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):
David Gista

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Nine-week class beginning April 5, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 29.

Instructor(s):
Jill Sutton

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Eight-week class beginning January 12, 2017

Instructor(s):
Duffy O'Connor

Friday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 31, 2017

Instructor(s):
Duffy O'Connor

Tuesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 28, 2017

Instructor(s):
Vivian Zapata

Saturday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 1, 2017

Instructor(s):
Jill Sutton

Thursday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 30. 2017

Instructor(s):
Sarah Kaiser

Friday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2016

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning May 2, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Note: This class was originally scheduled as a five-week class.

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Monday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 27, 2017

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Sunday 10 am - 1 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 2, 2017

Instructor(s):
Robin Samiljan

Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Nine-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Note: No class May 10

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Instructor(s):
Mairin Hartt

Saturday 1 - 4pm

Five-week class beginning April 1, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Monday from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning March 27, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Monday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning May 1, 2017

Instructor(s):
Didier Nolet

Tuesday 9 am - 12 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 28, 2017

Instructor(s):
Eleanor Spiess-Ferris

Friday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 31, 2016

Instructor(s):
Ken Minami

Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Instructor(s):
Jill King

Monday 1- 3 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 3, 2017

Note: This class was originally scheduled to begin on March 27 in our printed catalog.

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Nine-week class beginning April 5, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 29.

Instructor(s):
Duffy O'Connor

Monday 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning January 9, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Friday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Nine-week class beginning April 7, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 31.

Instructor(s):
Katherine Hilden

Thursday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 30, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Monday 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Nine-week class beginning April 3, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 27.

Instructor(s):

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week program beginning March 28, 2017

Instructor(s):
Janis Pozzi-Johnson

Monday 9:15 am - 12:15 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 27, 2017

Instructor(s):
Nina Weiss

Monday 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 27, 2017

Instructor(s):
John Fleck

Saturday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 1, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Monday 1 - 4 pm

Nine-week class beginning April 3, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 27.

Instructor(s):
Iliyan Petkov

Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 30, 2017

Instructor(s):
Didier Nolet

Monday 9 am - 12 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 27, 2017

Instructor(s):
Didier Nolet

Thursday 9 am - 12 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 30, 2017

Instructor(s):
Janis Pozzi-Johnson

Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Instructor(s):
Sarah Kaiser

Tuesday 2 - 5 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 28, 2017

Note: This class was listed as meeting from 1 - 4 pm in our printed catalog.

Instructor(s):
Didier Nolet

Wednesday 9 am - 12 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29,  2017

Instructor(s):
Eleanor Spiess-Ferris, Tom Dieschbour

Sunday 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 2, 2017

Instructor(s):

Wednesday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 29, 2017

Instructor(s):
David Gista

Friday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 7, 2017

Note: This class was originally schedueled to begin on March 31.

Instructor(s):
Linny Freeman

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning April 6, 2017

Note: This class was originally scheduled to begin on March 30

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):
Linny Freeman

Thursday 1 - 4 pm

Ten-week class beginning April 6, 2017

Note: This class was originally scheduled to begin on March 30.

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning March 28, 2017

Instructor(s):
Michelle Kogan

Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:20 pm

Five-week class beginning May 2, 2017

Instructor(s):
Katherine Hilden

Thursday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ten-week class beginning March 30, 2017