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Type: Evening and Weekend

Sunday Afternoon Painting – VIRTUAL with Bee Chessman

COURSE DESCRIPTION In this course students will paint from observation, pursuing powerful color and strong composition. Students will work from a model and reconcile a figure within its context. Skills such as drawing, color mixing, and close looking will be developed and strengthened. The class will look at works from great artists to inspire and […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Sunday Afternoon Painting – IN-PERSON with Silas Borsos

COURSE FULL. Please email Jessica McDaniels jmcdaniels@nyss.org to join the waitlist. COURSE DESCRIPTION Looking for a simple approach to painting from perception, the class will focus on a handful of fundamental elements involved in representational painting: composition, form/light, drawing, color/tone/temperature, and spatial relationships. The goal is to ground a basic understanding of these elements, which […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Saturday Afternoon Painting – IN-PERSON with Rosie Lopeman

COURSE FULL. Please email Records & Operations Manager Jessica McDaniels jmcdaniels@nyss.org to join the waitlist. COURSE DESCRIPTION This in-person painting class will focus on perceptual oil painting, working from both the model and from still life. Students will be encouraged to work against their habits and to be experimental, focused and process-oriented. Each class is a chance […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Saturday Morning Sculpture – IN-PERSON with Jock Ireland

COURSE DESCRIPTION In this Sculpture class, participants will work in clay from a live model each week. Sidney Geist, the first Studio School Dean, used to say a week is just long enough to forget completely what you were doing the week before. With that in mind, everyone in the class COMPLETES at least one […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Saturday Morning Sculpture – VIRTUAL with Jilaine Jones

Course Description How one goes about making sculpture results in an underlying sculptural experience. This course addresses and instigates making sculpture based on experiences organized into topics. Fundamental topics exist through all sculpture historically and offer a way into both making and seeing. Examples of the topics include gravity, structure, assemblage, and the monument. Techniques […]

November 22, 2023 ·