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Absolute Beginners Drawing with Shawn Dell Joyce

Screen Shot 2015-05-02 at 7.27.41 AMAbsolute beginner’s drawing class with Shawn Dell Joyce – Joyce teaches the global skill of drawing in 6 basic component skills: sketching, shading, value, perspective, proportion and composition. If you can sign your name legibly, you can learn how to draw realistically! Perfect first art class,or workshop for artists who are “just getting back into it.” Each session builds upon the basic skills, so you can continue drawing each month, or start at any point. Skills such as drawing exactly what you see-from direct observation, and being able to see and sketch 5 distinct values from light to dark are taught each month. Learn how to sight; gauge measurements and draw in perspective, and correct proportion. Draw still lifes, portraits and individual objects using a variety of drawing media like charcoal and pencils. One day workshop Sun. Jan. 7, 10am-2pm all materials supplied! Pack a lunch

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Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: Materials Included $125
Session Dates: Sun. Jan. 7 10am-2pm nonmembers ($75.00)
Sun. Jan. 7 10am-2 members ($65.00)

Portraiture with Liam!

Liam VogelLearn the basics of anatomical proportion, shading to capture skin tones, and getting a good likeness! Fun class drawing faces and portraits from busts and live models. Learn how to use charcoal and graphite. Materials supplied (sketchbook, charcoal, white pastel, pencils) For experienced artistic children, pre-teens, and teens.

Session runs 1 week $125.00–(July 24-28)(August 22-27) 1:00-3:00pm


Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125. Mon.-Fri. 1-3pm
Dates: ($),
Session Dates: July 24-28 ($125.00)
August 22-26 ($125.00)
Repeating Dates: Sunday ($)

WInter Still Life with Shawn Dell Joyce

Screen Shot 2015-05-02 at 7.27.41 AMLearn still life tips and techniques in a fun, encouraging group setting. Teacher demonstrates basic concepts like sighting, symmetry and proportion. All media are welcome! Extended time to work on a single still life painting. Subject will include holiday/winter themed colorful choices. Still life can be interpreted in watercolor, pastel, oil or charcoal. Bring your favorite media and a 12×16 or larger support to paint!




Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: Winter still life, Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm
Session Dates: Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm ($30.00)
Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm materials supplied ($40.00)

Teen Portfolio Building-with Liam Vogel

Teens will practice the essentials of drawing and painting from observation such as how to sketch ellipses, symmetrical shapes, and work with value to create high-quality pieces of work for your portfolio. Whether you’re preparing your portfolio for college or honing your skills, working from observation is one of best ways to improve and maintain artistic skill. All equipment and materials provided. $25 per hour

Liam Vogel

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $25/hour schedule a week in advance, afterschool or weekends
Session Dates: any hour you choose ($25.00)

Liam's Cartooning/Anime Fun!

Learn basic drawing techniques to draw your favorite cartoon characters, as well as create some of your own! Each day will focus on a different skill used by professionals when creating their own cartoons, and will build on what we learned in the previous class. By the end of the week, each student will have created their own cartoon character, and completed their own original cartoon story using that character. This class is designed for total beginners, with no experience necessary. Recommended for all ages, but geared towards younger audiences. Materials supplied!


Liam Vogel Anime

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $100 for four classes afterschool Weds. or Sat.
Session Dates: Saturday May 6,13, 20, 27 ($125.00)
Saturday May- 6,13,20,27 (members) ($100.00)

Figure Drawing Lab - with William Noonan

This 2.5 hour class is an opportunity to begin learning, or refine, your figure drawing skills. It is conducted using reference materials from various sources; prints, projected photos & videos, and art historical references. Topics will include anatomy, gesture and proportion. Because this class will not work from a live model but rather from prepared materials there will be ample opportunity for critiques, conversations and specific focus on topics of interest. Charcoal or graphite are the recommended drawing tools.
Instructor: William Noonan     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $120 or $100 members
Session Dates: single class ($38.00)
September 5th, 12th & 19th 3-5:30
                                                                             October 3rd, 10th & 17th 3-5:30
                                                                               November 7th, 14th, & 21st 3-5:30
                                                                                 December 5th, 12th, & 19th 3-5:30
Instructor: William Noonan     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $120 ($100 for members or online pre-registration)
Session Dates: August 8th, 15th, & 22nd ($120.00)
August 8,15, & 22nd Members ($100.00)
September 5,12,& 19 ($120.00)
September 5, 12, & 19 Members ($100.00)
October 3, 10, & 17 ($120.00)
October 3,10, & 17 Members ($100.00)
November 7,14, & 21 ($120.00)
November 7,14, & 21 Members ($100.00)
December 5, 12, & 19 ($120.00)
December 5,12, & 19 Members ($100.00)