What we're about

This is a group for adults who want to LEARN ART, but may be a little shy or anxious about how to get started or where to go that is friendly and welcoming for beginning level artists. This group is about connecting people to different opportunities for learning, practicing and developing their artistic skills and interests.

Upcoming events (2)

3 Week Intro to Portrait Drawing --7/28, 8/4, 8/11

Needs a location


If you’ve tried your hand at portrait drawing, you already know it can be difficult to get the results you want. It can seem overwhelming and can leave you wondering where to even begin.

Successful portrait drawing is a skill that is learned, practiced, and honed. With knowledge, practice, and guidance we can learn how to develop portrait drawing skills that lead to more satisfactory results.

Thursdays July 28, Aug. 4 and Aug 11

10 am - 12 noon

$90 for 3 week series and includes all materials to use

5- Week Intro to Figure Drawing (clothed images and models)

Needs a location


5-Week Beginning Figure Drawing Course
(using clothed images and models)

Venture beyond the still life and explore the fundamentals of figure drawing while working from clothed references and models. Weekly demonstrations and structured exercises will emphasize observation, proportion, gesture, measuring, anatomy and learning to understand the figure in a new way. During the course, we will work from a variety of source materials and live models.

Thursdays: July 28, August 4, 11, 18, and 25

1:00 pm – 3 pm

$160 for 5 week series and includes all materials and model fees

Acceptable payments: Cash, Venmo: Patris-Miller, Credit Card–applicable fees apply
or check.made payable to Patris and sent to Patris Studio at[masked]nd Ave. Sac. CA 95817

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