Collage and Drawing

Spring classes start April 21, 2014

The office will be closed on Friday, April 18th. Register today!


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New Class!
Collage is an extremely freeing, experimental and forgiving method of making art. You don’t have to be good at drawing or have special skills. In this class you can jump in to creating works of art that allow you to express yourself and engage the viewer. At the same time you will learn about the fundamentals of paint, paper and good design.

Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm - 4/22 - 6/10
Location: 331 East 12th Street
8 sessions, $225 (materials provided)
Instructor: Lois Cremmins

BEGINNING DRAWING for absolute beginners
This class is an introduction to drawing for absolute beginner to learn the basics. We will explore the versatility of pencil and charcoal to draw from observation using line, gesture, shape, value and texture to record and interpret reality.

Mondays, 6:30-8:30pm - 4/28 - 6/23 (No Class 5/26)
Location: 331 East 12th Street
8 sessions, $315

Instructor: Jude Killory

Thursdays, 6:30-8:30pm - 4/24 - 6/19 (No Class 5/15)
Location: 331 East 12th Street
8 sessions, $315
Instructor: Josh Bayer

CARTOONING - Drawing comics
Discover and learn the elements of a successful comic book and graphic novel narration. This course focuses on producing comics, and encouraging beginning cartoonists. Whether your desire is to create and draw short stories, novel-length stories, newspaper comics, super hero comics, Manga, or something not yet seen by anyone, this is the class that will help you accomplish just that. Explore a variety of techniques such as penciling, inking, shading, perspective, character design, anatomy and effective story structure.

Saturdays, 2:00-4:00pm - 4/26 - 6/21 (No Class 5/24)
Location: 344 E 14th St. (between 1st and 2nd Ave) Room 202
8 sessions, $315
Josh Bayer

DRAWING at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Drawing inspiration from sculpture and old masters in museums is a time honored tradition. Degas, Ingres, Delacroix and Picasso in the Louvre. The Metropolitan Museum is an outstanding resource for inspiration and learning. We will draw from masterpieces of Roman, Medieval, 19th century and American sculpture. We will seek out less traffic galleries to avoid people looking over your shoulder. A wonderful way to learn to draw and explore the artwork.

Wednesdays, 11:30am-1:30pm - 4/23 - 5/28
8 sessions, $225
Instructor: Josh Bayer

The course is designed as an introduction to basic drawing techniques and drawing the nude model. Instructor will provide fundamental techniques to train the eye how to draw what you see. Basic drawing skills will be taught using line, shading, proportions, action line and contrapposto. Primarily working in pencil and charcoal on newsprint and drawing paper. For beginners and experienced artists. (model fee included)

Fridays, 6:30-8:30pm - 4/25 - 6/13
Location: 331 East 12th Street
8 sessions, $315
Instructor: Josh Bayer

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