The Arts Center offers a variety of painting classes in oil, watercolor, and mixed media for painters of all levels.

Beginner

  • Dabbling with Watercolors – LIMITED SPACE – PLEASE CALL 518.273.0552 TO REGISTER

    Come experiment and learn about the fluid and beautiful medium of watercolors and its many applications and techniques in this three week class in color! Students will use a playful approach and explore u...

    March 6, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

    Instructor: Monica Bill Hughes

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  • Beginning Oil Painting

    Never painted in oils before? This painting class is for the basic beginner or those who desire a refresher course after a long break from painting. You will learn to see well, simplify the visual world i...

    March 9, 2017 — 06:15 PM to 09:15 PM

    Instructor: Deborah M. Bayly

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  • Botanical Painting

    In this painting class, you will push your exploration of plants to the next level! We will express the complexity of plants, flowers and more by painting their vivid colors and structures in detail. Lear...

    April 3, 2017 — 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

    Instructor: Monica Bill Hughes

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  • Intuitive Painting

    Painting intuitively connects us to our source of creativity, often bringing about transformative changes. Come have fun with brushes of flowing tempera color on large sheets of white paper, discovering y...

    April 22, 2017 — 10:30 AM to 03:30 PM

    Instructor: Carol Bollinger Green

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  • Introduction to Watercolors

    In this beginner level class, you are invited to learn the basic skills of watercolor painting, from free experimentation to a more controlled approach, using transparent watercolors. learn about the mater...

    April 28, 2017 — 10:30 AM to 01:30 AM

    Instructor: Carol Bollinger Green

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Intermediate

  • Painting Pathways:Oil & Acrylic

    Study a variety of approaches to painting while strengthening basic skills. We’ll explore the difference between painting from direct observation and indirect sources such as photographs and imagination....

    February 28, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Marion Reynolds

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  • Painting Voice:Oil & Acrylic

    This class explores why we paint, how to choose subject matter and source materials, and how to work toward your own personal style as an artist. Quick and fun exercises will explore expressive possibiliti...

    March 23, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Marion Reynolds

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  • Landscape Painting in Oils

    Paint with expression the landscapes you love - in oils! This class will explore the popular, inspiring genre of landscape, and will enable the painting student to develop an attitude or “landscape sense...

    April 5, 2017 — 06:15 PM to 09:15 PM

    Instructor: Deborah M. Bayly

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