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

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Portrait Painting

Julia Clift
Saturday, November 1 and Saturday, November 8 (2-day workshop)
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$80 Members, $100 Non-Members

Using oil paint, students will complete a portrait in just two sessions. The first session will be devoted to underpainting using wipe-out methods. In the second session, students will apply finishing touches. Model fee included.

l_all_levels Click here for supply list.

Intro to Oil Painting

Frank DiPietro
Saturday, November 15
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
$60 Members, $80 Non-Members

This workshop will focus on concepts and techniques of painting with oils. Working from still life, students will learn how to mix colors and create volume by capturing light and color. Some supplies provided.

b_beginner e_some_experience

Watercolor Journaling

Rosemary Connelly
Saturday, November 15
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$70 Members, $90 Non-Members

Collect your thoughts and inspiration in a colorful artist’s journal. Students will learn basic drawing and watercolor techniques to observe and capture the world around them in this meditative and relaxing workshop.

l_all_levels Click here for supply list.

Portrait Painting

Julia Clift
Saturday, January 10 & Saturday, January 17 (2-day workshop)
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$80 Members, $100 Non-Members

Using oil paints, students will complete a portrait in just two sessions. The first session will be devoted to underpainting using wipe-out methods. In the second session, students will apply finishing touches. Model fee included. 

l_all_levels Click here for supply list.

Self Portraits for the New Year

Roe Murray
Saturday, January 24 (snow date: Saturday, January 31)
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$50 Members, $70 Non-Members

January is time for reflection and resolutions. Students will draw either a realistic self portrait or use objects and collage elements to represent themselves in this afternoon workshop.

l_all_levels Click here for supply list.

Wire Wrapped Heart Pendant

Kathryn Robbins
Saturday, February 7
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$55 Members, $75 Non-Members

Spend a relaxing afternoon using copper wire and beads to create a heart-shaped pendant, just in time to make an artsy gift for that special someone! Some supplies provided. 

l_all_levels Click here for supply list.

Watercolor Journaling

Rosemary Connelly
Saturday, March 14
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$70 Members, $90 Non-Members

Collect your thoughts and inspiration in a colorful artist’s journal. Students will learn new techniques to observe and capture the world around them in this meditative and relaxing workshop. Some drawing and watercolor experience required.

e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced Click here for supply list.

Fusing Sterling Silver

Caryn Hetherston
Saturday, March 21 & Sunday, March 22 (2-day workshop)
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$115 Members, $135 Non-Members

Transform your scrap silver into fabulous patterned sheets that can be used in future jewelry designs. Students will learn how to fuse sterling silver, with and without flux, and use the torch to fuse silver without oxidizing.

e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced Click here for supply list.