Category Archive: Drawing Workshops

Drawing workshops

Colored Pencil for Adults

12pm–1:30pm Thursdays, January 4–March 29 (monthly registration)

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy a new box of colored pencils filled you with as a child? Join us to experience the same thrill while learning additional techniques to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium. No drawing experience or expertise necessary.

Each month we will focus on a …

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Colored Pencil for Teens

4pm–5:30pm Thursdays, January 4-March 29 Ages: 11-17, monthly registration

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy of opening a new box of color pencils? The possibilities seemed endless. Come relive that feeling this spring. Spend your Thursdays learning how to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium.

No drawing experience or expertise necessary. Instruction will …

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Teen Illustration Course

4:30pm–6pm Mondays, January 8-March 26 Ages 13–17, monthly reigstration

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

Illustration is exemplifying a concept; making an idea visible to better understand it. Historically used for decoration, interpretation or a visual explanation of a text, concept or process, illustrations are generally intended for published media, such as posters, flyers, magazines, books, teaching materials, …

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“Drawing Natures Forms” Beginner to Advanced

5:30pm–8:30pm Tuesdays January 9–30, 2018 (4 sesisons)

Instructor: Maja Sereda

Draw along with Maja as you explore many forms of nature: from leaves to mushrooms, pinecones, corals, sea shells and more.

Learn different drawing techniques, sharpen your observation skills, explore textures and tackle different mediums to find your perfect fit. Leave the course with a handful of …

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Expressive Abstract Drawing

12pm–5pm Saturday, February 3

Instructor: Gail Baker

Your alphabet. Your voice.

Instructor Gail Baker will guide you through expressing yourself through abstract drawing. You’ll learn to create marks and shapes in new and engaging ways. Together you’ll work in large scale media, using black and white house paint, big charcoal, sticks, …

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“Future Masters” Pastel Art Course

5:30pm–8:30pm Tuesdays February 6–27, 2018 (4 sesisons)

Instructor: Maja Sereda

Pastel along with instructor Maja Sereda as she demonstrates how to learn from the great masters about composition, color use and textures.

Through individual assistance see your own style emerge as you begin to master this amazing medium. We will cover a wide range …

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“Nature’s Fantasies” Advanced Drawing

5:30pm–8:30pm Tuesdays March 6–April 10, 2018 (6 sesisons)

Instructor: Maja Sereda

Allow instructor Maja Sereda to show you how to let your imagination fly! First, we will create gorgeous watercolor washes on paper, and then draw nature’s forms in interesting and unique compositions.

Maja will show you how to combine your observation skills, drawing …

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Colored Pencil for Teens

New Dates Added! Thursdays, 4–5:30pm, December 7–28, 2017 Ages: 11-17

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

 Remember the joy of opening a new box of color pencils? The possibilities seemed endless. Come relive that feeling this winter. Spend your Thursdays learning how to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium.

No drawing experience or expertise necessary. Instruction will …

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Teen Illustration

Mondays, beginning October 9–304:30–6pm (4 week sessions) Ages 13–17

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

To illustrate is to exemplify a concept, to make an idea visible to better understand it. Illustration has historically been used as a decoration, interpretation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process. Illustrations are …

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Zentangle Introduction

12–2pm Fridays, October 6 or November 3, 2017

Instructor: Juliette Fiessinger, CZT

Zentangle® is an easy to learn drawing method that teaches you to create beautiful designs through the use of repetitive patterns. This art form can be used in many ways, from greeting cards to creative journals, as well as …

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Colored Pencil Drawing Class

Thursdays, 12–1:30pm, September 7–November 9 (monthly registration)

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy that a new box of colored pencils filled you with, as a child? Come experience the same thrill while learning additional techniques to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium. No drawing experience or expertise necessary.

Each month we will focus on …

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“Be Brave, Bold and Quick: Gesture Figure Drawing”

Saturday & Sunday, November 3 & 4, 10am–5pm weekend intensive workshop

No longer available.

Instructor: Barbara Fugate

Gesture drawings capture a sense of the model’s life spirit and action—of how they are, not what they look like. Such a drawing practice teaches us to be more compassionate observers and enthusiastic participants in our drawings.

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Figure Drawing Open Studio

Mondays, 10am–2pm, drop in only ongoing, email to register

 

Coordinators: Ellen Borison & Lee Berry

These open model sessions offer participants the opportunity to practice drawing from the nude model without instruction.

Some prior figure drawing experience is helpful. Participants must supply their own papers and drawing materials. Drawing benches and easels are available for your …

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