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Classes and Workshops for Adults and Teens

16 and up

Acrylics with Cara Merritt

4 classes

Morning and Evening classes available!

Morning class  begins Wednesday, December 5th  from 10:00-12Noon (three days only in December)

Evening class begins on Thursday, December 6th from 6-8pm. (three days, )

Fee:  94.00

Next sessions begin on Jan. 9th and 10th

New Offer:  Walk-in (one day) 40.00.  Call first!

We will have class sets available of all the supplies you will need to get started.  

Price for set: 50.00 (Includes 11 4 0z. tubes of paint, 2 9x12 canvases, set of brushes.)

All levels welcome.  

Cara will begin with a simple project that will focus on shape, color and blending, using the appropriate brush and will work with you on your level.

This class will repeat each month for four weeks.

Coming in January, February and March!  Two day workshops with Mary Ann Rozear!

Acrylic Pour and More

Friday, Jan. 18, 10am-4pm and Saturday, Jan. 19, 11am-4pm

Fee: 175.00

Learn the latest techniques! Create a pour the first day and come back the second day to take your pour to another level.  All materials included.


Creating Shapes with Oil and Cold Wax

Friday, February 15th, 10am-4pm and Saturday, February 16th, 11am-4pm

Fee: 175.00

Create shapes with oil and cold wax.  Use these shapes to create stucture in your work.  

Bring your own oil paints, old brushes, items to create texture. Bring paper towels and mineral spirits for cleaning

Oil sets are available in the art supply store here. Cold wax will be supplied.

Exploring Watercolor

Friday, March 15, 10am-4pm and Saturday, March 16th, 11am-4pm

Fee:  175.00

Learn techniques with watercolor and try new surfaces.

Watercolors and surfaces will be supplied.

Bring your own watercolor brushes.  Brushes are also available in the supply shop here.

Private Lessons in Oil

Karen Crenshaw is available for private lessons.  Please contact ArtExposure at 910-803-0302 if interested.


30.00 for one hour

50.00 for two hours.



Paint and Craft by Wine classes will be announced.  You may schedule your own by calling ArtExposure at 910-803-0302.

Paint by Wine with Karen Crenshaw


Create a fun Nutcracker on canvas. Choose your own colors and create a decoration or gift for Christmas!
Tuesday, December 11th
Fee: 35.00
Bring your own wine or beverage of choice

Wine and Craft with Sabine Baeckmann 

Wednesday, December 12th


Fee:  35.00                     

Take a break from the hustle of holiday shopping and do a little "Glassy Art"!

Unleash your creativity! Paint a beautiful holiday design on a wine glass or beer flute! Or, paint an ornament for your holiday decor! Sample designs provided for you to follow, or create your own design!

You can paint one for yourself or to give as a gift 

Come in and join us for a couple of hours of fun, and enjoy some snacks and beverages as well.  Bring your own wine!

Class costs $35 per person for one glass or ornament. Additional glasses may be purchased at $10 each. (Additional glasses for registered class attendees only.) 

All glasses, ornaments, paints and supplies will be provided. 

So come for a great evening of doing some "Glassy Art"

Classes for Children and Teens

Acrylic Painting for ages 8-15

 with Cara Merritt

Next session begins Thursday

December 6 from 4-5pm

3 weeks in December

This class will involve some drawing, but will focus on working with acrylic paint on canvases.

3 classes each month

Fee:  68.00

We will have class sets available of all the supplies you will need to get started.  

After School Classes for ages 8-14 

with Karen Crenshaw

These classes will involve a variety of media

(painting, drawing, collage, etc.)

Sessions will resume in January

Acrylic Class morning
morning class starts Dec. 5
Price: $94.00

Acrylic Class evening
evening class starts Dec. 6
Price: $94.00

Acrylic for ages 8-15
Begins Dec. 6
Price: $68.00

Nutcracker Paint by Wine
Dec. 11
Price: $35.00

Glassy Art
Dec. 12th ; Wine and Craft
Price: $35.00

Exploring Watercolor
March 15 and 16
Price: $175.00