Art School

About The Art School at BINDERS

About The Art School at BINDERS

We offer a variety of art classes for all skill levels and we're located, within BINDERS Art Supplies and Frames® at Piedmont Peachtree Crossing | 3330 Piedmont Road Suite 18 | Atlanta, GA 30305. For more information please contact our Education Director, Jacob Gunter at 404.237.6331 ext. 203 or jacob@bindersart.com. Please call 704.442.2608 for more information on the workshops, classes and demos in our Charlotte store.

For Instructors: please download both the instructor application and check list.

If you're from out of town: we have a special rate at the nearby Hyatt Place Hotel.

Special Supply Discount for BINDERS Art School students
When you register during early registration you will receive an additional *10% off coupon for use towards your supply list. After you are enrolled, you may pick up your coupon at the front register. The coupon is valid until the end of business on the start date of the class or workshop. Please call the Education Office with any questions. 

Frequent Student Benefits
As a thank you for supporting our educational programs, you will earn a 25% discount on your 6th class or workshop after attending 5 classes/workshops/lectures or free demos. For details or to get your tally, contact the Education Office. 

FREE Lectures and Demonstrations!
• Open to all! Seating is limited and first come, first served-arrive early.
• Sometimes there is FREE STUFF! 
• Your sign in at attendance allows you to take advantage of Frequent Student Benefits

For Instructor bios and for supply lists please contact Jacob@Bindersart.com

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  1. Art and Social Change with WonderRoot

    Art and Social Change with WonderRoot

    $0.00

    At this panel discussion, WonderRoot staff will discuss how the organization fulfills its mission and talk about the future WonderRoot Center for Arts & Social Change. Learn More
  2. Artistic Genealogy: Charting Your Creative Journey with Leisa Rich - PCM

    Artistic Genealogy: Charting Your Creative Journey with Leisa Rich - PCM

    $120.00

    What makes an artist? Where does your unique voice come from? How does your creative work connect with viewers? Do past experiences hold clues to a richer creative future? Join Atlanta artist and educator Leisa Rich for a comprehensive and transformational workshop. Learn More
  3. Calligraphy Four: Alternative Applications & Beyond with Anne Elser - PCM

    Calligraphy Four: Alternative Applications & Beyond with Anne Elser - PCM

    $160.00

    Calligraphy Four was created for those who want to apply the layout and lettering skills learned in Calligraphy Three: Advanced onto alternative surfaces and textures with a variety of tools and mediums. Learn More
  4. Comics as Visual Storytelling with Jacob Hunt - March

    Comics as Visual Storytelling with Jacob Hunt - March

    $90.00

    Comics are a powerful form of communication! This exciting new course will examine the principles of visual storytelling. Learn More
  5. Composition and Painting with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    Composition and Painting with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    $195.00

    In this two-day workshop we will discuss compositional devices, to help artists develop more sophisticated arrangements that consider all art elements cohesively. Learn More
  6. Da Vinci’s Sketchbook with Erin Dusza - April

    Da Vinci’s Sketchbook with Erin Dusza - April

    $20.00

    There is more behind Leonardo Da Vinci than the Mona Lisa. Discover the genius of this true Renaissance man. Learn More
  7. DEMO: Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply with Kris Meadows

    DEMO: Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply with Kris Meadows

    $5.00

    Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply is designed to show students and artists of all skill levels how to create the nude female figure using a simple approach - The SVEC Method™. Learn More
  8. Drawing Basics with Kevin Rucker - April

    Drawing Basics with Kevin Rucker - April

    $40.00

    Consider this course basic training for the sketch artist. Learn More
  9. Drawing Basics with Kevin Rucker - March - PCM

    Drawing Basics with Kevin Rucker - March - PCM

    $40.00

    Consider this course basic training for the sketch artist. Learn More
  10. Italic Calligraphy Weekend with Anne Elser - PCM

    Italic Calligraphy Weekend with Anne Elser - PCM

    $160.00

    The Italic calligraphic hand is one of the most widely used and versatile alphabets around. It's generously wide strokes, produced with a broad edge nib can easily be dressed up or down. Italic is the perfect hand to learn for the beginning calligrapher yet versatile enough to experiment with for the advanced. Learn More
  11. Judge a Book by its Cover! An Artist Bookmaking Experience with Leisa Rich - PCM

    Judge a Book by its Cover! An Artist Bookmaking Experience with Leisa Rich - PCM

    $120.00

    If you were a book, what would you tell readers about YOU? The focus during this artist book workshop will be on bringing to fruition a unique book that is a visual conduit for the creator’s personality and inspirations. Learn More
  12. Loose and Colorful Plein Air with Mike Rooney - May

    Loose and Colorful Plein Air with Mike Rooney - May

    $275.00

    Learn the how-to's of painting loose and colorfully outside! Learn More
  13. Modern Impressionism with Colley Whisson

    Modern Impressionism with Colley Whisson

    $475.00

    In this four day workshop, internationally known artist, Colley Whisson, will be traveling from Australia to share his Impressionist painting techniques. Learn More
  14. Old Master Copy Class with Carolyn Rose Milner - March

    Old Master Copy Class with Carolyn Rose Milner - March

    $140.00

    The best way to learn any art is to copy from those in the past that have already mastered techniques. Learn More
  15. Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply with Kris Meadows - April

    Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply with Kris Meadows - April

    $195.00

    Painting the Nude Female Figure Simply is designed to show students and artists of all skill levels how to create the nude female figure using a simple approach - The SVEC Method™. Learn More
  16. Painting-Design Technique with Charles Y. Walls - February - Day

    Painting-Design Technique with Charles Y. Walls - February - Day

    $140.00

    This on-going, challenging course will expose you to principles of design and visual language. Learn More
  17. Painting-Design Technique with Charles Y. Walls - February - Evening

    Painting-Design Technique with Charles Y. Walls - February - Evening

    $140.00

    This on-going, challenging course will expose you to principles of design and visual language. Learn More
  18. Rendering in Value with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    Rendering in Value with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    $140.00

    This 5 hour workshop will teach how to understand light as it relates to form and how to create realistic, value drawings. Learn More
  19. Technique Mixte with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    Technique Mixte with Paul LaJeunesse - PCM

    $250.00

    This 3-day workshop will teach the process of the technique mixte by explaining materials, then creating a painting by making a resolved underdrawing, a monochrome painting, and finally using oil glazes to resolve color. Learn More
  20. Watercolor for Beginners with Barry Sholder - May

    Watercolor for Beginners with Barry Sholder - May

    $120.00

    This class is designed for people that are new to watercolors or just haven’t had success in the past. Learn More
  21. Women Artists through History with Erin Dusza - March - PCM

    Women Artists through History with Erin Dusza - March - PCM

    $20.00

    Art History Professor, Erin Duzsa asks: why did women struggle to become artists? Learn More

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