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Studio Arts: Drawing Classes
Children’s Book Illustration

Creating illustrations for a children’s manuscript is loads of fun once you get to know the basics. Learn the foundations of bringing a story to life through pictures.

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Drawing in Museums: The National Gallery, Freer Gallery, and American Art Museum

Spend six Saturday afternoons developing your rendering and composition skills by drawing from both paintings and sculptures at the National Gallery of Art, Freer Gallery of Art, and Smithsonian American Art Museum. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)

Saturday, January 26 to March 9, 2019 – 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (no class Feb. 16)
Drawing with Silverpoint

Pick up a silver stylus to learn a traditional drawing technique used by artists including da Vinci, Dürer, and Rembrandt—and that’s now experiencing a revival.

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Colored Pencils

Get a hands-on overview of how versatile colored pencils can bring illustration or fine art alive with rich, vibrant color and a range of effects.

Saturday, March 23 and 30, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.