top of page

New drawing classes available with award-winning colored pencil artist, Jesse Lane!

You might recognize his work from the covers of these magazines:


Jesse is the recipient of the world’s top honor for colored pencil: the CIPPY Award from the Colored Pencil Society of America. He’s also won awards from the International Guild of Realism, the Salmagundi Club, the American Artist’s Professional League, International Artist magazine and many others. 


For a full list of Jesse’s accomplishments and to see his body of work please visit


Jesse’s class will meet once a week on Mondays from 6pm - 8pm for 5 weeks.


The class starts August 19th and ends September 16th. Opportunity to continue on will be available if desired!

Class size is limited to 12 students to provide individualized attention.  Students will learn the foundations of drawing in colored pencil as well as art elements such as how to use textures, color theory, light and shadow. Jesse will also share his special techniques for creating compelling compositions, dynamic lighting, and how to create great reference photos.  Beginners are welcome! 

thumbnail (1).jfif

Some feedback from Jesse’s past classes:


“If you want to take your artwork to a whole new level, one of Jesse's workshops is a must!"

      -Lois C., Australia


"I was amazed.  You opened doors for me I thought could not open.  I thank you with all my heart."

      -Ineke H., The Netherlands


"The workshop taught me ways I can achieve my full potential.  I found that thrilling!"

      -Lori M., North Carolina



Students will be expected to bring the following supplies with them their first day:

X-acto knife

Prismacolor 132 set

Strathmore Bristol Board 300 series VELLUM 9”x12”

bottom of page