Virtual Art School Courses

Registration opens on October 26 for in-person and virtual art classes!

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Virtual Art Classes @ EA Art School


Creative Painting: Jodie Niss

Wednesdays: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

11/18/2020 – 12/23/2020

In this virtual course, students will explore different creative processes for planning a project, while simultaneously learning new painting techniques to push their creativity and personal practice. This course explores new ways of expressing ideas, painting a mood, and telling a story. Students will engage in fun activities designed to help them find their individual voice. All skill levels and paint preferences are welcome!

*Suggested Materials List

Drawing – Beginner/Intermediate: Thomas Legaspi

Saturdays: 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

11/14/2020 – 12/19/2020

Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced student, this virtual drawing course is for you. Come and explore techniques for drawing in pencil, charcoal and ink. Beginners focus on the basics and experienced students develop a greater mastery of their craft. Working from still lifes and photographs, all artists will practice the fundamentals including line, form, shape, value, tone, shading, composition and perspective. Fun exercises support the development of personal self-expression and style.

*Suggested Materials List

Introduction to Watercolor: Jodie Niss 

Mondays: 6:30pm to 8:00 pm

11/16/2020 – 12/21/2020

This virtual course will introduce you to watercolor painting techniques in a fun and easy way. Classes will include demos on color and design, as well as wet-on-wet and dry-brush techniques. Learn how to paint texture, blend and mix colors, maximize the potential of your brushes, and grasp composition. The classes will use still lifes and reference materials such as sketches, reproductions, and photos for inspiration. All levels of experience welcome!

*Suggested Materials List

We are still offering a limited number of scholarship seats for our virtual art courses. Please click here to inquire about our available scholarships.

All of our virtual offerings will be held via Zoom. Please download theZoom appon your phone or computer prior to the start of your class or activity. You can find basic instructions on using Zoomhere. Links and details will be sent out to students who have registered before the start of class.

All virtual courses include instructor demos (both live and via pre-recorded videos), time for creating together, instructor feedback, and student sharing. Some courses have suggested materials lists. Students who want to follow along and create new work from home should purchase these materials before the start of the first class.