Summer Session B

Summer Session B begins August 3! No matter your skill-level or interest, we have something to help you get inspired this summer. And, if you’re looking for a shorter time commitment, check out our affordable Weekend Workshops, too!

Open & Reserved Studios

Gage offers drop-in and reserved-space figure studios open to the public every day of the week. Gain hands-on practice in drawing, painting or sculpting the figure in a professional setting.

Portrait Painting

August 17-21: Join celebrated artist Costa Vavagiakis for Portrait Painting, and learn to create dynamic, realistic portraits of your model. PLUS, take it along with Portrait Drawing (August 10-14) and receive $100 off the total cost!

Hike & Draw: August 5th or 12th

Join Sarah Bixler for hiking and sketching on one of the Pacific Northwest’s beautiful trails! Two sessions to choose from (Aug. 5 at Discovery Park or Aug. 12 at Lake Twentytwo) – Registration is open NOW!

Lecture w/Michael Grimaldi

August 25-26: Join  Michael Grimaldi for an informative two-night lecture on the Structures of the Axial Skeleton, and explore the artist’s perspective on gesture, proportion and more. Just $50!

Escape to the Great Outdoors!

Get in the mood for summer with a variety of classes and workshops to help you discover methods and techniques for capturing the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest!

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