Art Lessons

Art Lessons in Penfield, NY

Local Artists Teaching Children, Teens & Adults

The Art Stop LLC is a fine art supply store with a custom frame shop, art gallery, and a studio for art lessons for adults and children. We are proud to be a locally owned, small business in Penfield, NY. Fully employed by artists, we offer art lessons and classes for a variety of different interests. We also have Stop, Paint & Sip workshops where we provide the wine, food, and art supplies and all you have to bring is yourself! Art camp, private events, and birthday parties are also conducted in our studio.

 


 

10% Discount for Seniors (65 or older), Multiple Family Member & Consecutive Class Sign-ups, just ask!

None of our classes come with a registration fee. For more information about a particular art lesson or to learn more about our artists, call (585) 872-5710 or visit us today! We are happy to answer any questions you may have.

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  • Teen to Adult Acrylic Painting Class
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    11/01/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    7:00-9:00 6 weeks 10/18/17-11/29/17 skip 11/22 Teen-Adult $145

    Join Artist and owner of The Art Stop, Cindy Corrigan, to explore the many possibilities at your fingertips when you paint with acrylics. Learn about the many different mediums and what they can do for you to enhance your paintings. Learn about working with color, contrast, composition and negative space, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Beginner to Intermediate. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal study (if you want to transfer your sketch onto your canvas, make your paper the same size as the canvas you wish to paint) Reference material is optional, we have many photo reference as well as still life material. Bring the acrylic supplies you have and Cindy will go through your supplies with you to see if you need anything additional after she sees your subject matter. No Liquitex Basics or paints from a Batat set.

2
  • Life Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/02/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

    Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

    • Materials List:
    • Conte Crayon OR
    • Charcoal
    • Large Newsprint Pad
    • and/or drawing pad
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
  • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm
    11/02/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

3
4
  • Fun With Art (Saturdays)
    11:00 am-11:45 am
    11/04/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturdays: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25 11:00-11:45

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop
  • Creative Art Class
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/04/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Next Session: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

5
6
  • Oil Painting ~
    8:30 am-10:30 am
    11/06/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Instructor Rosa Montante 6 week Class $169 10/2-11/6

    Course Description: Based on individual interests, students can explore modern direct painting techniques and/or the old master techniques with modern oil painting materials. This class will develop or enhance your artistry and give you the necessary skills to successfully finish a panting within the scheduled sessions. Together we will complete a value study under-painting, direct painting and glazing. These techniques will be applied using your own photos as reference. Students will need to bring at least 6 of their own phtographs 4″ x 3″ or larger to use as reference for their original art work. iPads work great to take photographs and use as your reference.

    Course Design (breakdown of class time):

    Class 1- Composition, Color harmony value drawing, materials
    Class 2- Value Study
    Class 3- Under painting
    Class 4- Direct Painting
    Class 5- Glazing
    Class 6-“Chiaro Scuro” (light dark), “sfumato” (gradation of tone), lost edges…, and varnishing

    • Supply List
    • Drawing pad and pencil
    • Canvas 8 x 10 preferred, no larger than 16 x 20
    • If you have oil paints, bring in what you have and the instructor will go thru them with you and let you know what you need. If you do not have any paints wait until after the 1st class and Rosa will help you select the colors you need according to your still life.
    • Thinner and medium: Either Gamsol and Galkyd (preferred) or Walnut oil
    • Walnut oil medium
    • Palette knife
    • Palette (flat, can be disposable, gray matters)
    • Rags, paper towels
    • Retouch varnish (I use the spray)
    • Soft Brushes (synthetic preferred)
    • My preferred brands – Royale SableTek by Langnickel or Eclipse Winsor Newton
    • Filbert #14, 7, 5, 2
    • Hog Bristle Brushes
7
  • Fun With Art (Tuesdays)
    3:00 pm-3:45 pm
    11/07/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday: 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm – Next Session: Oct. 3 – Nov. 28  Skip 10/31

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

     

  • Creative Art Class (Tuesdays)
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    11/07/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday’s: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Next Session: 10/03-11/28 SKIP 10/31

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

     

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

  • Explore the Medias
    7:15 pm-9:15 pm
    11/07/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    10/17/17-11/21/17  7:15-9:15

    $150 6 wks INCLUDES ALL SUPPLIES! Or $25 for one unit

     

    Not sure what media will become your favorite? This class is a great way to explore 6 different mediums, a different medium each week. Find out which medium is right for you without making the investment into supplies you may never use again. This class will explore graphite pencil, watercolor, colored pencil, acrylics, oils and pastels. If you would like to try out just one of the mediums, you can do that too, for $25 you can take just one 2 hour class with supplies included. Call to find out which week the medium you want to try out is being featured. CALL FOR DATES OF SPECIFIC MEDIA SEGMENTS.

