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Discover the secret of
realist art drawing techniques
on your own time.

Have you always wanted to draw like the Old Masters?
The Toronto Academy of Realist Art is
pleased to offer a new online instructional program on how to master realist drawing skills using the same step-by-step methods taught by the French academies of the 19th Century.


Learn for life

Your one-time registration will give you access to our online courses for life. No expiration date!

Access anytime, anywhere

You can take your course on any Internet connected device, including mobile.

Build the foundations for success

Mastering realist art drawing techniques builds a strong foundation for any artistic pursuits, regardless of the style or medium you choose.

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academic instruction from top experts

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    Fernando Freitas

    The Director and Senior Instructor at the Academy of Realist Art, Fernando Freitas has close to 20 years of teaching experience. He also conducts drawing and painting workshops throughout North Americ...