Thursday, March 31–Thursday, June 9, 2022
10:30 am–1:00 pm
Education Dept Art Studio (Classroom 305B)
Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2022-03-31 10:30:00 2022-03-31 13:00:00 Developing Visual Language in Color 03/31/2022 10:30 AM Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

This course combines fundamentals of art-making—line, gesture, shading, texture, proportion, and composition—with exercises intended to help identify and develop each student’s unique visual language in color and unlock their personal artistic style. Students learn in a collegial and collaborative environment through a variety of fun and challenging two-dimensional art-making activities using drawing, painting, and collage.

Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. View the supply list here.

Occurring every Thursday except 4/21

Course Number
Mixed Media
Number of Sessions

Ticket Information

Registration for February, April, and Summer vacation week classes ends at Noon the Friday before the class starts.

Before registering for classes, please review Program Information and Policies.

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); no in-person ticket sales.

Ticketing Policies


Due to the building’s historic architecture, the third-floor classrooms, 305A, 305B, 305D and 305E, are not wheelchair-accessible and must be accessed by stairs. Please let us know in advance if the student has limited mobility; we can make accommodations, including relocating the class to an accessible space.

To inform the Studio Art Class program of any access needs, please e-mail or call our office at 617-369-3295.

About the Instructor

Karl Stephan holds a Masters in Art Education from the Tufts School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Expert in traditional and contemporary techniques of drawing and other two-dimensional media, Karl is a Medici Artist at Tufts and a well-regarded curator. In addition to his popular museum drawing classes for teens, Karl teaches privately in his Cambridge studio.