    Typically:

    Week 1: Graphite, including graphite powder, water soluble graphite, putty, tin, stick, pencil and water soluble carbon disks.

    Week 2: Colored Pencil

    Week 3: Watercolor

    Week 4: Pastel

    Week 5: Acrylic

    Week 6: Oil

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  • Daytime Watercolor
    1:30 pm-3:30 pm
    11/08/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Wednesdays: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Teen To Adult
    Cost: $129 for 5 weeks
    Next Session: Nov 8th -Dec  13th skip 11/22

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Paul Martin to learn the joys of watercolor. Paul will demo his wet on wet technique, work with the class as a whole and then come around and work one on one with all his students. Beginner to intermediate level. You can view his work on our website or in our fine art gallery.

    Materials List

    • 1 full sheet of Arches 300lb paper, quartered (this will last all 4 weeks)
    • Transparent watercolors
    • Various watercolor brushes (value pack acceptable)
    • A sketch pad and pencils for sketching out your subject matter
    • A palette with wells
    • Paper towels

    If you do not have any paints or brushes, you can wait until the 1st class to see what colors you will need, defendant on your subject matter and you can purchase from open stock the colors you need

  • Teen to Adult Acrylic Painting Class
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    11/08/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    7:00-9:00 6 weeks 10/18/17-11/29/17 skip 11/22 Teen-Adult $145

    Join Artist and owner of The Art Stop, Cindy Corrigan, to explore the many possibilities at your fingertips when you paint with acrylics. Learn about the many different mediums and what they can do for you to enhance your paintings. Learn about working with color, contrast, composition and negative space, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Beginner to Intermediate. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal study (if you want to transfer your sketch onto your canvas, make your paper the same size as the canvas you wish to paint) Reference material is optional, we have many photo reference as well as still life material. Bring the acrylic supplies you have and Cindy will go through your supplies with you to see if you need anything additional after she sees your subject matter. No Liquitex Basics or paints from a Batat set.

9
  • Life Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/09/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

    Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

    • Materials List:
    • Conte Crayon OR
    • Charcoal
    • Large Newsprint Pad
    • and/or drawing pad
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
  • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm
    11/09/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

10
  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/10/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/10/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
11
  • Fun With Art (Saturdays)
    11:00 am-11:45 am
    11/11/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturdays: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25 11:00-11:45

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop
  • Creative Art Class
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/11/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Next Session: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

12
  • Chinese Lingnon School Watercolor Workshop With Jane Grace Taylor
    2:00 pm-5:00 pm
    11/12/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    2:00-5:00

    Ages Teen to Adult

    Cost: $30 without supplies & $40 with supplies

    Date: November 12th
    Subject: Rocks & Water

    Are you painting only what you see- or what you feel?

    Awaken your inner eye with rocks and water workshop

    In watercolor , ling non style

    Watercolors

    Old Towel

    Chinese brushes

    ink

     

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

     Chinese “Lingnon” school watercolors
    This style encourages the student to paint freely and expressively.

     The class is designed to help you work more spontaneously.

     The “rice”or cotton paper used in the class is made to be brushed quickly.

     You will learn techniques meant to make the maximum statement, with a minimum of brush strokes.

