Drawing Classes at Maryland Hall

Drawing provides a variety of benefits to our overall well-being including decreased stress, improved creativity, and stronger critical thinking skills. Every semester, our Teaching Artists offer a variety of drawing classes using different mediums for beginners to experienced drawers. Draw from a live model in a figure or portrait drawing class, take your sketch pad outside in an urban sketch class or start from the foundations of drawing in a new virtual class. 

This Season's Drawing Classes

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $155
    Non-Member Price
    $180

    Techniques will include enlarging and reducing images, line, form, light and shadow, volume, through value studies. Students will have class time to draw subjects of their choice, using the techniques covered in class. Please bring several photos and items to class with you on the first day of things that you would like to draw. This can include objects such as photos, action figures, animated figures, or just ideas that you would like to put on paper. A materials fee of $45 is due to the Instructor the first day of class (this fee covers everything we will use in class and an itemized list is available upon request). This class is for beginners to intermediate level student. Students attending Jr. Drawing, Painting, may stay through the supervised breaks for lunch/snack time between classes for a fee of $5 per student, per supervised break, per day. The teacher has requested masks be worn in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    This workshop is for beginner to intermediate young painters. Class starts working with the color wheel, mixing the paint color students want for completing several paintings on canvas board. We will use transfer and free hand techniques. Students may bring photos for subjects matter and may include animals, action figures, cartoons, pets, vacation post cards etc. No portraits please. Students will learn how to create brush strokes with several types of brushes using acrylic paints and finishing mediums. A materials fee of $45 is due to the instructor at the first class (this fee covers everything needed for this class and an itemized list is available upon request). I have hundreds of stock photos if students would like to use them. Students attending Jr. Drawing, Painting, may stay through the supervised breaks for lunch/snack time between classes for a fee of $5 per student, per supervised break, per day. The teacher has requested masks be worn in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $145
    Non-Member Price
    $170

    The Kid's Art Studio is a great place for students to use their imagination to create anything! All sorts of supplies, paints, charcoal, markers, pastels, as well as craft supplies galore are at their fingertips to make several creations over the week. We will start with a drawing of their ideas and work these into a 3-D sculpture using all the materials at hand. Students will be using some basic tool in this class. There is amaterials fee of $35.00, payable in cash only, to the Instructor on the first day of class. The instructor has requested mask wearing in this class. Please contact the Instructor with any questions: awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Comic books, graphic novels, and concept art abound in this week-long camp. Your young artist will learn to think, draw, and ink like an illustrator -- designing works of art around their favorite stories or their own narratives. Students may work in whatever style they wish, but will be encouraged to further their artistic growth with new materials and techniques, including drawing, painting, and other forms of wet media. Storytellers, video game lovers, anime fans, and fine artists alike will love this camp, as they get to learn what it's like to design posters, book covers, games, comics, and more. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class.A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Your young illustrator will love this camp in which they are guided through the process of self-publishing their own book. Over the course of a week, students may choose to author and illustrate a children's book, comic book, or an artist's book to showcase their creativity and storytelling abilities. All students will take home their original manuscript and a digital eBook. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    5-7
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $130
    Non-Member Price
    $155

    Your aspiring builder will love creating sculptures in this class about making art with air dry clay. Students are invited to participate with both modeling clay and model magic (air-dry clay), as we create sculptures in a different theme each day. A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. Email the instructor with any questions: holly@rosar.io.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    5-7
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $130
    Non-Member Price
    $155

