Farmstead Arts Center is offering virtual (online) art classes, taught by the Farmstead’s talented teaching artists. Classes will be held via Zoom. Students can take advantage of online painting classes, including watercolor, oil, pastels, colored pencils and drawing classes including figure, portrait and illustration.

Registration is underway for the following classes, so don't delay in signing up today!

To sign up for classes, visit http://farmsteadarts.eventbrite.com.  Class descriptions can also be found at: https://farmsteadartscenter.org/fa-home/classes-camps/

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As our office is closed, please email  admin@farmsteadarts.org for more information.

Three week workshops begin January 5, 2021:

Workshops with Doug Schiller

  • Intro to Watercolors (Jan 5,12, 19) - 2-4 pm
  • Oil Painting (Jan 5, 12, 19) - 7-9 pm
  • Intro to Pastels (Jan 6, 13, 20) - 1-3 pm
  • Draw & Paint (Jan 6, 13, 20) - 3:30-5:30 pm
  • Colored Pencils (Jan 7, 14, 21) - 4-6 pm
  • Tromp L'oeil (Jan 7, 14, 21) - 7-9 pm

Workshop with Stefano Junior

  • Cartooning Principles (Ages 10 and up) – (Jan 9, 16, 23) – 11am-1pm

Six week classes begin February 8, 2021:

Class with Margaret Fanning

  • Painting with Watercolor – Thursdays, 10am-12pm
  • Fundamentals of Drawing – Thursdays, 1-3pm

Class with Stefano Junior

  • Introduction to Illustration & Cartooning – Saturdays, 11am-1pm

Classes with Oscar Peterson

  • Watercolor Painting – Wednesdays, 10am-12pm
  • Portrait Drawing – Fridays, 10am-12pm
  • Figure Drawing – Fridays, 1-3pm 
  • Landscape & Still Life Painting – Fridays – 4:30 – 6:30 pm

Classes with Doug Schiller

  • Master the Art of Colored Pencils – Mondays – 2-4pm
  • Indoor Studio Landscapes – Mondays 7-9pm
  • Introduction to Watercolors – Tuesdays 2-4pm
  • Oil Painting – Tuesdays – 7-9pm
  • Intro to Pastels – Wednesdays, 1-3pm
  • Drawing & Painting for Adults – Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:30pm
  • Tromp L’oeil – Thursdays - 4-6pm
  • Teen Drawing & Painting – Thursdays, 7-9pm

Events are made possible, in part, by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.