Summer School (In-Studio)
Work in the Historic studio of Hans Schuler Sr.
Built in 1906, The studio is filled with sketches and completed sculptures by the Schuler family. The big studio the is illuminated by a north facing skylight , allowing for consistent light throughout the day. The small studio is artificially lit for stronger shadows.
2020 Coronavirus Updates
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Summer school has changed for the 2020 school year. We offer online instruction, plein air work on location, and limited in studio work.
Summer School models have been cancelled fro the 2020 Summer Session. Instructor lead exercises and work from casts will replace live models.
July 14th - In person studio access has been suspended. Contact us at for more information. Morning and Afternoon lessions via Zoom are expanded to Monday - Friday. Outdoor Plein Air Classes are not affected.
9 am - 12 pm
Open Studio work in both studio spaces
Instructor Demonstrations and lessons
1 pm - 4 pm
The small studio is open studio space
The large studio is reserved for students working from a live portrait model
Instructor demonstrations and lessons
The Schuler school is a fun , family atmosphere.
We have 2 studio's students can use. In addition there is working space in the 9 east Gallery building for special classes and working space.
Students can eat lunch at the dining room table or outside in the fenced in yard.
Countless artbooks as well as numerous family and faculty art is available for reference.
The school also has a gallery for students to participate in our annual shows as well as for additional space and specialty classes.