    Your young artist will learn to create their own dynamic characters in this camp that fosters storytelling. Campers will enhance their illustration skills as they design and draw complex characters from head to toe. This class will focus on traditional drawing and illustration skills, including painted character portraits and an illustrated story. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    7-9
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Lovers of animated movies, graphic novels, and video games alike will enjoy this camp that fosters storytelling. Young artists will learn how to design and draw complex characters of their own creation from head to toe. This class will focus on traditional drawing and illustration skills, including character portraits, action drawing, and sequential illustration. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class.A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    7-9
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    This in-depth painting and sculpture camp explores how color can be mixed and applied to create vivid and vibrant art. This class focuses on self-expression and student-centered art, while offering starter projects to get each camper's creative juices flowing. Paint pouring, color-based optical illusions, and color symbolism are just a few of the ways students will push the boundaries of color. A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class.A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14+
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    Students in this class will have a chance to use quality, studio grade artist materials to create several final drawings of numerous subjects, including still life settings, exotic animals, and dynamic landscapes. Value studies, composition, shadow and light along with line and form studies will help young artists progress on a daily basis. Comparison of different papers, charcoals and drawing pencils will give students a variety of choices to use for their final projects. Students will have daily “Home Studio” work to prepare for the next day’s lesson, it is not mandatory, but extremely helpful if this work is completed. A materials fee of $45 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. This fee covers everything necessary for this class and an itemized list is available. This is for beginning to intermediate level students. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14+
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    Students fill their work with color using oil pastels and soft pastels to create beautiful landscapes, still life studies , animals and abstracts. This class covers pastel mixing, papers, both wet and dry techniques, mono-tone works and realist studies. If you have never tried pastels or have had trouble with muddy colors, this class is a necessity. Students should bring numerous photos to class the first day. These can be from a book or magazine, vacation photos, your photos, anything goes. All subject matter is your choice. A materials fee of $55 is due to the instructor on the first day of class. For more information, please contact Instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrée Tullier
    Ages
    17+
    Room Number
    213
    Member Price
    $115
    Non-Member Price
    $140

    This class explores light, form, anatomy and technique in pastel. Students will learn to construct the head by examining the planes, determine how to set up the action of the head and relate it to the neck, shoulders and chest/ribcage, explore tools for judging proportions and angles, and consider the concept of light and shade. Features will be covered. Demonstrations by the instructor are included. Model fee additional (TBA). Please bring materials to first class. Supply list: http://www.andreetullier.com - click on workshops.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    6-8
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $135
    Non-Member Price
    $160

    This class inspires children to discover new ways of drawing everyday subjects. We will explore the differences between 2D and 3D objects, natural lighting from sunny to cloudy days, how to make fruit look like fruit and not a vegetable and how to draw humans and animals of all sorts. This class will include techniques for pencil, oil pastel, charcoal, and colored pencil. A materials fee of $35 is due to the instructor at the first day (this f+H37ee covers a drawing pencil set, oil pastels, charcoal, a sketch pad, and class supplies). All student artwork will go home on the last day. Students attending Artworks Drawing, Painting and/or the Kid's Art Studio may stay through the supervised breaks for lunch/snack time between classes for a fee of $5 per student, per supervised break, per day. The teacher has requested wearing a mask in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    6-8
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $145
    Non-Member Price
    $170

    Kid's Art Studio is a mixture of arts and crafts for the creative child. We will have a new craft each day that includes drawing, painting, markers, glitter, bells, etc., the craft box is full of surprises. There is a materials fee of $25.00, payable to the Instructor in cash please, the first day of class. The teacher has requested a mask be worn in this class.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    5-7
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Scales, tails, and all things fuzzy and furry await in this exciting camp that explores animals and the natural world around them. Animal lovers will enjoy this class where they will learn to create any creature of their choice, while learning about and creating several interesting animals and their habitats. Students will receive step-by-step instructions for guided projects, and then apply their new skills to a final artwork of their own choosing. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class.A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    5-7
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Design delicious menus and create colorful art inspired by play food in this project-based camp. Students will work collaboratively and individually to design a bountiful restaurant-inspired art show for our final day of camp. Students will use their own expressive style to create two and three dimensional artworks inspired by fruits, veggies, dishes, desserts and more! This class will focus on foundational drawing, painting, and sculpture skills, as well as texture and pattern to create convincing faux-food. A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class. A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches.For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    The Drawing and Painting class will cover basic techniques for Students to draw their subjects and then paint them the same day. This excercise helps students with color work, mediums, subjects, sizing and brushwork. We will be using a new subject each day tba. Students may bring some subjects to paint the first day of class to use during the week. Students will be painting on easels and may need an apron for class. A materials fee of $45.00 is payable in cash only to the Insturctor the first day or class. THe teacher has requested a mask be worn in this class. Please contact the Instructor if you have any questions: awallstrudio@ gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Learn techniques to take your artworks to the next level in this skill-based camp. Students will explore different aspects of realism in art while learning how to draw what they see through still lives and portraits. Come discover how proportion, shading, texture, and form can create the illusion of reality. Perfect for anyone who just wants to improve their drawings and paintings. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    9-12
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Take your drawing skills to the next level in this camp all about the art of inking. Students will explore and combine markers with felt-tip pens to create richly detailed illustrations of their own choosing. We will focus on the skills of blending, shading, and creating varied line weight to enrich our drawings. A materials fee of $15 is due to the instructor at the first class. A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14 +
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    The Teen Drawing and Painting workshop covers basic-advanced techniques.Students will draw and then paint their subject the same day. This excercise helps with color mixing, and mediums as well as sizing the subject matter to canvas. Students should bring several subject items the frist class. Students may work in acrylics, oils and pastels, as well as charcoal, pencil , inks and markers. Some subjects will be provided. There is a materials fee of $55.00, payable in cash the first day of class. Please contact the Instructor with any questions: awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    6-8
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $145
    Non-Member Price
    $170

