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Creativity Thrives Here

A welcoming and encouraging experience

At Art on the Roof, we’re all about helping you unleash your inner artist in a beautiful and relaxed environment. The studio and rooftop garden area is a perfect place to have fun and get creative with your friends, family, and even your coworkers. Registration is open to all age levels and there are many classes to choose from.

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Workshops

I have always had a creative side but Shelly awakens this whenever I visit her studio! She is encouraging, kind, and she is knowledgeable about the techniques required to put my vision on canvas. The studio is in a perfect location and inspires your soul. Enjoy! ~ Erin K.

All About Floral Watercolor Series

14 Jul - 14 Jul 20

This is a four week session on floral watercolors, meeting on Tuesday evenings July 14,21,28 Aug 4. We will start w some basic techniques-washes, dry brush, blending, etc. and continue with pen and ink for a finished product. The focus will be florals in bouquets and in a setting with a structure. I can’t wait to get in depth on painting with watercolors as so many people are intimidated by the medium and its really fun to paint with, and not nearly as…

Midnight Garden in Acrylic

16 Jul - 16 Jul 20

This is a stunning painting of spring blooms on a dark background. Participants will learn how to paint peonies, tulips, foxglove, and other flowers. I can’t wait to paint this one with you! Designed for ages 8 and older and all abilities. Space limited to eight participants.

Testimonials

I had the wonderful privilege of attending a private painting class with a group of friends, hosted by Shelley in her studio. We had a really fun evening together, and I walked away with a painting I am very proud of – and I have a challenge even drawing a stick figure!

Jane Pierce

Executive Director, Rathdrum Area Chamber of Commerce

I am no artist but she didn’t make me feel bad, instead she encouraged me to have fun with it. Once I loosened up and started having fun, I created a picture I could have never done on my own! Shelly wants to help others discover their passions and I could tell from this class.

Ann M.

I have always had a creative side but Shelly awakens this whenever I visit her studio!  She is encouraging, kind, and she is knowledgeable about the techniques required to put my vision on canvas. The studio is in a perfect location and inspires your soul. Enjoy!

Erin K.