Drawing

Drawing inspiration from masterworks in museums is a time honored tradition. Degas, Ingres, Delacroix, and Picasso each copied masterworks in the Louvre. Learn the fundamentals of drawing while finding inspiration in the Boca Raton Museum of Art galleries and sculpture garden. The class will also meet with the Chief Registrar to learn about the Museum collection of 19th and 20th century drawings.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $188.00

Designed for students who have a knowledge of basic drawing techniques, this class focuses on developing skills and exploring different drawing tools and styles of drawing. Students are encouraged to identify their personal drawing style as they draw from still-life, cast sculpture, and the live model. Class demonstrations and individual guidance in traditional and contemporary approaches to portraiture are provided. Students work in drawing media or the medium of their choice. A model will be present for half of each term.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $270.00
  • Start Date: Mar 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Oct 30, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $188.00

Drawing from the nude model, learn the traditional method of depicting the human figure based on observation. Gain an understanding of human anatomy from simple geometric forms to complex structures of the body. Proportion, light, value, spatial relationships, perspective, and design principles are explored.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Nov 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Mar 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $188.00

Using the human figure as a source of inspiration, learn proportion and foreshortening as you develop confidence in drawing from a live model. Define mass and shape using light and shading, and explore ways to integrate the background. Working from short gestural sketches to longer studies, students may choose to work in pencil, charcoal, ink, watercolor, or gouache.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 30, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $225.00

Explore the elements of a successful comic book and graphic novel narration. This course focuses on drawing skills and developing personal style for creating comics, short stories, or Manga-style illustrations. Explore a variety of techniques such as penciling, inking, shading, character design, and effective story structure.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00
  • Start Date: Nov 28, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00
  • Start Date: Feb 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00
  • Start Date: Mar 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00
  • Start Date: Apr 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $90.00
  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Thomas Bruckner
    Fee: $120.00

This course is for students who want to take their contemporary drawing skills to the next level.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Oct 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $360.00