Guest Instructors

Charles Scogins
Fine Art Painting Class

oil painting of backlit trees by Charles Scogins

Painting of trees by Charles Scogins

This eight week class enables students to work on subjects of their choice at their own skill level from beginner to advanced. Charles encourages students to work from life, but in this studio class format, using photographic reference is acceptable. Students invest time painting subjects they find exciting which provides a satisfying experience and result.

Ages 18 + up!
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
November 23 - December 14, 2019 (4 weeks)
$90 Please make payment arrangements directly with Charles Scogins. (

8 Week Session: $180 
January 11 -  February 29, 2020 (8 weeks)

  • The class is open to a variety of media with exception of pastels (due to breathing issues with that medium).
  • Color, composition, and a variety of approaches to painting will be discussed.
  • Students will bring their own supplies but easels are available on site.
  • Please have at least the primary and secondary colors available plus white in opaque mediums, (Yellow, Red, Blue, Violet, Green and Orange).
  • Flat brushes work best and you need not go out and spend large amounts of money on them.
  • A palette knife would also be useful.
oil painting of backlit trees by Charles Scogins
Students of Charles Scogins paint outdoors

oil painting of backlit trees by Charles Scogins
Painting of a student from a class demonstration by Charles Scogins

Questions?  E-mail Charles Scogins (