ADULT Art CLASSES


Take an art class in San Francisco! Root Division offers an array of fun and affordable art classes in drawing, painting, and a variety of other media. Taught by our Studio Artists or Alums, our selection includes multi-session classes and single day workshops where you can gain new skills and get creative. Check out our offerings below, and register today!

Looking a last minute gift? Get creative with your gift giving! Purchase Root Division Gift Certificates for art classes taught by local artists. 

Questions about classes? See our FAQ

Drawing

Intermediate Drawing B
Intermediate Drawing B
Instructor:
Alexis Javellana Hill
Sessions:
4
Starts:
February 29, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$250
Figure Drawing Workshop A
Figure Drawing Workshop A
Instructor:
Nibha Akireddy
Sessions:
1
Starts:
April 8, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$85
Drawing Workshop
Drawing Workshop
Instructor:
Alexis Javellana Hill
Sessions:
1
Starts:
April 10, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -9:30 pm
Tuition:
$85
Figure Drawing Workshop B
Figure Drawing Workshop B
Instructor:
Aizik Brown
Sessions:
1
Starts:
April 30, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -9:30 pm
Tuition:
$85

Painting

Oil Painting 101
Oil Painting 101
Instructor:
Audrey Herrera
Sessions:
6
Starts:
February 29, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$375
Acrylic 101 B
Acrylic 101 B
Instructor:
Nathalie O’Brien
Sessions:
6
Starts:
March 12, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$375
Painting Landscapes and Botanicals
Painting Landscapes and Botanicals
Instructor:
Aizik Brown
Sessions:
4
Starts:
March 13, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$250

Other Media

Intro to Sewing: Hand and Machine Basics
Intro to Sewing: Hand and Machine Basics
Instructor:
Lonnie Taylor
Sessions:
2
Starts:
March 5, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -9:30 pm
Tuition:
$160
Digital Illustration
Digital Illustration
Instructor:
Valeria Olguín
Sessions:
3
Starts:
March 6, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$190
Backstrap Weaving Workshop
Backstrap Weaving Workshop
Instructor:
Carolina Cuevas
Sessions:
3
Starts:
March 11, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -8:30 pm
Tuition:
$190
Jewelry Making Workshop
Jewelry Making Workshop
Instructor:
Anisa Esmail
Sessions:
1
Starts:
April 22, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -9:30 pm
Tuition:
$85
Printmaking Workshop B
Printmaking Workshop B
Instructor:
Valeria Olguin
Sessions:
1
Starts:
April 24, 2024
Time:
6:30pm -9:30 pm
Tuition:
$85

Typography, Calligraphy, and Lettering

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Sculpture

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Digital Media

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Textiles

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Photography

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Explore Past Classes

We offer a wide variety of classes that changes each season. Below are some classes we have offered in the past. If you find any that you are interested in, we would love to know! Please email our Education Programs Manager, Tamara at classes@rootdivision.org.

Click on our class offerings below to learn more about each course.


Give the gift of creativity when you purchase a gift certificate for a friend!

These can be applied to any Studio Class, Professional Development Workshop, or Private Tutorial.


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Frequently Asked QUestions


All classes are currently virtual, unless otherwise noted. We will begin offering in-person classes in September 2021.

As soon as possible! This will secure your spot and make sure that you have time to gather the supplies needed for your course. We strongly encourage students to register AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE of the first class to ensure placement.

Upon registration you will receive a list of materials to purchase prior to your first class meeting.

You can cancel anytime by emailing our Education Programs Manager at classes@rootdivision.org. To receive a full refund you have to cancel 24 hours prior to the start of the first class. You will receive 75% of the refund if you cancel less than 24 hours prior to and through the end of first class. If you cancel after the first class date you will receive a 25% refund.

Yes! Register with a friend and get 10% off the class fee. Register with 5 friends and one person takes the class for free.

Our instructors work hard to create an inclusive and positive learning environment for people from all walks of life. You always reserve the right to have your camera off and that is okay!

Our classes are structured for beginners, unless otherwise noted. We just ask students to bring their eagerness to learn!

They occur on different dates and may have different instructors. Sections A, B, and C of any class are the same level and course content.

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