Pocono Arts January 2017 Studio Classes


STROUDSBURG – The Pocono Arts Council will offer the following classes during the month of January. Classes, unless noted otherwise, are held at the Pocono Arts Cultural Center, 18 N. Seventh St., Stroudsburg. To register call PoconoArts at 570-476-4460 or register on line atwww.poconoarts.org.


Instructor John McAllister

Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm

January 5, 12, 19, 26

This ongoing workshop focuses on the individual, helping them to develop their own personal style and technique working with the oil medium. Learn how to develop your painting by understanding drawing and composition. Working at your own pace, you pick the subject while the instructor guides you through the painting process.

Tuition: Member $75/Non-Member $85: Senior Member $65/Non-Member $75



Instructor Iraina Caramelli

Sundays 1-4pm

January 8, 15, 22, 29

Come join us in this ongoing watercolor journey and discover the flexibility of this wonderful medium. We will cover composition, form, shapes and definitely color!!! Students can work from photos that they have taken or utilize the still life that will be set up during each workshop. A very free approach will be explored where your creativity takes wing.  JOIN THE JOURNEY!

Tuition: Member $100/Non-Member $110: Senior Member $90/Non-Member $100

Painting with a Palette Knife

Instructor Linda Stockman

4 weeks, January 9, 16, 23. 30, Monday 6-8pm

Painting with a palette knife gives the artist a very unique, impasto style used by many Impressionistic Masters. Students will paint a subject of choice using palette knives and acrylic paint. No brushes will be utilized in this workshop.

Tuition: Member $60/Non-Member $70: Senior Member $50/Non-Member $60


Glass Painting

Instructor Julia Thomas

One Evening, January 24, Tuesday, 6-9pm

One Evening, January 31, Tuesday, 6-9pm

These workshops are for beginner to advanced students. Glass painting is for all level of artists. This particular workshop will encompass a drawing phase, a composition phase and a painting phase. Bring along pictures you want to draw or use the patterns provided for you.  You will complete a painted glass to take home. The subject matter is your choice!

Tuition: Member Each Workshop $30/Non-Member $40: Senior Member $20/Non-Member $30

PoconoArts classes fill on a first come, first serve basis.  Placement in a course is secured when payment in full is received.  If PoconoArts must cancel a class due to low enrollment, students will be notified prior to the scheduled start date of the class and full refunds will be issued. Tuition refunds will be honored if received ten days prior to the beginning of a class/workshop. PoconoArts will not refund or reduce any class fees for missed classes or late enrollment. The Pocono Arts Council is a local arts service organization serving Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties.