Open Studio

Click on the plus sign (+) for a full description. Our open studio classes are open to all levels without instruction unless otherwise noted in the descriptions. Members receive 15% off all classes and workshops.

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ClassRegister NowClass NumberInstructorDescriptionDatesTime Members Price (15% off) Non-members PriceDaily Drop-In Price
Fiber Open Studio (Winter Session)

Please Pay $5 Drop-Rate In AVA Office

W19A43OSMeredith SmithLearn new fiber skills, rekindle a dormant passion, receive tips on repairing that favorite piece of clothing. Try stitchery, needle felting, art quilting, garment construction, artful embellishment and more! Bring a project or start something new. No experience necessary, everyone welcome.Mondays, Jan 14 - June 17 (no class April 15)9am - 12pmFree$5 $5 for non-members
Daytime Open Studio (Winter Session)

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W19A41OSMonitorWeekly monitored life drawing sessions, without instruction, open to individuals of all levels of experience. Wednesdays, Jan 16 - Mar 209am -12pm $144.50 $170 $20
Evening Open Studio (Winter Session)

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W19A42OSMonitorWeekly monitored life drawing sessions, without instruction, open to individuals of all levels of experience.Wednesdays, Jan 16 - Mar 206:30pm - 9:30pm $144.50 $170 $20
Watercolor Open Studio (Winter Session)

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W19A46OSJennifer BrownJoin weekly monitored watercolor sessions. These are open to individuals at all levels of experience. There is no formal instruction, but an experienced teacher will be present to assist with your projects.Every other Friday, Jan 18 - Mar 291pm - 4pm $85.00 $100 $20
Long-Pose Open Studio (Winter Session 2)

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W19A45OSMonitorThe rare long pose... Experienced sculptors and painters can work uninterrupted for three hours on a weekly basis. Participants are responsible for all materials, and instruction is not provided. Fridays, Feb 22 - Mar 299am - 12pm $114.75 $135 $20
Long Pose Figure Painting and Sculpture Open Studio (Spring Session I)

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P19A43OSMonitorExperienced sculptors and painters looking to work from long poses are invited to practice their art in this weekly session. Participants are responsible for all materials, and instruction is not provided. Tuition includes model fee.Fridays, April 5 - May 109 am - 12 pm$85$100$20
Daytime Open Studio (Spring Session)

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P19A07DMonitorWeekly monitored life drawing sessions, without instruction, open to individuals of all levels of experience.Wednesdays, April 10 - June 129 am - Noon$145$170$20
Evening Open Studio (Spring Session)

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P19A08DMonitorWeekly monitored life drawing sessions, without instruction, open to individuals of all levels of experience.Wednesdays, April 10 - June 126:30 - 9:30 pm$145$170$20
Watercolor Open Studio (Spring Session)

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P19A30PJennifer BrownJoin weekly monitored watercolor sessions. These are open to individuals at all levels of experience. There is no formal instruction, but an experienced teacher will be present to assist with your projectsFridays, May 3 - June 141 - 4 pm$102$120$20
Long Pose Figure Painting and Sculpture Open Studio (Spring Session II)

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P19A44OSMonitorExperienced sculptors and painters looking to work from long poses are invited to practice their art in this weekly session. Participants are responsible for all materials, and instruction is not provided. Tuition includes model fee.Fridays, May 17 - June 219 am - 12 pm$85$100$20

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