Classes at the Spanish Village Art Center

The artists in Spanish Village want to share their love of art with you! Join in on the fun at our great summer camps, artshops and classes!

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Summer 2019: Ceramics and Art Camp for Kids at Studio 6

9 am to 12 pm, Monday to Friday

Studio 6


Grades 1-8



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Summer 2019: Ceramics and Art Camp for Kids at Studio 6

9 am to 12 pm, Monday to Friday

Studio 6


Grades 1-8



Sculpture Class

Saturday from 9am to 12pm

Studio 36

$35 per class

 (858) 692-8689 

STUDIO 36 Sculptors Guild Classes

Sign up for Saturday morning classes from 9:00 to 12:00am, taught by award-winning classical sculptor, Patty Palenschat.

Just $35 a class, a pay-as-you go, for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students.  You will receive individual attention to produce something you will be very proud of, get it fired at the studio, and finish it with a beautiful patina.  The instructor is a graduate in art from UCLA, a teaching credential from SDSU, and studied under A. Wasil, Mary Buckman, Moon Kim, and Barcelona’s Jorge Egea.

Call Patty for your first Saturday!




Lessons in Colored Pencils

Studio 34A


Instructor: Deb Gargula.

I offer lessons in various techniques on many different surfaces including paper (White and Toned), Dura Lar film, travertine, wood.

Contact me for lesson time and date.





Ceramic Classes for Children, Families, and Birthday Groups

On going - call and schedule a class today...

Studio 6

$20 for 2 hours

Age 6 and up



img_0956Create your own class.  We work in a lovely outdoor setting where the students can talk and play as they create the clay pieces of their

Artist instructor Elizabeth Woolrych will guide you with the correct ceramic techniques to successfully build your project.  Animal mugs,
finger puppets, masks and garden fairies are fun starting projects. 


Plein Air Watercolor Classes in Balboa Park

Wednesdays from 9:00am-11:00am Must sign up ahead of time.

Studio 6

$40 each

Ages 11 and up






Plein Air Watercolor with Michelle Gonzales.



Supplies available


Colored Pencils with Susan Salazar



Silk Dyeing & Fiber Based Jewelry & Other Textile with Judy Stinton

Studio 37



Jewelry, Basic Techniques with Maureen King

Studio 35

 619-236-1105 or 619-713-5295 


Abstract Acrylic Lessons with Madeline

3 hour lesson • $175

Open to beginners and Intermediates • Do not need to draw. Learn techniques and properties of acrylics by creating a sampler Layering, lifting, mixed-media embellishment, use of surfactants, alcohol alteration, sgrafitti will be experienced. Dynamic learning experience on a 22 x 30”, 140 pound archival watercolor paper. Contact Madeline for registration and materials list.

Visual Journaling with Madeline

Saturday and Sunday mornings 9:00-11:00am

Fee $160 • Materials list available at registration

Basic WATERCOLOR on mixed-media, archival paper • Record what you see as artists ”see”. This is an excellent way to learn watercolor as a beginner. 4 – 2 hour classes on site in Balboa Park’s Garden areas. Contact Madeline via e-mail to register.

Private Polymer Clay Classes

Studio 30

Adult & Children


Contact Ellie Hitchcock.

Adult Pottery

Thurs evenings 6:00-9:00pm

Studio 29

8 week sessions • all skill levels


Contact Mike Sisson.

Basic Basketry Classes with natural fibers

Studio 26


Call Lai Quon.

Art Glass Guild

Studio 25

A variety of glass related classes are available.

Blown Art Glass

Studio 19


By Appointment: Wednesday to Friday. Classes are available for individuals wishing to learn glass blowing. Introductory to advanced lessons available. All classes are one-on-one, all materials supplied. Contact Studio 19 directly by phone.

Egg Art & Kaleidoscopes

Studio 14


Age 6 and up



Make a one of a kind art egg kaleidoscope. All materials supplied for a finished egg kaleidoscope with stand.

Painting, Drawing, Masking

Saturdays 11 am to 1 pm

Studio 10

$20 per class materials included

Children 6 and up, and Adults


Drawing, painting and mask making with Charlotte Ibach

No RSVP required
No class on rainy days

Adult pottery classes

Tuesday 6:30-9:00 pm

Studio 6

4 classes $125


Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced. Contact Elizabeth Woolrych for details.

Children’s Pottery Classes

Every Saturday, rain or shine
11 am to 1 pm

Studio 6

No registration required, $20

Age 6 and up


Ongoing classes for children. Hosted by Elizabeth Woolrych.






Chinese Brush Painting on Rice Paper, Chinese Calligraphy

Saturday 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Sunday 9:30 am -12:00 pm

Studio 4

$160 for 6 classes

Adult and children over 16 years old