Adult Workshops & Classes (Ages 18-118)

“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.”
— ~Pablo Picasso
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painting basics

Oil, acrylic, watercolor

Fridays:  11:00 - 1:00 pm Drop ins welcome Call or email first

Painting is a skill that can be mastered by anyone. It is not dependent on talent. Any skill can be learned and practiced, and painting is no exception. The purpose of the painting  lessons featured on this site is to provide the learner knowledge, experiment with a range of painting medium and encourage practice. With the right knowledge, and ample practice, your painting skills will improve - no matter what your current skill level. 

$120 6 classes/$25 a class Please let us know you are coming at 401-524-6504 or email.    

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drawing basics

Mondays; 11am-1 pm Drop ins welcome Call or email first

Starting with the basics, you will get an in depth understanding of the fundamentals of drawing and finding your style. Good for beginners and returning artists who have been away from their practice.

We will cover:

  • Explore drawing medium - graphite, charcoal, colored pencil, eraser, paper, pen

  • Use the elements of value, contrast, texture, form, shape, pattern, space and color to create compositions in black & white & color

  • Look at the drawings that have stood the test of time

  • Learn 1, 2, and 3-point perspective and how to use it in building your compositions

  • Learn how to observe and draw from life

  • Drawing the human face and figures

  • The compositional sketching of still life and landscape

 $125 6 classes/$25 a class

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open studio

Wednesdays 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Call or email first

Use the studio for inspiration and/or to collaborate with other artists.  A model will be provided once we have 6 students interested. 

$10/hour  or  $20/hour w/instruction.

Please let us know you are coming at 401-524-6504 or email.