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Type: Evening and Weekend

Saturday Morning Painting – IN-PERSON with Catherine Lepp

COURSE DESCRIPTION A painterly exploration of color and value, composition and the process of painting from the figure each week. Students will gain an understanding of how to translate the studio experience of a live model with paint into art. We will explore the grid, the color palette, scale, shape and mark-making in relation to […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Friday Evening Sculpture “Metalworks” – IN-PERSON with Sam Nichols

COURSE FULL. Please email Jessica McDaniels jmcdaniels@nyss.org to join the waitlist. COURSE DESCRIPTION With an emphasis on learning essential steel and metal working techniques, this class will explore the resonance of the sculpture object. The course is open to all students interested in making sculptural objects out of metal. Class instruction will occur in the School’s welding […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Friday Evening Painting on Paper – IN-PERSON with Kaitlin McDonough

COURSE DESCRIPTION With an emphasis on perception and engagement with materials, this course will expand one’s ability to see relationally. Participants are invited to use a range of water-based materials such as ink, watercolor and acrylic, along with collage and/or other materials to translate what they perceive (including, but not limited to, what one perceives […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Thursday Evening Sculpture – IN-PERSON with Leonid Lerman

COURSE FULL. Please email Jessica McDaniels jmcdaniels@nyss.org to join the waitlist. COURSE DESCRIPTION What is sculpture? Why figure? Is the human body a sculpture? Does sculpture have structure? Is structure sculptural? Can we see structure? Does geometry help? Do we need anatomy? These and other questions are addressed in this intensive 11-week course, focused on furthering the […]

November 22, 2023 ·

Thursday Evening Drawing – VIRTUAL with John Lees

COURSE DESCRIPTION The Virtual Drawing class is designed specifically for Zoom and Padlet. We will explore the sensual beauty of the formal elements of drawing interacting with the seen and imagined world to build visual images. The class is open to students from all drawing backgrounds – beginning through advanced. The only prerequisite is a […]

November 22, 2023 ·