Show the world what you can do with a blank canvas and register for a Columbia Association (CA) art class. Offered throughout the year and held at Columbia Art Center, there are classes for artists of all ages, including children, teens and adults. Choose from pen and ink, watercolor, pastels, acrylics, and even colored pencils. Just bring your creative energy and remember — even Michelangelo had to start somewhere!

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Acrylic Painting Workshop

Designed for intermediate acrylic painters! In this three week workshop, explore design techniques to develop painting compositions using acrylics. Examine the step-by-step process of learning how to think and see like a painter. A brief review of subject, drawing, value, lighting, and color will be discussed. You will gain new confidence about arranging and composing your own still lifes, as well as identifying ways to develop your own painting style
Program Date
Acrylic Painting Workshop - Winter/Spring 2022 1/21/2022 - 2/4/2022 View Classes | Register Now

Dabble in Watercolor

Try your hand at watercolor painting in a comfortable learning atmosphere. You will be instructed in fun hands-on exercises, as well as have the opportunity to watch instructor demonstrations. Bring a friend for a fun and creative evening. All supplies included.
Program Date
Dabble in Watercolor - Winter/Spring 2022 2/21/2022 View Classes | Register Now
Dabble in Watercolor - Winter/Spring 2022 3/14/2022 View Classes | Register Now

Intermediate Oil Painting

Designed for intermediate oil painters! In this three week workshop, explore design techniques to develop painting compositions using oils. Examine the step-by-step process of learning how to think and see like a painter. A brief review of subject, drawing, value, lighting, and color will be discussed. You will gain new confidence about arranging and composing your own still lifes, as well as identifying ways to develop your own painting style.
Program Date
Intermediate Oil Painting - Winter/Spring 2022 2/11/2022 - 2/25/2022 View Classes | Register Now

Watercolor

Back by popular demand, this mini class is designed for continuing watercolor students. Refresh your skills and learn new techniques with a variety of painting projects. Joyce will demonstrate techniques at each class. Supply list will be provided at the time of registration.
Program Date
Watercolor - Fall 2021 11/10/2021 - 12/15/2021 View Classes | Register Now