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Winter 2023 Classes & Workshops - Registration is Now Open!

2022-2023 Membership is required to enroll in classes and to receive the discounted workshop rate.  Click Wayne Art Center - Registration (activecommunities.com) to purchase your updated membership before enrolling in Winter 2023 classes.

Fall 2022 Workshops
Winter 2023 Workshops

Drawing & Painting Ceramics Sculpture Metals Culinary Special Media Online Lectures/Tours view_module view_list

Lectures/Tours

ThursdayMatisse in the 1930's Tour
10:30am–1:30pm · January 12, 2023

Adult Workshops

SundayStill Life in the Interior w/Peter Van Dyck
10am–4pm · April 14–April 16, 2023

Jewelry Workshop- Bands: From Basic to Sublime w/Marne Ryan
10am–4pm · April 15–April 16, 2023

Still Life: Personal Narratives w/Edmond Praybe
10am–4pm · March 18–March 19, 2023

Painting with a Palette Knife w/Cynthia Rosen
10am–4pm · March 25–March 26, 2023

Jewelry Water Casting Two Day Workshop w/Linda Lurcott
10am–4pm · March 18–March 19, 2023

Sedona Plein Air Workshop on Location w/Doug Tweddale
1pm–6pm · April 23–April 28, 2023

Painting the Dramatic Interior with Patrick Lee
10am–4pm · February 25–February 26, 2023

Emphasizing Abstraction w/Stuart Shils
9am–4:30pm · April 28–April 30, 2023

MondayCreating Dynamic Landscape from Photos with Qiang Huang
10am–4pm · May 15–May 17, 2023

WednesdayClay Camp in the New Year: Hand Building w/Karen Sacks
10am–3pm · January 4–January 6, 2023

Clay Camp Winter 2023 Open Studio w/ Eva Hozinez
10am–3pm · January 4–January 6, 2023

SaturdayTalking About Paintings, Together AM w/Stuart Shils
9:30am–12:30pm · February 25, 2023

Talking About Paintings, Together PM w/Stuart Shils
1pm–4pm · February 25, 2023

Drawing as the Beginning of Presence Beginner w/Stuart Shils
9am–4:30pm · February 4, 2023

Drawing as the Beginning of Presence w/Stuart Shils
9am–4:30pm · March 11, 2023

Enamel Pendants w/Emily Pellini
10am–1pm · February 4, 2023

Illustrative Enamel Brooches w/Emily Pellini
10am–4pm · March 4, 2023

Painting with Water Mixable Oils February w/ Beth Bathe
10am–3pm · February 11, 2023

Painting with Water Mixable Oils in April w/ Beth Bathe
10am–3pm · April 1, 2023

Jewelry Take Heart One Day Workshop w/Linda Lurcott
10am–4pm · February 11, 2023

Adult Drawing & Painting

SundayPainting The Figure w/ Jon Redmond
10am–3pm · April 22–April 23, 2023

The Intimate Object: Breathing Life/Still Life w/Jon Redmond
10am–5pm · March 4–March 5, 2023

MondayAlla Prima Painting w/Jan Wier
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–February 27, 2023

Aqueous Media Pastel & Oil Painting, PM w/Joseph Sweeney
1pm–4pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Open Life Drawing Studio with Model
1pm–4pm · February 6–April 17, 2023

Introduction to Painting in Oils w/Michael Doyle
1pm–4pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Adult/Teen Figure Drawing AGES 16+ w/Michael Doyle
6:15pm–9:15pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Aqueous Media Pastel & Oil Painting w/Joseph Sweeney
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Art of the Portrait with Ernie Norcia
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Painting Over the Line 3 hours w/Kassem Amoudi
10am–1pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Painting Over the Line 5 hours w/Kassem Amoudi
10am–3pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

TuesdayWatercolor: Enjoy the Process! w/Laurie Daddona
9:15am–12:15pm · January 10–April 4, 2023

Exploring Mixed Media & Collage w/Laurie Daddona
12:30pm–3pm · January 10–April 4, 2023

Advanced Drawing & Painting w/Karen Fogarty
9:30am–12:30pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Oil Painting Starting Up & Moving Along w/Karen Fogarty
1pm–4pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Classic Watercolor Tuesdays w/Alice Meyer Wallace
1pm–4pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Fixing Your Color Mixing Jan - Feb w/Randall Graham
6pm–9pm · January 10–February 14, 2023

