adult art Archives - Gorton Center


May 29, 2024

Tropical Florals (Adult Art Class)

During this workshop, participants will paint bright, bold blooms. These are intensely-colored flowers inspired by tropical plants and flowering annuals in the garden. We will work […]
October 13, 2023

Adult Art: Cherry Blossoms

Art is not just for children or professionals – it can be therapeutic and is an excellent way to relieve stress. So join us for some […]
August 24, 2023

Palette & Pours: Contemporary Flowers

Creating and expressing oneself through art can be a therapeutic and fulfilling experience that promotes mental wellness. Art classes are a great way to meet new […]
August 24, 2023

Palette & Pours: Underwater Sea Creatures

Grab a friend and join other adults for a fun evening of wine and painting. Sandie Bacon and Lezlie Lenz will be leading this inspiring and […]
July 19, 2022

Adult Art: Poinsettia in Watercolor

Paint a holiday floral in watercolor. Compile a light sketch using a brush, then layer tones of color. Embellish the petals and leaves with texture using […]
July 19, 2022

Adult Art: Lunaria

Paint stems of Lunaria using watercolor, coffee and metallic pigments. Lunaria, also known as silver dollar plant, feature seed pods that are iridescent. We’ll practice layering […]
July 19, 2022

Adult Art: Falling Leaves in Watercolor

Use watercolors to paint leaves changing color. We will experiment with color blending and layering. This technique can be used for a variety of autumn-inspired themes. […]
July 15, 2022

Adult Art: Sunflowers Watercolor

Explore the fluid style of watercolors by painting a grouping of sunflowers. Sketch the blooms then use layers of color. Bring the garden into focus as you […]
April 13, 2022

Adult Art: Garden Florals in Watercolor

Interpret your green thumb from an artist’s point of view! This watercolor class teaches you how to sketch and loosely paint several flowers and plants from […]
November 11, 2021

Art: Drawing & Painting with Sandie Bacon

Join Sandie Bacon for a class that explores a variety of drawing and painting techniques and building on the basics.  You’ll start with drawing contour lines, […]
November 2, 2021

Adult Art: The Joy of Painting

Michael LaTala is back with his beloved The Joy of Painting art class!  In this class, Michael uses oil, pastels, charcoal and conte’ crayon but students […]