Adult Programs


Exploring the Figure

Drop-in figure drawing with a live model. Embark on a drawing journey exploring your creativity and honing your skills. No formal instruction will be provided. Use this time to satisfy your inner artist.

Please bring your own drawing supplies and paper.

Starting 9/14

Thursdays, 5:30-7:30, Drop-in

Member: $15; Non-member: $20

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Beginning Painting

Students will learn the basics of acrylic paints and brushes and explore a variety of techniques and subject matter (landscape, self-portrait, and abstraction). We will cover the fundamentals of composition, tone, and blending colors.

Supplies included.

10/3 – 11/14 (No class 10/31)

Tuesdays, 5-7pm

Member: $140; Non-member: $150

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Art Night at the Blue

Grab your friends and enjoy a night out at the Blue! Spend two hours laughing and making art, while enjoying a glass of your favorite wine. Guided by a professional artist, create your own unique artwork to take home. Each month will focus on a different artistic medium. No experience necessary. Fun is our only requirement.

Join us for our Holiday Night on December 2nd

First Saturdays of the month, 7 – 9pm

Member: $30; Non-member: $35 (includes 1 glass of wine and all supplies)

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Pecha Kucha

Workshop participants will learn how to imagine, design and create a Pecha Kucha video about their organization that will serve as a marketing promotional tool for their work – informing and engaging residents and visitors while demonstrating that Placer County is a vibrant and creative place.

Attendees will create their unique story in the Pecha Kucha format.    Pecha Kucha is a worldwide approach to storytelling which keeps presentations concise and fast-paced delivering powerful short messages.

Workshop dates to choose from:

PlacerArts – New Workshop Date COMING SOON

December 1st –  9am – 2pm  @ North Tahoe Arts

Cost: $20.00 per person which includes lunch and registration

Instructor: Dani Whitmore

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Digitizing your Work of Art

Learn key tips and tricks to capturing great photos of your art! This workshop is designed to help you show off your work in a whole new light online and submitting your work to online calls for artists.

Lead by our Curator, Tony Natsoulas.

November 11th from 9-12pm

Free for Blue Line Art Members.


Art Journaling Workshop

Ages 18+

Interested in exploring where creativity and spirituality meet?

Join us for a workshop that explores using mixed-media art to guide participants through a creative journaling experience. Participants will gain skills in color and composition while learning to move beyond their self imposed limitations in a supportive and nurturing environment.

$55 Members; $60 for Non-members

$20 material fee

Saturday, 11/18 11-3:00pm

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The Artist’s Way Series

Using The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron as our guide, this class will jump-start your creative process, inspire your thinking around creativity, and introduce you to a supportive community. Through a mix of lectures, question and answer sessions, and experiential work in small groups, you will learn ways to discover and further develop your identity as an artist. No experience necessary!


Wednesdays, 6-7:30pm

Member: $95; Non-member: $110

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Interested in being a Teaching Artist?  Attend a free workshop in Sacramento