Your Local Studio for studying Fine Art
9709 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores, FL 33138
We are a 501C3 Membership Organization
Please join us for up to 4 paid class sessions to see if we are a fit for you, and them become a Member.
As a Member you will then be able to continue taking classes, participate in exhibits, call Miami Art League your Artistic Home.
See membership page for more details.
Miami Art League Class Registration
9709 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores
*Life Drawing Sessions with Live Models; Friday mornings, 10am-1pm $20/session paid in advance, Register here
*Life Drawing Sessions with Live Models; Friday mornings, 10am-1pm $20/session paid in advance, Register here.
Drawing the Body (from the live model) Tuesdays 7pm-9pm, 4 week session, October 15
Tuesdays 7pm-9pm - begins Upcoming with min. of 7 artists
In this workshop students will draw from a live model with guided instruction and learn how to construct and create a realistic figure. The Instructor will go over several artistic principles and concepts crucial in figure drawing, as well as general anatomy of the skull and muscles of the face.
Also, students will learn the importance of not only capturing a sitters likeness, but their emotion and character as well. The Instructor will give critiques to each student throughout the duration of the workshop, do a short demo and show various examples of famous portraits throughout history as well as over the proper use of various materials and tools.
-Materials are not provided. (The Instructor will send via email the complete Materials List for this Workshop to students once they have confirmed registration).
Saturday Figure Drawing/Painting with Tony Coro 10AM - 1PM, 4 week session; Begins October 5
Thematic Series, Wednesdays 10am - 1pm, 8 weeks, October 23rd - December 18th, Instructor Andrea Preston
The Thematic Series Class for is designed to help you advance your technical skills and hone your unique artistic voice. The goal is to produce a unified body of work, or “a series”, that explores a central theme and/or concept. Students choose the media they want to work with (drawing, painting, or mixed media) and the instructor provides individualized guidance in combination with group instruction. This workshop-style course brings together diverse artists in a studio environment that fosters a sense of community and provides a platform for constructive dialogue. Beginner and intermediate level artists are welcome to join. Whether you’re a hobbyist looking to build new skills, or a professional looking to explore a new direction, this course can help you achieve your creative goals.
Art Portfolio Class for Kids and Teens, Wednesdays 3:30pm - 6 pm, 8 weeks, October 23rd - December 18th, Instructor Andrea Preston
The Art Portfolio Class for Kids & Teens at the Miami Art League provides expert instruction in visual art within an inspiring, supportive environment. Whether your child needs to build a competitive portfolio for magnet auditions or just wants to have fun making real fine art, this course is the perfect opportunity to develop their creativity. The instructor guides students through exciting projects that target magnet school portfolio requirements, with emphasis placed on observational drawing. About the Instructor: Andrea Preston has over 10 years of experience teaching art at magnet schools in Miami. From 2009 to 2016 she held the position of Director of Visual Arts at Miami Arts Charter School (MAC). Prior to that, she taught drawing and painting at New World School of the Arts. Ms. Preston has helped numerous students win prestigious art awards and earn merit scholarships to competitive art colleges.
Do you need affordable sessions with Live Models?
The Miami Art League offers affordable sessions with Live Models 2 mornings each week!
Friday and Saturday
10am - 1pm
By reservation only!
E-mail MiamiArtLeague@aol.com to reserve a spot.