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Animal Portraits in Colored Pencil

3 Session Afternoon Studio Arts Course

Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 1:00 p.m. to Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 4:00 p.m. ET
Upcoming Session:
Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00LB
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$135 - Member
$155 - Non-Member
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Materials for this program

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By Lori VanKirk Schue

Try your hand at animal portraiture, whether done in a realistic or slightly abstract style, while learning the proper use of the colored pencil medium. Instruction includes choosing a subject, reference photos, choice of paper and pencils, and, finally, framing a portrait to be proud of. A discussion about inviting commissions using your new skills creating animal portraits is included. All levels welcome.

This class will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Lori VanKirk Schue.
  • 3 sessions, 3 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • All Studio Arts classes require a ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student listed on the roster.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for online programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our online programs presented on Zoom.
This online program is presented on Zoom.