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Felted Pet Portraits

at Makers Mess - Silver Lake 602 N Hoover St, Los Angeles, California 90004

Come to the studio to create a felted portrait of your furry loved one! In this 3 hour class, we'll go over the tools and techniques of needle felting to create a one of a kind piece of art. Bring a pic of your pet or have one ready on your phone for reference. All materials provided. And don't forget to BYOB!

Wednesday Sep 18th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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The Portrait Series

at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Los Angeles 1515 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028

In this workshop we will discuss all aspects of creating a poignant, meaningful portrait series, including the importance of communication skills, the psychology of dealing with people, design continuity of your work, and the element of trust within the artistic exchange. In working within the structure of a “theme related” body of work, an artist...

Wednesday Sep 18th, 7pm - 10pm

  (6 sessions)
$465

6 sessions

Long Pose Portraiture

at Valley Art Workshop - Tarzana 5210 Collier Place, Woodland Hills, California 91364

3 hour long pose with a new model each week. Drawing and painting materials welcome. We have easels, benches, chairs, and tables. Our workshops are designed as both professionally intensive and communally fun introductions to printmaking. Our larger service is to equip artists with the knowledge of how to combine traditional printmaking and the resource...

Tuesday Sep 17th, 7pm - 10pm

Portrait Studio Lighting: A One-Day Workshop

at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Los Angeles 1515 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028

This one-day studio lighting course is designed as a basic introduction to lighting portraits in a controlled studio environment. In addition to learning technical use of equipment, participants will explore why great lighting, composition and styling are important elements in the creation of a successful portrait, as well as delving into other techniques...

Sunday Sep 22nd, 10am - 6pm

The Portrait: Expressing Identity

at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Los Angeles 1515 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028

“The most difficult thing for me is a portrait. You have to try and put your camera between the skin of a person and his shirt.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson In this day of iPhones, Instagram, and selfie culture, images of people are constantly part of our life in more ways than they have ever been. However, capturing a powerful portrait goes well...

Friday Sep 27th, 7pm - 9pm

  (3 sessions)
$950

3 sessions

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Beginning Portrait Drawing Workshop

at Kline Academy of Fine Art - Palms 3264 Motor Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90034

This essential practice presents the ultimate challenge to the artist and once mastered, opens up a world of possibilities. Whether you aim to become the next great portrait artist or just find joy in the process of drawing or painting, this course will set you on your path and will give you the tools you need to create a successful body...

Saturday Oct 5th, 10am - 1pm

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Portrait Painting (Old Masters)

at Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art - Van Nuys 16926 Saticoy St, Van Nuys, California 91406

During the golden age of painting from the 1600s-1900s, painting took on a sculptural approach, where brushstrokes reigned supreme in carving out form and texture. This portraiture class will focus on a sculptural approach to painting, as well as the “chiaroscuro” approach of the old masters, which used strong light and rich shadow to create intense...

Tuesday Oct 1st, 10am - 3:30pm

  (10 sessions)
$729

10 sessions

Portrait Drawing/Painting

at Hippo Factory - West Jefferson 3614 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90016

Learn to break down the portrait with emphasis on understanding of shape, value and edges in order to render a three dimensional likeness. Paint from both portrait images photographed specifically for the Hippo Factory and a live model session at the end of each four week workshop. A limited Zorn color palate will be taught. PORTRAIT PAINTING SUPPLY...

Saturday Nov 2nd, 2pm - 5pm

Portrait Drawing (Learning from the Old Masters)

at Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art - Van Nuys 16926 Saticoy St, Van Nuys, California 91406

Learning From the Old Masters will be an aesthetic exploration into the Elements and Principles of drawing the portrait as they relate to the study of Light and Structure. This class will alternate weekly between working from life and doing copies of Old Master portraits. The best Old Master portraits are character driven and strike a subtle balance...

Monday Oct 14th, 7pm - 10pm

  (8 sessions)
$549

8 sessions

Assemblage 3-D Sculpture Portrait Art

at West Los Angeles College - Culver City Fine Arts Bldg 9000 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, California 90230

If you enjoy creative expression and a challenge in creating unique kinds of artwork, then this is your class! Assemblage is a form of mixed-media art that consists of 3-D elements. You will be using various materials such as cardboard, card stock, buttons, fabric, and more to complete your own 3-D portrait art.  Along the way, Karen will introduce...

Monday Oct 21st, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$75

3 sessions

Portrait and Clothed Figure Painting

at Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art - Van Nuys 16926 Saticoy St, Van Nuys, California 91406

In this class, we will focus on life painting and drawing methods to explore and understand the gesture, expression and structure of the human form. Students will have the option to work either in oil or charcoal, with a strong emphasis put on composition. Through multiple live demonstrations as well as one-on-one critiques, students will be taught...

Monday Oct 14th, 11am - 4:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$629

8 sessions

Alla Prima Portrait Painting

at Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art - Van Nuys 16926 Saticoy St, Van Nuys, California 91406

Light reveals form. A convincing portrait is as much a portrait of the Light as it is of the forms and structures that define the subject at hand. In fact, they are dual aspects of a singular reality as perceived by the human eye—dictated by the laws of visual perception, specifically the physics of Light. This course will introduce students to...

Thursday Oct 17th, 10am - 3:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$679

8 sessions

Live Portrait Painting Demo by Natalia Fabia

at Kline Academy of Fine Art - Palms 3264 Motor Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90034

Saturday Night Live Portrait Painting Demo by Natalia Fabia Sat. November 9th, 6:30-9:30pm Watch how one of the most sought after figurative artists Natalia Fabia paints a portrait! Once voted one of L.A.'s 100 most fascinating people, Natalia Fabia is a master of figure and portrait work.  Learn how to use simple but alluring painting...

Saturday Nov 9th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Beginning Portrait Painting Workshop
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Beginning Portrait Painting Workshop

at Kline Academy of Fine Art - Palms 3264 Motor Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90034

This essential practice presents the ultimate challenge to the artist and once mastered, opens up a world of possibilities. Whether you aim to become the next great portrait artist or just find joy in the process of drawing or painting, this course will set you on your path and will give you the tools you need to create a successful body...

Saturday Sep 21st, 2pm - 5pm

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