Tuesday, August 9–Friday, August 12, 2022
12:45 pm–4:45 pm
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Center (130.10)
Members
$309.00
Nonmembers
$364.00
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Add to Calendar 2022-08-09 12:45:00 2022-08-09 16:45:00 Drawing in the Galleries 08/09/2022 12:45 PM Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston tickets@mfa.org America/New_York public

Drawing exclusively in the galleries, concentrate on practicing the basic fundamentals of line, gesture, shading, texture, color, proportion, and composition. Combine and build upon these drawing fundamentals, and learn to practice a variety of techniques while exploring different media. Draw inspiration from artwork and explore themes of the MFA collections.

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

Please note that the MFA is closed to the public on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, therefore all students are required to have a staff escort through the galleries and there is no food service available.

Course Number
D7
Medium
Drawing
Number of Sessions
4

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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.

Tickets can only be ordered through the website or by phone; no in-person ticket sales. To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies).

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About the Instructor

Justin Life received an MFA from Tufts University/School of the Museum of Fine Arts (2007) and a BFA in painting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (2002); he also studied at the Winchester School of Art at Southampton University in England (2002). His shows include Affirming the Hand at the Courtyard Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2005); Boston Young Contemporaries at 808 Gallery (2007); and “Boston Drawing Project 10th Anniversary Show” at Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston MA (2009). Life also teaches at Tufts University and the Boston Architectural College.

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