Bees, butterflies, bats, or hummingbirds. Pick a pollinator and create a unique painting using fine line markers and watercolor. Work from grey tones to full color!

Delicious Desserts!

Join in as we take a look at the food art of oil painter Wayne Thiebaud and render a sweet treat in oil pastels!


Winter White Landscape

Attendees will draw a solitary cottage snowscape in white pencil on black paper.  Fill it with fanciful trees and add a wintery sentiment in type. Mounted on white cardstock with attached stand, it will be a perfect seasonal display for home decorating!

Wildflower Garden

Whatever the weather, blooms are bursting in our wildflower garden. Learn how to paint wet-in-wet with watercolors and use one-stroke brushwork for petals, leaves and grasses in acrylics.  It's wild!

Ink & Watercolor Pollinators

Painted Acrylic Birds

Join in the joy as we paint our fine feathered friends in acrylics! In this workshop each participant will choose just a handful of colors to paint the bird of their choice as we concentrate on design and value.  

 25 person limit, 1.5 hours, all materials provided.  
For teens, adults or family groups. 
Most workshops $300 unless otherwise stated. 


Scratchboard Animals

Etch a beautiful high-contrast animal on an inked surface and see hot to render realistic fur, eyes, highlights and


Oil Pastel Portraits

Using the sophisticated, elongated style of artist Modigliani, attendees will learn techniques of employing pleasing textures and colorful shading in oil pastels.

The Beauty of Moths

Using gold and silver gel pens on black paper, we will create a

beautiful two-toned drawing of a series of moths, both realistic and

fanciful in design.

​Perfect for iREAD theme: Read, Renew, Repeat

Tiny Watercolor Birds

Attendees are invited to paint up to three birds on notecard-sized paper in watercolors.  Step-by-step instructions will show how to proceed from light to dark in color, and add details to finish off the painting.  Relaxing and fun!

Perfect for iREAD theme: Read, Renew, Repeat

Holiday Cards Print Shop

Gain an understanding of block printing by using various tools and techniques to carve an image onto a styrofoam printing plate. Ink it, press onto paper, and pull a monoprint to be used in crafting a holiday card of your own. Bonus: take home your printing plate to reproduce on more cards!

*Also great for family workshops! 

Contemporary Inuit Art

Following the style of Inuit artist Kenojuak Ashevak, attendees will transform Alaskan animals into fancifully designed creatures using repetitive elements and a limited color palette. 

Embossed Aluminum Design

Artists will emboss designs on aluminum sheet and give it an antique finish.  Then, extend the pattern to the border with colored pencils.

Adult & Teen Art Workshops