Redux invites students of all ages and abilities to explore its unique fine art classes and workshops in an open and supportive environment where you can unleash your creative side. Register over the phone via credit card or come visit us in person with cash or check. Check our Classes Calendar for more info!
Class Proposals: If you are an artist or art instructor and wish to submit a class proposal, download this form, fill out and send your resume and proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Attn: Stacy Huggins, 136 Saint Philip St, Charleston, SC 29403.
Registration Policy: Advance registration is required. Registration is not secured until payment is received. There are no refunds on classes, but we will happily give you credit for a class if there is proper notice, should you need to cancel your registration for any reason.
>Full credit up to two weeks before the class
>Half credit if you cancel the week before class begins
>No credit if you cancel day of the first class or after
Drop-in Sunday Figure DrawingWhen: Every Sunday, except holidays 5pm – 7pm
Instructor: Victoria Honick
Cost: $15 Drop-In Rate (Cash or Check Only)
Work form a nude model in a variety of artistic mediums – perfect for anyone wanting to work independently with a model at your own pace. All skill levels welcome to drop in. Easels, chairs and drawing boards are provided. Artists must bring their own drawing and/or painting materials. No registration is required.
Figure Drawing, Session 2When: Tuesdays, Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, 14 / 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Kirsten Moran
Cost: Member $200 / Non-member $240
This four-session figure drawing class will utilize some exercises from Kirsten’s Classical Figure Drawing workshop. The goal is to improve hand/eye coordination when rendering the figure. Robust seeing skills will enable the student to begin to explore their own personal aesthetic. We will work directly from the model with poses ranging from two minutes to twenty minutes, and periodically we will have longer sessions.
Please bring the following recommended supplies: 18 x 24 pad (Borden & Riley #116 Sketch – 40 sheets) and pencils (selection of H & B). Students at any level are encouraged to attend. The class format repeats and as you continue to work the exercises you will gain confidence and see improvement in your drawing.
Intro to Oil Painting, Session IIWhen: Mondays, Oct 27, Nov 3, 10, 17 / 6-9 pm
Instructor: Erik Johnson
Cost: Member $145 / Non-member $175
Erik Johnson is a professional artist represented by Robert Lange Studios. This course will familiarize students with the working properties of oil paints and present a practical approach to topics such as composition and accurate drawing, color mixing and essential elements for capturing realism. Perfect class for beginners and intermediate students, ages High School through adult
Most materials provided; student should purchase their own brushes, available at Artist & Craftsman: Princeton brush set #9148 (About $12) (or if you have your own brushes : #2 & #4 round, #4 Flat, #8 Bright, #4 & #12 Filbert
Acrylic PaintingWhen: Thursdays, Oct 9, 16, 23, 30 / 6 - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Chris Dotson
Cost: Member $145 / Non-member $175
Students will learn how to progress from a drawing or photograph, to an underpainting, to completed painting, and how to develop the painting in stages. There will be instruction on color theory, composition, blending, color mixing, and finishing details.
One Night Letterpress WorkshopWhen: Thursday, October 30 / 6 - 9 pm
Instructor: Allison Nadeau
Cost: Member $80 / Non-member $100
Spend the evening learning to print on the Showcard sign press in this one-night class. Students will be introduced to basic letterpress terms and vocabulary, learn how to mix ink, and print signs and posters with hand-set wood and metal type. No experience necessary. Pre-registration and pre-payment required.
Photographing People- Inside and Out: A Workshop with Jack Alterman
When: Saturday, December 6 / 10 – 3 pm
Instructor: Jack Alterman
Cost: Member $100 / Non-member $125
In this workshop we will focus on the two main categories of photographing people: portraits and candids.
Led by Jack Alterman, You will learn how to engage strangers and friends, how to create a collaborative partnership with your subjects, and how to incorporate gesture and background to create an engaging, unified, and memorable portrait.
In both scenarios we discover techniques for increasing concentration and awareness, working with intent and proficiency. You come away with new skills and confidence in photographing people, providing a foundation for further exploration.
Call to register, space is limited!
Member DiscountsAs a member, you'll receive 20% OFF these classes and all Redux classes and workshops! To learn more, click here.
About Education ProgramIntegral to the Redux mission is to educate our community about current practices in art through both an academic and hands on approach. Redux offers year-round art classes and workshops to the public for both kids and adults. Over 100 classes and workshops are available throughout the year covering a variety of topics both traditional and non-traditional. We have a class for everyone, whether you are a beginner or a more advanced artist looking to broaden and enhance your talents.
Our classes are affordable, fun, challenging and taught by talented local qualified instructors. Courses include painting, photography, drawing, printmaking, art history and much more. All courses are timed to fit the schedules of working people and are taught by working professional artists. Through our classes, workshops and studio space, we provide the guidance and resources you need to bring your creativity and passion to life.