upcoming class

Portraits: Blocking & Light with Peter Clive: (adults)

In-person five-week class


May 9, 16, 23, 30, and June 6 

1:30 to 3:30 pm 

by Peter Clive

Capturing someone’s likeness is challenging. New Hampshire artist Peter Clive is well known for his life-like portraits and figures, often depicted in dramatic lighting. In this class, Peter will share his tips and techniques to help students push their portraits to the next level. Learn to use the “block in” method of sketching and portrait development when drawing from a live model, as well as how to identify light, shadow, proportions, and more. 

Materials list available 

$275 Non-Member

$247.50 Member


Tuition discounts available when registering. Members receive 10% off all classes and workshops. 

Learn more about becoming a member. 

For questions about classes and workshops please contact classes@currier.org or call 603.518.4922

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