Village Gallery of Arts offers classes and workshops for children, teens and adults in a variety of media and styles.  They are held in our classroom next to the gallery or online via Zoom.

Our classes are offered to the public, however gallery membership includes a discounted rate for ongoing classes.

Is the class you wanted full?  If you would like to be contacted in the event of a cancellation, please email education@villagegalleryarts.org to be placed on a wait list.  You will be contacted in the event of an opening or if the teacher adds an additional section. Please include your name, the class title & your contact information.

Upcoming Classes

Introduction to Watercolor Painting—Susan Pfahl

Village Gallery of Art 1060 NW Saltzman Road,, Portland, OR, United States

Introduction to Watercolor Painting—Susan Pfahl March 5, 12, 19, & 26 (Tuesdays) 6:30-9:30pm 4 sessions, 3 hours each $120 Members, $140 Non-members Minimum 1, Maximum 8 Watercolor for beginners. Each […]

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2024 Youth Classes Children’s Art Classes for March

Village Gallery of Art 1060 NW Saltzman Road,, Portland, OR, United States

Ages 7-11 Instructor:  VGA Instructional Team Dates: March 7, 14, 21, 28 Time:  Thursdays, 3:45 – 5:15 Cost: $70 Frequency of Class : 4 Max number of students: 8 Class Description: […]

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Children’s Art Classes for April

Village Gallery of Art 1060 NW Saltzman Road,, Portland, OR, United States

2024 Youth Classes Children’s Art Classes for April Ages 7-11 Instructor:  VGA Instructional Team Dates:  April 4, 11, 18, 25 Time:  Thursdays, 3:45 – 5:15 Cost: $70 Frequency of Class […]

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Illuminated Letter Class—Susan Pfahl

Village Gallery of Art 1060 NW Saltzman Road,, Portland, OR, United States

Illuminated Letter Class—Susan Pfahl Sunday,  April 7, 1:00-3:30pm 1 session, 2.5 hours Free Class Maximum number of students: 8 Please note that you must sign up to reserve your spot […]

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Cancellation policies:

  • Classes canceled by the instructor or the Village Gallery of Arts are fully refunded.
  • Student initiated cancellations are partially refunded if requested more than a week prior to the date of the first class. All cancellations are subject to a $25 administrative fee. Within 7 days of the class there are no refunds.

Videos & Tutorials

Debbie Teeter’s Cubist Drawing Demonstration

Debbie Teeter’s demonstration on how to doodle

Pinch Pots and Beyond with Teresa Vaughan

Become an Instructor

Would you like to teach a class at the Village Gallery of Arts?

We are interested in hearing your ideas for classes!

Beginning, Intermediate and/or Advanced Oils, Pastels, Watercolor, Acrylics, Collage, Print Making, Book Arts, Arts & Crafts projects or suggest one of your own.

  • We are open to classes designed for students of all ages and levels of experience.
  • Previous art instruction experience or academic art credentials are preferred but not required.
  • Design your own on-line course or in-person class (in-person classes limited to 8 students due to pandemic protocols for safe social distancing).

E-mail your class proposal and images of your work to the classroom scheduler for consideration.

W-9 Forms

Request Open Record

Instructor Guidelines

Online Instructor Process

Independent Contractor Form

Instructor Payment Policy