Adult Art Classes

Upcoming Workshops & Class Series

 Join us for adult art workshops which include guided, evening painting parties such as “Paint Your Pet,” resin pouring, pottery, macrame, mosaics, stained glass, candle making, and crafting. Or, sign up for our ongoing class series to dive deep into a fine art of your choice, whether painting, drawing, stained glass, or pottery

Check our schedule below to see what we’re offering now and our event catalog to inspire your next party.

Price Varies

Giftcards!

Give the gift of art this holiday with a giftcard to The Artist Outpost! Cover the cost of a workshop or get someone started on a series. Cards apply to both kid or adult classes.

FYI: The date assigned to the giftcard is a purchase-by date (December 22, noon, to get before Christmas) and not a class or use-by date.

$350 – 6 Class Series

$240 – 6 Open Studio Sessions

Pottery Class Series:
Hand Building and Wheel Work

In this 6 week series, we throw pottery on the wheel and hand build, with an elevated hand building project in our second-to-last-class, and  glaze pieces in our last class. Pieces will be ready for pick up, 4-5 weeks after your last class. All materials provided.

Select a series below to join us:

Pottery Class Series: Hand Building-Focus

This 6 week series focuses purely on hand building! We explore techniques to make functional dishware (cups, plates, bowls, trays, etc.) as well as possible votive lanterns, planter pots, and small sculptures. We fire your pieces in the kiln for pick up in 4-5 weeks after class ends. All materials provided.

Open Studio for Experienced Potters!

Six Sundays, January 8 to February 12, 3:00-5:00PM

Potters who want to work independently can sign up for 6 consecutive Sunday open studio hours. Potters must be experienced and be able to set up and clean up their stations. The open studio series follows our pottery series schedule to align with our kiln firing schedule. 8 wheel spots and 4 hand building spaces available! Registration includes your first 25lb bag of clay.

Email us about prequalifying to join us for the series or 1-day pop-ins!

$300 – 6 Class Series

Acrylic Painting Series

Join our instructor for 5 weeks of learning techniques and styles that make the works of artist like Van Gogh, Monet, and Rembrandt so famously well known. We will meet once a week to talk about what made their work so unique and special and then help you re-create stylistic pieces yourself. All materials are included.

Experienced artists can now take advantage of our open studio hours!

$300 – 6 Class Series

 Drawing 101

Learn the drawing techniques and methods of the masters. Our instructors will teach you the ability to recognize edges, to understand proportion, perspective, and shading. All materials provided. Select a series below to join us!

Experienced artists can now take advantage of our open studio hours!

$300 – 6 Class Series

 Drawing in Pastel

Learn basic drawing techniques in charcoal like layering and blending, then expand your mind and pallet with the vivid colors of pastel! You will work on a custom landscape while learning how color sculpts and creates depth, distance, light, and shadow. All materials provided.

Experienced artists can now take advantage of our open studio hours!

$605 – 6 Class Series

 Stained Glass for Beginners

Learn all about the tools and steps to create stained glass via the copper foil technique as you complete your own unique stained glass piece!  You will design, build, and assemble your colorful, luminous work. Come find out if this is your new creative passion! All materials are provided.

$300 – 6 Class Series

 Art of the Self Portrait

Learn how to draw and paint an engaging self portrait, a practice is as old as art itself! Self portraits clarify and deepen your creative vision and even your relationship with yourself. We will also have a lot of fun laughing about “warts and all.” You will learn techniques to draw your unique face before exploring mediums with a final project in acrylic. All materials are provided.

Experienced artists can now take advantage of our open studio hours!
wheel and hand ceramics

$65 – Workshop
$75 – Workshops in 2023

Pottery 1-Night Workshops

Our talented pottery teachers will walk you through basic and intermediary hand building and wheel techniques. At the end of class, you will choose a glaze color and we will later fire your pieces in our kiln (for pick up in about 3-4 weeks). Pottery class is guaranteed to be full of creativity, laughs and art! All materials provided.
Select a date below to join us!

$55 – Workshop
$65 – Workshops in 2023

Paint Your Pet Workshop

Learn basic painting techniques while you paint a portrait of your beloved fur baby or favorite animal. Email us a headshot photo of your critter 48 hours before class and we will sketch them on your canvas. One pet per canvas please. Can’t wait to help you paint your masterpiece!
Select a date below to join us.

$50 – Workshop

$65 – Workshop

$55 – Workshop

Paint & Pint: Van Gogh-Inspired

As the days shorten and nights lengthen, let’s remember Van Gogh’s words: “there is more color in the night than the day.”

