scott waddell presents

online classes

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New Classes!

  • The Core Program is an in-depth, personalized program that focuses on your personal goals as an artist. Whether you want to focus on cast drawing, painting, figurative work, portraiture, or even still life, this is the program for you.
  • While there is no long term commitment, The Core Program is designed for those artists who would like to have an ongoing course of study. It runs on a 4-8 week schedule but many artists have been in the Core Program for many years. Space is limited but you can apply anytime to be added to the waiting list.
  • This class also includes free access to two of Scott’s instructional videos. Once admitted into the program, you can choose which ones you’d like.
  • For more information, click the APPLY button below.
4 weeks ($400) 6 weeks ($525) 8 weeks ($700)
  • This intensive Portrait Painting Class is focused specifically on drawing and painting the portrait.
  • The class begins with an emphasis on accurate drawing and concludes with a complete portrait painting. In this class, you will be in regular contact with Scott as he prepares weekly critiques, overlays, and answers all of your questions.
  • You can choose between working from your own live model or from a photo reference.
  • This class also includes free access to Scott’s popular instructional video, “The Portrait Course”.
  • For more information, click the APPLY button below.
2 weeks ($225) 4 weeks ($400) 6 weeks ($525) 8 weeks ($700)
  • This in-depth Figure Painting Class focuses on drawing and painting the nude figure (or clothed if that’s preferred).
  • The class begins with developing an accurate figure drawing and then advances through everystep of the figure painting process. In this class, you will be in regular contact with Scott as he prepares weekly critiques, overlays, and answers all of your questions.
  • You can choose between working from your own live model or from a photo reference.
  • This class also includes free links to one of Scott’s popular instructional videos, “Drawing and Painting”.
  • For more information, click the APPLY button below.
2 weeks ($225) 4 weeks ($400) 6 weeks ($525) 8 weeks ($700)
  • The drawing 101 class has been designed for one specific purpose: to develop accurate drawing skills.
  • This class is for artists who to efficiently and effectively improve their drawing skills and learn how to draw extremely accurate proportions.
  • Drawing is the foundation of good painting. With discipline, good technique, and practice, anyone can learn how to make more accurate drawings. In this class, you will be in regular contact with Scott as he assigns exercises, develops a plan to improve your drawing accuracy, prepares weekly critiques, overlays, and answers all of your questions.
  • This class also includes free links to Scott’s instructional video, “The Art of Drawing”.
  • For more information, click the APPLY button below.
2 weeks ($225) 4 weeks ($400) 6 weeks ($525) 8 weeks ($700)
  • The Form 101 is for artists that want to specifically study basic painting techniques and the concepts that going into modeling form.
  • Artists in this class will be assigned numerous studies where they will fully paint several objects and forms, both in grisaille and full color, to improve their painting skills. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate artists who really want to immerse themselves in the techniques that Scott uses while painting the portrait and figure.
  • In this class, you will be in regular contact with Scott as he prepares painting exercises, weekly critiques, overlays, and answers all of your questions.
  • This class also includes free links to Scott’s instructional video, “On Form”.
  • For more information, click the APPLY button below.
2 weeks ($225) 4 weeks ($400) 6 weeks ($525) 8 weeks ($700)

Tuition Costs

2 Weeks

$225

4 Weeks

$400

6 Weeks

$525

8 Weeks

$700

Student Work

how to apply

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