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Portrait Drawing

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn about anatomy, proportion, line and value by working from quick studies and longer poses. Develop your ability to capture the model’s features and personality; then move onto drawing your friends and family. Prerequisite: Drawing for Beginners. Supply List: For Susan Cottle’s Class: Drawing pencils 2H, HB, 2B, 4B, 6B and/or thin, soft...

$214

4 sessions

Monday Apr 30th, 4pm

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Portrait Drawing

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

Throughout the history of western art, portrait drawing has remained a vital artistic practice. Artists such as Michelangelo, Holbein, Van Dyck, and Ingres have explored this motif. These works speak to us because they are immediate, direct and honest. This workshop focuses on the methods and tools needed to draw a portrait with accuracy and feeling. ...

$900

5 sessions

Monday Jun 25th, 9am

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1-Session Portrait Drawing/Painting

at Trestle Workshops - Greenwood
850 3rd Ave 4th Fl Ste 411, Brooklyn, New York 11232

Choice medium, demo will be given in Graphite and Watercolor, although all mediums are welcome!   Please Note: Bring $10 for the model fee.

Tuesday Jun 5th, 6:30pm

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Intro to Drawing & Painting

at CourseHorse Course Bundles - Chelsea
526 W 26th St Ste 415, New York, New York 10001

This is a discounted package of courses frequently purchased together. Click into each course to learn more about its curriculum.   Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting  Meets Mon - Thu, 9 AM - 12 PM   Drawing has been the foundation of art for many centuries, and the incredibly diverse and varied approaches continue to...

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$128
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$160

Structural Figure Anatomy: Long Pose

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

Refine your figure drawing skills and develop the sophistication that you’ve always desired for your drawings and paintings. Students in this class will gain an understanding of how to apply structural and anatomical concepts to their figurative work. With an emphasis on gesture, proportion, perspective, and morphology, we will create a single, in-depth...

$540

10 sessions

Saturday May 26th, 2pm

Draw It with Pastel

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn the fundamentals of color theory while continuing to develop your drawing skills. Q&A Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?  A: No, make-up classes are not allowed since other classes may be full. Further, instructors are paid based on the number of students within their own classes, so attending a class outside your own...

$522

12 sessions

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Constructing the Figure

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

Learn to construct solid and anatomically correct figure and portrait drawings. Through lectures, demonstrations and individual instruction this course will cover the anatomical, structural and surface forms of the head and figure.  Participant will be taken through a range of short and long poses to explore the gesture as well as the creation...

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$200
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$400

4 sessions

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Watercolor: The Techniques

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

Gain an understanding of traditional watercolor techniques: wet-into-wet, layering transparent washes and experimenting with various papers.  The instructor— classically trained in portrait, figure, cityscape, and landscape—will demonstrate loose and controlled watercolor techniques. Teaching will be individually adapted to your direction...

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$325
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$650

8 sessions

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Drawing: Anatomy and Artistry

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

This class will teach essential anatomy for figure drawing. Anatomy will be taught and discussed as a tool to create expressive, interesting figure drawings. Artistry will be emphasized. We will analyze the “magic” of old master drawings. Students will also learn the basic shading techniques, expression of line, building solid planes, portrait...

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$150
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$300

4 sessions

Introduction to the Portrait

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

This class teaches you to paint portraits with solid dimension and beautiful skin tones. Working from the live model, you’ll progress from drawing to painting; learning to see proportion, light and shadow with specificity and nuance as it falls across the structure of the head; and to handle oil paint to capture this effect. Clear instruction is...

$1,015

10 sessions

Academic Figure and Portrait Painting

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

Classes will focus on practical academic figure and portrait painting methods from life. Simple methods for ascertaining proper proportions, drawing and shading, transferring, and painting development will be thoroughly discussed and demonstrated. Students are presented with a clear and organized system of mixing and applying accurate flesh tones by...

$540

8 sessions

Monday Jun 4th, 6:30pm

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Digital Photo Live In-the-Field Workshop @ Central Park

at Digital Photo Academy - Upper West Side
Central Park West & 79th St, New York, New York 10024

In 1858, Frederick Law Olmsted won a design competition to improve and expand the park with a plan they entitled the Greensward Plan.  Since then, continuing through today, Central Park has an international allure that brings locals and far-away travelers to this urban center delight. In fact, there are a number of photographers who have devoted...

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$89.10
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$99

Saturday Jun 9th, 11am

Melissa Averinos Making Faces Workshop

at Gotham Quilts - Midtown
40 W 37th St Ste 603, New York, New York 10018

We’re excited to host Melissa Averinos at Gotham Quilts for the first time! Making Faces is Melissa’s signature class, which she has taught at big shows like Quiltcon.  This workshop is an exploration in raw edge appliqué faces, and includes: a comprehensive lesson on drawing and understanding facial features instruction and inspiration...

$135

2 sessions

Saturday Aug 18th, 6:30pm

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Figure Painting the Model w/ Focus on Portrait

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side
315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

Paint or draw the human figure in costume, delving into themes such as historical dress, the use of hats, musical instruments, and other evocative or historically significant props. Develop a fuller understanding of light and shadow, warm and cool colors, sculptural strokes, and simple, expressive shapes while using the painting medium of your choice,...

$250

4 sessions

Monday Jun 4th, 4pm

Foundations of Portrait Drawing

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

In this class participants will investigate the foundational elements of portrait drawing. During the course of five sessions each student will construct one portrait so that each lesson can be thoroughly studied and implemented. Beginning with introductory strategies on how to effectively place the proportions of a live model onto paper.  The...

$450

5 sessions

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