50 Years of Teaching Art
The Annex Gallery in Historic Smithville Park
Monday | Life Open Studio
Monitored open studio sessions are offered on an on-going basis Mondays 10 to 1. Students work in their choice of medium on extended poses. Easels and tables are available. The class sessions are held in 8-week segments.
Tuesday | Open Studio
Instructor Arleen Potter
The art room is available from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, but since these are not normal times, we are zooming from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm during the pandemic just to touch base to critique and see what we are creating!
Instructor Maria Morales, David Aguilar, David Watson
Hands-on Instruction: using a variety of materials, mediums, and tools. Critiques: show your artwork and participate in a constructive critique on the last Wednesday of the month.
Thursday | Open Studio
Instructor Indira Mehta
Thursday Morning Workshop. Zoom along with us as we work together from a variety of images including Still Life, Landscape, City Scape and Portraiture. Artists provide their own supplies. All mediums are welcome.
Thursday | Figure Drawing
Instructor David Aguilar
From 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm, we have reference photos of figures in action and repose to draw or paint. The first thirty minutes we do a series of croquis, or short gesture poses to warm up and get those creative juices flowing.
Saturday Photography Club
Instructor Ed Ward
The camera club was formed to promote photography as a creative process. Members use all manner of devices from smart phones, point and shoot cameras, or high-end digital cameras.