Classes

Fall Class Registration Opens Sunday, August 8, 2021 at noon.

Welcome to Farmington Valley Arts Center Classes and Workshops. Click on any area of interest below to find the classes you are looking for. Members save 10% for a year on tuition.
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Covid-19 Policy/Disclaimer

Please help us keep each other safe: Unvaccinated students are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated students may mask or not. Don't enter if you are sick. Wash your hands/use hand sanitizer when you enter. Wipe down your work area when leaving.


Online Classes via Zoom



Online Watercolor Basics

10 Tuesdays, September 28 - November 30, 2021
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Mo Myra

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Online Watercolor Landscapes

10 Tuesdays, September 28 - November 30, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mo Myra

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Online iPhone Photography Beginner

6 Saturdays, May 15 - June 19, 2021
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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On Campus Classes

Drawing



Sketching Architecture

10 Mondays, September 13 - Nov 15, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Basic Drawing

Option 1: 10 Tuesdays, September 14 - November 16, 2021, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Option 2: 10 Saturdays, September 11 - November 20, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Figure Drawing with Live Model

10 Wednesdays, September 15 - Nov 17, 2021
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Outdoor Sketching

10 Thursdays, September 16 - Nov 18, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Painting



Abstract and Semi-Abstract Painting

10 Mondays, September 13 - Nov 15, 2021
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maurice Casas

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Beginner Painting

10 Tuesdays, September 14 - Nov 16, 2021
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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All Medium Painting

10 Tuesdays, September 14 - Nov 16, 2021
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Deborah Leonard

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WATER MEDIA! Advanced Painting

10 Tuesdays, September 14 - Nov 16, or
10 Wednesdays, September 15 - Nov 17, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Beginner Watercolor

10 Wednesdays, September 15 - Nov 17, 2021
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Art and About

10 Wednesdays, September 15 - Nov 17, 2021
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM with the instructor, then free studio time until 4 PM
Maurice Casas

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Painting Basics

10 Saturdays, September 11 - Nov 20, 2021
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Mixed Media

Mixed Media

Sewing

Macramé



Art Journaling

8 Thursdays, September 16 - Nov 4, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Heather Neilson

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Mixed Media Collage

6 Mondays, September 28 - Nov 8, 2021
1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Lindsay Behrens

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Sewing from Pattern and Simple Sewing Techniques

6 Sundays, July 11 - August 15, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Linda Dick

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Macramé Basics

6 Mondays, July 12 - August 16, 2021
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Linda Dick

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Stained Glass Art

Writing

Workshops



Stained Glass Art

5 Tuesdays, September 14 - October 12, 2021
6:30 - 9:00 PM
Sandra Johnston

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Writing Workshop Pause, Play, Repeat

6 Thursdays, September 23 - Oct 28, 2021
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dana Rau

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Monoprints from Nature

Sunday, September 19, 2021
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Heather Neilson

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Loosen Up! Painting Workshop

Sunday, June 13, 2021
10:30 - 3:30 PM
Souby Boski

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