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 Summer Classes Opens May 22, 2022 at Noon. Ceramics Classes open May 1 at Noon.

Drawing



Sketching Architecture

8 Mondays, July 11 - August 29, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Basic Drawing

8 Tuesdays, July 12 - August 30, 7-9 PM or
8 Saturdays, July 16 - September 3, 10AM-12PM
Maurice Casas

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Figure Drawing with Live Model

8 Wednesdays, July 6 - August 24
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Sketching Outdoors

8 Thursdays, July 14 - September 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maurice Casas

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Painting



Abstract and Semi-Abstract Painting

8 Mondays, July 11 - August 29, 2022
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maurice Casas

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Beginner Painting

8 Tuesdays, July 5 - August 23
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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All Medium Painting

10 Tuesdays, September 13 - November 15
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Deborah Leonard

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Watercolor Landscapes

10 Tuesdays, April 5 - June 14 (no 4/19)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mo Myra

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WATER MEDIA! Advanced Painting

8 Tuesdays, July 5 - August 23, or
8 Wednesdays, July 6 - August 24
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Beginner Watercolor

8 Wednesdays, July 6 - August 24
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Carolann Dvorak-Brewer

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Art and About

9 Wednesdays, April 20 - June 15, 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, July 7 - August 25, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Edith Skiba LaMonica

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The Painting Studio

8 Saturdays, July 2 - August 20
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paul Iezzi

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Photography



Mixed Media Photography

Saturday, March 19, 2022
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Painterly iPhone Photography with iColorama

6 Saturdays, May 7 - June 18 (no 5/28)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Andy Mars

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The Basics of Digital Photography

6 Tuesdays, May 17 - June 21, 2022
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Andy Mars

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Mixed Media

Macramé

Sewing



Mixed Media Collage

8 Thursdays, September 15 - November 3
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Heather Neilson

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Macramé Plant Hanger With Beads

Sunday, July 17, 2022
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Linda Dick

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Macramé Basics

6 Sundays, May 1 - June 19, 2022 (no 5/8, 5/29)
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Linda Dick

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Basic Sewing from Pattern

6 Sundays, May 1 - June 19, 2022 (no 5/8, 5/29)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Linda Dick

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Writing



Writing Workshop Pause, Play, Repeat

6 Thursdays, Sept 15 to Oct 27 (no 10/20)
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Dana Meachen Rau

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Little Night Studio Art Parties



Flower Stud Earrings

Friday, May 13, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Kristy Lankford

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From Photo to Surrealistic Work of Art

Friday, June 10, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Andy Mars

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Boho Style Macrame & Krobo Beads Jewelry

Friday, June 24, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Linda Dick

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Go Wild with Color: Alcohol Inks on Ceramic Tiles

Friday, July 8, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Dana Rau

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Floating Koi in Watercolor

Friday, July 15, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Julie Phillipps

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Painting with Paper | Abstract Landscape

Friday, August 19, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Carol Kaplan

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