Classes & Workshops

Come to Studios on the Park—let our well-equipped studios, talented and supportive artists, and beautiful parkside setting bring out the artist in you!

Upcoming at studioS  

Ultimate Beginning Drawing Tutorial:

Seeing and recording forms, shapes, and edges accurately

with Lury Norris
Thursday, June 20 & 27: 3:30 pm  - 5 pm
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Learn how to truly record what you see. With patient guidance and expert instruction from Lury Norris, this class is for the true novice, for the person who says they can “barely draw a stick figure.” Lury teaches you to work with pictures and still lifes, using pencil and charcoal on paper. Study at your own pace and gain the ability to take your subject and record it with true accuracy. Materials list: drawing pencils (preferably 2B and 4B), erasers (white plastic or pink pearl and some kneaded), and sketch paper (11"x14" best). RSVP required 24 hours in advance. $20/class. $10 optional materials fee.


Landscaping with Dots

with Workshop Mamas
Saturday, June 22: 1 pm - 4 pm
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Join Workshop Mamas at Studios on the Park to explore acrylic painting of landscapes by dotting. This colorful technique is fun, interesting and creative - expanding your artistic horizons to new possibilities.

The $65 cost includes all materials, including the 16”x20” canvas. Registration is required as this is a popular workshop. Please go to to sign up online or email for more information.


PRAA Atelier 101: Painting Workshop

with WB Eckert
Monday, June 24: 9 am - 12 pm
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This clinic is for acrylic painters who are looking for an opportunity to paint with like-minded painters and who would also like an opportunity to share guidance and direction with instructor WB Eckert. Bring your own painting, or work from a provided set up. This is a great opportunity to bring that painting that you are struggling with, work on it in the clinic with some constructive direction. Bring your own materials. $25. Drop-ins welcome.


Macrame Driftwood Plant Hanger Workshop

with Lindsey Altman of Tried & True Goods
Friday, June 28: 6 pm - 8 pm
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Macrame is back! Come out to Studios on the Park in downtown Paso Robles and make your very own macrame plant hanger.

Spend a relaxing evening learning the basics of macrame from Lindsey of Tied & True Goods, a macrame artist based here on the Central Coast. Master the basic knots and make your very own macrame plant hanger, hung on a piece of driftwood found along our beautiful coastline.

All materials are provided, as well as a bubble vase and air plant that fits perfectly in your new creation. Bring a friend along and enjoy a night of knotting! $55.



PRAA Splashing Paint with the Painters' Guild

Tuesday Mornings: 9 am - 12 pm
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Painters of every media meet and paint together, share ideas and provide friendly critiques. Furnish your own art supplies. For artists of all skill levels - beginners welcome.

Sponsored by Paso Robles Art Association. Free for PRAA members and $5 for non-members. For more information, call Page Graeber at 805.239.7337 or email