Adult Art Classes in Painting & Drawing

Our Summer classes begin the week of June 4th and meet once weekly for 9 weeks. New to art or re-discovering it? Tinker provides a welcoming and supportive studio environment.

All painting and drawing classes are held in the Painting Studio, and limited to 8 students. Not interested in a full session? Check out our Friday Art Nights for a casual, fun night of painting or crafting with our talented instructors!

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Intro to Acrylics



6/6 - 8/8

No Class 7/4

6:30 - 8:30pm

$235 + $25 materials fee

Join us on Wednesday evenings to learn acrylics! This 9-week course will be laid out through step by step guidance to ensure all students will be able to progress into their own unique painting process and style. Learn basic skills and techniques while painting subject matter such as a landscape and still life. Then focus on a topic of your choice for a final canvas painting.

Meet the Instructor: Jeanne Hougen

Oil Painting:

Beginners & Intermediate


6/4 - 8/6

No Class 7/2

6:30 - 8:30pm

$235 + $0 materials fee

This 9 week session is designed to give the beginning oil painter the basic skills necessary to begin their oil painting journey, while supporting students with more experience to expand their skills. Practice both painting from life, as well as from a photo reference, and learn the basics of the visual language needed to create your own unique oil paintings. 

Please note that there is no materials fee for this class, and students are required to purchase their own supplies. After registering for the class, we will email you a supply list with detailed information about where you can purchase your supplies.

Meet the Instructor: Jeanne Hougen

Cancellation Policy:

  • A minimum of 4 students must be enrolled in order for class to be held. We will notify you if your class might not run due to low enrollment.
  • Payment is due in full at time of registration. The Materials Fee is a non-refundable deposit. In the event of a cancellation, tuition will be refunded up to 7 days prior to the start of class. Within 7 days of the class start date, class tuition is non-refundable.