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Drawing, Painting and Portfolio Prep (Ages 11-14)

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side

Course Details
$402.99 1 seat left
Start Date:

Wed, Oct 16, 5:00pm - Dec 11, 6:30pm (8 sessions)

Upper West Side, Manhattan
145 W 96th St Ste #1B
Btwn Amsterdam & Columbus Avenues
New York, New York 10025
No Classes: November 27
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 11 - 14 years old
Average Class Size: 8
Teacher: Sara Weininger

What you'll learn in this kids drawing class:

If you are a student that is passionate about art, creativity, and self-expression, this art class is a perfect fit for you! In this small-sized, personalized art class for students, you will learn how to deepen your knowledge of artistic techniques, strengthen your visual arts skills, develop your own unique style, and create your own art portfolio (either for personal satisfaction or for placement into the variety of specialized visual arts high schools or colleges). This class will guide you every step of the way in creating winning artwork for your own enjoyment and if you'd like, to use in your visual art portfolio.

Through the encouraging, customized, and expert art instruction that The Art Studio NY is known for, students will receive tailor-made, structured guidance and inspiring art instruction according to your own needs, goals, and interests. Developing an art portfolio for personal use, Visual Arts High Schools or Colleges can feel overwhelming and intimidating, and often students and parents are not sure where to start. In this fun and engaging Drawing, Painting, and Portfolio Prep Art Class, you will:

  • Develop a variety of high-quality, original artworks
  • Receive one-on-one, tailor-made art instruction, guidance, and feedback by a Professional Artist and Expert Art Instructor
  • Create quality drawings, paintings, and artworks that exhibit a diversity of subject matter and artistic mediums
  • Practice the creation of observational drawing and painting, including artwork inspired by still life, as well as figure drawing
  • Learn how to create artwork inspired by your own imagination and personal self-expression
  • Sharpen your drawing techniques and deepen your knowledge of drawing techniques including line, shading, scale, perspective, dimension, and composition
  • Practice and learn new painting techniques to further your knowledge of color mixing, paint application, texture, layering, composition, palette knife, brushwork, and more
  • Explore new artistic techniques through a variety of art materials, including painting on canvas, oil pastels, charcoal drawing, pencil drawing, mixed-media art, and more
  • Develop and strengthen your unique artistic style
  • Explore how to use color, texture, and art materials in an expressive way
  • Learn, practice, and master drawing exercises, perfect for personal practice or potential in-class drawing exams for portfolio reviews
  • For students preparing for Portfolio reviews in New York City, familiarize yourself with portfolio guidelines of schools including Frank Sinatra, LaGuardia, and High School of Art and Design or the college of your choice

All art supplies are included.

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Refund Policy
Class tuition is neither non-refundable nor transferable. No refunds will be issued after registration and payment. In case of a Medically Certified illness, a credit will be issued after receipt of your physician’s documentation. The value of the credit will be for the balance of the remaining class sessions with an additional deduction of a $75 registration fee. Credit may be used towards any offerings at The Art Studio NY for up to 12 months.

If after your first class you are dissatisfied with the quality of your course, a written note must be submitted within 3 business days after your first class. After receiving your note, refund of class tuition will be reviewed by our staff. If a refund is granted, processing of refunds requires 8-10 weeks.

Course Cancellations
Although course cancellation at The Art Studio NY is quite rare, The Art Studio NY reserves the right to cancel classes or change instructor assignments and makes every effort to notify students in advance. If enrollment goals are not met, a course may be cancelled up to 48 hours before the first scheduled class. In the event of cancellation, a full refund or credit is granted. On occasion, a course start-date will be pushed back if enrollment goals are not met. In this instance, you will receive a credit for the price of the class that did not take place.

Please note that there will be NO exceptions to this under any circumstances, and that neither CourseHorse nor The Art Studio NY will bend on this policy.

Unfortunately, The Art Studio NY does not offer any makeups for classes missed. However, if the student wants to get the most from the course and the absence, they can tell the instructor when they will be absent and the instructor can provide some guidance on exercises to practice while away.


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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger 8 $402.99
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Oct 23 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Oct 30 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Nov 06 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Nov 13 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Nov 20 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Dec 04 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger
Wed, Dec 11 5:00pm - 6:30pm Sara Weininger

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