OSA offers numerous opportunities each week to participate in open sessions and instructed classes to learn and practice figure drawing and painting.  Sessions and classes are open to OSA members only, except where noted.  See information about becoming a member

Descriptions of the following are also listed in our schedule of Classes.  This page includes regularly updated details about weekly models and poses.

Life Drawing Open Studio
Single-Pose Figure Session


Life Drawing Open Studio

Fridays, 10am - 1 pm, downstairs studio, $15 per session

This is a drop-in, uninstructed group working from unclothed models.  All skill levels welcome.   OSA members only; non-members may try one session before joining.

facilitators for July-August: 

July 20:  Randall Vemer
July 27:  Joanne Mehl
August 3:  Ruben Arizpe, Sr.
August 10:  Joanne Kollman
August 17:  Randall Vemer
August 24:  Joanne Mehl
August 31:  Ruben Arizpe, Sr.


Single-Pose Figure Session ("Fine Art Friday")

Fall Term begins September 7:
Fridays, 1 - 4pm, upstairs studio, $20 session

Work in the drawing or painting medium of your choice. Clothed models with an occasional partial nude. All levels and mediums welcome.

If you need assistance, instruction, or help with supplies don't hesitate to ask.  Contact Joanne Radmillovich Kollman via Facebook, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


registration: call OSA, 503-228-0706