dancers, trapeze artists and drag kings and queens, trying to capture likeness, movement and gesture. Create highly original drawings and build a professional portfolio, open to beginners and career draftsmen alike.We'll cover the fundamentals of anatomy, sighting...

$240
T.   Jan 6th - Feb 10th, 7pm
All levels
(12)

Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
F.   Jan 2nd, 11am
All levels
(7)
Friday January 2 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday January 9 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday January 16 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday January 23 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday January 30 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday February 6 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday February 13 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday February 20 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday February 27 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday March 6 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday March 13 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday March 20 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Friday March 27 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
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Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
Sa.   Jan 3rd, 11am
All levels
(7)
Saturday January 3 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday January 10 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday January 17 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday January 24 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday January 31 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday February 7 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday February 14 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday February 21 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday February 28 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday March 7 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday March 14 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday March 21 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Saturday March 28 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
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Other Dates (13)

Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
Su.   Jan 4th, 11am
All levels
(7)
Sunday January 4 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 4 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 11 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 11 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 18 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 18 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 25 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday January 25 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 1 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 1 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 8 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 8 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 15 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 15 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 22 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday February 22 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 1 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 1 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 8 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 8 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 15 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 15 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 22 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 22 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 29 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Sunday March 29 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $20
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Other Dates (26)

Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
M.   Jan 5th, 11am
All levels
(7)
Monday January 5 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 5 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 12 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 12 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 19 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 19 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 26 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday January 26 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 2 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 2 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 9 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 9 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 16 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 16 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 23 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 23 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 2 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 2 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 9 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 9 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 16 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 16 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 23 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 23 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 30 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday March 30 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
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Other Dates (26)

Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
T.   Jan 6th, 11am
All levels
(7)
Tuesday January 6 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday January 13 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday January 20 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday January 27 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday February 3 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday February 10 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday February 17 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday February 24 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday March 3 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday March 10 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday March 17 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday March 24 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Tuesday March 31 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
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Other Dates (13)

Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
W.   Jan 7th, 11am
All levels
(7)
Wednesday January 7 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 7 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 14 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 14 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 21 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 21 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 28 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday January 28 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 4 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 4 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 11 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 11 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 18 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 18 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 25 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday February 25 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 4 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 4 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 11 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 11 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 18 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 18 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 25 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Wednesday March 25 8pm - 10pm 1 Session $20
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Draw/sketch from a live model.Bring your own art supplies. Open to all levels.Note: Classes are taught in the lower levels of GLLAM (Gallery La La Artisan Market). GLLAM is a boutique/gallery in Soho featuring the work of Independent Designers.

$20
Th.   Jan 8th, 11am
All levels
(7)
Thursday January 8 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday January 15 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday January 22 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday January 29 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday February 5 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday February 12 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday February 19 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday February 26 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday March 5 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday March 12 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday March 19 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Thursday March 26 11am - 1pm 1 Session $20
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Understanding the basics of drawing the figure allows you to organize light, shade, gesture and rhythm into a single expressive whole. Working individually with the instructor, you’ll be introduced to varied drawing approaches and techniques, and develop your skills and insights. Open to students of all levels.Photo courtesy of: David Plakke Media,...

$250
Sa.   Jan 24th - Mar 14th, 1pm
All levels
(12)
Saturday January 24 1pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $250
Saturday March 28 1pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $250
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This course is a three-hour figure model-drawing course, employing classical techniques and drawing principles using simple materials (Charcoal, pencil, paper). Material covered in lectures includes an introduction to perspective and simple geometries, proportion and scale, skiagraphy, sight measuring, skeletal and muscular anatomical landmarks. Students...

$540
Th.   Feb 5th - Apr 30th, 10am
All levels
(6)

This course develops the artist's ability to represent the figure in pictorial space. Drawing is based on observation from life with attention to proportional accuracy, foreshortening and the use of form and shadows. Students are taught a system directly related to perspective, major planes and geometric mass conceptions. An introductory study of the...

$540
T.   Feb 3rd - Apr 28th, 10am
All levels
(6)
Tuesday February 3 10am - 1pm 13 Sessions $540
Tuesday February 3 10am - 5pm 13 Sessions $1,015
Tuesday February 3 2pm - 5pm 13 Sessions $540
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This introductory course is designed to offer students a fundamental understanding of the figure through drawing. The ideas presented will include gesture, movement, proportion, structure, volume and anatomy.  Through weekly demonstrations, lectures and assignments, students will gain the essential knowledge and technical skill necessary to develop...

$540
T.   Feb 3rd - Apr 28th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(6)

This “figure drawing” class utilizes white chalk on a mid-toned paper to instantly create the effect of light on a figure. The class will devote its time between basic figure drawing skills (gesture, proportion, and structure), environment (perspective), and light on form (defining the zones of light). Diverse lighting scenarios will be covered...

$540
W.   Feb 4th - Apr 29th, 2pm
Beginner
(6)
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