Art School: Drawing & Painting

Beginning to advanced students may choose from a variety of courses including life drawing and painting, portraiture, watercolor, pastels, ink, gouache, egg tempera, acrylic, oil and mixed-media painting, drawing and much more. Explore representational to abstract styles and work from still lifes, models, photographs and the imagination. Drawing and Painting classes are divided into 5 categories: Drawing, Painting, Drawing & Painitng, Figure and Portrait, and Mixed Media. (You can click on the category name here or use the navigation bars on the right to view classes listed by category.)

Please see Adult Workshops for additional drawing and painting classes.

Evanston Art Center membership is not required to enroll in these courses, however, EAC members receive a tuition discount. Click here to purchase or renew membership.

For information regarding refunds, cancellations, financial aid and scholarships, and more, click here.

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Monday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning May 1, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:20 pm

Five-week class beginning May 2, 2017

Instructor(s):

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning May 11, 2017

Note: This class was originally scheduled to begin on May 4.

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Monday 1 - 4 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 12, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Monday from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Six-week class beginning June 12, 2017

Instructor(s):
Jill King

Monday 1- 3 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 12, 2017

Instructor(s):
Janis Pozzi-Johnson

Monday 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 12, 2017

Instructor(s):
Didier Nolet

Tuesday 9 am - 12 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 13, 2017, no class July 4th.

Instructor(s):

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Twelve-week program beginning June 13, 2017, no class July 4th.

Instructor(s):
Sarah Kaiser

Tuesday 2 - 5 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 13, 2017, no class July 4th.

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Six-week class beginning June 13, 2017, no class July 4th.

Instructor(s):
Sarah Kaiser

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Six-week class beginning June 14, 2017

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 14, 2017

Instructor(s):
Janis Pozzi-Johnson

Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 14, 2017

Instructor(s):
Jill Sutton

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 15, 2017

Instructor(s):
Linny Freeman

Thursday 1 - 4 pm

Nine-week class beginning June 15 2017

Note: This class was overpriced in our printed catalog.

Instructor(s):
Duffy O'Connor

Friday 1 - 4 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 16, 2017

Instructor(s):
Eleanor Spiess-Ferris

Friday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 16, 2017

Instructor(s):
Vivian Zapata

Saturday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 17, 2017

Instructor(s):

Sunday 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Twelve-week class beginning June 17, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Monday 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Eleven-week class beginning June 19, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Monday 1 - 4 pm

Eleven-week class beginning June 19, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Wednesday 1 - 4 PM

Eleven-week class beginning June 21, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Friday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Eleven-week class beginning June 23, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Friday 1 - 4 pm

Eleven-week class beginning June 23, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Friday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Four-week class beginning July 7, 2017

Instructor(s):
Linny Freeman

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Four-week class beginning July 20, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Monday 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Six-week class beginning July 24, 2017

Instructor(s):
Sarah Kaiser

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Six-week class beginning July 26, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Six-week class beginning August 1, 2017