Top NYC Drawing Courses

  • 92nd Street Y Colored Pencils for Beginners

    This beginner-level course will teach you how to use colored pencils to create vibrant drawings from life with nuance, depth, and expression. You will learn basic techniques for blending, shading, and more in this course.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $285
    • 5 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Beginner
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  • 92nd Street Y Comics & the Graphic Novel

    This course will cover basic drawing and storytelling techniques and will reference a broad range of comic book styles. Students will also learn how to create a compelling storyline, strong characters, illustrate body language and facial expression, and how to match words and pictures. There will be a demonstration of all the materials while the students work in small groups to receive individual attention.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $335
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • 92nd Street Y Drawing at The Met

    Join this class at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for a series of drawing lessons based on the collections. This course is a great way to learn the basics of drawing while surrounded by some of the world's most famous art. The instructor will teach you about different drawing techniques, such as shading, mark making, and line quality, and how to create different effects, such as depth and dimension.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $485
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • 92nd Street Y Drawing For Beginners

    The course introduces beginners to the fundamental principles and techniques of drawing. It covers topics such as line, shape, form, and shading and encourages students to explore their creativity through various exercises and projects. The class provides a supportive environment for aspiring artists to develop their drawing skills.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $275
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Beginner
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  • 92nd Street Y Getting Started with Drawing

    In this introductory drawing class, students will learn fundamental techniques such as line, shape, shading, and perspective. Through hands-on exercises and guided instruction, participants will develop their observational skills and gain confidence in creating expressive and realistic drawings. Whether you aspire to create stunning portraits or capture the beauty of the world around you, this course provides the essential foundation to unleash your artistic potential.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $195
    • 4 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Beginner
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  • 92nd Street Y Drawing from Nature with Silverpoint

    This course for all levels will teach you about the art and subtle quality of silverpoint, a medium that dates to the late Middle Ages. You will explore historic and contemporary examples while learning the ins and outs of how to use the medium and prepare surfaces for its application. Participants create drawings with silverpoint inspired by nature while honing their skills of observation.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $150
    • 5 Hours
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    • All Levels
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  • 92nd Street Y Drawing with Perspective

    In this drawing course offered in NYC, participants will explore various fundamental elements of perspective used in drawing, such as linear perspective, one-point perspective, two-point perspective, and atmospheric perspective. Through engaging demonstrations, exercises, and projects, learners will gain a better understanding of the artistic concepts of space, depth, light, and atmosphere.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $170
    • 3 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • 92nd Street Y Figure Drawing (In-Person)

    This two-and-a-half-hour in-person figure drawing course is for all levels. Artists who want to improve their skills at drawing the human figure will learn how to see and understand the human form, and how to translate their observations into drawings. Students will use charcoal, graphite, and ink, and will move from short poses to longer poses to go from sketches to finished drawings.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $355
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • 92nd Street Y Drawing with Pastel: The Still Life

    This two-and-a-half-hour in-person pastel drawing course for beginners seeks to explain each stage of the creative process to ensure that students have a grasp on the fundamentals of art. Students will learn to organize composition, shade, and mix colors using colors from one's own pastel box.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $335
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Beginner
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  • 92nd Street Y Botanical Drawing

    Discover the captivating art of botanical drawing in this immersive course. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist, this class will teach you the techniques and skills needed to create stunning botanical illustrations. Learn how to accurately depict the intricate details of plants, capture their delicate textures, and master shading and composition. With expert guidance, you'll unleash your creativity and develop a deeper appreciation for the beauty of the natural world through the art of botanical drawing.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $275
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Beginner
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  • 92nd Street Y Portrait Drawing

    This portrait drawing course is designed for aspiring artists who want to develop their skills in creating realistic representations of people. During the class, participants will learn about crucial concepts such as lighting, anatomy, and the basics of facial structure. Participants will also practice their skills by drawing from live models to create emotional portraits.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $355
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • Intermediate
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  • 92nd Street Y Portrait Drawing Intensive

