Foundations of Drawing

  • Drawing and Painting
The Art Room (Firehouse Offices, Second Floor), 18 Graf Rd, Newburyport, MA 01950, USA
Apr 22 2019
May 27 2019
Class registration fee
  1. Sun 
  2. Mon6:00 - 7:30 pm
  3. Tue 
  4. Wed 
  5. Thu 
  6. Fri 
  7. Sat 

Class dates

04/22/2019, 04/29/2019, 05/06/2019, 05/13/2019, 05/20/2019, 05/27/2019


In this class, students will challenge themselves by learning the foundations of drawing in several mediums and refine these skills to make completed works of art. Students will also familiarize themselves with the elements and principles of design as well as how to effectively use them to make a successful artwork. Finally, the class will culminate in a student-run gallery show in the Firehouse's Pop-Up Gallery. 

Participants will need to come to class prepared with their own sketchbook, minimum size 9"x12". All other supplies will be provided.

About the Instructor: Tessa Barry has been a student of the arts since her enrollment in the Educational Center for the Arts in her secondary Education. She debuted as an educator at Wesleyan's Center for Creative Youth where she mentored aspiring artists looking to pursue the arts in their careers. The is expecting her degree in Studio Art Education and secondary education license this upcoming spring from Endicott College.


Participants must currently be in grades 6 to 8.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 15

Registration period

Registration starts on 03/08/2019 and ends on 04/21/2019.


The Art Room (Firehouse Offices, Second Floor), 18 Graf Rd, Newburyport, MA 01950, USA
Program is frozen.