CourseHorse NYC: Classes to Take This Week

We’ve teamed up with CourseHorse to bring you a selection of NYC classes that will be of particular interest to you. Here’s what we recommend checking out in the next five days. As a special treat, DWL readers can get $5 off any class with the promo code: designworklife.


Here’s what’s happening this week:

Drawing and Painting Fundamentals Class

Tuesday, March 26th, 9:00AM–12:00PM / $35 (other dates available)
These classes are structured around drawing and painting exercises to strengthen fundamentals.
Sign up here.

Crafting Tablet Magazines

Tuesday, March 26th, 6:00PM–7:30PM / $30
This class will go through the history of tablet-based magazines, discuss who the major players are and explore the various options available to magazine publishers as they enter the tablet age.
Sign up here.

Crash Course: DSLR (3 hours)

Tuesday, March 26th, 6:30PM–9:30PM / $60 (other dates available)
This 3-hour workshop will focus entirely on getting acquainted with all your digital camera’s features and functions.
Sign up here.

Getting Started With WordPress

Thursday, March 26th, 8:00PM–9:30PM / $30
Create a professional-looking website in no time by learning all about the WordPress platform, from the basics to the most advanced features.
Sign up here.


Wednesday, March 27th,  6:30PM–9:30PM / $75 (other dates available)
Learn the ancient technique of block printing and go home with a whole new skill to continue exploring on your own! In this class we will learn how to carve and print by hand from rubber and linoleum blocks, following the traditional form of printmaking.
Sign up here.


Want to plan farther ahead? CourseHorse offers a ton of other NYC classes, both this week and down the road. The designprogrammingphotography and business classes may be of particular interest.


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

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