Live Zoom Classes at Kline Academy


These extraordinary times are calling for everyone to adapt a new way to connect.


Kline Academy is extending some of our classes to an online format!

We are offering small group sessions or one-on-one private sessions online.

Classes will meet on a free app / online platform ZOOM ( ).

Zoom Login Link, ID# and Passcode for your meetings will be sent once you enroll.

Most Zoom meetings do not require art supplies when attending.
Watch instructors' demos, take some notes and do your homework at your free time!



$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Landscape Painting Demo & Lecture

with Sharon Weaver

Mondays 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Watch a rotating 'how-to' on landscape painting. Students learn everything they need to master the landscape. We will discuss composition, color, values, edge work and the steps needed for a balanced painting. Sharon will help students understand the best way to correct problems with their landscape paintings. Everyone is encouraged to participate in the art discussion. Class recording will be available after class.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Landscape Painting Critique

with Sharon Weaver

Wednesdays 10:30am - 11:30am

This one hour online meeting includes a critique of your painting. Students will send images of the paintings they are working on every Monday and Sharon will make adjustments using Photoshop. The before and after images will be displayed on the computer screen and she will point out the changes that she made.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Animal Portrait Drawing

with Juri Umagami

Thursdays 6:30pm - 7:30pm

In this one hour meeting, you will watch a drawing demo of various animal portraits in graphite. You will learn how to draw the initial contour / structure, work with the value massing / transitions and capture details to create a realistic drawing. You will receive a reference photo & other materials before the class. Beginners & Teens are welcome. Class recording will be available after class.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Teen & Pre-Teen Drawing

with Roberto Jaramillo


In this one hour lecture, Roberto will demo and talk about the lesson for the day. Students will be able to ask questions regarding the material. Students will progress through exploring different materials and subjects. Homework will be provided at the end of the class and will be discussed every week. Open to ages 10 - 18. Class recording will be available after class.

$45.00 - 160.00 USD

Contemporary Landscape Painting

with Scott Yeskel

Tuesdays 11:00am - 12:30pm

In this 1.5 hour meeting, learn how to paint landscapes in an impressionistic style while staying in touch with traditional methods and techniques. Watch Scott's demo on how to keep your colors clean and create deconstructed landscape paintings. Paint along or do it as homework at your free time. The reference image will be sent before the class and class recording will be available after class.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Classical Painting Techniques Explored

with Cheryl Kline

Wednesdays 6:30pm - 7:30pm

In this online, live Zoom class you will see demonstrations of historical painting techniques by Cheryl. Learn step by step and then practice on your free time. Materials, color mixing and surface preparation and many solutions to solving painting issues will be a weekly topic. Group Critiques for current work in progress will also be offered. Class recording will be available after class.

$17.50 - 120.00 USD

Paint Night on Fridays!

with Cheryl Kline

Fridays 6:15pm - 8:00pm

Need to unwind and want to create some art? Join us on Friday eves from the comfort of your own home and we will show you step by step how to create a painting. Grab your favorite beverage and be ready to have some fun. This “paint along” session is an all levels, all ages, meant to be stress-free, class. Acrylic is preferred but oil is OK to use too! Class recording will be available after class.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Procreate Digital Painting

with Masha Keating


After taking Procreate Beginner Workshop, continue your journey into digital art with weekly support from Masha and your classmates. As you work on your projects, technical and aesthetic questions will come up. Each meeting will begin with Masha addressing every ones questions followed by a demo. Topic of the demo will reflect the needs of the group each week.

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Abstract Painting

with Scott Yeskel

Tuesdays 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's loosen up! Scott Yeskel will conduct an abstract deconstruction demo using a photo reference in this one hour Zoom meeting. Start with a quick sketch ‘thumbnail’ to a color sketch, to a small study. Beginners & Teens are welcome. You can paint along or do it as homework at your free time. The reference image will be sent before the class and class recording will be available after class.

$35.00 - 139.00 USD

The Artist's Workshop

with Cheryl Kline

Thursdays 10:00am - 11:00pm

Let's find inspiration. We may visit a virtual exhibit and discuss how artists compose their images and then explore ways that you can dive into a new technique to try it for yourself. Live demonstrations will be your guide. Homework for those who want to try something new and then get feedback. Share a piece that you need help with.

$65.00 - 120.00 USD

Alla Prima Portrait Painting: Live Stream

with Cheryl Kline


This live stream event is accessible by everybody and it doesn't matter where you live! Via Zoom, you can paint along master artist Cheryl Kline or watch how she paints a portrait with a live model in the Alla Prima Style. For you to have the best learning experience, Cheryl is going to set up two cameras: one on Cheryl's canvas & upright palette and one on the model, and you can access to the recording for several days after each session.

$200.00 USD

The Imaginary Landscape Painting Workshop

with Cheryl Kline


Allow me to guide you on an artistic journey into an unknown landscape that is unique to you. Using your intuition, imagination and materials, each of you will create a visual story, a note to self, and in some cases …a spiritual oasis. In this workshop you will learn techniques to help you unlock the blocks that can inhibit us from our primal needs as human beings, to create and play.

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$160.00 USD

Procreate Beginner 2 Day Workshop


Masha Keating


Masha Keating will not only introduce students to the step-by-step, “how to” world of Procreate, but she will also discuss techniques to integrate digital tools into traditional painting practices. It is not an all or nothing approach — traditional painting and digital painting can enhance and complement each other. All levels, ages welcome!


One-on-one Private Online Session


Our instructors are also available for one hour private lessons. There are times that every artist needs a little one on one attention. If you are beginner, we will walk you through how to start your drawing and painting and every step along the way. If you are an experienced artist, we can help take you to the next level. The cost will be $100 / hour. 

Available Instructors

Cheryl Kline / Scott Yeskel / Sharon Weaver / Miguel Gonzalez / Bill Neukomm / Juri Umagami 


Contact us through "SCHEDULE" and tell us the desired date & time and instructor you want to work with. We will get back to you in 2 - 3 business days. 

3264 Motor Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90034



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Office Hours

Mon 1 - 9:30pm

Tue 12 - 9:30pm

Wed 12 - 5pm

Th 12 - 5pm

Fri 12 - 5pm

Sat 10am - 5pm

Sun Closed

*We are working remotely. If you'd like to visit our studio, please make an appointment at 310-837-7194.

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