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At Kline Academy, we have many options from On-site classes, to live Zoom classes, Workshops with visiting artists and even pre-taped courses. If you need guidance, give us a call (310) 927-2436 or contact us.

Beginning Abstract painting at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Beginning Abstract and Contemporary Painting

Scott Yeskel

Mon. 10am - 1pm (Resume Soon)

Mon. 6:30 - 9:30pm (Registration Open)

Our sought after Contemporary Artist, Scott Yeskell, begins by showing his students a solid system of abstraction based on sound art theories. See live demonstrations on how to keep your colors clean and create exciting paintings. Open to all ages & levels.

Learndirect Painting Oil or Acrylic
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Beginning Painting Techniques

Scott Yeskel

Mon. 10am - 1pm (Resume Soon)

Mon. 6:30 - 9:30pm (Registration Open)

Ready to explore painting? In this class you will learn the basics including - how to keep your colors clean and vibrant, mix shadow colors and use brush strokes to describe the form. There are many styles you can explore in this class. Open to all ages & levels.

Learn Historic Classical Drawing Skills at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Introduction to Classical Drawing

Juri Umagami

Tues. 6:30pm - 9:30pm (Registration Open)

Get transported to a European Art academy while learning to draw from the masters... learn proportions and shading and the use of line from "Bargue" master drawings & then move into cast heads as the second part of this exciting course, rarely offered in the U.S. All ages & levels welcome.

The Best Pre-Teen Art Program in LA
In-Person Weekly Course

$45- $200

Pre-Teen Drawing & Painting

Scott Yeskel

Mon. 4pm - 6 pm (Registration Open)

Help your budding artist learn the skills they need to successfully develop their art while being guided by a Master Artist. Students will progress through exploring different materials and subjects.

Open to all Pre-Teens (10 -12).

Learn Classical Painting at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Beginning Classical Painting

Cheryl Kline

Wed. 6:30pm - 9:30pm (Resume in June)

If you want to be a great jazz player - you need to study scales and classical foundations. The same is true to become a great painter. Many students come to us who have had years of art school, but have never been "taught" how to paint! But your frustration ends at our front door! All levels welcome.

Classical Painting with Cheryl Kline
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Classical Painting Workshop

Cheryl Kline

Wed. 6:30 - 9:30pm (Resume in June)

Thurs. 11:00am - 2:00pm (Registration Open)

Explore many historical styles as you develop your work from figurative and realistic paintings, to landscapes, still life and your own contemporary images that inspire you as you continue to use and apply the principles that you learned in our initial exercises. Intermediate to advanced levels.

Learn to Oil Paint at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Introduction to Oil Painting

Juri Umagami

Sat. 2pm - 5pm (Registration Open)

Learn the basics of oil painting through step by step projects. We use non-toxic materials, help you to develop your painting skills in color, light and form that will leave you ready to paint your own masterpiece. All ages & levels welcome.

Teen Drawing & Painting Course
In-Person Weekly Course

$45- $200

Teen Drawing & Painting

Scott Yeskel

Mon. 4pm - 6pm (Registration Open)

Master the basics of sketching and painting from life with a Master Artist. Students will learn to use charcoal and oil paints as they develop their portfolio, with creative freedom to choose their subject matter. Open to all Teens (13-18).

Beginning Drawing at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Beginning Drawing Foundations

Matt Duckett

Sat. 10am - 1pm (Registration Open)

It all starts and ends with drawing, the foundation every artist needs. If you struggle with form, core shadows and composition- then begin the class with tailored instruction on perfecting your drawing skills.

Open to all ages & levels.

Contemporary Painting at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Emerging Artist Painting Workshop

Cheryl Kline

Thurs. 6:30pm - 9:30pm (Resume Soon)

Do you already feel confident as a painter but would you like to try some new approaches to everyday ideas? Or maybe you know your direction but you really need some mentoring and critiques to fine tune your work to submit to a gallery. This is an experimental guided workshop for artists to find their voice to be able to show their work or just experiment. Intermediate to advanced levels.

Abstract painting at Kline Academy
In-Person Weekly Course

$75 - $719

Modern Abstract Painting Workshop

Scott Yeskel

Mon. 10am - 1pm (Resume Soon)

Mon. 6:30 - 9:30pm (Registration Open)

This is the perfect workshop for abstract artists looking to build a body of work while still learning new skills to enhance your paintings from a master Instructor. Both oil and acrylic painters welcome. Intermediate to advanced levels.

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Live Zoom 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.

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Live Zoom Class

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Teen & Pre-Teen Drawing

with Roberto Jaramillo

COMING BACK SOON

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.

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Live Zoom 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.

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Live Zoom Class

$35.00 - 120.00 USD

Procreate Digital Painting

with Masha Keating

COMING SOON

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.

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Live Zoom 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.