Art Classes

Michelle S Burt Art Instructor

Art Classes and Workshops

Hello!  Are you ready to start creating? I really enjoy teaching and would love for you to join me.  Currently classes  available are Acrylic Wave PaintingSeascape workshopsSilk Scarf Painting, Alcohol Ink Abstract Art Classes and Workshops and Acrylic pour painting.  I teach at my Laguna Beach Art Studio and at the Sawdust all year long.  Available are group classes, private classes, corporate events, and private art parties.  Contact me for more information about scheduling a special class.

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Upcoming Schedule

Silk Scarf Painting - February 9th, 2-4PM

Laguna Seascape Workshop - February 16th, 10-2PM

Wave Painting Class - March 2nd, 2-4PM

Acrylic Pour Painting Class - March 16th, 10-12PM

Alcohol Ink Class - March 30th, 10-12PM

Silk Scarf Painting - April 13th, 2-4PM

Alcohol Ink Workshop - April 27th, 10-2PM

Acrylic Pour Painting Class - April 20th, 2-4PM

Class Details:

Alcohol Ink Abstracts Class

Saturday March 30th 10-12PM at the Sawdust
Experience the creative medium of alcohol inks with Michelle Burt! You’ll learn application techniques and touch on color theory tips with harmonious color palettes.
No previous experience is necessary. This is a fabulous introduction into an enjoyable creative form of expression, particularly for those who never dabbled in the arts before.

$95.00 | All Materials Included

Alcohol Ink Class

Abstract Alcohol Ink Workshop

Saturday April 27th, 10-2PM at the Sawdust
Create colorful, out-of-this-world abstract paintings using the joyful motion, flow and energy of alcohol inks. Michelle Burt will guide you step-by-step with application how-to, mixed media techniques, harmonious color theory, and sealant guidelines.  She will also go into detail about materials and tools.
No previous experience is necessary. This is a fabulous introduction into an enjoyable creative form of expression, particularly for those who never dabbled in the arts before.

$300.00 | includes all materials

Wave Painting Class

Saturday, March 2nd 2-4PM at the Sawdust

Learn how to paint a beautiful seascape in acrylic on canvas with Laguna Beach artist Michelle S. Burt! She will lead you through composition, discuss values and painting the waves step by step in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Each participant will leave with a completed wave painting ready to hang.

$95.00 | Includes Materials


Laguna Seascape Workshop

Saturday, February 16th 10-2pm at the Sawdust

In this exciting workshop you’ll learn how to paint a beautiful Laguna seascape using acrylic on canvas with Laguna Beach artist Michelle S. Burt. This essential 4-hour workshop will focus on composition, values and painting the seascape, step by step, in a fun atmosphere. Michelle will also cover color mixing on a palette and finishing techniques.

$250.00 | Includes Materials

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Silk Scarf Painting Class

Saturday, February 9th 2-4PM at the Sawdust

Saturday, April 13th 2-4PM at the Sawdust

Join Laguna Beach artist Michelle S. Burt in her beginning silk painting scarf class.This is a fun class sure to get your creative juices flowing, each student will leave with two beautiful one of a kind scarves ready to wear and share. Absolutely no previous painting or art background is necessary for you to be successful with this project. Michelle will demonstrate various techniques for you to learn and use to create your own scarves.

$95.00 | Includes Materials + 2 Silk Scarfs

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Silk Scarf Painting Class

Acrylic Pour Painting 

Saturday March 16th, 10-12PM - Laguna Beach Studio

Saturday April 20th, 2-4PM - Laguna Beach Studio

Let’s roll up our sleeves and have some FUN creating abstracts!

We will pick out colors you love, layer them and watch gravity play out as the paint rolls out on the surface.  Anything can happen, there is a surprise in every pour!

I will show you some finishing techniques and you will enjoy making the piece your own one of a kind dynamic art piece.  

If you are new to art or acrylic Pour painting this class is perfect for you!  We will create two  pieces of art during the class.  

$75.00 | All materials are included

Contact me to signup for this studio class.

Acrylic Pour Painting Abstract Class