Drawing and Oil Painting

Develop your creativity in one or all of several artistic disciplines.

Learn how to draw using a plaster head mold.

Basic Oils I
Learn to paint using a limited palette. Basic drawing required.

Basic Oils II
Explore the principles of color harmony with a color wheel. Drawing and Basic Oils I required.

Intermediate Oils I
Learn to create the effects of El Greco, da Vinci, Rembrandt, Turner and Impressionist artists using the color triangle. Drawing and Basic Oils required.

Intermediate Oils II
Learn the techniques of glazing, blending, scumbling, drybrush, broken color and alla prima.

Instructor: Carolyn Dong
Carolyn gives students the confidence to paint independently through a strong understanding of the principles of drawing and painting. Having studied with Fred Lipp in New York and Shinjiro Nakamura in Tokyo, Carolyn follows her Japanese mentor’s philosophy that artists should learn from one another.


  • Sep 25, Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov 6, 20, 27, Dec 4 & 11
  • 10am–1pm
  • Toko Shinoda & Yukiko Maki classrooms
  • ¥33,500
  • Cancellation deadline: Sep 13
  • Prices exclude consumption tax.
  • Classes until the end of September 2019 will be subjected to 8% consumption tax.
  • Classes from October 2019 onward will be subjected to 10% consumption tax.