Fixing Your Color Mixing Feb - March w/Randall Graham
6pm–9pm · February 21–March 28, 2023

Light & Shadow w/Stefanie Lieberman
9:30am–12:30pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Introduction to the Figure W/Michael Doyle
1pm–4pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Figure Within an Interior Environment w/Michael Doyle
6:15pm–9:15pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

WednesdayPoetic Pastels w/Barbara Berry
1pm–4pm · February 1–March 29, 2023

Painting Explorations with Doug Tweddale
1pm–4pm · January 11–February 15, 2023

Fundamentals of Oils w/Stefanie Lieberman
9:30am–12:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Contemporary Figure Drawing w/Ernie Norcia
1pm–4pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Animal Portraits w/Ernie Norcia
9:30am–12:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Buildings in the Landscape w/Claudia Rilling
9:30am–12:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Exploring Abstraction w/Val Rossman
1pm–4pm · March 1–March 29, 2023

A Traditional Approach to Painting & Drawing w/Sasha Diehl
6:30pm–9pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

The Abstracted Landscape with Claudia Rilling
1pm–4pm · January 11–February 1, 2023

ThursdayOil Painting Starting Up Moving Along Thurs w/Karen Fogarty
9:30am–12:30pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Oil Painting Developing Personal Aesthetic w/Karen Fogarty
1pm–4pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Classic Watercolor Thursday Evening with Alice Meyer Wallace
6:30pm–9pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Painting with a Purpose w/Stefanie Lieberman
1pm–4pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Photo to Canvas with Anne Graham
1pm–4pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

FridayWatercolor Ways/ Eight Weeks with Wendy Scheirer
10am–12:30pm · January 20–March 10, 2023

Finding the Light in Watercolor w/Mick McAndrews
10am–3pm · January 6–February 10, 2023

Traditional Painting Techniques w/Randall Graham
10am–1pm · January 13–March 31, 2023

Joy of Drawing w/Barbara Zanelli
10am–1pm · January 13–February 17, 2023

Addressing the Figure w/Anne Graham
10am–1pm · February 17–March 31, 2023

Mixed Media Workshop w/ Laurie Daddona
10am–3pm · March 10–March 11, 2023

SaturdayDrawing and Painting w/Kassem Amoudi
9:30am–12:30pm · January 14–March 25, 2023

Adult Ceramics

MondaySeize the Clay w/ Eva Hozinez
1pm–4pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Pottery Hand Building Find Your Way with Clay w/Jimmy Clark
1pm–4pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

The Beginner's Guide to Wheel Throwing w/Peter Murray Monday
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Open Studio Pass Ceramics for Winter 2023 Enrolled Students
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–March 25, 2023

Pottery Wheel for Adults Monday Evenings with John Wilson
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

Pottery Wheel for Adults on Monday AM w/John Wilson
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

TuesdayBeginning Paper Clay w/Jerry Bennett
1pm–4pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Pottery for Adults and Teens w/Ryan Wheeler on Tuesday
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Pottery for Adults and Teens w/Veronica McLaughlin Tuesday
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Sgraffito and Slip Trail Design w/Len Barag
9:30am–12:30pm · February 21–March 28, 2023

WednesdayPottery Hand and Wheel w/Veronica McLaughlin
9:30am–12:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Pottery: Slab to Fab 3 Hour Class w/Karen Sacks Wednesday
9:30am–12:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Pottery Slab to Fab 4 hour class w/Karen Sacks Wed
1pm–5pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Pottery Wheel for Adults Wednesday Afternoon w/ John Wilson
1pm–4pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Pottery Wheel for Adults Wednesday Evening w/ John Wilson
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Pottery Hand & Wheel All Levels with Matt Courtney
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 18–March 29, 2023

ThursdaySeize the Clay for Intermediate and Advanced w/ Eva Hozinez
1pm–4pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Beginner/Intermediate Guide to Wheel Throwing w/Peter Murray
9:30am–12:30pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Pottery for Adults & Teens Thursdays w/Ryan Wheeler
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Pottery: Slab to Fab (Thur PM) w/ Karen Sacks
6:30pm–9:30pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Pottery Handbuilding Beg/Intermediate w/ Susan Branco Thurs
9:30am–12:30pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

FridayHandbuilding Studio 5 hours w/Karen Sacks on Friday
9:30am–2:30pm · January 13–March 31, 2023

