Drawing + Painting Classes


Expand your 2D skills with drawing and painting classes at MMofA. Participants have a variety of options using different materials and subject matters in each class. With live demonstrations or model poses, each class allows for students to learn from their surroundings to create something wonderful.

  • Drawing Demystified with Matthew Thompson

    Drawing Demystified is an introductory course for students wishing to further their drawing abilities. Students will learn how to accurately draw what they see using techniques such as measurement drawing, contour line drawing, and blind contour drawing with one on one attention from the instructor.

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  • Abstract Painting Compositions with Josh Green

    Students will explore concepts of abstract composition in this two day painting workshop. Instructor Josh Green will discuss how painters arrange line, shape, and color to create captivating images. Along with a lecture, students will tour and discuss the current MMofA exhibition, Houston Artists: Gestural and Geometric Abstraction. Participants will create multiple compositional sketches and […]

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