Build upon your foundational level of technical skills working with oil paint while exploring the creative process from initial concept to its expression. Develop personal projects to translate ideas and notions into visual images to better understand and discover your creative voice.
Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. View the supply list here.
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.
Due to the building’s historic architecture, the third-floor classrooms, 305A, 305B, 305D and 305E, are not wheelchair-accessible and must be accessed by stairs. Please let us know in advance if the student has limited mobility; we can make accommodations, including relocating the class to an accessible space.
To inform the Studio Art Class program of any access needs, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office at 617-369-3295.
About the Instructor
Samuel Gareginyan is an artist specializing in drawing and painting in acrylic, oils, and watercolor. He graduated from the Academy of Arts in St. Petersburg, Russia and achieved his Master of Arts from Yerevan Institute of Fine Arts and Theater in Armenia in 1991. Samuel's imaginative still lifes and "folkloric" portraits have been exhibited locally and internationally and are in numerous private collections worldwide. Samuel works from his Fenway studio and has taught with the MFA's Studio Art Classes for over ten years.