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4 classes=OCT 25, Nov 1, 8, 15

Beginner Oil Painting

Instructor: Pamela Hiatt  Artist Bio

Wednesdays  |  1-3 pm

$85 for workshop*

**Must bring own supplies:

Supply List

**If the supply list is stopping you from taking this class please contact Liz at the ARC at and we can discuss using ARC supplies during class for a small fee. 


Do you want to learn to paint but don’t know how to start? Have you set aside your art for years and want to refresh your skills?


This class will cover the basic skills and techniques you need to begin. Pamela will help you to put aside your fears and experience the joy of creating! You CAN learn to paint.



Open Studio

Bring whatever project you are working on: painting, drawing, craft project, knitting etc.

Fee: $10 per open studio date.

No pre-registration required for regular open studio dates, just drop in! Pay at time of class by exact cash or check.

Autumn Hours

THURSDAYS 10:30am -12:30pm

Held in Galena ARC Art Studio

Level: All levels are welcome—Beginner to Advanced!


This is a self-guided open studio where artists of all abilities are welcome to come and share ideas, techniques, ask questions and just enjoy creating in the company of other artists. You can work at your own pace and gain knowledge from other's experiences and success. Must bring your own supplies.




You can register online (links below).

Note: Stride Events will add a processing fee.



Complete these 3 steps:

1. For immediate class registration please email:

You will be placed on the class list in order of email received. Your place will be held for 4 days awaiting payment. 

2. Download and Print the Registration Form

3. Drop off or mail:

Galena ARC
11084 W US HWY 20
Galena, IL 61036


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