1 Day Art Workshops and Art Retreats in 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
With a paintbrush in hand, spend a full day learning, exploring and mastering inspiring acrylic painting techniques while tapping into your authentic self-expression. Deepen your joy and discover your artistic voice through this personally guided painting workshop that will ignite your creativity and make you feel alive. In this painting workshop for artists of all levels (beginners through advanced levels welcome!), you will receive step-by-step, encouraging art instruction by a professional New York City artist, and both group and individualized one-on-one instruction will be provided. Deepen your understanding of painting in this acrylic painting experience 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 half-day painting retreat, limited spots available!
BEGINNER’S OIL PAINTING WORKSHOP
Feel inspired in this Oil Painting Workshop! Oil painting is sumptuous, exciting, and expressive, and it is one of the most popular mediums used by painting artists throughout the world. This Painting Workshop is a perfect fit for you to learn the foundation of oil painting techniques, explore authentic self-expression, and create your own painting on canvas.
FEAR-FREE DRAWING WORKSHOPLearn 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!
WATERCOLOR PAINTING WORKSHOP
Explore the colorful world of watercolor painting with a paintbrush in hand! Relax and enjoy a full day learning art, experimenting, and mastering watercolor painting techniques while tapping into your authentic self-expression. Discover your artistic voice with this painting workshop for artists of all levels. Total beginners through advanced levels are welcome! You will receive step-by-step, encouraging art instruction from a professional New York City artist as you experience a gentle introduction to the wide range of amazing watercolor brushstrokes, including painting techniques such as dry, wet, splatter, bleed, texture, layering, color use, transparency, and more. Both group and individualized, one-on-one instruction will be provided. Deepen your understanding of watercolors in this painting workshop that will have you feeling relaxed, inspired, and able to express yourself through painting with the inspiring colors and techniques of watercolors. 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 Upper West Side painting workshop, limited spots available!
FIGURE DRAWING WORKSHOPLearn 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!
PAINTING, MIXED-MEDIA, and SELF-EXPRESSION WORKSHOPArtistic 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
HOLIDAY CARD MAKING WORKSHOPDate: TBA Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Instructor: TBD Cost: $25 per person
Tis the season… to create your very own creative and beautiful holiday cards! Join NYC’s #1-rated art school, The Art Studio NY, and unleash your creativity through holiday card painting and crafting! Discover your inner-artist as you relax, feel inspired, and have fun in this not-to-be-missed Holiday Card Making Workshop! Learn a variety of artistic techniques, including watercolor painting, color mixing, and drawing techniques so you can create hand painted, personalized, handmade cards for the people you love most.Enjoy demonstrations and step-by-step holiday card making instruction and design inspiration by your expert art instructor who will guide you every step of the way. Whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned artist, enjoy this opportunity to make your mark and express yourself this holiday season!
OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTINGDate: TBA Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Instructor:TBD 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