Learn the basics of line, shape, form, color, composition, and perspective through drawing and painting exercises.

Express yourself with charcoal, pastel, ink, acrylic, watercolor and more! This class will challenge you to work in a variety of media, to draw from life and from your imagination, and engage with art from different times and places. You’ll create abstract art as well as figurative art based on models and still lifes. You’ll view and discuss work by artists like Georges Seurat, Frida Kahlo and Pablo Picasso and incorporate their techniques and styles into your own projects.

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  • Teen Drawing & Painting (12-17 Years)

    First Session: Tue, Sep 29, 2015, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Instructor: Lena H Chandhok  show bio

    Lena H. Chandhok is a Pennsylvania-born, California-raised, Vermont-educated cartoonist who currently resides in Brooklyn. She earned her MFA in comics and sequential art from the Center for Cartoon Studies in 2011. She also holds a BA from the University of California at Santa Cruz. When she’s not teaching, she spends most of her time self-publishing minicomics, although her work has also been featured in publications such as Slate and Story Collider Magazine. Her most recent piece appears in the anthology Anything That Loves: Comics Beyond “Gay” and “Straight”, which debuted at San Diego Comic-Con in 2013.

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    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 15

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S107, Main Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $460.00








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  • Teen Drawing and Painting/ 13-17 yrs

    First Session: Thu, Jul 2, 2015, 4 pm - 6:30 pm

    Instructor: Jaclyn Brown  show bio

    Jaclyn Brown (b.1983) moved to NYC from  Ontario, Canada. She received her BFA from Ontario College of Art and Design (2006) and her MFA from the New York Academy of Art (2009). She has taught workshops at the Affordable Art Fair, FIAF and the Beam Center in Brooklyn.

    She creates narrative paintings that often involve characters and animals. Her work has been exhibited in New York, Philadelphia and Connecticut. Recent shows include In the Boros at Denise Bibro Gallery in New York, Fiction/non-fiction at Storefront in Brooklyn and Take Home a Nude at Sotheby's. Jaclyn completed a two-month residency at KW Institute in Berlin (2008). In 2010 she received the award for best emerging artist in mixed media from GLAAD OUT Auction. During the summer of 2014 Jaclyn will travel and create during a month long residency at Jiwar in Ba...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Thursday

    Sessions: 5

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S371, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $150.00

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