The gallery space and studio are used for creative, collaborative workshops and events, far and wide. Artiste workshops allow you to learn a specialized skill, or engage your creativity, in a 1-day event.  

These uplifting workshops are convenient for busy schedules and ideal for people wanting to try a new artistic interest. We coordinate a variety of creative and healthy living workshops with local and nationally sought-after teachers, inspiring attendees to ignite their passions.

Signed up for one of our workshops? Make sure you check the supplies list!

            Cindy Walton

Art of Abstract Workshop with Leslie Newman

November 8-10, 2019

Join us for a full three-day workshop designed for new and experienced abstract artists, where you will learn from Leslie's demonstrations and guided exercises to help liberate your individual style.

Get out of your comfort zone, let loose your creativity, and get rid of that inner critic so that by the end, you will have your own beautiful abstract painting.

Class fee: $475

Time: 10am - 5pm @ Reibman Center  

Questions? Email us!


             Cindy Walton

Premier Coup 2 with Duane Keiser 

January 4-5, 2020

In this full two-day workshop, Duane Keiser will expand upon his original premier coup workshop with new exercises and insights. Included will be strategies for painting the ephemeral and using the time constraints of premier coup painting as a liberating, rather than confining, feature. Keiser will also discuss ways to use a tablet or phone as a natural, unobtrusive tool for painting. 

Attending the previous Premier Coup 1 is NOT a prerequisite for Premier Coup 2. 

Class fee: $375

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm @ NHC ARBORETUM

Questions? Email us!


Past Workshops

           Cindy Walton

Cold Wax and Oils Workshop with Cindy Walton

August 20 - 21st, 2019

Join us for a full two-day workshop learning how to utilize cold wax and oil paints in your artwork. 

Experiment, create and learn with us alongside Cindy Walton. 

Class fee: $310 

Time: 10am - 4pm @ ARTISTE STUDIO 


Premier Coup Painting Workshop  with Duane Keiser — 

July 13 - 14 , 2019 

Student's Feedback:

"There was an air of graciousness about the whole affair—as if you had invited us to a special celebration at your home." 

"For your first workshop, y’all knocked it out of the park!!! So nice not having to leave and find some lunch"

"Thank you for bringing this excellent experience to Wilmington."

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