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FREE Nelson-Atkins Portrait Tour
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

FREE Nelson-Atkins Portrait Tour

October 25th at 7:00pm

There is no fee for admittance but I do recommend that you donate to the museum!

We will primarily look at work in the European and American sections, and primarily portraiture and figurative work. I will highlight some specific concepts you can implement in your own work to create more lifelike human images and allow opportunities for you to ask questions about the paintings.

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Portrait Drawing and Painting Weekend Workshop
Oct
26
12:00 PM12:00

Portrait Drawing and Painting Weekend Workshop

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2 Day Workshop
Saturday and Sunday October 26th and 27th, 12pm-5pm
$200 per student, *materials provided

Learn to create vibrant skin tones with only FOUR pigments: Red, Green, Black, and White in this two day workshop. With just these four paints, it's possible to give the illusion of all hues of skin tones whether more yellow, orange, pink, or cooler blues and greens.

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Figure Drawing 6 Week Class
Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Figure Drawing 6 Week Class

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6 Week Class
Wednesdays 6-8:30pm Nov 6th through Dec 11th
$275/student

Lacey Lewis will teach a 6 week class where she shares her approach to drawing the nude figure from life in charcoal. Students will learn many ways to dynamically view and analyze the figure to achieve accurate proportions without overly relying on height and width measurements.

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Figure and Portrait Drawing and Painting 8 Week Class
Oct
7
6:00 PM18:00

Figure and Portrait Drawing and Painting 8 Week Class

Mondays, 6-8:30pm
October 7th through November 25th

Class Fee $375

Class will cover all aspects of figure and 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. Models will be our primary reference, but photos, images of art, etc., will serve as reference as well.

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Foundations of Oil Painting 8 Week Class
Sep
3
6:00 PM18:00

Foundations of Oil Painting 8 Week Class

Tuesdays 6-8:30pm, Sept 3rd through October 22nd
$375 per student includes all materials

Location: InterUrban ArtHouse

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.

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Figure Drawing Tutorial Video Premiere
Sep
3
10:00 AM10:00

Figure Drawing Tutorial Video Premiere

Tuesday September 3rd at 10 am my newest figure drawing tutorial will go live on YouTube!

Do you want better proportions and a more solid sense of form in your figure drawings? This video is for you! We will talk about 5 key concepts that I cover with my students during classes that help you get proportion without measuring and establish the foundations of shading.

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Classical Drawing 8 Week Class
Aug
28
6:30 PM18:30

Classical Drawing 8 Week Class

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Wednesdays 6:30-8:30pm August 28th - October 16th
Class Fee: $320 includes materials

The French Academies employed a method of teaching basic drawing skills to their beginning students in which they copied increasingly difficult lithographs from the Charles Bargue Drawing Course before moving on to drawing plaster casts. This method ensured a logical progression in difficulty from basic shape-making, measuring, and shading techniques from a flat reference to a three-dimensional reference.

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Portrait Drawing and Painting 12 Week Class
Jun
24
6:00 PM18:00

Portrait Drawing and Painting 12 Week Class

Mondays 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.

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Bargue and Cast Drawing 8 Week Class
Apr
20
12:30 PM12:30

Bargue and Cast Drawing 8 Week Class

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Saturdays 12:30-2:30pm Beginning April 20th
Eight 2-Hour Sessions
Class Fee: $320 includes materials

The French Academies employed a method of teaching basic drawing skills to their beginning students in which they copied increasingly difficult lithographs from the Charles Bargue Drawing Course before moving on to drawing plaster casts. This method ensured a logical progression in difficulty from basic shape-making, measuring, and shading techniques from a flat reference to a three-dimensional reference.

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Figure Drawing 6 Week Class
Apr
17
6:00 PM18:00

Figure Drawing 6 Week Class

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6 Week Class
Wednesdays 6-8:30pm April 17th through May 22nd
$275/student

Lacey Lewis will teach a 6 week class where she shares her approach to drawing the nude figure from life in charcoal. Students will learn many ways to dynamically view and analyze the figure to achieve accurate proportions without overly relying on height and width measurements.

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Anatomy for Figure Drawing 6 Week Class
Mar
5
6:00 PM18:00

Anatomy for Figure Drawing 6 Week Class

6 Week Class
Class Fee: $235 includes all materials and model fee

Classes meet Tuesdays 6-8pm 3/5-4/9
Location: InterUrban ArtHouse
8001 Newton St
Overland Park, KS 66204

This class combines the study of anatomy and life drawing into one! Each session will focus on one area of the figure, highlighting a handful of related anatomical features before observing them in action on the model.

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Figure Drawing Class 6 Week Class
Feb
6
9:30 AM09:30

Figure Drawing Class 6 Week Class

6 Week Class
Wednesdays 9:30am-12pm February 6th through March 13th
$240/student

Lacey Lewis will teach a 6 week class where she shares her approach to drawing the nude figure from life in charcoal. Students will learn many ways to dynamically view and analyze the figure to achieve accurate proportions without overly relying on height and width measurements.

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Foundations of Oil Painting
Sep
24
2:00 PM14:00

Foundations of Oil Painting

Class will meet Sundays 2-4:30pm.

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.

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Foundations of Oil Painting
Sep
17
2:00 PM14:00

Foundations of Oil Painting

Class will meet Sundays 2-4:30pm.

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.

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Foundations of Oil Painting
Sep
10
2:00 PM14:00

Foundations of Oil Painting

Class will meet Sundays 2-4:30pm.

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.

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Foundations of Oil Painting
Sep
3
2:00 PM14:00

Foundations of Oil Painting

Class will meet Sundays 2-4:30pm.

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.

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Foundations of Oil Painting
Aug
27
2:00 PM14:00

Foundations of Oil Painting

Class will meet Sundays 2-4:30pm.

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.

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