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Abstract Art: Painting Your Way in February and March


Instructor Missy Gentile9 a.m.-12 p.m. Feb 13, 20, 27 and March 6 Cost: $180 members, $190 non-members “There are no rules.  That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen.  Go against the rules or ignore the rules.  That is what invention is about.” ~Helen Frankenthaler,  American abstract expressionist, 1928-2011 In Missy’s class, students will learn […]

Transparent Watercolor with Barbara Pecce Oct. 13, 20, 27

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Transparent WatercolorRefresh your watercolor skills or learn a new mediumInstructor Barbara Pecce10 a.m. to 1 p.m. October 13, 20, 27$100, member and $125, non-members “It’s not about which subject you choose to paint. It’s about light and shadow and color contrast. We will practice painting neutrals and greys next to pure colors for maximum effect.” […]

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Painting Your Way with Missy Gentile Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25

Painting Your Way with Missy Gentile Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25

Instructor Missy Gentile9 a.m.-12 p.m. January 4, 11, 18 and 25Cost: $180 members, $200 non-members Register This class is about losing pre-conceived ideas about what is painting and discovering what painting is for you. Through guided warm-ups, mini-painting challenges, and instruction in the basics of painting, the student is enabled to discover a personal sense […]

Jim Lewis Supply List

At least six to eight colors plus white (black optional) Bring what you normally paint with, but if you are purchasing paint, I recommend this basic color range: • Warm red (leans toward orange)• Cool Red (leans toward violet)• Warm blue (leans toward violet)• Cool Blue (leans toward green)• Warm yellow (leans toward orange)• Cool […]

Past Presidents’ Show Reception was Special!


The Past Presidents’ Show reception at SOBA was jam packed with well wishers and art lovers! It was held Friday September 9 at the Gallery. All the past presidents were in attendance: Lynda Potter, Dee Johnson, Helen Evans, Emily Wilson, Terry Brennan, Dave Dickson, Chris Clayton, Sandra Wenig and Marian Sanders,  each in their own […]