Thursday, February 13–Thursday, March 19, 2020
6:30 pm–9:00 pm
Education Dept Art Studio (Classroom 305E)

Occurs every Thursday except Feb 20

Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2020-02-13 18:30:00 2020-02-13 21:00:00 Figure Drawing from Sculpture (Studio and Galleries) 02/13/2020 6:30 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Learn how to conceptualize and construct the figure while experimenting with different drawing techniques. Refine concepts of anatomy such as proportion, structure, and features as you investigate expressive differences of sculptures from the MFA collections. The final two classes will be spent applying your skills while working from a live model.

Adult students are expected to bring their own supplies: please view our supply lists online here. If your class is not listed, supplies will be provided on the first day and the instructor will review supplies to bring for the following classes.

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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); to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

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

Tim McCool is a native of Pittsburgh and received his B.A. from Boston College in Studio Art and Art History and his M.F.A. from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in affiliation with Tufts University. While studying at SMFA, he has exhibited his work in Boston, New York and other cities, and has written about art for various publications internationally.