Painting / Drawing

(17 activities)
Reset Filters
  • Book Now

    Intro to Drawing

    (5)
    Start turning your stick figures and doodles into masterpieces. In this class you'll get plenty of attention and encouragement as you develop your skills. You will be introduced to basic drawing by studying a variety of objects, styles, and techniques. You will increase your ability to draw quickly, accurately, to your satisfaction. Learn tips and tricks for creating the texture and effect you are looking for in your drawings from your friendly instructor. You too can develop realistic, imaginative, and expressive drawing skills.
    Intro to Drawing

    4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago

    • Learn the fundamentals of drawing under the guidance of a friendly instructor
    • Gain skills in rendering subjects with proper proportions, perspective, and texture
    • Develop realistic, imaginative, and expressive drawing skills
    • Walk away with a few beautiful creations you can share with family and friends
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    4 positive reviews
  • No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Your Bucketlist
  • Book Now

    Couples Art Class

    Because the most important thing to have in a relationship is great communication, you and your loved one talk, express your feelings, and share your thoughts on a daily basis. What if you could do all that through a different and intriguing way? Like, through art? Well, you can. Come together with your loved one to this edgy class, a modern painting lesson that will connect you two in unimaginable ways through art and music, and teach you a basic understanding of painting techniques. Together, you two will create a painting on a canvas and listen to incredible music that will inspire you. By the end, a new kind of communication will be experienced and superbly enjoyed.
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Couples Art Class

    2141 W North Ave, Chicago

    • Learn a basic understanding of standard painting materials and techniques
    • Create a painting together on a canvas in a modern and friendly atmosphere
    • Listen to amazing music while creating modern art in a sensual and adventurous environment
    • Have fun with a friend or loved one
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Oil painting

    Curious about the same painting medium that gave us the Mona Lisa? Come explore the processes of oil painting! This class, perfect for those new to oils, provides a detailed introduction to this classical painting style. Explore your own desire for artistic expression by mixing colors and seeing your visions become reality. On the endless depths and possibilities of a canvas, let the fundamentals of oil painting be everything you need to feel like the artist you truly want to be! Note: All supplies are included.
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Oil painting

    1821 W Hubbard St, Chicago

    • Learn the fundamentals and techniques of oil painting
    • Grow as an artist by exploring the possibilities of this unique painting medium
    • Finish paintings you could never have imagined yourself creating
    • No experience necessary
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Wine and Painting Class

    (5)
    Remember art class in elementary school? Where you painted beautiful pictures to take home for mom to hang up on the fridge. What would you say to an adult version of this class? The only difference is that instead of taking a drink at the water fountain, you'll down a glass of Merlot. Embark on an art adventure with Discovery Center's wine and painting evening. You don't need drawing or painting experience for this, but an adventurous spirit will do... and a refrigerator to hang up your masterpiece!
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Wine and Painting Class

    4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago

    • Enjoy a themed evening of painting an image of your own
    • Sip a glass, or three, of wine as you paint
    • Explore your creative spirit
    • No experience necessary
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    4 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Abstract Art Creation

    Abstract is a form of art that truly requires you to trust your instincts. With inspiring music towering the soundwaves, you will paint what you feel, and feel what you paint. This is a type of class that will provide you with a large and bright studio and place your mind in the stress-free environment it's been waiting for all week. Using a range of colors, and a departure from standard visuals, you will paint, create, and engulf yourself in the creative process; and enjoy learning and developing the invaluable skills of painting in a modern and friendly atmosphere.
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Abstract Art Creation

    2141 W North Ave, Chicago

    • Learn fundamentals about painting techniques, such as abstract visual representation, and composition
    • Listen to experimental sounds in a stress-free environment
    • Be inspired by the human form and elements from your surrounding world to complete a modern art painting
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    BYOB Wine and Painting

    (1)
    Not all minds are the same so neither should all creations be! During this 3 hour abstract painting class, you'll have the chance to develop your own crazy and creative (re: slightly drunken) ideas while creating a masterpiece to take home as a souvenir! This class will begin with a few simple demonstrations of painting techniques. Then, as you work, receive necessary guidance and advice from an expert painter. Whatever the range of your ability may be, you'll have a blast in this class whether you're a beginner or a pro. Don't forget to bring the two most important things: your creativity and a bottle of wine!
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    BYOB Wine and Painting

