In response to COVID-19, the Glasscock School has moved the majority of our upcoming offerings online. Learn more


Paint. Pixels. Pitch. Whether your preferred creative expression is studio art, photography, music or another medium, the lectures and hands-on workshops of our Arts courses offer expert guidance and welcoming environments. Absolute beginners, serious amateurs and seasoned professionals are invited to deepen their understanding of arts and design, enhance their skills or learn something entirely new.


Fall 2020 Courses

Broadway Pulitzer Prize Winners

Celebrate 10 Pulitzer prize-winning musicals with former professional actress, singer and director Debra Dickinson as your guide.

Designing, Building and Remodeling Your Dream Home

Learn about the process of home design, new construction and remodeling with tools to help you manage your project and assess the professionals involved.

How Classical Music Is Created: The Composer’s Palette

Explore the creation of classical music, with insights from leading contemporary classical composers and musicians as well as historical accounts of great masters.

Studio Art Courses

Drawing Fundamentals

Learn or relearn the fundamentals of drawing in this class for beginning and intermediate artists.

Painting Portraits of People and Pets

Create compelling portraits that capture the essence of people and pets with professional painter Laura Spector. Designed for students who have taken an introductory painting course.

Sketching from Museums Around the World

Sketch from the world’s most venerated collections in this online drawing course. All levels welcome.


Photography Courses

Advanced Photography Workshop With Peter Brown

Experienced photographers grow creatively by offering and receiving critiques on independent projects in a supportive environment.

Introduction to iPhone Photography

This course covers the basics of the iPhone® camera, the art and science of photography and strategies for taking better photographs.


Interested in exploring our diverse course offerings? Consider our Midweek Medley sampler series class.