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Beginner's Oil Painting

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8
Teacher: Jordin Alanis

What you'll learn in this oil painting class:

Oil paints are sumptuous, exciting, and one of the most popular painting mediums used by artists throughout the world. 

In this intimidation-free total beginner's oil painting class, YOU will:

  • Learn and master the most important oil painting class techniques
  • Relax, de-stress, and get inspired with encouraging art instruction
  • Learn to express yourself through oil painting
  • Explore important painting techniques, such as: color mixing, color value, composition, glazing, brushwork, paint application, texture, and more
  • Paint from still life, landscape, abstraction, and what inspires you most
  • Receive nurturing one-on-one expert painting instruction customized to your needs and goals
  • Create multiple paintings that you will be proud to hang in your home!
  • Receive the lasting health benefits of oil painting, such as relaxation, stress relief, and mental clarity

All levels welcome, but perfect for total beginners! 

You will need: 

  • Oil Paints
  • Turpenoid Natural (this is safest for your home, non toxic and non-combustable)
  • Oil Brushes
  • Palette Paper
  • Palette Knife (Triangle tip)
  • Canvases (any size)
  • Optional: Table Easel

Online Zoom Art Class Materials:

All online classes are now held online in our virtual art classrooms using zoom classrooms. Art class materials should be ordered ahead of the first class meeting time. Or you may use materials you already have.

Click here to see our online materials list and order them to be shipped directly to you.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
Class tuition is neither non-refundable nor transferable. No refunds will be issued after registration and payment. In case of a Medically Certified illness, a credit will be issued after receipt of your physician’s documentation. The value of the credit will be for the balance of the remaining class sessions with an additional deduction of a $75 registration fee. Credit may be used towards any offerings at The Art Studio NY for up to 12 months.

If after your first class you are dissatisfied with the quality of your course, a written note must be submitted within 3 business days after your first class. After receiving your note, refund of class tuition will be reviewed by our staff. If a refund is granted, processing of refunds requires 8-10 weeks.

Course Cancellations
Although course cancellation at The Art Studio NY is quite rare, The Art Studio NY reserves the right to cancel classes or change instructor assignments and makes every effort to notify students in advance. If enrollment goals are not met, a course may be cancelled up to 48 hours before the first scheduled class. In the event of cancellation, a full refund or credit is granted. On occasion, a course start-date will be pushed back if enrollment goals are not met. In this instance, you will receive a credit for the price of the class that did not take place.

Please note that there will be NO exceptions to this under any circumstances, and that neither CourseHorse nor The Art Studio NY will bend on this policy.

Unfortunately, The Art Studio NY does not offer any makeups for classes missed. However, if the student wants to get the most from the course and the absence, they can tell the instructor when they will be absent and the instructor can provide some guidance on exercises to practice while away.
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Beginner's Oil Painting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 10/20/2019
Teacher was great. All supplies provided. We had people at all levels taking it and everyone hot attention and had fun.
Beginner's Oil Painting
Reviewed by Maia C. on 9/7/2019
Great class, teacher was engaging and gave helpful tips. Would take again.
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