    Use colors /paper you have, or check materials list below:
    Chinese chip colors are available through oriental art supply, Holbein are the closest in tube colors.
    -A felt blanket , old linen tablecloth or towel  

    -Two water buckets
    -A palette for mixing colors
    -Small spray bottles for water and paint
    -I use sable brushes- small 6
    medium 10-and large. Kosinski sable are best
    for western watercolor paper.
    -Water buckets -2
    -Paper towels
    -I use Gemini, Fabriano or Waterford paper ,cold press 140  or 200 lb

    -Sumi e rice paper or double shuen (xuan) (oriental art supply OAS.com)

    Holbein colors work best:suggested colors
    Chinese White
    Chinese ink
    imidazolone lemon yellow
    Royal Blue
    quinocridone Red
    yellow ochre
    Burnt Sienna
    Vermillion
    viridian

     Other Options

    Opera
    peacock blue
    compose green No.1
    sap green
    mineral violet
    cobalt violet light
    raw sienna
    peach black

    Materials List:

    • Sumi e rice paper or double shuen (oriental art supply) (The Art Stop) has a few rolls of sugi gama
    • -Water soluble Chinese ink (“The Art Stop” sells this in a bottle
    • -Bamboo brushes ,small medium and large  –
    • newsprint-Any watercolors (EXCEPT Cotman -this paint often has weak pigment )
    • Any watercolors (EXCEPT Cotman – This is student-grade paint and you need artist grade). Chinese chip colors are available through Oriental Art Supply.
    • Meanwhile, Holbein are the closest in tube colors.
    • A felt blanket, an old linen tablecloth, or a white towel.
    • A palette for mixing colors
    • Two water buckets one for clean one for dirty water
    • Small spray bottle for water, one for paint
13
  • Oil Painting ~
    8:30 am-10:30 am
    11/13/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Instructor Rosa Montante 6 week Class $169 11/13-12/18

    Course Description: Based on individual interests, students can explore modern direct painting techniques and/or the old master techniques with modern oil painting materials. This class will develop or enhance your artistry and give you the necessary skills to successfully finish a panting within the scheduled sessions. Together we will complete a value study under-painting, direct painting and glazing. These techniques will be applied using your own photos as reference. Students will need to bring at least 6 of their own phtographs 4″ x 3″ or larger to use as reference for their original art work. iPads work great to take photographs and use as your reference.

    Course Design (breakdown of class time):

    Class 1- Composition, Color harmony value drawing, materials
    Class 2- Value Study
    Class 3- Under painting
    Class 4- Direct Painting
    Class 5- Glazing
    Class 6-“Chiaro Scuro” (light dark), “sfumato” (gradation of tone), lost edges…, and varnishing

    • Supply List
    • Drawing pad and pencil
    • Canvas 8 x 10 preferred, no larger than 16 x 20
    • If you have oil paints, bring in what you have and the instructor will go thru them with you and let you know what you need. If you do not have any paints wait until after the 1st class and Rosa will help you select the colors you need according to your still life.
    • Thinner and medium: Either Gamsol and Galkyd (preferred) or Walnut oil
    • Walnut oil medium
    • Palette knife
    • Palette (flat, can be disposable, gray matters)
    • Rags, paper towels
    • Retouch varnish (I use the spray)
    • Soft Brushes (synthetic preferred)
    • My preferred brands – Royale SableTek by Langnickel or Eclipse Winsor Newton
    • Filbert #14, 7, 5, 2
    • Hog Bristle Brushes
14
  • Fun With Art (Tuesdays)
    3:00 pm-3:45 pm
    11/14/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday: 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm – Next Session: Oct. 3 – Nov. 28  Skip 10/31

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

     

  • Creative Art Class (Tuesdays)
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    11/14/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday’s: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Next Session: 10/03-11/28 SKIP 10/31

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

     

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

  • Explore the Medias
    7:15 pm-9:15 pm
    11/14/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    10/17/17-11/21/17  7:15-9:15

    $150 6 wks INCLUDES ALL SUPPLIES! Or $25 for one unit

     

    Not sure what media will become your favorite? This class is a great way to explore 6 different mediums, a different medium each week. Find out which medium is right for you without making the investment into supplies you may never use again. This class will explore graphite pencil, watercolor, colored pencil, acrylics, oils and pastels. If you would like to try out just one of the mediums, you can do that too, for $25 you can take just one 2 hour class with supplies included. Call to find out which week the medium you want to try out is being featured. CALL FOR DATES OF SPECIFIC MEDIA SEGMENTS.

