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Beginner

  • Figure Drawing Open Studio

    Preregistration is mandatory for this class. Immerse yourself in an intensive afternoon-long figure drawing experience offered in the "open-studio" tradition. The Arts Center faculty will be available for ...

    May 30, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Armando Soto

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  • Drawing for the Terrified

    This is a class for anyone who has ever said, "I can't draw" (but wished it were otherwise)! In this introductory drawing class for new students as well as those looking to build on a little experience, yo...

    July 15, 2015 — 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

    Instructor: David Dowd

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  • Community Inclusion Project: Portraits and Selfies

    Come and explore the various methods of self portraiture. In this eight week class, you will use photographs, mirrors, and other ways to look at yourself and express what you see through drawing, painting...

    June 30, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM

    Instructor: David Dowd

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  • Drawing Studio Concepts

    This is a next-level class for the ”slightly less terrified” beginner. Students will be guided through some of the basics, then explore further topics including studies in line, value, composition, try...

    August 18, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Armando Soto

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Intermediate

  • Urban Sketching: Perspective, Proportion & Scale

    Get to know the beauty of downtown Troy in this two week weekend intensive. Throughout this workshop students learn how to see and represent proper proportion, scale, and perspective by sketching the beaut...

    May 30, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM

    Instructor: Tony Conner

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  • Drawing Boot Camp

    In this intensive study for the slightly less terrified you will be able to take your drawing skills to the next level. Guided by the instructor, you’ll focus on direct observation of still life, figures...

    July 20, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 02:30 PM

    Instructor: Monica Bill Hughes

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  • Figure Drawing Open Studio

    Preregistration is mandatory for this class. Immerse yourself in an intensive afternoon-long figure drawing experience offered in the "open-studio" tradition. The Arts Center faculty will be available for ...

    June 27, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Armando Soto

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  • Figure Drawing Open Studio

    Preregistration is mandatory for this class. Immerse yourself in an intensive afternoon-long figure drawing experience offered in the "open-studio" tradition. The Arts Center faculty will be available for ...

    July 18, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Armando Soto

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  • Figure Drawing Open Studio

    Preregistration is mandatory for this class. Immerse yourself in an intensive afternoon-long figure drawing experience offered in the "open-studio" tradition. The Arts Center faculty will be available for ...

    August 22, 2015 — 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: Armando Soto

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  • Creating A Scene: Drawing/Painting Familiar Places in Troy

    In this workshop, we'll visit familiar(historic or both) spots in and around Troy, gathering inspiration from Rensselaer County Historical Society’s recent exhibition Scenic Overlook: Perspectives on Ren...

    August 15, 2015 — 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Tony Conner

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