Classes

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.

Registration for Winter Classes opens November 13, 2022 at noon

Drawing



Sketching Architecture

10 Mondays, January 9 - March 13, 2023
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Basic Drawing

Saturdays, Jan 7 - March 11, 10AM-12PM
Tuesdays, Jan 10 - March 14, 7-9PM
Maurice Casas

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Figure Drawing with Live Model

10 Wednesdays, January 11 – March 15, 2023
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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INTERIM Figure Drawing with Live Model

2 Wednesdays, December 7 & 14, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Painting



Abstract and Semi-Abstract Painting

10 Mondays, January 9 - March 13, 2023
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maurice Casas

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Beginner Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 10 - March 14, 2023
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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All Medium Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 10 – March 14, 2023
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Deborah Leonard

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INTERIM WATER MEDIA! Advanced Painting

2 Tuesdays, December 6 & 13, 2022, or
2 Wednesdays, December 7 & 14, 2022
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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WATER MEDIA! Advanced Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 10 - March 14, 2023, or
10 Wednesdays, January 11 - March 15, 2023
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Watercolor Basics

8 Tuesdays, January 17 - March 7, 2023
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Kristy Lankford

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Beginner Watercolor

10 Wednesdays, January 11 - March 15, 2023
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Art and About

Fall: 10 Wednesdays, Sept 14 - Nov 16, 2022
Winter: 10 Wed, January 11 - March 15, 2023
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM with the instructor, then free studio time until 4 PM
Maurice Casas

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Abstract Landscape Painting

8 Thursdays, January 12 - March 2, 2023
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Edith Skiba LaMonica

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Beginner Acrylic Painting

10 Thurs, January 12 - March 30 (no 3/2, 3/9)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Mike Berlinski

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The Painting Studio

10 Saturdays, January 7 – March 11, 2023
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Interim Painting Studio

2 Saturdays, December 10 & 17, 2022
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Photography



iMovie For Beginners

Saturday, December 10, 2022
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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The Basics of Digital Photography

6 Saturdays, January 21 - February 25, 2023
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Beginner iPhone Photography

6 Sundays, January 22 - February 26, 2023
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Photoshop for Beginners

6 Wednesdays, February 1 - March 15, 2023 (no 3/1)
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Printmaking



Gelli Plate Print Night

Thursday, December 8, 2022
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Heather Neilson

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Little Night Studio Art Parties



Fused Glass Ornaments

Friday, December 2, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Phoebe Katzin

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Festive Greeting Cards | Linocut Carving & Printmaking

Friday, December 9, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Sarah May

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