Classes & Workshops

Advanced Observation and Painting Skills

  • Class starts on: Thursday, March 31, 2022
  • Duration: 6 Weeks
  • Thursdays | 09:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Main Campus
  • Fee: $305


Advanced students will gain further skills with oil or acrylic paint by learning how to really “see”. Observation from life inside and out, and why things may be the color they are, will be emphasized. Guidance in all areas of the process- color matching, drawing and paint application. Students will work with their own projects, and there will be demonstrations throughout the session. Skill level: Intermediate to Advanced

Required Supplies

Students provide their own supplies.


Barbara Tiffany

An artist her entire life, Barbara Tiffany joined the Crealdé faculty in 2012 and serves in multiple capacities. She manages the Painting & Drawing program, teaches adult classes and workshops, and serves as curator for the school’s gallery exhibitions. After a long commercial art career, she devoted herself to her painting in 1982. Her studies in classical painting were strongly influenced by her mentor, the late Maury Hurt, at the former Maitland Art Center, where she was an instructor and maintained a studio for many years. Tiffany’s work is included in many public collections. She continues to gather awards at juried competitions, and her work is solicited for state, national and international collections and exhibitions.

Barbara Tiffany
Instructor Bio
Advanced Observation and Painting Skills