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Plein Air in Abstraction
This painting class meets outdoors to study nature with charcoal on paper. We will look at perspective, design, negative space and contour while enjoying the gardens. During the second half of class we will bring our observations to the canvas to create a colorful abstract landscape with acrylics.

Every Tuesday in April from 10-1pm at The Open Studio
$35/class or $125/month


Plein Air Painting



Organic Sculpture Classes in April

Make a Mobile with seed pods
This class will use seed pods from the Queen palm and bring them into a hanging balance that can decor your gardens and sway in the breeze. We will paint the pods and hang them Alexander Calder style exploring balancing techniques.
Bring your seed pods! All other materials included.

$45 Tuesday April 4th, 2-4:30pm


Organic Sculptures



Calder inspired mobile

Triptych garden sculpture $ 85.00 per section locally delivered and installed for an extra charge

Make a Garden Sculpture with seed pods

This class will make a standing garden sculpture using seed pods and bamboo poles to decor your garden. We will paint the pods and embed them in PVC piping. Please bring your pods and any old PVC piping you might have; I favor 2” – 3 “ width. Bring gloves and wear old clothing. This is hands-on using tools.
All other materials included. $45

Tuesday April 11th, 2-4:30pm at The Open Studio


Garden Sculpture




Abstract Painting for Beginners
continued and ongoing through April
every Thursday from 10-1pm at The Open Studio

This month: Exploring Montage and Collage
A collaboration of painting on arches or watercolor paper and canvas board creating contemporary designs and imagery. Please bring a canvas board and watercolor paper, scissors, a ruler and your paints.

$35/class or $125/month


Abstract Painting



'Cosmic Glide'; 18"x24"; acrylic painting / collage; $650.00