Schedule

2020 Terms: Winter, Spring, Fall

The Art Academy operates on a quarterly schedule.

During each term, classes meet once a week for eight weeks. See your class page or review the schedule below for meeting times.

Visit our summer schedule page for information about the summer term.

Winter 2020: January 20th – March 15th
Spring 2020: April 6th – June 1st
Note: classes at our location are cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Find out about our online offerings here.

Summer 2020: June 22nd – August 23th
Fall 2020: September 28th – December 6th

During the spring
– no classes on Memorial Day (2020: May 25th)
Note: classes at our location are cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Find out about our online offerings here.

During the fall
regular classes meet once a week
– no classes on MEA Week (2020: October 12th – October 18th)
– no classes on Halloween (October 31st); make up on December 12th
– no classes on Thanksgiving week (2020: November 23rd – November 29th)

Class Schedule – Winter, Spring, and Fall 2020
Mondays Tuesdays
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Introduction to Basic Elements (5-8)
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Traditional Drawing & Painting
Renaissance/Historical Drawing & Painting
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Homeschool Fundamentals (9-18)
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Manga, Superheroes, & Fantasy Figures: Visual Storytelling (12-18)
The Oil Study: Proper Techniques for Traditional Painting
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Comic, Graphic Novel & Children's Book Development
Wednesdays Thursdays
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Homeschool Fundamentals (9-18)
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (9-13)
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (14-18)
Manga, Superheroes, & Fantasy Figures: Character Design (12-18)
Traditional Drawing & Painting
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Practical Anatomy
Creativity & Composition
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Traditional Drawing & Painting
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Renaissance/Historical Drawing & Painting
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (9-13)
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (14-18)
Traditional Drawing & Painting
Saturdays Sundays
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Introduction to Basic Elements (5-8)
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (9-13)
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (14-18)
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (9-13)
Drawing & Painting Fundamentals (14-18)
Fantasy Painting (14-18)
Manga, Superheroes, & Fantasy Figures: Character Design (12-18)
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
The Portrait & Figure – Drawing & Painting from the Live Model:
The Longer Pose for Unity of Finish

We have a very flexible program and make-up policy.

Parents are invited to attend a free quarterly informational meeting to learn more about our school and philosophy.

The school often presents workshops between sessions, but it is otherwise closed during breaks.