Classes in the Art of Acrylic Painting in San Diego

Acrylic paint is known for being a beginner-friendly medium to learn all there is to know about painting. Try it out with a Paint and Sip workshop and, if you love it, join us for a 6 class series!

PAINT AND SIP NIGHT

$35 or $60 for 2*

Our monthly Paint and Sip Night is a great time to unwind and learn a little something about painting. Stop by Voltaire Beach House on the way in or we can ask a server to join us.

In July, we’re painting Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night!

*Use code paintpair for $10 off two tickets.

Learn to paint with the palette knife instead of the brush! This is a famed way to abstract your composition and work with large blocks of color. With Valerie. All materials provided. Beginners welcome.

We theme our series for students to explore different techniques and elements of design. Here are a few favorites, some of which repeat. Let us know if you have a favorite! Hint: They’re all great and teach something different.

Van Gogh

Learn the impressionist techniques of Vincent Van Gogh. We use medium to thicken brushstrokes, overlap them in bright colors and more.

Pop Art

This theme explore bright colors to elevate familiar objects, strong lines, and design elements.

Palette Knife

Paint with the palette knife instead of the brush! This is a famed way to abstract your composition and work with large blocks of color.

Abstract

Learn tips and tricks of composition and abstract representation to build engaging works.

Portrait

End the series with a portrait of a famous face in impressionist color and texture.

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