Pottery Pinching & Pit Firing with Jimmy Clark on Friday
10am–1pm · January 13–March 24, 2023

SaturdayPottery for Adults/Teens: Saturday w/ Ryan Wheeler
9:30am–12:30pm · January 14–March 25, 2023

Adult Sculpture

MondayStone Sculpture w/Piera Raffaele
10am–1pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

TuesdaySculpting from Casts w/Jennifer Frudakis Petry
9:30am–12:30pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Sculpture for the Home & Garden w/ Jennifer Frudakis
1pm–4pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Adult Metals

TuesdayJewelry 101/Let's Get Started with Chris Darway
6pm–9pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

WednesdayJewelry 101/Let's Get Started with Chris Darway
10am–1pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Jeweler's Bench w/Christopher Darway
1:30pm–3:30pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

Jewelry-Lost Wax Casting and Beyond w/Christopher Darway
6pm–9pm · January 11–March 29, 2023

ThursdayEnameling w/Emily Pellini
11am–2pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Enameling Open Studio w/Emily Pellini
2pm–4pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Adult Culinary Arts

ThursdayRegional Italian Cooking with Wine Pairing
6pm–8:05pm · January 26, 2023

Valentine's Dinner w/Stony Run Wine Pairing
6pm–8:30pm · February 9, 2023

Regional French Cuisine and Wine Pairing w/Stony Run Winery
6pm–8:30pm · January 12, 2023

Philly Restaurant Favorites w/Stony Run Wine Pairing
6pm–8:30pm · February 23, 2023

Adult Special Media

MondayArtful Impressions Printmaking & Mixed Media w/Marlene Adler
9:30am–12:30pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

TuesdayStained Glass: Advanced w/Mark Kidd
6:30pm–9pm · January 10–March 28, 2023

Photoshop w/Laura Ducceschi
6:30pm–9pm · January 10–February 28, 2023

Crochet - Not Your Grandmother's Doilies w/Karen Bentz
9:30am–12pm · January 10–February 14, 2023

Crochet - Not Your Grandmother's Doilies II w/Karen Bentz
9:30am–12pm · February 21–March 28, 2023

ThursdayStained Glass: All levels Thursday w/Mark Kidd
6:30pm–9pm · January 12–March 30, 2023

Lectures/Tours

ThursdayMatisse in the 1930's Tour
10:30am–1:30pm · January 12, 2023

Winter 2023 Online Classes - Registration is Now Open!

Please refer to the art materials list specific to each class. Registration for a class is for one participant. If you have more than one person participating from your household please register them each individually. view_module view_list

MondayOnline Paper Clay Techniques W/Jerry Bennett
1pm–3pm · January 9–March 27, 2023

WednesdayAbsolute Beginning Watercolor Online w/Deena Ball
6pm–8pm · January 25–February 15, 2023

Watercolor Fundamentals Online w/Deena Ball
6pm–8pm · March 1–March 22, 2023

FridayOnline Expression in Paint Oil/Acrylic w/Stefanie Lieberman
10am–12pm · January 13–March 31, 2023

Fall 2022 Classes & Workshops - Registration is Still Open!

2022-2023 Membership is required to enroll in classes and to receive the discounted workshop rate.  Click Wayne Art Center - Registration (activecommunities.com) to purchase your updated membership before enrolling in Fall 2022 classes.

Drawing & Painting Ceramics Sculpture Metals Culinary Special Media Workshops Online Lectures/Tours view_module view_list

Adult Workshops

SundayPop-Up Workshop Make Your Own Tools & Textures w/Karen Sacks
10am–3pm · December 11

SaturdayAbstracted Landscapes w/Abby Ober
10am–4pm · December 10

Adult Drawing & Painting

MondayAqueous Media Pastel & Oil Painting w/Joseph Sweeney
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 12

Bring Your Paintings to Life w/Elise Phillips
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 12

Painting Over the Line 5 hours w/Kassem Amoudi
10am–3pm · September 19–December 12

Open Life Drawing Studio with Model
1pm–4pm · September 19–December 12

Alla Prima Painting w/Jan Wier
1pm–4pm · October 31–December 5

Introduction to Painting in Oils w/Michael Doyle
1pm–4pm · September 19–December 12

Adult/Teen Figure Drawing AGES 15+ w/Michael Doyle
6:15pm–9:15pm · September 19–December 12

