Saturday Morning
   Technique Classes


     Note: There are NO Saturday Technique

     classes scheduled for Spring 2016.

     Please see the 'Workshops' page if you

     would like to take a class in 2016.




Painting in Central Park on Saturday morning makes for a wonderful start to the weekend. Our Saturday sessions are 'technique classes'. Although not a prerequisite for participation in a One Day Workshop, these classes are helpful for those participants wanting to learn more about painting specific elements of the landscape as we focus on skills such as brush techniques and color mixing. 

Technique classes are much more about learning good painting skills, than finishing the class with a completed masterpiece.

Classes work to a format that allows the most seasoned of painters to work alongside those who are completely new to painting, while each benefits from and enjoys the experience. These technique classes are suited to ALL levels of painters as each participant is assisted at their individual level of experience. Suited to ages 10 and up.

* In the case of topics where suitable 'real life' reference is not available, such as the perfect skys for our study, excellent photographic materials are supplied to each student during the class.

Come and join a lovely group of people for a special Saturday morning experience!


 Fall 2014 Technique Class Schedule
 There are two Saturday classes this Fall:

Saturday Oct 25, 2014- Water and Reflections (Central Park)

During this class you will paint two small water studies. You will learn how to create beautiful water reflections in your first study and in the second you will learn some basic and effective techniques for creating waves and ocean water. 
* The photos below are from some of our previous Water and Reflections Technique Classes.



Saturday Nov 1, 2014  - Skys and Clouds (Washington Sq. Park)

Painting skys and clouds can be a mystery and in this class you will learn the fundamentals that will help you understand the mystery of painting skies! During this class you will create two small sky studies- the first, a classic blue sky and then an afternoon sky incorporating sunset colors.

* The photos below are from some of our previous Skies and Clouds Technique Classes.



Further class information

 Time: classes run from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm  (with a 45 min lunch break in between)

Students are supplied a map and/or directions two days prior to our
 class in order to find our location.

Materials and equipment: Can be brought along for you OR be supplied by

 students (see two price options below).
 *An informative list of required materials and art store suggestions will be
  provided upon registration(payment for your course).

Class numbers: are limited to eight students so that the tutor is able to give
 personal attention to every student.

 Cost: $89 per class for students bringing own equipment. 
          $119 per class for those wishing to have all materials supplied.
          (includes the use of an easel, brushes, paints, 2 x canvases and all other
          items needed for the class, which will be brought along for you).

 To register: Payments are accepted via credit card (fastest enrollment method),
 via check or money order. Your place in a class is confirmed once your payment
 is made.

 To make your secure credit card payment click the green button below: 

  For payment by check: Please first call 212- 677 2705 or email to confirm class availability. Then make check
 payable to Danielle Hatherley and send to:

 Danielle Hatherley
, 211 E.10th StreetNew York, NY 10003

 Refunds and cancellations: refund requests will be honored if they are made in
 writing (by email or post) any time up to 48 hours before the commencement of the
 first lesson. Thereafter, no monetary refunds, only lesson credit will be given.

 Age range: Those aged 10 years and upwards are able to participate in the
 Saturday classes.

In the case of heavy winds, rain or heavy rain the night before, classes
 will likely be cancelled.
In the case of the fore mentioned, a notification email will be sent to all
 participants. It is the responsibility of students who do not have email, to phone the
 tutor on the morning to confirm class status. 


        Beginner or experienced painter?

        The above format works for both. Although some of you may have
        painted before, consider that with every teacher comes new knowledge.
        To the experienced, some of the above may sound like
information you have
        already covered. Know that each student is given
individual attention and
        therefore you will be taught at your level of
ability, while the beginner next to
        you will be assisted at their level.

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