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Intermediate and Advance Figure & Portrait at Kline Academy

Advanced Figure and Portrait Painting/Drawing

Sat. 2pm - 5pm

Kline Academy Instructor Matt Duckett

Matt Duckett

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

The art of the figure presents the ultimate challenge to the artist and once mastered, opens up a world of possibilities. This class will give you the tools you need to create a successful body of work! In this course, students may choose to either draw or paint the live model. Open to teens/adults, intermediate to advanced levels. (Open to Drawing)

Alla Prima Portrait Painting

Alla Prima Portrait Painting

Thurs. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Assistant Studio Manager + Instructor

Matteo Di Ventra

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

This course is designed to simplify the daunting task of painting the portrait/figure from life, and instead equip each student with the process and techniques needed to make a structurally sound and beautiful alla prima portrait painting.

Beauty Through Nature: Landscape Fundamentals

Beauty Through Nature: Landscape Fundamentals

Wed. 10am - 1pm

Kline Academy Instructor Sharon Weaver

Sharon Weaver

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

Capture the beauty found in the natural world by translating what you see onto the canvas. From brooks, to mountains, and forests to volcanoes. Our world is vast and brimming with potential for a painting to be created from it. Join Sharon Weaver as she guides students through the fundamentals of landscape painting.

Beginning Abstract painting at Kline Academy

Beginning Abstract and Contemporary Painting

Mon. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Instructor Scott Yeskel

Scott Yeskel

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

Our sought after Contemporary Artist, Scott Yeskel, 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.

Learn Classical Painting at Kline Academy

Beginning Classical Painting

Wed. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Founder & Owner Cheryl Kline

Cheryl Kline

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Beginning Drawing at Kline Academy

Beginning Drawing Foundations

Sat. 10am - 1pm

Kline Academy Studio Manager

Johnny Castillo

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Beginning Figure Drawing at Kline Academy

Beginning Figure and Portrait Drawing

Sat. 10am - 1pm

Kline Academy Instructor Matt Duckett

Matt Duckett

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

In this class, learn the beautiful language of the line in live figure drawing as well as a quick way to find shadow patterns and shapes. Emphasis will be on proportions, gesture, construction of the three dimensional form, and later details of the body. Teens/adults & all levels welcome.

Beginning Figure Painting at Kline Academy

Beginning Figure and Portrait Painting/Drawing

Sat. 2pm - 5pm

Kline Academy Instructor Matt Duckett

Matt Duckett

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

This course emphasizes an academic approach to painting the live figure and the various techniques used for rendering three-dimensional form. By working with a long pose, you will be given ample time to study the shapes, values of the figure. Teens/adults & All levels welcome. (Open to Drawing)

Classical Painting with Cheryl Kline

Classical Painting Workshop

Thurs. 11am - 2pm

Kline Academy Founder & Owner Cheryl Kline

Cheryl Kline

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Contemporary Landscape Painting

Contemporary Landscape Painting

Mon. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Instructor Scott Yeskel

Scott Yeskel

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

Delve into the abstract world with Contemporary Artist, Scott Yeskel. Learn abstraction in painting with a strong foundation in sound artistic principals. See live demonstrations on how to keep your colors clean and create exciting paintings. Open to all ages & levels.

Contemporary Painting at Kline Academy

Emerging Artist Painting Workshop

Thurs. 11am - 2pm

Kline Academy Founder & Owner Cheryl Kline

Cheryl Kline

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Landscape Painting

In-Studio Landscape Painting Workshop

Wed. 10am - 1pm

Kline Academy Instructor Sharon Weaver

Sharon Weaver

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

Master the skills needed to transport the beauty of nature into an original landscape painting with an award winning artist. Create atmosphere in your work specific to landscape painting that brings it to life! Open to ages & levels.

Learn Historic Classical Drawing Skills at Kline Academy

Introduction to Classical Drawing

Tues. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Studio Manager & Instructor Juri Umagami

Juri Umagami

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Learn to Oil Paint at Kline Academy

Introduction to Oil Painting

Sat. 2pm - 5pm

Kline Academy Studio Manager & Instructor Juri Umagami

Juri Umagami

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

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.

Life Figure and Portrait Drawing Foundations

Life Figure and Portrait Drawing Foundations

Thurs. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Kline Academy Assistant Studio Manager + Instructor

Matteo Di Ventra

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$85 - $1440

The practice of figure/portrait drawing from life is invaluable for an artist of any discipline. The skills learned in this class will equip students with the confidence to construct and figure and portrait from any angle, while achieving the sitters likeness.

The Best Pre-Teen/Teen Art Program in L.A.

Pre-Teen/Teen Drawing & Painting

Tues. 4pm - 6pm

Kline Academy Studio Manager & Instructor Juri Umagami

Juri Umagami

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$60- $1080

Build a powerful portfolio with the guide of a professional artist! 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 Pre-Teens and Teens (11-17).

Pre-Teen/Teen Mixed Media Painting at Kline Academy

Pre-Teen/Teen Time Travel Through Art

Thurs. 4pm - 6pm

Kline Academy Studio Manager

Clarisse Abelarde

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$70- $1230

Travel back in time by immersing into the processes and methods from the rich history of art movements. Learn mixed media and paint application techniques to elevate your personal visual voice and develop a body of work or portfolio. We will be discussing pigments, sculptural elements and finding inspiration from the past.

Uninstructed Figure Workshop

Uninstructed Figure Workshop

Wed. 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Organizer of Kline Academy's Wednesday evening Uninstructed Figure workshop.

Jennifer Fabos

Instructor

Course fee ranges from:

(based on selection)

$10 to reserve a spot, $10 cash at the door

Step in the shoes of the ancient masters by participating in the age old tradition of drawing and painting from life! This 3 hour session with a live model is a fun way for any and all artists to practice and hone their skills in whatever medium they wish.