In this workshop, let your brushstrokes flow while the instructor guides you to recreate an abstract or impressionist painting. You will learn to build up layers of shape and color into an engaging work. These workshops are especially fun and exploratory. All supplies provided.

Your ticket also includes a pint, served by Voltaire Beach House! 21+ Only. Pick a date and painting below to join us!

Brushes & Bubbles: Disco Ball

Welcome in a sparkling New Year with sparkling champagne while painting a sparking discoball! These workshops are especially fun and exploratory. All supplies provided.

Your ticket also includes some champagne or wine, served by Voltaire Beach House! 21+ Only.

Sunset Silhouette

Let your brushstrokes flow while the instructor guides you to recreate an abstract or impressionist painting. Learn to build up layers of shape and color into an engaging work. These workshops are especially fun and exploratory. All supplies provided.

Your ticket also includes some champagne or wine, served by Voltaire Beach House! 21+ Only.

$40 – Workshop

$55 – Workshop

Drink & Draw

Join us for a fun night of drawing a landscape in charcoal, guided by our teaching artist who will simplify the process so we can all make an intriguing work of art, no matter your level of experience. All supplies provided.

Your ticket also includes a pint, served by our neighbor and muse, Voltaire Beach House! 21+ Only.

Pastel & Pint

Join us for a fun night of drawing succulents on black canvas, in vivid pastels, guided by our teaching artist who will simplify the process so we can all make an intriguing work of art, no matter your level of experience. All supplies provided.

Your ticket also includes a pint, served by our neighbor and muse, Voltaire Beach House! 21+ Only.

$95 – Workshop

Holiday Wreath Making

Sunday, December 4, 9AM-12PM

Get crafty and festive at this fun-filled wreath making workshop! Together, we will build a one of a kind holiday wreath! All materials provided.

$95 – Workshop

Chunky Blanket Workshop

Hand-knit a soft and cozy chunky blanket to keep for yourself or give away as a luxurious present! Choose your blanket color and learn the art of hand knitting that can be done within a short workshop. Blanket will be approximately 3′.5″ x 4′.5″. All materials provided. Pick a date to join us!

$65 – Workshop

Woven Wall Art

Sunday, December 11, 9am-12pm

In this workshop, you will learn how to make a spectacular wall hanging. All supplies will be provided.  Can’t wait to create something great together!

$65 – Workshop

Macrame Planter & Pottery Workshop

Friday, December 16, 7:00-9:30pm

Double down on your creativity during this exciting art event! We will learn the art of knot tying by creating our own macrame plant holders.  After you learn to make your planter, you will have a chance to go on the pottery wheel to create your own homemade planter!  You will choose a glaze color and we will fire and glaze your pottery for you. Please be advised, pottery will be available for pick up approximately 3-4 weeks after date event. .

$75 – Workshop

Custom Linocut Printing

Saturday, January 7, 6:00-8:30pm

In this workshop, learn the art of lino printing, cutting or gouging out a mirror image on linoleum. Each student will work their own, personal image so we all create something special to us. Bring an idea, drawing, or photograph to work from that has interesting lines to work (and play) from. We can’t wait to help you explore this interesting medium! All materials provided.

$75 – Workshop

Candle Making

Sunday, January 8, 9:00am-12:00pm

In this workshop, make 3 beautiful candles with your own signature scent and style. Add color and something special to the wax, from flowers to seashells. Let’s welcome the new year with whatever you want to imbue your candles with: joy, love, peace… All materials provided.

$75 – Workshop

Acrylic Pour Triptych

Saturday, January 28, 6:00-8:00pm

In this workshop, enjoy the process of paint pouring to build three abstract paintings while guided by your instructor. These workshops are especially fun and exploratory. All supplies provided.

$150 – Workshop

Stained Glass

Sunday, January 29, 9:00am-12:30pm

In this 3.5 hour workshop, get an introduction to stained glass while building your own luminous work of art! All supplies provided.

$150 – 6 Open Studio Sessions
$35 – Single Open Studio Session

Open Studio for Experienced Artists!

Six Sundays, January 8 to February 12, 3:00-5:00PM

Artists who enjoy working independently can sign up for open studio hours on 6 consecutive Sunday afternoons. Many, but not all drawing and painting supplies are included.

Hungry for even more classes??
Visit our event catalog to browse a near-complete list of workshops, private events, and parties