Painting Over the Line 3 hours w/Kassem Amoudi
10am–1pm · September 19–December 12

Art of the Portrait with Ernie Norcia
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 12

TuesdayIntroduction to the Figure W/Michael Doyle
1pm–4pm · September 20–December 13

Figure Within an Interior Environment w/Michael Doyle
6:15pm–9:15pm · September 20–December 13

Open Studio Drawing, Painting and Pastels Tuesday Evenings
6pm–9pm · November 1–December 13

Animal Painting w/Stefanie Lieberman
9:30am–12:30pm · November 8–December 13

Watercolor: Enjoy the Process! w/Laurie Daddona
9:15am–12:15pm · September 20–December 13

Exploring Mixed Media & Collage w/Laurie Daddona
12:30pm–3pm · September 20–December 13

Advanced Drawing & Painting w/Karen Fogarty
9:30am–12:30pm · September 20–December 13

Oil Painting Starting Up & Moving Along w/Karen Fogarty
1pm–4pm · September 20–December 13

Still Life Painting with Jon Redmond
1pm–4pm · November 1–December 20

Light & Color Basics of Oil Painting w/Jon Redmond
9:30am–12:30pm · November 1–December 20

WednesdayFundamentals of Oils w/Stefanie Lieberman
9:30am–12:30pm · September 21–December 14

Landscape in the Studio: All Mediums w/Bonnie Mettler
1pm–4pm · September 21–December 14

A Traditional Approach to Painting & Drawing w/Sasha Diehl
6:30pm–9pm · September 21–December 14

Exploring Abstraction w/Val Rossman
1pm–4pm · September 28–December 14

Loosening Up: A Painterly Approach w/Claudia Rilling
1pm–4pm · September 21–December 14

Landscape in the Studio w/Claudia Rilling
9:30am–12:30pm · September 21–December 14

Painting Exploration - All Levels & Mediums w/Doug Tweddale
1pm–4pm · November 2–December 14

ThursdayClassic Watercolor Thursday Evening with Alice Meyer Wallace
6:30pm–9pm · September 22–December 15

Oil Painting Starting Up Moving Along Thurs w/Karen Fogarty
9:30am–12:30pm · September 22–December 15

Painting with a Purpose w/Stefanie Lieberman
1pm–4pm · September 22–December 15

Photo to Canvas with Anne Graham
1pm–4pm · September 22–December 15

Value and Temperature w/Jon Redmond
1pm–4pm · November 3–December 22

Alla Prima Pastels: Food, Flowers, & Faces w/ Barbara Berry
9:30am–12:30pm · September 22–December 15

Painting from Photos w/Jon Redmond
9:30am–12:30pm · November 3–December 22

Oil Painting Developing Personal Aesthetic w/Karen Fogarty
1pm–4pm · September 22–December 15

FridayFloral Watercolor/ Six Weeks II with Wendy Scheirer
10am–12:30pm · November 4–December 16

Plein Air Landscape Outdoors & Indoors w/ Randall Graham
10am–12:30pm · September 23–December 16

Drawing w/Barbara Zanelli
10am–1pm · November 11–December 16

Adult Ceramics

MondayPottery Hand Building Find Your Way with Clay w/Jimmy Clark
1pm–4pm · September 19–December 12

Open Studio Pass Ceramics for Fall 2022 Enrolled Students
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 17

Pottery Hand & Wheel Monday Evenings with John Wilson
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 19–December 12

Seize the Clay Monday Nights w/ Eva Hozinez
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 19–December 12

Pottery Hand & Wheel with John Wilson on Monday
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 12

TuesdayPottery for Adults and Teens w/Ryan Wheeler on Tuesday
6:30pm–9:30pm · October 11–December 13

Pottery for Adults and Teens w/Veronica McLaughlin Tuesday
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 20–December 13

WednesdayPottery: Slab to Fab 3 Hour Class w/Karen Sacks Wednesday
9:30am–12:30pm · September 21–December 14

Pottery Hand and Wheel w/Veronica McLaughlin
9:30am–12:30pm · September 21–December 14

Pottery Hand & Wheel Wednesday Night with John Wilson
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 21–December 14

Pottery Hand & Wheel Wednesday Afternoon w/ John Wilson
1pm–4pm · September 21–December 14

Pottery Hand & Wheel All Levels with Matt Courtney
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 21–December 14

