~ Classes ~

All classes are held at 117 SW Roosevelt Ave, Bend, OR

www.sagebrushersartofbend.com

(Please scroll down to see all offerings)

SageBrushers Art Society Pet Policy: 

Only certified service animals (as defined by ADA) are allowed in the SageBrushers facility. While on SageBrushers property or within the facility animals must be kept on leash or contained at all times.

WEEKLY GROUPS - NO FEE - MEMBERS ONLY

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MONTHLY GROUPS/CLASSES

fee based

NO LUNCH N LEARN in MARCH

April 19 - Wayne Jiang

Requested donation: $3

For more information or to scheule a Lunch N Learn, please contact Martha Morvec: mmorvec@gmail.com.

Please RSVP to Martha as well for attendance; Seating is limited. 

Oil Painting - Open Studio Sessions with 

Mike Wise


Every Tuesday, 2:30PM-5:30PMThese drop-in open studio sessions are designed for oils artists looking to explore and develop skills in oil painting. Mike will provide technical assistance and creative insight to guide students in the painting process. Participants will receive individual instruction time. Each class will begin with a brief lecture/demo, reviewing fundamentals of oil, focusing on color mixing, paint application, brush strokes, and composition. 


Cost: $120/class - Members: $30/class - non-Members

All levels of experience are welcome

For more information contact mikewiseart@gmail.com

Michael Wise

Oil Painting Essentials with Mike Wise 

Tuesday, April 2, 9, 16 & 23; 5PM-7:30 PM -If you ever wanted to learn oil painting but believe it to be too difficult, messy or toxic, this course is for you. Oil Essentials is a 4 part course designed to teach the fundamental techniques of working with oil paints.  

Mike will provide instruction to simplify the painting process and use of oil paint without the use of toxic solvents.  Whether you’re a complete beginner or a somewhat experienced painter, this course will teach traditional techniques to create beautiful oil paintings! 

COST: 4 sessions= $120 Members; $140 Nonmembers

Optional Material Fee:  Instructor will provide ALL materials, for all 4 sessions for $20

To register contact mikewiseart@gmail.com

** Students who choose to bring their own supplies should only use NON Solvent Mediums & Paint thinners like Gamblin’s Gamsol

INSIGHT INTO MODULATIONS AS VALUE with David Kinker


Every Thursday through April 25; 9:30AM-Noon.  Value will always be a place to start and finish a painting. Learn powerful control of these elements as an aesthetic to visual mixing, and beyond. Building the foundations for better art, we will build upon and add skills as we move toward spring. Lecture, acrylic painting demonstration, and hands on individual instruction. 

Cost: $35/class

For more information contact dkinker@bendbroadband.com

Little Books for Little Gifts - with Penelope Youngfeather

Sunday, February 25, 1:00PM-5:00 - Click on link in title above to register and for more information

WISE WOMAN EMERGING - MIXED MEDIA COLLAGE - with Maria Wattier & Mattie Corya-Swanson

Sunday, March 10, 1:00-5:00 PM - click on link in title for more information - workshops currently full

Painting Pet Portraits with Michael Wise

Wedneday, March 20 & 27, April 3 & 17; 5:00-7:30PM - Discover the fundamental steps necessary to paint realistic animal portraits using classical oil painting techniques. This course will introduce students to best practices for oil painting and provide fundamental drawing skills needed to capture the "likeness" and realistically recreate a 3-dimensional form on canvas. All mediums welcome, class will focus on oil and acrylic. Open to both members and non-members,

Cost: $125 - 4 sessions

For more information or to register - mikewiseart@gmail.com