    This eight-week portrait drawing intensive is ideal for artists looking to take their skills to the next level. Guided by experienced industry professionals, learners will explore the foundations of portraiture and learn to draw the human face with finesse and accuracy using a variety of drawing materials. Through instructor demonstrations, lectures, and critiques, they will also practice using color theory, composition, and different methods of portraiture to create artwork that captures the essence of the subject.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $225
    • 3 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • The Art Studio NY Total Beginner's Drawing in Central Park

    This beginner's drawing class in Central Park introduces the basics of drawing, as well as an introduction to composition, value, and perspective. Participants will gain the skills and understanding needed to draw from life with confidence. Through hands-on experience and one-on-one instruction, students will explore and refine their basic drawing techniques.

    In-person @ 145 W 96th St, New York, New York
    • $49
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    • Beginner
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  • ArtClassBklyn.com Classical Drawing Workshop

    This classical drawing workshop is an introduction to traditional drawing techniques. Students will learn how to draw with graphite and charcoal, work with their tools effectively, create form and perspective, and practice techniques such as blending and focusing on values. Through guided exercises and instructor feedback, participants will develop their observational skills and create representational and expressive drawings.

    In-person @ 98 Sterling St, Brooklyn, New York
    • $49
    • 4 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
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    • All Levels
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  • Drawing New York Instructed Figure Drawing

    This figure drawing course is designed to help participants hone their skills in figure drawing. Through the guidance of a professional instructor, participants will learn various techniques such as shading and proportion which will enable them to draw a human figure with accuracy, expression, and life. This course is suitable for participants of all skill levels.

    In-person @ 15 Gramercy Park South, New York, New York
    • $35
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  • Chelsea Drawing & Painting Workshops Fundamentals of Drawing & Painting

    This course provides a comprehensive introduction to drawing and painting techniques. Participants will learn essential skills related to basic drawing and shading, figure and portrait drawing, perspective drawing, and more. Students will gain hands-on experience and practice with all stages of the drawing/painting process.

    In-person @ 321 W 24th St , New York, New York
    • $210
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    • All Levels
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  • Chelsea Drawing & Painting Workshops Private Couple or Friend Art Workshop

    Get creative with your favorite person or buddy and learn the basics of drawing at this private art workshop in New York City. Experienced instructors will guide participants through different art techniques, materials, and processes to develop and explore new ideas. Make special memories and get inspired together in this creative learning experience.

    In-person @ 321 W 24th St , New York, New York
    • $180
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    • All Levels
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  • Chelsea Drawing & Painting Workshops The Art of Nature - Central Park

    Explore the art of nature with Central Park as your muse. Through this course, learn to capture the beauty of nature and bring it into your artwork. Utilize tips and techniques for pencil drawing, color mixing, and creating perspective to improve your artistry.

    In-person @ 321 W 24th St , New York, New York
    • $40
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    • All Levels
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  • New York School of the Arts Drawing: Anatomy & Artistry

    This course covers the fundamentals of drawing anatomy to help learners develop their artistry skills. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the skeletal and muscular structure of the body, and how to apply their knowledge to drawing natural-looking figures. Through practical exercises, they will learn to draw both the internal and external features of figures without the need for models.

    In-person @ 315 E 62nd Street, New York, New York
    • $175
    • 8 Hours
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    • Beginner
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  • Creatively Wild Art Studio Dumbo Adult: Beginner Drawing + Illustration Techniques

    This Introduction to Drawing and Illustration for Adults course in NYC provides a solid grounding in the fundamentals of drawing, while also allowing participants to explore their creative potential. Participants learn how to work with various drawing materials, apply principles of perspective and composition, and create illustrations. Whether a beginner or experienced artist, this course aims to equip participants with the knowledge and confidence to pursue drawing and illustration.

    In-person @ 98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York
    • $299
    • 2 Hours
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    • Beginner
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