Workshops

 

Join us as we deep dive into a technique! Whether it's painting a portrait, learning how to use new tools or getting to know the tools we already have, our workshops offer an extended opportunity to learn something new.

Click the black buttons below to find out more!

 
 
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Resin Pouring Cutting Board

Saturday, October 5 at 10 am

Create a one-of-a-kind resin coated cutting board! All participants will complete a unique piece to display or give as a gift! Completed projects are food safe. $50

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Pour Painting!

September 28 from 10 - 11:30 am

You've seen it on the Internet! Now, you can do it, too! Learn how to mix pouring medium with your choice of paint colors and how to pour, swirl, tip and drip on a canvas! So much fun!

$40 per person. All ages!

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Intro to Watercolors

Saturday, Oct. 12 10 am - 1pm

Join us to play with watercolors! Learn some basic techniques and try your hand at weaving watercolors to create a one-of-a-kind expression! Lay watercolor pigments down on lush paper to create a beautiful base and add freeform sketches over the top. $60 per person. All supplies included. No experience required.

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Palette Knife Workshop

October 19 10 am - 2 pm

This technique workshop is a favorite. Palette knives are a wonderful way to add amazing texture and richness to your work. Each painter will begin to create this lush coastal inspiration. $100 per person. All supplies included. Participants should bring lunch.

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2-Day Portrait Workshop

SAT., NOV. 2 FROM 10 AM - 3 PM

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SUN., NOV. 3 FROM 1 - 6 PM

Learn to paint an exquisite portrait in this small, intensive, two-day course. Fee covers oil paints, a silky, 16x20 linen canvas and use of all brushes and all other supplies needed. Participants should bring a lunch. Please submit a photo of your subject ahead of time to ensure a successful painting. A close-up, chest to head photo works best. Submit photo during registration or email artcenterofwilmingtonisland@gmail.com with questions. ($250!)

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Holiday Ornament Make and Take

Saturday, Nov. 9 from 9 am - 1 pm

Join us for a mixed media ornament getogether! Participants will have the choice of 4 different ornaments and work at their own pace. $30 for workshop and $5 per ornament. Make as many as you like!

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Paint Your Pet!

Saturday, Nov. 9

1 pm -3:30 pm

Join us for this delightful workshop to capture the spirit of your best furry friend on a 14 x 18 inch canvas! Please submit the photo of your pet you wish to paint for approval prior to the event. $60 includes all supplies!

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Brushes 101

November 16 from 10 am - 2 pm

Come explore the world of paintbrushes while we paint this majestic shore bird! Discover why there are so many types and how to use them in this technique workshop! $75 per person. All supplies included. All levels welcome!

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Paint Me Pretty! Art Date for Mothers & Daughters

Saturday, November 16 at 4:00 pm

Moms and daughters looking to have a fun Friday night together will have a blast painting these fancy flamingoes! Paint as is or make a mama and baby painting. Each painter paints her own canvas and all supplies included. $25 per person. BYO snacks and drinks.