Continuing Education Classes

Spring 2018

Anatomy for Life Drawing

Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing
This course is designed to improve your concept and understanding of the human figure by studying the underlying skeletal and muscular structure and how it affects surface appearance. Class ...

Drawing for Illustration and Figurative Art

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing
This course combines frequent drawing sessions at the Museum of Fine Arts, in-class workshop assignments and at-home drawing exercises. Students will learn the fundamentals of traditional fi...

Experimental Figure Drawing

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing
This course is open to individuals at any level and will focus on figure drawing as an experimental medium. By using the figure as a focus and a point of departure, we will explore various a...

Figure Drawing: Beginner

Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing
Contemporary and traditional approaches to the figure are the focus and inspiration of this course. We will explore composition, light, gesture, contour and space through the juxtaposition o...

Mapping: Painting and Drawing

Monday, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Drawing
Mapping has a central place in contemporary art as well as a universal graphic appeal and fascination. Maps conjure up journeys and unexplored places. In this course students will use maps, ...

Mixed Media Drawing: Works on Paper

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Drawing
This high-energy class explores drawing using a variety of materials and approaches: wet and dry, collage, text, artists’ books and more. We will investigate and work from the observational,...

Portrait Drawing - Workshop

Saturday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Drawing
The portrait is essential to virtually every form of fine art, from painting and sculpture to video and photography. Portraiture tells us about a particular individual while revealing someth...

The Body In Question - Workshop

Saturday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Drawing
The human body is an infinite source of inspiration and a subject expressed in innumerable styles and media. In this workshop, we will explore traditional, expressive and experimental approa...