Classes taught by accredited teachers & gallery artists

Classes are made possible by a grant from The Community Foundation, Strengthening Inland Southern California through Philanthropy

Saturday mornings, 10:00-11:30 starting Sept 19th
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We encourage you to REGISTER FOR at LEAST 4 classes so you can attend our Mural & Portfolio project classes in November.
The more classes you take - the better artist you will be!

9/19 Create Personal Landscapes (Kandra Scullin)
9/26 My Family drawings and collage/mixed media (Ellen Boroch/Victoria LaVers)
10/3 Make a Personal Object (Ruth Woods)
10/10 Home drawings and mixed media (Jason Jackson and Staff)
10/17 Favorite location drawings and paintings (Kandra Scullin)
10/24 Favorite Animal drawings and watercolor paintings (Alma Borcuk)
10/31 Halloween / Day of the Dead theme (Ellen Boroch/Victoria LaVers)
11/7 My Heritage: Personal Mural design / Diego Rivera (Staff)
11/14 Finish Mural / Assemble portfolio from previous class projects (Staff)

Saturday afternoons, starting Sept 19th
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9/19 & 9/26 "Printmaking with Linoleum Block" - 1:00-4:00 (Dave Wescott)
10/3 "Magic with Silk Dyes" - 1:00-3:00 (Ruth Woods)
10/10 & 10/17 "Discover Drawing and Illustration" - 1-3:30 (Brian Harris)
10/24 "Learn Chinese Brush" - Autumn Themes - 1:00-3:00 (Alma Borcuk)
11/7 "Wire Wrapped Jewelry" - 1:00-4:00 (Rod Buell)

Additional adult classes will be announced in early October

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
An Evening of Painting, Good Eats & Great Wine

David Wescott, Instructor
6:30PM -8:30PM - Beginners to Advanced

An evening of good food, fun, & art. Bring an old apron, any art skills you have and plan to have a wonderful time plus, you will have a painting to go home with.

Cost:: $45 includes materials, food & beverage.
Class Limit is 16 Students, age 21 & older

Registation closes September 20, 2015

Saturday, September 26, 2015
3rd Annual Mountain Artists Studio Tour
from 11am to 5pm

Price includes:
Champagne & Dessert Reception
September 25th from 5pm - 6:30pm,
at the Mountain Arts Gallery.

On September 26, 2015 you will get the opportunity to visit the homes of over a dozen local artists, who create their works of art in their home studios.

Studios are set up in extra bedrooms, living rooms, lofts and some in spaces built especially as an art studio. The participating artists for 2015 are:

Brenda Gibson, oil
Mary Reider, acrylic
Ruth Woods, jewelry, silk scarves
Maureen Stratton, oil
Sandy Charlebois, oil
Pat Davis, oil
Rick Rotante, oil
Cynthia Young, glass, ceramics, paintings
Jon Olson, oil
Linda White, tile
John Hummel, photography
Neil Kennedy, pottery
Deborah Sposa, textiles

Plan your day NOW!
Start at one end of the mountain and visit as many home studios as you can!


Ticket may also be purchased at the following locations:
The Lake House
Prime Properties
Coldwell Banker Sky Ridge Realty

Maps and addresses of the home studios will be available when you purchase your tickets.

Price includes:
Champagne & Dessert Reception
September 25th from 5pm - 6:30pm,
at the Mountain Arts Gallery.

Meet the artists and enjoy the gallery. The reception is included in the price of your ticket!

Tour tickets will be available for purchase at the reception (Sept. 25th) and on tour day (Sept. 26th) for $20.

Don't miss this very special tour!

EVERY WEDNESDAY - Oil & Acrylic Painting
Helga Batman-Koplin, Instructor
9:30 AM -12:30PM - Beginners to Advanced

This is an on-going class with one of our Gallery's most prestigious artists, Helga Batman-Koplin. With over 20 years of teaching, exhibiting, demonstrations, and jurying Helga teaches this class at the Community Arts Center class: "Enjoy the art of oil and acrylic painting".

For high school and up; $35 per class or by the month ($125 for 4- 3 hour lessons). Recommended materials list is available by calling or emailing Helga. Students will learn to produce a painting from beginning to end, from lay out and mixing colors to finish! Contact or call: 909-336-5785

EVERY WEDNESDAY - Sumi-e & Chinese Brush Painting
Alma Borcuk, Instructor
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Teens & Adults

Alma Borcuk is offering her Sumi-e and Oriental Brush Painting class for older teens and adults on Wednesday afternoons in the CAC from 2:00-4:00 PM.

Alma will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding enrollment. Contact

Alma Borcuk is a nature artist whose painting style is much influenced by Asian painting techniques. Recently, her focus has been on traditional Sumie and Chinese brush paintings. She studies under premier master of Chinese brush painting, Dr. Ning Yeh who is known for his Emmy Award winning PBS art show and author of several art books.
Phone# 909-336-9289

EVERY THURSDAY - Special Needs Adult Class
Darlene Kraft, Instructor

Darlene Kraft welcomes any gallery or MAN artist to help her on Thursdays for a few hours with her Special Needs Class for adults.

Please contact if you can donate any time to help. It is a very
rewarding way to sp
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- temporarily closed for summer break
- please contact Jon Olson if interested in attending

This morning Open Studio Time on Mondays is available at no cost for Gallery and MAN artists to stop by with their materials and work with other artists on personal projects.

Please contact Jon Olson for additional information.

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