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BYOB Pastel Painting Party

Uncork your creative expression with this BYOB art class! Enjoy unlimited inspiration as you connect with wonderful people, re-spark your inner-artist, and create your own colorful pastel painting on paper in only one night! In this step-by-step, color-by-color BYOB pastel painting class experience, you will: Learn the most important pastel techniques...

$34
Th.   Aug 25th, 7pm
All levels
(323)
Other Dates (7)
Custom Bridal and Evening Wear: The Italian Method

In this bridal and evening wear dressmaking intensive, a visiting Italian instructor, possessing years of experience in sartorial techniques, is coming to New York to teach formal dressmaking, the Italian way. She will lead you through the entire process of creating a custom-made gown in just 2 intense weeks. Hand drawing design silhouettes Fabrication...

$1,795
8 sessions
T.W.Th.F.M.   Sep 6th, 10am
Beginner
(189)
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Weekly Figure Drawing

Figure drawing drop-in sessions are open to everyone. Artists may come, set up, and work directly from the model at their own pace. Chairs and drawing boards are provided. Artists are responsible for their own materials (paper, pencils, charcoal, erasers, etc).  Mondays: Series of short poses (BYOB)  Wednesdays:  One three-hour pose...

$15
Sa.   Aug 27th, 12pm
All levels
(192)
Other Dates (54)
5 Session Intro to Printing

Intro to printing is a five class workshop (a total of 15 hours) that incorporates creative exercises as well as press free printing techniques. In each class we will explore the methods that artists have used to quiet the mind and unleash creativity. We will think about color theory, composition, texture, line and how to edit. You will find out...

$275
5 sessions
W.   Sep 7th, 10am
All levels
(192)
Other Dates (2)
Intro to Printing with Intro to Color

Intro to printing is a five class workshop (a total of 15 hours) that incorporates creative exercises as well as press free printing techniques.   In each class we will explore the methods that artists. have used to quiet the mind and unleash creativity.  We will think about color theory, composition, texture, line and how to edit. ...

$362.50
8 sessions
W.Th.   Sep 7th, 10am
All levels
(192)
DIY Silkscreen

In this 4-hour intensive workshop you will learn how to make your own silkscreening set-up that can run right off your kitchen table. You will learn how to prepare a screen, transfer an image, and make a print from start to finish. We supply a tote bag, or you may bring your own t-shirt. Let us guide you through this notoriously tricky medium...

$85
Sa.   Sep 10th, 12pm
All levels
(192)
Other Dates (4)
BYOB Model Draw

Explore your talents and enjoy an evening focused on figure drawing from one of our carefully selected, professional live models. No need to be a pro, just bring your favorite materials (no fumes, please) and enjoy an evening of putting pencil (marker, ink, charcoal, etc.) to paper.

$17
W.   Aug 31st, 8pm
All levels
(8)

Get Artsy

Encaustic

This 3 hour workshop is an overview of Encaustic painting. Participants will learn the fundamentals of working in this medium and will have a chance to explore multiple techniques. We will learn how to melt, mix, and apply the wax to create smooth and textured surfaces as well as how to incise the wax to create intricate drawings. Collage and photocopy...

$85
M.   Sep 12th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(192)
Other Dates (4)
Draping Fundamentals

Learn how to design using the art form of draping. On an industry dressform you'll learn basic draping skills to advanced techniques to express yourself as a designer. Once you master this art, design to your heart's content! Some designers perfect work on the flat pattern, but there is nothing more exciting then designing in 3D and seeing your ideas...

$450
4 sessions
Sa.   Oct 15th, 4:30pm
All levels
(189)
Tapestry Weaving Beyond the Basics

Tapestry Weaving Beyond the Basics will build on the skills covered in our introductory class. You will explore new patterns, knots, and shapes while learning how to create a tapestry of your own design. You'll also have a chance to refresh yourself on skills learned during the introductory class. Prerequisite Skills: Tapestry Weaving Basics or comparable...

$75
2 sessions
T.   Nov 1st, 5pm
All levels
(187)
Macintosh Basics: An Introduction

This workshop provides an introduction to computers in general and the Macintosh system in particular. Students learn all the basic features necessary to use a Macintosh computer for digital photography. Through hands-on instruction, they become familiar with the computer's components-the desktop, its contents, and removable media such as CD-ROMs...

$100
Sa.   Oct 1st, 10am
Beginner
(26)
Other Dates (3)
Astonishing Watercolors

Learn to create astonishing watercolors using techniques ranging from dry-into-dry, wet into-wet and wet-into-dry and explore color, composition, and texture. Paint still life, nature, portrait, and figure. Required art supplies:  For painting   artist quality watercolor set 1 round #10 sable brush (fingernail size)...

$195
7 sessions
Su.   Oct 9th, 12pm
All levels
(24)
5 Session Watercolor

This transparent water-based painting medium has been enjoyed and used for centuries. Regardless of your experience level, we will learn how to use materials and all the techniques associated with watercolor. You will see demonstrations, and we will discuss composition, design, subject matter, and textures that lend themselves to this medium. You...

$275
5 sessions
T.   Sep 13th, 6:30pm
All levels
(192)
Other Dates (2)
Non-Silver Printing: Alternative Processes

Featuring fine-art papers, hand-applied archival emulsions, and simple techniques, historic photographic processes present compelling alternatives to both traditional silver methods and modern digital prints. In this hands-on course, students produce enlarged digital negatives that are used for contact printing in various processes, including cyanotype,...

$845
10 sessions
W.   Sep 28th, 2pm
All levels
(26)
Other Dates (2)
Botanical Drawing for Beginners

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
T.   Oct 4th, 10am
Beginner
(155)
Other Dates (3)
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