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Abington Art Center is a community center focused on music, drawing, painting, oil, ceramics, metals, sewing, embroidery, pottery, and jewelry classes. It is an outdoor free concert venue, with theater, dance, jazz, and live music on stage. You can buy gifts, crafts, bracelets, necklaces, and rings at the unique holiday fair.

Coming Soon! Registration Opens November 1st!
NOTICE: PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR WINTER CLASSES

WINTER 2022 | 10 Weeks
January 10th- March 19th

Our Winter Session is 10 weeks. Please read the course descriptions carefully and use the portal below to register.

ALL CLASSES ARE IN-PERSON

QUESTIONS?

Call us: 215-887-4882 ext 100

Email us: studioschool@abingtonartcenter.org


AAC MEMBER DISCOUNT

Members receive 10% off of all classes & workshops. If you are are current member, please use the email associated with your membership to login using the portal below.

If you became a member within the past few days, our system might not recognize your membership status.

If our system does not recognize you as a member or if you are unsure of your current membership status, give us a call at 215-887-4882

NEW! We have now installed an industrial strength air purifier for the safety of people working in the ceramic studio.


Registration Deadlines

Registration closes when a class fills or the day before the class begins.

Before signing up for an in-person class, please read our  Registration and Refund Policy Page

Age Restrictions – 16+

Students who are age 16 and older are eligible to register for adult classes. Ages 15 and younger must register for a  YOUTH CLASS.

Painting Workshop |  Adam Jester
Thursdays 9:30am – 12:30pm
January 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17

This class is for painters with some experience who are looking for feedback on their techniques and approaches to oil or acrylic media. Work on an individualized basis with the teacher’s guidance so that you can develop your style at your own pace.

Expression through Watercolor |  Julia Way
Tuesdays 9:30am – 12:30pm
January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15

Learn color theory and brushwork techniques that will help you paint beautiful, fluid images full of bright color. This is a class for students of all skill levels and abilities.

Watercolor Studio | Megan Giampietro
Tuesdays 6:30pm – 9:30pm
January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15

Take a little time observing objects and landscapes to produce drawings and watercolor paintings that feel liquid and full of movement. Color and expression welcome!

Teacher will review supplies on the first day of class so that they can be purchased within your budget.

Oil Painting with Color |  Barbara Zanelli
January 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17

Learn color theory and brushwork techniques that will help you paint beautiful, fluid images full of bright color. This is a class for students of all skill levels and abilities.

Intro to Oil Painting|  Adam Jester
Tuesdays 9:30am – 12:30pm
January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15

This Introductory course, geared toward the absolute beginner, will allow you to learn the direct methods and fundamentals of painting in oil. You will discover essential techniques and the application of paint.

You will learn about a variety of surfaces to work on such as: Mylar, Yuppo paper, oil paper, and panel as well as different brands of paint. Students will gain confidence in individual artistic decisions such as color, temperature, line, mark making, form, shape, placement, composition, and brush calligraphy and the application of the material.


Acrylic Painting| Adam Jester
Tuesdays 6:30pm – 9:30pm
January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15

Using acrylics is a great introduction to the art of painting because it is a quick drying medium that gives you fast results. You will create many energetic paintings that are full of lively brush strokes and bright colors.

Registration Portal

Returning Students

Log in with your email, choose a session, Add to Order, and select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.

New Students

Click Login and create an account for yourself. If you are registering a child or someone else, click Add to Order, fill out the form with your registrants’s information under “Add New Registrant,” and click “Create Registrant.” Select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.

Please Note: The Registration Portal shows all classes available currently at AAC, including Adult classes. If you do not see a description for a class on this webpage, it is most likely an  ADULT CLASS or a SUMMER CAMP.