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: Drawing

    First Session: Tue, Jul 26, 2016, 7 pm - 9 pm

    Instructor: Josh Bayer  show bio

    Josh Bayer lives in Harlem and has worked as a Graphic Novelist, Fine Artist and Illustrator for twenty years. Josh is the editor of the anthology Suspect Device and the author of Theth and Raw Power. His style is characterized by a genre fusion tying together different historical cartooning styles with a devout punk rock anti-narrative. His comics work has been listed in the Best American Comics series and Theth was listed by The Comics Journal as one of the best small press comics of 2014. Bayer also has an extensive career producing conceptual art for a variety of TV and film productions for clients including MTV, HBO and Amnesty International. Josh earned an MFA in Illustration and Cartooning in 2009, and has been teaching professionally since 2007 at schools all over New York.

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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 $195.00

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  • Getting Started: Drawing

    First Session: Mon, Sep 19, 2016, 7 pm - 9:30 pm

    Instructor: Anna Shukeylo  show bio

    Anna Shukeylo is an artist, primarily a painter, working and living in New York City. She graduated from Pratt Institute with her MFA in Painting. She received classical training from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where she received her BFA/Certificate in painting. Her work has been exhibited throughout New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and most recently in a solo show at the Museum of Russian Art in Jersey City. For more images of work and information please visit her website: www.annashukeylo.com.

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    Day(s): Monday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S370,3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $198.00

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  • Getting Started: Drawing

    First Session: Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 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 $198.00

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  • Getting Started: Drawing

    First Session: Fri, Sep 23, 2016, 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): Friday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S107, Main Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $198.00

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  • Getting Started: Drawing

    First Session: Sun, Sep 25, 2016, 10:30 am - 1 pm

    Instructor: Zach Seeger  show bio

    Zach Seeger is a painter and sculptor working in Brooklyn and upstate New York. He received his BFA from Binghamton University and MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. He has exhibited in the stARTup Fair LA, Artspace Tetra in Fukoka, Japan and Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn. He has taught 3D Design, sculpture, painting, drawing and graphic design at Brown University, Berkeley College and Binghamton University. He is currently the director of This Friday or Next Friday gallery in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

    www.zachseeger.com   www.zachseegerstudio.com

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    Day(s): Sunday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S107, Main Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $198.00

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Who is eligible for priority registration?

Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.

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Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.

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