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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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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Palette Knife Workshop

August 24 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 floral inspiration. $100 per person. All supplies included. Participants should bring lunch.

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Paint Your Pet!

Saturday, Sept. 7

10 am -12:30 pm

Join us for this delightful workshop to capture the spirit of your best "fur-end" 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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Paint Me Pretty! Art Date for Mothers & Daughters

Friday, September 20 at 6:30 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.

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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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Still Life Workshop

Saturday, October 12

10 am - 1 pm

$75

Join us to paint this southern icon in still life--the pineapple! No experience required. Each painter will create this masterpiece in acrylic paint on a 14 x 18 canvas. Light snacks and all materials will be provided!

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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!