    This class offers the student a chance to draw and paint anything of their choice. This class has less traditional techniques but makes up in fun. We use all sorts of papers, glitter paint, acrylic paint, oil pastels, charcoal, pencil, colored and watercolor pencils. Everyday is something new. A materials fee of $35 is due on the first day. The teacher has requested a mask be worn in this class. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Holly Rosario
    Ages
    7-9
    Room Number
    117B
    Member Price
    $160
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Create glowing neon Art in this creative camp. Students will work individually and collaboratively to create a black light art installation to be displayed on the last day of class. We will explore painting, print making, papercut art, and three-dimensional sculpture over the course of the week. A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class.A supervised break is available for students taking both morning and afternoon camps; students should bring their own lunches. For more information, please contact the instructor at holly@rosar.io

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14+
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    The Teen Studio allows young artists to concentrate on their skills in a nurturing and professional Studio setting. Students may work with any subject matter, with any materials and techniques. This includes drawing, painting, printing, pastels, small sculptures, fiber arts, etc. We will have personal critiques throughout the week and go over "tricks of the trade", and basic framing and displays for student's work. Students should supply their own materials for each project, including photos or subject matter. Individual attention will be given to each student. Some studio supplies may be purchased from the Instructor if necessary. Please contact the Instructor with any questions: awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    18+
    Room Number
    212
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    This class will cover of types of pastels, pastel papers, fixatives, techniques, tools, and framing. Students should bring several pictures for subject material. This can include photos, magazine pictures, books, and designs. Please do not work from computer or phone screens. The materials fee is $55.00, this includes a pastelset, cash only, please.You may bring your own supplies if you already have them. Teacher has requested masks be worn in this class. Feel free to contact her with any questions:awallstudio@gmail.com, 4432036707

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14+
    Member Price
    $155
    Non-Member Price
    $180

    This workshop starts with techniques and materials commonly used by professional artists. Each day we will work with a new material including assorted drawing pencils, charcoals, erasers, papers, and oil pastels. Subject matter will include animals, human faces and forms, still life settings, and landscapes. Techniques will include enlarging and reducing images, line, form, light and shadow, volume, through value studies. Students will have class time to draw subjects of their choice, using the techniques covered in class. Please bring several photos and items to class with you on the first day of things that you would like to draw. This can include objects such as photos, action figures, animated figures, or just ideas that you would like to put on paper. A materials fee of $45 is due to the Instructor the first day of class (this fee covers everything we will use in class and an itemized list is available upon request). This class is for beginners to intermediate level student. Students attending Jr. Drawing, Painting, may stay through the supervised breaks for lunch/snack time between classes for a fee of $5 per student, per supervised break, per day. For more information, please contact the instructor at awallstudio@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Andrea Olney-Wall
    Ages
    14+
    Member Price
    $165
    Non-Member Price
    $190

    The Drawing and Painting class will cover basic techniques for Students to draw their subjects and then paint them the same day. This excercise helps students with color work, mediums, subjects, sizing and brushwork. We will be using a new subject each day tba. Students may bring some subjects to paint the first day of class to use during the week. Students will be painting on easels and may need an apron for class. A materials fee of $45.00 is payable in cash only to the Insturctor the first day or class. Please contact the Instructor if you have any questions: awallstrudio@ gmail.com.