Pottery Slab to Fab 4 hour class w/Karen Sacks Wed
1pm–5pm · September 21–December 14

ThursdayPottery for Adults & Teens Thursdays w/Ryan Wheeler
6:30pm–9:30pm · October 13–December 15

Beginner/Intermediate Guide to Wheel Throwing w/Peter Murray
9:30am–12:30pm · September 22–December 15

Pottery Handbuilding Beg/Intermediate w/ Susan Branco Thurs
9:30am–12:30pm · September 22–December 15

Pottery: Slab to Fab (Thur PM) w/ Karen Sacks
6:30pm–9:30pm · September 22–December 15

Seize the Clay: Back to Basics w/ Eva Hozinez on Thursday
1pm–4pm · September 22–December 15

FridayHandbuilding Studio w/Karen Sacks on Friday
10am–2pm · September 23–December 16

SaturdayPottery for Adults/Teens: Saturday w/ Ryan Wheeler
9:30am–12:30pm · October 15–December 17

Adult Sculpture

MondayStone Sculpture w/Piera Raffaele
10am–1pm · September 19–December 12

TuesdayAdvanced Portrait Sculpture w/Jennifer Frudakis-Petry
9:30am–12:30pm · September 20–December 13

Sculpture for the Home & Garden w/ Jennifer Frudakis
1pm–4pm · September 20–December 13

Adult Metals

WednesdayJewelry-Lost Wax Casting and Beyond w/Christopher Darway
6pm–9pm · September 21–December 14

ThursdayEnameling w/Emily Pellini
11:30am–2:30pm · September 29–December 15

Adult Culinary Arts

ThursdayHoliday Appetizers & Wine w/Stony Run Winery
6pm–8:30pm · December 8

Buche de Noel (Yule Log) w/Chef Patrick Gauthron
6:30pm–8:30pm · December 15

Adult Special Media

MondayArtful Impressions Printmaking & Mixed Media w/Marlene Adler
9:30am–12:30pm · September 19–December 12

TuesdayCrochet - Not Your Grandmother's Doilies w/Karen Bentz
9:30am–12pm · November 1–December 6

Stained Glass: Advanced w/Mark Kidd
6:30pm–9pm · September 27–December 13

ThursdayBroaden Your World W/Kate Hochner
10am–12pm · October 13–December 15

Fall 2022 Online Classes

Please refer to the art materials list specific to each class. Registration for a class is for one participant. If you have more than one person participating from your household please register them each individually. view_module view_list

MondayOnline Paper Clay Techniques W/Jerry Bennett
1pm–3pm · September 19–December 12

FridayOnline Expression in Paint Oil/Acrylic w/Stefanie Lieberman
10am–12pm · September 23–December 16

Education

Policies and Information

Please refer to the art materials list specific to each class. Registration for a class is for one participant. If you have more than one person participating from your household please register them each individually.

Education

Our mission is to foster our students' artistic development, whatever their level. Wayne Art Center's faculty members accomplish this by presenting lessons that form the building blocks of a strong foundation in the arts. Students are encouraged to continually challenge themselves and move forward in their artistic experience. Small class sizes ensure that students receive individual attention from their instructors and have the chance to interact with their fellow classmates. The Wayne Art Center's faculty members are working artists who have graduated from the nation's most respected art schools. Many have won awards for their work and are represented in public and private art collections around the country. Our cooking classes and workshops are taught by professional chefs who have worked in some of the most prestigious restaurants in the area and around the world. Learn more about our Faculty. In addition to our core classes, we offer special workshops by regionally and nationally known professional artists, as well as lectures by art historians, artists and jurors.

Membership

Join Today! As the Wayne Art Center is a non-profit, member-sponsored organization, a current yearly membership is required to enroll in all classes. Our membership year runs from September 1st - August 31st. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a Wayne Art Center member.

Private Lessons

Request a Private Lesson The Wayne Art Center offers private lessons for students looking for personalized instruction. Our staff will match you with a faculty member based on your interests and experience level. Lessons are scheduled according to teacher and student availability in blocks of four one-hour lessons at a time. Private lessons for one student, semi-private lessons for two to four students, and private group class for groups of five or more students

Scholarship

The Wayne Art Center welcomes students of all backgrounds and offers full and partial scholarships to those who show documented financial hardship. Please call or stop by the front office to request a scholarship application form. To sponsor a scholarship, please email us, or call at 610.688.3553.
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