Art Classes

The Creative Arts School at Old School Square offers a variety of art classes for all levels. Come and create! 

To contact the Creative Arts School, please call 1 (561) 403-2954. Deborah will be happy to take care of you!

Art by Erin Ashley

OPEN HOUSE FRIDAY 9/6/19 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Registration for Fall/Winter OPENS 9/2/19 at 9 am!

Fall/Winter Classes & Workshops

Term 1 – 10/2/19 – 11/10/19

Term 2 – 11/12/19 – 12/22/19

Term 3 – 1/6/20 – 3/8/20

Term 4 – 3/9/20 – 4/19/20


  • Painting

    • Contemporary Painting

      Instructor: Peter G. Pereira ALL LEVELS – ACRYLIC (SOME OIL) Take a fantastic journey into painting! This course is perfect for those students and professional artists itching to flush out and consolidate aspects of your artwork that are in need of some R & D…creative therapy! I want to help you pull out individual styles

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    • Oil Painting

      Instructor: Beth Sloat BEGINNERS – OIL Are you new at painting in oils? Do you want to learn new methods or break old habits? Then this class is for you! The oil paint medium is versatile, challenging and rewarding. With an initial focus on representational painting from life, each painting will apply basic skills —drawing,

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    • Discover Your Personal Painting Style

      Instructor: Carla Golembe PREVIOUS ACRYLIC PAINTING EXPERIENCE Explore painting techniques, composition, color and creative expression in an upbeat and encouraging atmosphere. Learn brushwork, layering, and color mixing techniques and theory and apply them to express yourself in paint. Discover how source material can be a springboard for your imagination to take flight. Projects are suggested

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    • Collage and Mixed Media

      Instructor – Sharon Koskoff ALL LEVELS – ACRYLIC/MISC MATERIALS Explore and learn about the fascinating world of collage and mixed media using found materials, recyclables, personal photographs, collectibles and other unusual art mediums! Discover assemblage and construction techniques for 2-D and 3-D creations. Class includes emphasis on design principles including balance, color, composition, direction, geometry,

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    • Multimedia Master

      Instructor: Donna Fuller INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED – OIL/ACRYLIC/WATERCOLOR You will learn to understand what your paint and brushes can do for you – learn color, concept, perception and usage. Learn how to make them work in creating your art and developing your own distinctive style. You will use copy/photographs of your own for reference. However serious about

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    • Picturesque Pastel

      Instructor: Deborah LaFogg-Docherty BEGINNERS/INTERMEDIATE – PASTEL Students will explore the use of pastel, learn technique, experiment with underpainting, textures and play with color. Classes will include themed subjects and student choice. All will have the chance to create pastel paintings that have strong compositions, pleasing colors with exciting results. Registration for Spring/Summer OPENS 4/6/18 at

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    • Creative Collage & Abstract

      Instructor: Erin Ashley BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE – ACRYLIC/MIXED MEDIA Your creative juices will be flowing in this fun and no pressure class. Explore and discover new ways to create collages and abstract art using torn papers, fabric, photographs and your recycled materials incorporating painting, distressing and so much more. We will create on wood and canvas as

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    • Exploring Painting

      Instructor: Vicki Siegel ALL LEVELS – OIL/ACRYLIC Pursue your passion for painting and develop your individual style. Learn key principles that every artist needs to know to improve their paintings. Topics such as palette and color mixing, color value, composition, brushwork, light and shadow and experimental techniques will be covered. Demonstrations and individual instruction set

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  • Watercolor

    • Watercolor

      Instructor: Sid DelMar Leach Beginners This class will establish the basics of what watercolor is and how to use it carefully and accurately. Instruction will be in the use of transparent watercolor. Students will be given a drawing, depicting European subject matter, which they will transfer to watercolor paper. All students will work from the

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  • Drawing

    • Pencil Magic

      Instructor: Sid Delmar Leach ALL LEVELS The pencil is something everyone has and can use to good advantage to capture images onto paper or illustration board. In this class, you will be given line drawings along with value studies of the images and the pencils you will need for your exercises. Students will learn to

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    • Drawing 101

      Instructor: Beth Sloat BEGINNER Learn to see like an artist in a structured and supportive environment. Learning to draw can be a life changing experience and drawing is the gateway to all the visual arts. Students will become acquainted with various drawing tools and learn to draw realistically from observation with exercises that include line,

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    • Drawing 102

      Instructor: Beth Sloat INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED Let’s continue the drawing experience! Now that you’ve learned the fundamentals in Drawing 101, We will hone in on those skills and take your artistry to the next level. With ever changing still life subjects, this class will focus on composition, rhythmn/movement, pattern, unity/variety and value development. Listen to music as

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