Everyone can draw, including YOU!  If you’re longing to re-spark your inner artist but aren’t sure where to start, these short classes will give you the jump you need.

Professional artists take you step by step through basic techniques, opening your eyes to infinite possibilities. An affordable way to get your creative juices flowing, have fun and be inspired. All supplies included with registration.

 

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  • Getting Started: Watercolor

    First Session: Wed, Oct 29, 2014, 7 pm - 9:30 pm

    Instructor: Melanie Kozol  show bio

    Melanie Kozol has been exploring the contemporary landscape since graduating Connecticut College. She attended The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and earned an MFA from the School of Visual Arts. Melanie was awarded an NEA Visual Artist Fellowship in painting and received a Skowhegan Scholarship for Drawing at NYSS.

    In addition to teaching painting and drawing at the School of the Arts, 92nd Street Y, Melanie is a visiting instructor at Pratt Institute. Her work has been widely exhibited including Project Room 88, Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, Weber Fine Art, Alexander Gallery, DFN and Bussaco. Her paintings are included in numerous public and private collections including the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Pfizer Corporation, Deutsche Bank, Bellagio Hotel and Triomphe at the Iroquois Hotel. Melanie is an active particip...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Wednesday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S357, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

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  • Getting Started: Watercolor

    First Session: Sat, Nov 8, 2014, 1:30 pm - 4 pm

    Instructor: Peter Schroth  show bio

    Peter Schroth received his BFA from Syracuse University and his MFA from the University of  Colorado. He is the recipient of numerous awards including two Fellowship Grants from the Pollock Krasner Foundation, a Grant of Support from the Elizabeth Foundation, and an Individual Artist Grant from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. He has also received residency fellowships from MacDowell Colony, Millay Colony, Ballinglen Arts Foundation and Yaddo.

    Schroth has taught at the School of the visual Arts, University of South Florida, Savannah College of Art and Design and is currently Senior Visiting Faculty at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He also taught at 92Y from 1991-2004 and at the Cooper Union Continuing Education Program from 1994-2005.

    Mr. Schroth lives and works in Brooklyn and is represented by Sears Peyton Gallery, NYC.

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    Day(s): Saturday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S370,3rd Fl, S Bldg

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  • Getting Started: Watercolor

    First Session: Tue, Nov 25, 2014, 1 pm - 3:30 pm

    Instructor: Carla Aurich  show bio

    Carla Aurich received an MFA from the University of Iowa with a focus in painting and printmaking. She has lived and worked in New York City since 1998. In addition to teaching at 92nd Street Y, she is an instructor of painting, drawing, printmaking and design at Yeshiva University, an instructor at the Abruzzi Mountain Workshop and has taught a summer program for the SUNY school system. She is a recipient of a NYA 9/11 grant, Pelzer-Lynch fellowship and a Who's Who among American Teachers and Educators. Carla's work is exhibited nationally and internationally including recent shows No Chromophobia, OK Harris Gallery, 2008, and Runnels Gallery at Eastern New Mexico University, 2009. For more information please visit her website at: carlaaurich.com

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    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S370,3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $190.00

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