Classes​ & Workshops for Adults
All classes and workshops are taught on zoom.  Set up your home painting practice!

- Weekly Classes -​

Summer and Fall 2020

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Intuitive painting classes. Explore the creative process using tempera paint on paper. To learn more check out our home page and you may check out a video by the founder of the studio, Barbara Kaufman. 

All classes and workshops are open to new and continuing students 

Summer: 2 week sessions through end of August, 2020

Fall: 3 or 9 week sessions September 22 - December 3, 2020

 

2 week session rate (August): $75–$110 sliding scale

3 week session rate: $110 - 160 sliding scale

9 week session rate: $ $320 - 450 sliding scale

Continuing students not registered for a class session may drop into any summer class (sliding scale $40–$55)
Work trade/scholarships available (please email us to check for availability - no one will be turned away for lack of funds)

 

Tuesday Mornings - online classes only

9:30 am–12:30 pm, led by Jan Haller

Summer 2 week session : August 18 & 25, 2020

Fall 3 week session: September 22 - October 6, October 13 - October 27, November 10 - November 24, 2020

Fall 9 week session: September 22 - November 24, 2020 (no class on November 3)

Wednesday Mornings - online and when available in studio as well

9:30 am–12:30 pm, led by Claudia Erzinger

Summer 2 week session : August 19 & 26, 2020

Fall 3 week session: September 23 - October 7, October 14 - October 28, November 11 - November 25, 2020

Fall 9 week session: September 23 - November 25, 2020 (no class on November 4)

Thursday Evening - online and when available in studio as well

6:00-8:30 pm, led by Claudia Erzinger

Summer extension 2-week session : August 20 & 27

Fall 3 week session: September 24 - October 8, October 15 - October 29, November 12 - December 3, 2020 (no class on Nov 26)

Fall 9 week session: September 24 - December 3, 2020 (no class on November 5 and 26)

Friday Mornings - online only (through the end of the year)

10:00 am–1:00 pm, led by Claudia Erzinger

Summer 2 week session : August 21 & 28

Fall 3 week session: September 25 - October 9, October 16 - October 30, November 13 - November 27, 2020Fall 9 week session: September 25 - November 27, 2020 (no class on November 6)
 

 

- One-Day Workshops -

 

 "A Burst of Creativity"

This workshop will be online and in studio when available

Sundays, 10 am - 3:30 pm (new times!)

September 20, 2020 led by Jan Haller - taught online

October 18, 2020 led by Claudia Erzinger - taught online and when available in studio as well

November 15, 2020 led by Claudia Erzinger - taught online and when available in studio as well

 

Cost:

$50-70 sliding scale for online / painting from home

$70 in person at the studio

Open to new and continuing students
 

- December 7-Day Painting Intensive -
"Deepen Your Intuitive Painting Practice"

Saturday–Friday, December 5 - 11, 2020 - taught online with possible in studio attendance

Daily Schedule:

Morning session, 10am–1pm
Afternoon session, 3–5:30 pm
Evening open studio, 7–9pm

 

Led by Claudia Erzinger

For new and continuing students
 

Fee: $725-800 sliding scale

Discounted rate: $650, if payed in full by November 1, 2020
 


- Community Classes -

"Tending the Creative Fire"

An invitation to gather online from near and far to tend the creative fire with paint or other materials.

  Sundays 10 am - 12 pm, led by Jan Haller and Kyle Martin  - taught online

Sliding scale : $15-35

Open to new and continuing students

July 26, 2020 led by Jan Haller

August 23, 2020 led by Kyle Martin

October 11, 2020 led by Jan Haller

November 8, 2020 led by Jan Haller

 

- Outdoor Painting Session -

"Painting together in a garden painting space, we can truly feel our feet

grounding in the earth, as we turn attention inward to follow the creative
stream”

Saturday, 1:30 - 4:30 pm,  Oakland / Rockridge 

July 18, 2020

August 29, 2020 - Canceled and rescheduled due to poor air quality

September 26, 2020

Cost : $55-75

Before registering please contact us by email to make sure there is room.

Led by Claudia Erzinger

Open to new and continuing students, space is limited.

The outdoor painting boards/set ups will be spaciously placed throughout the garden. People are asked to wear masks and hold to social distancing guidelines. Everyone will get an ice cube tray with high quality tempera paints and a set of brushes or you may bring your own.

The painting session will be held in the same spirit as we teach at the painting studio and the online classes.

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