Tuesday, July 27–Friday, July 30, 2021
12:45 pm–4:45 pm
John, Bertram A. and Ronald M. Druker Family Pavilion (Classroom 159)
Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2021-07-27 12:45:00 2021-07-27 16:45:00 Contemporary Still Life Painting Intensive 07/27/2021 12:45 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston tickets@mfa.org America/New_York public

Working in acrylics or oil, learn the fundamental skills of still life painting. Improve your observation and rendering of shape, tone, color, pattern and texture while exploring composition and the interaction of positive and negative space. Work from the MFA Collection will serve as inspiration as you explore your own visual language.

Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. View the supply list here.

Course Number
Painting: Acrylic
Painting: Oil
All Levels
Number of Sessions

Upcoming Dates and Times

Tuesday, July 27–Friday, July 30, 2021

Ticket Information

Registration for February, April, and Summer vacation week classes ends at Noon the Friday before the class starts.

Before registering for classes, please review Program Information and Policies.

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); no in-person ticket sales.

Ticketing Policies

About the Instructor

Karl Stephan holds a Masters in Art Education from the Tufts School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Expert in traditional and contemporary techniques of drawing and other two-dimensional media, Karl is a Medici Artist at Tufts and a well-regarded curator. In addition to his popular museum drawing classes for teens, Karl teaches privately in his Cambridge studio.