DRAWING: Anyone can draw! Students in our drawing classes learn fundamental drawing skills and techniques to advance their artistic path. From basic skills to more advanced techniques, our classes will help you discover your artistic vision.

Fall 2021 Registration:
July 19 - Member Registration
August 2 - Registration Open to the Public


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Beginning

Intermediate

Advanced

All Levels


FALL 2021 CLASSES

 

Colored Pencil Creations

 

Step beyond black and white and learn to create vibrantly colored pencil drawings! Explore value, color combinations, layering, expression, and mood as class projects and individualized instruction focuses on basic colored pencil drawing techniques, rendering, creating surface texture, and more.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • August 30, 2021—October 18, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $327.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Intuitive Drawing

 

Explore your artistic intuition while working with a variety of drawing materials! Let your mood guide the lines, textures, colors and patterns as you play in a dynamic studio environment. Experiment with new drawing marks and layering techniques to make unique drawings that flow from your spirit!

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • August 23, 2021—October 11, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $327.00 • All Levels • Brittany Fukushima

 

 

Drawing 1

 

Anyone can draw! Develop fundamental drawing skills and techniques to advance your artistic journey. Weekly step-by-step exercises will include experimentation with a variety of drawing mediums.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • August 30, 2021—October 18, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Charcoal Drawing

 

Why limit yourself with the fine lines of a pencil when you can get loose instead? Enjoy letting go as you investigate the expressive possibilities charcoal offers as a drawing medium. From rich values to soft blending, there’s no excuse not to get messy with us in this fun drawing class!

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • August 23, 2021—October 11, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing 1

 

Anyone can draw! Develop fundamental drawing skills and techniques to advance your artistic journey. Weekly step-by-step exercises will include experimentation with a variety of drawing mediums.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • August 30, 2021—October 18, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Sketchbook Play

 

Learn about the practice of keeping a sketchbook! You will explore various art mediums while recording daily experiences and everyday surroundings. Fill your sketchbook with ideas and inspirations for future artworks while making a masterpiece in itself! 

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • October 25, 2021—December 6, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $327.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing 2

 

Take your drawing skills to the next level! As a continuation of Drawing 1, this class will explore value studies, still lifes, and a wide range of mediums. Supplementing technical learning, students will also gain history context of drawing as an art form.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • October 25, 2021—December 6, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $327.00 • Intermediate • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing With Color

 

Open yourself to a world of color as you incorporate this exciting element in your drawings! Learn about color choices, color mixing, and colorful drawing mediums as you express yourself in a rainbow of possibilities with supportive instruction.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • October 25, 2021—December 6, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing 2

 

Take your drawing skills to the next level! As a continuation of Drawing 1, this class will explore value studies, still lifes, and a wide range of mediums. Supplementing technical learning, students will also gain history context of drawing as an art form.

 

Monday • 7 Weeks • October 25, 2021—December 6, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $327.00 • Intermediate • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Walking Journaling

 

Gain some practice building a visual journal as you participate in walking meditations and reflections. This class will give you the opportunity to make a healthy habit of noticing and responding to visual information as you walk through our ArtsPark and the Monon Trail!

 

Tuesday • 4 Weeks • August 24, 2021—September 14, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $215.00 • All Levels • TBD Teaching Artist

 

 

Figure Drawing

 

Work from professional models in a supportive group setting! Proportions, gesture, and rendering will be discussed as it relates to figure drawing.

 

Tuesday • 4 Weeks • August 24, 2021—September 14, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $260.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Anatomy Drawing

 

Learn how to draw the human body from the inside out! This anatomy class will immerse you in structure and composition with helpful drawing techniques that will enhance your figurative artwork. By studying instructional skeletons and working with professional models, students will gain an understanding of anatomy and learn the keys to figure drawing success. 

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • August 31, 2021—October 12, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $372.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Figure Drawing

 

Work from professional models in a supportive group setting! Proportions, gesture, and rendering will be discussed as it relates to figure drawing. Please click here to see the class preview and supply list.

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • August 31, 2021—October 12, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $372.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Still Life Drawing

 

Learn to draw from observation as you study the classic forms of everyday life! Whether it be vases of flowers or baskets of fruit, students of this class will learn to bring to these objects to life through the drawing process. 

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • August 24, 2021—October 5, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $327.00 • All Levels • Ethan Culleton

 

 

Journal Making

 

Make your own journal in this bookmaking class. Learn simple folds and steps to create your own unique book for keeping your thoughts and reflections.

 

Tuesday • 4 Weeks • September 28, 2021—October 19, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $215.00 • All Levels • TBD Teaching Artist

 

 

Figure Study in Pastel

 

Pastels are a fun and versatile medium for creating expressive and vibrant works of art. Loose and forgiving, pastels are the perfect medium for introducing color to your figure study. This class is perfect for those looking to join a supportive studio environment and draw from a professional model!

 

Tuesday • 4 Weeks • September 28, 2021—October 19, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $260.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Figure Drawing

 

Work from professional models in a supportive group setting! Proportions, gesture, and rendering will be discussed as it relates to figure drawing. 

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • October 19, 2021—November 30, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $372.00 • All Levels • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing 1

 

Anyone can draw! Develop fundamental drawing skills and techniques to advance your artistic journey. Weekly step-by-step exercises will include experimentation with a variety of drawing mediums. 

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • October 19, 2021—November 30, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Ethan Culleton

 

 

Drawing for Painter

 

Learn the basic drawing techniques you need to create a painting! Thanks to our teaching artists and a relaxed classroom environment, we will help you focus on the fundamentals of perspective, proportion, form, and composition. 