    Typically:

    Week 1: Graphite, including graphite powder, water soluble graphite, putty, tin, stick, pencil and water soluble carbon disks.

    Week 2: Colored Pencil

    Week 3: Watercolor

    Week 4: Pastel

    Week 5: Acrylic

    Week 6: Oil

15
  • Daytime Watercolor
    1:30 pm-3:30 pm
    11/15/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Wednesdays: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Teen To Adult
    Cost: $129 for 5 weeks
    Next Session: Nov 8th -Dec  13th skip 11/22

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Paul Martin to learn the joys of watercolor. Paul will demo his wet on wet technique, work with the class as a whole and then come around and work one on one with all his students. Beginner to intermediate level. You can view his work on our website or in our fine art gallery.

    Materials List

    • 1 full sheet of Arches 300lb paper, quartered (this will last all 4 weeks)
    • Transparent watercolors
    • Various watercolor brushes (value pack acceptable)
    • A sketch pad and pencils for sketching out your subject matter
    • A palette with wells
    • Paper towels

    If you do not have any paints or brushes, you can wait until the 1st class to see what colors you will need, defendant on your subject matter and you can purchase from open stock the colors you need

  • Teen to Adult Acrylic Painting Class
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    11/15/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    7:00-9:00 6 weeks 10/18/17-11/29/17 skip 11/22 Teen-Adult $145

    Join Artist and owner of The Art Stop, Cindy Corrigan, to explore the many possibilities at your fingertips when you paint with acrylics. Learn about the many different mediums and what they can do for you to enhance your paintings. Learn about working with color, contrast, composition and negative space, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Beginner to Intermediate. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal study (if you want to transfer your sketch onto your canvas, make your paper the same size as the canvas you wish to paint) Reference material is optional, we have many photo reference as well as still life material. Bring the acrylic supplies you have and Cindy will go through your supplies with you to see if you need anything additional after she sees your subject matter. No Liquitex Basics or paints from a Batat set.

16
  • Life Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/16/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

    Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

    • Materials List:
    • Conte Crayon OR
    • Charcoal
    • Large Newsprint Pad
    • and/or drawing pad
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
  • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm
    11/16/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

  • Open Figure Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/16/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Open Figure Drawing 7:30-9:30 $10 -Unclothed Model, come and join other artists and keep your skills honed in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. You work in whatever media you like. No instruction is included in the open draw price, if you want instruction you can take the Life Drawing class that runs on Thursdays as well.

  • Open Figure Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/16/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursday 7:30-9:30 Open Figure Drawing $10

    Unclothed Model, come and join other artists and keep your skills honed in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. No instruction is included in the open draw price, if you want instruction you can take the Life Drawing class that runs on Thursdays as well.

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    • Life Drawing
      7:30 pm-9:30 pm
      11/16/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

      Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

      • Materials List:
      • Conte Crayon OR
      • Charcoal
      • Large Newsprint Pad
      • and/or drawing pad
      • Kneaded Eraser
      • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
    • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
      7:30 pm-9:00 pm
      11/16/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

      Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

    • Open Figure Drawing
      7:30 pm-9:30 pm
      11/16/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Open Figure Drawing 7:30-9:30 $10 -Unclothed Model, come and join other artists and keep your skills honed in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. You work in whatever media you like. No instruction is included in the open draw price, if you want instruction you can take the Life Drawing class that runs on Thursdays as well.

    • Open Figure Drawing
      7:30 pm-9:30 pm
      11/16/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Thursday 7:30-9:30 Open Figure Drawing $10

      Unclothed Model, come and join other artists and keep your skills honed in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. No instruction is included in the open draw price, if you want instruction you can take the Life Drawing class that runs on Thursdays as well.

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  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/17/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/17/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
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  • Fun With Art (Saturdays)
    11:00 am-11:45 am
    11/18/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturdays: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25 11:00-11:45

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop
  • Creative Art Class
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/18/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Next Session: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

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  • Oil Painting ~
    8:30 am-10:30 am
    11/20/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Instructor Rosa Montante 6 week Class $169 11/13-12/18

    Course Description: Based on individual interests, students can explore modern direct painting techniques and/or the old master techniques with modern oil painting materials. This class will develop or enhance your artistry and give you the necessary skills to successfully finish a panting within the scheduled sessions. Together we will complete a value study under-painting, direct painting and glazing. These techniques will be applied using your own photos as reference. Students will need to bring at least 6 of their own phtographs 4″ x 3″ or larger to use as reference for their original art work. iPads work great to take photographs and use as your reference.

