Art Classes

View from the Porch: Apr. 11 and 16

Celebrate warmer weather with this Barbara Powell original landscape she is calling "A View From The Porch." Continue reading

The Lighthouse: Mar. 28 and Apr. 2

Now is your chance to do a version of this popular coastal scene for yourself or as a gift for someone special. Continue reading

A Fishing Weekend: Mar. 21 and 26

This Barbara Powell original painting is done in brilliant fall colors, it can just as easily be painted as a spring scene with budding trees and bright spring flowers. Continue reading

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

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

Bucket of Daisies, Apr. 4 and 9

It's spring again at last, so Barbara has chosen a big bucket of bright, spring-like daisys for this week's lesson. The daisys are set against a wooden fence, giving students another chance to perfect Bob Ross' technique that creates a wood-grain effect on the painted fence "boards." Continue reading

Forest’s Edge, April 18 and 23

A squirrel perches on a branch overlooking a forest path in this beautiful painting featured in an upcoming Barbara Powell art class. Students will learn a lot of basics while painting this beautiful scene using traditional Bob Ross "wet-on-wet" techniques. Continue reading