Maggie Cao

Maggie Cao has exhibited nationally with Oil Painters of America and American Impressionists Society, and won awards at regional plein air painting events.  She was born in China and showed a love of drawing at a young age.  She came to the U.S. at 1998 and earned a Master’s degree in Mass Communications from the University of South Carolina.  Her art education started with drawing classes in China, and continued with oil painting classes at the Art Center of Johns Hopkins University, MICA, and multiple workshops with nationally known artists.  She currently shows her paintings at McBride Gallery in Annapolis, MD.

Class Description:

Drawing is the fundamental skill for all art forms.  In this class, we’ll learn how to draw and improve drawing skills.  We’ll discuss different drawing techniques and explore drawing in different subjects such as still life, portrait, figure and landscape.  Students can experiment with a variety of media including pencil, charcoal, pastel, monochromatic watercolor or oil, etc.  Multiple media and different subjects makes drawing more fun.



4 weeks $160

 6 weeks $195  
   Drop in $50