Learn more about Patty! See her work  here  and check out her other classes  Teen Painting  and  Teen Drawing Skills .

Learn more about Patty! See her work here and check out her other classes Teen Painting and Teen Drawing Skills.

Fundamentals of Oil Painting, ages 13 - Adult

with Patty Dwyer

This fun, stress-free 2 hour workshop will give you an
introduction to experimenting with oil paints. You’ll
learn about the paints, processes, color, composition,
and fundamentals of becoming a painter using oils.  Class sizes are limited to 6 to allow for more individual attention. These workshops run with even one student signed up!   All materials will be provided.  Please wear painting clothes and be ready to have fun!!!  Come once to try it out or come to as many as you want.  Continuing students may also join these for extra studio time and to advance in their practice. 

$40 each workshop

Thursdays 7-9 pm

11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20

Private Oil Painting Lessons

Enjoy a special morning, early afternoon or after school
workshop learning to paint using oils, pastels or
acrylics with Patty Dwyer. Two hour sessions will allow
you (and up to 3 friends) time to explore paints,
processes, color and composition and a variety of
techniques in painting – all based on your level of
personal experience and interests. This is a great way to
get started, gain confidence and learn the basics of
painting. Please wear painting clothes
and be ready to have fun!!!  

Studio workshops are available for ages 12
and up. Younger children may be considered, please e-
mail psadwyer@gmail.com to discuss.

Private lessons are held Monday-Thursday during the daytime.  Call to inquire about availability.

All materials will be provided.  Please contact Patty psadwyer@gmail.com to schedule and pay.

Plein Air Oil Painting, ages 13 - Adult

with Patty Dwyer

This outdoor workshop will introduce you to the world
of painting ‘en plein air.’ You will use oil paints as our
medium as you learn to visualize, simplify and create
paintings based on what you see outdoors, in various
locations near artSPARK. You will learn about the paints,
processes, design and color. 

Please bring a hat, water and sunscreen.  Wear painting clothes and be
ready to have fun! All materials will be provided. Class sizes are small to allow for more individual attention. 1 student min/5 students max

$145 per 2-class session (includes materials)

Contact psadwyer@gmail.com if interested in scheduling

*Park on S. Curtice Street or in designated spots in back with access from Nevada St. or the alley off of Powers. Please do not park in Tavern/Smokin Fins lot.