    Course Design (breakdown of class time):

    Class 1- Composition, Color harmony value drawing, materials
    Class 2- Value Study
    Class 3- Under painting
    Class 4- Direct Painting
    Class 5- Glazing
    Class 6-“Chiaro Scuro” (light dark), “sfumato” (gradation of tone), lost edges…, and varnishing

    • Supply List
    • Drawing pad and pencil
    • Canvas 8 x 10 preferred, no larger than 16 x 20
    • If you have oil paints, bring in what you have and the instructor will go thru them with you and let you know what you need. If you do not have any paints wait until after the 1st class and Rosa will help you select the colors you need according to your still life.
    • Thinner and medium: Either Gamsol and Galkyd (preferred) or Walnut oil
    • Walnut oil medium
    • Palette knife
    • Palette (flat, can be disposable, gray matters)
    • Rags, paper towels
    • Retouch varnish (I use the spray)
    • Soft Brushes (synthetic preferred)
    • My preferred brands – Royale SableTek by Langnickel or Eclipse Winsor Newton
    • Filbert #14, 7, 5, 2
    • Hog Bristle Brushes
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  • Fun With Art (Tuesdays)
    3:00 pm-3:45 pm
    11/21/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday: 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm – Next Session: Oct. 3 – Nov. 28  Skip 10/31

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

     

  • Creative Art Class (Tuesdays)
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    11/21/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday’s: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Next Session: 10/03-11/28 SKIP 10/31

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

     

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

  • Explore the Medias
    7:15 pm-9:15 pm
    11/21/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    10/17/17-11/21/17  7:15-9:15

    $150 6 wks INCLUDES ALL SUPPLIES! Or $25 for one unit

     

    Not sure what media will become your favorite? This class is a great way to explore 6 different mediums, a different medium each week. Find out which medium is right for you without making the investment into supplies you may never use again. This class will explore graphite pencil, watercolor, colored pencil, acrylics, oils and pastels. If you would like to try out just one of the mediums, you can do that too, for $25 you can take just one 2 hour class with supplies included. Call to find out which week the medium you want to try out is being featured. CALL FOR DATES OF SPECIFIC MEDIA SEGMENTS.

    Typically:

    Week 1: Graphite, including graphite powder, water soluble graphite, putty, tin, stick, pencil and water soluble carbon disks.

    Week 2: Colored Pencil

    Week 3: Watercolor

    Week 4: Pastel

    Week 5: Acrylic

    Week 6: Oil

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  • Daytime Watercolor
    1:30 pm-3:30 pm
    11/22/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Wednesdays: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Teen To Adult
    Cost: $129 for 5 weeks
    Next Session: Nov 8th -Dec  13th skip 11/22

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Paul Martin to learn the joys of watercolor. Paul will demo his wet on wet technique, work with the class as a whole and then come around and work one on one with all his students. Beginner to intermediate level. You can view his work on our website or in our fine art gallery.

    Materials List

    • 1 full sheet of Arches 300lb paper, quartered (this will last all 4 weeks)
    • Transparent watercolors
    • Various watercolor brushes (value pack acceptable)
    • A sketch pad and pencils for sketching out your subject matter
    • A palette with wells
    • Paper towels

    If you do not have any paints or brushes, you can wait until the 1st class to see what colors you will need, defendant on your subject matter and you can purchase from open stock the colors you need

  • Teen to Adult Acrylic Painting Class
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    11/22/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    7:00-9:00 6 weeks 10/18/17-11/29/17 skip 11/22 Teen-Adult $145

    Join Artist and owner of The Art Stop, Cindy Corrigan, to explore the many possibilities at your fingertips when you paint with acrylics. Learn about the many different mediums and what they can do for you to enhance your paintings. Learn about working with color, contrast, composition and negative space, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Beginner to Intermediate. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal study (if you want to transfer your sketch onto your canvas, make your paper the same size as the canvas you wish to paint) Reference material is optional, we have many photo reference as well as still life material. Bring the acrylic supplies you have and Cindy will go through your supplies with you to see if you need anything additional after she sees your subject matter. No Liquitex Basics or paints from a Batat set.

