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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. Note: Please reach out to Coursehorse for the Supply List

$518

12 sessions

Friday Apr 28th, 1pm

(166)

The Contemporary Portrait

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

Students will work from a live model to create well-structured portrait and figure paintings with convincing colors and features. Participants will create two paintings throughout the semester, incorporating a variety of techniques such as comparative measuring, big form modeling, and glazing methods that are all important aspects of developing a successful...

$540

10 sessions

Wednesday May 31st, 6:30pm

(34)

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Mixed Media Portrait Drawing and Painting

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

Draw and paint directly from portrait models in a variety of color media. Combining techniques in watercolor, pastel, color pencil, marker, pen and charcoal, instructor Wennie Huang conducts daily demonstrations reviewing strategies for understanding facial proportion to create a likeness, as well as layering applications for line and color to create...

$245

2 sessions

Thursday Jul 13th, 10am

(166)

Drawing Heads and Hands

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

Draw the head and hands from the live model. Study proportion and expression for more lifelike portraits.

$249

5 sessions

Monday May 1st, 4pm

(166)

Oil Painting: Portrait

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

Working from a live model, learn a simple and fluid approach towards drawing the portrait directly onto the canvas with paint. You will then develop the portrait using a limited palette. And finally, through both glazing and an alla prima/wet on wet approach you will bring the portrait into fruition with an extended palette. This course covers a...

$175

3 sessions

Monday Apr 24th, 10am

(220)

Sketch and Sip

at Museum of the City of New York - East Harlem
1220 5th Ave , New York, New York 10029

Put pencil to paper and relax with drinks at the Museum of the City of New York. Professional artists and instructors, will guide you as you learn the techniques of sketching . April 13, Sketch & Sip: My New York In this Sketch & Sip session, be inspired by a tour of the student artwork on view in the exhibition The City and the...

Tuesday May 9th, 6pm

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Academic Figure and Portrait Painting

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

This class focuses on practical academic portrait- and figure-painting methods. Students are presented with a clear and organized system for mixing and applying accurate flesh tones by using a traditional structured palette. Simple methods for ascertaining proper proportions, drawing and shading will be thoroughly discussed.  The class is designed...

$540

10 sessions

Monday May 29th, 6:30pm

(34)

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...

$540

10 sessions

Thursday Jun 1st, 10am

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Portrait Drawing (3 sessions) with Edmond Rochat

at Drawing New York - Murray Hill
114 East 35th Street, New York, New York 10016

Portrait Drawing (3 sessions) with Artist Edmond Rochat - Mondays, April 17th, 24th and May 1st, - 6:30 -9:30pm all sessions.  Students will improve in three main areas of portrait drawing in this course: proportion/gesture, perspective and lighting form.  Each session starts with a demonstration by the instructor clearly showing what students...

$185

3 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
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Introduction to Portrait Drawing

at Cooper Union

This class is designed for the beginner who has never tackled the portrait, but has always wanted to learn how to get a lifelike drawing of the face and head. Students study facial proportions and anatomy in a supportive environment using a different model in each class as well as photographs. You will learn to see and accurately depict each feature...

$305

4 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(33)

Large Scale Figure Drawing

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

In this workshop, students will draw the life-size figure on six-foot lengths of paper. Attention will be devoted to quality of line, observation of the rhythms of the standing figure, proportion, and modeling of sculptural forms through value. Topics of discussion and demonstration will include the initial blocking-in of the drawing, use of lines...

$310

2 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
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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 class...

$450

5 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(20)

Drawing and Painting the Portrait

at Art Studios @ JCC in Manhattan - Upper West Side
334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

This class will give students the basics necessary to draw and paint the human face. Learn how to use light and shadow to create the 3D forms of the human head. A live model will be used each session.  Q&A Q: Is the school disability-friendly?  A: Yes. The JCC is completely accessible. You take an elevator from the lobby down to...

$276

6 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(225)

Figure, Portrait and Still Life, Color and Drawing

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

Master the art of the true colors of nature, in still life and esh tones in portrait painting. Learn how to see, mix, and use the basic skills of color, composition, and design. Develop the skills to resolve problems and command materials while gaining control of the medium.  Follow in the footsteps of masters such as Sargent, Sorolla, and Zorn,...

$775

16 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
(106)

Charcoal Portraiture

at Private Picassos Mobile - Flatbush - Ditmas Park
1118 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn, New York 11218

Students will explore this traditional drawing material to create their own self portraits. Includes all art materials and a drink voucher. Please dress for a mess! While we do provide aprons for students to wear during class, most our materials aren't washable. So come prepared to get messy while making art!

$35
No Upcoming Schedules
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