ART CLASSES 2019-10-29T15:46:59+00:00

    Snow Studio – Upcoming Classes

We have exciting classes lined up for this fall. Starting in October we’ll have watercolor, drawing, and portraiture classes at Rainy Day Art & Framing Company!

Drawing Fundamentals

Drawing of hand with pen
Teacher:  Anne Garavaglia

Date: Monday Evenings, Beginning in mid-January

Time:  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Class Fee:  $120.00 per person

Ages: Teens & Adults

Come create with us!  Learn fundamental drawing techniques and improve

your ability to draw through basic techniques that anyone can master.

ALL abilities are welcome!

Portrait Painting in Oils Girl with the Pearl Earring painting

Teacher:  Anne Garavaglia

Dates: Tuesday Evenings, beginning in mid-January

Time:  6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Class Fee:  $120.00 per person

Ages: Teens & Adults

Learn to paint in with oils in this workshop that will enrich your skills and expose you to valuable techniques and familiarize you with a medium to help you create portrait paintings in oil.   We are painting from Vermeer’s “Girl With a Pearl Earring.” Students will mix a specific palette and paint quickly to emphasize the importance of basic light, shadow and shapes – the fundamentals of a good painting.  Course provides the foundation for beginning artists who wish to get started in the pursuit of learning to paint in oils.

  • Comfortable classroom setting with plenty of natural lighting
  • Low student/teacher ratio
  • Focused and supportive atmosphere
  • Teacher demonstration and helpful instruction while you work

Beginning Watercolor

Dates: Wednesday Evenings, beginning in mid-January

Time:  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Class Fee:  $120.00 per person

Ages: Teens & Adults at Beginner’s Level

Linoleum Printmaking: With John Benson

Teacher:  John Benson

Dates: Thursdays, beginning mid-January

Time:  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Class Fee:  $40.00 per person (Some supplies needed)

Ages: Teens & Adults at Beginner’s Level

We are so excited to host Print Artist John Benson! John has been a fixture at the Michigan Renaissance Festival for many years and has graciously offered to share his printing knowledge with YOU! John will be structuring this class so that your final piece(s) can be used to make your very own cards.

Contact us!



Join us Saturday, November 2nd for our monthly Bob Ross Class

Enjoy painting a rustic scene of mountains and pines on wood-like background. Perfect for your cottage up north!

You don’t need any artistic experience or ability.  Our certified Bob Ross Instructor, Ted Simpson, will walk you through a 4 hour painting journey and you will leave the class with the beautiful painting that you see below!

 $75.00 per person, includes all supplies. 
Class begins at 11 a.m. sharp and runs to 3 p.m.
Please contact Ted to register for the class at 248-622-9053 or Reserve your spot now!

Mountain and trees landscape

Upcoming Bob Ross Classes

Saturday, December 7th

Painting of river and trees

Saturday, January 4th

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