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Destination: Art Classes & Workshops

Destination: Art offers a variety of art classes and workshops to provide our community with quality instruction, a comfortable environment and support to improve their technique and knowledge. Destination: Art continues to hold classes in pastel, oil painting, watercolor, mixed media, and drawing. Our instructors are award winning artists, and our classes are kept small, granting students the best learning opportunity. Please revisit this page each month to see what classes and workshops are scheduled. If there is an art skill you wish to learn and you don't see it here, please email us to let us know.

Please be aware of the Destination: Art Program Registration and Cancellation Policies


Come join us for a day of uninstructed painting. Everyone works on their own projects with their own supplies. A great time of mutual encouragement and camaraderie.
Tuesdays, 10 AM – 3PM. Drop in, no registration, $15 each or $10 for Associate artists. See below for discounted quarterly registration.

Frank Minuto Special Holiday Class
Frank Minuto   |   Acrylic, Oil, Watercolor
Workshop   |   Nov 14–Dec 12, 2019   |   $140.00
Frank is offering classes to learn painting within three specific early 20th century techniques and styles: Fauvism, Expressionism and abstract. Working in watercolor, acrylic and oils with odorless turpentine to reach ...

Paint-In with Fran Nichols
Fran Nichols   |   All
Workshop   |   Tue, December 17, 2019   |   $15.00
Come join us for another informative paint-in with Fran critique - watch your painting skills improve with her suggestions. Bring a lunch or order out! Pay in the class - not on line. Let us know if you have to cancel ...

Silverpoint With Olga Ryabtsova
Olga Ryabtsova   |   Silverpoint
Workshop   |   Sat, January 18, 2020   |   $85.00
Silverpoint is a metal media that can leave a mark on the prepared abrasive surface and known for its fine, delicate strokes as well as high archival qualities. Many silverpoint drawings of Old Masters can be seen in ...

Beginner Pastel with Richard McKinley
Richard McKinley   |   Pastel
Workshop   |   March 20–21, 2020   |   $280.00
Learn the Basics of Pastel Painting from a master artist/teacher. This is a two-day Studio Pastel Workshop focused on Fundamental Landscape Techniques for the beginner. ...

Oil Painting with Richard McKinley
Richard McKinley   |   Oil
Workshop   |   March 22–23, 2020   |   $280.00
Enhance your oil painting skills in this exciting class with Richard McKinley. Let Richard help you reach a new level in your painting exploration in this two-day Studio Oil Painting workshop focused on Landscape ...

Mentoring with Richard McKinley
Richard McKinley   |   Patel or Oil
Workshop   |   March 24–25, 2020   |   $280.00
For those who have already taken one or more classes with Richard. This class will allow Richard to assess your skills and help you advance to a higher level of art practice. ...

Tony Allain - Chasing the Light in Pastel
Tony Allain   |   Pastel
Workshop   |   May 21–23, 2020   |   $390.00
Tony will share some of his working methods in this workshop, concentrating on painting land & seascapes that are filled with colour and light. We will explore the use of direct strokes on a textured surface to ...