Art Classes Fall 2014, Winter 2015

:: Classes 2014 - 2015 ::
Fall/Winter classes will be starting soon. I will be teaching 3 again at The Atelier.  The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Art is a friendly little traditional art school located in Northeast Minneapolis, MN (a bit on the outskirts of Dinky Town). The school is on the second floor of a red brick warehouse on the corner of Stinson Blvd. and East Hennepin Ave. Off-street parking is available.

Gesture figures study done in soft pencil on paper.
Gesture figures study done in soft pencil on paper.

Gestural Figure Study
Gain a better understanding of gesture of the figure. This class will mesh The Atelier and Studio Arts figure study methods. Students will explore what gesture is and ways to capture it through quick poses, progressively longer poses, and experimentation. Materials list will be supplied upon registration. Beginners welcome.

Fall class starts TUESDAY Sept. 16, 4:15 - 6:45 PM, $230, 15 weeks.
Winter class starts TUESDAY Jan. 20, 4:15 - 6:45 PM, $230, 15 weeks.



Illustration ClassIllustration
Stretch your imagination! During this class, students will develop imaginative pieces based upon a story or individual ideas. We will move from idea generation to preparatory work and on to final art. Emphasis will be placed on composition, and storytelling. Students may choose to work in the medium with which they are comfortable. Christine has experience to support watercolor, colored pencil, pen and ink, or oil paint.

Fall class Starts Thursday Sept. 18, 7:00 - 9:30 PM, $210, 15 weeks.
Winter class starts Thursday Jan. 22, 7:00 - 9:30 PM, $210, 15 weeks.



portrait class at the atelier in minnesotaPortrait and Interior
Students draw in charcoal and may progress to oil or pastels. The portrait model will be set within an interior. Advanced students can take advantage of the entire composition. Capturing the likeness is emphasized. Color and techniques in oil and pastel are covered. Instructors: Christine Mitzuk (Tuesdays) & Laura Tundel (Thursdays).

Fall classes starts Tuesday, Sept. 16, 7:00 - 9:30 PM
or Thursday, Sept. 18, 7:00 - 9:30 PM
(Thurs.) $230, 15 weeks.

Winter classes starts Tuesday Jan. 20, 7:00 - 9:30 PM
or Thursday, Jan. 22, 7:00 - 9:30 PM