•   Nicole Michelle TULLY /   NG in Paris – oil on linen – 2017
•   Timothy STOTZ /   Atalanta – charcoal and chalk on dark blue paper – 2012
2020-2021 COURSE SCHEDULE and Application Deadlines

“There are not two arts, there is only one: it’s the one whose foundation is eternal and natural beauty.”

“Il n’y a pas deux arts, il n’y en a qu’un: c’est celui qui a pour fondement le beau éternel et naturel.” – Ingres

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PHYSICAL COURSES: ARGENTON-CHATEAU and PARIS

Our upcoming course schedule including subject, location, program dates and application deadlines are listed below in chronological order.

Admission to physical courses in Paris and Argenton-Chateau requires online application and portfolio submission. The normal deadline for application to physical courses is 4 to 6 months before the first day of class.

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Our physical courses in Argenton Chateau are currently on hiatus due to COVID-19 until May 2021, pending improvement in public health and international travel restrictions.

Physical courses in Argenton-Chateau – in drawing and painting – will be enrolled 1 to 3 months in advance, whenever they restart. Please click the request-form button next to the physical courses listed below to receive more information.

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All our physical courses in Paris are on hiatus due to COVID-19 until November 2021, pending improvement in public health and international travel restrictions.

Physical courses in Paris – in drawing and painting – are currently scheduled to return in November 2021. Inquire by e-mail to receive an application form. Please click the request-form button next to the physical courses listed below to request more information.

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ONLINE COURSES: A NEW OPPORTUNITY

In response to the public health emergency and travel restrictions caused by the COVID19 pandemic, Studio Escalier has moved all its teaching activities to online only through May 2021.

Refresh this Course Schedule page for the newest information.

Admission to our online courses requires online application and portfolio submission, ordinarily 4 to 6 weeks before the first day of the class.

New online courses currently accepting applications are indicated below by the apply-online button.

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CAN I APPLY BEFORE THE DEADLINE, CAN I APPLY AFTER THE DEADLINE?

All applications are reviewed at the deadline, not before. Notifications are normally made and courses are enrolled at that time.

If any seats re-open or remain open after the deadline, click on the alternate-button button.

Note: If you have any questions or wish to request an application form via e-mail, write us at:

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info (at) studioescalier (dot) com

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CURRENT AND UPCOMING COURSES

For a full course description, including price, faculty, class size and eligibility, click any course title:

Online Course Title Subject & Instructor Program Dates Application Deadline
2020 ONLINE | NOVEMBER COLOR color theory & practice, still life – Nicole Michelle TULLY 25 Oct – 20 Nov 2 October 2020
2020 ONLINE | LIGHT on the PORTRAIT the poster study: light & colorspace, blocking-in the head in oil color – Nicole Michelle TULLY 22 Nov – 18 Dec 2 October 2020
2020 ONLINE | NOVEMBER DRAWING figure drawing and master copying – Tobias HALL 8 Nov – 6 Dec 20 30 October 2020apply-online
2020 ONLINE | FLOWERS: FORM and COLOR painting theory & practice – Krista SCHOENING 8 Nov – 4 Dec 20 30 October 2020apply-online

2021 ONLINE | LIGHT on the PORTRAIT

the poster study: light & colorspace, blocking-in the head in oil color – Nicole Michelle TULLY

3 Jan – 29 Jan 2021

6 November 2020apply-online
2021 ONLINE | FEBRUARY ONLINE 4 weeks -TBA February 2021 4 December 2020
2021 ONLINE | MARCH ONLINE 4 weeks -TBA March 2021 8 January 2021
2021 ONLINE | APRIL ONLINE 4 weeks -TBA April 2021 12 February
2021 ONLINE |
MAY ONLINE
4 weeks -TBA May 2021 12 March 2021


Physical Course Title


Subject & Location


Program Dates


Application Deadline
2021 SUMMER INTENSIVE

drawing & painting
the human figure
– Argenton-Chateau
TBA TBA
2021 AUTUMN INTENSIVE long-pose figure painting – Argenton-Chateau TBA TBA
2021 AUTUMN
at the LOUVRE

4-week program
daily figure drawing + drawing at the Louvre – Paris 1 Nov – 26 Nov 2021 request-form
2021 DECEMBER PORTRAIT DRAWING

portrait drawing from life + drawing at the Louvre – Paris
29 Nov – 17 Dec 2021
request-form
2022 WINTER
at the LOUVRE

6-week program
daily figure drawing + drawing at the Louvre – Paris 9 Jan – 18 Feb 2022 request-form

 

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COURSE SCHEDULE – GENERAL OVERVIEW

Studio Escalier operates school studios in Paris, as well as in Argenton-Chateau, France (2.5 hrs southwest of Paris). The course schedule on this page includes ALL upcoming courses in both locations.

We currently only schedule drawing programs in Paris, from October to April annually.
See our DRAWING PROGRAMS in PARIS page for details.

We schedule 6-week, 8-week and 12-week courses in drawing and painting at our campus in Argenton-Chateau, between May and October annually. See our INTENSIVE COURSES page for a more detailed description.

We schedule up to five special programs annually in figure drawing, figure painting, portrait painting or other topics, that may be held in either location. See our SPECIAL PROGRAMS to learn more about what’s planned for the coming year.

See our FACILITIES page for details about our different studio locations.

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APPLICATION DEADLINES

The priority application deadline for every course is 4 to 6 months before the first day of class.
Not all courses are fully enrolled by the priority deadline, and alternates may be needed in case of cancellations.

The application process and its procedures are fully described on the ADMISSIONS page.

For a list of tuition prices and payment deadlines, including policies on tuition payment, housing costs and refund requests, click PRICES and PAYMENT.

Our INTENSIVE COURSES in Argenton-Chateau are enrolled on two deadlines:

a priority deadline (5 months before the first day of class), and
a final deadline (if needed, 2 months before the first day of class).

Priority enrollees are given first housing preference, in the order applications are received.

Final applicants are enrolled at the full tuition price, after the student cancellation/refund deadline has passed, in the event of last-minute cancellations or other unexpected availability.

Note: There are currently no scholarships or student aid available for courses in Argenton Chateau.

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DRAWING PROGRAMS in PARIS are enrolled on two deadlines:

a priority deadline (5 months before the first day of class), and
a final deadline (if needed, 2 months before the first day of class).

Final applicants are enrolled at the full tuition price, after the student cancellation/refund deadline has passed, in the event of last-minute cancellation or other unexpected availability.

Note: There are currently no scholarships or student aid available for any Paris drawing programs.

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SPECIAL PROGRAMS are enrolled on two deadlines:

a priority deadline (4 to 6 months before the first day of class), and
a final deadline (if needed, 10 to 12 weeks before the first day of class).

In Argenton-Chateau, priority students are given first housing preference, in the order applications are received.

Final applicants are enrolled at the full tuition price, after the student cancellation/refund deadline has passed.

Note: There are no scholarships or student aid available for any Special Programs.