Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Creative River: Art Workshops

April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 18, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on June 22, 2019 at 10:00 am

Get in touch with your inner artist by participating this riverfront art series. Explore journaling, sketching, and painting with local artist and nature enthusiast Diana Thomas. Ages 15 and older, all skill levels welcome. These classes allow you to increase your skills but will also enhance your understanding of the natural world.

April 13: 1 PM – 4 PM . Session 1 gives instruction and suggestions for writing about the river and nature. Includes nature journal to keep.

May 18: 11 AM – 2 PM. Session 2 gives instruction for sketching and creatively noting your river surroundings. Includes a sketch book to keep.

June 22: 10 AM – 2 PM. Session 3 gives instruction on use of acrylic medium, color, basics, composition, and painting techniques so you can create a small river painting of your own. Includes 4″ x 12″ mounted canvas to paint and keep.

Each session includes an introduction, tutorial and Q+A with artist, educator, and nature-enthusiast Diana Thomas. Supplies and materials including watercolor pencils, pens, paint and brushes will be supplied for group use. Group and individual instruction during each session.Classes will take place rain or shine. Participants may register for just one class or all three. Receive a 20% discount if you sign up for all three sessions, that’s just $60 for three river front art workshops.


Pre-registration is required. Get your tickets at : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creative-river-art-workshops-tickets-59224902277


April 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Columbia Crossing River Trails Center
41 Walnut Street
Columbia, PA 17512 United States