The San Francisco Studio School is dedicated to the study and practice of the visual studio arts. It offers courses, workshops, seminars, as well as an online program in drawing, painting, photography and mixed media. Both art students and emerging artists are supported.  2015 winter-semester offerings are being held at Fort Mason Center.

SF Studio School Classes


“From Drawing to Painting” Onsite Critique/Online Seminar 10-weeks, Tuesdays, 11AM to 3:30PM February 3rd to April 7th, 2015 Tuition: $1350 Location: Fort Mason Center, Building C, Room 205 Deposit (non-refundable): $350 due January 27th Remaining tuition due in either 1Read more

Online Study

Online Study

Online Study has been an integral aspect of the SFSS curriculum since 2011.  It offers students freedom of location and schedule flexibility while benefiting from in-depth content.  Individual study in painting, photography and mixed media is available in an onlineRead more

SF Studio School Workshops


SFSS workshops are held throughout the year to offer artists and students concentrated study of specific subjects related to the visual arts. Highly thought of, the workshops provide greater access to the school’s programs and philosophy.  Topics range in subjectRead more