Beginners or advanced, acrylic or oil painters are invited to master their techniques with artist Ron Thomson. Classes begin with a brief demonstration with artist explaining principles and processes of oil and acrylic painting. The remainder of the class is open for you to practice and develop your own technique. Ron’s deep expertise and gentle guidance makes his class a fan favorite.

Contact Ron Thomson to register or find out more details.

Tuesdays | 1 – 4 pm | $30 per class or 6 classes for $150

Bring your own supplies. 


Like a spa day for your mind, Mindful Art Retreat Days are built to give participants a safe place for awareness of self, creation and inspiration. Call it flow art or dynamic fluid art, Casey Corbin draws from his 20+ years experience as a therapist to bring mindfulness into the process of acrylic paint pouring.


Saturday | Dec. 7 | 10 am – 4 pm | $140
Mindfulness + Flow Art
Saturday | March 14 | 10 am – 4 pm | $140
Emotion Mapping + Flow Art
Saturday | June 13 | 10 am – 4 pm | $140
Mind-based Mood Mapping + Flow Art

All materials included in cost. Casey Corbin is offering a free online beginner’s course here.


Hone your observational drawing skills as you get intimate with the creative spaces and places in historic downtown Thomasville. Artist-in-Residence Caroline Manuel will guide the group to a different destination each session as she teaches observation and drawing techniques.


Second Saturdays  | 3:30-5:30 | $30 per class or 5 for $125

Class begins January 11, 2020

The Potter’s Wheel

Get your hands dirty with local potter Jessica Dell as you explore ceramics. You will dabble in handbuilding, throwing, or a combination as you build, decorate and glaze your creations. Designed for all skill levels, this class is a great introduction to ceramic fundamentals.

REGISTER HERE for 6-week course

REGISTER HERE for 2-day workshop

6-Week Course | Thursdays Jan 9 – Feb 13 | 5:30-7 pm | $200

2-Day Workshop | Saturdays Jan 18 + 25 | 10 am – noon | $175

2-Day Workshop | Saturdays Feb 15 + 22 | 10 am – noon | $175

2-Day Workshop | Saturdays Mar 21 + 28 | 10 am – noon | $175