Glastonbury Arts

Even though the Covid 19 response has caused us to reduce office hours, please be assured that Rob Glidden, Office Administrator is usually in the office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm and looks forward to answering questions you many have or help you with your class registration. If needed, please leave a voice message or send an email and he will respond to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

ONLINE TEEN CLASS, starting in June 2020

The following classes are specifically designed for pre-teens and teens. For more advanced students, we have adult art classes that may appeal to teens inclined toward the arts. Please note that those who enroll in adult art classes must provide their own art supplies. For a complete listing of all adult art classes, click HERE.







Digital Photography Basics: Build your skills for fine art and social media – Students will learn approachable basics about photography through the use of a digital camera of their choice. Students may use a smartphone or a digital camera. Each week, different photography concepts will be taught, and students will complete a photography assignment based on the concepts learned that week. Topics will span many different photography genres including landscape, portrait, still life, candid, and abstraction. The class will focus on photography composition choices including lighting, cropping, rule of thirds, point of view, and more. Digital camera or smartphone, access to editing apps are helpful but not required.

Mondays, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, June 15 – July 20, 6 weeks
Instructor: Carly Donath
Fee: $90($80 for GA members)
Materials list for class

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 Acrylic Portrait – In a 3-hour session, students will paint an acrylic self-portrait from observation. Emphasis will be on “attack-mode” style painting wherein color, shape, and position are determined with rapid application, negotiation, and reflection.  The student experience will strengthen critical discrimination and judgement during the process of drawing/painting from observation.

Saturday, 9:00- noon,September 26th
Instructor: Sandra Gustfson
Fee: $55($50 for GA members) materials included