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Classic Charcoal Drawing for Beginners

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights, New York

In this class, students will learn the skills and techniques for charcoal drawing. Ever wonder how those beautiful Michelangelo sketches are made? It's not genius or talent, but can be broken down into clear technique and skills. Pick out your favorite Michelangelo (or Leonardo if you prefer the anatomy) sketch and we can reproduce it together in...

Sunday Oct 2nd, 2:30pm

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Drawing (Beginners)

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side, New York

Learn to draw from direct observation. Hone your skills before moving on to more advanced courses. Supply List: Supplies depends on the assigned instructor. Please contact CourseHorse after registration for the Supply List.

$228

6 sessions

Thursday Nov 3rd, 7pm

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Botanical Drawing for Beginners

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx, New York

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...

$239

4 sessions

Tuesday Oct 4th, 10am

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Drawing (Beginners)

at National Academy School of Fine Arts - Upper East Side, New York

This course is designed to give students a solid foundation in the fundamentals of drawing. The skills necessary to render a subject three-dimensionally will be taught through a variety of exercises using still life and eventually the model. Observational techniques, composition and different artistic approaches will be explored as students use a variety...

$340

8 sessions

Wednesday Nov 9th, 7pm

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Basics of Drawing

at Art Studios @ JCC in Manhattan - Upper West Side, New York

This course focuses on building fundamental drawing skills to translate a 3D experience onto a 2D surface. Students will learn basic techniques like shading, controlling tones, and composition. Class will draw from still life, photographs, and live models, working in both black-and-white and color. Classes are kept small to ensure individualized instruction. ...

Monday Oct 10th, 1:30pm

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Introduction to Drawing (5 Sessions)

at Brooklyn Art Space & Trestle - Gowanus, New York

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...

$275

5 sessions

Tuesday Oct 18th, 6:30pm

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Beginner's Drawing at the MET (Single Session)

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side, New York

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 Oct 15th, 3pm

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Drawing Class : Pen, Ink and Beyond

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side, New York

An entry point into the world of pen, ink, brush and color washes. Examine the work of sepia masters like Da Vinci, the Expressionists and modernists like Raymond Pettibon, and develop a series of drawings (utilizing expressionistic contour, cross hatching, pointillism, color wash and dry brush) that utilizes the full potential of ink.  Perfect...

$228

6 sessions

Sunday Nov 6th, 1:30pm

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Art Workshop (Wednesdays)

at Chelsea Drawing & Painting Workshops - Chelsea, New York

You may be interested in drawing and painting, as both an experienced artist ​or as some one just starting out on the artistic path. If you are a beginner, the artist -instructor will start you off on the fundamentals of drawing by creating your own still-life of objects to draw. For intermediate and advanced emerging artists, we work with what...

Wednesday Oct 5th, 1pm

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Art Workshop (Friday Evening)

at Chelsea Drawing & Painting Workshops - Chelsea, New York

You may be interested in drawing and painting, as both an experienced artist ​or as some one just starting out on the artistic path. If you are a beginner, the artist -instructor will start you off on the fundamentals of drawing by creating your own still-life of objects to draw. For intermediate and advanced emerging artists, we work with what...

Friday Oct 7th, 6pm

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Portrait Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Beginner)

at Creatively Wild Art Studio - DUMBO, New York

In this beginners portrait class, learn specific techniques such as color mixing, color value, composition, proportions, glazing, brushwork, paint application and texture. Select the medium that excites you most - oil, acrylic, watercolor or mixed media, paint from live models, as well as figures and portraiture inspired by various subject matter,...

$430

6 sessions

Sunday Oct 16th, 2:30pm

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Observational Drawing

at Shoestring Press - Crown Heights, New York

For beginners, intermediates looking to build skills, or those who haven’t drawn in a while, how to draw what you see. Exercises introduced in the classroom will be taken to the street, as we will work with observational drawing in urban and botanical settings. Are materials provided and included in cost of the class? Yes.  Basic materials...

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6 sessions

Sunday Oct 16th, 11am

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Getting Started with Pastel

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side, New York

Designed for beginners who want to get started fast. Our intro classes, taught by professional artists, invite you to sample drawing, painting or ceramics in three-week sessions. Are materials provided and included in cost of the class? Yes.

$198

4 sessions

Sunday Oct 23rd, 10:30am

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Adult Intro to Studio Art

at One River School - Englewood, New Jersey

Great for beginners to learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting. Artist instructors provide hands on instruction, demonstrations and personalized guidance- helping students master artistic techniques across a variety of media and subject matter.

$215

4 sessions

Monday Oct 3rd, 12pm

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Illustrative Hand Lettering: The Eavesdropper Way

at Input Lofts (formerly WECREATE) - Greenwich Village, New York

New York is home to the loudest, strangest and sometimes most memorable conversations, so why not use them to inspire your next hand-lettered masterpiece? Learn how Eavesdropper's creator Mete Erdogan finds inspiration, expresses emotion visually and transforms sketches into final artwork. By the end of the class, you will have your...

Wednesday Oct 19th, 7pm

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