Gain foundational skills in drawing and painting! Become proficient in drawing and painting the basics of human anatomy, proportions, landscapes, still lifes, and more, while learning to draw from observation as well as to create original work that blends the observational with the imaginative. Learn what you need to get beyond basics and begin building a scholarship-worthy portfolio. This class will prepare you for more advanced classes such as Intermediate Portfolio and other specialty Portfolio classes.
Lauren Hollick is The Art Effect’s Director of Explore Programming. She is an alum of The Art Effect’s Art Institute and a beloved teaching artist in numerous programs at The Art Effect. Lauren has lived in the Hudson Valley her whole life and obtained a Bachelors in Art Education from SUNY New Paltz. Her current mediums of choice for her personal work are ceramics and India Ink.
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Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email email@example.com for an application, call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477, or follow the link here to access an application online.
We plan to offer all classes this spring in person, unless otherwise advised by the state. We are prepared for all classes to run virtually in the event that it becomes necessary. Click here to view The Art Effect’s current COVID-19 Safety Plan and procedures.