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Winter trimester classes are now closed.

Our winter classes have been running for more than four weeks and are too far along for new students to join classes. Please check back on March 11th for openings in our Spring trimester.

February School Vacation Portrait Painting Workshop

Be sure to check out our upcoming February Vacation Workshop on Portrait Painting. This Four-Day workshop will take students through a complete painting process resulting in a single finished portrait. All materials are included and students can supply their own reference images for the portrait. Paint your friends or family! Learn more about this great opportunity…
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Blue girl, S. A. Uy
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See if classes are Open or Full

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OUR SCHEDULE PAGE shows you a complete listing of weekly classes. You can see what classes have openings on each table.

NEW CLASS at ActonArt!

purple, green and blue ball point pen portrait drawing
THE ART YEAR, is a fantastic new class designed to transition students from the exercise-based instructional projects presented in our foundation drawing classes into more creative and self-determined individual artists who are capable of using their skills to create original fine artwork. This class is open to students who have completed an Intermediate A2 class level or can provide samples of artwork that demonstrate appropriate skills…
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Ball point pen portrait, K. Chen

Coming Soon! Online Video classes!


Manga Drawing & Portrait Drawing

Chris Parent screen grab from Manga video class
WE’RE WORKING TOWARDS trying something new…online video classes from some of our most popular programs. These are full length classes that demonstrate a complete drawing process. Each class is presented by one of ActonArt’s studio teachers in high quality HD video. If you’d like to try a single class or give a gift to a distant family member these are perfect! Check back soon for preview trailers of our first two classes…Portrait Drawing with Roxanne Vanslette and Manga Characters with Chris Parent!
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Drawing board view of Portrait Drawing video
Drawing board screen grab from Manga video

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