Drawing and Painting Art Classes and Workshops
Upcoming Classes - Registration Open
Tuesdays 6-8pm May 7 - June 5
$280 includes most materials*
This 6 week class will begin with exercises that prepare you for the final project of completing a portrait in oil from your own photo reference.
8 Week Class:
Figure Drawing and Painting
Wednesdays, 9:30am-12pm May 8th through June 26th
Class Fee $375
Class will cover all aspects of figure drawing (primarily in charcoal) and painting in oil. Basics as well as advanced concepts will be covered, so it is appropriate for students of any ability level. Models will be our primary reference, but photos, images of art, etc., will serve as reference as well.
Foundations of Drawing
8 Week Class
Saturdays 12:30-2:30 May 25th through July 13th
Fee per student: $320 includes all materials
This class is great for beginners as well as for artists who want to increase the sense of depth, form, and accuracy in their drawings or paintings.
8 Week Class
Mondays 6-8:30pm, June 12th through July 31st
$375 per student includes all materials
Foundations of Oil Painting is ideal for someone who wants to start oil painting, for those who want to learn some new techniques, or for those with oil painting experience who need more information on the proper way to use their materials. Students will work both from life and from photos with the opportunity to explore personalized subject matter after working through initial projects.
Wednesdays 6:00-8:30pm June 24th through September 16th
Plus Nelson-Atkins Museum Visit TBD by Student Vote
Class Fee $480
Class will cover all aspects of portrait drawing (primarily in charcoal) and painting in oil. Basics as well as advanced concepts will be covered, so it is appropriate for students of any ability level.
Possible Future Classes: Pre-Registration Available
Pre-Registration is a way for us to gauge interest in particular classes. There is no commitment to join the class once scheduled, but pre-registering will influence which classes we offer. All who pre-register will be given an advanced opportunity to sign-up.
Other classes and workshops are offered on a rotating basis. Subjects of study include:
Portrait drawing and painting
Life drawing and human anatomy for artists
Skin tone palettes
Alla prima still life painting
All classes are taught by Lacey Lewis and take place at Red Door Studios in Kansas City, unless otherwise noted. Lacey periodically teaches in other locations and is available to travel for workshops. Feel free to contact us if you'd like a class option not listed!