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  • Life Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/23/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

    Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

    • Materials List:
    • Conte Crayon OR
    • Charcoal
    • Large Newsprint Pad
    • and/or drawing pad
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
  • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm
    11/23/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

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  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/24/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
  • Daytime Oil Painting
    11:15 am-1:15 pm
    11/24/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $169.00 Fridays 11:15-1:15 6 weeks- 11/10/17- 12/22/17, skip 11/24 Jorge Silva, landscape painter, portrait painter, illustrator and honors graduate of the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California will be teaching a daytime oil painting class at the Art Stop. In this intro to oils class basic important subjects will be introduced such as composition, design, color mixing, color relationships, lighting and interpretation of subject matter. Students can work from a still life set up that will present all the challenges to learn the basics or choose to paint a landscape or portrait of their choosing. On the last session each painting will be critiqued so that the student can advance with more knowledge, confidence and experience in oil painting.

    • Materials list:
    • Flat palette, can be disposable
    • Rags or paper towels
    • Brushes, bring what you have for instructor to review if you don’t have any, hold off till first class
    • Paints, bring what you have depending on subject matter, you can fill in from open stock
    • Palette knife for mixing
    • Oil for cleaning brushes or non-solvent cleaner like General’s Brush Cleaner and preserver or Linseed studio soap(no turpentine)
    • NO SOLVENTS
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  • Fun With Art (Saturdays)
    11:00 am-11:45 am
    11/25/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturdays: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25 11:00-11:45

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop
  • Creative Art Class
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/25/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Saturday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Next Session: 10/7/17-12/02/17 skip 11/25

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

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  • Oil Painting ~
    8:30 am-10:30 am
    11/27/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Instructor Rosa Montante 6 week Class $169 11/13-12/18

    Course Description: Based on individual interests, students can explore modern direct painting techniques and/or the old master techniques with modern oil painting materials. This class will develop or enhance your artistry and give you the necessary skills to successfully finish a panting within the scheduled sessions. Together we will complete a value study under-painting, direct painting and glazing. These techniques will be applied using your own photos as reference. Students will need to bring at least 6 of their own phtographs 4″ x 3″ or larger to use as reference for their original art work. iPads work great to take photographs and use as your reference.

    Course Design (breakdown of class time):

    Class 1- Composition, Color harmony value drawing, materials
    Class 2- Value Study
    Class 3- Under painting
    Class 4- Direct Painting
    Class 5- Glazing
    Class 6-“Chiaro Scuro” (light dark), “sfumato” (gradation of tone), lost edges…, and varnishing

    • Supply List
    • Drawing pad and pencil
    • Canvas 8 x 10 preferred, no larger than 16 x 20
    • If you have oil paints, bring in what you have and the instructor will go thru them with you and let you know what you need. If you do not have any paints wait until after the 1st class and Rosa will help you select the colors you need according to your still life.
    • Thinner and medium: Either Gamsol and Galkyd (preferred) or Walnut oil
    • Walnut oil medium
    • Palette knife
    • Palette (flat, can be disposable, gray matters)
    • Rags, paper towels
    • Retouch varnish (I use the spray)
    • Soft Brushes (synthetic preferred)
    • My preferred brands – Royale SableTek by Langnickel or Eclipse Winsor Newton
    • Filbert #14, 7, 5, 2
    • Hog Bristle Brushes
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  • Fun With Art (Tuesdays)
    3:00 pm-3:45 pm
    11/28/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday: 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm – Next Session: Oct. 3 – Nov. 28  Skip 10/31

    Cost: $90 for 8 weeks Ages 5-8

    Young artists will enjoy this lighthearted class. A huge variety of projects makes this class fun over and over again. Basic art concepts are introduced at an age-appropriate level, preparing the student for creative art class, when they are ready. A smock or apron is recommended for this class.

