ActonArt

Drawing School

Foundation Classes

For children, teens & adults
Foundation level classes present core skills projects that introduce a range of concepts and techniques needed for making realistic representational artwork. You can learn about each class in the descriptions below and read more about our approach to teaching students of all ages here.

• TWELVE CLASSES per trimester (unless otherwise noted)

• Begins Monday, December 6—Ends Saturday, March 19

• All classes are IN-STUDIO unless marked otherwise

• Many classes are available IN-STUDIO or as SIMULTANEOUS (in-studio or online) classes

BEGINNERS DRAWING
Mermaid artwork
Tuesday: 4:30-5:30 pm ONLINE
Wednesday: 4:30-5:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Saturday: 9:00-10:00 am STUDIO

AGES—5 to 6.5 years
Children must be 5 years old BEFORE September 1st to register for Beginner class level.

$280

BASIC-1 DRAWING (previously Basic-A)
Llama artwork
Monday: 4:30-5:30 pm ONLINE
Saturday: 12:30-1:30 pm STUDIO
Saturday: 2:00-3:00 pm STUDIO

AGES—6.5 to 7.5 years
This class level is intended for students who are either: moving up from Beginners drawing; or 6.5 to 7.5 years old and new to drawing classes; or occasionally older but less confident in their skills.

$280

BASIC-2 DRAWING (previously Basic-B)
Demon Maak artwork
Monday: 6:30 - 7:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Tuesday: 6:00 - 7:00 pm ONLINE
Wednesday: 4:30-5:30 pm ONLINE
Wednesday: 6-7 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Friday: 4:30-5:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Saturday: 10:30 am-12:00 pm IN-STUDIO (studio/online)

AGES—7.5 through 9 years
This class level is intended for students who are either: moving up from Basic-1; or 7.5 through 8.5 years old and new to ActonArt drawing classes; or occasionally older but less confident in their skills.

$280

INTERMEDIATE-1 DRAWING
Polar Bear artwork
Monday: 4:00-5:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Monday: 4:30-6:00 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Tuesday: 4-5:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Thursday: 4-5:30 pm STUDIO
Thursday: 4:30-6:00 pm ONLINE
Friday: 6-7:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Saturday: 9-10:30 am SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Saturday: 10:30-12:00 pm STUDIO

AGES—9 (minimum) to 12 years, or adults

This class level is for students who are a MINIMUM of 9 years of age. We cannot place students under the minimum age in this class level. It is also appropriate for new students up to 12 years of age and/or adults who don't mind the mixed age environment.

$365

INTERMEDIATE-2 DRAWING
Secretary Bird artwork
Tuesday: 6-7:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
Wednesday: 6-7:30 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)


AGES—10 to 12 years, or adults

This class level is intended for students who have already taken INTERMEDIATE-1, or new students who can provide sample artworks that demonstrate appropriate skills for this level.

$365

DRAWING FOR TEENS
Black Cat artwork
Monday: 6-7:30 PM SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)
NEW!
Friday: 6-7:30 PM SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)

AGES—12.5 (7th grade) and up

This class level is intended for teenage students who wish to join classes without having significant prior instruction. The class provides foundation level projects comparable to INTERMEDIATE-1 but in a class comprised of teenage students only.

$365

THE ART YEAR
masterworks copy artwork
Tuesday: 6-8 pm SIMULTANEOUS (studio/online)

AGES—12 & up
A 3-trimester commitment is required for this class
• 2 Hours

PRE-REQUISITE CLASSES: Intermediate 1 and 2 Drawing

$390