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Single Artwork Professional Critique

Current session: June 1st, 2023 to June 1st, 2024

$75 More Info

This option allows you to have a single artwork critiqued by a professional artist who will provide a focused and detailed analysis of your artwork. It offers an opportunity to receive specific feedback and insights to help you improve your artistic skills and technique.


- 1 artwork maximum

- Receive a single-paragraph critique of this piece via email

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Plein Air/Indoor Landscape Painting

with Anna Neis

Next session: July 9th to 30th, 2024

$500 More Info

In this course, students become familiar with classical landscape. The aesthetic ideals of historic landscape help contemporary artists build their understanding of composition, atmosphere, and value. 

Students will experiment with all prima painting and underpainting techniques.

Depending on the weather, this course will be held indoors or outdoors.

Tuesdays July 9 - 30

10:30 am - 4:00 pm

TUITION: $500.00

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Open Studio Figure Drawing – 1 Session

Next session: April 16th, 2024

$20 More Info

COST: $20/ single session

Join us at our figure drawing open studio! 

In this two-hour session, you'll have the opportunity to work on various figure poses with a live model in Princeton Academy of Art 138 Nassau St studio in your own personal style!

A monitor will be available to answer any questions about the space and organize the model.

The Academy provides easels, boards, and clips available for these sessions.

Please refer to the list below for a list of approved supplies you can bring to your session:

  • Charcoal 
  • Graphite 
  • Conte 
  • Colored Pencils
  • Wax Crayons
  • Oil paint
  • Turpenoid/Gamsol 




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Figure Drawing Intensive

with Anna Neis

Next session: July 11th to August 1st, 2024

$500 More Info

In this 4-session course, students will be introduced to figure/ground relationships, gesture, composition, value scales, and the fundamentals of perspective.

Students will learn a tactile approach to drawing that provides students with the tools to build strong perceptual and analytical skills.

Each session will be composed of "quick" poses meant to enforce a relational understanding of the human figure, followed by longer poses or anatomical study.


10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Tuition: $500

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This intensive workshop is designed to provide students with a comprehensive grasp of the structure, resemblance, and essence of the sitter. We focus on the anatomical proportions, volume, and scale of the subject. Students will use chiaroscuro, sfumato, and other light modeling techniques.

Students will work from the live model.

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PowerPoint Professional Critique

Current session: June 1st, 2023 to June 1st, 2024

$100 More Info

With this option, you can submit up to five artworks for critique, and the feedback will be provided in a PowerPoint format. This option suits artists who wish to receive feedback on multiple pieces and prefer a visual critique presentation. The PowerPoint format allows for a structured analysis of each artwork, highlighting strengths and areas for improvement.


  • 5 artworks maximum
  • Critique via PowerPoint. Each image has its own slide and is annotated with text and necessary revisions via highlighted lines.
  • Critiques are completed by PAA’s highly qualified faculty and staff. If you want to select a specific instructor, you may do so while checking out.



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