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All upcoming Studio Arts: Drawing classes

All upcoming Studio Arts: Drawing classes

Programs 1 to 7 of 7
Tuesday, August 6, 2024 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

In this class, learn the strategies artists such as Rembrandt, Daumier, Cézanne, and Vermeer used to harness light and unify, intensify, and give dimension to their images. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)


Wednesday, August 7, 2024 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

Take a dive into the possibilities of alcohol inks as a component of your mixed-media arsenal. With intense, saturated color, alcohol inks offer many possibilities on a variety of surfaces, from tiles to paper.


Thursday, August 8, 2024 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

This introduction to Vincent van Gogh's accomplishments in drawing pays particular attention to his unique and instantly recognizable touch. Participants investigate how his imaginative mark making forms his images. In-class exercises revolve around drawing studies of his masterworks. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)


Thursday, August 8, 2024 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

Learn proper application and blending techniques for oil pastels, which behave like chalk pastels but possess characteristics similar to those of wax crayons.


Wednesday, August 14, 2024 - 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

Capturing the likeness of an individual is a time-honored, essential tradition in art. In this class, students are introduced to the basic steps of how to create a convincing portrait using charcoal or graphite.


Thursday, August 22, 2024 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Online Studio Arts Course

Creating illustrations for a children’s book is fun once you know the basics. Learn the foundations of interpreting a story through pictures.


Saturday, September 14, 2024 - 10:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET
In-Person Studio Arts Workshop

Discover the sculptures of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in this artful workshop. Practice your observation and sketching skills alongside other participants while you are surrounded by modern and contemporary artworks.