Fall Classes 2017
Joy of Art – MONDAY $ $237 members/$282 for non-members
For new and returning students. Instructor Laura McCormick will introduce your child to multiple media including watercolor painting, pastels, ink, charcoal and more. Laura is a freelance artist specializing in charcoal and pastel portraiture and has a unique and engaging way of teaching. All materials included.Learn More
Comic Book Illustration – MONDAY $ 105 members/$125 for non-members
Learn to take your imagination and your drawing skills to new heights while making comic strip illustrations with Sara Ruiz. Students will create creatures, characters and stories by developing their skills of observation and learning the basic techniques of illustration and rendering.Learn More
Figure Drawing – TUESDAY $ 132 members/$158 for non-members
Learn to draw people using basic drawing concepts such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, and design. Students will learn through guided exercises, observation, and by practicing to draw themselves and others. Extra time will be dedicated to drawing facial expressions, clothing, hands, and portraiture. No experience or special drawing talent required. Individual goals and styles are […]Learn More
Photography Club – TUESDAY $ 263 members/$312 for non-members
With a central focus on composition, this hands-on session will explore a new topic each week. Using fun games and exercises students will discover what it takes to create a great photograph no matter where their interests lie.Learn More
Art Exploration – WEDNESDAY $ 237 members/$282 for non-members
Instructor Laura McCormick will have weekly projects, and students are encouraged to explore a wide variety of art styles and techniques, while strengthening both their artistic skills and their understanding of art. Each student is encouraged to work at their own level and stretch their imagination in a relaxed and fun environment.Learn More
Sculpture – THURSDAY $ 263 members/$312 for non-members
Instructor Justin Perlman will introduce students to sculpture in the round as well as relief sculpture. Students are encouraged to explore the different materials in the process of sculpture. There will be moderate hand tool usage (age relevant). Basic materials will be provided. Clothing that can get dirty is recommended.Learn More
Traditional Drawing & Painting – SATURDAY $ 450 members/$540 for non-members
Instructor Carol Miller graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in Commercial Art, specializing in Fashion Illustration and Portraiture. She studied at the Traphagen School of Design in NYC. Carol has been teaching at the Guild for many years and has helped hundreds of students develop their talents.Learn More
- You may register online or in person at the Guild where cash and credit cards are accepted.
- Classes are filled on a first-come-first-served basis.
- Tuition will be refunded if the class is cancelled or filled
- Classes not held due to inclement weather or the instructor’s absence will be rescheduled
- When the Ridgefield public schools are closed because of weather RGA is also closed. If the Ridgefield Schools announce a delayed opening, the classes at the Guild will start at their usual time.
Student Membership Costs $30 and Includes:
- Discounted fees for classes, workshops, life drawing and special events
- Opportunities to interact and create with other artists through RGA events
- Discounted fees for annual juried exhibition
If you would like to purchase a student membership online, please click here to be redirected to the membership page.