Summer and fall classes will be offered in-person, blended, and online with COVID-19 precautions in place. No Risk Enrollment available now. All NWTC facilities are closed to the public until further notice. All campus resources are available by phone, chat, email or text.


Drawing and Painting Studio

A student draws in a sketchpad using graphite

The NWTC Artisan Center’s Drawing and Painting Studio offers classes for students of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Classes and workshops cover the fundamentals of drawing and acrylic painting including composition, color theory, life drawing, and so much more. Focused workshops include bookmaking, junk journaling, media exploration, pattern-tangle drawing, and comics.

With a variety of impressive instructors, interesting topics, and varied techniques, there are so many options to learn about drawing and painting.

New for Fall 2020 – be sure to check out our life drawing drop-ins in partnership with the Art Garage! More information to come.