Adults >> Painting/Drawing

« back to courses page
Explore oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastels, graphite, and other mediums with expert art instruction in landscapes, portraits, life drawing, abstraction, and more.

Check out our classes and workshops!

 
Mondays, 7-9:30pm | This class will focus on breaking forms down into their most basic shapes and how to understand value and linear structure. By the end of each class, students will have a significantly easier time executing their thoughts onto a two-dimensional surface. By focusing on each student’s individual hurdles and helping them to overcome them, this class will expand their ability to create artwork with fewer limitations and dramatically improve their control of the use of their materials.

150043

Start date: 07/17/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (7/17/2017-8/21/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Stephen Yavorski 

Call 908-273-9121 to register


View Details »
Mondays, 7-9:30pm | Drawing is an extremely rewarding and challenging activity that requires a logical sequence of drawing principals. This course will cover the most important aspect of drawing: How to observe three dimensional forms. Learning how to block in a drawing will be a key factor in the success of a drawing. A focus will be placed on studies to increase our skills. The goal of this course is to expand on the artist’s natural ability through fundamental skills and practice. Students will sketch from various still life set ups. Artists may also bring in objects of interest to sketch from. Each student will be taught according to their skill level. Materials list available online.

150041

Start date: 07/17/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (7/17/2017-8/21/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Joel Tidey 

Please read: Basic Drawing Techniques Instructor: Joel ...More

Closed


View Details »
Mondays, 7-9:30pm | A painting doesn’t need to be realistic to be outstanding. Discover your voice as a painter as you explore non-representational painting techniques to express your visual ideas. Abstract painting is no different than painting from life. You will learn the structure of making images including, format, composition, rhythm, color, surface and texture. A wide variety of painting styles and approaches will be addressed.

150044

Start date: 07/17/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (7/17/2017-8/21/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Matthew Langley 

Closed


View Details »
Tuesday, 7-9:30pm | Figure it out! Study figure drawing, an extremely rewarding and challenging activity. Learn to simplify the complex nature of drawing the human form by getting familiar with basic anatomy to better understand the figure. Because our poses are short, you will be able to focus on how to initiate a figure drawing, through basic structuring. Repetition and practice are key elements in expressing yourself with confidence. The goal of this course is to simplify the complex nature of drawing the human form.

150045

Start date: 07/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (7/18/2017-8/22/2017)

Materials Cost: $40.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Joel Tidey 

Please read: Materials List: • newsprint 18” by 24” or ...More

Call 908-273-9121 to register


View Details »
Thursdays, 7-9:30pm | Explore watercolors through demonstration and individual instruction, develop and build upon your own unique style while having fun. No matter your current level of skill, learn techniques of watercolor by working from a variety of inspirational materials to create beautiful finished paintings. Paint with confidence and control of this exciting medium.

150042

Start date: 07/19/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (7/19/2017-8/23/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Donna Read 

Closed


View Details »
Thursdays, 6:30-9pm | Paint luminous landscapes! With engaging lectures and demonstrations on value, drawing, atmosphere, color mixing, composition, and creating dynamic light effects, learn how to turn simple landscape photographs into luminous landscape paintings. You can create a magical, light-filled landscape on canvas no matter the challenges you face with skills acquired in this class. All levels welcome. All media welcome.

150046

Start date: 07/20/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM (7/20/2017-8/24/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

6 sessions.

Tuition: $190.00

Instructor : Mark Saenger  

Call 908-273-9121 to register


View Details »
Mondays, 9:30am-12pm | Paint with watercolors as your learn basic watercolor techniques, composition, elements of design, and both traditional and non-traditional approaches to the medium. Explore subjects such as landscape and still life imagery.

150004

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $290.00

Instructor : Fernando Catague 



View Details »
Mondays, 9:30am-12pm | This general painting class places the emphasis on oil painting, but you may work in the medium of your choice. Each class we begin with a short talk or demonstration covering many topics. Explore your inspiration and discover your vision.

150002

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $290.00

Instructor : Kit 



View Details »
Mondays, 9:30am-12pm | Express yourself! This comprehensive class embraces all personal styles – figurative, expressionistic, or abstract. The class focuses on oil and acrylic, but you are welcome to use mixed-media, other tools, and other media. The goal of this class is to have you create the best possible piece of art you can, and to express what you have envisioned as closely as possible. It is a “no rules” class relying on the laws of shape, color, and intuition where you will work on individual projects at your own pace. Individual instruction and class discussion create a warm and supportive atmosphere.

150001

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $290.00

Instructor : Matthew Langley 



View Details »
Mondays, 12:30-3pm | Paint with watercolor as a transparent medium. Use basic techniques to explore the possibilities of varied textural effects. Demonstrations are provided to illuminate the principles behind transparent watercolor painting. We use the play of tonal values to explore forms and atmospheric perspective.

150003

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $290.00

Instructor : Fernando Catague 



View Details »
Mondays, 12:30-3pm | Explore color theory, mixing, layering, usage, and more through demonstrations, exercises, and free paint sessions with the medium of your choice. Get a better understanding of color by experimenting and building upon new concepts to develop as an artist. This class is perfect for beginners as well as experienced painters.

150005

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $290.00

Instructor : Kit 



View Details »
Mondays, 3:30-6pm | Learn the basics of creating a successful landscape painting through instruction on color, composition, light and shadow, paint application, and different atmospheric effects. We use oil paint and oil pastel but all media are welcome. Receive individual attention: this class suitable for both beginners and advanced painters!

150006

Start date: 09/18/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM (9/18/2017-11/20/2017)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $300.00

Instructor : Valeri Larko 



View Details »