Lattimore Fine Art Studio & School

CLASS SCHEDULE

"He who loves practice without theory, is like the sailor who boards a ship without a rudder and compass

and never knows where he may cast"   - Leonardo da Vinci

Classes are located in Cornwall-on-Hudson, one hour north of New York City.  The classes are held in a loft-style studio in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Students will receive individual attention and critiques of their work during class. Classes are offered weekly. All levels are welcome.   

To Register Contact:  914.819.8856 or email:  lattimorestudio@yahoo.com

Classical Drawing & Painting

Saturday
9:00 am to Noon
Cost:  $140.00
per month
(4 classes)

In this class, students will learn the classical approach to oil painting and drawing.  Emphasis will be on developing line, value, color, edges, brushstrokes and paint application. Students will work from the still life exploring the basic elements of composition and design. Students will also be introduced to drawing materials. There will be instructor's demos as well as occasional field trips to New York City museums.  All levels welcome.

Figure Drawing & Painting

Saturday
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cost:  $160.00
per month
(4 classes, model fee
included)

In this class, we will focus on understanding the human form from drawing and painting a live figure model.  Emphasis will be placed on understanding form through line, value, anatomy, composition, design and gesture.  There will be individual critiques throughout the class.  All levels are welcome.

Portrait Painting

Wednesday
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cost:  $160.00
per month
(4 classes, model fee included)

In this class, students will paint from a live model.  They will learn the classical approach to painting a portrait.  Emphasis will be on developing value, color, flesh tones, edges, brushstrokes and paint application all the while remaining true to the character and essence of the portrait model.  All levels are welcome.

Facial Features 

Wednesday
11:00 am to  12:30 pm
Cost: $75.00
per month
(4 classes)

A one and a half hour mini class focusing on taking your portrait painting skills to the next level.  We'll look more deeply into understanding the anatomy of eyes, noses, lips, ears and other features that will help to improve your portraits.  With a stronger understanding of the facial features, your portraits will capture the essence of your subject more readily as well as helping your work be more dynamic and truthful in it's appearance.  All levels are welcome.

Plein Air Painting (seasonal)

Thursday
(in season)
9:00 am to Noon
Cost:  $160.00
per month
(4 classes)

Join Andrew in capturing the beauty of the landscape while painting 'en plein air'.  We'll deeply observe color, value, texture, form, and atmosphere within the landscape.  Discover how essential these elements are to the harmony and overall design of your painting.  Each student will have individual critiques and instruction.  There will also be instructor demos.  All levels are welcome.

*Thursday class location is in Westchester.

High School Portfolio Development

Saturday
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Cost:  $160.00
per month
(4 classes)
16 years and older

This class is for high school students who are planning on applying to a fine art program in either a university or art school.  Working from both a draped and undraped figure model, students draw from life.  They will also create drawings working from casts and still life material. Emphasis is placed on understanding  design, composition, value, form, mass and color.  Students will, overtime, develop  portfolio-ready bodies of work.  Class is weekly and all levels are welcome.

CLASS PHOTOS

For more information, contact:

Lattimore Fine Art Studio & School

Andrew Lattimore

914.819.8856

lattimorestudio@yahoo.com

Administrative Assistant:

Donna Prizzi