    Supply List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • 1 set Cray-Pas any size or 6 or 12 set of Playcolor (dry tempera sticks)
    •  2B pencil, eraser
    • All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

     

  • Creative Art Class (Tuesdays)
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    11/28/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Tuesday’s: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Next Session: 10/03-11/28 SKIP 10/31

    Ages 9-12

    Cost: $95 for 8 weeks

     

    In this class, students learn to draw what they see. Proportion, perspective, composition, basic forms, negative space, and tonal value are emphasized. Pencil, charcoal, pastel and paint are used. Students will be given projects based on their ability. Class limit: 12

    Materials List:

    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 x 14
    • Chalk pastel set of 24 or 48 student grade is fine
    • Medium and soft Charcoal pencil
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • Metal sharpener
    • Pink pearl eraser
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Blending tortillians

    Kits are available for purchase with free bag. All other supplies will be supplied by The Art Stop

  • Pastel Painting with Colette Savage
    6:30 pm-8:30 pm
    11/28/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    11/28/17-1/2/18 skip 12/26 Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 Join Accomplished Instructor Colette Savage in this versatile beautiful medium. Get a soft beautiful softness similar to a Degas` or photographic realism. Pastels are considered a form of painting, yet you have the control of a stick or pencil, making it more like drawing. Learn about different substrates to paint on and different types of pastels and how they react. Beginner to intermediate. $129 5 Weeks

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  • Daytime Watercolor
    1:30 pm-3:30 pm
    11/29/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Wednesdays: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Teen To Adult
    Cost: $129 for 5 weeks
    Next Session: Nov 8th -Dec  13th skip 11/22

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Paul Martin to learn the joys of watercolor. Paul will demo his wet on wet technique, work with the class as a whole and then come around and work one on one with all his students. Beginner to intermediate level. You can view his work on our website or in our fine art gallery.

    Materials List

    • 1 full sheet of Arches 300lb paper, quartered (this will last all 4 weeks)
    • Transparent watercolors
    • Various watercolor brushes (value pack acceptable)
    • A sketch pad and pencils for sketching out your subject matter
    • A palette with wells
    • Paper towels

    If you do not have any paints or brushes, you can wait until the 1st class to see what colors you will need, defendant on your subject matter and you can purchase from open stock the colors you need

  • Teen to Adult Acrylic Painting Class
    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    11/29/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    7:00-9:00 6 weeks 10/18/17-11/29/17 skip 11/22 Teen-Adult $145

    Join Artist and owner of The Art Stop, Cindy Corrigan, to explore the many possibilities at your fingertips when you paint with acrylics. Learn about the many different mediums and what they can do for you to enhance your paintings. Learn about working with color, contrast, composition and negative space, all in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Beginner to Intermediate. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal study (if you want to transfer your sketch onto your canvas, make your paper the same size as the canvas you wish to paint) Reference material is optional, we have many photo reference as well as still life material. Bring the acrylic supplies you have and Cindy will go through your supplies with you to see if you need anything additional after she sees your subject matter. No Liquitex Basics or paints from a Batat set.

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  • Daytime Drawing 101
    2:30 pm-4:30 pm
    11/30/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursday: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

    Teen to Adult

    Cost: $119 for 7 Weeks

    Next Session: Nov 30- Jan 18, skip 12/28

    Can’t draw but want to? Can draw but want to get better? In this class you will use pencil, charcoal, and pastel to learn basic forms, one and two point perspective, negative space, tonal value and proportion. Use these fundamentals to draw anything. Drawing accurately is the basis for all other fine art mediums. You need to be able to accurately sketch out your canvas or paper before going on the next step.

    • Materials List:
    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 X 14
    • hake brush
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • metal sharpener
    • pink pearl eraser
    • kneaded eraser
    • blending tortillians
    • Grey Scale Value Finder
    • Kits are available for purchase with portfolio bag
  • Drawing 101
    5:45 pm-7:15 pm
    11/30/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursday: 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm

    Teen to Adult

    Cost: $119 for 7 Weeks

    Next Session: Nov 30- Jan 18, skip 12/28

    Can’t draw but want to? Can draw but want to get better? In this class you will use pencil, charcoal, and pastel to learn basic forms, one and two point perspective, negative space, tonal value and proportion. Use these fundamentals to draw anything. Drawing accurately is the basis for all other fine art mediums. You need to be able to accurately sketch out your canvas or paper before going on the next step.

