Sign Up for a Weekend Workshop at Montserrat College of Art this Spring!

Come Make Art at Montserrat! We have a fantastic lineup of Weekend Workshops this Spring! Montserrat’s Adult Continuing Education Program is hosting a weekend of creative workshops for artists of all levels on April 2nd & 3rd.

All workshops will be held in-person in our studio spaces at Montserrat College of Art, with social distancing measures in place. For questions about any additional safety measures, please contact

SEE BELOW FOR WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS, AND SIGN UP BEFORE ALL SPACES ARE FILLED! Follow our Facebook Page to stay up-to-date with the latest information from CE!


April 2022 Courses

Oil Painting
Instructor: Maria Malatesta
4/2/2022 – 4/3/2022
Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm
Tuition: $225, non-credit only
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This class will begin with an introduction to the materials of painting, including supports, brushes, mediums and qualities of paint. Students will practice color mixing, value scales and learn different ways of applying paint. With still life as our subject, we will explore composition, color relationships and light.  This class includes demonstrations and looking at various artist’s work. Although open to all levels, some drawing experience would be helpful.   

Traditional or Water Soluble Oil Paint are fine! 


Hand Coloring Photographs
Instructor: Patricia Scialo
4/2/2022 – 4/3/2022
Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm
Tuition: $240, non-credit only
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Using photo oil paints, pastels and encaustic wax we will add color to black and white photographs created in the darkroom.  Students should bring found objects in addition to processed 35mm negative film to create a photo collage on a variety of papers. We will also use one of your prints to mount on a wood block for the encaustic process.

No darkroom experience needed.

Processed negative film is optional.

Course cost includes lab fee of $15.