Glastonbury Arts

Classes suitable for teens – 8 weeks 

Pre-Teens and Teens who enroll in these classes are required to supply their own materials.


Shauna Shane, Sketch of Horse, charcoal.

Shauna Shane, Sketch of Horse, charcoal.
Drawing, The Essential Ingredient

DRAWING, THE ESSENTIAL INGREDIENT – Geared for adults and serious teens, this class builds the best possible foundation for their personal artistic journey. Whether beginner or experience, each student will expand their ability to see the essential – the dramatic “light and dark” of the subject. The first session begins with a narrated demonstration giving the how’s and why’s of the drawing process. Emphasis is placed on negative and positve shapes, contour line, gesture, value development, plus the design that brings all elements together into a successful drawing.

Thursdays, 6:00–8:00 pm, Jan. 15 – Mar. 5
Instructor: Shauna Shane
Fee $240 ($230 for Glastonbury Arts members)

SATURDAY OPEN STUDIO – Work on projects in the media and subject matter of your choice. Students may also work from still life set-ups, or from references provided by the instructor. The first class will involve discussions with each student concerning goals for the eight-week class.  Subsequent classes will be devoted to individual coaching and application of recommended techniques.

Saturdays, 11:30am–1:30pm, Sept. 20 – Nov. 8 | Instructor: Ramona Agro
Fee:  $210 ($200 for Glastonbury Arts Members)