    • Materials List:
    • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 X 14
    • hake brush
    • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
    • metal sharpener
    • pink pearl eraser
    • kneaded eraser
    • blending tortillians
    • Grey Scale Value Finder
    • Kits are available for purchase with portfolio bag
  • Life Drawing
    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    11/30/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

    Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

    • Materials List:
    • Conte Crayon OR
    • Charcoal
    • Large Newsprint Pad
    • and/or drawing pad
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
  • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm
    11/30/2017

    1822 Penfield Road

    1822 Penfield Road

    $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

    Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

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    • Daytime Drawing 101
      2:30 pm-4:30 pm
      11/30/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Thursday: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

      Teen to Adult

      Cost: $119 for 7 Weeks

      Next Session: Nov 30- Jan 18, skip 12/28

      Can’t draw but want to? Can draw but want to get better? In this class you will use pencil, charcoal, and pastel to learn basic forms, one and two point perspective, negative space, tonal value and proportion. Use these fundamentals to draw anything. Drawing accurately is the basis for all other fine art mediums. You need to be able to accurately sketch out your canvas or paper before going on the next step.

      • Materials List:
      • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 X 14
      • hake brush
      • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
      • metal sharpener
      • pink pearl eraser
      • kneaded eraser
      • blending tortillians
      • Grey Scale Value Finder
      • Kits are available for purchase with portfolio bag
    • Drawing 101
      5:45 pm-7:15 pm
      11/30/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Thursday: 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm

      Teen to Adult

      Cost: $119 for 7 Weeks

      Next Session: Nov 30- Jan 18, skip 12/28

      Can’t draw but want to? Can draw but want to get better? In this class you will use pencil, charcoal, and pastel to learn basic forms, one and two point perspective, negative space, tonal value and proportion. Use these fundamentals to draw anything. Drawing accurately is the basis for all other fine art mediums. You need to be able to accurately sketch out your canvas or paper before going on the next step.

      • Materials List:
      • Drawing pad w/perforated top 9 x 12 or 11 X 14
      • hake brush
      • 4 graphite drawing pencils, hard, med & soft
      • metal sharpener
      • pink pearl eraser
      • kneaded eraser
      • blending tortillians
      • Grey Scale Value Finder
      • Kits are available for purchase with portfolio bag
    • Life Drawing
      7:30 pm-9:30 pm
      11/30/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      Thursdays 7:30-9:30 8 weeks 10/19/17-12/14/17 Skip 11/23 Ages 17-Adult $195.

      Life Drawing class Join instructor Jane Grace Taylor in this challenging class to learn how to accurately draw the human body. Once you learn how to draw the human form you will feel confident to draw anything put in front of you! Jane has her Master’s degree from Syracuse University.

      • Materials List:
      • Conte Crayon OR
      • Charcoal
      • Large Newsprint Pad
      • and/or drawing pad
      • Kneaded Eraser
      • If you would like to paint in watercolor or use the Artgraph carbon discs, talk to the instructor about what colors to purchase
    • Watercolor with Kaylinda Schuhart
      7:30 pm-9:00 pm
      11/30/2017
      1822 Penfield Road
      1822 Penfield Road

      $129 – 6 Weeks 10/26-12/7  Skip 11/23 7:30-9:00

      Join accomplished artist and instructor Kaylinda Shuhart in this wonderful media. She will show you the layering structure, and techniques including salt resist, masking fluid, lifting and more, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Kaylinda will work with the class as a group and spend time individually with each student. Beginner to intermediate. Teen-Adult. Supplies: Bring something to do a tonal sketch & your watercolor supplies, Kaylinda will go through supplies with you and let you know if you need anything additional on the first class.

December
December

 

Private lessons available starting at $30 an hour minimum 2 hours. Home school classes also available! Please call us and ask for Cindy to set up the class.

  Team Building Workshops

Build team spirit by creating something together. Relieve stress and create a sense of accomplishment. In the end your team has a painting to hang in their office or a glass painting exercise to be proud of! Contact Cindy at the Art Stop LLC for more information.