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Best Art Workshops in the Greater Austin Area! See for yourself!

Can’t commit to a weekly art class but still want to learn a new technique? Want some personalized home decor? In need of a fun date idea or entertaining friend outing? Enroll in a Workshop by Cordovan Art School!

Our workshops are taught by artists renown statewide and nationally. Our instructors will lead you in creating a fantastic work of art. We believe in teaching fundamentals and tangible skills so you’ll walk away with a work of art and the knowledge needed to continue creating on your own time. 

Learn more about our Workshop instructors and view their portfolios on our Cordovan Faculty Page.

August 2019

Bob Ross Wooded River - NW Austin

Gary Carlile

Saturday, August 24th     1:30pm - 4:30pm

Learn to paint just like Bob Ross does on TV as you complete a beautiful oil painting in just a few hours! Cordovan is proud to team up with the ONLY "Bob Ross Certified" instructor in Austin! Classes are suited for beginners or intermediate painters; you need no previous experience to attend.

Palette Knife Painting - Taylor

Gil Russell

Sunday, August 25th     1:00pm - 5:00pm

Join master painter Gil Russell to learn his unique style of detailed and colorful palette knife painting.

Enjoy the Little Things Plate - Cedar Park

Wednesday, August 28th     7:00pm - 8:30pm

Learn how to make this beautiful "Enjoy the Little Things" Plate! Our staff will teach you tricks of paper-masking and tracing as they guide you through each step. Go
with our suggested color palette or select your own colors- it’s up to you! Perfect for all skill levels. BYOB, snacks and friends! With any class you can upgrade to a larger plate for an additional fee.

September 2019

Portrait Drawing - Round Rock

John Howell

Saturday, September 7th     9:00am - 4:00pm

Have fun while learning to take your drawings to the next level. Award winning artist, John Howell, will help you learn the proportions of the human head and you'll learn to draw facial features accurately (noses, eyes, lips teeth, ears, hair, etc). You'll practice shading techniques that will help turn your artwork to photo-realism. You will also get to bring a photograph of your choice—a family member, friend, or celebrity portrait to paint from. Most of all, this class is designed for beginning and advanced artists.


Learn more about our Workshop instructors and view their portfolios on our Cordovan Faculty Page: