Intro To Art Mediums Series for Adults with Anne Hockenberry

Thursdays 10 am-12:30 pm, February 14 and 28, March 14 and 28, April 11 and 25

Join instructor Anne Hockenberry as she teaches the basics of art mediums, a different medium each week (or each month).

Half of each class time will be a brief intro to the medium and the second half will be a project with that medium, offering acrylic, watercolor, oil, pastel, mixed media, scratchboard, plus a variety of styles (i.e. abstract, portrait, impressionism, still life, etc.) . Sign up for the series for a discounted price, or for single classes. *Classes must meet a minimum enrollment to run. Register for the Full Series HERE

Feb 14 – Acrylic painting techniques and landscape painting
Students will be led in the basics of acrylic painting including color mixing and painting techniques, and will receive instruction to create a landscape art piece. No experience needed and all materials will be provided.  Register HERE

Feb 28 – Watercolor techniques and floral art
Students will be led in the basics of watercolor painting including color mixing and painting techniques, and will receive instruction on creating loose and detailed floral art. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Register HERE

March 14 – Oil painting techniques and impressionism art
Students will be led in the basics of oil painting techniques and explore and practice painting in the impressionist style. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Register HERE

March 28 – Pastel art techniques and cityscape art
Students will be led in the basics of pastel techniques, and will create a cityscape art piece. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Register HERE

April 11 – Scratchboard techniques and animal art
Students will be led in the basics of creating art on scratchboard, and will create animal art. Bring a photo of a special pet if you’d like to personalize your art piece. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Register HERE

April 25 – Mixed Media
Students will experiment with a variety of art media and combine art techniques to create unique art pieces. No experience needed and all materials will be provided. Register HERE

About Anne Hockenberry: Anne is an artist in Montrose, Colorado. She specializes in creating watercolor art on cards, birds and landscape art on canvas, and her new favorite - custom pet, house, and wedding bouquet portraits. Anne has a vision for sharing the beauty in life with those around her.
Anne is a self-taught artist who grew up painting and drawing and has always loved art. She worked as a teacher for 10 years, but has always developed her love of art and painting. In 2016, she opened a shop on Etsy and began pursuing art full-time. Anne moved to Montrose from Wyoming in 2018 with her husband. They enjoy hiking and biking in the beautiful western wilderness. Anne’s hope is to create art that inspires other to see the beauty in life and guide others in finding their inner artist.


Classroom Locations

* It’s important to know that some classes may be held in other locations that may not be listed below. Locations will be specified accordingly in class descriptions.

610 Arts Collective

Primary staff office
610 Clinton Street
Ridgway, CO 81432
(970) 318-0150

The Sherbino Theater

604 Clinton Street
Ridgway, CO 81432

Wright Opera House

472 Main Street
Ouray, CO 81427

Montrose Field House

25 Colorado Ave. 
Montrose, CO 81401

Weehawken Ridgway

1075 Sherman St
Ridgway, CO 81432
(970) 318-0150