Corcoran College of Art and Design
 
NOW at the Corcoran—Mark Tribe: Plein Air
Through September 28
 
Now at the CorcoranAmerican Metal: The Art of Albert Paley
Through September 28

Summer Courses + Painting

Painting Workshop

No sections available this semester

PT0800 (non-credit)
For all skill levels; subject matter will include both still life and the figure.

Academic Painting Workshop

No sections available this semester

PT0810 (non-credit)
In this non-credit course students learn to see specific realistic images as a set of abstract shapes, tonal values and colors in relation to the whole.

Painting Short Course

No sections available this semester

PT0812 (non-credit)
This course offers basic instruction for beginners, while intermediate and advanced students progress on an individual basis.

The Art of Watercolor/Gouche

No sections available this semester

PT0820 (non-credit)
Explore two water-based media: transparent watercolor and opaque gouache.

Landscape Drawing and Painting

No sections available this semester

PT0860 (non-credit)
Students of all levels will have the opportunity to hone their skills and sharpen their artist's eye in articulating forms in the landscape.

Introduction to Botanical Painting in Watercolor

No sections available this semester

PT1400 (1.5 credits or audit)
Students learn the techniques of transparent watercolor using live plant material.

Abstract Painting

No sections available this semester

PT2220 (1.5 credits or audit)
This course investigates the concepts and meanings of abstraction and their relevance in today's world.

Intermediate Botanical Painting in Watercolor

No sections available this semester

PT2400 (1.5 credits or audit)
Students learn to apply paint and render precise characteristics of specific plants, paying close attention to form, detail, and color accuracy.

Abstract Painting

No sections available this semester

PT6220 (1.5 credits)
This graduate level course investigates the concepts and meanings of abstraction and their relevance in today's world.