Continuing Education

Barton’s Continuing Education Program offers educational opportunities to individuals throughout their lives. These non-credit-bearing courses address interests such as skill upgrades and training, cultural advancement, or personal creative development.

Summer 2019 Courses

PNT 001 F – Drawing from Observation

Dates: July 24 – August 14, 2019
Schedule: Wednesday; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Location: Case Art Building, Room 101
Cost: $62
Register by: July 23, 2019

Instructor: Benjamin Hawley

Students will be introduced to drawing from direct observation. Various media will be explored and considered for their advantages and disadvantages. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to demonstrate a stronger sense of proportions, value, and composition.

Both beginners and experienced artists are encouraged to join this class.

Supplies Needed
  • Various paints including ultramarine blue, cerulean blue, cadmium yellow light/medium, cadmium red, titanium white
  • Various brushes
  • Vine charcoal
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Eligible students must be at least 18 years old. Some courses may have additional requirements.


To enroll, students must complete the registration form, pay the registration fees, and attend the first meeting of the class.

Register Online

Use the online form or visit the Office of Lorraine Raper in Hackney Library to register for classes.


The cost for Continuing Education courses will be determined on a course-by-course basis. See each offering for its fee.

Students are eligible for a 100 percent refund if they officially withdraw from their classes prior to the first class meeting or if a class is canceled because of insufficient enrollment. Once classes begin, no refunds will be given.