Classes & Workshops


Care Givers Support Group

INSTRUCTOR: Kathleen McCall
DATE & TIME: First and Third Thursday every month/ 6:00pm-8:30pm
The caregivers support group hosted by PVAA is to provide a place, both physically and emotionally, where caregivers, spouses, family members and friends can feel safe to share their thoughts and concerns and experiences with others in the community.
Cost: Free

Clay Workshop: Create hand-built projects

DATE & TIME: Fridays, February 1, 8, 15, 22 (on-going series)
Using a creative approach to hand-built pottery, students will learn to create coil pots, pinch pots, sculpture and a variety of projects.
Cost: $25 each workshop and includes glaze, two firings
Clay Cost: $10 for 3lbs of clay (Payment: cash, check or credit card payment collected 15 minutes prior to class.)
Questions: Contact Ron Lane 760 954-3148

Society for Calligraphy-Word Play

INSTRUCTOR: Sherri Kiesel Therriton
DATE & TIME: Wed & Thur, Feb 20-21, 9:30am – 4:30pm
The class will include: • Review of contemporary, informal roman monoline caps, lower-case and alternate character options (an understanding of historical roman cap form and proportion is required).
• Pressure and release exercises with pencil and roman letterforms to refine our skills. 
• Thumbnails, discussion and refinement of our designs.
• Incorporation of color (watercolor) and collage elements to complete the painting. Ideal for intermediate students. Roman Capital knowledge very helpful.
• Basic Romans letter form.
Cost: Check: $120, Payable to IE/PV SfC [Membership required – Society for Calligraphy]; $7 materials fee, payable in class
Pre-register: E-mail or 951-505-1888

Fine Art Acrylic Painting – Ray Tucker

Sunday, February 24, 1:30 – 4:30pm
Learn to create beautiful acrylic paintings with award-winning artist, Ray Tucker.
All materials will be provided.
Cost: $25
TWO-day advanced pre-registration a must: Call Ray at
310/874-1210 or email

Watercolor Painting from Photographs – Don Markofski

Tuesdays (series), February 26, March, 5, 12, 19
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
INTERMEDIATE LEVEL CLASS. You should have completed some beginner’s class and/or have some experience developing a basic watercolor painting.
Cost: $100 for 4 classes
YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER: Call Don @ 909/593-8540 or
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Photoshop: Sketch & Design Photos – Carol Hoy

Thursday, February 28, 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Cost: $25

Organic Pouring – Acrylic Pouring Workshop -Liz Moyer

Saturday March 9, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Workshop Fee:$25  Materials Fee:$20

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