Classes & Workshops

Many of our members have events, classes, and workshops. Visit this page often to keep up with the ever-changing schedules.

Due to the COVI19 outbreak, we have had to cancel our meetings in April and June meetings, as well as all June, Paint Out events until further notice. Please check back to see when your favorite event has been rescheduled. 

Classes Taught By Our Members

 Charlene Hadwin: On March 7, 2020 play with paints like never before as you learn various techniques to create a unique abstract work of art. Mix your own paint as you familiarize yourself with the simple supplies needed to enjoy this medium. Discover the newest techniques used in fluid acrylic art and explore the dirty pour, swipe, balloon smashing, airbrushing and fluid flow pour methods. Practice, paint and take home your masterpiece. Beginners welcome. $20 materials fee. Information can be obtained at the following links or contact TMCC at (775) 829-9010.

Portrait Society of Reno

The Portrait Society welcomes everyone to the Wednesday portrait group which meets from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at Nevada Fine Arts, 1301 S. Virginia Street. The cost is $10.00 per session and includes a live model.

For more information, contact Kay Genasci at 359-2465

The Portrait Society exists to support, encourage, educate and keep alive the Art of Portraiture in Northern Nevada.

Portrait Society of Reno also has two shows coming up. Check back soon for more details.

Tricia Leonard’s Book Launch. 

Tricia’s book “The Artist’s Map to Success” that will be available through Amazon. There will be a prelaunch of the e-book for 99 cents on March 18th and then on April 9th, it will be available in print as well.

Abstract Workshop

Tricia will be teaching an Abstract Workshop for Sierra Watercolor Society, on June 26,27, and 28, at Temple Sinai, 3405 Gulling Road. The workshop starts at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm each day.

Acrylics Workshop

Tricia’s Acrylics class will be offered again at TMCC starting September 18th on Fridays from 9 to 12. Registration for this class should be available in June.

CRME Exploring Watercolor

Colleen Reynolds teaches ongoing watercolor classes at her business address, CRME Exploring Watercolor, 400 W. King St., Suite 111, in Carson City. She holds two, 2.5-hour classes four Thursdays each month. The first Thursday afternoon session (12:00-2:30 pm, Exploring Watercolor) is designed for intermediate to advanced painters. Students work on their own projects with Colleen’s guidance.

The second session (3:00-5:30 pm, Watercolor Instruction) is geared toward beginner to intermediate students. Colleen does a short instructional demonstration each week. Students then can practice the demonstrated idea, or they can work on their own projects.

Prices vary if taken by the week or by the month. Early payment incentives also apply. The best deal is $95/month (four classes) if paid by the 15th of the prior month.

Reception at the Governor’s Mansion

Friday, March 27, from 5:30 to 7.  People who plan to come should email me so I can provide some sort of headcount!

RSVP to Ronnie Rector at

If you’re a member and would like your event listed on this page or on the calendar please click on the button below to fill out the form.

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1506
Reno, NV 89505

Meeting Address

Moana Nursery Design Center

1190 W Moana Lane

Reno, NV 89509

Meetings and Events Have Been Canceled

Due to the COVI19 outbreak, we have had to cancel our August meetings and events as well. However, we are still meeting up for our August Paint Out. Click on our Paint Out Schedule to see when and where.  Please check back to see when your favorite event has been rescheduled. 

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