Workshop/Class Subject: Figure Drawing

Art and Soul of Summer 2019 KIDS Art Camp!

In the mornings we will be doing various structured exercises to develop your child’s drawing abilities. Each exercise will be used to develop your child’s ability to see things in a way so that they are able to interpret them... Read More

Figure Drawing For Adults

Discover the human form, inspired by professional life models.  Students will focus on studying the human body via live model, draped and un-draped, honing their drawing skills in transferring what they see to paper. Each class will have a specific... Read More

Drawing Classes/Artist Development

Join classically trained Brazilian artist Alex Greghi and develop your skills in an open studio style setting. With Alex’s guidance you will work at your own pace and receive mentorship whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist. Step... Read More

Life Drawing Sessions (Apr – May)

No instructor No supplies An open invitation to all artists: Have you ever wanted to get together with a fun, focused group of fellow artists to draw a live model? We want to get a group of about eight or... Read More

The Figure in Contemporary Painting

The Figure in Contemporary Painting (PNTGs254-18) The figure in painting is a centuries old subject that has allowed artists to explore topics ranging from the classical (beauty, mythology, etc.) to more contemporary concerns surrounding gender, racial stereotypes, class and politics.... Read More

How to Draw

How to Draw (DRWGs111-18) This is an ideal course for people with little or no experience in drawing. The course involves drawing from direct observation with an emphasis on the line quality, value, shading, negative space and perspective. Students will... Read More

Spring is here! Drawing Class registration for April 2019

Drawing class for SPRING 2019 beginning April 9th! I will be continuing with my one hour long after school drawing classes. These classes will be held Tuesdays after school, every week, for the next 8 weeks beginning on April 9th... Read More

Atelier Class – Drawing and Painting

The Langley Arts Council is pleased to present this Atelier style class with classically-trained artist Alex Greghi. Learn to draw and paint like the masters, even with little or no previous portfolio experience. Step by step, the students will further... Read More

Portfolio Building

The Langley Arts Council is pleased to offer Portfolio Building classes with skilled art instructor Alex Greghi. Build a strong portfolio that you can submit to post-secondary studio and design programs and help yourself stand out from the competition! Learn... Read More

Figure Drawing Workshop

One day short pose figure drawing workshop Saturday 10am to 5pm. Come draw the beauty of the human form. Noah will teach classical techniques for drawing the figure. Noah will teach tilt angles, comparative measurement, plumb lines, modeling form with... Read More

Intro to Drawing

In this class you’ll learn: What drawing tools you’ll need How to sketch any object Variety of shading techniques How to create the illusion of a 3D object Time: 11:00 – 1:00 Fee: $50 + GST (includes all material) Level:... Read More

Drawing for Painting: The Art of Seeing with Mark Anthony

Certain manual skills are critical for every artist, draftsman and painter alike. Following the footsteps of great European masters, this workshop teaches how to secure a confident understanding of visual realities through manual drawing. Thankfully the world has a record... Read More

Figure Drawing with Ken Campbell (Oct)

Instructor: Ken Campbell Learn how to easily draw the human figure. We use mannequins, photos, online models as well as live models to teach how to generically map the human anatomy. Then learn how to ‘see’ individual variations in form... Read More

Adult Drawing at the Port Moody Arts Centre

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist we have a range of drawing classes to suit your needs. Check out our website to see the various classes available.

Film Noir: Creating Compelling Visual Narratives (at MISSA) Using baroque painting and Hollywood film noir as models, this workshop will introduce ways to layer meaning, enhance clarity and increase visual drama by applying film mis-en-scène principles when composing drawings and paintings. Working from still life and nude... Read More

How to Draw/Paint the Eye

You’ll learn the basic anatomy of the eye and then get step-by-step instructions how to draw the eye. Once we feel confident with sketching eyes we’ll venture into painting them. Time: 11:00 – 3:00 (BYOLunch!) Level: Ages 16 – Adult

Teens Arts & Literature

If you’re a young author who also loves the art of illustration, this week long summer camp is for you. Maybe you have a passion for picture books for small children? Or perhaps graphic novels or comic books are more... Read More

Figurative Explorations with Dene Croft

This workshop deals principally with composition, palette set-up and mixing life like flesh tones; the importance of under-paint ; full instruction and all-weekend demonstrations on building your painting- from the under paint to the finished piece (. . . lots... Read More

Classical Anatomy for Artists

Understanding anatomy is essential for convincing drawings and paintings of the human form. The entire skeleton and musculature will be covered in two terms, with each 2-week class being devoted to one body part. Week 1 consists of slide lecture,... Read More

Classical Figure Drawing

Intermediate and Advanced students draw and paint in these 6-week sustained poses. Focus is on solid proportions, gesture, balance and anatomy. Fall of light and big-form modelling add to the depth and complexity of the finished work. Students work in... Read More

N. Vancouver Kids Drawing Classes!

I host this after school class on Tuesdays with new and returning students. We start from what the different pencils are used for, progressing to contour drawing and shading. Learning proper one-point and two-point perspective, and correct proportions of the... Read More

Drawing 200

In this class you’ll learn: Drawing perspectives How to draw from a grid How to work with values from light to dark Subtractive drawing methods Best drawing practices Time: 2:00 – 3:30 Fee: $50 (includes all material) Level: Beginner –... Read More

Drawing 101

In this class you’ll learn: About various drawing tools you can use Variety of shading techniques How to “see” so you can draw anything Various ways to create lines How to make a 2D object appear 3D Time: 2:00 –... Read More

Life-Drawing Sessions in Aldergrove

Sunday afternoons…..a coffee….a stick of charcoal and a great model! These sessions are non-instructional and every level of skill is welcomed. Browse the gallery, enjoy one of the many art books or meet like-minded people. Avant Garde Studio: the Spa... Read More

FCA Workshop – Brushwork with Paul Chizik

Throughout the workshop, Paul will be doing demonstrations and hands-on instruction. This is the time tested method of teaching and learning. The handling and management of paint, the correct direction of brushstrokes, the density and bush-ability of paint and applied... Read More


Art in the Country in Aldergrove (F) welcomes you to practice your skills of drawing, painting or sculpting the figure. Some art experience would be helpful as each participant works independently amid an atmosphere of creative comradery, discussion and rigorous... Read More

FCA Online Critique September 25 2017 with Danny Chen

Creating art is most often a solitary activity, and with only friends or family to provide feedback on your work, progressing as an artist can be challenging. To get to that “next level” you’ll sometimes need the constructive feedback to... Read More

FCA Foundations Program

10 Instructors – 10 Key Subjects – 10 Weeks The Foundations Program begins with 10 weekday evening classes which provide a high-level overview of what every visual artist should know. Thereafter, each of the subjects have a corresponding optional weekend... Read More

Uninstructed Life Drawing LIMITED SEATING Required: Please bring your own drawing board & supplies

Fall Weekly Class and Free Monthly Art instructional Gathering

Acrylic Painting, Colour Theory, Drawing, Oil Painting, Outdoor Painting, Pencil Drawing, Watercolour Painting Weekly group / private class will be taught on Sundays. You may check the art lesson detail and fee at Free Monthly Art instructional Gathering July... Read More