Online Atelier Art Courses

Rolling Open Registration • $500/month

Live Critiques 2x/week Monday 8am EST & Thursday 3pm EST

(All critiques are recorded, and students also have the opportunity to submit their work via posts inside the course platform if they cannot make the live critiques.)

IF YOU WANT TO LEARN HOW TO MAKE YOUR PAINTINGS “LOOK REAL”, THIS IS THE ONLINE ART COURSE YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR.

Are you serious about learning how to paint realistically? Our Ateliyay! Painting Bootcamp is an ongoing month-to-month course that teaches you everything you need to know to improve your painting skills.

You can sign up at any time here.

The coursework will teach you everything you need to know about oil painting. From holding a palette the right way, to organizing your colors, to paint handling and brushwork.

Get help from an atelier-trained instructor LIVE 2x each week. Get the feedback you need to grow your skills alongside your classmates. Make new friends and learn how to make great paintings in an encouraging and welcoming environment.

online painting courses
Ateliyay! Painting Bootcamp

9AM-12PM EST & 1pm – 4pm EST

LEARN HOW TO SET UP AND DRAW A REALISTIC DRAPERY FROM LIFE IN THIS WEEKEND WORKSHOP. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.

Drawing drapery is a wonderful way to master shading and rendering skills.

In this online workshop, students will learn how to set up and light a drapery in their studios.

Then, working closely with SAA Director Mandy Theis, students will receive detailed instruction on how to start with a blank piece of paper and end with a fully rendered drapery study.

When you register for this workshop, you will enter an online learning platform portal where the instruction will take place. There you will find the supply list, Zoom links, and other information you need to prepare for the class.

You can join the waiting list for this workshop here.

9AM-12PM EST & 1pm – 4pm EST

LEARN HOW TO USE SOLID DESIGN TECHNIQUES TO ARRANGE BEAUTIFUL PAINTING & DRAWING SETUPS. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.

It’s one thing to be able to draw and paint, and another to set up your subjects in a beautiful way.

This workshop thoroughly covers the often neglected aspect of pictorial composition.

Throughout the workshop, students will learn how to identify and apply composition techniques of the Old Masters. They will also be introduced to a methodical system for creating and evaluating their visual compositions.

When you register for this workshop, you will enter an online learning platform portal where the instruction will take place. There you will find the supply list, Zoom links, and other information you need to prepare for the class.

You can join the waiting list for this workshop here.


9AM-12PM EST & 1pm – 4pm EST

LEARN HOW TO PAINT A BEAUTIFUL, SIMPLE STILL LIFE. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.

Painting a simple still life is one of the best ways to master painting skills.

Whether you’ve been painting for years, or this is your very first foray into painting, the simple still life has something to teach everyone.

Join SAA Director Mandy Theis for this online workshop that takes you from the very beginning steps through to a finished still life painting.

When you register for this workshop, you will enter an online learning platform portal where the instruction will take place. There you will find the supply list, Zoom links, and other information you need to prepare for the class.

You can join the waiting list for this workshop here.