Mondays, September 9 to November 25, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Beginners Figure Drawing And Painting, West Hartford Art League, Upper Schoolhouse building. $240 non-members; $220 members. Focusing on the human figure, students sharpen their observational skills working directly from a live model. In class, we explore and develop technical skills through principle of art such as composition, color, line, and form. This class is directed towards giving a structured approach to painting and drawing that is modeled after the 19th century French academic style of work. There is no class on September 30 and October 14. Visit www.westhartfordart.org to register and for a list of required supplies. Instructor is Tiago Finato.