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South Arts Current Art Classes held in our Schoolhouse Gallery








Friday Painters, Open to everyone, no charge. Join us on Friday mornings from 10:00 to 1:00 or so at our Gallery in the Historic Schoolhouse.  Every Friday the year around!!!  Bring a friend.  You do not have to be a member of South Arts!  Open to the public!  The coffee pot is on.  We have fun!  Instruction is available!




Registration Form for Classes (See Below Descriptions)


Full Class Descriptions of our Fall Classes will be available soon.  Keep checking back!  Oils, Acrylics, Silk Screening (Make a beautiful huge silk scarf!) Watercolors!  This will be an exciting fall of classes at South Arts!



New: Acrylic Painting #2 with Ashley Garner (New 6 week class) for those who have taken Ashley's class before or have experience with Acrylics.



This class is designed for those who have either taken the previous Acrylics class with Ashley or those who already have some experience painting. Acrylic Painting 2 will focus on composition and developing more ambitious paintings in acrylic. This class will be a great opportunity to learn new techniques and work on developing your personal style. Along with implemented lessons and class exercises, you will be able to work from personal photos, still life, etc. to create paintings of your choice with the guidance and advice Ashley and peers have to offer.  September 12, 19, 26, Octber 3, 10, 17. 1:00-4:00 PM. Members $80, Non Members $85.


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NEW: Afternoon Open Studio with Chuck Percherke

Come in with whatever media you want to work in: oil, watercolor, pastel or mixed media, and I will work on helping you create a better work of art. 
From beginner artists to all levels of experience you will have a great time learning with other artists how to improve your work. You may use your 
own photos or a still life set-up will be available. Thursdays, September 21, 28, October 5, 12, 19. 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Members $55, Non-members $60. 

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New: Watercolor Tips I Learned at Cheap Joe’s with Diane Murray

I will be sharing some of the things I have learned in the 4 week long classes at Cheap Joe’s I have attended, especially the one this summer with Frank Franchese. I will be showing how to include figures in an easy way, a new simple way to show light direction and ways to simplify a painting, yet make it look detailed, among other useful techniques. Wednesdays, October 18, 25 and Nov. 1.  1:00-4:00 PM. Members $40, Non Members $45.


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At the South Arts Gallery in the
Historic Schoolhouse in Bethel Park
2600 South Park Road 15102






Friday Painters


Every Friday morning the Friday Painters to meet at 10:00 a.m. the year  Bring whatever you are working on and join our group. The coffee is on. We help each other, have fun and instruction is available. Best of all its FREE to members and non-members! Bring a friend and join us!




Where to Find Us...

The Historic Schoolhouse,

2600 South Park Road, Bethel Park, PA 15102

Regular gallery hours are currently suspended due to a major renovation of the Historic Schoolhouse.  Stay tuned.  A grand opening will take place this fall, and we hope all of you will come!!

For more information, or any questions, email Sally Cordis:



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