Drop-in Classes | Weekly

Art classes for all ages are held year-round at the Port Aransas Art Center. “Drop-in” classes do not require advance registration. Prior to attending, give us a call to confirm the program is on schedule, and to inquire about other information that might be helpful to you as a participant. Thank you!

Fun With Acrylics

Mondays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Judith DeShong Hall teaches this beginner and intermediate level class. Students are asked to bring their acrylic supplies and something to paint on. The class will begin by reviewing design elements and principles pertinent to all art works. Bring your supplies, ideas and if possible, examples or photos of your work. The cost for this three hour class is $20 for Members, and $25 for non-members.

Drop In and Draw

Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The first Tuesday of the month is portrait drawing if that is something you would like to do, or something else, if you don’t!

Pat Donohue teaches this class, which will help you learn to draw or to improve your skills. Students should bring drawing supplies (supply list is available at the front desk). The cost to register for this three hour class is $20 for Members and $25 for non-members.

Drop In Collage Exploration

Thursdays on the date(s) listed below during 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Kelly Schaub is our teacher. In this class, students will explore hand-cut paper and mixed media collage using a variety of techniques and materials. Using a sketchbook and magazine images, we will explore scale, color, composition, thematic work, texture, layers, and abstract collage. The cost is $20 for Members, $25 for non-members.

Bring a small sketchbook (recommended – mixed media sketchbook, approximately 5.5 x 8.5 inches or 6 x 9 inches in size), scissors, a glue stick, and any magazines you have around.

  • Next date: March 28, 2019

Watercolor

Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Nancy Buskey is the primary teacher of the watercolor class for beginning or intermediate students. Students will learn to paint or advance their painting skills. A supply list is available at the front desk. The Center has paints and brushes you can use to get started. The cost to register for this three hour class is $25 for Members, $30 for non-members.