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Spring Classes begin the weeks of March 27 & May 1

Drawing and Painting

 

Lillstreet offers adult courses in a broad spectrum of 2 dimensional media, from watercolor to printmaking. Beginning classes introduce students to the study of visual arts, and encourage the development of technical skill and personal creativity. Advanced students will refine their skill, enabling their own artistic vision while encouraging their dedication to studio practice.

Drop-in model sessions are offered every Wednesday and Sunday throughout the year.
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Winter 2017 - January 09, 2017 - March 19, 2017

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Drawing into Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Drawing II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Oil Painting II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Colored Pencil (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Pastels (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Oil Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Painting Techniques (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beginning Painting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Beginning Drawing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Go Figure (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Introduction to the Portrait and Figure (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Imagined Landscapes (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00

Acrylic Studio: Still Life to Abstraction (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00

Learning from the Masters (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Landscape Painting from Photographs (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Fashion Illustration (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

The Figure in Action (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Practical Anatomy (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Comic Storytelling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Create Your Own Comic (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Understanding Color (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Collage: Cut, Mix, Repeat (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Painting with Gouache (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Ephemeral Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Flora and Fauna (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Advanced Beginning to Intermediate Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Ink and Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Pastel, Oil Painting Portrait & Figure Studio (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Sumi-e Ink Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Painting the Figure Alla Prima (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Drawing at The Art Institute of Chicago (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $190.00 / Non-Members $195.00

Problem Solving For Oil Painters (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Drawing And Painting The Nude Figure (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Intermediate Portrait and Costumed Figure (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Abstract Acrylic Painting Studio (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $190.00 / Non-Members $195.00

AGES 10-13

Introduction to Drawing and Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

Spring 2017 - March 27, 2017 - June 04, 2017

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Drawing into Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Oil Painting II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beginning Oil Pastel (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Oil Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Introduction to Painting Techniques (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beginning Figure Drawing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beginning Painting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Beginning Drawing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Drawing II (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Introduction to the Portrait and Figure (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Imagined Landscapes (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

The Figure in Action (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Practical Anatomy (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Comic Storytelling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Create Your Own Comic (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Children’s Book Illustration (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Understanding Color (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Paper-cut Illustration (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Collage: Cut, Mix, Repeat (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Birds and Botanicals (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Landscape Painting from Photographs (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Painting with Gouache (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Sumi-e Ink-Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Ink and Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Advanced Beginning to Intermediate Watercolor (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Acrylic Studio: Still Life to Abstraction (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00

Pastel, Oil Painting Portrait & Figure Studio (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Paint Like a Kid Again (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Painting the Figure Alla Prima (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Drawing at The Art Institute of Chicago (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $190.00 / Non-Members $195.00

Problem Solving For Oil Painters (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Drawing And Painting The Nude Figure (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Intermediate Portrait and Costumed Figure (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Advanced Pencil Drawing Portraits (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Abstract Acrylic Painting Studio (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $190.00 / Non-Members $195.00

AGES 10-13

Introduction to Drawing and Painting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $115.00 / Non-Members $120.00

AGES 14+

Graphic Novel Studio (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00