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2023-2024 School Calendar

Oct 4 (Wed.)

Fall Term Begins 9am-4pm

Full Time

Oct 7 (Sat.)

Saturday Classes Begin 10am-1pm

Oct 10 (Tue.)

Evening Classes Begin 7pm-4pm

Nov 21

Classes End 9pm

Nov 22-26

Thanksgiving Break

Nov 27

Classes Resume 9am

Dec 9 - 15

Holiday Show

Dec 15

Classes End 4pm

Dec 16- Jan 7

Winter Break

Jan 8

Classes Resume 9am

Feb 2

End of Fall Term (Full-time)

Feb 5

Spring Term Begins (Full-time)

Mar 22

Classes End 4pm

Mar 25 - 29

Spring Break

Apr 1

Classes Resume

Apr 2

Evening Term Ends

Apr 6- Apr 30th

Annual Fur to Feathers Show

May 10

Spring Term Ends (Full-time)

May 13 - May 16

Bonus week to finish work and graduation prep

May 17

Graduation

May 20 - 24

Exhibition Prep

June 1 - June 3

Annual Student and Faculty Exhibition

Jun 17 - Jun 26

Summer School 2024

Daily Schedule

Time
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
9am - 12pm

Watercolor

Frederic Schuler Briggs

Nancy VanMeter

PAINTING

Hans Guerin


Drawing

Hans Guerin

Painting

Andrew Schuler Guerin


Anatomy

John Pattillo

10am - 1pm

Saturday Class

Hans Guerin


1pm - 4pm

Sculpture

Francesca Schuler Guerin

Portrait

Hans Guerin

Sculpture

Francesca Schuler Guerin

Portrait

Andrew Schuler Guerin

Life Drawing

Hans Guerin

5-8pm

Open Figure Drawing(drop in fee)

7pm - 9:30pm

Evening School 

  • Call for Plein Air Locations -For Inclement Weather , classes will be held in the studio.

  • Each studio session will be on Zoom for online learning. Call for meeting link and id.

SCHEDULE

CLASSES

FULL TIME

The academic year (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.) is divided into two semesters of approximately 14 weeks each. The fall semester runs from the first Wednesday of October through January, with a mid-December holiday. The spring semester runs from early February to mid-May.

SATURDAY CLASSES

Saturday Classes are open to available for aspiring young artists ages 13 or older as well as adults. 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Classes cover drawing, painting, sculpture and watercolor in various subject matter. They are excellent for portfolio development.

PLEIN AIR CLASSES 

These outdoor landscape classes will be held Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays most weeks, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. However the days may be altered each week due to weather.Students learn methods and techniques specific to landscape including composition, perspective, color and light. These classes provide additional opportunities to understand and interpret a wealth of visual information from life. 

EVENING SCHOOL  

Evening school is one term (7-9 p.m.) from the first Wednesday of October to Easter break, approximately 22 weeks. Tuesday classes include drawing, still life oil painting, watercolor, and sculpture. Wednesday classes offer portrait painting in various media.

SUMMER SCHOOL 

Summer school is one term of six weeks, from late June to early August. Morning classes offer the option of landscape painting at several picturesque locations or studio classes (drawing, oil painting, sculpture). Portrait painting is taught every afternoon, as is still life painting and drawing.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

It is the policy of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design that no person shall be subject to discrimination in whatever relationship with the Association because of sex, race, color, creed, religion, or national origin.

As a private, nonaccredited school, no government financial assistance exists either for the school or for students. We do not participate in any government program, such as Pell Grants, federal student loans, or the deferred loan program.

Foreign students cannot expect to be issued student visas (I-20) based on acceptance to our school.

Because of the unique nature of the training, all students begin as freshmen regardless of their previous education or experience.

The Schuler School of Fine Arts reserves the right to change any curricular offering, policy governing students, or financial regulation whenever and as the requirements of the school demand.

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