Livermore Art Association

Barbara Stanton Classes: Tean/Adult ongoing art classes at the Bothwell Art Center, west end of the building, Friday nights, 6:00-9:00pm. Most materials are included. If you are unsure about taking the class, you are welcome to drop in any Friday during class to visit, observe, ask questions, share artworks. This class is very small and sometimes nobody shows up at all! Sometimes student's show up a little late. If no one comes to my classroom by 7:00, I go home! So, if you are going to come by late, please let me know so I will wait for you. (Text or call 925 518-9273.)  Home phone 925 373-9638. Ask Barbara about fees and other details. 

Classes and Workshops

2018 California Watercolor Association (CWA) Workshops featuring Michael Reardon, Steve Rogers, Jeannie McGuire, Eric Wiegardt, Iain Stewart, Ted Nuttall and Lian Quan Zhen For brochure:

Art Workshops at Delta Gallery

Delta Gallery in Brentwood offers an exciting new line-up of classes and workshops for all ages this summer.  Workshops for adults and teens include:

  • Oil Painting
  • Digital Art
  • Expressive Art Techniques (finger painting and touch painting)
  • Bead-Making
  • Pocket Sketching
  • Thrive as an Artist (art business seminars)

Delta Gallery is in The Streets of Brentwood Shopping Center, 2485 Sand Creek Rd., Suite 128, Brentwood CA 94513, phone (925) 516-5935. For class schedules and details visit

The Young Artists’ Studio:  Artist Peggy Frank offers small group instruction in art to students ages 7 through high school and also is offering an adult class.  Projects include all kinds of drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.  High school students working on advanced portfolios are welcome.  Peggy has been an art instructor in the Livermore Valley since 1980.  Contact her at (925) 443-8755 or email


© Carol Ligon

Bothwell Art Center:  For information on upcoming classes, contact  925 447-ARTS or email 

Way Up Art & Frame: or email or call 925 443-3388. 

Colored Pencil: Basics and Beyond.  Classes are for beginners and intermediate students.

Classes start Mon Jan 8th, 9:30 to Noon for five weeks.  Beginners will learn the properties of the colored pencil, color theory, and how to create realistic drawings.  Intermediate students will review basic principles of colored pencil and learn more colored pencil techniques.  Adult  $135.  Bothwell Arts Center, 2466 8th Street, Livermore CA (classes also offered in Brentwood). Contact for more information or to sign up.

Drawing: Focus on Nature.  This class is for beginners and the artists who want to improve drawing techniques.  Instruction includes site techniques, three dimensional development and composition.  Class start Thurs, Jan 11th, 9:30 - Noon for 5 weeks.  Adult  $135. Bothwell Arts Center, 2466 8th Street, Livermore CA (classes also offered in Brentwood).  Contact for more information or to sign up.