Learn to draw in private interactive classrooms with professional guidance, and ongoing feedback on your assignments from internationally acclaimed art educators.

Drawing from Line to Life

With Mike Sibley

DG301 Advanced ~ 0 credits over 8 weeks

If techniques are becoming second nature to you and you want to advance the scope of your art, this is the course for you

Traditional Shading

With Mike Sibley

RS101 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Learn to create the illusion of texture, form, and/or three-dimensional space

Learning from the Masters

DS105 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 4 weeks

The masters of the Renaissance are no longer living but many of their works survive and serve as extraordinary teachers of classical styles and techniques.

Drawing Faces and Figures

DF104 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 6 weeks

Every artist who wants to include people in their drawings needs to become proficient with drawing faces, hands, arms, torsos, legs, and feet.

Enhancing Your Visual Intelligence

DT105 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 3 weeks

Both hemispheres of your brain work together with your vision to enable you to see as an artist.

Drawing Portraits of Children

DF101 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 3 weeks

The facial proportions of children follow different guidelines than adults.

Shading Different Textures

DS103 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 6 weeks

Learn several shading techniques to help you render textures.

Drawing with Perspective

DT104 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 5 weeks

Perspective is the very foundation on which your drawings either stand or fall.

Shading with Squirkling and Hatching

DS101 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 6 weeks

Learn to create the illusion of texture, form, and/or three-dimensional space

Contouring Cartoons

DC101 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 5 weeks

Contour lines are the base on which all drawing styles and techniques are built.

Seeing Spaces, Shapes, and Lines

DT101 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 3 weeks

Advance your technical skills and learn to better observe the world around you.

Getting Started with Drawing

DG101 Beginner ~ 1 credits over 1096 weeks

Everything you need to know to start your drawing journey!

Hatching Techniques for Realistic Subjects

With Brenda Hoddinott

RS102 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Take your shading skills to a new level with the techniques of the great masters of the Renaissance.

Drawing from Line to Life

With Mike Sibley

DG201 Intermediate ~ 0 credits over 8 weeks

Explore the art of storytelling to lift your drawings above the mundane. Study negative drawing, negative space, advanced shading, textures, lighting, and much more.

What is Expressionism?

With Judith Campanaro

MO105 Beginner ~ 3 credits over 5 weeks

Discover relationships between you and this personal form of art by exploring the lives, work, and visions of five great expressionist masters.

Introduction to Shading

With Brenda Hoddinott

RS101 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Learn the basic shading techniques of squirkling and hatching, which provide a natural progression from contour drawing to shading.

Drawing on the Classics

With Brenda Hoddinott

RC103 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Learn drawing techniques from the masters of the Renaissance by rendering different lineweights with a mixture of hard and soft grades of pencils.

Introduction to Watercolor

With Judith Campanaro

PT107 Beginner ~ 5 credits over 5 weeks

A relaxing and enjoyable beginning to painting techniques and tools that help you explore the mysteries of watercolor.

Drawing on Your Brain

With Brenda Hoddinott

RC102 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Learn brain-stretching skills and techniques designed to strengthen your ability to render precise contour lines and accurate proportions.

Introduction to Drawing

With Brenda Hoddinott

RC101 Beginner ~ 4 credits over 6 weeks

Start your drawing adventures with line drawing techniques that focus on enhancing your visual intelligence and strengthening your draftsmanship.

Colored Pencil Stew

With Eileen Sorg

DT103 Beginner ~ 6 credits over 8 weeks

Learn the various techniques used to create richly detailed, works of art by combining pen and ink, watercolor, and colored pencil.

The Cubist Movement

With Judith Campanaro

MO104 Beginner ~ 3 credits over 4 weeks

Step into the minds of four masters of the Cubist movement and create art based on their innovative styles and techniques.

Working With Your Creative Muse

With Judith Campanaro

MO103 Beginner ~ 3 credits over 5 weeks

Empower your creative muse to stimulate your imagination and visual intelligence in a five-week course filled with enjoyable artistic activities.

Compose Original Art

With Tannis Trydal

PO103 Beginner ~ 8 credits over 7 weeks

Learn an easy-to-follow three-stage process to study the rules of composition as you create original artworks.

An Artful Adventure In Self Discovery

With Judith Campanaro

MO102 Beginner ~ 3 credits over 5 weeks

Enjoy exercises and activities to enhance your journey of self-discovery and to facilitate empowerment through creative expression.

Perspective and Proportion

With Tannis Trydal

DT102 Beginner ~ 7 credits over 7 weeks

Learn how to create the illusion of three-dimension space on a flat sheet of paper and how to render proportionally accurate subjects.

Portraiture Foundations

With Tannis Trydal

DF102 Beginner ~ 5 credits over 7 weeks

Use graphite to render studies of facial features and use charcoal to learn twelve charcoal techniques for creating realistic portraits.

Shading and Form

With Tannis Trydal

DS102 Beginner ~ 7 credits over 8 weeks

Learn the theory of light and shade as well as a traditional shading technique for creating realistic three-dimensional pencil drawings.

Painting and Mixing Colours

With Tannis Trydal

PO102 Beginner ~ 7 credits over 14 weeks

Learn how to mix various colors and control your paintbrush while painting abstract and realistic subjects with acrylic paints.