Workshops and Classes

Washington Studio School Fall 2020 Classes & Workshops (Online and Outdoors)

Students from Trevor Young’s Painting the Landscape Class, Summer 2020. Image courtesy WSS.

Join Washington Studio School for 10, 6, or 4-week online or outdoor classes or workshops this fall. Choose from a special workshop with visiting artist Gage Opdenbrouw, beginning to advanced level drawing, painting and sculpture offerings, as well as landscape painting and drawing courses at various locations across the District. Consider our art appreciation for painters seminar, a collage workshop or even a course exploring comics and the fine arts.

 

Ten-week online classes (September 21-December 6)

Drawing

Beginning Drawing, Wednesdays, 10am-1pm EST

Beginning Drawing, Thursdays, 7-10pm EST

Beginning Drawing, Sundays, 2-5pm EST

Intermediate Drawing: Looking, Marking, and Inventing with Color, Mondays, 2-5pm EST

Intermediate Drawing, Thursdays, 7-10pm EST

Experimental Drawing, Saturdays, 2-5pm EST

The Figure: Drawing into Painting, Saturdays, 10am-1pm EST

Gage Opdenbrouw, Oakland Studio #21, oil on panel, 12×12, 2018. Image courtesy WSS.

Painting

Beginning Painting, Mondays, 7-10pm EST

Beginning Painting, Thursdays, 10am-1pm EST

Intermediate Painting: What Color Does, Tuesdays, 10am-1pm EST

Mastering The Clothed Figure in Paint, Thursdays, 2-5pm EST

Finding Your Source: Drawing to Painting, Friday, 10am-1pm EST

Looking for the Overlooked: Contemporary Still Life, Tuesdays, 7-10pm EST

Design and Composition, Fridays, 2-5pm EST

 

Sculpture

Spontaneity of Clay Sculpture, Wednesdays, 7-10pm EST

 

Six-week online and outdoor classes

Drawing at the Zoo (Outdoor), Tuesdays, September 15 – October 20, 10am-1pm EST

Urban Sketch (Outdoor), Wednesdays, September 16 – October 21, 10am-1pm EST

Gesturing in the Park (Outdoor), Saturdays, September 19 – October 24, 2-5pm EST

Looking at Paintings Together, Apart (Online), Alternate Mondays, September 21 – November 30, 7-8:30pm EST

Watercolor (Online), Wednesdays, November 4 – December 16, 7-10pm EST

Comics and the Fine Arts, Wednesdays, October 7 – November 11, 7-9pm EST

Four-week online and outdoor classes

A Sense of Place, The Particularity of a Moment (Online) with Visiting Artist Gage Opdenbrouw, Wednesdays, September 23 – October 14, 2-5pm EST

Landscape Painting: Inspired by Corot (Outdoor), Sundays, September 13 – October 4, 2-5pm EST

Landscape Painting: Inspired by Tanguy (Outdoor), Sundays, October 11 – November 1, 2-5pm EST

 

Workshops

Drawing Into Collage, Sundays, December 6 and 13, 2 – 5pm EST

WSS will be announcing more 1-day workshops as the term progresses, as well as exciting demos and free offerings including virtual artist talks, outdoor urban sketch meet-ups, and virtual reading groups. To learn more and to register, visit www.washingtonstudioschool.org/shop.

Join Washington Studio School for 10, 6, or 4-week online or outdoor classes or workshops this fall. Choose from a special workshop with visiting artist Gage Opdenbrouw, beginning to advanced level drawing, painting and sculpture offerings, as well as landscape painting and drawing courses at various locations across the District. Consider our art appreciation for painters seminar, a collage workshop or even a course exploring comics and the fine arts.

 

Ten-week online classes (September 21-December 6)

Drawing

Beginning Drawing, Wednesdays, 10am-1pm EST

Beginning Drawing, Thursdays, 7-10pm EST

Beginning Drawing, Sundays, 2-5pm EST

Intermediate Drawing: Looking, Marking, and Inventing with Color, Mondays, 2-5pm EST

Intermediate Drawing, Thursdays, 7-10pm EST

Experimental Drawing, Saturdays, 2-5pm EST

The Figure: Drawing into Painting, Saturdays, 10am-1pm EST

 

Painting

Beginning Painting, Mondays, 7-10pm EST

Beginning Painting, Thursdays, 10am-1pm EST

Intermediate Painting: What Color Does, Tuesdays, 10am-1pm EST

Mastering The Clothed Figure in Paint, Thursdays, 2-5pm EST

Finding Your Source: Drawing to Painting, Friday, 10am-1pm EST

Looking for the Overlooked: Contemporary Still Life, Tuesdays, 7-10pm EST

Design and Composition, Fridays, 2-5pm EST

 

Sculpture

Spontaneity of Clay Sculpture, Wednesdays, 7-10pm EST

 

Six-week online and outdoor classes

Drawing at the Zoo (Outdoor), Tuesdays, September 15 – October 20, 10am-1pm EST

Urban Sketch (Outdoor), Wednesdays, September 16 – October 21, 10am-1pm EST

Gesturing in the Park (Outdoor), Saturdays, September 19 – October 24, 2-5pm EST

Looking at Paintings Together, Apart (Online), Alternate Mondays, September 21 – November 30, 7-8:30pm EST

Watercolor (Online), Wednesdays, November 4 – December 16, 7-10pm EST

Comics and the Fine Arts, Wednesdays, October 7 – November 11, 7-9pm EST

 

Four-week online and outdoor classes

A Sense of Place, The Particularity of a Moment (Online) with Visiting Artist Gage Opdenbrouw, Wednesdays, September 23 – October 14, 2-5pm EST

Landscape Painting: Inspired by Corot (Outdoor), Sundays, September 13 – October 4, 2-5pm EST

Landscape Painting: Inspired by Tanguy (Outdoor), Sundays, October 11 – November 1, 2-5pm EST

 

Workshops

Drawing Into Collage, Sundays, December 6 and 13, 2 – 5pm EST

 

WSS will be announcing more 1-day workshops as the term progresses, as well as exciting demos and free offerings including virtual artist talks, outdoor urban sketch meet-ups, and virtual reading groups. To learn more and to register, visit www.washingtonstudioschool.org/shop.