    3920 N Ashland Ave, Chicago

    • Sip a glass of wine while creating a masterpiece to take home
    • Learn painting basics, including color mixing, brushwork, composition, and texture
    • Receive personal attention from an artist to develop your painting skills in a fun environment
    • Enjoy a relaxed night out testing your creativity and having a great time
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    1 positive reviews
  • Give the gift of fun with a Vimbly gift card!
    Learn More
  • Book Now

    Express Furniture Painting Workshop

    Join Avenue 122 with their Workshop Express class where you will bring new life to an old piece of furniture. Their professional Van Gogh Paintologist will teach you the fundamental and unique qualities of Van Gogh Fossil Paint and beeswax finishes in a hands-on class. This is a class for any DIY person or novice who wants to learn how to upcycle furniture in a safe and fun environment. You will learn a two color layering technique, a shadow stencil method, distressing and finishing. Together with your instructor, you will work on a small take home project so you can display your new found skills at home. By the end of class you will have both the know-how and confidence to try a larger project on your own.
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Express Furniture Painting Workshop

    12 E State St, Geneva

    • Unleash your inner artist as you learn how to paint a piece of furniture
    • Learn about the Van Gogh Fossil Paint and beeswax finishes to create a new look for your furniture
    • Enjoy complimentary snacks, paintbrushes, and an included coat over of beeswax
    • Bring new life to your artistic style and old furniture
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Furniture Painting Workshop

    Do you have an old piece of furniture that you were thinking about getting rid of? Join Avenue 122 and bring some new life to that battered piece. The staff of Avenue 122 will walk you through on how to repaint the small piece of furniture -- using methods such as the Van Gogh Fossil Paint Line and Paintology Palette -- and give it a new life among your home decorum. Once the coat of paint has dried you will be given all natural beeswax to put a professional and lasting coat on your new art work. Van Gogh interpretations are encouraged!
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Furniture Painting Workshop

    12 E State St, Geneva

    • Unleash your inner artist as you learn how to paint a piece of furniture
    • Learn about the Van Gogh Fossil Paint Line and Paintology Palette to create a new look for your furniture
    • Enjoy complimentary snacks, paintbrushes, and an included coat over of beeswax
    • Bring new life to your artistic style and old furniture
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Ceramics: Pick & Paint

    (23)
    Between being formed into a shape and fired in a kiln, a piece of pottery has to be glazed and painted. In this class, you'll get the opportunity to do just that. Don't worry about making the pottery - you'll get one pre-made. Don't worry about firing the pottery in the kiln - VIP Paints will take care of that. What you'll have to do is use your creativity to paint the pottery with whatever colors you want.You can choose between pottery like bowls, coffee mugs and plates, and, after you make your own decoration, you'll get it back after 4-5 days.
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    Ceramics: Pick & Paint

    2015 s. Laflin, Chicago

    • Learn the fundamentals of glazing ceramics
    • Pick a piece of pre-made pottery and decorate it with your own color set
    • Paint a mug, bowl, or plate with whatever colors you choose
    • Express your creativity on something you use
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    23 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    BYOB Mixed Media Art (Libertyville)

    (1)
    Looking to express yourself, but having a hard time doing it? Two things about this arts class will fix that problem fast. First, it's mixed media, meaning access to multiple artistic implements with which to create your vision. And second, it's BYOB, meaning...well, there's nothing like popping the cork on a bottle of wine to get the creative juices flowing. You'll be free to explore your artistic side in a bright, social studio environment, supported by a professional artist who can show you the ropes if you're a novice artist. In addition to being a great creative outlet, this class is a great place to meet new friends who share your flare for mixed media art!
    No available dates to book.
    Bucketlist to hear about new dates first!
    BYOB Mixed Media Art (Libertyville)

    253 Peterson Rd, Libertyville

    • Partake in a BYOB arts party, using mixed media tools and components to create original works
    • Work with a professional artist to expand your knowledge of the arts and learn new techniques
    • Create an original art piece to take home after you're done
    • Enjoy a creative outlet while meeting fellow artists in a social, inspiring environment
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    1 positive reviews

Page 1 of 2

Kind words from our customers