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. LocalArtists@destination-art.net

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Paint-Ins

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.


Mixed Media Series - Class 3: Texture
Lynn Mikami   |   Mixed - see Materials list
Workshop   |   Sat, February 18, 2023   |   $50.00
Destination: Art Gallery, Artist, Lynn Mikami, is presenting an ongoing series of Mini-Mixed Media Classes. In a spirit of exploration, growth and nurturing individual creativity, each class will emphasize a different ...

Atmospheric Landscapes and Seascapes
Debbie Abshear   |   Mixed Media
Workshop   |   February 23–24, 2023   |   $250.00
Have you ever wondered how to loosen up your watercolor paintings? In this class you will
learn to paint expressive, atmospheric watercolors that capture the feeling and mood of
landscapes and seascapes.

We will ...


Workshop on Creativity: "The Artist's Way"
Judith (Jude) Lyons   |   Art, Writing, Theater, Music, Garden, Food
Class   |   Mar 1–May 17, 2023   |   $120.00
Calling all artists of every kind, at every level – writers, painters, actors, poets, sculptors, musicians, gardeners, cooks, craftspeople, or other --to join Jude in a weekly class to unlock and deepen our creativity, ...

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
Margaret Lindsey   |   Graphite - see materials list
Class   |   Mar 1–Apr 19, 2023   |   $90.00
Whether you think you cannot learn to draw, or you are an experienced painter that needs a refresher on the basics of drawing, this class will give you the five basic skills of drawing that form the basis of drawing ...

Travel Sketch
Mike Ishikawa   |   Pen - See Materials List
Workshop   |   Sat, March 04, 2023   |   $100.00
This workshop will get you started sketching what you see, during your own travels, either sketching on location, or from your own photos that you take each day. Unlike my previous workshops, this workshop will ...

Atmospheric Landscapes and Seascapes - REPEAT
Debbie Abshear   |   Mixed Media
Workshop   |   March 9–10, 2023   |   $250.00
Have you ever wondered how to loosen up your watercolor paintings? In this class you will
learn to paint expressive, atmospheric watercolors that capture the feeling and mood of
landscapes and seascapes.

We will ...


Mixed Media Series - Class 3: Texture - REPEAT
Lynn Mikami   |   Mixed - see Materials list
Workshop   |   Sat, March 18, 2023   |   $50.00
Destination: Art Gallery, Artist, Lynn Mikami, is presenting an ongoing series of Mini-Mixed Media Classes. In a spirit of exploration, growth and nurturing individual creativity, each class will emphasize a different ...

Capturing Light
Alain Picard   |   Soft Pastel
Workshop   |   May 4–6, 2023   |   $425.00
The true subject of this three-day workshop is light. We’ll study the way light reveals form, color, and emotion by focusing each day on a unique subject.

We begin day one by studying the effect of dramatic light ...


The Painterly Landscape
Alain Picard   |   Soft Pastel
Workshop   |   May 7–8, 2023   |   $295.00
Loosen up your landscapes using the painterly approach! This workshop will empower you with successful strategies for loosening up your work with bold marks and fresh color. Learn to simplify complex scenes into clear ...

Creating Mood & Atmosphere in a Foggy Scene
Joe Mancuso   |   Soft Pastel
Workshop   |   February 2–3, 2023   |   $150.00
This workshop will be focusing on the strengths inherent to pastel painting when creating the foggy scene. We will be discussing composition, value and edges as well as atmospheric perspective to achieve the best ...