The Blackstone Valley Art Association has many talented art instructors in our mix. Here is a listing of the ones we know about so far. If you’re a BVAA member who teaches art and aren’t on this list yet, contact us so we can add you in!
Talented painter Carol Arnold teaches a monthly oil painting class at the BVAA Alternatives Uxbridge Community Gallery! Carol is a member of Richard Schmid and Nancy Guzik’s Putney Painters! All levels of painters are welcomed with open arms. The focus will be on drawing, edges, values and color. These are areas which a beginner can practice and an advanced student can hone to perfection.
Sue Dion has done workshops for the BVAA in the past. Her gallery space is right down the street from us in Uxbridge. She teaches watercolors, acrylics, oils, and other media.
Bonnie teaches classes in a variety of topics – colored pencil, pen and ink drawings, canvas paintings, mixed media, furniture painting, and more. She is based in Grafton at SellarShop.
Libia has two studios – one in Milford and one in Whitinsville. Her art classes are called “DColorex”. Dcolorex brings you realistic fine art ideas for everybody, here you will find preschoolers’ first strokes, children’s art, teens and adult’s projects. Learn to see, to mix and apply color. Strengthen your skills, and amaze yourself with a masterpiece at DColorex.
Scott is a talented illustrator and painter. He teaches drawing classes at the Worcester Art Museum and has illustrated many area children’s books.
Michelle St. Pierre
Michelle teaches a variety of classes in drawing and painting at the Firefly Gallery in Uxbridge. It’s right around the corner from our BVAA gallery. Check out the schedule and sign up!
If you’re a BVAA member who isn’t listed yet, let us know!
I’ll add a gallery of the instructors’ featured paintings here soon, once I hear from them what they want to showcase.