Boulder School of Fine Art students and instructor
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The  Boulder  School  of  Fine  Art

Intro to Classical Technique

Student artist posing in front of painting

Tuesdays 5:30-8:30 • Wednesdays 1-4

Saturdays 9:30-12:30

Sundays 9:30-12:30 and 1-4

Empower yourself and learn to draw and paint using classical technique fundamentals.

Costumed Long Pose Figure 

Clothed model posing

Tuesdays 1-4

Explore a sense of the dramatic with costumed figure and portrait studies from live models

Long Pose Figure 

oil paintings of figure model

Saturday 1-4

Develop your figure drawing technique over multiple sessions

Figure Sketching

Figure sketches

Thursday evenings 5:30-7:30

Ben Harden teaches how to sketch a figure from life using classical methods in this ongoing class.

Classical Portraiture

portrait model and students

Sundays 9:30-12:30

Elena Cantor teaches classical portraiture from pencil sketch to tonal study.

Beginning Oil Painting Part I and 2

Painting teacher and student

Sundays Part One 10:30-12 Part Two 12:30-2

Ben Harden guides students through the basics of oil painting in these classes for beginners.

Advanced Oil Painting

painting of still life

Sundays and Wednesdays 1-4

Bring your unfinished oil paintings for a personal critique by Elena Cantor, or work from a favorite photograph or still life

Painting for Young People
student's art work

Tuesdays 4:00-5:30

Introduction to painting using collage, color, shapes, form and texture.

For students aged 7-16

Classical Drawing for Youth
student with drawing

Wednesdays 4:30-6:00

Learn to draw the classical way with Elena Cantor in these ongoing weekly classes.

For students aged 11-18

Manga and Anime
manga illustration

Saturdays 11-12:30

Fuki Funakoshi teaches how to create and draw manga characters and stories. For students 12 and older.


Learn how to create art without limits