Adult Classes

Adult Classes

Whether you think of yourself as the next famous modern artist or you’ve never picked up a paintbrush or drawing pen before, we have a class for you. With various design choices and mediums, we offer the right fit for everyone.

Take a look at our calendar to view our class schedule. We would be happy to arrange a private party for you, or we welcome you at any event at our studio when inspiration strikes.

Reach out now to reserve your spot in our next class. We’ll see you soon.

 

 

 

Teens and Adults Art Classes (High school students and older)


Introduction to painting (beginners)
In this course, the instructor will take you on a journey that will unleash your inner artist, providing an introduction to the materials and techniques used in acrylic painting. Reference painting will be pre-determined and artists will leave with their own masterpiece.

Day 1: Color mixing
Day 2: Underpainting
Day 3: Textures
Day 4: Glazing and Signing

 


Introduction to painting (intermediate)
In this course, the instructor will take you on a journey that will hone in on your current skills as an advanced beginner. We will experiment with different paint mediums and figure out which one you feel comfortable with. Reference painting will be determined by the student and artists will leave with their own masterpiece.

Day 1: Experimenting with different paints (gouache, watercolor, etc.)
Day 2: Advanced brush techniques (fan brushes, flat brushes, sponge brushes, etc.)
Day 3: Tracing objects inside painting
Day 4: Different mixing mediums, glazing, and signing

 


Introduction to Drawing and Composition (beginners)
In this course, the instructor takes you through all of the concepts and materials you will need in order to get started with drawing. We will cover perspective, values, edges, shading techniques and proportions.

Day 1: Composition (boxes, cups, etc)
Day 2: Lighting and shadows
Day 3: Perspective (everyday objects, rule of thirds)
Day 4: Focal points

 


Introduction to Drawing and Composition (intermediate)
In this course, artists will be learning more intermediate skills. On top of what is covered in the first course of drawing and composition (perspective, values, edges, shading techniques, and proportions), we will dive deeper into more challenging objects such as landscapes, bodies, clothes, etc. while also learning about adding texture.

Day 1: Composition (shoes, clothes, bodies)
Day 2: Lighting and shadows
Day 3: Perspective (everyday objects, landscapes, rule of thirds)
Day 4: Texture

Open studio (with instructions)
Artists have the freedom to bring in any project they are working on and ask for assistance from Yasmeen. Materials will not be provided, only one-on-one guidance for any challenging areas of your project. All levels welcome!