Museum School Workshops: Online

Online: Queer Men Painting Figures with Pete Hocking

January 30 - February 6
Saturdays, 11-5pm

$285 for members, $300 for non-members, 2 sessions

The male figure, the autobiographic figure, the desired figure are all part of the history of Queer men working as painters. Often pursued surreptitiously in the past, contemporary queer artists are explicitly developing work that …

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Online: Using Color with the Figure for Artists Who Want to Learn Hofmann’s Push/Pull Theory with Laura Shabott and Alana Barrett

February 7
Sunday, 10-2pm

$125 for members, $150 for non-members, 1 session

Hofmann’s theory of push/pull, a principle based on the natural laws of oscillation, was the catalyst for two generations of Abstract Expressionists. Shabott and Barrett contemporize his work through courses that delve into the concept, …

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Online Watercolor Workshop: Wet on Wet with Lisa Goren

February 26 - March 12
Fridays, 1-3pm

$115 for members, $125 for non-members, 3 sessions

Watercolor can seem daunting for those who have tried it or want to try it.  This is a class designed to help loosen your approach to the medium, feel more capable with the paints, and …

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Online: The Autobiographical Figure with Pete Hocking

February 27 - March 6
Saturdays, 11-5pm

$285 for members, $300 for non-members, 2 sessions

The self-portrait is one thing, but figurative painters also build a complex personal story by drawing directly from figures they encounter or by creating figurative persona that stand in for themselves. This workshop will work …

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Online: WIP (Work in Progress) with Nancy Hart

March 5 - March 12
Fridays, 2-3pm

$50 for members, $60 for non-members, 2 sessions

A critique group, to get eyes on the "work in progress". During the session, each artist will show images and receive constructive feedback from the group. This is best suited for artists with a dedicated …

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Online Lecture Series: Contemporary Painting with Megan Hinton

March 10 - April 7
Wednesdays, 10-11:30am

$45 for members, $50 for non-members, 5 sessions

This series of slide talks will show the trajectory of Contemporary Painting over the past 50 years.  The five session lecture series will explore a decade per session, from 1970 to 2020, presenting innovations, shifts, …

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Online: Continuing with Wet-on-Wet Watercolor with Lisa Goren

March 19 - April 2
Fridays, 1-3pm

$100 for members, $115 for non-members, 3 sessions

It is helpful to have taken my Wet-on-Wet workshop before this course but it isn’t required.   This is a series of classes following the Wet-on-Wet workshop with the goal to help continue to loosen your approach …

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Online: Delightful Collage with Sarah Kahn

January 5 - February 9
Tuesdays, 4-6pm

$380 for members, $400 for non-members, 6 sessions

Collage is a versatile art technique, and is powerful when combined with mixed-media. It involves endless choices and possibilities for art expression and exploration. Raw material refers to the papers that are adhered onto the art …

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Online: Figure Drawing for Artists who want to Learn Hofmann's Push/Pull Theory with Laura Shabott

January 11
Monday, 9:30-1:30pm (with a lunch break)

$125 for members, $150 for non-members, 1 session

Hofmann’s theory of pushing and pulling a composition on a two-dimensional surface is best understood when drawing from life with charcoal on paper. The course begins with a lecture on Hofmann’s push/pull theory by viewing …

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Online: Responding and Reacting to the Figure through Visual Vocabulary with Laura Shabott

January 18 - February 15
Mondays, 9:30-noon + Tuesday Life Drawing 9:30-11:30am

$350 for members, $375 for non-members , 5 sessions

"I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart." Vincent Van Gogh Our emphasis in this course is to make art that develops, or refines, your unique visual language and the …

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