Visual Storytelling


Friday Night Art Samplers

Looking for something unique to do with your friends on a Friday night? Skip the ubiquitous paint night and learn to actually draw! Our Friday night "Art Samplers" offer a fun way to combine a night out with an uncommon and valuable new experience. Each session is just one hour, and will focus on a different specific type of illustration. You'll be inspired as you learn to draw like a professional (impress your friends and neighbors!) in our immersive "secret" castle room. Grab some friends and a bottle of wine and you've got the recipe for a lively and fresh new night on the town!

Drawing the Face

Friday January 10 /  7:00 - 8:00 pm

Learn how to draw a face along with proper placement and proportions of facial body parts.

Pop Art: Drawing the Cartoon Face

Friday January 24 /  7:00 - 8:00 pm

Have fun drawing different styles of a cartoon face!

Valentine's Night: Live Figure Drawing

Friday February 14 /  7:00 - 8:00 pm

A special live figure drawing event of drawing multiple subjects and expressions that will leave your heart feeling warm and fuzzy.

Pop Art: Drawing Cartoon Hands

Friday February 28 /  7:00 - 8:00 pm

Get a grip on learning how to draw cartoon hands of different styles!


Art In Depth

Stories can be told in a myriad of different ways. One of the most beloved of these is visual storytelling, a craft many of us attempt and would love to master. Learn from a professional how to improve and polish your drawing skills in this focused two-hour class. (Suitable for ages 10 - adult)

Drawing the Still Life

Saturday January 11 /  1:00 - 3:00 pm

Get tips and advice on how to draw an accurate still life art piece by using several methods of perspective and drawing relationships.

Pop Art: Chibi Art

Saturday January 25 /  1:00 - 3:00 pm

Immerse yourself in learning how to draw the miniature style of Chibi figure drawing along with several fun Chibi style elements.

Figure Drawing

Saturday February 15 /  1:00 - 3:00 pm

A special live figure drawing event of drawing multiple subjects and expressions that will leave your heart feeling warm and fuzzy.

Pop Art: Anime

Saturday February 29 /  1:00 - 3:00 pm

The power of Anime will be at your fingertips as you not only learn how to draw in this style but tips on how to take it to the next level!


Just for Kids

Fantasy Drawing: Fairies & Dragons

Friday December 13 /  5:30 - 7:30 pm

Learn to bring the figures in your imagination to life!

Artist in Residence:

Robin Towle-fecso

Robin Towle-Fecso is a seasoned creative professional, graphic design business owner and an Adjunct Professor of Graphic Design at Asnuntuck Community College. Her company, Jumpstart, has created commercial branding designs for local companies for the past 12 years, building on her vast previous experience designing websites, brochures, logos and the like for major companies across the country.


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