Classes

Registration for our winter 2022 classes opens on Sunday, November 14, 2021 at noon
Registration for December Holiday Workshops opens on Sunday, October 31, 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: All students (regardless of vaccination status) are required to wear a mask. 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 - Nov 30, 2021
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Mo Myra

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Online Watercolor Landscapes

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

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On Campus Classes

Drawing



Sketching Architecture

10 Mondays, January 10 - March 14, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Basic Drawing

Option 1: 10 Tuesdays, January 4 - March 8, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Option 2: 10 Saturdays, January 8 - March 12, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Photorealism Drawing

10 Wednesdays, January 5 - March 9, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Figure Drawing with Live Model

3 Wednesdays, December 1-15, 2021
10 Wednesdays, January 5 - March 9, 2022
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Painting



Abstract and Semi-Abstract Painting

10 Mondays, January 10 - March 14
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maurice Casas

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Beginner Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 4 - March 8, 2022
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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All Medium Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 4 - March 8, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Deborah Leonard

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WATER MEDIA! Advanced Painting

10 Tuesdays, January 4 - March 8, or
10 Wednesdays, January 5 - March 9, 2022
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Beginner Watercolor

10 Wednesdays, January 5 - March 9, 2022
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Art and About

10 Wednesdays, January 5 - March 9, 2022
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 6 – February 24, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Edith Skiba LaMonica

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The Painting Studio

3 Saturdays, December 4-18, 2021
10 Saturdays, January 8 - March 12, 2022
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Photography



Beginner iPhone Photography

6 Saturdays, September 18 - Oct 30, 2021
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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iPhone Photography Part 2

6 Saturdays, Nov 6 - Dec 18, 2021
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Digital Photography

6 Sundays, September 19 - October 24, 2021
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Mixed Media

Mixed Media

Macramé

Writing



Mixed Media Collage

6 Mondays, September 27 - Nov 8, 2021
1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Lindsay Behrens

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Mixed Media Collage

8 Thursdays, January 6 - February 24, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Heather Neilson

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Macramé Basics

6 Mondays, October 18 - Nov 22, 2021
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Linda Dick

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Writing Workshop Pause, Play, Repeat

6 Thursdays, January 27 - March 3, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dana Meachen Rau

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Workshops

Jewelry



Painting Creatively From Photos

Sunday, November 7, 2021
10:30 - 3:30 PM
Souby Boski

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Sterling Silver Jewelry

6 Mondays, October 18 - Nov 22, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
All That Sparkles, Sue Nooney

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