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#1 Rated Art Classes in New York City!

1-Day Art Retreats & Art Workshops in NYC

1 Day Art Retreats and Art Workshops NYC

Ignite your creativity and awaken your artistic self-expression in our inspiring art retreats and workshops in New York City.

Nurture your inner artist with Manhattan’s #1-rated art studio for all ages and skills. All levels are included from beginners to experts in our popular daylong creative retreats and art workshops in NYC!

In our unique, hands-on art workshops in New York, you will enjoy focused time to yourself as you explore your creative curiosity, master new artistic techniques, deepen your passion for art, and discover your unique and expressive artistic voice.

With a professional New York City artist as your guide and art instructor, you will receive both group and 1-on-1 customized art instruction while you relax, let your worries drift away, and feel supported in an encouraging art workshop tailored to your needs and interests. Join in a creativity workshop in New York and unleash your inner-artist!

 

BEGINNER'S ACRYLIC PAINTING WORKSHOP

Date: TBA
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Instructor: TBD
Cost: $79 per person

Painting is sumptuous, relaxing, and inspiring. In this fear-free, encouraging and expressive painting class for all levels, YOU will:

• Learn the artistic techniques of painting with your unique self-expression 
• Be guided, step by step, to create your own self-expressive acrylic painting on canvas 
• Receive one-on-one expert art instruction as you enjoy our nurturing and non-judgmental art studio 
• Choose an image of inspiration to guide your creative process (choose from a beautiful landscape, cityscape, or abstract piece of artwork) and receive tailor-made instruction from an expert art instructor 
• Practice painting techniques, such as: color mixing, brushwork, texture, composition, palette knife use, emotional/personal expression, and more! 
• Create and celebrate your own finished painting to hang in your home 
• Escape the everyday and make this painting class experience your peaceful oasis for the week!


Fear-Free Drawing Workshop for beginners at the #1 rated art studio in NYCFEAR-FREE DRAWING WORKSHOP

Date: TBA
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Instructor: TBD
Cost: $49 per person

Learn how to draw in just one day, in this inspiring beginner's drawing workshop! Drawing is easier than you think and we will teach you all of the drawing techniques, tricks, and tools that you need to know.

If you hear yourself saying, “but I can’t even draw a straight line,” or “I don’t have a creative bone in my body,” it’s time to think again!

In this hands-on, step-by-step, beginner's drawing workshop, you will feel supported as you learn to express yourself through the art of drawing.

This drawing workshop is perfect for total beginners or for those who are eager to jump back into drawing after a long hiatus. Feel relaxed and creatively encouraged in this non-judgmental and FUN drawing workshop!


Explore our unique Figure Drawing Workshops in NYCFIGURE DRAWING WORKSHOP

Date: TBA
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Instructor: TBD
Cost: $75 per person

Learn how to draw the human figure in just one day, in this inspiring beginner's figure drawing workshop! The human figure has been an inspiring muse for artists, for hundreds of years and we will teach you all of the drawing techniques, tricks, and tools that you need to know.

Drawing is easier than you think! If you hear yourself saying, “but I can’t even draw a straight line,” or “I don’t have a creative bone in my body,” it’s time to think again! In this hands-on, step-by-step, beginner's figure drawing workshop, you will feel supported as you learn to express yourself through the art of drawing.

This figure drawing workshop is perfect for total beginners or for those who are eager to jump back into figure drawing after a long hiatus. Feel relaxed and creatively encouraged in this non-judgmental and FUN drawing workshop!


OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTING

Date: TBA
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Instructor: Rebecca Schweiger
Cost: $49 per person

Painting is sumptuous, exciting, and oil painting and acrylic painting are some of the most popular mediums used by painting artists throughout the world. This painting class is perfect for those who have taken an art class (or many art classes) already and are excited to master even more. In this art class, YOU will:

• Receive guided feedback and instruction on any piece of art that you would like to create
• Learn new techniques to explore and incorporate into your paintings
• Master artistic techniques that will deepen your painting experience
• Relax, de-stress, and feel inspired while you express your unique voice through your paintings
• Explore both foundational and advanced techniques, such as: color mixing, color value, composition, glazing, brushwork, paint application, texture, and more
• Paint from personally chosen subject matter, such as: still life, landscape, abstraction, portraiture, and more
• Receive nurturing, customized one-on-one expert art instruction based on your personal needs and goals
• Engage with your piers in a supportive, non-judgmental art community


Art Workshop in NYC provides a full day of learning painting techniques

PAINTING WORKSHOP

Date: TBA
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Instructor: Sophia Spector
Cost: $99 per person

With a paintbrush in hand, spend a full day learning, exploring, and mastering inspiring painting techniques, while tapping into your authentic self-expression. Deepen your joy and discover your artistic voice through our personally guided painting workshop in NYC that will ignite your creativity and make you feel alive.

In this painting workshop for artists of all levels (beginners through advanced levels are welcome!), you will receive step-by-step, encouraging art instruction by a professional New York City artist. Both group and individualized one-on-one instruction will be provided.

Relax and renew your creativity in this creative retreat that will unleash your inner-artist! Deepen your understanding of self-expression through painting while learning a variety of painting techniques in this painting workshop that will leave you feeling relaxed, inspired, and able to express yourself through painting on canvas. Walk away at the end of your painting workshop the very same day with a finished masterpiece to hang in your home.

You don't want to miss this inspiring and motivating painting class. Reserve now, as limited spots are available!


PAINTING, MIXED-MEDIA, and SELF-EXPRESSION

Date: TBA
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor: TBD
Cost: $79 per person

Artistic expression in the form of painting, drawing, and mixed-media expression is exciting, energizing, and incredibly freeing! Discover your authentic voice in this exciting creative art workshop as you:

• Learn NEW painting and mixed-media techniques
• Create an art project from start to finish
• Explore making art with ink, textures, acrylic paint, pastels, collage, and more
• Master the art of color, personal self-expression, and mixing a variety of materials together
• Receive one-on-one encouraging instruction that is tailor-made to your needs and interests
• Discover the subject matter, art materials, and artistic style that inspire you most


WATERCOLOR PAINTING CLASS

Date: TBA
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor: Amanda Wall
Cost: $49 per person

 

Watercolor classes are the perfect way to ignite your inner-artist and express yourself through painting! Enjoy this inspiring journey of watercolor painting classes with NYC’s #1-Rated art studio, The Art Studio NY, and learn a wide variety of watercolor painting techniques that will send your creative spirit soaring. In our watercolor lessons for beginners and intermediate levels, you will explore, learn, and enjoy:

• Watercolor painting techniques including: gradated washes, wet on wet painting, wet on dry watercolor painting, dry brush, variegated washes, splattering, watercolor dripping, glazing, color mixing, and more!
• One-on-one, tailor-made, expert watercolor painting instruction by a professional artist and teacher
• Demonstrations and guidance on a step-by-step watercolor painting that you’ll finish in just one sitting!
• Receive the scientifically proven health benefits of watercolor painting classes including relaxation, stress relief, increased memory, and increased satisfaction
• Learn how to combine watercolor painting techniques with your own authentic self-expression in watercolor painting classes