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Back to Basics | 2023

Sign up and receive a new two-hour Back to Basics video lesson directly in your inbox every month in 2023! In this video series, join artists Paul Richmond and Melissa Forman for a class focused on the fundamentals of art making. Videos will be sent on the fifteenth of the month. You can sign up for the full course or choose individual lessons from the pull-down menu. 

Explore the basics of drawing, painting, and the general art making process in order to create more successful pieces. This series of classes is for everyone - from beginners to more experienced artists - with an emphasis on exploring topics that tend to challenge artists across every experience level. As professional artists and teachers, Paul and Melissa have met many artists who commonly face a lot of the same issues when creating their art. Learn how to master those struggles and add refinement and polish to your work. It’s never too late to get back to basics!

Note: When you checkout, please enter the email address you would like the video lessons sent to in the notes section. If you are giving this as a gift, enter the recipient's email address. You will receive an email confirming your order immediately, and the private link to the video lesson(s) will be sent on the dates listed below. 


Video Lessons

How To Create A Mood Through Color - June 30, 2023

Still Life Drawing - July 30, 2023

Painting Landscapes - July 31, 2023

Drawing Animals - August 15, 2023

Figure Drawing - September 15, 2023

How To Tell A Story Through Art - October 15, 2023

Collage/Mixed Media - November 15, 2023

Understanding Abstraction - December 15, 2023



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