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Dare to Paint: Beginners Oil & Acrylic Painting

Discover the beauty and excitement of oil painting in a beginner-friendly online art class. From the comfort of your home, learn important techniques, create stunning paintings, and experience the lasting health benefits of this timeless medium. Unleash your creativity and express yourself through the captivating art of oil painting.

  • Level Beginner
  • Age 18 and older
  • Price $225
  • Location Online Classroom

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  • $225
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Class Description


What you'll learn in this beginner painting class:

This is an Online Art Class. Our instructors will work with you over high-quality live video and teach you to make art from the comfort of your home. The Art Studio NY conducts classes from New York City, United States (Eastern US Time Zone)

Oil paints are sumptuous, exciting, and one of the most popular painting mediums used by artists throughout the world. In this intimidation-free total beginner's oil painting class, YOU will:

  • Learn and master the most important oil painting class techniques
  • Relax, de-stress, and get inspired with encouraging art instruction
  • Learn to express yourself through oil painting
  • Explore important painting techniques, such as: color mixing, color value, composition, glazing, brushwork, paint application, texture, and more
  • Paint from still life, landscape, abstraction, and what inspires you most
  • Receive nurturing one-on-one expert painting instruction customized to your needs and goals
  • Create multiple paintings that you will be proud to hang in your home!
  • Receive the lasting health benefits of oil painting, such as relaxation, stress relief, and mental clarity

All levels welcome, but perfect for total beginners!

Art Class Materials:

Materials are not included.

You will need:

  • Oil Paint Set,
  • Oil Paint brushes (variety of sizes),
  • Tuperoid Natural (this is safest for your home, non toxic and non-combustable),
  • Linseed Oil,
  • Palette Knife (Triangle tip),
  • Paint Palette,
  • Palette Paper,
  • 2-4 Stretched Canvases (any size),
  • Silicoil Cleaning Tank
  • Optional: Table Easel

Special Note: Oil Painting has a long drying period. It is best to have a designated place in your home for your canvas to dry. You may consider a table or standing easel.

We recommend Blick Art Materials, but you can use any brand you like.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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 $95 registration fee. Credit may be used 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 1 business day 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. A 5% nonrefundable processing fee will be applied.

Course Cancellations

Although course cancellation is quite rare, The school 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 canceled up to 1 business day before the first scheduled class. In the event of cancellation, a 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.

Make-up Policy

Unfortunately, The school 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.

In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

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