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Upcoming Workshops

2 Day Oil Painting Class with Pat Appling

2 Day Oil Painting Class with Pat Appling

When: April 17th and 18th, 2024 TAA members get priority for registering for this class, but please RSVP to Buddy Person quickly. Checks can be made out to him as well, and payment in full is due on April 2nd. Pat supplies the paint, canvas, and mediums. Artists are...

Workshop with Sandra Paynter Washburn

Workshop with Sandra Paynter Washburn

When: April 11, 12, and 13, 2024 This three-day workshop will be packed with energy, excitement and fun as we share the sheer joy of painting abstractly. Many artists would like to work abstractly, but aren’t sure how to get started. Others would like to learn new...

Current Classes

Mixed Media & Acrylic Painting with Katie Lindsey

Dates: Tuesdays and Wednesdays (8 week classes)
Location: Oak Ridge Art Center

Intro to Acrylic Painting with Katie Lindsey

Dates: Mondays 1pm – 4pm (4 weeks)
Location: Knoxville Art Center

Altered Magazine Junk Journal

Date: January 27th from 10am – 1pm
Location: Knoxville Art Center

Contact Katie at for information on all.

Oil & Cold Wax Painting Classes with Michelle Barillaro

Dates: TBD from 9AM – 1PM
Location: Michelle’s home studio in Knoxville
Price: $125 per class, includes materials.

Contact to register. Images of her work can be seen on Instagram @m.bartist.

Drawing and Painting Classes with Cynthia Tipton

Location: Studio across the parking lot from the Southern Market at 6410 Homberg Dr., Suite 9, Knoxville, TN 37919

Contact Cynthia at 865-851-2824 for more info.

Learn Canva! with Debbie Alley

Canva is an online design and publishing tool you can use to create social media content, logos, business cards, presentations, greeting cards, videos, and much more for your art business. Debbie can show you how to use the free online version of Canva to make great graphics and posts for social media, how to print items like greeting cards, business cards, and brochures, and how to create posts and reels for social media. In just one hour she can show you how to create your own social media content and grow your brand.

Location: Zoom or in-person consultation
Price: $50 per 1-hour session

Reach out today to Debbie Alley at to
schedule a “Get Started with Canva” session.

Glenda Bowles

Adult Watercolor Class

Time: Mondays in January & February, 5:15PM-6:30PM.
Location: Farragut

Information and registration at

Student Foundations Class

Time: Wednesdays 1:30-3:00p January 10 through April
Location: Bearden

Information and registration at

Lifelong Learniing at Pellissippi (Hardin Valley)
Intro to Outdoor Painting: En Plein Air, February 24
Learning to Draw in Three Dimension, March 23


Contact for more information, to sign up for classes, or inquire about all classes.

Oil Painting Instruction with Betty Bullen

Location: Luttrell, TN, Mondays

Levels: Adults, Beginner-Intermediate

Contact Betty at or 865-992-1005 for more information. No prior painting or drawing experience required.

Artist Trading Card Meetups with Tim Wiegenstein

Location: O’Connor Senior Center; 611 Winona Street, Knoxville, TN 37917

Dates: Mondays from 1pm – 2pm

Contact Tim at or Brooke at the O’Connor Center.

Classes with Kathy Janke

Alcohol Ink Classes
Location: Tellico Village Art Guild.

Basketry Classes

Contact her at for more information.

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