Club workshops are designed for all levels of artistic experience and skill, and provide a variety of mediums taught by experienced instructors.  Club member input helps determine classes offered.  Typically, there are monthly workshops, as well as one or two multi-day workshops throughout the year.


Untold Secrets of using Oil Paints Workshop

May 19, 2020
9:00 a.m. until 4 pm 
Workshop location: Sutton Center, Port Clinton

Instructor: Debra Buchanan

Workshop Description: The first part of Debra’s class will be an educational tutorial on her “Tips & Tricks of using oils.” Afterwards she will be instructing a Sky/Landscaping painting.

Supply List TBA

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Field of Tulips By Mary Jane Erard

March 27, 2020. Saturday

9AM until 4PM

Workshop location: Sutton Center

Workshop Description: This class uses pastels to create a “Field of tulips” perfect for spring! Take at look at the instructors website to see her beautiful work!

Mary Jane Erard Biography
Sample Pictures for workshop: Tulip Tulips

See instructions below to register

Lorna Kretchmar Workshop “Coming Face to Face with Faces”

Artist Bio here

April 25, 2020 Saturday

Location: Sutton Center

Time: 9 am to 4:30 pm

Description: We will discuss facial proportions and effective ways of drawing faces by using light and dark, instead of line. Artists will use Ebony pencils and white chalk for one work and charcoal for another if desired. The artists will be using supplied reference photos to facilitate learning technique.

Supplies: Ebony pencil, Gummy eraser, 2 charcoal paper (light gray or light taupe), Pastels: earth tones and hi-fi gray tones, Box of white “school chalk board chalk”

Example of project here

To sign up for one or both of these workshops, please contact Jane Lambert, 419 341-3427 or email her at

Check back with us for more workshops to be held this Spring!