Glastonbury Arts

 ADULT ART CLASSES, Starts the Week of June 3rd

Serious teens are welcomed to enroll in our adult art classes.




Techniques with Acrylics – Explore media options to use with acrylics: watercolor, collage, and using medium to add bold texture. Learn color mixing with helpful drying time extenders. Try underpainting techniques to build your painting and the technique of “Pointillism” – applying paint in a mix of dots and brush strokes to capture the fleeting effects of light. Instructor will emphasize strong design and how to evaluate your composition.
Session 1:  Tuesdays, June 4 – June 25, 6:30 – 8:30 pm(4 weeks)
Session 2: Tuesdays, July 9 – July 25, 6:30 – 8:30 pm(4 weeks)
Instructor: Ramona Agro
Fee: $120($115 for GA members)
Materials list for class


Dianne Gorrick- oil

All Media Landscape Painting – Learn to render key elements of the landscape: water, reflections, sky, trees, and rock formations. Each of these elements can be mastered by stressing basic shapes, highlight and shadow, value, and texture. Instructor demonstrations and individual critiques help each student to progress at his/her own pace. Students may work from their own subject matter or from samples provided from the instructor.
Tuesdays, 9:30 am-12:30 pm, June 4- June 25 (4 weeks)
Instructor: Dianne Gorrick
Fee: $125($120 for GA members)
Materials List for Class



Dianne Gorrick watercolor

Watercolor for Beginners and Intermediates – This class will focus on basic and intermediate watercolor techniques using a limited palette of earthy colors (see materials list) .Good design, including the use of value and textures will be explored. Subject matter will be landscape oriented. Weekly instructor demonstrations will be given. This course will allow students to proceed at their own pace with individual instruction during the class.
Tuesdays, 1:00 – 3:30 pm, June 4 –  June 25(4 weeks)
Instructor: Dianne Gorrick
Fee: $125($120 for GA members)
Materials List for Class







Variety Pac Night

Variety Pac Night -Interested in taking an art class but don’t feel confident about beginning? This is a night especially for You!  Experiment with three different artist mediums after viewing thee quick demonstrations.  Try out oil paint, pastel, and watercolor with encouragement from Glastonbury Arts volunteers.  Wear a smock or old clothing and explore your creative spirit.  Contact Glastonbury Arts to enroll.
Wednesday, June 19, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Fee: $10 Includes all supplies.




Finding Abstract with Jane Zisk

Finding Abstract with Jane Zisk

Finding Abstract – In this 4 week class you will explore the world of abstraction using nature and inspiration. Students, bring the medium that you are comfortable with, whether it is oils, acrylics or mixed media. Also bring a sketch pad to the first class. This class is about exploration and discovering the ability to see the world beyond representation. Do not fear. Be Bold. And have Fun. This is a small class with lots of individual attention.
Fridays, 9:00 am – noon, June 7 -June 28(4 weeks)
Instructor: Jane Zisk
Fee:$125($120 for GA members)