What we're about

Be part of growing community of artists in West LA. Kline Academy is an art studio dedicated to teaching artists the skills of making good art. Our staff of instructors are not only talented painters but are great teachers who will give you personal instruction based on your individual needs and interests.

Our new classes start in June. Quick Sketch, Abstract Painting, Florentine Style Figure Painting, and a brand new Renaissance Atelier class. Don't flail around anymore- let Kline Academy give you solid footings in the loose sands of art.

As Michelangelo once said, "I am still learning..."

Come continue to learn at Kline Academy.

Kline Academy of Fine Art
3264 Motor Ave., Los Angeles, CA
310) 927-2436 www.klineacademy.com.

Tuesday Nights 7:00-10:00 pm.

Park underneath the bridge just north of the studio.
Dropins Welcome!
http://www.klineacademy.com

Also Check out our other classes we offer from Figure painting, Portrait, Abstract, Landscape, and Monoprinting
(310) 927-2436 for info

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Paint Night on Fridays! on Zoom

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Paint Night on Fridays! on Zoom with Cheryl Kline Every Friday | 6:15pm -8:15pm $35 / meeting Sign Up HERE: https://app.enrollsy.com/enroll/kline-academy-of-fine-art?lId=cjyj9d4s50jmt0128ovx9cmsv&pId=ckeiyfm3ssuyu0714kj8b86h5 Visit https://www.klineacademy.com/live-zoom-classes to to view more Zoom Classes! Let's find inspiration. We may visit a virtual exhibit and discuss how artists compose their images and then explore ways that you can dive into a new technique to try it for yourself. Live demonstrations will be your guide. Homework for those who want to try something new and then get feedback. Share a piece you are currently working on that you need help with. Classes will meet on a free app / online platform ZOOM (https://zoom.us/). Zoom ID# and Password for your meetings will be sent once you enroll.

Landscape Painting Demo on Zoom

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Landscape Painting Demo on Zoom with Sharon Weaver Every Friday 10:30am - 11:30am $35 / meeting Sign Up HERE: https://app.enrollsy.com/enroll/kline-academy-of-fine-art?lId=cjyj9d4s50jmt0128ovx9cmsv&pId=ckedgig9mmntj07146311q68b Visit https://www.klineacademy.com/live-zoom-classes to to view more Zoom Classes! This one hour online meeting is a rotating 'how-to' demo on painting techniques. Students can give input on a painting they are working on that is giving them problems and Sharon will show the class how to tackle that issue or she will work on one of her own studio paintings. She may also critique paintings that students have sent in. Classes will meet on a free app / online platform ZOOM (https://zoom.us/). Zoom ID# and Password for your meetings will be sent once you enroll.

Beginning Portrait Drawing 10am-1pm

Kline Academy of Fine Art

SOLD OUT FOR OCTOBER Contact to be on the wait list Portrait Drawing with Miguel Gonzalez Every Saturday 10am-1pm $260 - 325 for 4 - 5 weekly session ($65 per class if pre-paid monthly) $75 for drop in To Register, call (310)[masked] or Paypal HERE (https://www.klineacademy.com/weekly-classes/beginning-portrait-drawing-workshop) A Study of the human form is a long held tradition in Western Art. This essential practice presents the ultimate challenge to the artist and once mastered, opens up a world of possibilities. Whether you aim to become the next great figurative artist or just find joy in the process of drawing, this course will set you on your path and will give you the tools you need to create a successful body of work! This course emphasizes the academic approach to drawing the portrait from life and the various techniques and mediums used for rendering three-dimensional form. Composed of two and three week poses, each student will be given ample time to study the shapes, values and edges of the portrait and explore different techniques. Whether you aim to become the next great portrait artist or just find joy in the process of drawing or painting, this course will set you on your path and will give you the tools you need to create a successful body of work! This course emphasizes the academic approach to drawing/painting the portrait from life and the various techniques and mediums used for rendering three-dimensional form. In this course students will learn how to approach the portrait from life. The class will be broken down into 3 sections. The course will be condensed and intensive on the portrait. We highly recommend you start at the beginning of the course for the entire one month period to build the basic foundation. Week one will introduce students to basic portrait construction. Week two will be introducing students to the concept of form, understanding shape, value, and edge. Week three and beyond will be a long pose using the basics taught during the first two sessions. The Academic Method: -Plumb Line, Placement, Envelope Shape and Gesture -Measuring Proportions, establishing angles and refining shapes -Tone and finalize shadow shapes -Rendering forms and focus on values, edges Historical techniques for rendering -Hatching -Line weight for emphasis -Form emphasis -Mass emphasis Tools and tricks for helping you see shapes and values accurately Proportions of the Head and Figure Facial Features, Hands and Feet: Learning from Bridgeman and Vanderpoel (and MORE!) Drawing the portrait is a genuine delight, I hope you will join me on this journey! You must bring your own materials. You can find the supply list for this class here (https://www.klineacademy.com/supply-lists) KLINE ACADEMY of FINE ART 3264 Motor Ave, LA 90034 (near National) www.klineacademy.com

Beginning Figure Drawing (All levels) 10am-1pm

Kline Academy of Fine Art

SOLD OUT FOR OCTOBER Contact to be on the wait list Beginning Figure Drawing with Miguel Gonzalez Every Saturday 10am-1pm $260 - 325 for 4 - 5 weekly session ($65 per class if pre-paid monthly) $75 for drop in To Register, call (310)[masked] or Paypal HERE (https://www.klineacademy.com/weekly-classes/beginning-figure-drawing) In this class, learn the beautiful language of the line in live figure drawing as well as a quick way to find shadow patterns and shapes. Emphasis will be on proportions, gesture, construction of the three dimensional form, & later details of the body. Teens/adults & All levels ok. What you will learn The Academic Method: Plumb Line, Placement, Envelope Shape and Gesture Measuring Proportions, establishing angles and refining shapes Tone and finalize shadow shapes Rendering forms and focus on values, edges Historical techniques for rendering: Hatching, Line weight for emphasis, Form emphasis, Mass emphasis Tools and tricks for helping you see shapes and values accurately Proportions of the Head and Figure Facial Features, Hands and Fee This essential practice presents the ultimate challenge to the artist and once mastered, opens up a world of possibilities. Whether you aim to become the next great figurative artist or just find joy in the process of drawing, this course will set you on your path and will give you the tools you need to create a successful body of work! We emphasize the academic approach to drawing the figure from life and the various techniques and mediums used for rendering three-dimensional form. Composed of three and four week long poses, each student will be given ample time to study the shapes, values and edges of the figure and explore different techniques. Students may choose to work in charcoal, white chalk and graphite or a combination of both. Occasional brief lectures, handouts, assignments and demonstrations will be given. You must bring your own materials. You can find the supply list for this class here (https://www.klineacademy.com/supply-lists) KLINE ACADEMY of FINE ART 3264 Motor Ave, LA 90034 (near National) www.klineacademy.com

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Landscape Painting Demo on Zoom

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