Painting Classes

Do you wish you could paint but don’t think you have talent?

Do you know how to paint but want to get better at it? 

Let me show you how to paint realistic still life, landscape, and portraits from observation. For beginners to advanced.

monthly enrollment is now open

I’ll help you Student painting the figuremake the art you’ve always wanted to make.

I’ll teach you drawing and painting at the skill level you’re at and help you stretch into your future. You’ll learn about color, value, form, and more to create representational artwork.

Dive deep or just have fun.

Classes are small and taught in my private studio space in Las Cruces, NM, for maximum personal attention. You’ll get personal guidance and feedback every class.

I learned so much during this course! I learned painting techniques that have helped me develop compositions that I was not able to do before. Awesome class and instructor!        — JA

Let’s talk and you can see if it’s a good fit for you.

Monthly enrollment for ongoing classes.  Sign up now

To register, call me at 575-528-8912 or email  jean @

If you prefer one-on-one instruction, you can book a private class, or you can schedule a workshop for your group. College portfolio prep is also available. Don’t live in the area? I also do private mentoring classes over Skype.

I got everything I wanted from this course. Mrs. Wilkey was a great instructor. She offered great critiques and was very approachable. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone wanting to learn to paint. – RM

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