Joy of Art with Laura McCormick – Elementary – Mondays 5-6pm $ 108 members / $132 for non-members
For new and returning students. Instructor Laura McCormick will introduce your child to multiple media including watercolor painting, pastels, ink, charcoal and more. Laura is a freelance artist specializing in charcoal and pastel portraiture and has a unique and engaging way of teaching. All materials included. Ages 8+Learn More
Figure Drawing with Tania Henderson – Elementary -Tuesdays 5-6pm $ 108-144 members/$132-176 for non-members
Learn to draw people using basic drawing concepts such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, and design. Students will learn through guided exercises, observation, and by practicing to draw themselves and others. Extra time will be dedicated to drawing facial expressions, clothing, hands, and portraiture.Learn More
Art Exploration with Laura McCormick – Elementary Wednesdays 5-6pm $ 90-108 members/$110-132 for non-members
Instructor Laura McCormick will have weekly projects, and students are encouraged to explore a wide variety of art styles and techniques, while strengthening both their artistic skills and their understanding of art. Students are encouraged to work at their own level and stretch their imagination in a relaxed and fun environment.Learn More
Slimy Science with Kristin Quell-Garguilo — Elementary – Thursdays 5-6pm $ 126 Members/$154 Non-Members
Let’s make some slime! Experiment and practice measuring while making a new type of slime every day. We will run experiments with our slime creations, make crafts with lift over materials, and play with other kitchen chemistry actives. We will make Fluffy Slime, Glitter Slime, Oobleck andLearn More
Traditional Drawing & Painting with Carol Miller – Elementary-Saturdays 11:30am-1pm $ 135 members/$162 for non-members
Instructor Carol Miller graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in Commercial Art, specializing in Fashion Illustration and Portraiture. She studied at the Traphagen School of Design in NYC. Carol has been teaching at the Guild for many years and has helped hundreds of students develop their talents.Learn More
- You may register online or in person at the Guild where cash and credit cards are accepted.
- Classes are filled on a first-come-first-served basis.
- Tuition will be refunded if the class is cancelled or filled
- Classes not held due to inclement weather or the instructor’s absence will be rescheduled
- When the Ridgefield public schools are closed because of weather RGA is also closed. If the Ridgefield Schools announce a delayed opening, the classes at the Guild will start at their usual time.
Student Membership Costs $30 and Includes:
- Discounted fees for classes, workshops, life drawing and special events
- Opportunities to interact and create with other artists through RGA events
- Discounted fees for annual juried exhibition
If you would like to purchase a student membership online, please click here to be redirected to the membership page.
Take a look at what some of our students have to say about classes at the Guild. Thank you to Alanna Hill from “WCSU Presents” for this video.