Art Classes

Winter Barn, Feb. 28 and March 5

This snowy scene of a couple of barns or outbuildings beside a just plowed road is a Barbara Powell original. Continue reading

Red Sunset, March 7 and 12

Taking a break from winter,  Barbara Powell's students in both Chambersburg PA and Hagerstown MD will have an opportunity to learn how to paint a vivid sunset using this Bill Alexander original as a guide.  Continue reading

Lakeside Cabin, March 14 and 19

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This Barbara Powell lesson will focus on a traditional Bob Ross landscape, complete with water, landscape and a cabin sitting on the lake’s shore.

What it doesn’t have is the traditional Ross snow-capped mountains in the background. The painting lends… Continue reading

Pet Portraits: Feb. 21 and 26

Here is a rare chance to learn pet portriature techniques while painting a portriat of your favorite pet using Bob Ross wildlife painting techniques taught by certified Ross instructor Barbara Powell. Continue reading

Valley Waterfall: Feb 14 and 19

Mountains and water were among the late Bob Ross'favorite subjects. He combined those two elements in this painting, which is the subject of lessons in Chambersburg, Pa. and Hagerstown, Md. Continue reading

Hidden Winter Moon: Jan. 24 and 29

This week's lesson by Bob Ross Certified Instructor Barbara Powell features a painting found in Ross' Joy of Painting Book 15. Barbara will reinforce student's skills with the palette knife in creating a range of rugged mountains in the background and a little cabin in the foreground. Continue reading

Pastel Seascape: Feb 5, 2015

Dreaming of a late summer trip to the beach this month? If that's just not in the cards for you,try painting this beautiful Bob Ross Seascape instead. Continue reading

Mountain Reflections, Feb. 7 and 12

This Bob Ross Mountain Reflections painting is a favorite of Barbara Powell's students and several  have asked her to offer another lesson this year featuring this particular subject. Continue reading