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Oil Painting for Absolute Beginners

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

Learn the basics of how to work with oil paint, mix colors, set up a palette and paint what you see. Work from the still life and the figure, and paint in a supportive environment. Pre-requisite: One semester of Drawing is highly recommended. Q&A Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?  A: No, make-up classes are not allowed since...

$321

6 sessions

Figure Painting Intensive

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

Over the course of four afternoons strengthen your observational skills while working from the life model.  Starting with an emphasis on drawing with a brush you will develop speed and accuracy by capturing the models gesture and large value relationships.  Next, using a limited palette we will explore value composition and to creating...

$365

4 sessions

Monday Oct 29th, 1:30pm

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Adult: 3 Hr Intensive Oil Painting

at Creatively Wild Art Studio - DUMBO
98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

Full Course Name:ADULT: 3 Hr Intensive Oil Painting for Beginners to Intermediate In this exciting 3 hr intensive, become familiar with the skills & techniques of oil painting. This is a rich medium that is highly adaptable. Explore color, shape, tone, texture and relate these elements through personal composition. Develop color mixing and brushwork...

Adult: Introduction to Still Life Drawing & Painting

at Creatively Wild Art Studio - DUMBO
98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

Learn practical skills and take inspiration as you observe from still life all around you. Studying still life will help you develop a strong set of foundation art skills, and prepare you for an exciting journey ahead as your work evolves. Create and interpret from man-made objects, furniture or natural: food, flowers, or personal subject matter. Receive...

Thursday Oct 18th, 10:30am

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Beginner's Acrylic Painting: Paint Your Heart Out

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side
145 W 96th St Ste #1B, New York, New York 10025

Painting is sumptuous, relaxing, and inspiring. In this fear-free, encouraging and expressive painting class for all levels, you will: Learn the artistic techniques of painting and self-expression Receive one-on-one expert art instruction as you enjoy our nurturing and non-judgmental art studio Practice painting techniques, such as: color mixing,...

$499

8 sessions

All Ages Welcome: Night Palm

at The Paint Place - Upper West Side
243 W 72nd St, New York, New York 10023

Come paint with us! Our paintings are all for beginners- no experience necessary. Our professional artists will guide you through the class step by step to help you create your one a kind masterpiece to take home with you that night!

Saturday Nov 10th, 1pm

Watercolor Painting (Beginner/Intermediate)

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

Explore watercolor’s unique properties through direct observation of still life and the figure. Learn methods of paint application, color formation and visual representation. Pre-requisite:  One Semester of Basic Drawing is highly recommended. Q&A Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?  A: No, make-up classes are not...

$296

6 sessions

Absolute Beginners - Oil

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

Your choice of technique directly influences the choice of material, how the painting is made, and ultimately what it looks like. It is essential as a painter to experiment with your working methods and ideas. Emphasis will be placed on the importance of mark making and finding your own personal mark in oil painting. The workshop will explore step-by-step...

$460

5 sessions

Monday Dec 10th, 9am

BYOB Painting: Van Gogh Sunflowers

at The Paint Place - Upper West Side
243 W 72nd St, New York, New York 10023

Come paint with us! Our paintings are all for beginners- no experience necessary. Our professional artists will guide you through the class step by step to help your create your one a kind masterpiece to take home with you that night.

Monday Nov 26th, 7pm

Oil Painting (Beginner/Intermediate)

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

Basic/Intermediate classes provide an introduction to the materials and processes of oil painting. Learn how to mix, blend and apply paint to create form, surface and space.  Pre-requisite: Oil Painting for Absolute Beginners Q&A Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?  A: No, make-up classes are not allowed since other...

$235

5 sessions

Saturday Nov 10th, 10:30am

Beginner's Painting and Mixed-Media

at The Art Studio NY - Upper West Side
145 W 96th St Ste #1B, New York, New York 10025

Enjoy creative fulfillment in this relaxing and self-expressive painting and mixed-media art class! Open to all levels, for beginners and seasoned artists alike, in this art class YOU will: Express yourself through endless artistic techniques in painting, mixed-media, and a wide variety of art supplies  Learn new weekly techniques with hands-on...

$399

8 sessions

Tuesday Nov 13th, 7pm

Beginner's Drawing at the MET

at The Art Studio NY - Upper East Side
1000 5th Ave, New York, New York 10024

Escape the everyday and embrace your inner-artist in this inspiring drawing class. Everyone can draw, including you. Enjoy the beauty and inspiration of New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art as you: Receive tailor-made, encouraging one-on-one expert art instruction in drawing Are inspired by the MET museum’s life-size sculptures, master...

$399

8 sessions

Tuesday Nov 13th, 11am

Classic Charcoal Drawing: Faces

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights
190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Ever wonder how those emotive Renaissance faces are made? It's not genius or talent, but can be broken down into clear technique and skills. Pick out your favorite Michelangelo (or Leonardo) head sketch and we can reproduce it together in this class. We'll start with some simple warm-ups to get that hand-eye coordination flowing,...

Saturday Nov 3rd, 2pm

BYOB Painting: Santorini

at The Paint Place - Upper West Side
243 W 72nd St, New York, New York 10023

Come paint with us! Our paintings are all for beginners- no experience necessary. Our professional artists will guide you through the class step by step to help your create your one a kind masterpiece to take home with you that night.

BYOB Painting: Starry Night

at The Paint Place - Upper West Side
243 W 72nd St, New York, New York 10023

Come paint with us! Our paintings are all for beginners- no experience necessary. Our professional artists will guide you through the class step by step to help your create your one a kind masterpiece to take home with you that night.