Adult Classes and Workshops



Adult Drawing and Painting: Steve Close
Wednesdays – on going

10:00am-12:00pm or 1:00-3:00pm
4 Classes: $100, $95 member
This is an introduction to the materials and techniques of painting and drawing for all students. Working from direct observation and a variety of subject matter, this class will focus on color and basic concepts of form, light, and composition.

1Make a Splash: Fluid Art for Beginners with Hamilton artist Jill Reynolds- This class is full if you would like to be placed on the wait list please email
Ages 13 – Adult
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
6:30 – 8pm
$55 – includes: 11 x 14 canvas, an apron, gloves and paint
Think you have no art skills? Then this class is for you.  Get your creativity flowing and pour your own unique work of art as you learn the exciting process of fluid art.

1Cooking with Ken – Red, Ripe and Stewed: Cooking with Tomatoes
Thursday, June 23, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Don’t let all those ‘maters go to waste. Discover how to stew them, juice them, and turn them into a delicious jam in this timely workshop led by audience favorite Ken Worthington.

1 Watercolor Crash Course!  With Georgia artist Brenda Stevens, the subject is the Prunifolia Azalea
Ages 16 – Adults
Saturday, August 6, 2022
12:30 – 4:30 pm
Brenda has developed a unique, condensed method of teaching so that everyone can experience the exciting medium of watercolor; no drawing or painting experience is necessary. She created twelve paintings for the series Watercolor Crash Course!  Subjects include birds, flowers, landscapes, and buildings. The subjects need not be taken in any particular order, and you will learn something new with each subject you paint. You will learn how to transfer one of her line drawings to your watercolor paper and then how to mix primary colors to make all the colors for that painting. You will learn basic watercolor techniques that can be used in any painting. Brenda’s demonstrations will walk you step by step, through the entire process and in just four hours, you will have the satisfaction of finishing a small painting to take home. You will be amazed what you can accomplish!  All of the supplies will be provided.

1Intro. To Pastels with Macon artist Micah Goguen
Saturday, September 10, 2022
9am – 12pm
$75 – includes: 8 x 10 Ampersand panel and a set of 24 Myungo Gallery pastels
Artist and teacher Micah Goguen introduces participants to the medium of pastels. Learn techniques like blocking and alcohol washing while creating a lush landscape. No drawing skills or art experience required.

1Cooking with Ken: Cello-brations – Making Libations for the Holidays 
Thursday, October 6, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Just in time for the holidays, Ken Worthington returns with his highly anticipated Cello class. Sample and learn to make a variety of tempting liquors guaranteed to add zest to any celebration.

1Teatime Sip & Snip with LaGrange artist Ralph Dobbins
Ages 13 – Adults
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
1:00 -3:00 pm, $45
Cutting and gluing paper has never been more addictive. Join Ralph Dobbins for a relaxing afternoon of tea, treats and creativity. Participants will make several festive handmade cards perfect for giving or sending. – Price includes: a packet of 6 blank notecards and envelopes.