Adult Workshops

Early registration discount does not apply to workshops.

Course Skill Level Key:  See the symbol(s) at the end of each course description to determine the recommended skill level for students. Most classes are open to artists of all skill levels. Teenagers age 15 and up are eligible to register for adult classes.

b_beginner = Beginner
e_some_experience = Some Experience
i_intermediate = Intermediate
a_advanced = Advanced
l_all_levels = All Levels

Swivel Lockets

Andrea Zatarain
Saturday, January 21 & Sunday, January 22 (2-day workshop)
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$185 Members, $205 Non Members


Students will learn techniques for creating a swivel hinge style locket that holds a photograph in this two-day workshop. Starting with a basic design template, students are able to experiment with surface finishing techniques to make this unique piece of jewelry.

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Mastering Color

Eo Omwake
Saturday, January 28 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
$45 Members, $65 Non-Members


Personal expression through the use of color is the goal of this workshop. Participants will learn how artists have used color throughout art history and will be encouraged to creatively apply those ideas to their own work with paint, colored pencil, or pastels.

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Painting Flowers in Watercolor

Cynthia Swanson
Saturday, February 4 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$45 Members, $65 Non-Members


Painting flowers in the winter helps to chase away the winter blues! Students will create watercolor paintings from observation of a fresh flower arrangement. Instruction will include compositional techniques for drawing the flowers, transparent color mixing, and green color mixing.

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Painting the Seasons in Watercolor

Cynthia Swanson
Saturday, February 25 and March 4 (2-day workshop)
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$95 Members, $120 Non-Members


The four seasons will be explored through different still lifes representing each time of year. Participants will learn about background techniques, composition, and color mixing to successfully portray each season.

e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced Click here for supply list.