2019 Classes at Spruill Arts Center in Dunwoody

Anyone Can Learn to Draw


Saturday, 1/26 and 2/2/2019  Perfect for students at all levels who want to learn drawing fundamentals so they can improve their drawing and painting skills and for non-artists who always wanted to learn to draw.

Teen Drawing Workshop

Sunday afternoon, 2/17 and 2/24/2019, Perfect for teens who want to learn drawing fundamentals or improve their skills.  Students will learn the basics of composition, shading and texture working with graphite and charcoal.

Saturday Pastel Workshop


Saturday, 3/9 and 3/16/2019.  Discover why so many artists love working with a medium that combines the best of painting and drawing in convenient sticks without mixing  paints or solvents.  For beginners and intermediates who want to learn to use pastels or sharpen their skills.

Paint Like Van Gogh


Saturday, 5/11/2019.  Work on a sunflower still life and/or a landscape in the style of Van Gogh in oil, acrylic or pastel.  The emphasis is on simple composition, bright colors and strong mark making.

House Portraits Made Easy


Saturday 4/27/2019.  It's easier than you think to create a portrait of your house or someone else's house.  You'll be given detailed instructions that streamline the process and ensure success.

Get to Know Watercolor Pencils


Saturday, 6/8/2019  Perfect for beginners with little art experience.  Watercolor pencils combine the fluidity of watercolors with the control of colored pencil.  Sets of watercolor pencils are inexpensive and small enough to pack into a carry on bag or suitcase for travel sketching.