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Printmaking (6-12 yrs.)

at Children's Museum of the Arts - SoHo
103 Charlton St, New York, New York 10014

Forget covering up old notebooks with stickers, in this Art Colony class, students will get to create their own handmade books from cover to cover!  Students will work with CMA’s Teaching Artists to paint, dye, print, and marble their very own paper. They will also be introduced to various bookmaking techniques, such as stitch binding and stab...


5 sessions

Monday Jun 26th, 9am


Introduction to Painting (5 Sessions)

at Brooklyn Art Space & Trestle - Greenwood
850 3rd Avenue 4th Floor, Brooklyn, New York 11232

This 5-week class will delve into many different ways of using acrylic paint, from thin washes and transparent glazes to thick impasto. Beginners are welcome!  Using water-based paint, we will explore various subject matter - the still life, abstract mark-making, and basic portraits from a live model. Students will leave this class with a foundation...


5 sessions

Sunday Jun 4th, 4pm

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Introduction to Pastel

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

Discover the versatility and beauty of pastels with this introduction to basic pastel technique. Learn the difference between soft and hard pastels, what supports to use with pastel, how to mix color and how to care for finished pieces. We will work from still lifes to get experience not only with the medium of pastel itself but the process of drawing...


4 sessions

Thursday Jun 8th, 9am

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4-Week Ladies Casual Pants

at Esaie Couture Design School - Manhattan
38 W 32nd Street 10th Floor, Suite 1012, New York, New York 10001

Learn garment construction techniques, seam finishing and fitting techniques to complete a ladies trousers. Course Outline: Learn to measure the body properly  Learn pattern layout, cutting and marking  Learn pants construction (including zip fly, waistband, pockets, etc)  Learn proper fitting and finishing  Fabric &...


5 sessions

Tuesday Jun 27th, 10am


Beginner's Drawing at the MET

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side
145 W 96th St Ste #1B, New York, New York 10025

Escape the everyday and embrace your inner-artist in this inspiring drawing class. Everyone can draw, including you. Enjoy the beauty and inspiration of New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art as you: Receive tailor-made, encouraging one-on-one expert art instruction in drawing Are inspired by the MET museum’s life-size sculptures, master...


5 sessions

Tuesday May 30th, 11am

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Botanical Print Tea Towels

at New York Botanical Garden - Midtown
20 W 44th St, New York, New York 10036

Bring some whimsy to your kitchen with tea towels hand-printed with plant patterns. Multidisciplinary artist Caitlin Parker, whose work has been exhibited internationally, will show you just how easy it is to use pressed ferns, leaves, and flowers as stamps to make simple designs on paper or fabric.  Gather plant materials from NYBG grounds that...

Saturday Jul 15th, 10am


Natural Dyes and Pigments

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden - Crown Heights
1000 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

Learn how to create your own natural dyes and pigments from plants from your own backyard! In this hands-on workshop we will explore the process of making natural dyes and pigments and learn various dyeing and painting techniques. We will look at examples of plant-based pigments made throughout history and then create our own with a focus on regional...

Sunday Jul 16th, 10am


Unfolding Layers: Monotype Accordion Book Workshop

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

In this 3-week intensive immersion course students will explore the art of monotype. Monotypes, the most painterly of printmaking techniques, were used by artists from Degas to Jasper Johns. Students will focus on exploring the interactions of monotype with pastel. Learn to create infinite effects by layering images and patterns to create a series...


6 sessions

Thursday Jun 29th, 4pm


The Analog Film Lab

at BKC Brooklyn Central - Gowanus
119 8th Street, Suite #212, Brooklyn, New York 11215

This 8-hour intensive workshop will combine shooting, processing, developing and printing classic film photography into one action-packed day.  After meeting at our partner darkroom, we'll demonstrate how to properly load film and set up your camera. You'll get a refresher on shooting mechanics and using your light meter, then we'll each shoot...

Sunday Jun 18th, 10am


Basic Sewing

at Esaie Couture Design School - Midwood
1122 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11230

This 5 session class reveals the techniques you need to know to read a pattern, cut properly and sew to completion - a top, skirt or dress.  In each of these classes, you'll create another piece for your wardrobe. Course Outline: Learn about and choose appropriate fabrics and notions Learn to measure your body properly Learn to read and custom...


5 sessions

Saturday Jun 24th, 2pm

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Introduction to Screenprinting

at Lower East Side Printshop - Hell's Kitchen
306 W 37th St 6th Fl, New York, New York 10018

You will create handmade and photographic stencils and learn to use a vacuum press and exposure unit to expose screens. Explore the wide range of techniques in this versatile medium. Silkscreen allows you to easily print hand-drawn, photographic, and digital imagery on paper, fabric, and other surfaces in a variety of colors.  Topics will include: ...


6 sessions

Thursday Jun 15th, 6pm


Launch Your Clothing Line

at Esaie Couture Design School - Midwood
1122 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11230

Fulfilling your fashion dreams and starting your own apparel collection is exciting...and a little scary too, to say the least! Nonetheless, having a clothing sample of your design made up for the first time is always a one-of-a-kind experience. Needless to say, the first time you see your clothing in a retail shop will make you feel truly special,...


25 sessions

Saturday Jun 3rd, 10am

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Life Drawing

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side
5 E 89th St, New York, New York 10128

Draw from a live model in order to prepare for painting and sculpture. Through a formal study of structure, gesture, and likeness, you’ll gain the knowledge and experience to develop confidence in your unique interests and perceptions. Q&A Q: Is there a work-study program available? A: The school does have a Work-Study program, however,...


4 sessions

Saturday Jun 10th, 9am

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Radial Family Charts

at Pioneer Works - Red Hook
159 Pioneer St, Brooklyn, New York 11231

In this workshop you will learn to build a circular chart to plot the Zodiac Sun signs of your family and friends. A Radial Family Chart can unlock many interesting geometries and help you explore the intersection of family dynamics and astrology. Compasses, colored inks, and paper will be provided. As we build the charts, we will explore together...

Wednesday Jul 26th, 7pm


Figure Atelier

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

This class focuses on practical and historical figure-drawing and painting methods. A clear process for ascertaining proper proportions, establishing anatomical accuracy, and modeling form in light and shadow will be thoroughly discussed. The class is designed to eliminate guesswork and trial-and-error in painting and drawing, and is suited to beginning,...


10 sessions

Friday Jun 2nd, 10am

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