Adult Studio Workshop

Observing Your World through Drawing


Thursday, September 22, 2022
1 – 3 pm EDT
Zoom, Virtual Program

This program is at capacity. If you have questions or would like to receive advance notification about future programs, please email

In this two-part virtual workshop taught by contemporary artist Sonya Blesofsky, learn the basics of drawing by capturing your surrounding environment. Instruction will explore composition, line, value, and a variety of mark-making techniques. Participants will create a portfolio of dynamic drawings that express a personal voice while also finding inspiration in works from the Jewish Museum collection as well as in observations of everyday life.

This class will take place on Zoom and includes live instruction.

A list of required materials will be provided in advance of the workshop. Participants should have access to a computer with a camera and WiFi and will receive a Zoom link prior to the program date.

All skill levels welcome.

$35 General; $30 Members
Material cost: up to $22

Please note that this is a two-session class. Ticket purchase is required and includes both sessions on September 22 & 29. If you do not receive your email confirmation within ten minutes, please check your spam folder.

This program is presented with captioning through Zoom. The Jewish Museum is committed to making its virtual programs accessible to all. For inquiries and requests for live CART interpretation, ASL interpretation, or additional accommodations please email or call 212.423.3200 ext. 0. 

Avigdor Stematsky, Jerusalem, 1981, watercolor and graphite on paper. The Jewish Museum, New York, gift of Selma and Stanley I. Batkin.