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • October 19, 2021—November 30, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $327.00 • Beginning • Margo Koontz

 

 

Portrait Drawing 1

 

Study the basics of portrait drawing and the anatomy of the human head with a focus on structure, composition and other helpful drawing techniques.

 

Tuesday • 7 Weeks • October 19, 2021—November 30, 2021 • 6:30 PM—8:30 PM • $329.00 • Beginning • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Meditative Patterns

 

Throughout history and cultures, repeated patterns have provided a grounding sense of calm and peace. With this class, you’ll receive the prompts and techniques of meditative drawing necessary to add some healthy creativity to your spirit!

 

Tuesday • 4 Weeks • November 2, 2021—November 23, 2021 • 10:00 AM—12:00 PM • $215.00 • All Levels • TBD Teaching Artist

 

 

Figure and Collage

 

Interested in using the human form in your works of art? Learn to create collage images full of possibility - no drawing skill necessary! In this class, you will discover the expressive potential of the human form as you develop exciting compositions by cutting and pasting found images or photographs you bring to the studio.

 

Wednesday • 4 Weeks • August 25, 2021—September 15, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $260.00 • All Levels • Margo Koontz

 

 

Comic Book Illustration

 

Calling all comic lovers! Whether it’s Sunday paper-worthy strips, sci-fi, or superheroes, this beginners’ course will equip you to tell stories through sequential art. You will learn principles of story pacing, page and panel composition, figurative drawing, perspective, and much more - culminating in a final, cohesive, comic project.

 

Wednesday • 15 Weeks • September 1, 2021—December 8, 2021 • 6:30 PM—9:30 PM • $483.00 • All Levels • Ethan Culleton

 

 

Pastel Painting

 

Take your pastel drawings to the next level with this 15-week advanced class! Providing professional instruction, guidance, and the freedom to explore your own creative path, this class offers an inspiring studio community perfect for expanding your pastel techniques.

 

Wednesday • 15 Weeks • September 1, 2021—December 8, 2021 • 6:30 PM—9:30 PM • $483.00 • Advanced • Daniel Cooper

 

 

Figure Drawing

 

Work from professional models in a supportive group setting! Proportions, gesture, and rendering will be discussed as it relates to figure drawing. 

 

Wednesday • 4 Weeks • September 29, 2021—October 20, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $260.00 • All Levels • Margo Koontz

 

 

Expressive Figure Drawing

 

Explore a variety of drawing materials as you work from a professional model! This class will allow you to practice capturing gesture, proportion, and the human form in a loose style with lots of expression. 

 

Wednesday • 4 Weeks • November 3, 2021—November 24, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $260.00 • All Levels • Margo Koontz

 

 

Pastel Landscapes

 

Pastels are a forgiving and relaxing medium to explore the genre of landscape painting! This class is the perfect opportunity to loosen your creative style with soft pastel colors as you learn how to capture luscious atmospheres and movement.

 

Thursday • 7 Weeks • August 26, 2021—October 7, 2021 • 1:00 PM—3:00 PM • $327.00 • All Levels • Daniel Cooper

 

 

Drawing Portraits from Photos - ONLINE

 

Drawing portraits from photographs is a great way to practice the human form without a professional model. By working from photos, you’ll learn how to accurately portray your subjects while overcoming the inherent challenges that come from working with photos. You will receive an email one week prior to the start of your class with Zoom details and a guide to support your virtual learning experience. 

 

 

Thursday • 7 Weeks • August 26, 2021—October 7, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $261.00 • Online • Margo Koontz

 

 

Drawing for Painters - ONLINE

 

Learn the basic drawing techniques you need to create a painting! Thanks to our teaching artists and a relaxed classroom environment, we will help you focus on the fundamentals of perspective, proportion, form, and composition. You will receive an email one week prior to the start of your class with Zoom details and a guide to support your virtual learning experience. 

 

 

Thursday • 7 Weeks • October 21, 2021—December 9, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $261.00 • Online • Margo Koontz

 

 

Adult + Child Pastel Drawing - ONLINE

 

Pastels are a fun and versatile medium for creating expressive and vibrant works of art. Try your hand at a variety of techniques including layering, controlling edges, and adding texture and depth. Enjoy some quality time with your youth while strengthening your drawing skills and exploring a colorful medium! You will receive an email one week prior to the start of your class with Zoom details and a guide to support your virtual learning experience. 

 

Friday • 4 Weeks • November 5, 2021—December 3, 2021 • 4:00 PM—6:00 PM • $215.00 • Online • Daniel Cooper

 

 

Drawing with Charcoal

 

Why limit yourself with the fine lines of a pencil when you can get loose instead? Enjoy letting go as you investigate the expressive possibilities that charcoal offers as a drawing medium. From rich values to soft blending, there’s no excuse not to get messy with us in this fun drawing class! You will receive an email one week prior to the start of your class with Zoom details and a guide to support your virtual learning experience. 

 

Sunday • 7 Weeks • August 29, 2021—October 17, 2021 • 2:00 PM—4:00 PM • $261.00 • Online • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

Drawing with Color - ONLINE

 

Open yourself to a world of color as you incorporate this exciting element in your drawings! Learn about color choices, color mixing, and colorful drawing mediums as you express yourself in a rainbow of possibilities with supportive instruction. You will receive an email one week prior to the start of your class with Zoom details and a guide to support your virtual learning experience.

 

Sunday • 7 Weeks • October 31, 2021—December 19, 2021 • 2:00 PM—4:00 PM • $261.00 • Online • Vandra Pentecost

 

 

 


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