Join us for Classes, Workshops, Short Sessions and Open Studios

The Old Town Triangle Art Center offers specialized art classes seasonally. Our spring session will begin in late March. There will be a Figure Drawing Studio on Mondays from 12 – 3 PM (March 19 – May 21). Joe Taylor will lead two Oil Painting classes: Tuesdays from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (March 27 – May 29 and Wednesdays from 6:30 – 9:30 PM (March 21 – May 23). Kathleen Newman will offer Pastel Painting (seven classes) on Wednesdays from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (March 28 – May 31) and Watercolor Painting (seven classes) from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (March 29 – May 31). Marie Kirk Burke will focus on Color! with Oils  (nine classes) from 1:30 – 4:30 PM on Wednesdays (March 28 – May 23).  Tom Francesconi will offer Watercolor Painting (eight classes) on Saturdays from 10 AM – 1 PM (March 31 – May 19).

OTTA members and recent students are invited to join us for open studio time ($10). Use these hours to complete a project, work out a problem or just play around with some idea that has been rolling around for a while. Open studio time is available on Fridays from 10 AM – 1 PM (March 9, 16 & 23).

Scholarships are available with a 50% discount on classes to those who find the tuition just out of reach. Visit the Old Town Triangle office or call (312.337.1938) for additional information.

Descriptions and registration information for these classes are available by visiting the “Art Classes” page. Check this page regularly for spring classes and summer workshop news.

The Leslie Wolfe Gallery

March 2018 will see watercolor artist, Bill Bartelt, sharing his take on Chicago’s unique beauty. This is your chance to reconsider CTA tracks, alleys, water towers and many other pieces of urban life that are, far too often, taken for granted.