Drawing exclusively in the galleries, learn the basic drawing elements—line, texture, shading, and composition—and explore a variety of media. Objects from our Collections serve as reference and inspiration. This class takes a short lunch break together.


Ticket Information

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To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

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About the Instructor

Karl Stephan has a BFA in Painting and Printmaking from Guilford College, a Masters in Art Education from Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and a Massachusetts Teaching Certificate. Karl is an expert in traditional and contemporary techniques of drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, and collaboration. His work is widely shown and collected. Karl was recently named a Community Supported Artist in Cambridge. He also teaches at Tufts and in his Cambridge studio.